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Anyone get their Rocket Firing Fett yet?

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    Lucksy31's Avatar
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    Anyone get their Rocket Firing Fett yet?

    It's been about 5 weeks since I sent away for my Rocket Firing fett(after buying the 5 additional figures). Has anyone else gotten thiers? If so, could you post your pics?? Thanks.
    -Scott

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    Re: Anyone get their Rocket Firing Fett yet?

    Still waiting, been about 6 weeks for me.

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    Re: Anyone get their Rocket Firing Fett yet?

    Darrel DePreist was on a special "collecting" Forcecast podcast about 3 weeks ago. He said that there were lots of reports of damaged packages and figures caused by the mail carriers . So, they were working on a repackage that was stronger but not expense, causing a bit of delay....

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    Re: Anyone get their Rocket Firing Fett yet?

    Still no figure here. ANYONE gotten theirs??

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    Re: Anyone get their Rocket Firing Fett yet?

    No

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    Re: Anyone get their Rocket Firing Fett yet?

    waiting for 2
    granted, I ordered later than most though.

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    Re: Anyone get their Rocket Firing Fett yet?

    In true internet fashion, it was waiting for me when I got home:


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    Re: Anyone get their Rocket Firing Fett yet?

    Dang I may have to break down and collect some figs and send away for this.

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    Re: Anyone get their Rocket Firing Fett yet?

    heh I didn't even bothewr with this. I have the original one in a case that I bought for $5. just missing the rocket and gun.

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    High Speed Low Drag Fett 4 Real's Avatar
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    Re: Anyone get their Rocket Firing Fett yet?

    do you have to send in the UPC from specific figures or can they be any figs from the series that are specified

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    Re: Anyone get their Rocket Firing Fett yet?

    Well I got two of the three I sent in for today. Only took them 10 week.lol

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    Re: Anyone get their Rocket Firing Fett yet?

    So anyone wanna tell me do they have to be specific figures?

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    Re: Anyone get their Rocket Firing Fett yet?

    Not specific figures, just from specific groups of figures

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    High Speed Low Drag Fett 4 Real's Avatar
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    Re: Anyone get their Rocket Firing Fett yet?

    Awesome I thought so. Time to send for mine too, maybe next year lol. Can you mail for multiple ones or did u do them seperately?

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    Re: Anyone get their Rocket Firing Fett yet?

    Fett 4 Real said: View Post
    Awesome I thought so. Time to send for mine too, maybe next year lol. Can you mail for multiple ones or did u do them seperately?
    I mailed them separately but i still havens received them either . I bought the proofs off ebay for 7.00 a set...much cheaper than buying the terrible looking figures

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    Re: Anyone get their Rocket Firing Fett yet?

    I bought my pops on ebay too lol

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    Re: Anyone get their Rocket Firing Fett yet?

    Mine came in a few days ago

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    Re: Anyone get their Rocket Firing Fett yet?

    Basically, it's the figures with the Boba sticker on them. AFAIK, they are the legacy figures from the movies (not the cool Clone Wars figures). Target here in VA generally has a better price on them than places like Walmart or K-Mart. Based on what I see, you have until 3/31/11 to send off for it. Although I'm not sure I would wait that long.

    Brad

    PS- Yes, I must admit to collecting toys at 35.

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    Re: Anyone get their Rocket Firing Fett yet?

    Here's a PDF of the form. It lists which action figures qualify for the UPC
    http://www.hasbrotoyshop.com/free-st...MPTIONCERT.PDF

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    Re: Anyone get their Rocket Firing Fett yet?

    Oh and don't let Hasbro fool you. It's not just the mail carrier that has had issues with damaging the figures. I've had figures replaced because they were absolutely mangled in the box and the box itself was fine (eg. it was damaged either before or as it was packed). They've been having these types of issues for sometime and there were some high-end collectors that got really up in arms with them over their lack of quality control. Even their mail order Bobas were coming in pretty curb stomped. I recently had an order replaced because I had bought some figures for my nephew and they looked like someone had played kickball with them and then given them to Stewie for a few days. However, know that Hasbro has a track record here recently of making good on these replacements.

    Brad

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    Re: Anyone get their Rocket Firing Fett yet?

    I was lucky because my buddy picked me one up at C5. It was just in a white thin box (fairly sturdy though). Not sure how he got one there but he did.

    Sean

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    High Speed Low Drag Fett 4 Real's Avatar
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    Re: Anyone get their Rocket Firing Fett yet?

    MAN dont get me started I wanted one of the gentle giant ones 12" tall rocket firing bobas, but you had to get in line and the line formed before us normal people could get in the place therefore no giant RF Boba for me unless I wanted to pay double...Spidey got one it was SWEET lookin

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    Re: Anyone get their Rocket Firing Fett yet?

    You would think that a toy company would realize that this forum would be the perfect place to market stuff like that. I guess it's too close to a good idea. I know for sure though that they'd likely sell out of them here.

    Brad

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    Re: Anyone get their Rocket Firing Fett yet?

    LOL, this guy is selling them, but ruined them all by punching the cardbacks .

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    Re: Anyone get their Rocket Firing Fett yet?

    Some of them have been reported as having been punched on arrival as are the boxes they send to stores. It seems to be random. I order a full set a month or so ago and when I got it from Hasbro, they were punched.

    Brad

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