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by OllyOrc
17 Mar 2019 17:37
Forum: Action Force [Palitoy]
Topic: Action Force Figure Release Dates\Catalogue Numbers
Replies: 3
Views: 1449

Re: Action Force Figure Release Dates\Catalogue Numbers

Hopper compared the dates on those Quality Control green stickers , to verify the Series order, so we can now double check it against the Series 1 numbers printed behind the figures. Hopper's Phasing and Timeline of figures and cardbacks http://www.bloodforthebaron.com/phpBB3/viewtopic.php?f=5&t=152...
by OllyOrc
10 Feb 2019 21:06
Forum: Action Force [Palitoy]
Topic: Complete List of Known Cardbacks (Now with Photographs!) - UPDATED WITH SERIES 3
Replies: 58
Views: 31863

Re: Complete List of Known Cardbacks (Now with Photographs!) - UPDATED WITH SERIES 3

Another slight variant similar to Type 4 = Spanish title with Spanish wording in the star (Collecionalos) but it also has the sticker of Type 2a = Same as Type 2, but with Yellow Spanish language sticker “Puedes ganar otra figura. Pide tu tarjeta. Rasca y gana!”
AF Spanish Series 1variant .jpg
by OllyOrc
28 Nov 2018 16:34
Forum: Action Force [Palitoy]
Topic: vectis
Replies: 115
Views: 51246

Re: vectis

Prices were also too high for me today but did end up with a rough SW squid head moc for £35, as wanted to ensure I could successfully bid - lol Lot 5350 Action Force £120 Lot 5351 Articulated Action Force £300 Lot 5352 Skeletron £360 Lot 5353 Deep Sea Diver £190 Lot 5354 Jungle Fighter £360 Lot 535...
by OllyOrc
21 Jul 2018 21:08
Forum: Action Force [Palitoy]
Topic: Vectis Palitoy Employees Auction - details up
Replies: 66
Views: 44219

Re: Vectis Palitoy Employees Auction - details up

Very cool, one of those prototype Series 1 were probably going to be allocated B1092, the printed number behind the Series 1 carded figures Updated Hopper's list http://www.bloodforthebaron.com/phpBB3/viewtopic.php?f=5&t=14763&start=60#p186245 List of Phase 1A/Type 1 variants with decals (English & ...
by OllyOrc
21 Jul 2018 19:29
Forum: Action Force [Palitoy]
Topic: Vectis Palitoy Employees Auction - details up
Replies: 66
Views: 44219

Re: Vectis Palitoy Employees Auction - details up

I won these great metal action force castings, that were used as patterns. However, I'm trying to work out which figures they are for...if any? The legs look like German troopers, the body seems to be some sort of sailor, the head a German officer, and standard arms. Any suggestions? I also won the...
by OllyOrc
18 Mar 2018 00:52
Forum: Action Force [Palitoy]
Topic: Cardback - Mailaway Medal Numbers
Replies: 63
Views: 43832

Re: Cardback - Mailaway Medal Numbers

Update to Hopper's list of Phase 1A/Type 1 variants with decals (English & Spanish sticker) and Phase 1B/Type 2 variants (English & French/Dutch) confirmed B numbers, printed on their cards behind series 1 figures. Phase 1A/Type 1 variants with decals (English & Spanish sticker) - Mission Pilot (B10...
by OllyOrc
13 Mar 2018 18:16
Forum: Action Force [Palitoy]
Topic: vectis
Replies: 115
Views: 51246

Re: vectis

I was always intrigued by one of the old Palitoy employee Vectis items, that were some toy solider SAS troops, used for inspiration. Thankfully I stumbled across them during a recent search and found they were made by Airfix. SAS Toy Figures.jpg SASAirFix.jpg ToySoldier.jpg SASAirfix2.jpg SAS kneeli...
by OllyOrc
06 Dec 2017 14:05
Forum: Action Force [Palitoy]
Topic: Rebuilding a Collection
Replies: 4
Views: 3752

Re: Rebuilding a Collection

Having recently been in same situation I naturally started off collecting all loose, as found it hard (at that time) to comprehend spending the money on cards and boxes. However, collecting is a strange addiction and after I completed the loose collection I found myself yearning for MOC and Boxed it...
by OllyOrc
23 Nov 2017 14:33
Forum: Action Force [Palitoy]
Topic: Palitoy Photoshoots - hi res images
Replies: 26
Views: 14244

Re: Palitoy Photoshoots - hi res images

I've just emailed him to make contact with you and linked him to this page, in case you have already messaged his forum account.
by OllyOrc
07 Nov 2017 19:39
Forum: Action Force [Palitoy]
Topic: Action Force mug
Replies: 4
Views: 3112

Re: Action Force mug

Cool!