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Star Wars Toy of the Week, Week 25, 2018, Part 2/2

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Re: Star Wars Toy of the Week, Week 25, 2018, Part 2/2

Postby Pomse2001 » Mon Jun 25, 2018 7:44 pm

apack7229 wrote:Here’s mine. Not the best picture. :lol:


Where the fuck are the rest of the Tie ? :lol:

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Postby Pomse2001 » Mon Jun 25, 2018 7:46 pm

Mini99 wrote:Just wanted to say that there are some beautiful Tie fighters above.
I don’t collect ships or play sets this time round as I just don’t have the space.
Thanks to all for sharing. :D


thanks mate for the very kind words, sorry to read you do not have the space to collect ships and playsets :( Maybe in the future you get more space for it :wink:

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Re: Star Wars Toy of the Week, Week 25, 2018, Part 2/2

Postby Pomse2001 » Mon Jun 25, 2018 7:47 pm

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Snaketibe wrote:OK then Lars, here's my Star Wars TIE Fighter. It has the inner packaging, but no instructions, sadly:

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Amazing, I just love that box, it looks awesome. Also cool to see you have the inner packing, I am not sure but I think I have an extra instruction. I can check it when I get home :D

Thanks, Lars. That would be great if you did have a spare instructions for the Kenner TIE Fighter. If you do, and you're happy to sell them, please drop me a PM :-). Thanks.


Hi again, sorry the instruction was for the wrong Tie Fighter :(

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Re: Star Wars Toy of the Week, Week 25, 2018, Part 2/2

Postby apack7229 » Mon Jun 25, 2018 8:26 pm

Pomse2001 wrote:Where the fuck are the rest of the Tie ? :lol:

I was hoping you had the rest. :lol:
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Re: Star Wars Toy of the Week, Week 25, 2018, Part 2/2

Postby Snaketibe » Mon Jun 25, 2018 9:24 pm

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Amazing, I just love that box, it looks awesome. Also cool to see you have the inner packing, I am not sure but I think I have an extra instruction. I can check it when I get home :D

Thanks, Lars. That would be great if you did have a spare instructions for the Kenner TIE Fighter. If you do, and you're happy to sell them, please drop me a PM :-). Thanks.


Hi again, sorry the instruction was for the wrong Tie Fighter :(

Not to worry. It was very kind of you to check, so thank you anyway :-D

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Re: Star Wars Toy of the Week, Week 25, 2018, Part 2/2

Postby Pomse2001 » Tue Jun 26, 2018 11:00 am

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Pomse2001 wrote:Where the fuck are the rest of the Tie ? :lol:

I was hoping you had the rest. :lol:


If you can use interceptor wings then I can help :D :lol: I think it would look cool with interceptor wings :lol:

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Re: Star Wars Toy of the Week, Week 25, 2018, Part 2/2

Postby spoons » Tue Jun 26, 2018 7:50 pm

some lovely TIEs chaps, mine is another story of bought, sold, missed, and bought back again

A Palitoy TIE - identical to Kenner but with Palitoy stickers. The sticker on the other side has long since disappeared

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Re: Star Wars Toy of the Week, Week 25, 2018, Part 2/2

Postby Snaketibe » Tue Jun 26, 2018 9:03 pm

spoons wrote:some lovely TIEs chaps, mine is another story of bought, sold, missed, and bought back again

A Palitoy TIE - identical to Kenner but with Palitoy stickers. The sticker on the other side has long since disappeared

Great to see a Palitoy stickered example being posted, Andy, especially with the Palitoy instructions as well! Excellent stuff! :-)

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Postby spoons » Tue Jun 26, 2018 9:52 pm

Cheers Jeremy!
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Re: Star Wars Toy of the Week, Week 25, 2018, Part 2/2

Postby Pomse2001 » Wed Jun 27, 2018 7:42 am

spoons wrote:some lovely TIEs chaps, mine is another story of bought, sold, missed, and bought back again

A Palitoy TIE - identical to Kenner but with Palitoy stickers. The sticker on the other side has long since disappeared


Wow andy, this is the first time I see and read about a palitoy white tie fighter as far as I can remember :shock: It looks really cool with that palitoy logo on the box and the instruction 8)

Fantastic story, great that you got it back :wink:

and thanks for sharing the pictures :D

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Re: Star Wars Toy of the Week, Week 25, 2018, Part 2/2

Postby spoons » Wed Jun 27, 2018 9:46 am

Thanks Lars, and a quick question - why are the figures ages 4 and up, but the TIE is ages 5 and up?
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Re: Star Wars Toy of the Week, Week 25, 2018, Part 2/2

Postby Pomse2001 » Wed Jun 27, 2018 10:33 am

spoons wrote:Thanks Lars, and a quick question - why are the figures ages 4 and up, but the TIE is ages 5 and up?


Good question, I have never noticed it before that it says 4 on moc and 5 on vehicles :shock: even as I have been looking at hundreds of moc and boxes :oops: Could it be because of batteries in the tie fighter or because it is electric ? I would say some of the guns on the figures are to small for a 4 year old kid. I think about the Endor blaster and the the cloud car pilot comlink :?

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Postby spoons » Wed Jun 27, 2018 12:55 pm

Could be electrics - but the land speeder is also 5 and up
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Re: Star Wars Toy of the Week, Week 25, 2018, Part 2/2

Postby Pomse2001 » Wed Jun 27, 2018 2:23 pm

spoons wrote:Could be electrics - but the land speeder is also 5 and up


Maybe, but now I have just checked a few other boxes. Imperial Troop Transporter age 4 :? and Cantina Adventure Set age 4 :lol:
Land of the Jawas is also 4 :lol:

But many others are age 5 :shock:

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Re: Star Wars Toy of the Week, Week 25, 2018, Part 2/2

Postby Pomse2001 » Wed Jun 27, 2018 7:17 pm

Sometimes I do not know where my brain are :oops: I totally forgot to share pictures of my Glasslite Tie fighter in this thread :roll:

I do not remember how long I have had it but I am sure about that I bought it from a guy in brazil between 2001 and 2005. I learned about this glasslite vehicle in the early 00 and then I said to myself, now I must have such a cool Tie Fighter, I really love the metallic grey color on this Tie Fighter. I do not know if the sticker in the cockpit is glasslite put there from the factory or just from the last owner :? There is no instruction with that sticker and no empty sheet for the sticker :? Also no. 1 is missing on the instruction and on the full sticker sheet :?

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