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View Poll Results: would you buy a range of 40k based blind bags?
yes, im a sucker for this type of thing 5 16.67%
no, not willing to risk my money on a product like this 3 10.00%
possibly if they were plastic but not if they were resin or metal 8 26.67%
possibly if they were resin or metal 0 0%
would consider it depending on other factors(please comment) 14 46.67%
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post #1 of 22 (permalink) Old 08-27-13, 09:39 AM Thread Starter
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Default 40K BLIND BAGS would you buy them?

for those of you not familiar with the idea its quite simple, a blind bag is a foil packaged product that would contain a model from a collection, that model might be common or rare but the idea is to collect a series of models. its a little like a MTG booster pack or baseball cards or lego minifigs.

so IF GW did a series of 40k blind bags containing a range of exclusive miniatures(all useable in the game) would you buy them?



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Yeh maybe.
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How much would each bag cost?

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I voted for depending on other factors. If the blind bags were specific to an army, say sm or csm then maybe I would buy one to try and get a limited edition model. If it was more random and I could end up with a Dark Eldar or Tau model which wouldn't be of use to me than I wouldn't take the risk.
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If the blind bags were specific to an army, say sm or csm then maybe I would buy one to try and get a limited edition model.
Same thing with me. If I had the choice to choose base army that I bought for, then it could be very interesting.
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depends on cost and the models of the range that will be in the blindbags
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depends on the other factors
if the bags were specific ( elder , SM,Necrons etc) then probably I would ( depending on how good the rare,s are ).

If it was pot luck , no considering what single blister minis cost im not wasting a tenner on what could be completely useless to me ( and something like that , with the chance of a rare figure aint going to be less than a tenner is it ) .
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As said already, would have to an army specific lucky dip to tempt me

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Safest bet in my book would be to wait until the contents of said "Blind Bags" (Oddly enough, also what Zion calls his female friends ...) inevitably show up on eBay...


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I dunno about blind bags, but when GW did offer grab bags ( 20 random 40k or fantasy battle miniatures for$20.00) I bought a few.

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