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    Walking Dead figure collectors

    First off, let me say I am completely late to the game.

    Only this past July did I finally get into the goodness of the Walking Dead (though my in-laws have been telling me for months), and that is just the tv show.

    Then about the time MOTUC started hitting Big Lots I started looking for TWD figures, though most are gone.

    I did score the Michonne's Zombie Pets 3 pack from TRU (Hastings had it too for about $5 more).

    I know I'll never get any of the older stuff, but I'm hoping to pick up the wave that comes out later this year. My wife actually wants the Daryl Dixon figure lol.

    So, any other TWD collector's out there?

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    Uh YEAH!!
    March 2014 A NEW Daryl Dixon sculpt will be out, with a new cross bow AND his motorcycle!!!
    You can pre-order on BBTstore!!
    I have to the AMC are great but since i prefer the comic, i like the comic figures better...AND you can still pick up Rick & Michonne for reasonable prices.
    Penny is my favorite of all the Walking Dead figures!!
    I also have all the POP figures and the minifigures are great...the zombies are so freaking cute!!
    I have not made up my mind on the minimates...i know its just a matter of time on that one!!
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    Quote Originally Posted by Stratos*Major View Post
    Uh YEAH!!
    March 2014 A NEW Daryl Dixon sculpt will be out, with a new cross bow AND his motorcycle!!!
    You can pre-order on BBTstore!!
    I have to the AMC are great but since i prefer the comic, i like the comic figures better...AND you can still pick up Rick & Michonne for reasonable prices.
    Penny is my favorite of all the Walking Dead figures!!
    I also have all the POP figures and the minifigures are great...the zombies are so freaking cute!!
    I have not made up my mind on the minimates...i know its just a matter of time on that one!!
    Thanks for the input you two!

    I thought Daryl was out again around November. McFarlane is crazy not to have these by Christmas.

    I look fwd to finding the Merle - Daryl 2 pack...maybe at Walgreens!

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    I have all the minimates to date. Thought about the McFarlane figures....but I already collect to much! lol.

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    I'd be all over the McFarlane figures now that the sculpts and articulation have improved tremendously, but I still can't get past their weird scale. I literally have 9 shelves of horror themed figures (zombies, movie maniacs, Resident Evil stuff) that are pretty much in a 6 to 7 inch scale and look great together. I'd have nothing else similar in this scale,so it's helped me to stay far away from these.
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    These are popping up at walgreens around me now. I haven't really been checking but today I picked up Andrea, Governor, Carl, and 1 of the riot gear zombies. Plus they're on sale with card.

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    After passing on the first few waves many times, I finally jumped in when I saw Wave 4 at Walgreens recently. At $12.99 each, I couldn't pass. These figures are just too cool and have lots of accessories.

    Quote Originally Posted by theotherguy View Post

    I know I'll never get any of the older stuff...
    Most of the earlier figures, except Rick in his police uniform from Series 1 and Daryl (who is getting re-release in a 2pack with Merle, and new version with a motorcycle), can be had on the secondary market for reasonable prices. I'm going back now and getting the ones I want that I missed, and between Amazon and Ebay the prices have been retail or pretty close.
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