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@  RichardT1977 : (17 November 2019 - 08:26 PM)

It's a good deal if you want a full set of Refraktor (and if they have them at your location)

@  TheMightyMol... : (17 November 2019 - 04:43 PM)

Here we can buy two and get one free, but at least two of them are gonna be the same toy, because lol distribution.

@  Bass X0 : (17 November 2019 - 01:01 PM)

In the U.K., it’s more like you but two, you only get one given how expensive they are.

@  RichardT1977 : (17 November 2019 - 11:38 AM)

Transformers are Buy 2 Get 1 free at Target this week.

@  Bass X0 : (17 November 2019 - 04:29 AM)

2019 has been one long South Park episode.

@  Sjogre : (16 November 2019 - 10:46 PM)

Okay, that actually sounds pretty fun.

@  Maximus Ambus : (15 November 2019 - 12:49 PM)

It was set in the forties, featured Nazi's as the villains and had Kiko fight mostly Ice Age animals and a mythical dragon that now ruled the island guarding Kongs treasure.

@  Paladin : (15 November 2019 - 11:37 AM)

and it was ALSO eleven hours long.

@  Maximus Ambus : (15 November 2019 - 10:55 AM)

In a alternate reality Peter Jackson made Son of Kong.

@  wonko the sane? : (15 November 2019 - 09:30 AM)

To be fair to boba: everyone else to go into the sarlacc was a sacrifice. Stripped almost naked and tossed, and didn't have body armor, a jetpack and a weapon.

@  TheMightyMol... : (15 November 2019 - 06:54 AM)

Nah, he just has to keep up his plot insurance payments so he can shoot his way out of the Sarlacc again.

@  PlutoniumBoss : (15 November 2019 - 02:59 AM)

Funny, but everyone knows he bounty hunts for Jabba Hutt to finance his 'Vette.

@  Tm_Silverclaw : (15 November 2019 - 02:54 AM)

Okay.. Not sure why.. but streaming is harder than jsut playing the game.. even though that's pretty much what I was doing.

@  Xellos : (14 November 2019 - 06:47 PM)

What type of vehicle does Boba Fett use for time travel? A Man-DeLorean.

@  TM2-Megatron : (14 November 2019 - 03:55 PM)

Admittedly, it's been a long time since I've been to a walk-in clinic, as I tend not to get sick (and the one time I do every 4-5 years, I prefer just riding it out at home), but the last time I went I'm pretty sure you could just show up, no appointment. It may be different in Quebec,though

@  Nevermore : (14 November 2019 - 02:36 PM)

One thing to note about health insurance in Germany is that we have a two-class system: mandatory health insurance is basically the economy class, while private health insurance is the business class.

@  Nevermore : (14 November 2019 - 02:32 PM)

My local doctor is actually a shared office with several doctors where you will get randomly assigned to one of the doctors available that day.

@  Nevermore : (14 November 2019 - 02:30 PM)

Also, employers are required by law to cover part of their employees' health insurance fees, so I only have to pay my part.

@  Nevermore : (14 November 2019 - 02:28 PM)

Basic examinations and sick notes (known as "work-inability certificates" in Germany) for the employer are covered by our health insurances by default.

@  TheMightyMol... : (14 November 2019 - 12:02 PM)

Around here, we can go to a walk-in clinic whenever, but might have to wait in the queue until there's a doctor available, which can take hours on a busy day. And then hope our insurance will cover anything.

@  wonko the sane? : (14 November 2019 - 07:38 AM)

There actually are a good number of clinics around here: but the walk ins require an appointment (what?) and are only done once a week. IF you can get an appointment, you see a doctor usually within 40 minutes, but good luck getting the appointment.

@  Nevermore : (14 November 2019 - 03:35 AM)

Depending on the day.

@  Nevermore : (14 November 2019 - 03:35 AM)

We have family doctors (called "house doctors") with regular office hours where you may need an hour or two of waiting time.

@  TM2-Megatron : (14 November 2019 - 12:50 AM)

Two weeks? That seems a little long; are there not a lot of walk-in clinics around you?

@  wonko the sane? : (13 November 2019 - 07:01 PM)

Does germany make it quick and easy to see a doctor too? Cause an emergency doctor visit can take two weeks out here, and an emergency ROOM visit can take 18-24 hours.

@  Nevermore : (13 November 2019 - 06:43 PM)

(Good thing is, under German law, if you call in sick during your vacation and see a doctor immediately, you get to keep your vacation days.)

