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Old February 27 2013, 12:14 AM   #2341
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Then this world is in deep, deep trouble.

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Old February 27 2013, 04:37 AM   #2342
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It was a crappy, rainy day today.
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Old February 27 2013, 06:40 AM   #2343
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Diamond Select's Klingon Disruptor in it's packaging

http://www.thetrekcollective.com/201...disruptor.html
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Old February 27 2013, 08:24 AM   #2344
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That disruptor looks great. I'm glad devices and weapons from the Prime timeline are still being made for collectors.
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Old February 27 2013, 08:27 AM   #2345
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I think they have other things planned for later in the year, like phasers, tricorders, etc. This is the first thing out of the line IIRC. It does look pretty awesome.
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Old February 27 2013, 08:34 AM   #2346
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I'd love to see a new TOS tricorder with authentic sounds and even a light-up display screen. We're way past due for a new one.
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Old February 27 2013, 06:13 PM   #2347
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I was curious so I did a count. I actually have:
24 versions of Batman (counting Bruce Waynes)
53 versions of Iron Man (counting Tony Starks)
37 Green Lanterns (5 of which are Hal Jordan)

That's quite a few.
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Old February 27 2013, 06:48 PM   #2348
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I kneel before you, Zod. That's damn impressive. You are truly one of the action figure masters and belong in this thread.
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Old February 27 2013, 07:08 PM   #2349
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And the sad thing is, that's not even a fraction of my collection. Oh dear, I think I have a problem.
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Old February 27 2013, 07:10 PM   #2350
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We both do. It's sadder than you think.
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Old February 27 2013, 07:21 PM   #2351
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Whoops. Make that 25 Batmans. I just realized that I missed one.

EDIT: And 54 Iron Mans. I forgot the one in my Avengers display.
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Old February 27 2013, 07:24 PM   #2352
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You are history's greatest monster.

And awesome.
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Old February 27 2013, 08:13 PM   #2353
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I'd love to see a new TOS tricorder with authentic sounds and even a light-up display screen. We're way past due for a new one.
Wait...DST already put out 3 different versions of the TOS tricorder with light up displays and authentic sounds. In fact they just re-released all of them.

Are you perhaps thinking of TNG?
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Old February 27 2013, 08:20 PM   #2354
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You're correct. I am thinking of the Next Gen-era tricorders and not TOS. For some reason I thought they hadn't made a classic black tricorder in a while.

It's hard to keep track of a lot of these as the years pass. (*Blushes*)
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Old February 27 2013, 10:53 PM   #2355
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I didn't bother with the "geological" tricorder, but I purchased both the science and medical models as soon as they were released. Like many buyers, I was a bit disappointed to discover AA had to cut corners with the medical handheld scanner, dropping the motorized spinning feature. It was ironic the scanner PlayMates released had a louder audio circuit. But other than that and the Munchkin pitch of the recorded voices (while the comm' voices sounded right), those props were, no, still are dand cool!

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