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When Did Prices Drop On Transformers Gen 1 Figures?
Omega Jetfire - Friday, April 15, 2011


So I was looking at the completed listings on eBay of G1 figures and I noticed ALOT of them are going for cheap now...though there are still some that command high prices. Reason I was looking is because I just recently lost my job and am considering selling my collection as a last resort. So when did everything start going for less? Join the Discussion

I mean top gem items like Predaking, Piranacon, Monstructor, Jetfire, Roadbuster, etc have dropped big time from looks of it. I realize that Predaking and Piranacon have been reissued but with the quality and color changes of those figures, you'd think that people would want the originals as they are better quality.

Thankfully I do have quite a bit of the items still commending top dollar like MEnasor, Shockwave, Sixshot, Punch/Counterpunch, Headmasters, etc.

So if I was to sell my collection as a last resort..Should I wait until DotM hype starts generating more buzz? As usually sales tend togo up during when the movie comes out.

What do you think caused G1 Prices to drop?
Recession
Reissues
New TFs
Boredom
Knock Offs
Redux
Other
All of the above
None of the above

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