@  Nevermore : (13 November 2019 - 06:42 PM)

Too bad. My plans wee to do two more overtime hours before having my last day of vacation for the year on Friday. Oh well.

@  Nevermore : (13 November 2019 - 06:41 PM)

So I'm currently on medical leave for a particularly stupid reason: Burned my back with a hot-water bag while sleeping last night. Though the doctor said I'm hardly the first person to have this happen to them.

@  Patch : (13 November 2019 - 06:11 PM)

Just a particularly odious example of the 90s era of depicting transgender women as either the subject of crude humor, or "Jerry Springer" material.

@  Ashley : (13 November 2019 - 04:55 PM)

I think Ace Ventura legit contributed to me spending years in self denial. I will never be ok with Jim Carrey.

@  Benbot : (13 November 2019 - 01:22 PM)

I thought he since changed his tune.

@  Tm_Silverclaw : (13 November 2019 - 12:51 PM)

Jim Carry Paladin?

@  Maximus Ambus : (13 November 2019 - 12:22 PM)

Don't doubt what he can do. Sonic the Hedgehog!

@  Paladin : (13 November 2019 - 11:51 AM)

not giving a dime to a transphobic antivaxxer.

@  wonko the sane? : (13 November 2019 - 11:25 AM)

It'll be a terrible movie if jim carrey phones it in. Otherwise it should be decent.

@  Paladin : (13 November 2019 - 10:45 AM)

sonics' still gonna be a terrible movie but at least they whined loud enough to make him look passable for a 2-minute trailer. "yay."

@  ▲ndrusi : (13 November 2019 - 10:37 AM)

But of course to annoying people there's no such thing as different decisions made for different reasons, there is only "I like it so it's right" and "I don't like it so it's wrong."

@  ▲ndrusi : (13 November 2019 - 10:35 AM)

Even if we pretend it's objective truth that they were both bad, then they were bad in very different ways.

@  ▲ndrusi : (13 November 2019 - 10:33 AM)

Sonic's previous movie design looked genuinely bad. The Transformers '07 designs just looked insufficiently like what certain loud and obnoxious parts of the fandom think Transformers are required to always look like.

@  Otaku : (13 November 2019 - 08:50 AM)

Um... Purple Monkey Dishwasher?

@  TheMightyMol... : (13 November 2019 - 08:25 AM)

Do we really need to have Every Movie Transformer Thread Ever in the Squawkbox?

@  Bass X0 : (13 November 2019 - 08:13 AM)

Sure it made money but that doesn’t mean it has appealing character designs. Lot of god awful fugly faces in the Transformers movies.

@  Otaku : (12 November 2019 - 08:25 PM)

@Liege My issue with Transformers (2007) were elements I thought were unnecessary.  I know it was supposed to just be a joke, but I didn't ever need to hear about "Sam's Happy Time". >.> Which, being in awe of the first "live action" TF-film, didn't even register until I'd already purchased and watched it on DVD a few times (after seeing it in theaters 3 times).

@  Liege : (12 November 2019 - 08:22 PM)

For all the Bayisms in the 07 movie, it was tempered by Spielberg as producer. Designs aside it was an enjoyable popcorn blockbuster about a boy and his first car who happens to be an alien from another planet. They sequels are just Bay going unchecked after he proved how much bank he could bring in.

@  TM2-Megatron : (12 November 2019 - 07:12 PM)

I didn't find the designs in the '07 movie to be that bad, personally. What got really offputting was how Cybertronians in general become such huge a-holes in the later films; the designs were very much secondary to their horrible personalities

@  Sabrblade : (12 November 2019 - 06:59 PM)

And yet, Transformers still broke the bank at the box office, opened up the brand to a whole new generation of fans, shot the brand up to mainstream appeal, and enabled all kinds of new collector-oriented lines and other avenues to come about. Not saying Sonic's movie will do the same for his series, but the 2007 TF movie certainly did more good than harm.

@  Bass X0 : (12 November 2019 - 06:09 PM)

Paramount changed Sonic due to fan backlash but refused to redo Transformers 2007 with new cgi appearances based on their classic forms everyone’s knows and loves, and can relate to. Trailer 1 Sonic is as appealing a design as 2007 Bumblebee...

@  TheMightyMol... : (12 November 2019 - 02:14 PM)

I don't. They're a pain in the ass to repair.

@  Benbot : (12 November 2019 - 12:48 PM)

I wish car companies would bring back flip up headlights

@  TheMightyMol... : (12 November 2019 - 09:07 AM)

Wear a hazmat suit. It's Walmart, they're used to weird.


