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#1 ras500

Posted 25 November 2012 - 07:14 AM

Does anyone have the games for characters on sale atm?



#2 JustBeige

Posted 25 November 2012 - 07:24 AM

You could try Amazon.  check out the postage though. you have to make sure its worth it.

#3 Autumnal

Posted 25 November 2012 - 07:35 AM

Are you after the figurines or the game?

If you trawl thru household items for sale I have 2 triple packs for  sale. $40 for both together plus post. pm me if interested.

#4 ras500

Posted 25 November 2012 - 08:39 AM

after both the figurines and games, I'll have a look

#5 The Old Feral

Posted 25 November 2012 - 08:47 AM

Target has a starter pack (game and 3 figurines) in a bundle with an extra figurine for $79.

#6 Coffeegirl

Posted 25 November 2012 - 08:51 AM

I posted a special a few days ago

http://www.essentialbaby.com.au/forums/ind...owtopic=1034013

Chocolate addict has a better deal but is not sharing.   rolleyes.gif

#7 Oolia

Posted 26 November 2012 - 12:35 PM

Hi original.gif

Try www.ozgameshop.com for the games. Much cheaper! And I think the best prices I've seen for the figures are at Kmart.

#8 ras500

Posted 26 November 2012 - 01:02 PM

Thaanks coffeegirl, our onlu local TRU was sold out on lunch time Friday, and with $11 post on line it ended up more than Ozgame shop, wouldhave bought 2 to make it worthwhitle but I doubt it would have arrived in time for a birthday this weekend


#9 Coffeegirl

Posted 26 November 2012 - 03:22 PM

I bought mine on Thurs night and it arrived today original.gif

#10 Chocolate Addict

Posted 27 November 2012 - 11:01 PM

ppfft to the not sharing! Tounge1.gif I have posted the link every time I post in a skylander thread.

As PPer said - ozgameshop is the way to go. original.gif Though some of their figures can be a bit expensive, the actual starter packs are much cheaper than most places and they do free post. original.gif

#11 ellebelle

Posted 28 November 2012 - 03:33 PM

Toys R Us have giants charactes at $16.80 which is the cheapest I have seen them. Does anyone know when Wave 2 is coming out? DS is driving me mad! TRU also have get a $10 voucher if you spend $75 or more until Sunday.

#12 nellista

Posted 01 December 2012 - 07:32 AM

For those that are getting the Wii U:

Big W have the Skylanders Giants Starter Pack for the Wii U for $48 instead of $88.  Big saving!

I saw it online yesterday, but they didn't have anyone online stock it was only instore.  Had to ring around and find one, and then dragged the 3 kids out in 40C heat to secure one - plus it is for them so I had to conceal it!

And wouldn't you know it......this morning they have stock for online orders...with free delivery!

#13 SkyeMummy

Posted 01 December 2012 - 07:33 PM

Ok thats a great price. Can anyone tell me if Wii U skylanders giants is compatible with normal Wii??

#14 nellista

Posted 01 December 2012 - 07:55 PM

I am pretty sure that Wii U games cannot be played on a Wii.  



#15 nellista

Posted 09 December 2012 - 08:00 AM

Target have Skylanders in their catalogue at the moment.  IIRC the single characters are $12 and the giants are $16....plus they are also having a promo spend over 50 and get 10 off.  For anyone looking in Sydney, Carlingford as a lot of both series 1 and 2.

Wave 2 is out now though I haven been Able to get the new giant hothead.  Ebgames said they only have enoughs for their preorders at the moment.

Edited by nellista, 09 December 2012 - 10:24 AM.


#16 Chocolate Addict

Posted 09 December 2012 - 01:35 PM

I got some new ones at Kmart and they were on special without being advertised. Same prices at Target, listed above.

I got Hot Head (giant), flashwing (??) sprocket, fright rider, Jet vac (light core).

I bought them on Friday and the lady said they had only just got them in that morning. They have already sold out of Hote Head. (was there today)

#17 R2B2

Posted 09 December 2012 - 01:44 PM

I saw them on special in Kmart the other day.

I saw them on special in Kmart the other day.

#18 nellista

Posted 09 December 2012 - 04:55 PM

Well done getting the Hothead!  I can't find him anywhere!  EBgames told me they just got enough in for preorders.

Was in Kmart today and they had the lightcores for $15 - so got a Jetvac light core.

#19 Chocolate Addict

Posted 09 December 2012 - 09:41 PM

EB games is having 'mad monday' tomorrow online, I would check them out tomorrow. original.gif

I think the lady said I got the last one of Hot Head, so yes, very lucky. original.gif

#20 ras500

Posted 10 December 2012 - 12:52 PM

Finally a weekof shopping I found a portal owners pack for xbox and a kmart store with heaps of the new charators inc hot heat *yay* now if only I could find the 2 ninjago lego packs I'm looking for

#21 nellista

Posted 10 December 2012 - 01:27 PM

I got a HotHead today!  

I was in BigW just yesterday, and I even asked the girl and she went and check....then lo and behold there were 2 on the shelf this morning!

RAS500:  What ninjago packs are you after?  I have ninja obsessed boys!  They are dying for a Lloyd ZX spinner but they can only be got on ebay for about $40!!!  Lego really haven't been good to the ninjago fans this christmas as the shelves are empty everywhere!

#22 ellebelle

Posted 10 December 2012 - 03:41 PM

I got the 3pks with Sprocket and Flashwing in them at Eb Games Stafford today and they price matched Big W $24. I ordered Hot Head from the USA - hope he turns up in time..at least I have something. Can't believe what a crazy woman this Skylanders game has turned me into ! original.gif


#23 ras500

Posted 10 December 2012 - 05:12 PM

Prob no one lo0cal to me but Kmart Maitland (NSW) have quite a few Hot Heads

Nellista
I got the Lloyd Zx a while ago from germany ebay I think for about $20, I'm trying to find Kai's Blade Cycle and Jay's Storm Fighter

#24 nellista

Posted 10 December 2012 - 06:46 PM

I got Kai's bladecycle for my sons birthday in July.  He really likes that.  And I have Jay's Storm fighter to give for christmas.

I just checked the BigW website.  Not sure how far you are actually from Maitland, but the Raymond Terrace store is showing as instock for the bladecycle.  Singleton has the Storm Fighter.

#25 ras500

Posted 10 December 2012 - 09:26 PM

I know I got my hopes up but I went there and they don't have them sad.gif
I don't put much faith in their system, so many times it says a store has it but when you go there they say they don't




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