Kreon Micro-Changers In-package pics plus how to identify blind packaged Kreons

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Re: Kreon Micro-Changers In-package pics plus how to identify blind packaged Kreons

Postby GuyIncognito » Tue Jul 17, 2012 11:24 am

Do we have ANY idea at all about when these are going to be in stores? Like, this summer? Fall? 2013?
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Re: Kreon Micro-Changers In-package pics plus how to identify blind packaged Kreons

Postby Midnight_Fox » Tue Jul 17, 2012 11:30 am

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GuyIncognito wrote:Do we have ANY idea at all about when these are going to be in stores? Like, this summer? Fall? 2013?


Considering the very first post says they're already showing up at comic stores? I'd say this summer. ;)
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Re: Kreon Micro-Changers In-package pics plus how to identify blind packaged Kreons

Postby Megatron Wolf » Tue Jul 17, 2012 12:24 pm

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whats the point of doing blind packs if you can ID them, i guess its a good thing so you dont have to waste money looking for 1 figure but still it defeats the point of doing blind packs.
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Re: Kreon Micro-Changers In-package pics plus how to identify blind packaged Kreons

Postby RAcast » Tue Jul 17, 2012 12:44 pm

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Megatron Wolf wrote:whats the point of doing blind packs if you can ID them, i guess its a good thing so you dont have to waste money looking for 1 figure but still it defeats the point of doing blind packs.


If I had to guess, I'd say it has something to do with there being a certain number of each item in each case (or perhaps a certain range, like 1-2 of item A, 1-3 of item B, etc.). Otherwise, they could end up shipping entire cases of only item A. That could result in a drop in sales of the product if people don't think they can get anything other than item A, which is the point of blindpacks.
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Re: Kreon Micro-Changers In-package pics plus how to identify blind packaged Kreons

Postby Screamfleet » Tue Jul 17, 2012 3:13 pm

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Really? I've just been fondling them looking for the weapons. Is there a site that tells you how to decipher the code?

Also, can't wait for these to show up in other stores, my local comic stores suck.


There indeed is.

I dont know which megabloks you buy, but I know marvel and halo have codes, there's lists out there.
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Re: Kreon Micro-Changers In-package pics plus how to identify blind packaged Kreons

Postby ILL-Star » Tue Jul 17, 2012 4:38 pm

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I'll actually get them now seeing that each one has a different code.
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Re: Kreon Micro-Changers In-package pics plus how to identify blind packaged Kreons

Postby triKlops » Tue Jul 17, 2012 6:48 pm

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this is pretty awesome
even better now with the codes

whats the price point on these guys??!
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Re: Kreon Micro-Changers In-package pics plus how to identify blind packaged Kreons

Postby RAcast » Tue Jul 17, 2012 10:25 pm

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triKlops wrote:this is pretty awesome
even better now with the codes

whats the price point on these guys??!


$2.99, I think?
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Re: Kreon Micro-Changers In-package pics plus how to identify blind packaged Kreons

Postby GuyIncognito » Wed Jul 18, 2012 8:01 am

triKlops wrote:this is pretty awesome
even better now with the codes

whats the price point on these guys??!


BBTS is selling them individually for $2.49 each ($2.34 each if you buy them by the case).

My guess is the retail price (in brick-and-mortar stores) will be about $1.99 or $2.49. (Of course, TRU will probably try to sell them for like $3.99, cause that's how they do.)
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Re: Kreon Micro-Changers In-package pics plus how to identify blind packaged Kreons

Postby triKlops » Wed Jul 18, 2012 9:58 am

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thanks for the info guys

it will be interesting to see if these hit a store like 5below with an even steeper discount
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Re: Kreon Micro-Changers In-package pics plus how to identify blind packaged Kreons

Postby MCutter » Mon Jul 30, 2012 5:09 pm

Has anyone seen these in stores yet? If so, where?
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Re: Kreon Micro-Changers In-package pics plus how to identify blind packaged Kreons

Postby AutobotTrainer » Thu Sep 20, 2012 11:55 am

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Re: Kreon Micro-Changers In-package pics plus how to identify blind packaged Kreons

Postby GuyIncognito » Thu Sep 20, 2012 11:57 am

I got them at TRU (Langhorne, PA) about three weeks ago.
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Re: Kreon Micro-Changers In-package pics plus how to identify blind packaged Kreons

Postby chuckdawg1999 » Mon Nov 19, 2012 3:38 pm

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Don't know if anyone else has noticed this but the numbers on the blind packs has changed. It looks like the third digit has increased by one while the fourth digit had reset. I'm not sure if it was just the walgreens I went to but the important numbers are the last 2. For example the code on the Sunstorm I bought is 215119 the carry over numbers are 19. I hope this helps some folks out.
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Re: Kreon Micro-Changers In-package pics plus how to identify blind packaged Kreons

Postby RAcast » Mon Nov 19, 2012 3:46 pm

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chuckdawg1999 wrote:Don't know if anyone else has noticed this but the numbers on the blind packs has changed. It looks like the third digit has increased by one while the fourth digit had reset. I'm not sure if it was just the walgreens I went to but the important numbers are the last 2. For example the code on the Sunstorm I bought is 215119 the carry over numbers are 19. I hope this helps some folks out.

Only the last number matters anyway. Sunstorm is 9.
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