Heads Up - Rarer Amiibo In Stock Instore Tesco (WFT / Villager / Marth) - £10.50
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Heads Up - Rarer Amiibo In Stock Instore Tesco (WFT / Villager / Marth) - £10.50

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LocalFound 13th Jan 2015
So, did the usual check of my Local Tesco Amiibo section and it was refilled with some rarer amiibo so it might be worth a trip if you are after these.

I picked up Wii Fit Trainer, Marth and Villager for £10.50 each, which I accept is the retail cost, but is far cheaper than ebay or amazon.

No Pit, Falcon or Little Mac though, but having said that there were no labels on the shelf for them and it was too early in the day for the Full Time member of staff to be on department.
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    Original Poster
    http://i.imgur.com/oy6IQT9.jpg
    Which store please?
    It's really annoying that they deface these by peircing them with the security tag, really puts a spanner in the works if you're a collector.
    I never knew The Villager, Kirby and Marth had Silver pointy noses?
    Sloth/Mod
    Not sure which store OP has spotted them but Extra store @ Hampton, Peterborough also has all these in which i saw at the weekend. Also in our store they don't security tag them.
    I wish I knew Pit and Falcon were rare, I'd have bought them when I saw them in GAME the other day.
    treb

    It's really annoying that they deface these by peircing them with the … It's really annoying that they deface these by peircing them with the security tag, really puts a spanner in the works if you're a collector.

    so much rage for seeing that. I picked up some from.tesco online and it was plastered in stickers with my details, I raged so much.
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    phatdaveuk

    Which store please?



    Sorry - Bournemouth Extra
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    McPoo

    I wish I knew Pit and Falcon were rare, I'd have bought them when I saw … I wish I knew Pit and Falcon were rare, I'd have bought them when I saw them in GAME the other day.



    Game have hiked to £14.99 in the stores I have visited
    LRGM

    Game have hiked to £14.99 in the stores I have visited

    and they lost them as 10 on their site. I walked out aswell as other checking them out for that price. 2 weeks later they still have the same stock all untouched. morons.
    Any amiibo is rare in my local Tesco: they've never stocked them. They don't seem to like Nintendo though, would rather use massive amounts of shelf space advertising pre-orders for PS/Xbox

    treb

    It's really annoying that they deface these by peircing them with the … It's really annoying that they deface these by peircing them with the security tag, really puts a spanner in the works if you're a collector.

    The metal nose on villager loos ace!
    allgonewrong

    The metal nose on villager loos ace!



    That's got to be worth at least £50,000 on ebay
    Thanks OP that's my local store!

    Anyone know if there a way of checking local store stock online?
    why put a security tag on something that costs £10?
    kpmatthews

    why put a security tag on something that costs £10?



    Any stock over £10 gets a tag.
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    phatdaveuk

    Thanks OP that's my local store! Anyone know if there a way of checking … Thanks OP that's my local store! Anyone know if there a way of checking local store stock online?



    You will be ok if you get down today probably
    teh arn

    Any stock over £10 gets a tag.



    really? don't see much lego with a tag, same for the hoover i bought the other day
    kpmatthews

    really? don't see much lego with a tag, same for the hoover i bought the … really? don't see much lego with a tag, same for the hoover i bought the other day



    Tesco policy is that anything over £10 needs a tag.

    If it's boxed (and not sealed) there should be a tag in the box or around it.
    phatdaveuk

    Which store please?



    Also in Bristol's Cribbs Causeway store, loads in there. Got one of each and there were still about 4 left on the shelves of each
    I just want to say thanks for not buying them all! Hopefully they end up in the hands of collectors rather than eBay profiteers. :-)

    Wish my local Tesco stores stocked amiibo. They don't sell any Nintendo products any more, actually.
    Original Poster
    It was very hard leaving 3 sets of the Holy Trinity on the shelf, but I took it that I was buying the ones I am after for a sensible price, and that a heads up was better for everyone.
    LRGM

    It was very hard leaving 3 sets of the Holy Trinity on the shelf, but I … It was very hard leaving 3 sets of the Holy Trinity on the shelf, but I took it that I was buying the ones I am after for a sensible price, and that a heads up was better for everyone.



    Definitely! Must have taken a lot of willpower to walk away from them, haha. You can consider it your good deed for the day.
    Just picked up all three. Left the rest. Now if only I could find cap falcon!

    Thanks OP!
    All 3 Tesco stores in my area haven't sold anything releated to the Wii U for well over a year now, I have no idea where I have to go to find a Tesco store that actually does
    4 Tesco stores in Inverness and to my knowledge, none sell anything Wii u related.

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    WeskerLives

    All 3 Tesco stores in my area haven't sold anything releated to the Wii U … All 3 Tesco stores in my area haven't sold anything releated to the Wii U for well over a year now, I have no idea where I have to go to find a Tesco store that actually does



    The local Tesco and Asda near me stopped stocking Nintendo stuff all together
    drkdtvngr

    Any amiibo is rare in my local Tesco: they've never stocked them. They … Any amiibo is rare in my local Tesco: they've never stocked them. They don't seem to like Nintendo though, would rather use massive amounts of shelf space advertising pre-orders for PS/Xbox

    same as mine, funny that nothing going is being sold either way, makes.No sense.
    kpmatthews

    why put a security tag on something that costs £10?

    these things are selling on for £15-£16486.20, that's not a typo.
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