Ep 064 – 24th February 2015: Get the fuck off the Planet of the Apes

The Repacked Podcast is a weekly podcast about Toys, Action Figures, Dolls, Brick-toys and all that plastic crack that we, your hosts, spend waaaay too much of our hard earned cash on.
We finally return to a ‘normal’ episode and don’t have 4 consecutive days of new content out! Back to your regular listening schedule, folks! Welcome one and all to a “bite sized” fun lil’ episode here on the Repacked Podcast where I am joined by Craig, Sami, Kyle and Stu! Enjoy, folks!


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Chapter List
00:00:00.000 Ep 64: Get the fuck off the Planet of the Apes
00:06:40.110 Acquisitions – Albie
00:14:56.070 Acquisitions – Stu
00:36:33.000 Acquisitions – Craig
00:44:34.100 Acquisitions – Sami
00:45:54.230 Acquisitions – Kyle
00:51:44.000 Intermission
00:56:30.210 Listener Questions
01:00:34.190 News – Kyle
01:25:20.180 News – Stu
01:32:19.230 News – Albie
01:44:31.170 News – Craig
02:15:48.100 Ending and Outro
02:17:29.120 Outtakes

Gokin King of Beast (IT’S LION FORCE VOLTRON)
RID Warrior Strongarm
Mentioned: JP Strongarm

Stu (Octane)
Hot Toys Last Stand Wolverine

Craig (TheScreamMan)
ML Captain Marvel
Transformers CW Aerialbots
Transformers CW Powerglide

Sami (Midori_Keiko)
Funko blind box frozen
Card captor nendoroid
Dr hooves cupcake keepers

Kyle Barker
Planet of the Apes- Series 2 General Ursus, Dr. Zira, Dr. Zaius.
Transformers CW Optimus Prime
Transformers CW Megatron
Transformers CW Powerglide

From Eugene
Hi Repacked,
This is too complicated. Winners don’t do drugs….. (I deleted Stu)

Here’s a hypothetical question for you. The Battle System from Gundam Build Fighters Try is real. You are part of an underground battle scene who plays with jail-breaked Battle Systems so they work on all plastic toys and not just GunPla. You are captain of a team that joined the Underground Toy Battle Championship, which toys in your collection will you and your team use for battle?
Battle Rules:
You can deploy up to 3 units that’s maximum 6 inch scale for action figures, Voyager Class or equivalent for Transformers and 8 inches tall for other toy lines.
Vehicles up to 3 3/4 inch scale, personal vehicles and epic mounts in 6 inch scale and Transformers Cyberverse vehicles also count as 1 unit. (e.g. SHF Rider-1 and the Cyclone will count as 2 units)
A toys that separates and combines is counted as one unit but when separated, all these parts must be controlled by one person. The more parts, the harder to control (only a master builder can use Lego sets in battle).
A team may deploy one powerful large toy in place of 3 units but members must control it together. This includes play sets and vehicles that are meant to be play sets (like the USS Flag).
Important Information:
The Battle System can only animate plastic. It can’t animate die-cast. Toys with die-cast parts will have impeded performance.
Customized toys have improved performance over stock toys or straight build model kits. Panel lining alone improves performance of all stats by 7%

For me, I’d take to battle: Transformers Generations Voyager Class Springer, S.H. Figuarts Kamen Rider Fourze Cosmic States with Rocket and Gatling Modules and Transformers Power Core Combiners Skyburst with Aerialbots. This should give my team air superiority since we’ll have both high speed and hovering vehicles and still good firepower and melee potential.

I’m sorry if this is too long. I’m just really liking this new season of Build Fighters and thought of this question after watching an episode. I really recommend the show to all toy people.

NECA Planet of the Apes Classics- Series 3
Hot Toys ObiWan Kenobi
New Marvel Select Thor Marvel Shop Exclusive

Stu (Octane)

Toyfair Numbers
Colorforms Return
Arrrrgggh They return (ZhuZhu)
Powerpuff Girls Return
Beer + Hellboy
Kickstarters: Exploding Kittens

Iron Factory Ultra Magnus
Nightmare Fuel: NECA WIP
Mp-25 tracks prototype
Perfect Effect Combiner Wars Add-Ons
QuickMention: ToyHypeUSA article on PWTToo
Emiliano Santalucia joins PlayWithThisToo: King Adder
Emiliano Santalucia joins PlayWithThisToo: Manvil Forgehead
PlayWithThisToo: Barbaricles
PlayWithThisToo: KingAdder
PlayWithThisToo: Supremacy Scepters Vol. 2

Craig (TheScreamMan)
Figure King Magazine scans (refers to various stories after this one) http://www.taghobby.com/1-0/1-1/%E4%B8%8D%E6%96%B7%E6%9B%B4%E6%96%B0-figure%E7%8E%8B-205%E8%99%9F-%E5%85%A7%E5%AE%B9-bandai-news/

SH Figuarts:
* -Avengers Age of Ultron
* -Marika Peach Energy
* -Zeronos Vega
* -Tri-Chaser
* -Drive Type Wild
* -Drive type Technique
* -Hakaider figure set
* -Injustice Superman
* -G-Stag and Reddle
SIC Birth Prototype
Tatsunoko Heroes Fighting Gear Casshern
Robot Spirits Cross Ange Vilkiss
Bandai Macross YF-29 Percival

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