Author Topic: Where's our R2 with Saber?  (Read 1662 times)

Offline Jeff

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Re: Where's our R2 with Saber?
« Reply #15 on: June 22, 2006, 03:42 PM »
As I said in the X-Wing thread, I think it would be really ****** for them to stick that sculpt in with a $45 rehashed vehicle, instead of putting it in the basic line--where they've reused the inferior VOTC sculpt several times.

OK, then.  I guess you'll be happy to sit back and wait for Hasbro to release him as a basic figure... eventually... someday. 

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Re: Where's our R2 with Saber?
« Reply #16 on: June 22, 2006, 03:52 PM »
What choice do I have but to wait?  I bought an extra R4-G9 when the Sneak Preview wave came out last year, with the intent of repainting it into Artoo, and the end result was so terrible, it looked like I had a massive seizure during the repainting process.  In other words, not good.  So yeah, I'll wait.

I just wish they'd quit using that repainted version in their publicity photos.  That's twice now they've done it, and then changed it in the production version.  It's getting my hopes up.

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Re: Where's our R2 with Saber?
« Reply #17 on: June 23, 2006, 10:31 PM »
R2's we need:
R4-G9 re-paint
Rocket Boosted R2
Yavin IV Shot
Tatooine Dirty (R4-G9 re-paint)
Dagobah Dirty (R4-G9 re-paint,even thoe the OTC one is OK)
Pop out Saber
Endor Bunker Shot
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