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Petition: We want the Pirates Advent Calender in the United States


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231 replies to this topic  – Started by Bonaparte , Sep 10 2009 09:47 PM

#51 Capt. Redblade

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Posted 10 September 2009 - 11:58 PM

Pirates is one of my favourite themes! I want the Advent Calendar in Canada! I am signing!

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#52 Getsome

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Posted 10 September 2009 - 11:58 PM

Agreed, lets get it avail in North America!  

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Posted 10 September 2009 - 11:59 PM

Signed, sealed and hopefully delivered.

I'm not seeing the reasoning here by TLG, it's not too late for them to change their minds though. :pir-sceptic:

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#54 Phyre

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Posted 11 September 2009 - 12:01 AM

The Castle Advent Calendar was awesome and I'm glad they made it available for a short time in the U.S. last year.  Is it too much to ask for them to do the same with the Pirate one?  Come on LEGO, we want the Pirates Advent Calendar!

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#55 squidman

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Posted 11 September 2009 - 12:02 AM

The notorious squidman hereby adds his fear-inspiring name to the petition.  If TLC knows what's good for them, they'll take heed.

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Posted 11 September 2009 - 12:03 AM

I am just shocked and amazed. I mean, you think maybe the people at Lego would have learned from past business mistakes. Seriously, what were they smoking down at the headquarters when they made this decision?
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#57 Inconspicuous

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Posted 11 September 2009 - 12:08 AM

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All signed up!  :pir-sweet:

I would definitely buy one if they came here to the U.S., and I have a couple friends who would too. Please Lego! Listen to our plea!

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#58 Legoroni

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Posted 11 September 2009 - 12:16 AM

I've been waiting for this since rumors first spread.

Please Lego, release this in the US.

I sign this petition.

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#59 TomC

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Posted 11 September 2009 - 12:19 AM

Dear LEGO group,

I really, really, really got lucky last year and got a castle advent calendar here in the States.  I don't have friends in other parts of the world who can buy me one and ship it through the very expensive international postal system.

Please have these available in my local Lego stores here in Virginia.  If they don't sell well, I promise I'll buy several.

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#60 MrCustomizer

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Posted 11 September 2009 - 12:30 AM

I got all excited when I saw a chance to grab all of the expensive pirate minifigs an accessories for cheaper, until I saw the major disappointment!

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#61 brickme

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Posted 11 September 2009 - 12:42 AM

I want a pirate calendar here in the us lego!

If you don't they will kick me out of this site for too many swear words.

I brickme hereby sign:

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#62 FireHawk302

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Posted 11 September 2009 - 12:47 AM

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Posted 11 September 2009 - 12:48 AM

Signed.

If this doesn't show lego what we really want, I would appreciate if someone would be able to set something up with me to get one of these. It's one of the few lego sets I plan on getting this year.

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#64 blueandwhite

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Posted 11 September 2009 - 12:56 AM

Although I'm not planning on picking one up, I'm definitely on board for your petition.  It seems like such a shame to go through this yet again.  I purchased my castle advent calenders at a pretty big premium before LEGO made them available to North Americans.  I'd hate to see that happen to people again this year.


Good luck with the petition!

#65 Corvus

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Posted 11 September 2009 - 01:00 AM

*Scrawls all over the computer screen*

Consider it signed. :pir-wink:
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#66 Nuju Metru

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Posted 11 September 2009 - 01:03 AM

YES!

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#67 UsernameMDM

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Posted 11 September 2009 - 01:23 AM

Why didn't they learn last year?  Sign me up.

#68 Bricklord

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Posted 11 September 2009 - 01:42 AM

Yes! Enough of this silly regioanlization of set releases. We want it available in North America!

#69 The Bricksmith

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Posted 11 September 2009 - 01:49 AM

Just like with the Castle advent set. Signed!
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Posted 11 September 2009 - 01:49 AM

Wastedgrunt36 Signed. Would it hurt them to send a few airplanes and boats across the pond?
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#71 Davey

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Posted 11 September 2009 - 02:00 AM

This is incredibly disappointing for LEGO fans in the United States.  I would be most interested to hear why it was not co-developed for the United States especially after last year's Castle Advent Calendar fiasco.  

I support this petition to bring the Pirate Advent Calendar over to the US.

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#72 HumanPackMule

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Posted 11 September 2009 - 02:01 AM

YES!!!

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#73 BrickBum

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Posted 11 September 2009 - 02:08 AM

Add me to the list!!!

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#74 Spyder

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Posted 11 September 2009 - 02:10 AM

Petition for the Pirates Advent Calender o be available to the US
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                       I, _Spyder_ (Name Here) sign this document, announcing that I would like for
                       the 2009 Pirates Advent Calender to be released to the US.



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Posted 11 September 2009 - 02:10 AM

Signed! I would definitely buy the pirates advent calender.




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