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hango fett
07-08-2002, 09:38 PM
i had my deluxe ani with geo out and playing with it and blasting the geo guy to pices. i pushed ani's button on the back just now and his waist fell apart! It flew off of his chest! glad i just got it today and still have the box and recet. i'll take it back and get another and hopefully the same won't happen....maybe i'll just get the nexu...
hango

-JediMaster-Yoda-
07-08-2002, 09:45 PM
that sucks

Jedi Juice
07-08-2002, 09:47 PM
Awesome! That's a neat collector's item, haha.

hango fett
07-08-2002, 10:05 PM
tee hee.... :(
not very funny
hango

DeadEye
07-08-2002, 10:11 PM
I didn't like that Anakin anyway. The Geonosian was the only good part of that 2-pack IMHO. By all means, get the Nexu. It's the best of the deluxe figures. :)

Hasbro'sBountyHunter
07-09-2002, 06:03 AM
Deluxe Anakin- exploding waist variant! Quick, put it on eBay!:D

hango fett
07-09-2002, 08:19 AM
yeah! i'll put it on ebay and get like 200 for it! yeah!
hango

DeadEye
07-09-2002, 08:57 AM
Didn't they sell a repainted red-to-yellow clonetrooper on Ebay for some outrageous price?

Darth Sidious
07-09-2002, 09:09 AM
Exploding waist variant... That one made me laugh. All joking aside, I think you should definitely get the Nexu. Its a great figure, consider it.

Starfig873
07-09-2002, 09:31 AM
Yeah, that reeeeally does suck. Mine didn't even do that. :p I hate this Anakin though, he's got big ol' black brows. Sheesh. But that is one of the craziest ways to break a toy. Press the button that your supposed to and *zing* there goes his torso...hmm...that's actually funny now...:) ;)

DeadEye
07-09-2002, 09:52 AM
Yes. I think that belongs on a Darth Maul! :p

JEDIpartner
07-09-2002, 09:55 AM
I was thinking he was an Anakin/Super Battle Droid hybrid of some sort!

mrmiller
07-09-2002, 10:05 AM
I thought the "exploding pants" variant was packed with a Padme? Sounds like a packaging error, not a true variant. ;)

=MATT=

hango fett
07-09-2002, 10:17 AM
that would be a good darth maul figure! the way it exploded on my, they could make a fourtune!
hango

LTBasker
07-09-2002, 11:25 AM
Originally posted by DeadEye
Didn't they sell a repainted red-to-yellow clonetrooper on Ebay for some outrageous price?

That was a custom and they said it was a custom too, but people buy them because they're too lazy to learn to make them themselves.

DeadEye
07-09-2002, 11:57 AM
That's pretty darn pathetic if you ask me.

pthfnder89
07-09-2002, 12:29 PM
Originally posted by DeadEye
That's pretty darn pathetic if you ask me.

Of course it is, but this is Ebay we're talking about here. Since when do these people ever make sense.;)
For example, here is an auction from a, well, lets call him a "less-than-informed" seller.:D

http://cgi.ebay.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&item=1731276601

Sorry to hear about your Anakin Hango. Mince fell apart out of the box also, but in a different way. His arms simply fall off every time I touch him, much less use that little slashing feature; then they FLY off. It's a useless figure except for the nice Geonosian that's pack with him. (well, and the lightsabers. I can ALWAYS use extra lightsabers:D)

DeadEye
07-09-2002, 01:22 PM
LOL!!!! He's trying to sell a bloody-stump Luke!!! :D

GeneralKenobi
07-09-2002, 02:13 PM
Gee, I wonder why it got no bids?

DeadEye
07-09-2002, 02:29 PM
I saw eight or so of them at Wal-mart.

BobaFett
07-09-2002, 03:03 PM
Yeah that sucks, my Orn's Arm fell off as soon as I took him otta the card.

Darth forb1us
07-09-2002, 03:37 PM
sorry to hear about your figure :(

On the mention of bloody stump Luke. Although somewhat abundant.. having 5 myself.. he is rather rare so to speak. A lot of people do not have it, nor have they seen it.
~

A convention a few months back in Michigan, there was a guy selling the bloody stumps for $75/each :eek:
Only paid $4.77 each for mine :p