Release Question

Feel free to discuss anything about any of the thousands of Transformer toys here. Anything from Generation 1 all the way to the soon to be released, the never to be released or the hope to be released is fair game! Want to show off your stuff? Please post your's and see others in the Transformers Collections Forum.

Release Question

Postby shockblast2 » Wed Nov 06, 2013 9:42 am

Weapon: Energon Crossbow
So, what is up with the release of Generations Legends Cosmos and Swerve? We are getting Rhinox and Doubledealer a month early, so why have we been jipped so far on Cosmos and Swerve, when they were supposed to be released last month? There are not even preorders for these guys at this point. Did Hasbro scrap the Legends line already or what?
Anti-Nerdrage Coalition President
"I am not just the founder, but also its first client"

Image
shockblast2
Transmetal Warrior
Posts: 831
Joined: Fri Aug 19, 2011 6:23 am

Re: Release Question

Postby fenrir72 » Wed Nov 06, 2013 4:03 pm

Motto: "Power to the strong and the right!"
Weapon: Plasma Cannon
Problems with the Chinese labor force?
Buy Official Hb/TakaraTitancityformers at retail price or else the 3rd party makers win!

"Shelfwarming"
Btw, its been nearly a year now and TR Soundwave and Blaster aren't moving in the shelve of TRU, is that shelfwarming or what?



Аорситкик-йикдид,Законопроект88-дебил
User avatar
fenrir72
God Of Transformers
Posts: 10052
News Credits: 59
Joined: Wed Aug 10, 2005 3:37 am
Location: SEA
Buy from fenrir72 on eBay
Alt Mode: Mobile Ground Fortress
Strength: 9
Intelligence: 9
Speed: 6
Endurance: 10+
Rank: 9
Courage: 10
Firepower: 8
Skill: 9

Re: Release Question

Postby GuyIncognito » Wed Nov 06, 2013 4:08 pm

fenrir72 wrote:Problems with the Chinese labor force?


TFs are made in Viet Nam.
User avatar
GuyIncognito
Faction Commander
Posts: 4938
News Credits: 12
Joined: Thu Dec 06, 2007 9:06 am
Location: Bucks County, Pennsylvania
Buy from GuyIncognito on eBay

Re: Release Question

Postby fenrir72 » Wed Nov 06, 2013 8:45 pm

Motto: "Power to the strong and the right!"
Weapon: Plasma Cannon
GuyIncognito wrote:
fenrir72 wrote:Problems with the Chinese labor force?


TFs are made in Viet Nam.


Not all of them yet. Masterpiece and Go! is made in Viet Nam but the others are still made in China >:oP
Buy Official Hb/TakaraTitancityformers at retail price or else the 3rd party makers win!

"Shelfwarming"
Btw, its been nearly a year now and TR Soundwave and Blaster aren't moving in the shelve of TRU, is that shelfwarming or what?



Аорситкик-йикдид,Законопроект88-дебил
User avatar
fenrir72
God Of Transformers
Posts: 10052
News Credits: 59
Joined: Wed Aug 10, 2005 3:37 am
Location: SEA
Buy from fenrir72 on eBay
Alt Mode: Mobile Ground Fortress
Strength: 9
Intelligence: 9
Speed: 6
Endurance: 10+
Rank: 9
Courage: 10
Firepower: 8
Skill: 9

Re: Release Question

Postby fenrir72 » Thu Nov 07, 2013 4:13 am

Motto: "Power to the strong and the right!"
Weapon: Plasma Cannon
GuyIncognito wrote:
fenrir72 wrote:Problems with the Chinese labor force?


TFs are made in Viet Nam.


:roll:

My TG-23 and TG-24 (the latest Tomy release before the Orion and Megatronus set) is still made in China. So maybe you should not "reword" your shoot from the hip, blanket over generalization of the entire franchise.
Buy Official Hb/TakaraTitancityformers at retail price or else the 3rd party makers win!

"Shelfwarming"
Btw, its been nearly a year now and TR Soundwave and Blaster aren't moving in the shelve of TRU, is that shelfwarming or what?



Аорситкик-йикдид,Законопроект88-дебил
User avatar
fenrir72
God Of Transformers
Posts: 10052
News Credits: 59
Joined: Wed Aug 10, 2005 3:37 am
Location: SEA
Buy from fenrir72 on eBay
Alt Mode: Mobile Ground Fortress
Strength: 9
Intelligence: 9
Speed: 6
Endurance: 10+
Rank: 9
Courage: 10
Firepower: 8
Skill: 9

Re: Release Question

Postby JelZe GoldRabbit » Thu Nov 07, 2013 5:07 am

Motto: "The only good is knowledge, and the only evil is ignorance."
Weapon: Dual Bladed Sword
Just because an item is "late" doesn't mean it's canceled, you silly boys. Something tells me they'll released alongside the next set of Deluxes (Waspinator, Goldfire, Skids and Dreadwing), I'm estimating within the holiday shopping season. Just have a little more patience before putting on the doom thinker hat :)
"I have Autism and I'm proud of it!" - Myself

Top 5 Priorities:

1) BW Neo X-7 Elphaorpha
2) RiD 2001 Dreadwind & Smokejumper
3) RiD 2001 Destructicons Bludgeon & Scourge
4) Universe 2003 Night Slash Cheetor
5) BW Convobat (red) & Megalligator (purple)

If anyone has spare RiD Mini-Con armor pieces for Glacius and Beastbox, hit me up!

