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    Arrow Australian Transformers Retail Store Price Comparison Listing 2019

    This a price comparison listing of non-exclusive Transformers toys in Australia, for collectors to use, and archived for future reference.
    Previous listings that are archived - 2011 - 2013 - 2014 - 2015 - 2016/2017 - 2018 -

    (Check the bottom of this post for when this list was last updated.)

    This only covers the nation-wide store-chains that carry toys, through Hasbro Australia - BigW, Target, Kmart, ToysRUs, Toyworld, Toymate (mostly NSW), Myer... plus Coles, Woolworths, David Jones and Zing for a smaller range of figures.
    Independent stores, online stores, import stores, clearance outlets (Reject Shop, TKMaxx), and comic shops are NOT included.

    Clearance Prices and exclusives at just one of the major retailers are also not included.

    PLEASE POST any missing or changed prices (here or in the sightings section), and it will eventually be added to this first post.
    Prices are rounded to the nearest dollar if it is within 10 cents of that dollar.

    Price Matching Policies of the Major Store Chains in Australia.

    KEY to abbreviations...
    Toylines = War For Cybertron Siege-WFCS, Studio Series-SS, Cyberverse-CYB, Bumblebee Movie-BM, Rescue Bots-RB, Rescue Bots Academy- RBA, Authentics-AUTH.

    Stores = BigW-BW, Target-TG, Kmart-KM, Toyworld/MrToys-TW, Toymate-TM, Myer-M, DavidJones-DJ, Coles-C, Woolworths-W, Zing-Z.

    Main Size Classes, sorted by price
    (cheapest first)

    WFCS BattleM - 9 KM... 10 TM/BW... 10-12 TW...
    WFCS MicroM -- 19 KM/BW/TG... 20 TM... 20-23 TW...
    WFCS Deluxe- - 29 KM/BW... 34 TG... 35 M... 35-40 TM... 35-45 TW...
    WFCS Voyager - 45 BW... 49 KM/TG... 50 TM/M... 50-60 TW...
    WFCS Leader- - 80-90 TM... 90 M... 90-100 TW...
    WFCS Cmder - - Not yet
    WFCS Titan - -- Not yet
    -
    SS Deluxe - - - 29 KM/BW... 34 TG... 35 M... 35-40 TW... 40 TM...
    SS Voyager - - 45 KM... 49 TG...50 TM/M... 49-54 TW...
    SS Leader - - - 80 TM... 88 BW... 90 M... 90-100 TW...
    -
    CYB Scout- - - 12 TG/KM... 13 M... 15 BW... 12-15 TW... 17 TM...
    CYB 1-step - - 19 KM/TG/BW... 20 TM... 21 M... 22-23 TW...
    CYB Warrior - - 29 TG/KM... 30 TM/M... 29-42 TW... 35 BW...
    CYB Ultra - - - 39 TG/BW... 40 TM/M... 50 TW...
    CYB Ultimate- - 59 TG... 60 TM/M/TW...
    CYB Trailer - -- NOT HERE
    CYB SA Battle - 29 KM/TG...
    CYB SA Elite - - 49 KM/TG...
    CYB SA Ark - -- 99 BW... (BigW excl)
    -
    Botbot 1 - - - 5 KM/TW/BW... 6 TM...
    Botbot 5 - - - 15 TG/TW/BW... 17 TM...
    Botbot 8 - - - 25 KM/TW/TM...
    Botbot 16 - --
    -
    BM EI Speed - - 9 TG... 10 BW/M... 12 KM/TW... 13 TM... (Energon Igniters)
    BM EI Power - - 19 TG/BW/KM... 20 TW/TM...
    BM EI PPlus- - - 29 TG/BW... 30 TW/TM/M...
    BM EI Nitro - - - 35 BW... 39 TG/KM... 40 TW/TM/M...
    BM Mission Vis - 39 KM... 40 TW...
    Tiny Changer - - 5 C/WW/TM... 6-10 TW...
    -
    RBA Robot/Rescan- 19 KM... 20-23 TW...
    RB Megabot - - - 39 KM... ? TM...
    RB Epic - - - - - - 15 KM...
    RB Friends/Minicon- 6 TM... 9 KM... 5-10 TW...
    RB FR small Op Trailer-Not yet
    RB FR BB Tower - - Not yet
    RB Blindbag - - - - Not here
    RBA Elect Hotshot - 50 TW...
    RBA MegaMight - -- 19 KM/BW... 20 TW/TM...
    RBA Featured - - - Not yet
    RBA 4pack - - - -- Not yet
    -
    AUTH small - - 10 WW...
    AUTH big - - - 20 C/WW...


