Mighty Meeples – Weeks 9 and 10
March 30, 2017

A quick recap. As of our last posting, I was at 27 out of 30 Mighty Meeples. My luck continued during week 9.


My first pack of the night brought me the elusive Black Manta. Although a common, it had taken me this long to pull one. You might call this a Legion of Doom pack.


And the 2nd pack did not disappoint either. The Penguin, the last uncommon joined my ranks. This pack is certainly Batman themed.

When I went back, for week 10, there were only 3 packs left. I wondered. Could the distribution be such that if you bought a sealed box you got at least 1 of all 30? I asked one of the store owners if I was the only one buying these. He said, “Yes, I think you are.” But at 3$ a pack, and wanting to buy a 13$ Heroclix booster, I could only get 2 for my 20$ (with 1$ left over). He was willing to let me have the last pack for 1$ or pay the rest of it the following week. I don’t remember.

As we were in the middle of the sale, I opened the first pack and there was Hawkman.  That makes 30! (He let me give back the other 2 packs and I spent the 4$ on Dice Masters instead.)

Erik "Superfriend" Skov

“Gathered together from the four corners of the universe.” Oh, wait, that’s the show, not me. Erik “SuperFriend” Skov never actually got to appear on the show, although he did watch it every week. Erik spent 6 years working for Hasbro in Pawtucket, RI before leaving for a job that paid more (Why else would a collector leave the company that was making Star Wars, Transformers, and while I was there Batman). I used to post all over the net. These days I tend to hang my hat at AFI.

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