The resident Rewind... well, half of one :lol:

- Jelze Bunnycat =:3
User avatar
JelZe GoldRabbit
God Of Transformers
Posts: 19248
News Credits: 23
Joined: Thu Feb 17, 2005 5:45 am
Location: McKinney, Texas, USA; Delft, the Netherlands
Strength: 5
Intelligence: 9
Speed: 8
Endurance: 7
Rank: 1
Courage: 6
Skill: 5

Re: Release Question

Postby GuyIncognito » Thu Nov 07, 2013 8:20 am

fenrir72 wrote:
GuyIncognito wrote:
fenrir72 wrote:Problems with the Chinese labor force?


TFs are made in Viet Nam.


:roll:

My TG-23 and TG-24 (the latest Tomy release before the Orion and Megatronus set) is still made in China. So maybe you should not "reword" your shoot from the hip, blanket over generalization of the entire franchise.


Whatever. Either way, I think your blanket over-generalization that the problem is "the Chinese workforce" is baseless. Has/Tak juggles their release schedule all the time, and sometimes figures just disappear.
User avatar
GuyIncognito
Faction Commander
Posts: 4938
News Credits: 12
Joined: Thu Dec 06, 2007 9:06 am
Location: Bucks County, Pennsylvania
Buy from GuyIncognito on eBay

Re: Release Question

Postby fenrir72 » Thu Nov 07, 2013 8:50 am

Motto: "Power to the strong and the right!"
Weapon: Plasma Cannon
:roll:
Buy Official Hb/TakaraTitancityformers at retail price or else the 3rd party makers win!

"Shelfwarming"
Btw, its been nearly a year now and TR Soundwave and Blaster aren't moving in the shelve of TRU, is that shelfwarming or what?



Аорситкик-йикдид,Законопроект88-дебил
User avatar
fenrir72
God Of Transformers
Posts: 10052
News Credits: 59
Joined: Wed Aug 10, 2005 3:37 am
Location: SEA
Buy from fenrir72 on eBay
Alt Mode: Mobile Ground Fortress
Strength: 9
Intelligence: 9
Speed: 6
Endurance: 10+
Rank: 9
Courage: 10
Firepower: 8
Skill: 9

Re: Release Question

Postby fenrir72 » Thu Nov 07, 2013 8:52 am

Motto: "Power to the strong and the right!"
Weapon: Plasma Cannon
GuyIncognito wrote:
fenrir72 wrote:
GuyIncognito wrote:
fenrir72 wrote:Problems with the Chinese labor force?


TFs are made in Viet Nam.


:roll:

My TG-23 and TG-24 (the latest Tomy release before the Orion and Megatronus set) is still made in China. So maybe you should not "reword" your shoot from the hip, blanket over generalization of the entire franchise.


Whatever. Either way, I think your blanket over-generalization that the problem is "the Chinese workforce" is baseless. Has/Tak juggles their release schedule all the time, and sometimes figures just disappear.


:roll:

As in how does a foot in the mouth taste huh!

http://money.cnn.com/2013/07/29/news/co ... ina-labor/

http://www.businessinsider.com/chinas-l ... em-2012-12

http://www.forbes.com/sites/timworstall ... ple-again/
Last edited by fenrir72 on Thu Nov 07, 2013 9:05 am, edited 1 time in total.
Buy Official Hb/TakaraTitancityformers at retail price or else the 3rd party makers win!

"Shelfwarming"
Btw, its been nearly a year now and TR Soundwave and Blaster aren't moving in the shelve of TRU, is that shelfwarming or what?



Аорситкик-йикдид,Законопроект88-дебил
User avatar
fenrir72
God Of Transformers
Posts: 10052
News Credits: 59
Joined: Wed Aug 10, 2005 3:37 am
Location: SEA
Buy from fenrir72 on eBay
Alt Mode: Mobile Ground Fortress
Strength: 9
Intelligence: 9
Speed: 6
Endurance: 10+
Rank: 9
Courage: 10
Firepower: 8
Skill: 9

Re: Release Question

Postby GuyIncognito » Thu Nov 07, 2013 9:04 am

Is this like a personal crusade for you? What's your problem?
User avatar
GuyIncognito
Faction Commander
Posts: 4938
News Credits: 12
Joined: Thu Dec 06, 2007 9:06 am
Location: Bucks County, Pennsylvania
Buy from GuyIncognito on eBay


Return to Transformers Toys Discussion

Ending Soon On eBay

Inferno Universe Transformers G2 Series RID Voyager Class Hasbro 2008 MISP! - Time Remaining: 1 day 10 hours 2 minutes 22 seconds
TRANSFORMERS SWEEPS 3-pack SET Botcon 2009 Exclusive Figures **FACTORY Sealed! - Time Remaining: 5 days 4 hours 6 minutes 53 seconds
Vector Prime Universe Cybertron Transformers RID Voyager Class Hasbro 2008 MISP - Time Remaining: 1 day 21 hours 6 minutes 55 seconds
Transformers Generation 2 Autobot Minicar Beachcomber Minibot G2 MOC 1992 Sealed - Time Remaining: 4 days 13 hours 8 minutes 11 seconds
Transformers Combiner Wars Bruticus Hasbro Action Figure - Time Remaining: 1 day 22 hours 8 minutes 44 seconds
Transformers Prime Beast Hunters BULKHEAD DELUXE Class New g1 roadbuster - Time Remaining: 7 days 12 minutes 22 seconds
Transformers Generations/Classics G-1 IDW SCOOP New unopened DELUXE CLASS - Time Remaining: 4 days 21 hours 12 minutes 26 seconds
Transformers Universe RID Series * PROWL * New unopened g-1 colors Deluxe Class - Time Remaining: 1 day 8 hours 12 minutes 22 seconds
Transformers Podcast: Twincast / Podcast #184 - The Search For Alpha Trion
Twincast / Podcast #184:
"The Search For Alpha Trion"
MP3 · iTunes · RSS · View · Discuss · Ask
Posted: Sunday, September 17th, 2017
Website Security Test