    Individual store listings

    Anything with ? means it has been sighted at that store, but no price is known yet. (please post it if you know it)

    Kmart
    WFCS BattleM - 9 (missed wave 1)
    WFCS MicroM -- 19 (missed wave 1)
    WFCS Deluxe- - 29 (missed wave 1)
    WFCS Voyager - 49 (missed wave 1)
    WFCS Leader- - no
    WFCS Cmder - - Not yet
    WFCS Titan - -- Not yet
    -
    SS Deluxe - - - 29
    SS Voyager - - 49 then 45
    SS Leader - - - No
    -
    CYB Scout- - - 15 then 12
    CYB 1-step - - 19
    CYB Warrior - - 35 then 29
    CYB Ultra - - - no?
    CYB Ultimate- - no
    CYB Trailer - -- NOT HERE
    CYB SA Battle - 29
    CYB SA Elite - - 49
    -
    Botbot 1 - - - 5 (wave 1 & 2 so far)
    Botbot 5 - - - no
    Botbot 8 - - - 25 (missed wave 1)
    Botbot 16 - -- Not yet
    -
    BM EI Speed - - 12 (Energon Igniters)
    BM EI Power - - 19 then 15 then back to 19
    BM EI PPlus- - - no
    BM EI Nitro - - - 39 then 29 then back to 39
    BM Mission Vis - 39
    Tiny Changer - - no
    -
    RBA Robot/Rescan- 19
    RB Megabot - - - 39
    RB Epic - - - - - - 15
    RB Friends/Minicon- 9
    RB FR small Op Trailer-Not yet
    RB FR BB Tower - Not yet
    RB FR single - - - - 5
    RB Blindbag - - - - NOT HERE
    RBA Elect Hotshot -
    RBA MegaMight - -- 19
    RBA Featured - - - Not yet
    RBA 4pack - - - -- Not yet


    BigW
    WFCS BattleM - 10 (missed wave 1)
    WFCS MicroM -- 19 (missed wave 1)
    WFCS Deluxe- - 29
    WFCS Voyager - 45 (not out yet)
    WFCS Leader- - no
    WFCS Cmder - - Not yet
    WFCS Titan - -- Not yet
    -
    SS Deluxe - - - 29
    SS Voyager - - ?
    SS Leader - - - 88
    -
    CYB Scout- - - 13 then 15
    CYB 1-step - - 20 then 19
    CYB Warrior - - 29 then 35
    CYB Ultra - - - 39
    CYB Ultimate- - no
    CYB Trailer - -- NOT HERE
    CYB SA Battle - Not yet
    CYB SA Elite - - Not yet
    CYB SA Ark - -- 99 (BigW excl)
    -
    Botbot 1 - - - 5 (missed wave 1)
    Botbot 5 - - - 15 (missed wave 1)
    Botbot 8 - - - no
    Botbot 16 - -- Not yet
    -
    BM EI Speed - - 10 (Energon Igniters)
    BM EI Power - - 19
    BM EI PPlus- - - 29
    BM EI Nitro - - - 35
    BM Mission Vis - no
    Tiny Changer - - not after w1
    -
    RBA Robot/Rescan-
    RB Megabot - - - -
    RB Epic - - - - - -
    RB Friends/Minicon-
    RB FR small Op Trailer-Not yet
    RB FR BB Tower - Not yet
    RB Blindbag - - - - NOT HERE
    RBA Elect Hotshot -
    RBA MegaMight - -- 39 then 19
    RBA Featured - - - Not yet
    RBA 4pack - - - -- Not yet


    Target
    WFCS BattleM - no
    WFCS MicroM -- 19 (missed wave 1)
    WFCS Deluxe- - 34 (missed wave 1)
    WFCS Voyager - 49 (missed wave 1)
    WFCS Leader- - no
    WFCS Cmder - - Not yet
    WFCS Titan - -- Not yet
    -
    SS Deluxe - - - 34
    SS Voyager - - 49
    SS Leader - - - no
    -
    CYB Scout- - - 12
    CYB 1-step - - 19
    CYB Warrior - - 29
    CYB Ultra - - - 39
    CYB Ultimate- - 59
    CYB Trailer - -- NOT HERE
    CYB SA Battle - 29
    CYB SA Elite - - 49
    -
    Botbot 1 - - - no
    Botbot 5 - - - 15 (missed wave 1)
    Botbot 8 - - - no
    Botbot 16 - -- Not yet
    -
    BM EI Speed - - 9 (Energon Igniters)
    BM EI Power - - 19
    BM EI PPlus- - - 29
    BM EI Nitro - - - 39
    BM Mission Vis - no
    Tiny Changer - - no
    -
    RBA Robot/Rescan-
    RB Megabot - - - -
    RB Epic - - - - - -
    RB Friends/Minicon-
    RB FR small Op Trailer-Not yet
    RB FR BB Tower - Not yet
    RB Blindbag - - - - NOT HERE
    RBA Elect Hotshot -
    RBA MegaMight - --
    RBA Featured - - - Not yet
    RBA 4pack - - - -- Not yet


