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Mr. JabbaJohnL
06-25-2002, 12:36 PM
As you all know, the figures are assigned numbers. Yoda is '02/#23, for example - '02 for the year, and #23 because he's the 23rd figure in the line. Now, say that there are 52 figures in 2002. In 2003, will the first figure be '03/#01, because it's the first in the year, or '03/#53, because it's 53rd in the line? I don't know if anyone knows this, but it's worth a shot.

WesleySr
06-25-2002, 12:37 PM
That's a good question. My guess would be they would start over since they are using the years and numbers.

Beast
06-25-2002, 12:50 PM
I don't think they will start the numbering system over, because Aayla Secura is supposed to be figure #73. :D

MTFBWY and HH!!

Jar Jar Binks

WesleySr
06-25-2002, 12:57 PM
Thanks for the tip JarJar.

Jonna
06-25-2002, 12:59 PM
So then the idea is that the '02 has nothing to do with the year but with the number of the movie in the series!?!

Beast
06-25-2002, 01:20 PM
No, the '02 is for the year the figure was released. So when next year rolls around, the cards will say, '03/#73 for example. :)

MTFBWY and HH!!

Jar Jar Binks

Darth Trymybestus
06-25-2002, 01:20 PM
it can't be the movie number because Darth Vader Bespin etc etc had number 02 on it and he's from movie number 5

WesleySr
06-25-2002, 01:29 PM
Then if they are not gonna restart the numbers, then why even use the year in front of them?

Beast
06-25-2002, 01:37 PM
Just so people know what year they came out. It's just their way of catagorizing things. I like it, since previously we never really had figure #'s to keep track of what we needed, and what we have. :)

MTFBWY and HH!!

Jar Jar Binks

Jonna
06-25-2002, 01:38 PM
Thanks JARJAR, I was confused by your original message.

Lord Tenebrous
06-25-2002, 02:57 PM
Hasbro would have made a 2/3 system - '02/015, for example - if they intented to go into triple-digits. But it would appear for now that they're not intending more than 99 basic per year.

Aayla really means nothing - she was labelled #173, which could be anything - artist reference, concept number, reference code...

Mr. JabbaJohnL
06-25-2002, 06:05 PM
Thanks for that, JJB!

Yoda'sMaster
06-25-2002, 06:17 PM
thanx jjb

-JediMaster-Yoda-
06-25-2002, 06:25 PM
ohh how i cant wait intill till 2003...