Movie Preview Optimus Prime and Starscream Listings on Wal-Mart's Website

Transformers News: Movie Preview Optimus Prime and Starscream Listings on Wal-Mart's Website

Tuesday, February 6th, 2007 5:12PM CST

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It looks like the Transformers Movie toy craze has begun. Today Walmart.com has posted listings for both Transformers Movie Preview figures Optimus Prime and Starscream. Both figures were listed as in stock earlier today but are now listed out of stock. Also the page for Optimus Prime will no longer display.
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Re: Movie Preview Optimus Prime and Starscream Listings on Wal-Mart's Website (13360)
Posted by Hotrod on February 6th, 2007 @ 5:20pm CST
Front paged and credited.
Re: Movie Preview Optimus Prime and Starscream Listings on Wal-Mart's Website (13367)
Posted by 1337W422102 on February 6th, 2007 @ 5:27pm CST
By "Prima," you mean "Prime," right?
Re: Movie Preview Optimus Prime and Starscream Listings on Wal-Mart's Website (13378)
Posted by Flashwave on February 6th, 2007 @ 5:36pm CST
Prime's link is so bad, it goes to the movie home
Re: Movie Preview Optimus Prime and Starscream Listings on Wal-Mart's Website (13386)
Posted by GetterDragun on February 6th, 2007 @ 5:38pm CST
Was this real or are they going to cancel the orders?
Re: Movie Preview Optimus Prime and Starscream Listings on Wal-Mart's Website (13394)
Posted by Liege Evilmus on February 6th, 2007 @ 5:41pm CST
They did the same thing with Cybertron Metroplex, they listed him way to early with Menasaurs picture.
Re: Movie Preview Optimus Prime and Starscream Listings on Wal-Mart's Website (13675)
Posted by Bugbite on February 6th, 2007 @ 8:47pm CST
I was going to type something really sarcastic. But desided that it's not worth it, these dumb figures are going to come out and people will buy them. I'm sure there will be a couple of good looking movie figures, but the preveiw figures are not them. It's best to save that 20 bucks for something worth while. But if you like those "flaming turds", get them it will just make room for good figures, like more overstock Sgt. Slaughter/Iron Sheik 2 packs. :P
Re: Movie Preview Optimus Prime and Starscream Listings on Wal-Mart's Website (13709)
Posted by Seibertron on February 6th, 2007 @ 9:29pm CST
I ordered them this morning. It has my order listed as pending. I'm waiting for the email tomorrow that says these items are on backorder or that my order has been canceled. If they somehow got a set early, then I'll share the galleries with you guys as fast as I can when I receive them. I "paid" for overnight shipping so I should hopefully receive them on Thursday.

Walmart.com wrote:Subtotal $19.74
Shipping $29.94

Subtotal for this Shipment $49.68

Transformers Movie Preview: Optimus Prime
Will arrive between Wednesday, 02/07/07, and Friday, 02/09/07 1 $9.87 Processing

Transformers Movie Preview: Starscream
Will arrive between Wednesday, 02/07/07, and Friday, 02/09/07 1 $9.87 Processing
Re: Movie Preview Optimus Prime and Starscream Listings on Wal-Mart's Website (13713)
Posted by Wheeljack35 on February 6th, 2007 @ 9:35pm CST
Good Luck with that Ryan But I suspect that you will get an email saying it is on backorder
Re: Movie Preview Optimus Prime and Starscream Listings on Wal-Mart's Website (13721)
Posted by jsmith41 on February 6th, 2007 @ 9:55pm CST
*Mixmaster* wrote:I was going to type something really sarcastic. But desided that it's not worth it, these dumb figures are going to come out and people will buy them. I'm sure there will be a couple of good looking movie figures, but the preveiw figures are not them. It's best to save that 20 bucks for something worth while. But if you like those "flaming turds", get them it will just make room for good figures, like more overstock Sgt. Slaughter/Iron Sheik 2 packs. :P


Preach on, that basically sums up my opinion on the movie figures in general.
Re: Movie Preview Optimus Prime and Starscream Listings on Wal-Mart's Website (13821)
Posted by Emperor Primacron the 1st on February 6th, 2007 @ 11:29pm CST
jsmith41 wrote:
*Mixmaster* wrote:I was going to type something really sarcastic. But desided that it's not worth it, these dumb figures are going to come out and people will buy them. I'm sure there will be a couple of good looking movie figures, but the preveiw figures are not them. It's best to save that 20 bucks for something worth while. But if you like those "flaming turds", get them it will just make room for good figures, like more overstock Sgt. Slaughter/Iron Sheik 2 packs. :P


Preach on, that basically sums up my opinion on the movie figures in general.


More for me then. :grin: :D :mrgreen:
Re: Movie Preview Optimus Prime and Starscream Listings on Wal-Mart's Website (13832)
Posted by GetterDragun on February 6th, 2007 @ 11:56pm CST
*Mixmaster* wrote:I was going to type something really sarcastic. But desided that it's not worth it, these dumb figures are going to come out and people will buy them. I'm sure there will be a couple of good looking movie figures, but the preveiw figures are not them. It's best to save that 20 bucks for something worth while. But if you like those "flaming turds", get them it will just make room for good figures, like more overstock Sgt. Slaughter/Iron Sheik 2 packs. :P


That's just your opinion and that's fine, but most likely the majority of the people on this site will buy them. I definitely will have them.

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