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Good question - I haven't been on a 1/6th mission for quite a few months now. I'll try and do one next week and see what's changed.
 

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You can add Foxtrot Uniform Kilo Wing Street* (between numbers 30-50) in Sham Shui Po.

Take the MTR to Sham Shui Po and look for the exit to ... Wing Street. It's only a 2 minute walk which takes you through a market - look out for some repro camo gear here. I bought 3 'Saigon Cowboy' bush hats for HK$120, which is around US$15, or around US$5 a pop. (I could probably have got the price down if I'd haggled, but I'd had a long day and honestly couldn't be bothered).

This area of Foxtrot Uniform Kilo Wing Street is known as 'Gift Street' - I was there to buy small presents for pass the parcel and party bags for my daughter's 8th birthday party. You have to look in each shop, but I found quite a bit of Fem stuff, comic-related figurines etc., 1/6th scale metal weapon key rings, a box full of cheap bendy-plastic SA80's (for HK$2 each!), and TUS boxed figures - the Mad Bomber, Tank Commander and Afghanistan Speznatz.

Well worth a look.

*The wonderful word censor won't let me put the first part of the word which is why I've had to spell it out!

 

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Hey guys, which are the shops that sell Hot Toys figures?

I'll be making a trip down to HK from the 22nd to 26th this month and was hoping to see if I can get my hands on the latest releases such as Hawkeye and Luke Skywalker if possible.

Thanks!
 

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Hey guys, which are the shops that sell Hot Toys figures?

I'll be making a trip down to HK from the 22nd to 26th this month and was hoping to see if I can get my hands on the latest releases such as Hawkeye and Luke Skywalker if possible.

Thanks!
Toy Hunters in the CTMA Centre (above) is the official HT outlet.
 

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Just got back from a holiday in Guangzhou in China and Hong Kong. I checked out all of the 1/6 shops listed in this thread and it proved to be invaluable information. Having exact locations meant there was little time lost in trying to find them. My favorites were in Richmond shopping arcade and In's Point in Mongkok.

I'm trying to get in touch with a store owner in Richmond. Her name was Denise, and was originally from Canada. She was kind enough to write contact information on the back of her business card for me. Sadly, in the melee of packing to return to the UK that same night, i managed to lose the card. I was hoping to find it among the $1700 HKD worth of purchases from her store when we got back home, but there is no sign of it. If anyone in Hong Kong is visiting her store and can provide contact details, i would be most grateful.

The shop in question was on the 2nd floor. It was quite small (barely big enough for 2 people to stand inside) and located on a corner. Below is a picture of another shop on the same floor. I'm pretty sure the shop i'm looking for was right next to the one in the picture. I think there was only 1 other 1/6 shop on this floor.

 

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Hi Guys, any updates for any 1/6 new stores in HK? . i'm planning to spend my new year there. i already been there earlier this year but only managed to found In's, Toyshunter ,Superman and the one in Causeway Bay. but last time i'was only looking for HT boxes toys only, this time i will looking for ThreeA toys also, any infos where can i find some store that carry a collection of ThreeA's? Thank you guys
 

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You should try finding Richmond Shopping Centre, there's a bunch of toy stores in that building. Lots of variety and brands; toys, model kits, 1/6 figures. There should be a store or two that carry 3A.
 

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hi Guys, once again thx for the infos. so the first place i visit is Richmond 111 at Mongkok, Argyle street, thank you for mr. Doly for the infos, i managed to get some 1/6 weapons, loose 3a zombs at very cheap price,and some 1/6 boots, uniforms etc.
Then i planned to go to In's point, at Nathans Road, also in Mongkok. since i have visit em two years ago, so its easier to spot em, and i dunno, maybe it just my thoughts or the 1/6 stores wasn't as many as my last visit, now lot of the stores selling Legos.but i managed to score HT Batman begins sdcc and John Connor final battle, not cheap, but i've been looking for em.
inbetween the Richmond 111 and In's point, i visit Toyshunter, i think they just released the Ironmonger and Capt America Avengers, coz i saw alot of locals are picking up their PO's. if you didnt PO them i guess you can't get em at the Toyshunter since i saw "SOLD OUT" sign on the display for those twos.
And Superman Toys which is located at the right side of the Toyhunter, they sell alot of Kamen riders stuff and some 1/6 medicom, also vinyl toys.
By the way, i had problem finding Richmond at the first place, maybe because i was confused by the signage of the location with the pic on previous page, this is what i saw:

And then i also had a chance to visit UML Hobby shop at Causeway Bay, all the Dragon's stuff are there, and then i visit ToysCity not far from UML,they sell HT boxes figures,Threea toys, Enterbay etc. there are like only 3 or 4 toy store in this location. some of them selling comics.
again, Thank you for the members for the help so i can have a good trip at HK!!!
 

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Sounds like you had a blast. I was in Hong Kong in October, and brought back a trolley case full of 1/6 booty. Lots of loose parts, bodies, outfits and weapons. No boxed figures as they were too bulky although there were good deals to be had, the Tron Lightcycle for instance.

In addition to the places already mentioned, Paradise Shopping Square, along Kwong Wa Street is worth seeing. There are a couple of 1/6 stores here, Enterbay's shop is in this area. There are many model and RC shops as well, but Airsoft retailers are the main feature. Typical prices for rifles were about a 1/3 of what you could expect to pay within the UK. I could have cried, there was so much cool stuff here, but there was no way i could bring any of it into the UK legally, never mind trying to get through customs with it. :fit
 

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I went to HK this month and I tried to visit every 1/6 store mentioned in this thread and on Sean's blog. Some are closed/gone already. In my opinion, you only need to go to 2 places: In's Point mall and Richmond 111 mall. They are 1/6 utopias with multiple floors of 1/6 dealers. They are also the only places with loose parts dealers.

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Hot, new boxed figures are NOT CHEAP! For Americans, the prices are higher than what you would pay including shipping from sideshowtoy.com! You can haggle for a better price, but you would have to do that in every single store.

Many stores are not setup for browsing. Very, very cramped with boxes stacked 4 deep. One guy's store looked like a storage room. Not even he could fit inside, so he just stood in the doorway and reached in over the boxes!

Very little second-hand stuff (1/6)

GOOD:
- You can negotiate for good prices on older, less popular boxed figures.
- A handful of dealers offer high quality, low cost counterfeit headsculpts of HT & Medicom heads. $10-15 US.


I went to Akihibara in Tokyo as well and I have to say: I almost prefer 1/6 shopping in Tokyo. There is no haggling - Stuff on discount is clearly marked. The stores are easy to browse and well-laid out. Aki has a couple of toy stores with very well-stocked 1/6 sections. Finally, Japanese have a lot of second-hand/consignment stores where you can find gems - I got a Medicom Stylish Collection Lupin series fig for $12!

The major advantage of HK is the shops with loose parts & accessories and the counterfeit/custom goods. If you like haggling, HK can be good too. You do get to know the dealers better, some of whom are pretty cool people who are actually 1/6 fans.
 
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