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#17101 The Green Giant   Leader of the Veggies CAGiversary!   9731 Posts   Joined 14.7 Years Ago  

The Green Giant

Posted 28 July 2021 - 11:54 PM

I said 'yes, dear' as I placed my order for the Lego Luigi set. :)


Was 'yes dear' after she said 'dont you dare buy any more Lego'?

#17102 Irukandji   Lurking and Twerking CAGiversary!   1420 Posts   Joined 13.4 Years Ago  

Posted 29 July 2021 - 02:46 AM

Well, I did it, Lego bros- I went to 5 Walmarts in the last 24 hours. After careful searching and cross referencing with brickseek I was able to discover...3 looney tunes blind bags...that were still 3 bucks and change. Every shelf was obliterated.

Even more troublesome- the booty call just wanted to walk and then talk in the car afterwards. I think it might be over. This might have been the worst deal day in recent memory.

Pour a Baja blast out for me.

#17103 WingsDJY   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   4146 Posts   Joined 14.1 Years Ago  

Posted 29 July 2021 - 02:53 AM

Your experience is why I’ve stopped even trying at my local Walmarts. The inventory is always off and I never find any clearance Lego or video games

#17104 prim4444   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   2034 Posts   Joined 13.8 Years Ago  

Posted 29 July 2021 - 04:30 AM

I picked up the following the last couple days.  I usually don't have any luck finding anything at Walmart.

 

31108 - $21

41450 - $25

60262 - $48



#17105 salty tbone   Flipmode Squad CAGiversary!   3140 Posts   Joined 13.8 Years Ago  

salty tbone

Posted 29 July 2021 - 11:13 AM

31108 Creator 3 in 1 Caravan Family Holiday
41450 Friends Heartlake City Shopping Mall
60262 City Passenger Airplane

#17106 The Green Giant   Leader of the Veggies CAGiversary!   9731 Posts   Joined 14.7 Years Ago  

The Green Giant

Posted 29 July 2021 - 08:55 PM

Even more troublesome- the booty call just wanted to walk and then talk in the car afterwards. I think it might be over. This might have been the worst deal day in recent memory.

Pour a Baja blast out for me.


This is the straightest thing ever. Booty calls walk and talk and that's the end? Gay guys just fall off the face if the earth.

#17107 Retroxcellence   Billy "Big Bang" Blitz CAGiversary!   1851 Posts   Joined 7.0 Years Ago  

Retroxcellence

Posted 29 July 2021 - 09:27 PM

This is the straightest thing ever. Booty calls walk and talk and that's the end? Gay guys just fall off the face if the earth.


The booty call may have been having a visit from Aunt Flo. Don't give up hope just yet.

#17108 The Green Giant   Leader of the Veggies CAGiversary!   9731 Posts   Joined 14.7 Years Ago  

The Green Giant

Posted 29 July 2021 - 10:16 PM

Weirdly the Nintendo VIP thing has been removed from the Lego calendar.

More bad news, the CMF series will be switching over to boxes because they are considered more environmentally friendly. Stupid move.

#17109 husher   Yet what is any ocean but a multitude of drops? CAGiversary!   2741 Posts   Joined 14.2 Years Ago  

Posted 30 July 2021 - 03:41 AM

Weirdly the Nintendo VIP thing has been removed from the Lego calendar.

More bad news, the CMF series will be switching over to boxes because they are considered more environmentally friendly. Stupid move.

That's the silliest BS I've heard since Trump left office.  Stops us from feeling them up plain and simple.  

 

Since series 1, all they've ever done is make it harder for us to minimize the cost of collecting a series.  Getting rid of barcodes and then the dots, raising prices, etc.  Fuck Lego if they do this.



#17110 Irukandji   Lurking and Twerking CAGiversary!   1420 Posts   Joined 13.4 Years Ago  

Posted 30 July 2021 - 04:44 AM

I'll be the glass half full guy and say " hey maybe this will motivate us all to start trading with each other more".

#17111 etcrane   A Damn Fine Cup of Coffee CAGiversary!   6171 Posts   Joined 18.0 Years Ago  

Posted 30 July 2021 - 05:09 AM

Just buy the minifigs you want off eBay … some sellers offer them for $7 or $8 when they first come out. Worth saving gas and time to just get the figures I want IMO … obviously not a great strategy if you want all the figures or a lot of them, but it’s what I did for a couple Looney Tunes figs.

