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TVC Special Action Figure Set 3-Pack Ideas
« on: June 6, 2018, 12:24 PM »
Hey Hasbro,

Long time, no chat.  It's me, your old pal Jeff here.  I was looking at that new Dr. Aphra 3-pack coming to SDCC and it got me thinking how GREAT it would be if you could launch a whole line of these again (like you had at Target in 2011). 

It'd be a really nice way to quickly fill in some pretty big holes in our 3.75" SA figure collections.  Set the price at the $40-45 range at Target and be sure to include three ALL-NEW, 3.75" SA figures - NO straight repacks.  Imagine the possibilities...

(*a note before we begin - I left out anyone that I'd like to see on a TVC card - so no Sim Aloo, etc)

TPM:
- um, you know what, maybe we just skip this movie?

AOTC:
- yeah... let's skip this one too.

ROTS:
- *sigh* - pass.  (I tried, prequel folks. I really did.)

ANH:
- Modern SA fig of the classic Kenner sculpt/deco for Walrus Man, Hammerhead, Greedo
- Classic Leia, Gray Death Squad Dude, Ceremonial Han (with accurate shirt/sculpt this time)
- Owen, Beru, Kenner Deco Power Droid
- Solomahal, Tzivvzt, Baniss Keeg

ESB:
- Lando, Bespin Escape Leia, Piett

ROTJ:
- Yotts Orren, Vedain, Taym Dren-garen
- Fozec, Shasa Tiel, Geezum

TFA:
- Takodana Han Solo, General Leia, HURID-327

TLJ:
- Crait Luke, Crait Leia, General Ematt
- Holdo, Connix, Captain Poe
- SA Elite Praetorian Guard with Helmet #2 and #3, Shirtless Kylo (you know you want it)

Rogue One:
- Baze, Chirrut, Shoretrooper Squad Leader
- K-2SO, Bohdi, Krennic
- Farmer Galen, Lyra Erso, 'lil Jyn Erso

SOLO:
- Kessel Qi'Ra, Kessel Beckett (ROTJ skiff costume), Savareen Dryden Vos
- Vandor Han, Kessel Lando, L3-37
- Vandor Beckett, Vandor Val, Vandor Rio
- Mimban Han, Mimban Beckett, Mimban Val
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Re: TVC Special Action Figure Set 3-Pack Ideas
« Reply #1 on: June 6, 2018, 12:39 PM »
Can't argue with these proposals, Jeff.

And it's hard to come up with a 3-pack that we wouldn't want to see on TVC card (the ESB one especially).

I've always been a Podracer fan, so this could be a way to do new figures from there... or at least Elan Mak.  I've always dug him.

And maybe a Gahan, Gore, and Fletch 3-pack?  ;)

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Re: TVC Special Action Figure Set 3-Pack Ideas
« Reply #2 on: June 6, 2018, 12:52 PM »
TPM:
- Anakin Skywalker (Podracer), Sebulba, Watto

AOTC:
- Dooku, Poggle the Lesser, Nute Gunray

ROTS:
- Palpatine Office Duel, 2 characters to go with it

TFA:
- Hux, TR-8R, Hologram Snoke
- Han, Leia, Maz
- Jakku Poe, Flametrooper, Lor San Tekka

TLJ:
- Rose, Finn, DJ
- FO Officer Finn, FO Officer Rose, FO Officer DJ
- Poe, Holdo, Connix
- Crait Luke, Crait Leia, unmasked Kylo
- Ben Swolo, Rey, Hermit Luke

Rogue One:
- Cassian, K2, Shoretrooper
- Baze, Chirrut, Bodhi
- Krennic, Tarkin, Galen Erso
- Saw Guerra, Two Tubes, Some other Saw dude

Solo:
- Young Han, Young Qi'ra, Moloch
- Tobias Beckett, Val, Rio
- Dryden Vos, Qi'Ra, Vos Security Guard
- Lando, L3, Kessel Wookiee
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Re: TVC Special Action Figure Set 3-Pack Ideas
« Reply #3 on: June 6, 2018, 05:25 PM »
Shirtless Anakin and Shirtless Kylo could hang out and mock shirtless Luke...  all SA too. 🤷‍♂️
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Re: TVC Special Action Figure Set 3-Pack Ideas
« Reply #4 on: June 6, 2018, 05:41 PM »
AOTC:
- Dooku, Poggle the Lesser, Nute Gunray

Yeah, I'm not paying $40-45 for another SA Dooku and SA figures of these two clowns. I'll stick with the versions I have, thanks. :P


Shirtless Anakin and Shirtless Kylo could hang out and mock shirtless Luke...  all SA too

Don't forget to invite Malakili, Shirtless Maul and Shirtless Savage Opress to that party!  So many shirtless action figures!
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Re: TVC Special Action Figure Set 3-Pack Ideas
« Reply #5 on: June 6, 2018, 06:14 PM »
Ok yeah Malakili I guess is the guy who’s gonna take the most crap from those others.  Dad bods need better representation in Star Wars action figures.
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Re: TVC Special Action Figure Set 3-Pack Ideas
« Reply #6 on: June 7, 2018, 01:48 PM »
I think the price point is really going to matter on super articulated 3-packs with redone characters. 

