Vintage TF Jigsaw Puzzles

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Vintage TF Jigsaw Puzzles

Postby Gutts » Thu Aug 11, 2016 3:02 am

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I love Transformers and I like puzzles. They kind of transform too. Although it is quite extensive partsforming. Id like to collect them all and make a complete list of all vintage Transformers puzzles with pictures (pre Beast Wars era). They are nice and it would be sad to let them be forgotten. I havent seen some of their artworks used elsewhere.

Sadly, I havent found much about them so far. So Im trying to put together the whole picture again. I have some, Ive found photos or mentions of some more, but there is probably even more of them out there I dont know about yet. They were made by MB Milton Bradley / MB International, Arrow Puzzles, Whitman Golden, American Publishing Corp. APC, Takara, Showa. Mostly in UK, Canada and Japan.

Do you have some?
Do you know anything about them or where I might find more?
Who I should ask?
Id appreciate any help, clue or bit of information.

Thank you

Other sources:
http://tfwiki.net/~fortmax/artifacts/artifacts.html
http://tfmuseum.com

I know about these:
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(lower resolution version: https://c1.staticflickr.com/1/274/32324087162_ae64bd592c_h.jpg)

I've acquired these:
https://c1.staticflickr.com/1/372/32354098651_1445d814b6_h.jpg
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Re: Vintage TF Jigsaw Puzzles

Postby Gutts » Mon Jan 09, 2017 3:18 am

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Anybody knows them please?
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Re: Vintage TF Jigsaw Puzzles

Postby fenrir72 » Mon Jan 09, 2017 4:33 am

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Re: Vintage TF Jigsaw Puzzles

Postby fenrir72 » Mon Jan 09, 2017 6:06 am

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Re: Vintage TF Jigsaw Puzzles

Postby triKlops » Mon Jan 09, 2017 9:56 am

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Gutts wrote:Anybody knows them please?


G, here is a pretty complete listing from the organizational database i use, shmax.com .

https://www.shmax.com/products?q_filter ... yline=3533

If there is an issue with the link, DM me.
This should help you in your search.
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Re: Vintage TF Jigsaw Puzzles

Postby Gutts » Mon Jan 09, 2017 1:41 pm

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fenrir72 wrote:You tried ebay?

Yes, thank you, I check ebay regularly. com, ca, uk, ie, what other might be usefull?

triKlops wrote:G, here is a pretty complete listing from the organizational database i use, shmax.com

Thank you, that is nice list of puzzles. Although mostly modern ones.



Ive got all european puzzles that I know of. But I dont know if there isnt more of them. Do you have a tip for a member here or known Transformers knowledge masters? Canadians? I dont know much about canadian puzzles (the line with Espionage, Strategy,...)

Updated picture of all puzzles I know of with crossed out acquired ones:
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Re: Vintage TF Jigsaw Puzzles

Postby Gutts » Mon Jan 23, 2017 2:02 pm

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Re: Vintage TF Jigsaw Puzzles

Postby triKlops » Mon Jan 23, 2017 4:53 pm

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Gutts wrote:First post updated with updated image with more information.


Nice to see new ones popping up! ;)^
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