Author Topic: Emperor Palpatine Premium Format  (Read 8619 times)

Offline The Josh

  • Sith Lord
  • *
  • Posts: 6843
  • Trade Feedback +23/-0
  • Gender: Male
  • Ringer @ Heart
    • The Pulse
Emperor Palpatine Premium Format
« on: February 01, 2011, 01:30:22 PM »
Goes up for sale this Thursday. Edition size of the Ex is 500 pieces and will cost $500 along with a 10% deposit of $50. He comes with switch out head and hands along with Luke's lightsaber. Not to mention will have some articulation so you can achieve the poses below. Really awesome looking piece.












Offline Del

  • Sandtrooper Admin
  • Sergeant
  • *
  • Posts: 318
  • Trade Feedback +0/-0
  • Gender: Male
Re: Emperor Palpatine Premium Format
« Reply #1 on: February 01, 2011, 07:27:21 PM »
Wow- Im not into these things but $500 seems like a lotta scratch

Offline The Josh

  • Sith Lord
  • *
  • Posts: 6843
  • Trade Feedback +23/-0
  • Gender: Male
  • Ringer @ Heart
    • The Pulse
Re: Emperor Palpatine Premium Format
« Reply #2 on: February 01, 2011, 08:22:41 PM »
It is a lot of money for sure. Though it's not the most exspensive item in the high end stuff I've seen. He'll, my War Machine maquette that I flex paid is $550. Just part of the game with this stuff.

Offline Bloodant

  • Premium
  • Sith Lord
  • *
  • Posts: 8881
  • Trade Feedback +98/-0
  • Gender: Male
  • If at 1st you don't succeed, skydiving isn't 4 you
Re: Emperor Palpatine Premium Format
« Reply #3 on: February 02, 2011, 08:40:53 AM »
Man the apple is throwing me off.
Either its one huge apple or this "seems" smaller then the other PF stats.

Looks awesome tho.
Wants
Feedback
My Blog
New Recruits
私は星戦争を愛する!

Offline The Josh

  • Sith Lord
  • *
  • Posts: 6843
  • Trade Feedback +23/-0
  • Gender: Male
  • Ringer @ Heart
    • The Pulse
Re: Emperor Palpatine Premium Format
« Reply #4 on: February 02, 2011, 10:10:31 AM »
Agreed! It looks awesome. If I collected PF's I'd get this and I'm ok with my 1:6h version.

Offline Boba Binks

  • VIP
  • Bounty Hunter
  • *
  • Posts: 2425
  • Trade Feedback +12/-0
  • Gender: Male
  • The Most Feared Bounty Hunter on Naboo.
    • David Jonathan Syczylo
Re: Emperor Palpatine Premium Format
« Reply #5 on: February 04, 2011, 01:19:22 PM »
I do not collect a lot of Side Show stuff but I really like this Emperor. Only if I had the extra cash to spend.
<br />Boba Binks - The most feared Bounty  Hunter on Naboo.<br /><br />View my Sandtroopers.com <a href=\\\\\\\"http://djsyczylo.net/sandtroopers/STPortfolio.htm\\\\\\\" target=\\\\\\\"_blank\\\\\\\">Portfolio</a>.

Offline Lord-Penter

  • Bounty Hunter
  • *
  • Posts: 2384
  • Trade Feedback +0/-0
  • Gender: Male
  • If you only knew.......
Re: Emperor Palpatine Premium Format
« Reply #6 on: March 16, 2011, 05:06:29 AM »
I have all but 2 SS PF excls. & this is the best piece for overall detail that SS has done.
Lighted throne for casting shadows & poseable had to get 2 , glad I saved 10k reward pts
"Your arrogance blinds you."
"The ability to speak does not
        make you intelligent."

Offline The Josh

  • Sith Lord
  • *
  • Posts: 6843
  • Trade Feedback +23/-0
  • Gender: Male
  • Ringer @ Heart
    • The Pulse
Re: Emperor Palpatine Premium Format
« Reply #7 on: March 16, 2011, 12:59:19 PM »
10K RP? Jesus you must have been saving for a while.

Offline Lord-Penter

  • Bounty Hunter
  • *
  • Posts: 2384
  • Trade Feedback +0/-0
  • Gender: Male
  • If you only knew.......
Re: Emperor Palpatine Premium Format
« Reply #8 on: March 16, 2011, 07:55:46 PM »
I have almost everything that SS has done. PF & 12" figs, statues,replicas etc.. anything cool.
10k Rpts is less than 1 yr!! already have 4200 pending?  Its an addiction. & I love it
"Your arrogance blinds you."
"The ability to speak does not
        make you intelligent."

