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Re: Steal of a Deal: Sales and Discounts at Online Retail and Brick-and-Mortar Stores

Postby Blitzwing is bae » Mon Apr 16, 2018 1:33 pm

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Pardon my french but holy S@#*! :lol: :lol: :lol: I just wish I was the one to find it :BANG_HEAD: :BANG_HEAD: :BANG_HEAD:
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Re: Steal of a Deal: Sales and Discounts at Online Retail and Brick-and-Mortar Stores

Postby Bumblevivisector » Mon Apr 16, 2018 2:39 pm

AlphaBass wrote:
Caelus wrote:Wrong button. Oops. Well, I'll roll with it.

AlphaBass wrote:I checked the Ollie's near Fredericksburg, VA. No Trypticon, but a bunch of Titans Return carded figures. Just two Decepticon ones though.


How much are they priced at? Might get some duplicates for customizing if they're super cheap.


$8, about half of what you'd find them at. Had about 2 boxes of them IIRC.
Saturday, the Westland MI Ollie's had that price too, but every case was the Triggerhappy/Twinferno/Krok/Quake case that's still shelfwarming at Meijer clearance for $10.60.

A one-off pricing snafu got me a Quantum Leap complete series box set for <$2 at my other Ollie's last month, so it wouldn't surprise me if this never happens again.
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Re: Steal of a Deal: Sales and Discounts at Online Retail and Brick-and-Mortar Stores

Postby bengear » Mon Apr 16, 2018 3:00 pm

in central ky, my ollies has trypticon at 19.99, i picked up two of the four they had on the shelf.
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Re: Steal of a Deal: Sales and Discounts at Online Retail and Brick-and-Mortar Stores

Postby Mangamike » Mon Apr 16, 2018 4:54 pm

i called all three ollie's near me (maryville/knoxville tn area) 12 minutes after this was firstpostred on reddit on sunday. No one had seen them yet.. just hoping to find one. Last year when Fort max showed up there, I called and a guy was snatching up ALL of them as I called, he let them hold one for me. the primes smiled upon me that day.
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Re: Steal of a Deal: Sales and Discounts at Online Retail and Brick-and-Mortar Stores

Postby Mangamike » Mon Apr 16, 2018 5:02 pm

Caelus wrote:
Black Bumblebee wrote:Did NOT find one at the Ollie's in Jackson, TN. I did find, last year, 20 Fort Maxs there (only bought 3 of them, though), so was hoping that lightning would strike twice. Alas, it did not.


I called the Ollie's in Maryville and Knoxville. No luck. Inventory person didn't have to look because apparently I was not the first person to call, and they knew there weren't any on last night's truck.


It could have been me, I called all 3 of them (knoxville/maryville/sevierville) as soon as they opened on sunday morning. Hopefully we get some around here soon.
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Re: Steal of a Deal: Sales and Discounts at Online Retail and Brick-and-Mortar Stores

Postby fenrir72 » Mon Apr 16, 2018 6:07 pm

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Blitzwing is bae wrote:Pardon my french but holy S@#*! :lol: :lol: :lol: I just wish I was the one to find it :BANG_HEAD: :BANG_HEAD: :BANG_HEAD:


Me too!
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Re: Steal of a Deal: Sales and Discounts at Online Retail and Brick-and-Mortar Stores

Postby Caelus » Mon Apr 16, 2018 7:26 pm

Mangamike wrote:i called all three ollie's near me (maryville/knoxville tn area) 12 minutes after this was firstpostred on reddit on sunday. No one had seen them yet.. just hoping to find one. Last year when Fort max showed up there, I called and a guy was snatching up ALL of them as I called, he let them hold one for me. the primes smiled upon me that day.


I was hoping to snag three - two for gifts and one for a custom - but if I find them maybe I should offer them up to Knox area Seibertron members first? Cost + a reasonable finders fee?
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Re: Steal of a Deal: Sales and Discounts at Online Retail and Brick-and-Mortar Stores

Postby fenrir72 » Mon Apr 16, 2018 11:21 pm

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Blitzwing is bae wrote:Pardon my french but holy S@#*! :lol: :lol: :lol: I just wish I was the one to find it :BANG_HEAD: :BANG_HEAD: :BANG_HEAD:


holy S@#*! Wish I could make a mod out of this too!
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?


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Re: Steal of a Deal: Sales and Discounts at Online Retail and Brick-and-Mortar Stores

Postby Nexusrayne » Tue Apr 17, 2018 5:10 am

I called the Ollies in Albany NY, no luck there, but if another local has any luck later this week, I will gladly throw in anothe 10 if they pick me up one too :D
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Re: Steal of a Deal: Sales and Discounts at Online Retail and Brick-and-Mortar Stores

Postby Lunarabbit » Tue Apr 17, 2018 10:31 am

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Caelus wrote:. . . maybe I should offer them up to Knox area Seibertron members first? Cost + a reasonable finders fee?


I was going to suggest the same thing. I'm all for it.
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Re: Steal of a Deal: Sales and Discounts at Online Retail and Brick-and-Mortar Stores

Postby Caelus » Tue Apr 17, 2018 12:38 pm

Lunarabbit wrote:
Caelus wrote:. . . maybe I should offer them up to Knox area Seibertron members first? Cost + a reasonable finders fee?


