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Old 15th March 2017, 07:25 PM
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Default TRU Hong Kong Facebook Advertising "Chaos on Velocitron" set

As the post states, advertised for $999.90HKD. Roughly $170.00AUD converted.

https://www.facebook.com/toysrushongkong/

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So these figures will only be available via this set then?

Wonder if they might be released separately at a later date.
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Link to the set on the TRU HK website:

http://www.toysrus.com.hk/w1/zh-hk/i8971856


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That box art is glorious
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Just been informed by TRU Aus on their FB page that they don't know how much it will be or if they will be getting it in at all.
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Looking at the TRU HK page, the reservation period ends April 3rd, and the toy is to be released at the end of April... so it might mean that they won't be released in stores, the stores will only get in enough stock to cover pre-orders.
I have a feeling that they would still have some stock on shelves... but maybe not a lot, as the pre-orders would be where they will be getting the bulk of the sales.

The exchange rate at the moment (1 to 5.97) means that the set would cost about AU$170 (as noted in the first post)... or about AU$180 at most banking rates. That is actually a little less than what the individual figures would cost (about $195), and they would be in cheaper "retail" packaging.

Hopefully both 5-packs show up here... for a respectable price.

From the TRU website...

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The 5-figure Chaos on Velocitron set features a figure at each Titans Return scale: 1 Leader Class, 1 Voyager Class, 1 Deluxe Class, 1 Legends Class, and 1 Titan Master figure. The Titan Master figure becomes the head for the Deluxe, Voyager, and Leader Class figures.

The pack features five special edition figures, including a special edition Titan Master figure with die-cast parts, and a special edition Legends Class clone character figure available for the first time since 1987.


It's Chaos on Velocitron as the fastest bots in the universe race for dominion over the power of speed. Rodimus Prime and the Autobots must prevent the power from falling into the hands of the sinister Decepticons.


Figure Specs:
Leader Class Quickswitch
Voyager Class Laser Prime
Deluxe Class Autobot Nautica
Legends Class Fastclash
Titan Master Rodimus Prime
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The moment RK or PC has it on preorder I'm buying. Too risky to wait for retail
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