Saturday, April 6, 2013

Hmm, mildly interesting...

[Crispy]

Hey Squadies, while shopping at my local Toys r Us this morning, i noticed something strange.







20m boxed Strongarms and Firestrikes shared the shelves with 15m boxed versions, unfortunatley still with the grey trigger.

What are your thoughts on this? Is it simply a mispackaged shipment of these blasters, or is someone in the packaging and shipping department being nice to Aussie and other underpowered Nerfers. Let us know!


EDIT:  Sunday 14/4/13, found 20m boxed Rampages at a local Big W.

3 comments:

  1. Interesting... 65 feet? The Firestrike and Strongarm have been said to have higher ranges with the orange triggers as well. So maybe it could be.

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  2. Maybe Hasbro is being sneaky and putting orange-trigger internals into a grey-triggered blaster?

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  3. Hasbro claims that they didn't change anything, just that the test from ISO came back saying they can reach the advertised distance even with the stricter Aussie guidelines.

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