    Toyworld/Mr Toys (no national pricing - a price range is listed, as each store decides their own prices)
    WFCS BattleM - 10-12
    WFCS MicroM -- 20-23
    WFCS Deluxe- - 35-45
    WFCS Voyager - 50-60
    WFCS Leader- - 90-100
    WFCS Cmder - - Not yet
    WFCS Titan - -- Not yet
    -
    SS Deluxe - - - 35-40
    SS Voyager - - 49-54
    SS Leader - - - 90-100
    -
    CYB Scout- - - 12-15
    CYB 1-step - - 22-23
    CYB Warrior - - 29-42
    CYB Ultra - - - 50
    CYB Ultimate- - 60
    CYB Trailer - -- NOT HERE
    CYB SA Battle - ?
    CYB SA Elite - - ?
    -
    Botbot 1 - - - 5-6
    Botbot 5 - - - 15-17
    Botbot 8 - - - 25
    Botbot 16 - -- ?
    -
    BM EI Speed - - 12 (Energon Igniters)
    BM EI Power - - 20
    BM EI PPlus- - - 30
    BM EI Nitro - - - 40
    BM Mission Vis - 40-45
    Tiny Changer - - 6-10 (so far up to wave 3)
    -
    RBA Robot/Rescan- 20-23
    RB Megabot - - - -
    RB Epic - - - - - --
    RB Friends/Minicon- 5-10
    RB FR small Op Trailer-Not yet
    RB FR BB Tower - Not yet
    RB Blindbag - - - - NOT HERE
    RBA Elect Hotshot - 50
    RBA MegaMight - -- 20?
    RBA Featured - - - Not yet
    RBA 4pack - - - -- Not yet


    Toymate (currently only NSW, WA & QLD)
    WFCS BattleM - 10
    WFCS MicroM -- 20
    WFCS Deluxe- - 35-40
    WFCS Voyager - 50
    WFCS Leader- - 80-90
    WFCS Cmder - - Not yet
    WFCS Titan - -- Not yet
    -
    SS Deluxe - - - 40
    SS Voyager - - 50
    SS Leader - - - 80
    -
    CYB Scout- - - 17
    CYB 1-step - - 20
    CYB Warrior - - 30
    CYB Ultra - - - 40
    CYB Ultimate- - 60
    CYB Trailer - -- NOT HERE
    CYB SA Battle - Not yet?
    CYB SA Elite - - Not yet?
    -
    Botbot 1 - - - 6
    Botbot 5 - - - 17
    Botbot 8 - - - 25
    Botbot 16 - -- Not yet
    -
    BM EI Speed - - 13 (Energon Igniters)
    BM EI Power - - 20
    BM EI PPlus- - - 30
    BM EI Nitro - - - 40
    BM Mission Vis -
    Tiny Changer - - 5 (so far up to wave 3)
    -
    RBA Robot/Rescan-
    RB Megabot - - - - ?
    RB Epic - - - - - -
    RB Friends/Minicon- 6
    RB FR small Op Trailer-Not yet
    RB FR BB Tower - Not yet
    RB Blindbag - - - - NOT HERE
    RBA Elect Hotshot -
    RBA MegaMight - -- 20
    RBA Featured - - - Not yet
    RBA 4pack - - - -- Not yet


    Myer
    WFCS BattleM -
    WFCS MicroM --
    WFCS Deluxe- - 35
    WFCS Voyager - 50
    WFCS Leader- - 90
    WFCS Cmder - - Not yet
    WFCS Titan - -- Not yet
    -
    SS Deluxe - - - 35
    SS Voyager - - 50
    SS Leader - - - 90
    -
    CYB Scout- - - 13
    CYB 1-step - - 21
    CYB Warrior - - 30
    CYB Ultra - - - 40
    CYB Ultimate- - 60
    CYB Trailer - -- NOT HERE
    CYB SA Battle - ?
    CYB SA Elite - - ?
    -
    Botbot 1 - - -
    Botbot 5 - - -
    Botbot 8 - - -
    Botbot 16 - -- Not yet
    -
    BM EI Speed - - 10 (Energon Igniters)
    BM EI Power - - 20?
    BM EI PPlus- - - 30
    BM EI Nitro - - - 40
    BM Mission Vis -
    Tiny Changer - -
    -
    RBA Robot/Rescan-
    RB Megabot - - - -
    RB Epic - - - - - --
    RB Friends/Minicon-
    RB FR Op Trailer - Not here
    RB FR BB Tower - Not yet
    RB Blindbag - - - - NOT HERE
    RBA Elect Hotshot -
    RBA MegaMight - --
    RBA Featured - - - Not yet
    RBA 4pack - - - -- Not yet


