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Old 09-06-2019, 10:48 AM   #2331
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Shame, I think my Lucky statue was really well done so feel bad for fans of the line.
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Old 09-06-2019, 08:42 PM   #2332
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Originally Posted by ukshaun View Post

Well to be honest I'm confused myself my supplier did send me an email during the day on Friday and a refund on PayPal of my deposit and by the time I had a look at it, it was too late to ring them so I won't get a chance until Monday morning but upon looking on the websites BBTS I it's still showing it as a pre-order add to cart and Gentle Giant shop itself is still showing it as available.

Lol I did a Google search and this is what I came up with they've put dechirico7 sentence and then my sentence together and then labelled it July 29th I can't make any sense that!

So no one else has heard of the HT jr cancellation ?
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Old 09-06-2019, 09:14 PM   #2333
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So we wont be seeing the two new girls either.
I think Diamond Select is pulling the plug on them, now that they own GG.
They probably didn't see enough profit. Which I cant see, they are charging more than enough of these. A couple years ago these had great detail compared to PFs. Now, not so much. GG was never known for timing.

It doesnt help that GG had the pre-order turned off on their site. Duhhhhh....
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Old 09-09-2019, 07:36 AM   #2334
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I rang the shop today it turns out that the person that wrote the email did not word it correctly! it was meant to say that the local distributor here will not be supplying Gentle Giant products any more.

So the good news is that she's not cancelled (GOOD) and I'll just have to pre-order her from someone overseas now!

"When we were advised that this unit could no longer be supplied we were also advised of a number of cancelled Gentle Giants products.
Unfortunately when we originally contacted you to advise that we are no longer able to secure this stock for you we accidentally listed the reason as ‘Cancelled by the Manufacturer’ instead of ‘Cancelled by the Supplier’
I would like to apologise for the confusion this may have caused."
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Old Today, 04:11 AM   #2335
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No reply from Gentle Giant on the matter (of Junior/Fireball being cancelled)

I take this as good news.
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