Thursday, December 22, 2016

Small Bootlego Haul from My Local Stores


Just a couple of sets and minifigs I missed out from before. Plus the new Ghost Rider one from SY. 


I was surprised that there weren't a lot of new stuff in my local stores. Especially from Lepin. I did see Lepin's Doc Ock set, Lepin's Spider-Man Bridge Battle set, SY's New Avengers Tower, and even Dargo's 2-in-1 Marvel + DC Minifigs. Though for the newer Harry Potter and LOTR sets I've been posting about, I saw nothing. That's a real surprising thing since the HP and LOTR sets were seen online for quite some time now while this SY Ghost Rider set I literally just saw a few days ago.. 

Also, even newer Star Wars sets were nowhere to be seen.. The newest one I saw was I think Lepin's Slave I set

Though there were a lot of new non-superhero sets that I also saw like the Apple Store [the box was way bigger than I expected] and the RV [also a bigger box than expected] from Sembo Block, and the Emerald Night train set and Taj Mahal set from Lepin. 

I was saddened to see that my local stores stopped selling POGO and XINH minifigs, though I do have a backup store somewhere else. Still need to pick up Clea and now that new Gwenpool one. Also still can't decide if I should pick up the Dr. Strange trio: Dr. Strange, Ancient One, and Baron Mordo from XINH.. what do you think? 

Share your thoughts below! Can't guarantee a review soon because of this busy holiday season, but I'll try, especially for the new Ghost Rider one! Don't forget to like us on Facebook for the quickest updates! 

4 comments:

  1. What country are you from that you have lepin and others in local stores? Edmonton Alberta Canada here. Classified by China mail as Northern Canada.

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    1. I'm from the Philippines. And these stores I'm mentioning are 99% of the time owned by Chinese people. I don't know how their stores work but I assume they have contacts from China, since well they're Chinese.. I hope that's not racist haha

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  2. No its not racist. Everything from aliexpress comes from mainland China. I'm sure all the sets are made there. I think lepin and other knock offs are most likely made for Chinese market so your Chinese store owners must have contacts.

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  3. Everyone else may as well say where you are all from too.

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