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Old May 6 2013, 02:02 AM   #2971
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Re: The Action Figure and Toy Collecting and Discussion Thread!

Sounds like something Hasbro would do to keep costs down. Use a Star Wars action figure projectile from 10 years earlier as an Avengers weapon. I own plenty of those Destroyer Droids from the 2002-2006 period and pretty much every one of them during that time frame came with one version or another of that red projectile.
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Old May 6 2013, 06:50 AM   #2972
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That's at least some hope regarding finding the Hot Wheels in Target!
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Old May 6 2013, 07:09 AM   #2973
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I can't wait to find one.
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Old May 6 2013, 07:32 AM   #2974
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I'm still wondering what the mystery ship is in the wave...I'm kind of hoping it is


I've seen pictures of the Kelvin and it looks pretty awesome.
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Old May 6 2013, 10:44 PM   #2975
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My haul for the day:



Found them at Wegman's grocery store, of all places! Two dollars, and I bought two of each. They were out of Hulk, though, and they didn't make Black Widow, which sucks. These will be made into necklaces.
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Old May 6 2013, 11:30 PM   #2976
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Sweet haul! I'm happy for ya.

Are these the cheaper, much less articulated figures that come in smaller packages? I've seen figures similar to these in dollar and discount stores.
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Old May 7 2013, 12:18 AM   #2977
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Yeah, they're in a fixed pose. No moving parts. But that's perfect for making jewelry.
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Old May 7 2013, 06:51 PM   #2978
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More Clint!! I don't think I've seen those before.
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Old May 7 2013, 07:17 PM   #2979
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Here they are, made into necklaces:











I also have these little Hawkeyes ordered:



They're so funny.
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Old May 7 2013, 07:41 PM   #2980
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Those all look great! But then what's new? Your handiwork is always impressive.
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Old May 7 2013, 07:47 PM   #2981
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That's really impressive KM!

The USS Excelsior Hot Wheels! Oh I really wanna try and get this one!

http://www.thetrekcollective.com/201...excelsior.html
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Old May 7 2013, 09:23 PM   #2982
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Admiral_Young wrote: View Post
That's really impressive KM!

The USS Excelsior Hot Wheels! Oh I really wanna try and get this one!

http://www.thetrekcollective.com/201...excelsior.html
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Old May 7 2013, 10:03 PM   #2983
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You're not the only one!
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Old May 8 2013, 01:18 AM   #2984
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I got my shipping notice for Hot Toys Loki. I'll have him Monday. Prepare for more awesomeness.
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Old May 8 2013, 07:23 PM   #2985
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YES!

This looks like it might be a whole lot of fun. A shame you have to take a road or air trip there and then pay so much to get these, but it's still very cool that it's being offered.

The Trek idea is great, too!
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