    Coles (only stocks small sizes)
    AUTH big - - - 20
    Tiny Changer - 5 (so far wave 2)


    Woolworths (only stocks small sizes)
    AUTH small - - 10
    AUTH big - - - 20
    Tiny Changer - 5 (so far wave 2)


    David Jones (may not have any at this time)


    Zing (might only be stocking exclusives at this time)

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    AUSTRALIAN RRP - for reference (from Hasbro product site)

    WFCS BattleM - 10
    WFCS MicroM -- 20
    WFCS Deluxe- - 35
    WFCS Voyager - 50
    WFCS Leader- - 90
    WFCS Cmder - - 150
    WFCS Titan - -- 300
    -
    SS Deluxe - - - 35
    SS Voyager - - 50
    SS Leader - - - 90
    -
    CYB Scout- - -- 13
    CYB 1-step - -- 21
    CYB Warrior - - 30
    CYB Ultra - - -- 40
    CYB Ultimate- - 60
    CYB Trailer - -- 60
    CYB SA Battle - 30
    CYB SA Elite - - 50
    CYB SA Ark - -- 100
    -
    Botbot 1 - - - 5
    Botbot 5 - - - 15
    Botbot 8 - - - 25
    Botbot 16 - -- 55
    -
    BM EI Speed - - ? (Energon Igniters)
    BM EI Power - - 20
    BM EI PPlus- - - 30
    BM EI Nitro - - - 40
    BM Mission Vis - 40
    Tiny Changer - - 5
    -
    RBA Robot/Rescan- 20
    RB Megabot - - -
    RB Epic - - - - - -
    RB Friends/Minicon-
    RB FR small Op Trailer-
    RB FR BB Tower - -
    RBA Elect Hotshot - 50
    RBA MegaMight - --
    RBA Featured - - --
    RBA 4pack - - - - -
    -
    AUTH small - - -
    AUTH big - - - -

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    US RRP - for reference (in US$, before tax - usually 3-8%)
    WFCS BattleM - 6
    WFCS MicroM -- 10
    WFCS Deluxe- - 20
    WFCS Voyager - 30
    WFCS Leader- - 50
    WFCS Cmder - - ?
    WFCS Titan - -- ?
    -
    SS Deluxe - - - 20
    SS Voyager - - 30
    SS Leader - - - 50
    -
    CYB Scout- - - 8
    CYB 1-step - - 10
    CYB Warrior - - 15
    CYB Ultra - - - 20
    CYB Ultimate- - 30
    CYB SA Battle - ?
    CYB SA Elite - - ?
    CYB SA Ark - -- ?
    -
    Botbot 1 - - - ?
    Botbot 5 - - - 10
    Botbot 8 - - - 15
    Botbot 16 - -- ?
    -
    BM EI Speed - - 6 (Energon Igniters)
    BM EI Power - - 10
    BM EI PPlus- - - 13
    BM EI Nitro - - - 20
    BM Mission Vis - 20
    Tiny Changer - - ?
    -
    RBA Robot/Rescan- 10
    RB Megabot - - - ?
    RB Epic - - - - - - 10
    RB Friends/Minicon- 5
    RB FR small Op Trailer-?
    RB FR BB Tower - - ?
    RBA Elect Hotshot - 25
    RBA MegaMight - -- 10
    RBA Featured - - -- 15
    RBA 4pack - - - - - ?
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    AUTH small - - - ?
    AUTH big - - - - ?
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    Last edited by griffin; 15th September 2019 at 08:04 PM.

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    I just wanted to note that sometime earlier this year, Kmart dropped their regular prices for Energon Igniters Power and Nitro sizes, making them the cheapest. That's something BigW used to do, but for some reason, sometime this year BigW raised their prices for Cyberverse Scout and Warrior to MATCH the higher Kmart prices. It meant their Warriors went from being the cheapest to most expensive in Australia.

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    Added Myer prices for Siege toys, as they are being found at Myer stores now.

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    Updated some of the Kmart and BigW prices, which had changed to match another store, or gone back up after a period of time matching another store.

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    Added in some prices for the new Cyberverse Spark Armor toys as they have now shown up at four retailers - Myer, Toyworld, Kmart and Target (and probably Toymate as well).

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