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Postby starkdesign on Wed Mar 15, 2017 4:47 pm

mobius006 wrote:
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mobius006 wrote:The TTL stuff got overly crowded, and didn't grow.

Think all four had different issues

Skylanders - no real change since swap force. Ideas were tired.
Infinity - over estimated demand, and contract deals for bad charaters
Lego - Hard to follow new toys per wave, high prices
Amiibo - passengers on the great ship wiiu


Hey now, amiibo are still kicking it for some of us! just look at the resurgence of demand for that SSB Link :wink:

I use all my open zeldo amiibo in BotW daily. Awesome at replenishing supplies


That Link isn't helping poor walugi at 3 dollars clearance.


Or all the Animal Crossing crew...poor Totakeke, love that series but damn they are not getting the love
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Postby mobius006 on Wed Mar 15, 2017 6:39 pm

Tom Nook and his boyz are kicking it on my work desk.
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Postby starkdesign on Wed Mar 22, 2017 3:57 pm

Newest UCS SW set, the 75144 Snowspeeder:

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Postby jmagee87 on Wed Mar 22, 2017 4:23 pm

Very excited for this one!
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Postby Darkknight37 on Wed Mar 22, 2017 7:00 pm

drymount yes. Been waiting for this forever.
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Postby chimpun on Wed Mar 22, 2017 7:18 pm

Gimme gimme gimme
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Postby KSUvet on Wed Mar 22, 2017 10:59 pm

Hmmm, should I get Snowspeeder or Slave 1?
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Postby Darkknight37 on Wed Mar 22, 2017 11:26 pm

KSUvet wrote:Hmmm, should I get Snowspeeder or Slave 1?

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Postby golobulus on Thu Mar 23, 2017 1:14 am

Snowspeeder... :2thumb:
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Postby edgar on Thu Mar 23, 2017 7:49 am

KSUvet wrote:Hmmm, should I get Snowspeeder or Slave 1?


Slave will (edit:likely) retire this year.
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Postby Vorpel on Thu Mar 23, 2017 10:21 am

That Snowspeeder looks nice! Thanks for the heads up - might just have to get one.
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Postby chimpun on Thu Mar 23, 2017 10:41 am

I would still go with the Slave I if I HAD to choose between the two. The snowspeeder is a closer 2nd to the Slave I for me compared to the tie fighter. I like the tie a lot as a vehicle, but it was more of a repetitive build than I imagine the snowspeeder would be. Only thing I don't like right now is too many stickers. Slave I had too many as well. It's really boss though. Still hoping for a reissue/update of the Falcon...
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Postby fanboy on Thu Mar 23, 2017 1:10 pm

The Snowspeeder is really great looking! Definitely going to pick one up.

And if you don't already have the Slave I, I highly recommend that one. It was a really fun build and it looks fantastic!
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Postby starkdesign on Thu Mar 23, 2017 2:39 pm

Yeah Slave 1 for sure, you will have more time to get the snowspeeder than that.

heard a rumor the next minifig series is all costume party figs?
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Postby chisoxfan2424 on Thu Mar 23, 2017 10:51 pm

So pumped for that Snowspeeder. Can't wait to buy that, always one of my favorite.
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