"You are a collector, are you not?" The new acquisitions thread.

Discussion in 'Collecting' started by Commander Antilles, Jul 14, 2001.

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  1. Commander Antilles Force Ghost

    Member Since:
    Jul 21, 1999
    star 6
    I got Sabe and Duros at the weekend, plus a battery cover and laser gun piece to repair my vintage TIE Interceptor with! :cool:
  2. AT-AT_Commander Force Ghost

    Member Since:
    Jun 23, 2001
    star 4
    today i picked up the quigan jedi master from episode one collection. I also picked up the POTF2 Death star droid.
    Episode 1 collection all i need is 4 more figs. yeah
  3. klingklang Force Ghost

    Member Since:
    Jan 12, 1999
    star 5
    Over the weekend I picked up all the Hallmark 2001 ornaments. I also finally found Aurra Sing at Target and picked up the 12" Tarpals/Kaadu as a clearance item while I was there.
  4. Paranoid_Android Jedi Knight

    Member Since:
    Feb 15, 2001
    star 1
    I finally found Han Solo Bespin Capture and Boba Fett 300th edition.
  5. Mark CK Jedi Master

    Member Since:
    Oct 29, 1999
    star 4
    I found the B-Wing, completing my searching for the time being. I can't say much for the B-Wing, though. It's packaged nicely and the weathering looks good...but other than that it's just the old B-Wing with no battery operated lights. Plus I think $40 was a bit much for this considering that the figure looks awful familiar...
  6. Mr.Neck or Yarael Poof Manager Emeritus

    Member Since:
    Apr 19, 2000
    star 5
    I got the 12" Target Capt. Tarpals with Kaadu for 12 bucks the other day! :D
  7. JulesTHWAF Jedi Knight

    Member Since:
    Jun 21, 2000
    star 2
    Picked up the B-Wing on Tues. Love it. No complaints. Agree that $40 is a bit much but its so nice I don't care. You won't hear a peep out of me...
  8. catnapper Jedi Padawan

    Member Since:
    Jul 30, 2001
    A B-Wing would be the most recent addition to my collection - no complaints here: it's big, it's detailed and it makes the 3rd item in my collection that I won't open (besides my Y-Wing & assorted carded figures).
  9. leif Jedi Knight

    Member Since:
    Dec 16, 1999
    star 3
    Bwing a month ago at Target. Last one & only one ive ever seen at any of our 3 Targets.

    Duro, Sabe, Ketwol, & Bespin guard 3 weeks ago at Babbages...paid 9 a figure!

    Quigon Armor & Obiwan Snow Gear at Target last weekend, 10 minutes till closing.

    Sandtroopers online at Toymaniacs $10. this week.
  10. RolandofGilead Manager Emeritus

    Member Since:
    Jan 17, 2001
    star 7
    I bought Ketwol and the Fans Choice figure last week. Didn't LucasFilm say that the Duros were actually an off-shoot of the Nemoudians? No mention of that with the figure.
  11. Calis Jedi Master

    Member Since:
    Sep 10, 2000
    star 4
    Ketwol
    Sabe
    Bespin Guard
    Duros

    Aunt Beru
    Mynock Hunt 3 Pack
    Jedi Luke/Bib Fortuna 12" 2-Pack
  12. Incom4 Jedi Master

    Member Since:
    Mar 4, 2001
    star 4
    I got from trades:

    Orange card Luke longsaber (I already had one but you can never have too many).

    POTJ Dirty Biker Scout
    POTJ Kenobi Cold Weather
    POTJ Qui-Gon Jedi Armor
  13. Capt1225 Jedi Knight

    Member Since:
    Jan 18, 2001
    I received a MOMC Amidala Battle (FINALLY!!), and Evolution P4 promo with Anakin/Vader in a trade yesterday. Man, I was psyched!! :D
  14. Mark CK Jedi Master

    Member Since:
    Oct 29, 1999
    star 4
    I picked up the R2, 3PO and Chewbacca palm-talkers the other day. They were tucked away on the top shelf in a Meijers Thrifty Acres. (They also had several figures from the Duros wave. The Christmas is slowly approaching).
  15. HumsupFett Jedi Knight

    Member Since:
    Dec 7, 2000
    star 3
    I didn't buy anything for a week but today, I complete my 3rd 12" custom, a Rebel Fleet Trooper. All geared up and impressive. Got to work on his weapon next though :)
  16. dengar403 Jedi Knight

    Member Since:
    Nov 21, 2000
    star 2
    I found the interceptor at two different toys r us in CA this morning.
  17. Sebulba-X •X C2 C3 MW RSA•

    Member Since:
    Mar 11, 2000
    star 6
    Wave 1 of my birthday has struck, giving me 4 boxes of Evolution cards...have about 10+ complete commons sets, all the chase cards + a handful of extras to trade and 3 Level A autograph cards (not getting an auto in one of the boxes blows). I have a sneaking suspision when Wave 2 (my wife's side of the family) strikes I may get another box. Waiting sucks.
  18. PlyFury Jedi Knight

    Member Since:
    Jul 15, 2001
    star 1
    Things are slow here. Nothing new at Wally-World or TRU. I ordered a FF Death Star Droid fan club ed. and a POTJ OB1-Kenobi from ANH. Thought it was a good time to round out some figures I been trying to get but put off.
  19. Sebulba-X •X C2 C3 MW RSA•

    Member Since:
    Mar 11, 2000
    star 6
    Got 4 more Evolution autograph cards...one of which is the Anthony Daniels Level D autograph card!!!!!!! My wife suddenly became interested in my hobby for a few moments until I explained to her that I'm not going to sell the card. Need to remember to hid that binder....
  20. Lord_Gita Former TFN FanFilms Staff

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    Member Since:
    Oct 5, 2000
    star 4
    I recently found a Rebel Pilot Cinema Scene, plus I bought a liscensed Joe Corroney print of (minor AOTC spoiler removed) an AOTC scene.

    EDIT: DOH!
  21. Commander Antilles Force Ghost

    Member Since:
    Jul 21, 1999
    star 6
    In the last couple of days, I've got a loose complete vintage Endor Han, Endor Leia, snowtrooper, stormtrooper, AT-AT driver, ANH Leia, and POTF2 Leia on speeder bike. :)
  22. PlyFury Jedi Knight

    Member Since:
    Jul 15, 2001
    star 1
    Why Sony snob? Audio?

    Ever hear of McIntosh?
  23. Doikk Nots Jedi Knight

    Member Since:
    Feb 17, 1999
    star 1
    While cleaning out my old closet at my parents' house I found a box of my old Star Wars toys that I thought were sold at a garage sale. They've all been opened and played with (by me, when I was little). They're priceless. The coolest one I found was my stormtrooper with a broken foot that looks like he's peed himself 'coz he's sunbleached from the waist down. I left him in the garden one day with his head buried in the dirt after a painful interrogation by Lord Vader. :)
  24. ganner_rhysode Jedi Master

    Member Since:
    Jul 7, 2001
    star 4
    Latest purchase, Lego Imperial Shuttle. Nothing spectacular I know, but I like it.
  25. Ternian Jedi Youngling

    Member Since:
    May 16, 2000
    star 4
    Well I picked up these in an toy store that was clearing out old stuff:

    (All are mint)

    Admiral Ackbar with Freeze Frame
    Yak Face with Freeze Frame
    EV9D9 with Freeze Frame
    Biggs Darklighter with Freeze Frame
    Lav Sirak with Freeze Frame
    Nien Numb with Freeze Frame

    2-1b Medic Droid
    Bib Fortuna

    Ben Kenobi with electric lightsaber.

    :D
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