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SuperBattleDroid88
04-15-2002, 08:02 PM
What time do they start putting out the figures on the 22nd-23rd? Does anyone know?!?!

DeadEye
04-15-2002, 08:04 PM
Midnight between the 22nd and 23rd, of course!!!! (evil laugh):D :D :D

JEDIpartner
04-16-2002, 11:54 AM
You're evil. :evil:

evenflow
04-16-2002, 12:03 PM
They will put them out once the store closes. Then at midnight it is a race to the aisle.

bigbarada
04-16-2002, 12:40 PM
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!

2-1B
04-16-2002, 01:26 PM
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.

InsaneJediGirl
04-16-2002, 02:01 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:

SuperBattleDroid88
04-16-2002, 06:33 PM
Is Wal-Mart guaranteed to have them out at midnight.......

DeadEye
04-16-2002, 06:40 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

SuperBattleDroid88
04-16-2002, 06:42 PM
HAHHAAHAHAHAHAHAHAHA!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
YES!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! :p

DeadEye
04-16-2002, 06:44 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