Chris Maier (firstname.lastname@example.org)
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 <email@example.com>
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
> >that while there is a lot of UC available, G, Wing, and X kits seem to
> >selling out. Now, for Wing, this is no surprise, but I find it
> >that fans are being drawn to the G and X kits. Maybe it's because of
> >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.
> >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
> these store that got burnt didn't restock X kits when they finally got rid
> whatever they were stuck with. From what I hear, G kits are also in
> all over Asia.
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