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04-15-2002, 07:02 PM
What time do they start putting out the figures on the 22nd-23rd? Does anyone know?!?!
04-15-2002, 07:04 PM
Midnight between the 22nd and 23rd, of course!!!! (evil laugh):D :D :D
04-16-2002, 10:54 AM
You're evil. :evil:
04-16-2002, 11:03 AM
They will put them out once the store closes. Then at midnight it is a race to the aisle.
04-16-2002, 11:40 AM
The Wal-Mart in my town is open 24-hours so I would assume that they will start putting the figures out around 10:30 or 11:00 PM. Then keep a couple of attack dogs at hand to hold off any impatient fans.:)
My real question is, what would happen if the President of Wal-Mart said "screw this" and told all of his stores to put them out whenever they wanted? Surely Lucasfilm wouldn't pull the figures and liscense from every Wal-Mart in the country! Lucas would lose millions of dollars in revenue, and it would probably put Hasbro into bankruptcy!
I just learned my local WM put out all of their stuff two weeks ago and sold everything. Of course, I was nowhere to be seen. :cry: But I was told that there was not a lot of stuff, so I hope they have been getting many more shipments.
It's also a 24 hour store, I haven't even found out yet if they will have them out by midnight. I guess I wouldn't mind waiting until morning, but I liked the experience of '99 and I want it again ! ! ! :)
If they are to be ready by midnight, I'm sure they will start stocking it around 10 or 11. My friends and I hope to watch them set up.
04-16-2002, 01:01 PM
I got news yesterday that my WM will "Put up the figures whenever they feel like it"...which better be the 23rd at 7 am at the latest.:mad:
04-16-2002, 05:33 PM
Is Wal-Mart guaranteed to have them out at midnight.......
04-16-2002, 05:40 PM
Yes, if they're participating in Midnight Madness...but basically every walmart in the world has received these figures, and the boxes all said "Do not shelf until 4/23." Of course, lots of zit-faced, pre-pubescent stockboys chose not to heed that advice...and hence, we have chaos.
You must join us, SuperBattleDroid...and together, we will bring ORDER to Wal-Mart!!!! *khoo-haah*...:D
04-16-2002, 05:42 PM
04-16-2002, 05:44 PM
Now, SuperBattleDriod88, come with me to Wal-Mart...it is the only way...
I shall show you the TRUE NATURE of the Force...and together, we will destroy the sith!!! (and buy a whole lot of AOTC figures) :D:D:D:D
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