Kidrobot X Capcom Street Fighter BB series?

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Will you be buying any Street Fighter blind boxes?

Yes!
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46%
No!
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16%
Maybe...?
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11%
Seriously KR?
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13%
Mortal Kombat would have been better
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15%
 
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Re: Kidrobot X Capcom Street Fighter BB series?

Post by hed568 » Tue Oct 25, 2016 12:10 am

Karin seems to be defective across the board. The feet are not straight and she could not stand by herself. But itherwise, they are almost at par with the other sf series.
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Post by ianthegamer » Tue Oct 25, 2016 10:53 am

hed568 wrote:Karin seems to be defective across the board. The feet are not straight and she could not stand by herself. But itherwise, they are almost at par with the other sf series.
Guile had this same problem
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Post by hed568 » Tue Oct 25, 2016 3:32 pm

Come to think of it, yes, I had to turn his big head sideways so bulk of his hair will counterbalance the tilt.
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Re: Kidrobot X Capcom Street Fighter BB series?

Post by Kidrobot Guru » Thu Oct 27, 2016 1:00 pm

I'm glad that you guys are pleased with the new series for the most part.

I'm making sure to let the higher ups know about the issues you guys are seeing.

Has anyone opened a Karin that actually does stand?

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Post by hed568 » Thu Oct 27, 2016 3:47 pm

I have yet to see one that stands... =(
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Post by plastic man » Sat Oct 29, 2016 2:54 am

I'm not sure if there's a thread about quality and I was going to make a thread about it; but decided to just post here, seeing as there is some activity between Kidrobot and the community.

Right off the bat, I noticed the box and silver bag that house the figures to be a bit cheaper/thinner than before. Again, this was just a gut feeling especially when you compare the cheap plastic bags you see w/ some Funko blind boxes as well as older KidRobot blind boxes.

When I finally opened the figures, I noticed the colors of this SFV series to be much more vibrant, but the weight and feel in hand just felt 'much' cheaper. I think anyone who has collected blind boxes as a whole can tell you that the figures are being made cheaper as they feel cheaper. I don't know if this is an across the board change but I would hate to see Kid Robot blind boxes turn cheap and feel like the Funko ones.

Back in the days, a $5ish blind box would get you a solid figure. These days, it feels a lot cheaper and lighter.

I hope the KidRobot folks are willing to genuinely take a look at this. Cheers

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Post by ianthegamer » Mon Oct 31, 2016 7:11 am

I have yet to have one on hand but from photos the sculps look cheaper as well. Not a much effort was put in. The paint application isnt aligned even in the stock photos. Im sure after the crash kidrobot had they have gone a cheaper route to save money to try and build profit
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Post by hed568 » Wed Nov 02, 2016 1:03 am

Was able to Snipe the busty R. Mika. Why does Birdie's hair have to be taller the Guile's? Now I cannot display him standing up =/

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And have to move the rest of the alternate color ways to another case...
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Post by warpticmo » Tue Nov 15, 2016 4:32 pm

This looks amazing!
I'm very new to vinyl collecting. I'm blown away and really don't know where to start :rolleyes:

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Post by hed568 » Thu Nov 17, 2016 3:07 am

Start with Street Fighter!
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Post by ripcity17 » Fri Mar 24, 2017 6:32 pm

Why no Dan? Not in series 1 or 2 and now not in the V collection??? Come on kr!

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Post by hed568 » Sun Mar 26, 2017 9:15 pm

A lack of some important characters like Dan, DJ, T Hawk, and SF4 characters like C Viper, Seth, Rufus, Adon etc gives me hope that there should be another series like a "fill in the gap series" to round up the franchise.
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Post by jeffbayard » Wed May 10, 2017 12:39 am

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Re: Kidrobot X Capcom Street Fighter BB series?

Post by hed568 » Sat May 20, 2017 2:00 am

These are a rarity these days given no new licensed blind box comes with one anymore.
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