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PostPosted: February 22nd, 2020, 5:25 am 
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I just saw today some photos online of some of the new ghostbusters toys from Hasbro. some of the stuff looks promising. Also, I'm not 100% sure but it looked like we might get the old 80 Kener RGB toys too. old blister cards and all.
man i really hope this is true.

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PostPosted: February 22nd, 2020, 9:31 am 
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If true that will be awesome.

EDIT: As someone on GBFans pointed out, those are definitely newly made because they fixed Winston's name. He was referred to as "Zeddmore" instead of "Zeddemore" in all the original RGB packaging.

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PostPosted: February 22nd, 2020, 3:34 pm 
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as someone with a reading disability I would not have known that.

also, I'm sure they are posting a lot about the youts over on GB fans.

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PostPosted: February 22nd, 2020, 3:46 pm 
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Just as a note, as yet nothing specific to GB:A has been revealed yet; the only thing we've seen alluding to it is that the ECTO-1 toy has the jump seat.

It's neat that the RGB boxes even have the Kenner logo; Hasbro bought Kenner in the Nineties, and has dragged the ol' logo out sometimes for retro-themed Star Wars lines (Kenner was the original Star Wars licensee), and this totally fits.

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PostPosted: February 22nd, 2020, 3:56 pm 
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well, Hasbro does have the nickname cashbro and nostalgia is a hell of a drug. if they were to make them I think thats easy money for them right there.

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PostPosted: February 22nd, 2020, 8:03 pm 
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My only small disappointment at the moment is that they didn't take the opportunity to use the Power Pack Heroes mold for Janine to make a "proper" fight suit version in the style of the Series 1. Even if they put her in the terrible pink flight suit.

The "Fright Features" movie figures I admit I'm interested, but whether I buy them or not will depend on if they're as "compatible" (ie about the same size) with the RGB figures as they look.

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PostPosted: February 22nd, 2020, 11:34 pm 
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from the sound of it, I think they are going to be 5" which should be about right


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My only small disappointment at the moment is that they didn't take the opportunity to use the Power Pack Heroes mold for Janine to make a "proper" fight suit version in the style of the Series 1. Even if they put her in the terrible pink flight suit.

I was just thinking about that before I came on. I think if the line dues well they might do that. especially if the fans demanded it. I think I would like her in the wight flight to suit my self.


I would want them to make some more of the RGB ghosts,. I would love to have hob or blackie.

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I was only going to pre-order Egon, but said the heck with it and ordered all 6. And I agree-we need Janine. Now-do I open 'em up and play with 'em or leave them unsullied and unopened?

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I don't do this very often, but I'm contemplating getting two of each for just that reason.

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I was going to order them but by the time I got home, I was only able to get Winston online. I'm sure they will make more of them. and i want to get 2 of them as well.


I really want to get some in the store. I was really young when they came out in the 80. most of them were given to me as gifts. so I wanted the experience of hunting them down my self, holding them in my hand and what not. :)

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Somebody's gotten an early look at the Retro Venkman:


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