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Old 02-07-2020, 07:38 AM   #2441
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Cool box I found
I've seen those listed on ebay for a substantial asking price (don't know how much they might have sold for) but yours looks to be in much better condition than most pictures I've seen.
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Old 02-07-2020, 09:17 AM   #2442
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I've seen those listed on ebay for a substantial asking price (don't know how much they might have sold for) but yours looks to be in much better condition than most pictures I've seen.
Yea I think most of them are lost to time. I've only seen a couple in my life, both times at garage sales, and they were in terrible shape with different artwork.

Here's what the other one, which im guessing is more common, looks like

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Old 02-11-2020, 11:50 AM   #2443
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Had not seen these before, Bitty Boomers.
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Old 03-05-2020, 12:44 PM   #2444
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So these little guys randomly showed up at a couple local Dollar Tree stores. (2003 Leo included for scale.) Hadn't seen them before so was kind of surprised to see 2012 merchandise. Are they old and maybe just left over stock that my stores never got previously?

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Old 03-05-2020, 10:25 PM   #2445
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They've been around.

I think they started as a UK release sold as blind bags. (I know they were sold this way in the UK. I just don't know if it is their first release.)

They were released here in the US as a 4 pack via TRU which were given away when you bought a DVD.

Since then they have been released in dollar stores and Family Dollar stores in 2 packs.

They also did similar ones for the Rise of the TMNT line which ended up becoming one of the Pizza Point prizes and then went to be sold on Amazon.
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Old 03-06-2020, 12:23 PM   #2446
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So these little guys randomly showed up at a couple local Dollar Tree stores. (2003 Leo included for scale.) Hadn't seen them before so was kind of surprised to see 2012 merchandise. Are they old and maybe just left over stock that my stores never got previously?

https://i.imgur.com/UvC5bdo.jpg

Actually just saw these at my Dollar Tree as well.
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Old 03-06-2020, 12:49 PM   #2447
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Huh, interesting how much they've gotten recycled as merchandise, thanks for the info. Guess they made a lot of them and still trying to sell them off.

But darn, if they were still a buck, guess I missed the better 2-pack deal at Family Dollar...two doors down from one of the Dollar Trees in question. If that one ever had them.
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Old 03-06-2020, 06:18 PM   #2448
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Huh, interesting how much they've gotten recycled as merchandise, thanks for the info. Guess they made a lot of them and still trying to sell them off.

But darn, if they were still a buck, guess I missed the better 2-pack deal at Family Dollar...two doors down from one of the Dollar Trees in question. If that one ever had them.
Family Dollar isn't a "everything's a Dollar" store. I think the 2 packs sold for about $5 each. So you really didn't miss out.
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Old 03-18-2020, 05:29 PM   #2449
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My kids finally convinced me to build them the OOTS Technodrome today.

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