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Re: 6" Black Series Deluxe Line
« Reply #30 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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Re: 6" Black Series Deluxe Line
« Reply #31 on: February 20, 2014, 01:10 PM »
I like both of these, but will hold out for sales similar to the main 6" line.  You can get most of the figures still for $10-12 instead of the original $20.  Biker Scout and Jabba should be available more in the $25-30 range.  The figures look excellent, the packaging looks like a Dollar Store special.

I agree with people's thoughts that the speeder bikes are going to go fast.  I'd probably be willing to pay $40 for it. 

I'm still not sold on the Jabba at $40 though.  I'll have to see it in person before I pull the trigger, but have a feeling this one is going to shelf warm and be available on Amazon, etc. for closer to $20.

I am really stoked to see a Tauntaun, dewback, wampa, etc.  Those would be cool, and I think probably would have been a better choice than a dias and accessory free Jabba.

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Re: 6" Black Series Deluxe Line
« Reply #32 on: February 20, 2014, 01:27 PM »
If Jabba can't come with a dais at retail, it's going to hurt with all that open space in the box.  If anything, throw in Salacious Crumb and/or Oola.  The Speederbike definitely looks like you'd get more for your money than Jabba.  It would have been nice to have Jabba a bit more SA, too so that he isn't always in a 'sitting' position and you could have his tail behind him as if he were moving around like in ANH.  At least that's what I noticed by glancing at the photo... I could be wrong.

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Re: 6" Black Series Deluxe Line
« Reply #33 on: February 21, 2014, 04:42 PM »
What's funny about this is Hasbro's overall assortment choices.  They had Boba as a SDCC Exclusive and he quickly sold out.  Then they put him in the main line series 2 and he quickly sells out, but they double up with Han in S2 and S3 instead of Boba. 

Now, they will have Jabba as a SDCC Exclusive, but I would argue Jabba might not be quite as popular as Boba.  Just a hunch.  So people will have a shot at Jabba Excluisve and Jabba retail, but the more desirable figure that would probably sell better outright and will be bought up by army builders is limited to just 1 per case at retail. 

So yes, we will have a massive shortage of Biker Scouts and Jabba's litering shelves and online stores everywhere.  This isn't rocket science Hasbro.  Come on.
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Re: 6" Black Series Deluxe Line
« Reply #34 on: March 4, 2014, 09:41 AM »
I agree with the massive shortage of biker scouts.  Other than Greedo and Han, I rarely see anything from this line.

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Re: 6" Black Series Deluxe Line
« Reply #35 on: June 12, 2014, 05:43 PM »
Wave 1 up for Pre-Order at EE - $120 with FREE shipping:
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Re: 6" Black Series Deluxe Line
« Reply #36 on: July 2, 2014, 01:32 AM »


Clicky to bid on this already...  But don't piss around because it's only good for less than a day.  I doubt it's the last one Viperskingdom puts up on Ebay though.
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