Edward Ju (gundam@loop.com)
Tue, 26 Oct 1999 16:09:58 -0700


>While I think bringing Gundam models to the US is a good idea, I wish they
>wouldn't put them in Toy Stores like Toys R Us. Sure, when the kids start
>watching the show on Cartoon Network the first place they'll think to look
>for toys is Toys R Us, but these aren't toys!

So? Toys R Us sells model kits too, not to mention umbrella, soft drink,
ice cream... are these toys?

>hey're models! I mean, if they were going to release toys here, like the
>chogokin bots or whatever, those could go in a toy store but the models
>should be in hobby shops. I just think putting them in toy stores is
>asking for trouble.

What kind of trouble? Should Revell and other brands pull out their model
kits from Toys R Us because of the alleged troubles?

Eddie

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