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Old 06-06-2018, 09:46 AM   #1
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Eekeez figures

TMNT Eekeez

Hate to promote a competitor, but I had never heard of this line. Seems better than POPs at least and a decent price point.

http://www.bigbadtoystore.com/Produc...nDetails/74405

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Old 06-06-2018, 10:50 AM   #2
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They came out a few months ago to very little fanfare. They are interesting figures, about the size of a Pop! Vinyl. But with only three characters, you have to really like the Tiki style for these to be very appealing. Plus, they are sort of fragile. When I opened my set, the Leo figure fell less than a foot and hit the table causing the tail to his mask to break.
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Old 06-06-2018, 11:12 AM   #3
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They came out a few months ago to very little fanfare. They are interesting figures, about the size of a Pop! Vinyl. But with only three characters, you have to really like the Tiki style for these to be very appealing. Plus, they are sort of fragile. When I opened my set, the Leo figure fell less than a foot and hit the table causing the tail to his mask to break.
Huh...this is the first I saw of them. Thanks for sharing.
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Old 06-06-2018, 12:01 PM   #4
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There's also a Wondercon exclusive Leonardo that exists.

Here's a current eBay listing for one:
https://www.ebay.com/itm/Wondercon-T...sAAOSwQGZaucBr
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Old 06-06-2018, 04:02 PM   #5
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There's also a Wondercon exclusive Leonardo that exists.

Here's a current eBay listing for one:
https://www.ebay.com/itm/Wondercon-T...sAAOSwQGZaucBr
Curse you for showing me this!!!
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Old 06-11-2018, 03:23 PM   #6
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Curse you for showing me this!!!
Haha, sorry!

I'm tempted to snag him, but there's other stuff Ive had my eye on so these guys aren't really a priority at the moment...especially for the price.

Since the Wondercon exclusive is no longer available through that eBay link...here's another link to see the exclusive Leo Eekeez figure:

https://www.comic-con.org/wca/2018/exclusives/foco
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Old 06-11-2018, 04:44 PM   #7
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these look like they belong... outside.

but not for those prices haha. I like the tiki aesthetic.
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Old 06-14-2018, 02:49 PM   #8
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Looks like Donatello, Michelangelo and Splinter (!) are also coming out soon.



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Old 06-14-2018, 07:20 PM   #9
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I have always been a big fan of tiki motifs, but these aren't carrying the theme strong enough for me to wanna buy one. They're neat, though. I certainly wouldn't mind being gifted Splinter...
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Cool! I'm down to finish a set with those 3.
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Old 06-14-2018, 08:33 PM   #11
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I have always been a big fan of tiki motifs, but these aren't carrying the theme strong enough for me to wanna buy one. They're neat, though. I certainly wouldn't mind being gifted Splinter...
Haha, I'm such a sucker for funny looking merchandise highlighting the TMNT supporting cast. Everybody pumps out stuff featuring the 4 turtles, but Splinter designs are always more memorable to me.
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Old 06-14-2018, 09:50 PM   #12
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Precisely, stuff like that's not too common. It has gotten better, but there's still a lot of room for improvement in terms of making merch of non-turtle characters.
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