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Luke_Skywalker77
07-24-2005, 04:12 PM
These are bound to happen, so what do you expect to see? Most likely, we'll get reissues of past electronic lightsabers, like Luke, and Vader's, maybe some of these newer ROTS ones.

As far as packaging, what would you like to see? I personally love the new box design for the ROTS line, as far as shape, size, graphics and colored windows, but I just hated most of the lightsaber packaging in the past, including the OTC, AOTC and EI lightsaber boxes, just because they are so basic and plain.
I hope with the Saga Collection lightsabers, well get the exact same packaging design, shape and size of the ROTS lightsabers, combined with the silver graphics of the OTC.

Compare a ROTS Vader saber to an AOTC Obi Wan saber in it's packaging. Which one is more eyecatching?
http://i17.photobucket.com/albums/b94/ryanjeri/0065356904535_AV1_500X500.jpg

http://i17.photobucket.com/albums/b94/ryanjeri/0065356904535_AV_500X500.jpg

http://i17.photobucket.com/albums/b94/ryanjeri/saga-obiwanfxsaber_boxfront.jpg

(BTW, I open and play with my lightsabers, but kept the ROTS boxes, because they looked so cool!)

DarthRavenger
07-24-2005, 05:19 PM
I'd like to see a new Sidious saber and these.
1.Sidious-new
2.just one of Grevious four sabers(doesn't matter which one)-new
3.new correct gold Mace one
4.Magna guard staff-for playing and blocking sabers
would come with buzzing noise and lights
5.Quigon re-release
6.Maul re-release
7.ROTS Obi-wan with package graphics of Old Ben and ROTS Obi-wan
8.ROTS Anakin with blue blade and package graphics of Luke and young ROTS Anakin
9.re-release of Yoda with voice,10. Dooku,11. young Obi-wan,12. regular Darth Vader red,13. ROTS color change Vader,14. orange and 15. green generic that have been already released,16. ROTJ Luke green,17. reused Mace-(should be changed to represent another generic jedi;using a couple of neverdone new jedi pics on package and painted different color)

GNT
07-25-2005, 03:09 AM
No doubt if Hasbro makes more electronic lightsabers for the saga collection we'll see reissues - Vader, Obi (ROTS),Yoda, Luke and Mace. I just hope they can get around to a Palpatine version at some point.

Rune_Haako
07-25-2005, 03:11 AM
General Grievous' lightsabers (four variations)
General Grievous Voice Changer

knightone
07-25-2005, 09:20 AM
Hasbro said at Comic Con the only new lightsaber they are considering making is the Sidious. Other than that, unless a future project like a TV series or movie features a lightsaber prominently/regularly, the chances for any other new saber to be made is slim. The new CW animated series wouldn't warrant any new sabers as the original series didn't, they just released existing sabers that year. We can't know what the future will hold, but the very near future only holds promise for one new saber.

The_Mike
07-25-2005, 11:44 AM
Yup, Hasbro basically said there is no corrected Mace happening...I hope they re-release Qui-Gon, Obi-Wan TPM and Darth Maul's....

Wingnut
07-25-2005, 12:00 PM
General Grievous' lightsabers (four variations)
General Grievous Voice Changer




He wasnt that interesting to earn 4 lightsabers.
Just grab 2 blues and 2 greens and bam..you're Grievous.
And why would you want a voice-changer that added a cough to every other word?

The_Mike
07-25-2005, 12:14 PM
Just grab 2 blues and 2 greens and bam..you're Grievous.



I agree, His lightsabers are generic enough that Hasbro wouldn't warrant making one distinctive Grevious saber let alone four. A Mask/Voice Changer might be cool but solely IMO for the Mask aspect...

Luke_Skywalker77
12-02-2005, 03:05 PM
By God, my packaging (http://www.rebelscum.com/story/front/The_Saga_Collection_Spotlight_Battle_Of_Hoth_96099 .asp) prediction was right! http://threads.rebelscum.com/images/graemlins/shocked.gif

Jedi_Mansur
12-02-2005, 03:09 PM
By God, my packaging (http://www.rebelscum.com/story/front/The_Saga_Collection_Spotlight_Battle_Of_Hoth_96099 .asp) prediction was right! http://threads.rebelscum.com/images/graemlins/shocked.gif



Good call!!!!!!!!!

GNT
12-02-2005, 03:31 PM
It was very predictable though, Hasbro re-issues everytime a new line comes out, lightsabers are an amazing big seller so best to keep them on the shelves.

Luke_Skywalker77
12-02-2005, 03:39 PM
Of course it was inevitable they would be reissued, I just meant that I was supprised the new packaging design was exactly as I had hoped.

JediKnutt
12-02-2005, 05:29 PM
Saw these at Wal Mart tonight. So they are out already.