Show Posts

This section allows you to view all posts made by this member. Note that you can only see posts made in areas you currently have access to.


Messages - Scockery

Pages: 1 ... 81 82 83 84 85 [86] 87 88 89 90 91 ... 125
1276
TV-9D9 / Re: The Clone Wars - Season Four Discussion Thread
« on: October 19, 2011, 11:35 AM »
I'm tired of Sam Witwer. Also, Clancy Brown, Miguel Ferrer and a few others. Good for them getting work, but cartoon villains are starting to sound the same like they did in the 70's and 80's.

Padishah Emperor of the Known Universe Shaddam Corrino IV does voice-over work for cartoons?  :o

News to me. Great news!


You are thinking of the late Jose Ferrer, Miguel's father.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Miguel_Ferrer

Miguel Ferrer was in The Stand, Robo-Cop and played the Weather Wizard in the unaired live action Justice League pilot (you can see it on youtube, it's painfully bad)

1277
TV-9D9 / Re: The Clone Wars - Season Four Discussion Thread
« on: October 19, 2011, 10:22 AM »
I'm tired of Sam Witwer. Also, Clancy Brown, Miguel Ferrer and a few others. Good for them getting work, but cartoon villains are starting to sound the same like they did in the 70's and 80's.

1278
The Clone Wars '08-'13 / Re: Clone Wars Wave 27 (2012 Wave 2)
« on: October 19, 2011, 10:17 AM »
Imagine if they'd dropped a full CW line on us in 2011.  :P

1279
The Vintage Collection / Re: New York Comic Con 2011
« on: October 16, 2011, 04:22 PM »
Even Movie Heroes is getting  24 figures, with some 18 announced already.

1280
Target is having a $6.99 sale on Basic Star Wars action figures. Not sure what that means, probably Clone Wars and Legends.

1281
The Vintage Collection / Re: New York Comic Con 2011
« on: October 16, 2011, 01:25 PM »
So why does the vintage cardback show CW Obi-Wan starfighter, but the vintage boxed vehicle is Kenobi's ROTS Starfighter. (I'd point out the irony that they are reissuing that vehicle now that they are discontinuing the ROTS "pilot" Kenobi figure from Legends/Vintage, but Hasbro does things like this all the time...)

1282
The Clone Wars '08-'13 / Re: Clone Wars Wave 27 (2012 Wave 2)
« on: October 15, 2011, 08:10 PM »
I suppose a chunk of the new tooling budget went to Movie Heroes. That might be the price of having 3 lines.

1283
The Clone Wars '08-'13 / Re: Clone Wars Figure Rumors/Speculation
« on: October 15, 2011, 08:06 PM »
Where did they throw out the 19 figures for 2012 tidbit? Was that during the presentation also?

It was post on Rebelscum's live feed during the presentation.

1284
The Vintage Collection / Re: New York Comic Con 2011
« on: October 15, 2011, 12:47 PM »
Jedi Force, squeeknies things...movie heroes....everything to get the kids back...yet, CW seems to be an after thought now?

Some more lapses in logic:

Selbulba's pod is a main line release but its pilot is thus far only coming with an exclusive battle pack.

The Naboo fighter is mainline release, but its pilots are initially exclusives, and the fighter's opponent,  The Vulture droid is also an exclusive.

Season 3 Ahsoka not in the CW waves. Why reship a main character?

No ARC trooper reshipping, despite CW Arc being retail gold.

The Blu-Ray 4 packs used mostly current molds, but the 2012 value battle packs will be using stuff from 8 to 12 years ago?

A battle pack saying that Jango Fett battles clone in the Geonosis Arena.


1285
Discover the Force / Movie Heroes / Re: Target Battlefields of Naboo
« on: October 15, 2011, 12:26 PM »
I hope we get the new Battle Droids in this pack.

The way things are going they'll probably use the mold from the Theed Generator playset.

1286
The Clone Wars '08-'13 / Re: Clone Wars Figure Rumors/Speculation
« on: October 15, 2011, 12:15 AM »
Considering they always target the kids, they downplay the toys based on a weekly cartoon, in favor of a 12 year old movie.

There's also some confusion,  it was heard there'd be 19 CW figures in 2012. 19 new or 19 total, including repacks?

1287
The Vintage Collection / Re: New York Comic Con 2011
« on: October 14, 2011, 10:31 PM »
I didn't realize that not only would they add new action feature figures, but they'd DOWNGRADE previous Legends offerings by going to worse older versions.

Lets see, I might get a repacked 30th Super Battle Droid to boost my army, but I'd never pay any real money for a ROTS one. I'm doubting that's a place holder now.

The Jet Pack Clone trooper...a mold that should've been retired permenantly. But hey, it's like getting a ROTS deluxe for only $8!  :P

For future offerings, they'll bring out hunch back ROTJ Luke and screaming Mace Windu (or save that for AOTC' 3D).

These aren't for us, they are for the kids...of 6 to 8 years ago.  ::) 

Also, I really, really don't care what kids want. At all. Just saying.

1288
TV-9D9 / Re: The Clone Wars - Season Four Discussion Thread
« on: October 14, 2011, 09:19 PM »
NOMAD DROIDS was fluff but was better than the previous one.  The pit droids were amusing.

In two weeks, part one of a 4 parter with the Not-Dexter Jettster Jedi...yikes, 4 parts is a good chunk of a 22 episode season.

1289
The Vintage Collection / Re: 2012 "Vintage" Collection Wave 12
« on: October 14, 2011, 06:43 PM »
A new Vader....looong overdue.

Actually, I hear this one will not have a removable helmet. Good.

1290
The Vintage Collection / Re: New York Comic Con 2011
« on: October 14, 2011, 06:32 PM »
Panel photos are online.

Looks like movie heroes will be worse than Legends in terms of bad repacks. The ROTS Super Battle Droid...really? (Hopefully a stock photo, like the CW Battle Droid shown).  A Maul that's either new or the Saga Sith training one recolored/retooled. If the photos are accurate, lots of action feature molds that we never wanted to see again.  :P

Some new molds besides Qui-Gon and Obi-Wan...but are they very articulated? Doesn't look like it.

AAT, Sith Infiltrator, Naboo Fighter (Still in Starfighter asst)...no surprises...though the AAT is said to be new. Another Fighter Tank repaint for some reason.

Scant few CW additions through early spring...not surprising. Commando Boss and Phase 2 Rex.

Movie Battle packs are as bad as thought (they dug out the Saga Bespin Escape Chewie). CW one has Cut-Up in training gear, bomb squad clone and Hardcase.

Realistic CW seasons 1-3 1/2 Anakin. Meh.

Vintage boxed V-19....uh...why vintage box an EU item?  ???


Pages: 1 ... 81 82 83 84 85 [86] 87 88 89 90 91 ... 125