Latest Modern Acquisitions

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TK-7785 wrote:
Mini99 wrote:Here’s something a bit different!
R2 Birkenstocks with The force Awakens images over the box.
I don’t think I will be wearing these out any time soon!
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I didn't have you down as a dedicated follower of fashion, Nick. I'd better see you sporting these at the next Farthest From or there'll be hell to pay. :wink:
What are you doing down here amongst the Modern pages?
Couldn’t resist these for my loose R2 intrest, they popped up on FB marketplace, less than 1/2 mile away, and at give away price, well they would have to be wouldn’t they! :lol:
I bet these sold really well when they were full price....what were they thinking!
Sorry to let you down, but even my dainty feet won’t be sliding into these fashion statements any time soon.
Glad you like and covet them! :roll:

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Thank you for the close ups monkey, appreciated.
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Mini99 wrote:Just wondering if anyone else collects Pre Production modern pieces?
I’ve had the Yoda for a while now, and only this week picked up the Tusken female with child and Dexter.
These can be found all over eBay, but are harder to pick up with all the accessories as these all have.
I know that they will never be as desired or as valuable as vintage ones, but I find them interesting.
I have displayed them infront of the retail card that they were sold on to show the difference.
If anyone else has any I would love to see what you have.
I have two of the Dexter Prototypes too, I thought about doing a similar display with them as you have done but have never managed to get around to it.
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Nice couple of Dexter’s, did you buy them graded or get them done yourself?
Great to see a pipe variant one.

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I got them from a vectis auction I think it was and then sent them away for grading.
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Hope your feeling better soon Russ, lots of good vibes to you from the forum mate.
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The last of my Resistance figures finally arrived.

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Dr_Ball_MD wrote:The last of my Resistance figures finally arrived.
Nice one and nice items!

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Nice pick ups Dr ball, for me I managed to get a black series 6inch prototype Boba Fett doubt ill find the normal release version so will have to get the archive release I think.
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Michael Sith wrote:Hope your feeling better soon Russ, lots of good vibes to you from the forum mate.
Thanks Michael, feeling a lot better, made a brave move and got myself a new job, so feel on top of the world :lol:
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Ruby2511 wrote:
Michael Sith wrote:Hope your feeling better soon Russ, lots of good vibes to you from the forum mate.
Thanks Michael, feeling a lot better, made a brave move and got myself a new job, so feel on top of the world :lol:
Congratulations m8y.

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Taffius wrote:
Ruby2511 wrote:
Michael Sith wrote:Hope your feeling better soon Russ, lots of good vibes to you from the forum mate.
Thanks Michael, feeling a lot better, made a brave move and got myself a new job, so feel on top of the world :lol:
Congratulations m8y.

Cheers Taff, hope you're well mate
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congrats on the new job mate!
Got a few new pieces in, first up Leia unleashed statue, wanted one of these for a few years, managed to snag one, expensive but a nice piece
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star action figures had these two on offer for 14.95 plus postage, seemed rude not to, i don't have any of the 40th wave glad to have these two

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Heres the link in case you fancy getting them
https://www.staractionfigures.co.uk/40thjawadsc.html
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Picked up a few new bits mainly from The Entertainer...

The Rose pack is a packaging varient...i've included a photo with both examples on
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Russ J wrote:Picked up a few new bits mainly from The Entertainer...

The Rose pack is a packaging varient...i've included a photo with both examples on
Nice one mate. Not able to get these currently but cannot wait for my next visit (although thats a few months away! :cry:)

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