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Old 03-10-17, 08:36 AM
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Re: Promotional Comics - cereal boxes, etc

So I failed big time at being "out" on this run. After multiple checks and little success at finding these, saw them in multiple sizes and varieties at a Walmart yesterday so bought 4 more boxes.

Forgot milk, doh! Stop at grocery store near home and they had Lucky Charms with the comics 4 for $10.

I've opened 7 of the 10 boxes. All are issues 1 or 2.
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Old 03-15-17, 09:13 PM
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I guess they decided that Wonder Woman Multi-Grain Cheerios box looked out of place too. I found this today in Wal-Mart.



They had the Wonder Woman Cheerios too.
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Old 03-27-17, 12:50 PM
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I'm visiting family in Arizona and stopped by the local Wal-Mart. They had the Lucky Charms and Trix boxes which I've never seen in CA. I bought one of each and ended up with two #3s. Still trying to track down #2.

Maybe that issue is hiding in the Cocoa Puffs which I still haven't found.
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Old 04-10-17, 11:18 PM
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Got #2 this weekend in a random box of Cinnamon Toast Crunch. I was expecting another duplicate so I was surprised when I got the last one to complete my set.

It's the little things.
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Old 04-11-17, 10:49 AM
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^ Sweet (literally)! Hopefully I'll luck into a complete set once I open these last few boxes.
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Old 04-11-17, 11:06 AM
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Re: Promotional Comics - cereal boxes, etc

Perhaps it's of interest to some of you, but you could double dip on promotions. I picked up some of the Honey Nut Cheerios this week because I knew my son would enjoy the comics. Then I submitted the receipt for a movie ticket. Details found below:

http://rewards.tpgrewards.com/generalmillscerealmo/

Yes, I realize that the movie ticket indicates it needs to be specially marked boxes, but store receipts have no way to indicate such. I did, however, make sure to get the size listed for the movie ticket promo.
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Old 01-26-19, 09:36 AM
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Re: Promotional Comics - cereal boxes, etc

I’ve been meaning to bump this thread just to see if anyone has seen anything comic-related in other avenues lately, and I know these Target comics aren’t really promo books, and we’re discussing them in the Walmart thread, but posting here anyway because I’m a rebel.

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You sir, are a rock star. Found them on the random end cap shelf. I also found 1 Green Lantern Primal Age figure in a clearance end cap. I asked them where the rest were and they said they haven't had a chance to bring the rest out yet. They also had to clear off an end cap for them. Two of the Targets I hit had the figures and castle on the end cap but no comic. One other had just the figures on a shelf. Two haven't put their stock out yet. I'm sure this means this comic will start showing up at other Targets in the next couple of weeks.

This Target had 9 comics. Five had some top cover damage. Two were in decent shape. Two were what I would consider NM. If you can't wait for your Target to stock them, lemme know.

Found some last night and bought 5. Hoping to just return 4 of them in 89 days, but if any of you need some and can’t find them, I’ll send them you’re way for cost/shipping.
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