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Old May 7th, 2012, 03:54 PM
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I have aquired many, many, MANY figurines when I was younger. I do have a corphish plushie as well XD
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Old May 7th, 2012, 11:04 PM
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I am officially jealous of you. Meowth is my favourite Pokémon but they never sell any of the plushies here in the UK, and ordering them from abroad is quite expensive. Hopefully I can find one this year at the anime con in London.

I have another question to do with the current topic: If you do own Pokémon merchandise, how did you go about obtaining it?
I usually obtain my Pokemon merchandise in-person in a store, though the Mewtwo plushie and a few rarer Pokemon cards I bought off of eBay.
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Old May 8th, 2012, 12:29 AM
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I actually don't own much Pokémon merchandise at all really. I have all the games, but that is about it. :(
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Old May 8th, 2012, 12:46 AM
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I have quite a bit of Pokémon merchandise scattered about my room here and there. I have to be careful when I buy any, as my mother normally gives me a lecture about how I'm just wasting away my money.
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Old May 8th, 2012, 12:48 AM
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Well, it is down to the buyer to see if it is a waste of money! :3
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Old May 8th, 2012, 08:48 AM
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I have quite a bit of Pokémon merchandise scattered about my room here and there. I have to be careful when I buy any, as my mother normally gives me a lecture about how I'm just wasting away my money.
NOTHING'S EVER A WASTE OF MONEY except maybe boob jobs

So yeah. Just hide the pikachu plushie from your mom and you'll be okay. And stuff. why does nobody make a grovyle plushie
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o i forgot 5
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Old May 8th, 2012, 10:45 PM
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Just as long as she isn't throwing away or otherwise destroying said merchandise, she's not going over the top.
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Old May 9th, 2012, 12:07 AM
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If you have bought it, then it is your property, so it would be crazy if she did anything to it.

Anyway, if we are on the subject of merchandise, what is peoples favourite piece?
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Old May 9th, 2012, 04:56 AM
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Since my Meowth plushie is my only piece of merch, it wins by default.

But it is quite cute and fluffy, and I definitely appreciate that. Still have to hide Meowth from the rest of the family, though...

*Needs Leaf figurine badly*

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Old May 9th, 2012, 08:22 AM
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I love those Pikachu hat things with the dangly ropes on the side. What are they called again? Anyways, I don't have one but if I did it would be AWESOME~
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o i forgot 5
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Old May 9th, 2012, 11:43 AM
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Darkrai EX TCG card is currently my favourite lol.

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I can't decide which one I like better.
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Old May 9th, 2012, 03:07 PM
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Choose the shinier one! Oooooooh look prettttttyyyy
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o i forgot 5
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Old May 10th, 2012, 02:54 AM
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Got my Darkrai hoody today. Gonna wear it when I enter Pokemon tournaments lol.
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Old May 10th, 2012, 06:52 AM
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That is pretty cool dude, I do like it.
I do need more geeky clothing.
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Old May 10th, 2012, 09:16 AM
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:thinks: Hmm yeah, could have used a bit more design but other than that it's good.

Hey where can I find all this Poké merchandise online? The Nintendo PC is in New York or something and I live in SF. So online is the way to go. Umm yeah

I NEED TO KNOW
did u no there r 21 letters in the alphabet
o i forgot 5
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Old May 10th, 2012, 09:30 AM
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Mostly ebay and Amazon probably. ;x
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Old May 10th, 2012, 09:38 AM
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:( okie I'll keep dat in mind

So um, do you get merchandise often (say, more than $50 a year)? If not, do you wish you could buy more merch all the time? yeah keepin the topic alive
did u no there r 21 letters in the alphabet
o i forgot 5
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Old May 10th, 2012, 01:59 PM
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I usually get Pokemon stuff at conventions like a recent Comic expo that happened in my city, and the upcoming Otafest Anime convention.
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Old May 10th, 2012, 02:06 PM
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If I had a penny for everytime I bought a Pokemerch for the past 6 years, I'd have none. Didn't even get the recent generation games after Gen III. It's not that I don't like them, it's just that after my SP broke I didn't feel like buying new consoles/handhelds anymore. :x
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Old May 10th, 2012, 02:20 PM
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My spending on Pokemon fluctuates. It's on a high peak at the moment though cause of the recent release of the Dark Explorers TCG set.
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Old May 10th, 2012, 11:55 PM
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It is a card game, Darkow, I feel your pain when a new set comes out.
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Old May 11th, 2012, 04:01 AM
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I don't even look for Pokemerch outside of the video games. If my brother and his Yu-Gi-Oh card collection are any indication, any sort of trading card game can turn into a very dangerous addiction. I'd rather avoid that whole money pit in the first place.

Oh, but if anyone knows if they made Persian plushies, one would make the perfect companion to my Meowth one xD

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Old May 11th, 2012, 05:31 AM
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It is a money pit, but I am good at controlling my spending really.
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Old May 11th, 2012, 06:48 AM
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I don't even look for Pokemerch outside of the video games. If my brother and his Yu-Gi-Oh card collection are any indication, any sort of trading card game can turn into a very dangerous addiction. I'd rather avoid that whole money pit in the first place.

Oh, but if anyone knows if they made Persian plushies, one would make the perfect companion to my Meowth one xD
It's like morphine but legal.

But sometimes you have to realize that buying/getting something expensive/rare can be oddly satisfying...lol

Okay back on topic with Pokés. I don't keep track of the TCG decks but I really wish I did. Besides I don't have a friend that will even consider playing with me :(
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Old May 11th, 2012, 09:01 PM
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Have you considered playing the Pokemon TCG online?

It's addicting... Quite fun, free for the basic decks, and has a nice tutorial online. You can play against a CPU, or others.
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