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Old 09-14-2020, 09:13 PM   #1
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GI Joe Retro Collection Wave 2 Released in Canada

Thanks to AFN member StarwarsTF for letting us know that wave 2 of the GI Joe Retro Collection line has been released in Canada.

The wave was sighted at an Ontario Walmart and contains Destro, Scarlett & Roadblock.

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Old 09-14-2020, 09:19 PM   #2
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Re: GI Joe Retro Collection Wave 2 Released in Canada

Ah a classic from WM (or Hasbro?). The shipping lading bills showed massive amounts of stock 3 months ago... and now W2 appears. No W1. LOL

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Old 09-14-2020, 11:11 PM   #3
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Re: GI Joe Retro Collection Wave 2 Released in Canada

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Ah a classic from WM (or Hasbro?). The shipping lading bills showed massive amounts of stock 3 months ago... and now W2 appears. No W1. LOL
Agree we haven't seen a single figure here from wave 1 and even online just shows the same Awe Striker that no one can order. I was only thinking about getting the HISS tank anyways but man they are bad at distribution.
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Old 09-15-2020, 10:15 AM   #4
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Agree we haven't seen a single figure here from wave 1 and even online just shows the same Awe Striker that no one can order. I was only thinking about getting the HISS tank anyways but man they are bad at distribution.
Only one of the local Walmarts here seems to get the exclusives (Real Ghostbusters, Star Wars, etc). And I have not found Retro GI Joe at either store.
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Old 09-15-2020, 02:29 PM   #5
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Pickering Walmart has a couple of Destro and Roadblock left after I got mine. They were located at the end of an aisle like no one knew where to put them so they put they put them there.
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Only one of the local Walmarts here seems to get the exclusives (Real Ghostbusters, Star Wars, etc). And I have not found Retro GI Joe at either store.
Both our Walmarts get most waves but very limited amounts. Usually only see a few leftovers from each wave. Guess that's what happens when stores get in only a 1 or 2 boxes of each wave.

I'm not too worried about Retro wave 1 figures but I'd love to get a couple Scarletts and the HISS. Walmart and Hasbro definitely are missing out though as most likely if I saw them in store I'd be tempted to grab them all.
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