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@  SHIELD Agent 47 : (25 January 2020 - 11:17 PM)

Twitter's revamp is so dumb. Nowadays, even when I am logged out of my account, right-clicking an image on Google Chrome won't let me access a URL to easily get the image's full size. That functionality was so useful!

@  Steevy Maximus : (25 January 2020 - 10:01 PM)

But when was the last time you saw a major retailer (since TRU) actually allot shelf space for a Transformers Titan? Or the Vintage Collection Poe X-Wing? There's clearly some sort of disparity between "girls" and "boys" toys that give companies justification to create $100+ items in the girls segment in FAR greater frequency than in boys.

@  fourteenwings : (25 January 2020 - 12:56 AM)

"how expensive they were" Tell that to L.O.L. O.M.G. and the $129 Amazing Surprise (I mean I guess when it comes to the toy aisle Power Rangers isn't a juggernaut like L.O.L.)

@  Steevy Maximus : (24 January 2020 - 09:18 PM)

I think the big reason we didn't see the actual combining Zords at retail was because of how expensive they were. It would cost $100 to get enough of them to make a Megazord, $160+ if you want the Ultrazord. Or parents could just get the dang Ultrazord for $40 even if it didn't combine.

@  Steevy Maximus : (24 January 2020 - 09:11 PM)

Because they are "kids toys" not "collector toys"

@  Tm_Silverclaw : (24 January 2020 - 03:27 PM)

1) I don't have Target. 2) can't go into my walmart. I'm surprised Hasbro won't sell the toys on Pulse

@  Bass X0 : (24 January 2020 - 02:43 PM)

I dreamt my phone was ringing and woke up to answer it.

@  Sabrblade : (24 January 2020 - 02:05 PM)

The Lightning Collection figures, the smaller normal-sized Beast Morphers Ranger/enemy/Beast-Bot figures, the role-play morpher and weapon toys, and the simplistic non-combining megazord toys have all been very easy to find at various Targets and Walmarts. It's only been the actual combining Beast Morphers zord toys (which are bizarrely being sold individually this time) that have been hard to find in stores.

@  Tm_Silverclaw : (24 January 2020 - 01:49 PM)

Thought I do question Hasbro's almost reluctance to have the toys available anywhere.

@  Paladin : (24 January 2020 - 01:44 PM)

i've been trying to sell mine for weeks...

@  Tm_Silverclaw : (24 January 2020 - 01:37 PM)

I hadn't opened mine yet, but from what I've seen, the general agreement is that the Beast Morpher zords are much better than Bandais.

@  ThunderWear : (24 January 2020 - 11:16 AM)

I'm guessing if they're going to do anything on the level of Legacy Zords, it's being discussed behind NDAs at Toy Fair

@  Rodimus Supreme : (24 January 2020 - 10:38 AM)

Lightning Collection is good, and they're taking their sweet time on making Zords that are better than Bandai's Zords.

@  ThunderWear : (24 January 2020 - 10:34 AM)

So, what's the general PR fandom consensus of the Hasbro run of PR so far? I pretty much stepped out of the community after I got the Bandai Legacy zords I wanted.

@  Paladin : (24 January 2020 - 08:46 AM)

that would require someone to BUY Hasbro PR toys...

@  Tm_Silverclaw : (24 January 2020 - 07:17 AM)

Well hopefully see some cool PR stuff. Wish BBTS sold Hasbro PR toys.

@  fourteenwings : (24 January 2020 - 07:01 AM)

February 22nd through 25th, I feel like it was earlier last year...

@  Tm_Silverclaw : (24 January 2020 - 06:32 AM)

When is NY TF?

@  fourteenwings : (23 January 2020 - 11:43 PM)

I don't know about Hasbro's general policy but I know everybody was on lockdown for Frozen II, which included both LEGO and Hasbro. Plus, I'm guessing everybody is holding off PR for NY Toy Fair? Overall, it's best to remember that Toy Fairs are for buyers, not fans.

@  fourteenwings : (23 January 2020 - 11:41 PM)

LEGO has been doing this for ages, including sending cease and desists when outlets get leaked images.

@  ThunderWear : (23 January 2020 - 10:42 PM)

And then they ended up selling off the brand, so I guess I wasn't the only one.

@  ThunderWear : (23 January 2020 - 10:41 PM)

Last time a toy brand I followed tightened down on toy fair and all the invited guests posted glowing reviews of what they saw, I ended up being disappointed as heck.

