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ArtooDetour
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PostSubject: Re: Interesting prototypes in vintage brochures   Interesting prototypes in vintage brochures - Page 2 I_icon_minitimeThu Apr 25, 2013 6:45 am

Cool thread cheers


@yeah-sus wrote:
Check out ree yees on My poster if u look you can see his left arm almost falling off


lol! love that image, it was also used by Palitoy for the 1984 Trilogo in pack poster

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The 1980 Meccano in-pack catalogue shows the prototype Cloud Car, called "Bi-Pod ship" at the time

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The Kenner 1979 (pink logo) in-pack catalogue shows the prototype Dewback (also seen on 21a cardbacks I think).

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from the same catalogue take a look at the "Cantina Cafe" scene... which figure here ended up with the big makeover?

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PostSubject: Re: Interesting prototypes in vintage brochures   Interesting prototypes in vintage brochures - Page 2 I_icon_minitimeThu Apr 25, 2013 6:54 am

Tanks for sharin artoo havent seen these catalouges before and thank god they changed walrusman Very Happy
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@General Kahn wrote:
My personal favourite bit though is Bossk who, if he's not careful is likely to blow his own shoulder off!!!

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You mean this guy then.....

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Very Happy
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Artoo_Detour wrote:
Cool thread cheers

The Kenner 1979 (pink logo) in-pack catalogue shows the prototype Dewback (also seen on 21a cardbacks I think).

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Wow really cool pics paul, thanks for sharing, i haven't seen any of those before. That Dewback is freaky looking Suspect the final sculpt was a definite improvement Smile
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@plantainman wrote:


You mean this guy then.....

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is this a proto?
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Sweet boosk
Have you spot some of your figures in old catalouges Steve?
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PostSubject: Re: Interesting prototypes in vintage brochures   Interesting prototypes in vintage brochures - Page 2 I_icon_minitimeFri Apr 26, 2013 8:27 am

@Jedi Blueberry wrote:
@plantainman wrote:


You mean this guy then.....

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is this a proto?

IDK, but I'm sensing its a comedy custom, I just thought it was an apt photo for the thread Very Happy

the skin tone is pretty cool....like it?
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