I'm okay paying $40-45 for all or mostly new characters, but don't have a strong interest in seeing them redo Hoth Leia, etc. in a $45 three pack SA format.

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Re: TVC Special Action Figure Set 3-Pack Ideas
« Reply #7 on: January 29, 2019, 01:32 PM »
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Re: TVC Special Action Figure Set 3-Pack Ideas
« Reply #8 on: February 7, 2019, 04:10 PM »
How have I missed this thread? Since I can dream, here are my choices:

TPM:
Handmaiden Padme
R5-X2
PK Droid


AOTC:
Dorme
Padme (Senator)
Cliegg Lars

ROTS:
Palpatine Office Duel
Cin Drallig


ANH:
Hammerhead
Ceremony Han
Baniss Keeg

ESB:
Lando
Bespin Escape Leia
Admiral Piett

ROTJ:
Sy Snootles (vintage)
Droopy McCool
Max Rebo w/ Organ

TFA:
General Leia
ME-8D9
FO Snowtrooper

TLJ:
Crait Leia
Connix
Ach-To Caretaker

Rogue One:
General Merrick
Director Krennic (Poncho)
Mon Calamari Officer

Solo:
Therm Scissorpunch
Qi'ra (Red Cape)
Six Eyes

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Re: TVC Special Action Figure Set 3-Pack Ideas
« Reply #9 on: February 7, 2019, 05:26 PM »
Wuher and the Tonika Sisters please...

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Re: TVC Special Action Figure Set 3-Pack Ideas
« Reply #10 on: February 7, 2019, 09:32 PM »
This is an easy +1!!!!
Clicky...



As for my own?

I'm struggling to come up with something for the PT.  But in the interests of the 20th anniversary of TPM:

THE PHANTOM MENACE
VILLAIN SET - Nute Gunray, Destroyer Droid & Battle Droid Pilot

NABOO SET - Queen Amidala (Battle of Theed), Captain Panaka & Naboo Royal Security (yellow uniform)

JEDI DUEL - Qui-Gon Jinn, Obi-Wan Kenobi & Darth Maul


SOLO - A STAR WARS STORY
SCOUNDREL SET - Lando Calrissian, Therm Scissorpunch & "The Twins" (Lark & Jonk)

CRIMSON DAWN - Dryden Vos, Qi'ra & Hylobon Enforcer

TRAIN HEIST - Han Solo (Vandor gear), Tobias Beckett & Chewbacca


ROGUE ONE - A STAR WARS STORY
GALEN'S MESSAGE:  Jyn Erso (Jedha), Saw Gerrera & Holographic Galen Erso

IMPERIAL SET - Director Krennic, Death Trooper & Stormtrooper

SCARIF REBEL SET - Baze Malbus, Sgt. Melshi & Scarif Rebel Trooper

REBEL FLEET - Admiral Raddus, Red Leader & Jaldine Gerams


A NEW HOPE
BLOCKADE RUNNER SET - Princess Leia, Captain Antilles & Rebel Fleet Trooper (alternate head)

ALIEN SET - Muftak, Baniss Keeg & L'irin Car'n

IMPERIAL SET - Captain Khurgee, Death Star Trooper & black RA-7 droid


THE EMPIRE STRIKES BACK
BESPIN SET - Lando Calrissian, Bespin Guard & Ugnaught

IMPERIAL FORCES - Admiral Ozzel (new), Imperial Officer (black uniform), Imperial Crew (grey uniform)


RETURN OF THE JEDI
PALACE ALIENS - Bib Fortuna, Shasa Tiel (Ishi Tib) & Cane Adiss

REBEL FORCES - General Madine (new), Endor Rebel Trooper & Mon Calamari Officer

IMPERIAL FORCES - Emporer Palpatine, Ars Dangor & Royal Guard


THE FORCE AWAKENS
ESCAPE PLAN - First Order Hangar Officer (Colonel Kaplan), Poe Dameron & FN-2187

NIIMA OUTPOST - Rey, Athgar Heece & Unkar Plutt Thug # 2

FIRST ORDER FORCES - Kylo Ren (unhooded), First Order Stormtrooper & Lieutenant Mitaka

MAZ'S CASTLE - Maz Kanata, Praster Omlenn & ME-8D9



...I'm having a tough time thinking of more
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