@  Steevy Maximus : (23 January 2020 - 10:34 PM)

JediNews UK basically said they got a walkthrough of Lego's showcase...but were legally bound to NOT talk about anything, much less take pics.

@  ThunderWear : (23 January 2020 - 10:24 PM)

I wondered why I had seen basically nothing newsworthy from the event

@  Steevy Maximus : (23 January 2020 - 10:14 PM)

Word is that Hasbro and Lego have their UK Toy Fair stuff on MAJOR lockdown. Full NDAs and everything.

@  ThunderWear : (23 January 2020 - 09:28 PM)

Seeing people say the $0.99 + $20 shipping item is cheaper than the $19.99 + free shipping item and getting tons of likes for it... I just don't know anymore.

@  Telly : (23 January 2020 - 09:11 PM)

if you havent already, y'all check your walmarts clearance aisle. i found siege six shot for $5. course, it could just be my walmart, but never hurts to look

@  Vexwing : (23 January 2020 - 07:20 PM)

Candlejack is going to need more ro

@  Patch : (23 January 2020 - 06:30 PM)

I thought you had to type out Candlejack's full name bef

@  Maximus Ambus : (23 January 2020 - 02:46 PM)

I typed in the wrong tab.

@  Paladin : (23 January 2020 - 02:32 PM)

must've been the works of Candleja

@  Telly : (23 January 2020 - 02:06 PM)

looks like maximus wiped himself out mid-sentence

@  Maximus Ambus : (23 January 2020 - 08:42 AM)

Disregard this.

@  TheMightyMol... : (22 January 2020 - 06:58 PM)

Bold of you all to assume we won't wipe ourselves out in 50 years.

@  Benbot : (22 January 2020 - 04:27 PM)

There will be no UBI, people will just live in a ditch while they celebrate owning the libs.

@  Rycochet : (22 January 2020 - 03:24 PM)

In 50 years, retail will be dead because all stores are staffless fully automated operations controlled by Amazon. The UBI will be less than a fifth of what it actually costs to live after two decades of cuts and.a steadfast refusal to match inflation.

@  Maximus Ambus : (22 January 2020 - 02:55 PM)

In fifty years retail will be a thing of the past through robots, printers and Universal Basic Income.

@  Rodimus Supreme : (21 January 2020 - 11:16 AM)

Big retailers just don't want money anymore, so let's not give them any,

@  TheMightyMol... : (20 January 2020 - 04:12 PM)

This place is a madhouse, feels like being cloned.

@  Maximus Ambus : (20 January 2020 - 03:38 PM)

I took one step beyond the outer limits to the twilight zone.

@  TheMightyMol... : (20 January 2020 - 10:19 AM)

All retail is basically the same.

@  Tm_Silverclaw : (20 January 2020 - 10:00 AM)

Walmart just needs to go bankrupt already.

@  ThunderWear : (20 January 2020 - 07:19 AM)

They didn't put the 35th anniversary stuff back out until after new year. I'm no retail expert, but I feel like having stock on the shelf is better than the back. Especially toys at christmas time.

@  ThunderWear : (20 January 2020 - 07:18 AM)

Yeah, my local walmart took away the 35th anniversary endcap weeks before Christmas and left the Transformer section empty well past Christmas.

@  TheMightyMol... : (20 January 2020 - 04:44 AM)

Mine only has the 35th Anniversary Voyagers. A whole lot of them.

@  Telly : (19 January 2020 - 11:35 PM)

just be happy your walmart even stocks voyagers. mine doesnt

@  Steevy Maximus : (19 January 2020 - 08:53 PM)

Figures that Walmart finally restocks Studio Voyagers...with Wave ONE

@  ThunderWear : (19 January 2020 - 09:27 AM)

I snagged Rainmakers for half off.  They make me want jolly ranchers.

@  Trpodeca : (18 January 2020 - 04:21 PM)

I was using my account on another comptuer, and oddly it seemed to default to $US rather than converting it.

@  TM2-Megatron : (18 January 2020 - 02:02 PM)

You should be able to set eBay to display in your local currency, although personally I like to know the actual currency the item is listed in so I know if I need to account for forex fees or not


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#41 Telly

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Posted 21 July 2019 - 12:37 AM

ive always liked taskmaster. never read many comics with him though


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Posted 21 July 2019 - 04:43 PM

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Posted 21 July 2019 - 05:13 PM

Hello Taskmaster.