#17112 The Green Giant   Leader of the Veggies CAGiversary!   9731 Posts   Joined 14.7 Years Ago  

The Green Giant

Posted 30 July 2021 - 01:39 PM

Just buy the minifigs you want off eBay … some sellers offer them for $7 or $8 when they first come out. Worth saving gas and time to just get the figures I want IMO … obviously not a great strategy if you want all the figures or a lot of them, but it’s what I did for a couple Looney Tunes figs.


I just buy the whole series and you sometimes can find some great deals. I got 16 of 18 Harry Potter series for $38. All of series 20 for less than $2 each and series 21 was like $2.75 each.

Even now complete Looney Tunes for MSRP and I think it will drop next month before the Marvel ones come out. It's normally when they are cheapest.

#17113 The Green Giant   Leader of the Veggies CAGiversary!   9731 Posts   Joined 14.7 Years Ago  

The Green Giant

Posted 30 July 2021 - 01:43 PM

That's the silliest BS I've heard since Trump left office. Stops us from feeling them up plain and simple.

Since series 1, all they've ever done is make it harder for us to minimize the cost of collecting a series. Getting rid of barcodes and then the dots, raising prices, etc. Fuck Lego if they do this.

I'm hoping the theft and ripped boxes of Vidiyo changes Lego minds. The interviewer was a Minifigures designer so he hasn't really gotten final approval on that. It was an Instagram interview on TipsandBricks I think in case anyone wants to read it.

However if it's the stupidest thing since Trump left office you clearly are at brunch and not listening to Biden being demented and Harris being Harris. Telling brown people not to walk several thousand miles to the USA was the dumbest thing I've heard in awhile.

#17114 husher   Yet what is any ocean but a multitude of drops? CAGiversary!   2741 Posts   Joined 14.2 Years Ago  

Posted 30 July 2021 - 02:05 PM

I'll be the glass half full guy and say " hey maybe this will motivate us all to start trading with each other more".

That could be true.  On the other hand, my kids and I have had good experiences with feeling up bags with other random people and helping each other out.  As much of a chore as it was, it was still kinda fun feeling up bags and finding the ones we wanted.

 

 

Hope they don't start this shit with the Marvel line.



#17115 The Green Giant   Leader of the Veggies CAGiversary!   9731 Posts   Joined 14.7 Years Ago  

The Green Giant

Posted 30 July 2021 - 03:15 PM

Hope they don't start this shit with the Marvel line.


'Not now, not yet... The next few will be in normal packaging'.

So probably next year. Next year Lego is supposed to start to replace the plastic bags in sets with paper.

#17116 WingsDJY   CAGiversary! CAGiversary!   4146 Posts   Joined 14.1 Years Ago  

Posted 30 July 2021 - 03:40 PM

'Not now, not yet... The next few will be in normal packaging'.

So probably next year. Next year Lego is supposed to start to replace the plastic bags in sets with paper.

By 2023, Lego bricks will be cardboard



#17117 The Green Giant   Leader of the Veggies CAGiversary!   9731 Posts   Joined 14.7 Years Ago  

The Green Giant

Posted 30 July 2021 - 04:34 PM

By 2023, Lego bricks will be cardboard

You didn't see the prototype bricks made from a plastic bottle? because that's what I want, recycled Lego bricks that are overpriced.

Should just make wooden bricks. Would be fitting.

#17118 etcrane   A Damn Fine Cup of Coffee CAGiversary!   6171 Posts   Joined 18.0 Years Ago  

Posted 30 July 2021 - 08:31 PM

The new Target Exclusive Mandalorian Armorer’s Forge is up for preorder, released Sept 1.

https://www.target.c...it/-/A-82133831

#17119 salty tbone   Flipmode Squad CAGiversary!   3140 Posts   Joined 13.8 Years Ago  

salty tbone

Posted 30 July 2021 - 08:55 PM

I finally found Vidiyo figures on clearance at Walmart. Still $3, but it's a start.

Update: found some for $2.14

#17120 Irukandji   Lurking and Twerking CAGiversary!   1420 Posts   Joined 13.4 Years Ago  

Posted Today, 02:29 AM

I wish I could get some minifigure deals. I went back to my walmart and they RAISED the looney tunes minifigures from 3.XX to 4.98.

I went on a rampage this morning though- i got a pre-owned voltron, imperial shuttle, and most of the Christmas themed star wars figures from past advent calenders. Fun times.

#17121 husher   Yet what is any ocean but a multitude of drops? CAGiversary!   2741 Posts   Joined 14.2 Years Ago  

Posted Today, 04:57 AM

Bad Batch, Mandolorian ship, Iron Monger, and one train light order placed...free boat and Shang Chi polybag.

 

Now I have to not spend any money at Brickfair tomorrow :shame: .