Chris Maier (oom9@crosswinds.net)
Sat, 3 Jun 2000 16:46:46 -0400


I thought the G kits sold better than Wing...(According to the Wing issue of
Animerica)...or was it just the DX toys?
----- Original Message -----
From: Edward Ju <gundam@loop.com>
To: <gundam@aeug.org>
Sent: Saturday, June 03, 2000 4:38 PM
Subject: Re: [gundam] G and X kits selling better than UC?

> > Of all the sites I've come across looking for Gundam models, it
seems
> >that while there is a lot of UC available, G, Wing, and X kits seem to
be
> >selling out. Now, for Wing, this is no surprise, but I find it
interesting
> >that fans are being drawn to the G and X kits. Maybe it's because of
their
> >fanciful design- I know a group of GW fans who have taken up an interest
> >in G for this reason. Or it could just be their realitive newness, for
> >instance, the 08th MS team series is also selling well in America. It
> >just seems that HGUC and other UC kits seem to be sitting around while
> >the alternate universes, with the exception of Turn A, are sucessful.
For
> >instance, I order GM command, God Gundam, Airmaster Burst and Gundam
> >Leopard Destroy from http://www.animenation.com. I did get the GMs,
> >but the others winded up on backorder, although they are not officially
> >"Out Of Stock".
>
> Heh, only a few years ago X kits were unsellable - stores basically had to
> do some kind of buy-2-get-1-free gimmick in order to get rid of them. I
bet
> these store that got burnt didn't restock X kits when they finally got rid
of
> whatever they were stuck with. From what I hear, G kits are also in
abundance
> all over Asia.
>
> Eddie
>
>
> New items added at least once a week! Check out my eBay auctions at:
>
http://cgi3.ebay.com/aw-cgi/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewListedItems&userid=-gundam-&so
rt=3
> &since=-1&page=1&rows=0
> Please note the URL exceeds 80 characters and ends with "rows=0" not
"sort=3"
>
>
>
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