i wonder if there will be any variance between this "official" run of cgm and those that danny got in his "preproduction" case?
This really is a dud month for me. No interest at all in this version of Randor. Don't see the appeal but happy for those of you who are excited. I know there are variants I want that others don't. Dekker is a bore, never liked the character and never wanted him in the 200X days. Castle Grayskull Man is the saving grace.
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Well, I got my CGman ordered! I saw that refresh page a bunch of times but I remained patient and it went through A-OK. Can't wait to see him in person! Since I pre-ordered CG a few days ago, I decided I needed a statue guardian for it.
Now I need to get the funds for a Randor (the other fig I want this month) and trade someone for a Sorceress (to add to CG next Dec).
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does anyone think the Eternia Tower sheild will go great with Dekker? I figure the colors probably, but the Rasta dreads and now a lion shield. Does anyone else make a connection here?
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I am typically never negative when it comes to this line. Even with its flaws, I'm not often one to complain. But I gotta say, Dekker is awful. What a snore. I can picture if this line were sold retail, we'd see a million of him warming the pegs in a Toys R Us outlet store. His colors look late '90s to me, and there is absolutely nothing interesting about him. He's a dude with a tunic... oh, and an eye patch. Yay.
Not a real big fan of Dekker...I could have done without that figure. Filmation Randor is cool and I really like CGman. And Dekker is about 10 years old now as a character isn't he? So late 90's early 00's makes sense.
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Dekker should have come with an un-helmeted MAA head and the arm cannon that came with the Weapons Pack. Would have made him much more appealling. He is a very "meh" character.
200X fan? Classic fan? What does that mean? I'm a MotU fan!!!
Yes, I'd say Castle Grayskull and a full year of amazing figures contradicts that.
If Mattel would have a higher quality standard, then these figures would be "high end collector items". So far, they`re not compared to other adult collector companies OR even to other toy companies like LEGO, Playmobil or Hasbro.
This line deserves better quality!
I was talking about the future, actually. I meant the line-up coming in 2013.
As for figures with problems, mine are all great and I enjoy the heck out of them. Even minor quibbles disappear in my mind once they are on the shelf. I'm having too much fun with them to care, I guess. To each their own.
Diggin Dekker. The old man head sculpt is pretty awesome.
Clawful shield works great
How I prefer he look