Offline The Josh

  • Sith Lord
  • *
  • Posts: 6843
  • Trade Feedback +23/-0
  • Gender: Male
  • Ringer @ Heart
    • The Pulse
Re: Emperor Palpatine Premium Format
« Reply #9 on: March 17, 2011, 01:59:56 AM »
Impressive and people thought I was crazy for SS. lol

Offline Bloodant

  • Premium
  • Sith Lord
  • *
  • Posts: 8881
  • Trade Feedback +98/-0
  • Gender: Male
  • If at 1st you don't succeed, skydiving isn't 4 you
Re: Emperor Palpatine Premium Format
« Reply #10 on: March 17, 2011, 09:53:36 AM »
Well you do have that doily thing going for ya..... ;)
Wants
Feedback
My Blog
New Recruits
私は星戦争を愛する!

Offline The Josh

  • Sith Lord
  • *
  • Posts: 6843
  • Trade Feedback +23/-0
  • Gender: Male
  • Ringer @ Heart
    • The Pulse
Re: Emperor Palpatine Premium Format
« Reply #11 on: March 17, 2011, 10:40:39 AM »
This true. lol

Offline Lord-Penter

  • Bounty Hunter
  • *
  • Posts: 2384
  • Trade Feedback +0/-0
  • Gender: Male
  • If you only knew.......
Re: Emperor Palpatine Premium Format
« Reply #12 on: March 17, 2011, 07:42:20 PM »
Hopefully SS will do background enviroment with space battle pixs behind him & under 500$ please!
"Your arrogance blinds you."
"The ability to speak does not
        make you intelligent."

Offline The Josh

  • Sith Lord
  • *
  • Posts: 6843
  • Trade Feedback +23/-0
  • Gender: Male
  • Ringer @ Heart
    • The Pulse
Re: Emperor Palpatine Premium Format
« Reply #13 on: March 18, 2011, 12:06:26 AM »
In PF scale? I doubt it. They do envrio add on type pieces but usually only for 1:6th stuff.

Offline Lord-Penter

  • Bounty Hunter
  • *
  • Posts: 2384
  • Trade Feedback +0/-0
  • Gender: Male
  • If you only knew.......
Re: Emperor Palpatine Premium Format
« Reply #14 on: March 18, 2011, 05:09:37 AM »
I am so looking forward to him & the way SS displayed it.
It would be cool if PF Luke & Vader connected to him to make one giant piece.
If you put it under glass, you could customize any pix inside back of case as background since its lighted.
I'm thinking my local gas station would be fitting?
"Your arrogance blinds you."
"The ability to speak does not
        make you intelligent."

Offline Lord-Penter

  • Bounty Hunter
  • *
  • Posts: 2384
  • Trade Feedback +0/-0
  • Gender: Male
  • If you only knew.......
Re: Emperor Palpatine Premium Format
« Reply #15 on: May 27, 2011, 05:36:03 AM »
Josh, do you think SS will ever do a PF Senator Palpatine from ep.3 in chair smiling??
or killing jedi w/saber??  Tough choice??
"Your arrogance blinds you."
"The ability to speak does not
        make you intelligent."

Offline The Josh

  • Sith Lord
  • *
  • Posts: 6843
  • Trade Feedback +23/-0
  • Gender: Male
  • Ringer @ Heart
    • The Pulse
Re: Emperor Palpatine Premium Format
« Reply #16 on: May 27, 2011, 08:47:34 PM »
Oh it could happen. I don't expect it anytime soon but yeah it could.

Offline Lord-Penter

  • Bounty Hunter
  • *
  • Posts: 2384
  • Trade Feedback +0/-0
  • Gender: Male
  • If you only knew.......
Re: Emperor Palpatine Premium Format
« Reply #17 on: June 28, 2011, 05:21:02 AM »
I recieved email from SS, he is being delayed until 09-05-11 is expected "arrival" date????!!! NOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO!!!!
Normally I can wait for anything but I really really reallly want it NOW!! I want to hug him & squeeze him & call him George,
wonder if he'll fit on dash of car?? I have been waiting since 05 for a PF Emp. in Throne & now he's delayed?!?!?&paid for.
"Your arrogance blinds you."
"The ability to speak does not
        make you intelligent."

Offline The Josh

  • Sith Lord
  • *
  • Posts: 6843
  • Trade Feedback +23/-0
  • Gender: Male
  • Ringer @ Heart
    • The Pulse
Re: Emperor Palpatine Premium Format
« Reply #18 on: June 28, 2011, 10:57:04 AM »
Yeah, waiting sucks. I feel your pain man.

Offline Lord-Penter

  • Bounty Hunter
  • *
  • Posts: 2384
  • Trade Feedback +0/-0
  • Gender: Male
  • If you only knew.......
Re: Emperor Palpatine Premium Format
« Reply #19 on: June 29, 2011, 05:13:29 AM »
especially when 2 are paid for except 58$, I was really hoping to have them by 7-20 & now 9-25? :'(
"Your arrogance blinds you."
"The ability to speak does not
        make you intelligent."