I was going to suggest the same thing. I'm all for it.


Cool. That's 3 of us then. Like I told MangaMike, I'm going to hit the Maryville Ollies on Thursday. If they have Trypticon, and he's $20 or less. I'll snag two extra, and we can meet up at some point.

Have you been to Token in West Knox/Farragut yet? It's like a bar & grill for geeks.
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Steal of a Deal: Price Drops on Select TLK Figures Online

Postby WreckerJack » Tue Apr 17, 2018 11:47 pm

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Re: Steal of a Deal: Sales and Discounts at Online Retail and Brick-and-Mortar Stores

Postby Rated X » Wed Apr 18, 2018 6:16 am

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Cogman anyone?
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Re: Steal of a Deal: Sales and Discounts at Online Retail and Brick-and-Mortar Stores

Postby Sabrblade » Wed Apr 18, 2018 6:18 am

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Rated X wrote:Cogman anyone?
If only.
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Re: Steal of a Deal: Sales and Discounts at Online Retail and Brick-and-Mortar Stores

Postby Rodimus Knight » Wed Apr 18, 2018 11:11 am

Sabrblade wrote:
Rated X wrote:Cogman anyone?
If only.


Hasbro: No one is going to want this character. We'll just produce a limited amount.

Fans: Where's Cogman? He's the best figure in the Line.
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Re: Steal of a Deal: Sales and Discounts at Online Retail and Brick-and-Mortar Stores

Postby o.supreme » Wed Apr 18, 2018 11:24 am

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Rated X wrote:Cogman anyone?
If only.


Hasbro: No one is going to want this character. We'll just produce a limited amount.

Fans: Where's Cogman? He's the best figure in the Line.


Well of course he has integration with TR/Generations (a much better toyline), pretty much the ONLY reason anyone wants him. ;) , I admit, that's the only reason why I'd buy one, if I ever saw one in the store. Paying $40-$50 online for a $15 dollar deluxe though...nope, not doing that.
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Re: Steal of a Deal: Sales and Discounts at Online Retail and Brick-and-Mortar Stores

Postby Emerje » Wed Apr 18, 2018 7:24 pm

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You can get Cogman from a seller on Amazon for under $30 right now. That's about what I paid after shipping to import the Takara Tomy version. It's annoying, but that's the only option Hasbro left Americans with so it's best to jump on the lowest prices when they show up.

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Re: Steal of a Deal: Sales and Discounts at Online Retail and Brick-and-Mortar Stores

Postby Sabrblade » Wed Apr 18, 2018 7:34 pm

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Emerje wrote:You can get Cogman from a seller on Amazon for under $30 right now. That's about what I paid after shipping to import the Takara Tomy version. It's annoying, but that's the only option Hasbro left Americans with so it's best to jump on the lowest prices when they show up.

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Re: Steal of a Deal: Sales and Discounts at Online Retail and Brick-and-Mortar Stores

Postby william-james88 » Wed Apr 18, 2018 9:29 pm

More Trypticon found at Ollies. this time, 19.99 a piece:

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Re: Steal of a Deal: Sales and Discounts at Online Retail and Brick-and-Mortar Stores

Postby Notesandtabs » Wed Apr 18, 2018 9:49 pm

How much to ship to california?
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Re: Steal of a Deal: Sales and Discounts at Online Retail and Brick-and-Mortar Stores

Postby william-james88 » Wed Apr 18, 2018 9:52 pm

Notesandtabs wrote:How much to ship to california?

Dont know, this is the guy who picked them up, wants 75$ for each plus shipping

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Re: Steal of a Deal: Sales and Discounts at Online Retail and Brick-and-Mortar Stores

Postby nycPrime » Wed Apr 18, 2018 10:01 pm

Hopefully no one buys it from him
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Re: Steal of a Deal: Sales and Discounts at Online Retail and Brick-and-Mortar Stores

Postby Cobotron » Thu Apr 19, 2018 7:02 am

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$12.99. $19.99. DAAAAANG! Now that is the dictionary definition of, Steal of a Deal.

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Re: Steal of a Deal: Sales and Discounts at Online Retail and Brick-and-Mortar Stores

Postby carytheone » Thu Apr 19, 2018 7:07 am

Motto: "shelf space may be fleeting, but plastic is forever"
Cobotron wrote:$12.99. $19.99. DAAAAANG! Now that is the dictionary definition of, Steal of a Deal.
No ****, 20 bucks is practically free :shock: :ic$:
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Re: Steal of a Deal: Sales and Discounts at Online Retail and Brick-and-Mortar Stores

Postby AlphaBass » Thu Apr 19, 2018 8:19 am

william-james88 wrote:
Notesandtabs wrote:How much to ship to california?

Dont know, this is the guy who picked them up, wants 75$ for each plus shipping

https://www.facebook.com/Kal.El6901?fre ... oup_dialog

Looks like they're leaking out. I'll check my Ollie's again, and if I find a few, I won't sell them for $75 + ship.
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