A fellow collector (who doesn't post here) and I were talking at work regarding Matty's quality issues of the past and came up with an interesting question...
What would you do if you opened your He-Ro, opened his staff, and there were NO spell stone in it?
Uncle Montork has returned from Trolla!
I'd buy another for sure.
Make one. Find something that would fit and plunk it in there.
Or call the customer service number and see what they could do.
I would make an effort to try and get a new one or a replacement. If that didnt work I would just keep the staff closed. Once I have Ro in hand i would never let him leave
By the Power... and For the Honor of GRAYSKULL!!!
HE-MAN and SHE-RA Rules!!!
"Frustration is only felt when one realizes there is an option!"
- Ancient One (BeastMaster: The Series; Fifth Element)
Any sufficiently advanced technology is indistinguishable from MAGIC!
- Clarke's Third Law
Put a piece of Trix cereal in its place.
Powered Convoy -Owner and Propreitor of the Skele-Store,
offering a small range of stock, and the worst prices on the Net!
I'd just replace it myself with something. It wouldn't be too hard to customize something in there.
I hope it doesn't come missing, but it wouldn't be the end of the world for me.
We don't stop playing because we grow old, we grow old because we stop playing. -George Bernard Shaw
Nate Baertsch Illustration Blog
Having heard the horror stories of MattyCollector's customer service...I just might cry a bit.
I'd try to see if I could get a replacement through MC, but I have a feeling it'd be a long, hard road.
Supporter of All Eras! Including "Son of He-Man"!
i would not find out as it will be moc
New adventure wanted
quakke / icarius / disk of doom skeletor / kayo / tuskador / artilla / staghornbattle blade skeletor/ thunderpunch he man / to tall hoove/ missle armour flipshot, spin fist hydron, staghorn
mini boglins, moc Ghostbusters, moc Turtles, Transformers and M.A.S.K wanted
My active ebay items for sale.http://shop.ebay.com/merchant/taddow...Q_fromZQQ_mdoZ
jbaw2, Dr.Omega, Andrea_the_cat@yahoo.it, tmcclurg, celticsfan, THEGODBEAST, Venom77713, Royalt1us, racerx, davidlogan, granbeetle, MOTU SAN JOSE 2, prime731,galaxywarrior,Butterflyer,Creasy Bear.
Get a diamond off of one of mums rings she doesnt wear anymore, put in there and hope she doesnt realise.
I would just wait till someone here makes custom colored stones and buy one. I'm sure we'll see eventually someone in the customs forum with a light blue color or pink, a light green. Yellow perhaps? A Rainbow assortment of spell stones.
"I mark the hours every one, Nor have I yet outrun the Sun. My use & value unto you, are gauged by what you have to do."
Enscribed onto Hermione Granger's Time Turner from Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban
I'd let He-ro travel back to Pre-Etrenia go thru a set of challenges to replace his Spell Stone.
Then travel to a craft store myself & find something to replace it. I agree with everyone else who just wouldnt chance it.
Teela the Warrior Goddess is my homegirl.
I'd probably throw a fit for a minute, then in my story, say that the spell stone was placed inside Adora's sword, and now that He-Ro exists in present day, the two stones can't exist simultaneously in one time space.
I'd probably try to find something else to place in the cepter, but I don't know....
Last edited by sweetleprachaun; June 17, 2009 at 04:38pm. Reason: accidently swore
Once you kill the cow, you gotta make a burger
Positive Trade with : Thehorde,
I'd rant and rave, curse Mattel with every breath on every board I could find. Then I'd go around, pick up a cheesy piece of costume jewelry with a stone about the right size and stick it in there.
I could see it happening, although Mattel's QC has improved of late (that's not as big a compliment as it sounds, considering the depths to which it plunged with the DCUC line around waves 3 and 4). I also imagine Matty would have some set aside for replacements as they usually do. But I would seriously consider doing the above before sending back and otherwise acceptable He-Ro, simply because I want that character so badly and wouldn't chance him vanishhing into Matty Limbo. Matty would get an earful from me, though.
"I will use this power for all the good that can be done, to work for peace, to encourage virtue, and above all, to preserve life in all its forms..." Superman
Id blow my lid if me HERO came incomplete.
It's your place for Freedom of Speach for everything MOTU, POP, TMNT, , Horror, Wrestling, DC and Batman, and all other properties that are cool.
Is is now up and live please check it out and spread the word please!!!
Follow me on Twitter.... BrianOzone
My feedback threadhttp://www.he-man.org/forums/boards/...or-Brian-Ozone
i'd send the whole thing back for a replacement.