Offline The Josh

  • Sith Lord
  • *
  • Posts: 6843
  • Trade Feedback +23/-0
  • Gender: Male
  • Ringer @ Heart
    • The Pulse
Re: Emperor Palpatine Premium Format
« Reply #20 on: June 29, 2011, 11:39:05 AM »
Just think how much more excited you'll be. lol

Offline Lord-Penter

  • Bounty Hunter
  • *
  • Posts: 2384
  • Trade Feedback +0/-0
  • Gender: Male
  • If you only knew.......
Re: Emperor Palpatine Premium Format
« Reply #21 on: June 30, 2011, 04:57:54 AM »
Thats just it, I am excited about them for the 1st time since PF Boba & Vader. Normally I don't get excited because I've got so much SS & GG etc., its just another item to find room for? but I have plans for 1 of them, not sure bouncing ideas around in my head but I have alot of
choices of display. whether to use GG Vader kneeling statue or GG & Kotu & Medicom Royal & Senate Gaurds or Luke & Vader stuff??
My imagination is in overdrive mode, I need to send you a pix of my "Mustafar"custom playset made out of wax from 1000s of candles &
and the Hasbro playset, you may have seen it in 1 of the pix I sent you long ago?? I only light it up in winter, it has about 30 candles burning
hotter than my fireplace.
"Your arrogance blinds you."
"The ability to speak does not
        make you intelligent."

Offline The Josh

  • Sith Lord
  • *
  • Posts: 6843
  • Trade Feedback +23/-0
  • Gender: Male
  • Ringer @ Heart
    • The Pulse
Re: Emperor Palpatine Premium Format
« Reply #22 on: June 30, 2011, 09:25:07 AM »
Do stay calm some. I don't want you to spontaneously combust. lol

Offline Lord-Penter

  • Bounty Hunter
  • *
  • Posts: 2384
  • Trade Feedback +0/-0
  • Gender: Male
  • If you only knew.......
Re: Emperor Palpatine Premium Format
« Reply #23 on: August 11, 2011, 04:37:20 AM »
I recieved another email stating, PF Emperor Palpatine is expected to arrive 10-5-11????????????????
So another 30days???!  WHY!! :banghead:
"Your arrogance blinds you."
"The ability to speak does not
        make you intelligent."

Offline The Josh

  • Sith Lord
  • *
  • Posts: 6843
  • Trade Feedback +23/-0
  • Gender: Male
  • Ringer @ Heart
    • The Pulse
Re: Emperor Palpatine Premium Format
« Reply #24 on: August 11, 2011, 09:47:38 AM »
A bunch of emails got sent out last night. Nobody is sure if they're a glitch in SS email server or what.

Offline Lord-Penter

  • Bounty Hunter
  • *
  • Posts: 2384
  • Trade Feedback +0/-0
  • Gender: Male
  • If you only knew.......
Re: Emperor Palpatine Premium Format
« Reply #25 on: September 28, 2011, 08:05:55 PM »
Big Papa Palpy is supposed to be in warehouse by 10-7?? I can't wait!!
I bet he even smells evil? looking so forward to adding them to the "forcetress".
"Your arrogance blinds you."
"The ability to speak does not
        make you intelligent."

Offline Lord-Penter

  • Bounty Hunter
  • *
  • Posts: 2384
  • Trade Feedback +0/-0
  • Gender: Male
  • If you only knew.......
Re: Emperor Palpatine Premium Format
« Reply #26 on: October 05, 2011, 04:52:04 AM »
I got another email from SS  telling me to ignore last email??? Papa Palpy isn't expected in warehouse until 11-5??

They are teasing me?!
"Your arrogance blinds you."
"The ability to speak does not
        make you intelligent."

Offline Lord-Penter

  • Bounty Hunter
  • *
  • Posts: 2384
  • Trade Feedback +0/-0
  • Gender: Male
  • If you only knew.......
Re: Emperor Palpatine Premium Format
« Reply #27 on: October 29, 2011, 05:38:59 AM »
11-4 is day of arrival? or so the emails say? charging me $66 for shipping?! :o
"Your arrogance blinds you."
"The ability to speak does not
        make you intelligent."

Offline Lord-Penter

  • Bounty Hunter
  • *
  • Posts: 2384
  • Trade Feedback +0/-0
  • Gender: Male
  • If you only knew.......
Re: Emperor Palpatine Premium Format
« Reply #28 on: November 08, 2011, 05:55:54 AM »
After being delayed for 3 mos? Palpys are on the way here.!!! UPS tracking for 11-11-11 (ironic) shipping $66 (ironic) final payment including shipping= $111.11??? wonder if they'll be at my door at 11:11am or 1:11pm? I can't wait!!! I feel like I'm 6? waiting on Santa to come?
but that is exactly why I collect.
"Your arrogance blinds you."
"The ability to speak does not
        make you intelligent."

Offline The Josh

  • Sith Lord
  • *
  • Posts: 6843
  • Trade Feedback +23/-0
  • Gender: Male
  • Ringer @ Heart
    • The Pulse
Re: Emperor Palpatine Premium Format
« Reply #29 on: November 09, 2011, 12:01:05 AM »
Hope you enjoy it man. :)