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Star Wars Toy of the Week, Week 34, 2019, Part 1/2

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Star Wars Toy of the Week, Week 34, 2019, Part 1/2

Postby Pomse2001 » Thu Aug 22, 2019 7:47 am

Radio controlled R2-D2:

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Re: Star Wars Toy of the Week, Week 34, 2019, Part 1/2

Postby spoons » Thu Aug 22, 2019 1:53 pm

On 12" that I do still have

Bought this on FB a few years back, and it still has the polystyrene inserts

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and here he is in action

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jsXekAIlGY8
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Re: Star Wars Toy of the Week, Week 34, 2019, Part 1/2

Postby TheJabbaWookie » Thu Aug 22, 2019 8:36 pm

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Re: Star Wars Toy of the Week, Week 34, 2019, Part 1/2

Postby Lom » Thu Aug 22, 2019 8:47 pm

Stumbled across my childhood one today coincidentally and happened to notice this on the box... Can’t remember my parents asking me to not play with it until we’d nipped down to the post office for a licence.

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Re: Star Wars Toy of the Week, Week 34, 2019, Part 1/2

Postby StarWarsFan » Thu Aug 22, 2019 10:04 pm

Picked up from the car boot sale last year.
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Re: Star Wars Toy of the Week, Week 34, 2019, Part 1/2

Postby spoons » Thu Aug 22, 2019 11:03 pm

Lom wrote:Stumbled across my childhood one today coincidentally and happened to notice this on the box... Can’t remember my parents asking me to not play with it until we’d nipped down to the post office for a licence.

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I’ve never noticed that - crazy!
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Re: Star Wars Toy of the Week, Week 34, 2019, Part 1/2

Postby Snaketibe » Fri Aug 23, 2019 1:22 am

Some nice examples being posted everyone. Thanks for sharing :-)

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Re: Star Wars Toy of the Week, Week 34, 2019, Part 1/2

Postby StarWarsFan » Sun Aug 25, 2019 3:27 pm

Snaketibe wrote:Some nice examples being posted everyone. Thanks for sharing :-)


Cheers mate, no problem.

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Re: Star Wars Toy of the Week, Week 34, 2019, Part 1/2

Postby Pomse2001 » Fri Sep 13, 2019 11:50 am

spoons wrote:On 12" that I do still have

Bought this on FB a few years back, and it still has the polystyrene inserts

RC%20R2D2%202_zpsuiv6063v.JPG

and here he is in action

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jsXekAIlGY8


Awesome video of that r2 8) and damn I love this palitoy logo on the box. Thanks for sharing your r2-d2 :D

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Re: Star Wars Toy of the Week, Week 34, 2019, Part 1/2

Postby Pomse2001 » Fri Sep 13, 2019 11:52 am

Lom wrote:Stumbled across my childhood one today coincidentally and happened to notice this on the box... Can’t remember my parents asking me to not play with it until we’d nipped down to the post office for a licence.

E7F57244-9820-47F9-9894-17E1A538B919.jpeg


Another palitoy box, thanks mate for sharing it :D

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Re: Star Wars Toy of the Week, Week 34, 2019, Part 1/2

Postby Pomse2001 » Fri Sep 13, 2019 12:11 pm

StarWarsFan wrote:Picked up from the car boot sale last year.


Another palitoy box nice, and that r2-d2 looks very white, thanks for sharing it :D

I hope I get one that works in the future :D


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