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Re: Latest Acquisitions

Postby apack7229 » Wed Jan 17, 2018 3:09 pm

That three pack is absolutely beautiful. Great job.
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Postby Crumm » Wed Jan 17, 2018 5:42 pm

My most recent addition.

I always thought Han Bespin was the best vintage Han Solo figure. I was surprised how hard it seems to find a card-fresh mint loose one, he usually has paint rubs to the hair on the many I have seen.

Managed to snag this beauty last weekend.
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Postby lejackal » Wed Jan 17, 2018 7:45 pm

I hope you’re sitting down for this announcement.......I’ve only gone and completed a figure run that I set out to buy :shock: :lol:
Alright it’s only the 6 ESB bounty hunters but it’s quite an achievement for me.
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Postby Clarkspie&chips » Wed Jan 17, 2018 8:17 pm

lejackal wrote:I hope you’re sitting down for this announcement.......I’ve only gone and completed a figure run that I set out to buy :shock: :lol:
Alright it’s only the 6 ESB bounty hunters but it’s quite an achievement for me.


To be posted in the for sale section by the morning :lol: :lol: :lol:

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Postby Mini99 » Wed Jan 17, 2018 8:38 pm

lejackal wrote:I hope you’re sitting down for this announcement.......I’ve only gone and completed a figure run that I set out to buy :shock: :lol:
Alright it’s only the 6 ESB bounty hunters but it’s quite an achievement for me.

They look in really great condition, would look nice in my collection, let me know when they go up for sale. :wink:
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Re: Latest Acquisitions

Postby hellhippie » Wed Jan 17, 2018 8:40 pm

nice bounty hunters , han bespin and wow on that 3 pack just WOW :shock: :D
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Postby winnebago88 » Wed Jan 17, 2018 9:07 pm

The bounty hunters always look so good next to each other. That is a super clean Han, love it.

That 3 pack is next level, looks so good, love the packaging design.
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Postby subzero » Thu Jan 18, 2018 7:47 am

I wasn't sitting down, my day is now ruined :lol: well done on getting them.

I still love seeing those old game cassettes, never fails to give me warm nostalgic feelings. :)
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Postby Michael Sith » Thu Jan 18, 2018 7:58 am

Special indeed! 3 pack is a beauty 8)

Minty Han very nice

Congrats on completing the Bounty Hunter run, very nice mate :D
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Re: Latest Acquisitions

Postby Leon355 » Thu Jan 18, 2018 9:15 am

I've been after a Biker Scout for a while, so very please with this recent pick up.
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Re: Latest Acquisitions

Postby Taffius » Thu Jan 18, 2018 10:10 am

Leon355 wrote:I've been after a Biker Scout for a while, so very please with this recent pick up.


Nice one. One moc i would like. Many thanks for the view.

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Re: Latest Acquisitions

Postby subzero » Thu Jan 18, 2018 10:31 am

Awesome Biker Scout, in nice clean condition.

One of my favourite carded figures, and the very first one I ever bought back in 2001.
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Re: Latest Acquisitions

Postby Crumm » Thu Jan 18, 2018 12:19 pm

Great Biker Scout you have there.

Brilliant figure the Biker Scout, very MOC worthy!
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Re: Latest Acquisitions

Postby TheJabbaWookie » Thu Jan 18, 2018 1:27 pm

I’ve had a quiet couple of months but I did pick up a couple of items I find really interesting. First up Steve Sansweet’s Tomart’s Price Guide. Never knew there was so much Star Wars stuff beyond the toys out there! Holy moly! It really is an invaluable guide.

It’s also fascinating to see what’s gone up in price and what’s stayed the same since 1994. For example from the pages posted you can see that you can pick up MOCs from the Droids range from £15 but my haven’t they rocketed. R2D2 Pop-up. Lightsaber was £25 but now you’d be lucky to get it for 10 times that amount. On the other hand Han Solo with Carbonite Chamber was £65 and that’s about the same price today.

I’ve got hours of perusing ahead of me. :D
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Postby TheJabbaWookie » Thu Jan 18, 2018 1:29 pm

Second up is some Star Wars Blueprints. I know a few of you have these but they’re still really cool and worth another look at. Can be picked up relatively cheaply if you’re interested in that kind of thing.
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