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Re: New York Transformers sightings

Postby TeamAutobots51817 » Wed Jun 24, 2015 11:08 pm

I finally got Quickslinger aka Slingshots at TRU in Whitestone, NY yesterday I bought the last one so I hope you guys find him in stores.
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Re: New York Transformers sightings

Postby megatronus » Wed Jun 24, 2015 11:14 pm

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TeamAutobots51817 wrote:I finally got Quickslinger aka Slingshots at TRU in Whitestone, NY yesterday I bought the last one so I hope you guys find him in stores.

Wait, those are appearing in store now??
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Re: New York Transformers sightings

Postby TeamAutobots51817 » Wed Jun 24, 2015 11:54 pm

megatronus wrote:
TeamAutobots51817 wrote:I finally got Quickslinger aka Slingshots at TRU in Whitestone, NY yesterday I bought the last one so I hope you guys find him in stores.

Wait, those are appearing in store now??


yep $16.99
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Re: New York Transformers sightings

Postby TeamAutobots51817 » Wed Jun 24, 2015 11:58 pm

TeamAutobots51817 wrote:
megatronus wrote:
TeamAutobots51817 wrote:I finally got Quickslinger aka Slingshots at TRU in Whitestone, NY yesterday I bought the last one so I hope you guys find him in stores.

Wait, those are appearing in store now??


yep $16.99


I had to shrink them cuz it's too big
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Re: New York Transformers sightings

Postby TeamAutobots51817 » Wed Jul 01, 2015 6:14 pm

hey guys I found MP-06 Bluestreak at TRU in NYC today!!!
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Re: New York Transformers sightings

Postby megatronus » Wed Jul 01, 2015 6:45 pm

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Wha??? Which one?
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Re: New York Transformers sightings

Postby TeamAutobots51817 » Fri Jul 03, 2015 9:56 am

megatronus wrote:Wha??? Which one?


Masterpiece Bluestreak the Hasbro version
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Re: New York Transformers sightings

Postby megatronus » Fri Jul 03, 2015 10:36 am

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TeamAutobots51817 wrote:
megatronus wrote:Wha??? Which one?


Masterpiece Bluestreak the Hasbro version

Haha I meant which TRU. ;)

It's alright though - I picked up my Hasbro Bluestreak at Times Square. :D
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Re: New York Transformers sightings

Postby TeamAutobots51817 » Sat Jul 04, 2015 11:11 pm

megatronus wrote:
TeamAutobots51817 wrote:
megatronus wrote:Wha??? Which one?


Masterpiece Bluestreak the Hasbro version

Haha I meant which TRU. ;)

It's alright though - I picked up my Hasbro Bluestreak at Times Square. :D


my bad it's in Time Square that I found him.
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Re: New York Transformers sightings

Postby nycPrime » Wed Aug 12, 2015 11:26 am

Not sure if this is terribly helpful, but was going to Montreal this weekend, and happened to stop by a K-Mart about 5 minutes from the border. They had 1 platinum edition insecticons for $80, and a few CW Rook and Silverbolt. Memory is hazy after a long weekend, but they had a few CW legends (warpath?). Selection was paltry compared to the TRU near Montreal (they had Motormaster!).
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Re: New York Transformers sightings

Postby TeamAutobots51817 » Sun Oct 18, 2015 10:26 pm

I finally got MP-07 Starscream at my local TRU for $20 awesome price isn't it guys :D
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Re: New York Transformers sightings

Postby brokenchopstick » Mon Nov 23, 2015 8:20 am

TeamAutobots51817 wrote:
TeamAutobots51817 wrote:
megatronus wrote:
TeamAutobots51817 wrote:I finally got Quickslinger aka Slingshots at TRU in Whitestone, NY yesterday I bought the last one so I hope you guys find him in stores.

