Titans Return (Trypticon)

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Re: Titans Return (Tryptacon)

Postby [omega] » Thu Jun 08, 2017 11:52 am

Yay to the good
Boo to the bad
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Re: Titans Return (Tryptacon)

Postby NZHC » Thu Jun 08, 2017 2:55 pm

omegaprime wrote:Good news and bad.

Good misfires wave hits july along with blitzwing and seaspray.

The bad they are completely sold out of titans return leader classes meaning what we have now is all we are getting.(maybe stock does come in after all)

We also wont be seeing megatron and prime

Got a surpise email :)


Any news if we are getting anymore wave 4 deluxes.
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Re: Titans Return (Tryptacon)

Postby omegaprime » Thu Jun 08, 2017 6:01 pm

NZHC wrote:
omegaprime wrote:Good news and bad.

Good misfires wave hits july along with blitzwing and seaspray.

The bad they are completely sold out of titans return leader classes meaning what we have now is all we are getting.(maybe stock does come in after all)

We also wont be seeing megatron and prime

Got a surpise email :)


Any news if we are getting anymore wave 4 deluxes.


No idea to be honest, i think we should be, who are you looking for anyways i know a few locations still have a few of these, im a little annoyed and how fast these seem to be going and i dont think its because its popular or we wouldnt have alot of wave 1 lingering around, i think its because we are getting so little stock i guess they dont want to be stuck with the extra stock
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Re: Titans Return (Tryptacon)

Postby NZHC » Thu Jun 08, 2017 9:01 pm

I just like my $25 deluxes at Farmers. Still need Perceptor and Topspin. Wanted to get my kids some for Xmas too.
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Re: Titans Return (Tryptacon)

Postby megatronacepticon » Fri Jun 09, 2017 11:47 pm

omegaprime wrote:Good news and bad.

Good misfires wave hits july along with blitzwing and seaspray.


Very good indeed

omegaprime wrote:The bad they are completely sold out of titans return leader classes meaning what we have now is all we are getting.(maybe stock does come in after all)

Oh well, the only one I really wanted was Sixshot, so I can just get the Takara version when that comes out.

omegaprime wrote:We also wont be seeing megatron and prime


Not really a big deal since Blitzwing and Octane are the versions I (and probably many others) want anyway.
Any word on Broadside, or are we skipping his wave too?
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Re: Titans Return (Tryptacon)

Postby omegaprime » Sat Jun 10, 2017 7:06 am

Yeah at this point i would try get broadside elsewhere
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Re: Titans Return (Tryptacon)

Postby megatronacepticon » Sun Jun 11, 2017 4:56 am

omegaprime wrote:Yeah at this point i would try get broadside elsewhere

Turns out he's on Amazon for not much more than NZ voyager retail price shipped, so that's probably the best bet for anyone who wants him.
https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B01IM ... 7VIK7RZI6L
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Re: Titans Return (Tryptacon)

Postby NKF » Sun Jun 11, 2017 11:23 am

I wish I had gone down the Takara route with Broadside if only because it looks like the details are painted instead of silver foil stickers. I can already foresee them drying up and peeling off with age.

On a side note I'm wondering how the tiny Aerialbot planes included in the set passed muster with Hasbro's safety conscious toy standards committee. Especially considering the toy's intended audience. As an adult collector I love the attention to detail, but a very young child might see plane shaped mints.

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Re: Titans Return (Tryptacon)

Postby Spike » Sun Jun 11, 2017 12:41 pm

I think they get away with it because they come on a sprue
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Re: Titans Return (Tryptacon)

Postby Jimmy » Tue Jun 27, 2017 3:59 pm

hi, first time poster, long time collector.

i just got notified that toyworld NZ has received their shipment of trypticon and you can wait a few days for it to appear online or ring them up now to purchase.
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Re: Titans Return (Tryptacon)

Postby Windbreaker » Tue Jun 27, 2017 10:44 pm

Good tip-off Jimmy. Welcome to the boards!

Trypy looks fantastic. He's too big for my collection through!
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Re: Titans Return (Tryptacon)

Postby Spike » Wed Jun 28, 2017 12:49 am

I want it but not at toyworld prices
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Re: Titans Return (Tryptacon)

Postby Jimmy » Wed Jun 28, 2017 2:04 am

Thanks!

I happen to be in Melbourne for a week and picked up Trypticon during the big w toy sale. Still expensive. No idea how I'm going to get it home without awkwardness. To make matters worse big w toys r us and Myer have epic wave 4 shipments.

Toyco at least online have fortress maximus on sale at the moment. But I don't want to be double broke.
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Re: Titans Return (Tryptacon)

Postby Jimmy » Fri Jun 30, 2017 1:56 am

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Re: Titans Return (Tryptacon)

Postby Mr.Deflok » Fri Jun 30, 2017 12:03 pm

Are we getting Leader Overlord? Just saw the in-hand pics and it looks so late 80's I could just die.
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