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The Black Series 6" Figures / Re: 6" Black Series Deluxe Line
« on: February 17, 2014, 07:42 PM »
He'll be a regular release.  Rumors are that there will be an exclusive version with Salacious Crumb and the dais.  Other rumors that the Dias will be cardboard.

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If they don't make a legitimate one, I might try to make one myself...

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And this is why I'm not going to bother getting worked up until it's official.

A cardboard dais is a waste of time.

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Ha. Okay.  Thanks.

With them being so similar in articulation and without anything for scale I had no idea they were even different sizes.

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Another question about the Luke...  I saw these two images in the Hasbro presentation slides:



Is that a variation?  One Legends and one from a Mission Series that I don't know about?  Did one replace the other?

What am I looking at here?

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Thanks Nick, I was wondering if it was too early... I've seen the Stormtrooper twice too. 

I'm in that group that just lines everything up.  No action sequences for me, the more neutral the better.  I'm not really looking to buy extra troops anymore, but the completely neutral poses of the Legends stuff doesn't bother me if the sculpts are good.  I still hope that they keep doing the articulated figures at the higher price point, because they're just better toys overall, to me at least.

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Part of me is bummed, but mostly about EU characters over PT...  PT, I'm PT'd out at this point.  They're inferior movies, and the toys were overdone.  Maybe just my take on it, but I'm really over that stuff at this point.

I'm bummed about that droid sure, but really that's about it.  I can't think of anything else I care about.  Lots of stuff I'd have LIKED to have gotten, like Office Duel Palps maybe being the only thing I really wish I'd gotten, but otherwise it's really just a lot of stuff I won't miss.  Sometimes I look at my PT stuff and just shake my head at this point.

I'm with you, but I'm thinking that kids in the 10 to 20 range prefer the prequels having grown up with them and Clone Wars in the same way that all of us in our 30's and 40's (and Brent too) prefer the OT.

Which is why I'm hoping the Sequels are good enough to be the new focus... if JJ Abrams does it right, and it sounds like he will, adults and kids are both going to love them.  It'll probably mean less prequel stuff even beyond the sequel-centric years that we're about to see. 

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Are any of you guys finding the Jedi Luke?  I haven't seen that or the Fett at all. 

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The Black Series 3.75" Figures / Re: Toy Fair 2014
« on: February 16, 2014, 11:41 AM »
Was there a standard-Hasbro style slide show of all the things they were showing?

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Seriously though, if anyone doesn't collect the 6" line and finds themselves at SDCC and might be able to help me with a Jabba...  :-\  :-*

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I think they were $50 at the convention and more like $150 afterwards.  I'm guessing we can double all of that, $100 at the show, $250 to $300 on the after market.

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So i should set aside $300 or so for eBay, check.

If anyone is going and wants to help me out....  :)

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Any word on whether you'll be able to order one if you can't attend SDCC?  I didn't bother with the Fett / Han because they said both pieces would be available later, so I don't recall how accessible the exclusive was if you couldn't attend.

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Watto's Junk Yard / Re: Everything eBay! Scams, questions, etc...
« on: February 15, 2014, 11:49 AM »
The last few times I've tried to offer people slightly lower prices for things that don't sell, I've been ignored and then found the items resisted for the same price.  Seems to be a side-effect of there being no listing fees (mostly) at this point.

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Collections / Re: Photos of the collection... Updated 02.07.2014***
« on: February 13, 2014, 01:10 PM »
Cool setup Rob!  I love how you've organized the figures into scenes/groups.  I tried something similar organizing the figures by release date at my old house.  I liked having them by series (POTF2, POTJ, SAGA, etc.), but it looks way more confused and makes it much harder to see figure evolution or pairings.  I think I'm going to go this route if/when I ever get around to my loose displays.  Nice work!

Thanks.  I was more or less just trying to go in order... EU at the top, then E1-E6.  I'd eventually like to have a slightly bigger space.  I've also got a ****-ton of legos (Star Wars (OT only) and classic Space, Pirate, and Castle) all boxed up. Quite frankly I'll probably need at least twice the room that I have.

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