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#1 Buster Darkwings

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Posted 27 October 2013 - 02:28 AM

Edit: SALE OVER (for now). The exchange rate isn't as good for the dollar as it used to be, so I'm going to be ending this sale for now and trying listing stuff on Yahoo Japan. But if there's anything you still want, let me know ASAP. Some items I have multiples of, and some might not get any bids on Yahoo right away.

Getting rid of some extras from my collection.
Shipping will be free by SAL, with free upgrades to EMS (Express Mail) for orders over $100.
Everything is still sealed, packaging is in excellent overall condition unless noted.
MOSC Henkei Strafe: $35

MISB Henkei Dark Skyfire: $80

MISB Spark Blue Music Label Soundwave (box slightly caved in): $60

MISB Arms Micron Ironhide: $25

MOSC Henkei Thundercracker (original, not KO): $35

MOSC Henkei Thrust (original, not KO): $30

new items added Dec. 24 2015:

Set of all 3 white Destruction Microns, mint in package: $60

Beast Wars II Dirgegun, MISB: $60

Beast Wars VS-X1 Volcano set, looks complete and near mint, but no instructions/paperwork, box is slightly beat up, and I couldn't get the volcano to work (put a C battery in but it wouldn't turn on, maybe it just needs the contacts cleaned or something): $80

New items added Jan. 14 2016:

Beast Wars II Max-B, MISB: $60

Super Link Misha garage kit from Model Works Grenade, unopened/unassembled, not a re-cast: $100

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Galaxy Force DVD exclusive red Exillion, unopened (no factory seal): $100

Super Link store-exclusive blue Energy Spear and green Energy Axe, MISP: $20

I priced most stuff lower than their eBay prices (after shipping anyway), but I'd be open to negotiation for those who buy more than one item. Not looking for anything in trade right now, sorry.

Edit: Free shipping is for North America and Australia only, Europe will be slightly more expensive, but not much more, maybe like $5 per item.

Edited by Buster Darkwings, 17 May 2016 - 02:42 AM.


#2 Buster Darkwings

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Posted 17 November 2013 - 07:18 AM

Added Henkei Thundercracker and Henkei Thrust.

#3 Buster Darkwings

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Posted 22 November 2013 - 09:13 AM

Sold Stepper and Jet Vehicon.

#4 Buster Darkwings

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Posted 13 March 2014 - 10:36 PM

Sold the last Sunstorm I have.  I believe I have 2 or 3 unopened Rainmaker 3-packs left, I'll put pictures up later but if anyone is interested now I'll sell them for $130 shipped.

 

Also lowered prices on some items.


Edited by Buster Darkwings, 13 March 2014 - 10:41 PM.


#5 Buster Darkwings

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Posted 26 June 2014 - 02:59 AM

Sold one Dark Skyfire, but I'm pretty sure I still have at least one left (will have to double-check).

If anyone wants to make an order less than $100 but wants EMS shipping, just add an extra $5 and I'll cover the difference if needed.



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Posted 06 November 2014 - 02:21 AM

Lowered prices again due to the higher value of the dollar versus the yen.



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Posted 24 December 2015 - 02:49 AM

Added a couple new items. Will also have some more stuff up as soon as I get around to taking pictures.



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Posted 14 January 2016 - 04:52 AM

Added more items and made pictures inline so people don't have to click on them.



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Posted 15 January 2016 - 04:52 PM

How much are the Destruction Microns? I can't see a price



#10 Buster Darkwings

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Posted 16 January 2016 - 12:15 AM

Oh, sorry about that. I'm asking $60 for them.

Edit: can't seem to edit the original post on my phone without screwing up the formatting, I'll edit it on my PC later.

Edited by Buster Darkwings, 16 January 2016 - 12:31 AM.


#11 Buster Darkwings

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Posted 12 February 2016 - 05:23 AM

Sold Hotlink and Bitstream, but I still have a few unopened BotCon 2013 Rainmaker sets (Sunstorm, Hotlink, and Bitstream) for $130.



#12 Buster Darkwings

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Posted 17 May 2016 - 02:39 AM

The exchange rate isn't as good for the dollar as it used to be, so I'm going to be ending this sale for now and trying listing stuff on Yahoo Japan.  But if there's anything you still want, let me know ASAP.  Some items I have multiples of, and some might not get any bids on Yahoo right away.



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Posted 19 May 2016 - 08:02 AM

Is that $20 for BOTH energon weapons? If so I'll take both. And any chance of free shipping within Asia?


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