 

Ironbite-fancy seeing you here.


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Posted 22 July 2019 - 07:14 AM

Still not sure of the point of this, other to make people finally shut up about making it. Still, Taskmaster is great, and I'm guessing that Florence Pugh will be playing Yelena Belova.



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Posted 22 July 2019 - 09:25 AM

His mask needs to be 90% more skull.

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Posted 23 July 2019 - 04:12 PM


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Posted 24 July 2019 - 08:03 AM

Just realized what I want to happen here. Whole film is a spy drama set back like between Avengers 1 and 2. She fights the Taskmaster and Evil Blond Widow. There's some conflict with her ex-husband the Red Guardian all that stuff. Russian plan foiled. Nuke disarmed. Ambiguously grey ending where Natasha won but feels the need to atone for something she feels she failed at.

Credits.

Mid-credit scene. We watch her death from endgame. Someone is watching it. A glowing energy door closes without us seeing who it was.

After-credit scene. We're back in the movie we just watched. Death scene of either Red Guardian or Blond Widow. Same energy door opens. Kang the Conqueror steps out and looks at the body that shifts, still alive. "I guess you'll have to do."


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Posted 24 July 2019 - 09:55 AM

Movie is said to take place right after Captain America: Civil War.


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Posted 24 July 2019 - 05:41 PM

No joke, I would love to see Yelena become the Super-Adaptoid.

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Posted 03 December 2019 - 06:35 AM

Teaser trailer:

 


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Posted 03 December 2019 - 09:40 AM


I've said a bunch of times that she's close to the least interesting MCU character for me. In the comics she's THE femme fatale super spy, but in the movies there are a billion films about basically exactly her story and meh. This trailer doesn't do a whole lot to change that. The Stranger thing guy as an older, out of shape Red Guardian is the one part of this trailer that seemed really fun and made me kinda want to see it. Not coincidentally he's also the most Superhero Comic Book thing in the trailer.

-ZacWilliam, Taskmaster would have likely had the same pull for me if he looked more like Taskmaster and less like Paintballdude.
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Posted 03 December 2019 - 09:48 AM

Looks like a good movie and her sister's outfit is similar to what Natasha wore in Infinity War. With the green vest.

Still like this spoof:

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Posted 03 December 2019 - 10:21 AM

there's gonna be SO MANY crappy Red Guardian cosplays next year...


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Posted 03 December 2019 - 12:47 PM

Why did I think this was going to be a tv series?



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Posted 03 December 2019 - 01:55 PM


Probably because she's the same calibur as the folks getting tv shows. Honestly She-Hulk, Ms Marvel and Moon Knight all sound like more exciting movies to me.


-ZacWilliam, I think the only reason a lot of folks were ever asking for a Black Widow film was because she was the only Lady Avenger on the table, now that's not the case and she's RiP in the current timeline and this really seems less exciting then I'd wish...
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Posted 03 December 2019 - 06:48 PM

I got off the MCU train with Endgame...

 

...but I'm very interested in this. Enough I might just hop on for yet one more ride.

 

 

What can I say? I've wanted a Black Widow solo film since her "introductory" scene in the Avengers film.



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Posted 04 December 2019 - 09:30 AM

I got off the MCU train with Endgame...

 

...but I'm very interested in this. Enough I might just hop on for yet one more ride.

 

 

So you skipped ONE station.



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Posted 06 December 2019 - 01:04 PM

Tony Stark was my favorite part of the MCU, but since they're making stories that fall between the existing movies, I'm hopefully he'll eventually show up.  That's really what is keeping me interested until the X-Men show up.



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Posted 06 December 2019 - 09:22 PM

Tony Stark was my favorite part of the MCU, but since they're making stories that fall between the existing movies, I'm hopefully he'll eventually show up.  That's really what is keeping me interested until the X-Men show up.

Word is that Tony will show up in this using footage that was cut from Civil War.


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Posted 08 December 2019 - 08:13 AM

 

Tony Stark was my favorite part of the MCU, but since they're making stories that fall between the existing movies, I'm hopefully he'll eventually show up.  That's really what is keeping me interested until the X-Men show up.

Word is that Tony will show up in this using footage that was cut from Civil War.

 

 

Robert Downey Jr isn't dead.  Why are they using cut footage?

 

He gets paid for appearing in a movie, not for appearing on set.





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