Main Toyless Toyline Character Discussion

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12:30:32 AM Oct 9th 2013
Do we have an exact opposite of this? Toys that are part of the official line, but does not appear in the series/movie? This troper owned several Star Wars toys that, much to my frustration, turned out to be absent from the movies.
03:16:10 PM Feb 15th 2011
I wonder if we need a note to the effect that "the toyline hasn't hit the shelves yet, therefore the entire cast is toyless for now" is not in fact an example, as per the huge wall of Transformers Prime description I just deleted.
10:39:08 AM Oct 24th 2010
Just started a major page cleanup. As I said in my edit reason: I can't stress enough that this isn't when the opressive toy companies can't be bothered to make your favorite character. It's when the writers create a character, toyline be damned.

Characters from non-toyline driven media necessarily cannot count. This is supposed to be the one character who isn't based on a toy, not the one character who didn't get one.
05:57:57 PM Oct 26th 2010
Can we make seperate trope about that?
11:31:26 PM Oct 28th 2010
edited by macroscopic
If you're interested, feel free to take it to YKTTW but I don't think it will get far. It's something that happens, but doesn't really mean anything.
04:32:37 PM Nov 8th 2010
I originally made this trope about the companies not making your favorite.
08:09:43 AM Dec 26th 2010
No, it was not about characters created for the show originally.
11:00:45 AM Mar 12th 2010
I'm glad to see this trope is back.
11:33:58 PM Mar 22nd 2010
Was it ever gone? Or rather, was there an incarnation of this page before this one that got cut?
10:39:49 AM Jul 21st 2010
Yes, there was an old incarnation of the page.
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