SWTF Darth Vader Obi-Wan 2-pack

SWTF Darth Vader Obi-Wan 2-pack

Friday, August 24th, 2007 8:07pm CDT

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An all-new 2 pack featuring Darth Vader and his arch enemy Obi Wan Kenobi apparently has been released. Brazilian found this "Galactic Showdown" set at a Wal-Mart in Union, NJ.

Galactic Showdown featuring Darth Vader and Obi Wan Kenobi

You can click the image above to view a larger image.

According to the packaging, both figures sport a new exclusive deco that's only available in the "Galactic Showdown" 2 pack. Happy hunting!

Credit(s): Brazilian


This article was last modified on Friday, August 24th, 2007 8:17pm CDT

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Re: SWTF Darth Vader Obi-Wan 2-pack (304628)
Posted by Seibertron on August 24th, 2007 @ 8:15pm CDT
Re: SWTF Darth Vader Obi-Wan 2-pack (304659)
Posted by magnusupreme on August 24th, 2007 @ 8:33pm CDT
cool
Re: SWTF Darth Vader Obi-Wan 2-pack (304679)
Posted by Liege Evilmus on August 24th, 2007 @ 8:48pm CDT
I can't say I'm intrested whatsoever in this.

Maybe a Tie-Fighter vs X-Wing in alt mode would be display worthy, and thats a pretty big maybe!

But this is just worse than crap to me.
Re: SWTF Darth Vader Obi-Wan 2-pack (304729)
Posted by Scaleface on August 24th, 2007 @ 9:13pm CDT
Has anyone ever made cutsom tech specs for SWTFs? Liek maybe having the Allspark Cybe animating ships and making them in the likenesses on their pilots?
Re: SWTF Darth Vader Obi-Wan 2-pack (304731)
Posted by Dinobot Nuva on August 24th, 2007 @ 9:14pm CDT
My Walmart has had these for a few weeks. Vader is a paler green/gray, and Obi Wan now has purple/blue instead of the maroon highlights he had before.
DN
Re: SWTF Darth Vader Obi-Wan 2-pack (304771)
Posted by muswp1 on August 24th, 2007 @ 9:30pm CDT
I saw this set twice last week and passed. SWTF's really don't interest me.
Re: SWTF Darth Vader Obi-Wan 2-pack (304778)
Posted by ShGarland_1383 on August 24th, 2007 @ 9:34pm CDT
This is news? At least the last couple of times I've gone looking for TF, I've seen this set out.
Re: SWTF Darth Vader Obi-Wan 2-pack (304796)
Posted by Liege Evilmus on August 24th, 2007 @ 9:44pm CDT
Scaleface wrote:Has anyone ever made cutsom tech specs for SWTFs? Liek maybe having the Allspark Cybe animating ships and making them in the likenesses on their pilots?


For the 3 that made it to my collection(by chance) I determined that since Star Wars happened "A Long Time Ago, In A Galaxy Far Far Away..."

These are Beast Wars Protoforms that were tossed into space during the Quantum Surge. In the depths of space, their sparks chilled and fizzeled out.

At this time the first to ecounter a ship encoutered Darth Maul's cruiser. It's pod scanned the ship and reformatted the blank inside it, although it never emerged(DM is packaged).

Later, a young Vader heard legend of this instance and sought out one of these pods. He found one, and it took the form of both him and his fighter. He asumed, it plagerized his image as part of it's need to copy a local form in both of it's modes.

Vader began merging his personal circutry with his new vessel...

Later still, another, rare twin pod was found, and copied the Eon Condor, staffed by space pirates Han Solo, and the Wookie ChewBacca. The two comandeered this vessle for a short while.

Vader, knowing something of the Condor's true nature sought this ship, earning Han, and Chewbacca a sour place in the Empire's eye. Eventualy, the Condor was lost in space as the two ejected from it to evade capture.

It was this though that inspired them to use every trick they had to seize the Millenium Falcon form Lando as it reminded them of the great ship they once had, and hence a new love afair for the three.

Still Vader seemingly maxed out the potential of his vessel and turned the mass total of what he knew about these "TransFormers" towards his Master's new Death Star project...

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This is the only way these make any sense to me, I just figure aply more of the same to the rest of the figures.
Re: SWTF Darth Vader Obi-Wan 2-pack (304964)
Posted by pittsburg_22_m on August 24th, 2007 @ 11:58pm CDT
I saw like 10 of these at Walmart in Webb City, MO. I hate Star Wars.
Re: SWTF Darth Vader Obi-Wan 2-pack (304981)
Posted by Anonymous on August 25th, 2007 @ 12:16am CDT
They both look better than the original decos, I'm getting them for sure. Isn't it strange that my no repaint rule doesn't apply to SWTF?
Re: SWTF Darth Vader Obi-Wan 2-pack (305007)
Posted by darth reven on August 25th, 2007 @ 12:36am CDT
alright it looks ok
Re: SWTF Darth Vader Obi-Wan 2-pack (305037)
Posted by decepticonjon on August 25th, 2007 @ 1:28am CDT
hey, i posted this topic 3 weeks ago with a pic.. it's been out for a bit.
Re: SWTF Darth Vader Obi-Wan 2-pack (305184)
Posted by Toyotus Superion on August 25th, 2007 @ 5:05am CDT
That thing has been out for 2 months now at wallmarts here in california. I didnt think anyone cared for these stupid SW TF
Re: SWTF Darth Vader Obi-Wan 2-pack (305269)
Posted by Wheeljack35 on August 25th, 2007 @ 6:27am CDT
My Walmart has it in the clearance section with Cybertron and the Classics this was supposed to have been put out a while back

I won't buy it I allready have both
Re: SWTF Darth Vader Obi-Wan 2-pack (305286)
Posted by Tigertrack on August 25th, 2007 @ 6:48am CDT
This be a skipper!!!

Is Vader's paint scheme different than the original release? I'd like to know the details on how, just to satisfy my curiosity.
Re: SWTF Darth Vader Obi-Wan 2-pack (305538)
Posted by Liege Evilmus on August 25th, 2007 @ 10:10am CDT
decepticonjon wrote:hey, i posted this topic 3 weeks ago with a pic.. it's been out for a bit.


Don't it suck when your posts get skipped over
Re: SWTF Darth Vader Obi-Wan 2-pack (305598)
Posted by decepticonjon on August 25th, 2007 @ 10:42am CDT
Liege Evilmus wrote:
decepticonjon wrote:hey, i posted this topic 3 weeks ago with a pic.. it's been out for a bit.


Don't it suck when your posts get skipped over


ehh, it's not like it's life changing news.. actually, quite the opposite :grin:
Re: SWTF Darth Vader Obi-Wan 2-pack (305601)
Posted by xOPtimUsZErOx on August 25th, 2007 @ 10:43am CDT
decepticonjon wrote:
Liege Evilmus wrote:
decepticonjon wrote:hey, i posted this topic 3 weeks ago with a pic.. it's been out for a bit.


Don't it suck when your posts get skipped over


ehh, it's not like it's life changing news.. actually, quite the opposite :grin:
:grin: lol
Re: SWTF Darth Vader Obi-Wan 2-pack (348336)
Posted by ermac4345 on September 17th, 2007 @ 1:05pm CDT
Nice try,Hasbro.
Re: SWTF Darth Vader Obi-Wan 2-pack (348343)
Posted by Anonymous on September 17th, 2007 @ 1:12pm CDT
So getting this set. Both decos look better than the original ones.

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