Wait, those are appearing in store now??


yep $16.99


I had to shrink them cuz it's too big


I picked mine up from Hypno-Tronic Comics which is a quick walk from the ferry dock at Staten Island. They still had a couple there, but not much else (maybe a Generations Doubledealer and Rhinox)?
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Re: New York Transformers sightings

Postby Trypticon976 » Tue Feb 23, 2016 9:14 pm

Hey guys if you live in Brooklyn Ny there are complete sets of combiner wars bruticus and all the legends class figures located at the target at the Barkley center :KREMZEEK:
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Re: New York Transformers sightings

Postby nycPrime » Tue Jul 26, 2016 1:43 pm

I've been seeing that some folks in the NY/NJ area have had success at their local discount stores as of late. I decided to check out the TJ Maxx in downtown Manhattan, and scored the last Sky Lynx for $14.99. The box is a little beat up, but the inside looks fine. There is also one Onslaught on the shelf, also for $14.99. That box looked like it was in decent shape.
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Re: New York Transformers sightings

Postby nycPrime » Mon Aug 01, 2016 2:44 pm

I was at the Atlantic Center in Brooklyn yesterday afternoon. Target didn't really have anything. But Marshall's had 3 CW Onslaughts and 3 CW Scattershots. Each figure was $14.99.
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Re: New York Transformers sightings

Postby nycPrime » Wed Aug 03, 2016 8:17 pm

3 MP Bumblebees @ Bay Pkway TRU
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Re: New York Transformers sightings

Postby Hwk13 » Fri Aug 18, 2017 11:21 am

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Re: New York Transformers sightings

Postby nycPrime » Fri Aug 18, 2017 3:21 pm

Anyone spot a TLK Voyager OP?
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Re: New York Transformers sightings

Postby Grimlocktimus » Mon Oct 23, 2017 7:18 pm

Found a RotF Ejector in the Rite Aid up the street from my place in Oneonta. Already had the figure second hand and figured it was cool enough to snatch up regardless!
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Looking for action figure/collectible shops in New York State

Postby BATTLEMASTER IIC » Sun Oct 29, 2017 12:37 pm

I've been ordering a lot of my collection from Amazon sellers and BBTS, but I was wondering if any action figure/collectible shops like BBTS exist in New York State. Of particular interest, does anyone know if there's such a shop within 3 hours of Rochester, NY, even in Canada?

A quick Google search brings up three locations on Long Island, but that's a long 7 hour or so drive for me.
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Re: Looking for action figure/collectible shops in New York State

Postby sto_vo_kor_2000 » Thu Nov 09, 2017 12:56 am

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BATTLEMASTER IIC wrote:I've been ordering a lot of my collection from Amazon sellers and BBTS, but I was wondering if any action figure/collectible shops like BBTS exist in New York State. Of particular interest, does anyone know if there's such a shop within 3 hours of Rochester, NY, even in Canada?

A quick Google search brings up three locations on Long Island, but that's a long 7 hour or so drive for me.

I'm a bit confused bye your request, I'm not sure exactly what kind of a store you looking for, are you looking for a big Warehouse type of store, or like a Collectibles place that might sell toys cards comics and other sorts of things

I live in Rochester myself and know of at least one anime store and an antique toy store in the area
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Re: New York Transformers sightings

Postby Seibertron » Thu Nov 09, 2017 4:40 pm

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I merged the request for toy shops in New York into the New York sightings topic. Better for local discussions.

I know of at least two stores in New York City but that's it!
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Re: New York Transformers sightings

Postby Kroenen » Tue Nov 14, 2017 5:52 pm

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Anyone in the Buffalo/Niagara area seen any POTP or Voyager TLK Megatron yet?

Gonna head out one final time before the holidays this weekend, figured I'd pick up any of these guys before the Holiday Rush.
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Re: New York Transformers sightings

Postby MaximusDanz » Thu Sep 20, 2018 5:55 am

Has anyone seen either Bumblebee movie figures or the G1 reissuse? Also the only POTP figure I haven't been able to find is Primal.
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Re: New York Transformers sightings

Postby BATTLEMASTER IIC » Fri Oct 12, 2018 6:37 pm

I just did a thread search for "Misfire". Has no one found any in New York State? Not even at Ollie's? I've been looking for one for awhile!
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