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    A little disappointed there were no entries for Vypor or Stretch-Neck, otherwise it is a great addendum!!
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    Quote Originally Posted by Mikey View Post
    I hope this counts for me too, I haven't heard a word and I'm worried.
    I've not heard a thing so I guess I'll be sending my message enquiring.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Matty-lad View Post
    I've not heard a thing so I guess I'll be sending my message enquiring.
    Did you read my earlier post?
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    I hope I get my email confirmation sometime this week.
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    Got mine and it's awesome to have this added to my shelf. Flipping through, I already discovered some new old characters I'd like to see made in toy form, so it's always cool to discover these vintage gems.

    Kudos to Danielle and the crew on putting this supplement out!!!

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    Tracking says my books have entered NJ! That means I should have them by Wednesday at the latest. Sweet!
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    My bundle has shipped - phew!!

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    This thing is phenomenal! I've been enjoying curling up on the couch with it after these long days of work.
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    It makes me so sad I will probably never own these books, I own every other book

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    Mine arrived today! These books look fantastic!
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    Quote Originally Posted by dan1980 View Post
    It makes me so sad I will probably never own these books, I own every other book
    Why not? At the vey least it should be no problem to get the Toy Guide.

    Hope you find a way, it's great.
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    Got my PC bundle today! Great work guys

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    Good effort on the supplemental. It's less illustrated than the main guide but it was good to see photos of a few vintage figures.

    A lot of the sources now, though, are incredibly obscure. It made me wonder if the book is too ambitious in its reach.

    For me, the various background stories have become so maze-like and far-fetched (and that's saying something for MOTU) that they have ceased to be interesting and enjoyable. That convoluted minefield is highlighted in this book.

    But that doesn't detract from my admiration of those involved in the book's research and production.
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    Just got the bundle, so I can't wait to open the books and lose myself in them. Amazing packaging job - I feel like the box could have fallen off the truck and been run over and the books would have still been ok!!

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    Quote Originally Posted by VaultsofGrayskull View Post
    A lot of the sources now, though, are incredibly obscure. It made me wonder if the book is too ambitious in its reach.
    It's a pretty deepcut. And will be of interest to certain part of fans in the MOTU/POP fandom.


    But that doesn't detract from my admiration of those involved in the book's research and production.
    Thanks! That means a lot!
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    Quote Originally Posted by They View Post
    A little disappointed there were no entries for Vypor or Stretch-Neck, otherwise it is a great addendum!!
    Agreed , from what I understand , they are not technically “ offcial” cause they have not been introduced officially into any sort of media/ bio , therefore their entries were skipped over, although the appeared in the 2nd ubg, as un recognizable sketches in the background, yet axel was commissioned by Mattel/TG to create them, as sketches, which is confusing cause doesn’t that make them official. Does that mean anyone can make a figure of them and mattel can’t claim rights to the idea? It’s the same with goldenrod and snarll the snow thief, their names appeared in the Cc box art vote, yet they aren’t recognized as official entries, where are they in the limbo. Val/ jukka, care to chime in on this?

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