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June 8th, 2007 40 comments

Toys R Us Doctor Who Display 2006 – 2007

Toys R Us Doctor Who Display 2006 – 2007.

The Picture below is from Toys R Us Gloucester.

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40 comments

  • Hello Rusty

    September 6th, 2014 - 12:06pm

    The good old days …

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    • the astronaut of death

      September 6th, 2014 - 12:08pm

      well a lot of dr who stuff is going on at toys r us now

      so it seems those days might be back

    • Hello Rusty

      September 29th, 2014 - 2:15am

      Get your point

  • Sam Richard Bentley

    July 5th, 2014 - 5:26pm

    I remember they had this up for years in the Toys R Us near Luton Airport. Then, when it got moved all the Who-stuff was put onto the shelves.

    There, in the shelves, was a little doorway in the middle, and when you walked into the Doctor Who shelves area the doorway would trigger it and play the TARDIS noise.

    Ahh good times. Been years since I was in a Toys R Us.

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  • The Wooden Cyberman

    July 5th, 2014 - 5:07pm

    I think the Bristol one was a bit bigger. because it sorta dragged over a little bit where that kids face is.

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  • Doctor Who Crazy Ross

    July 5th, 2014 - 1:28am

    Oh my god i remember walking into the toys r us in Gateshead when it was my birthday and getting practically everything that was on the shelf, there was tons of stuff…

    but i suppose they were the days when there was an endless variety of brand new figures and variants instead of the rubbish that is released these days…

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  • RoryDarvillPond

    July 4th, 2014 - 7:34pm

    I remember this display it was amazing πŸ™‚

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  • The Wooden Cyberman

    July 4th, 2014 - 5:39pm

    There was one of these in Toys R Us Bristol.
    So many memories ;( BRING IT BACK!!! D: Who Agrees they should ;(

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    • 100000BC

      July 4th, 2014 - 5:58pm

      I remember the one in TRU Hull. They didn’t even do a 50th anniversary one :'(

    • The Wooden Cyberman

      July 4th, 2014 - 6:01pm

      When I went to Bristol’s TRU Few months back they only had a small shelf just the Dr and Dalek Sets Loads and Loads of Cybermats a few Bath Bomb Fizzers. and that’s it πŸ™

    • 100000BC

      July 4th, 2014 - 8:07pm

      TRU Hull llast time I went:
      Reduced price temporal blast sets
      Series one and two CB micro figures
      Wave 1 3.75″ (wave 2 has been and gone)
      Pandorica wave 5″
      1st, 2nd, 4th, 6th and 7th Doctor/Dalek sets
      SFX Power of the Daleks Dalek looking sad and lonely
      One or two series 6 5″ figures
      One or two ther toys I didn’t recognise.

      All in all, not a very extensive/new collection.

    • Wooden Cyberman iPod

      July 5th, 2014 - 12:41am

      That’s what was at Bristol I remember now. πŸ™‚

  • Scott the Raptor

    July 24th, 2013 - 9:20am

    It used to be exactly the same in Edinburgh Toys R Us. There would be sounds heard from the display like “Exterminate”. Now Doctor Who has only been given a tiny aisle with barely any new merchandise.

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    • TheExtremeBlueTARDIS

      December 11th, 2013 - 4:53pm

      I totally agree.

      I hope Doctor Who merchandise returns as it used to be. But first we need the fans back. Why did the ratings go down in Series 6 and 7? Capaldi is not going to help fan girls. Hopefully the ratings rise up, fans purchase much more merchandise and the figures return to 5″. Also bring back the coloured packaging! Series 8 could be yellow, series 9 could be blue etc.

      Please bring back these kind of displays! 😐

    • 100000BC

      December 11th, 2013 - 5:18pm

      I remember this! They should have done this from the 50th.

    • 100000BC

      December 11th, 2013 - 5:19pm

      For the 50th sorry.

    • TheExtremeBlueTARDIS

      December 11th, 2013 - 9:12pm

      YES! A 50th Anniversary display would’ve been brilliant! It could have been like pictured above, with available figures from Series 1-6, the 3.75″ Wave and Classic Single Figures. Also included would be NuWho and Classic DVDs, Exclusive sets, play sets and FC TARDIS! I could go on and on but I will stop there. πŸ˜†

    • luke kelly

      December 11th, 2013 - 9:18pm

      i completely agree with the extreme blue tardis!!

      this would all be great. 6 and 7 weren’t all that according to a lot of whovians i know… seemed to think matt smith didn’t do that good of a job. but then again he is an idol for girls. it’ll be tricky, but i reckon the fans will come back!

  • the K9 dog

    July 24th, 2013 - 8:35am

    Look at what we get now the slevies were filled but not now

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    • lisa

      July 24th, 2013 - 8:39am

      I must admit I think its pretty sad that In the anniversary year our local one hasn’t got much stock on the shelves either. .

    • josh smith

      July 24th, 2013 - 9:07am

      its because dr who isnt as popular

    • the mr master

      July 24th, 2013 - 9:47am

      yes it is isn’t it

    • josh smith

      July 24th, 2013 - 9:48am

      Everyone i know things dr who was far better with David Tennent and RTD than matt smith and Steven Moffat . i even wrote an essay on that for English

    • lisa

      July 24th, 2013 - 9:52am

      wow you actually got the chance to write an essay on it josh, that’s cool

    • Trenzalore

      July 24th, 2013 - 10:28am

      Doctor who is still incredibly popular, one time in my class about a month ago I was talking with my friend about doctor who then another friend joined in then another until the whole class was talking about doctor who (even the teacher) and they were all saying how they enjoyed the last episode of doctor who. Another thing is that every time I go to my forbidden planet there are always a few people looking at the doctor who isle, same with HMV; this family came in and literaly baught every doctor who DVD there!

    • josh smith

      July 24th, 2013 - 10:29am

      it was essay i wrote 4 A4 pages on it. we could write about anything we hate and i said when people think matt smith is better than David tennent

  • DAVROS And The Daleks is

    February 20th, 2013 - 6:56pm

    Now wif u go in TRU GLOUCESTER (where this is) they have hardly any who stuff at all SAD πŸ™

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  • Angel Tim

    December 29th, 2010 - 6:38pm

    If only they had a 1963-2010 one of these there and I was there. From jack harknesses with empty children to cyberleaders with 2 cyberguards and chairs to voyage of the damned figure sets to sontaron stratagim figure sets to angel bobs with the doctor’s jackets and communicators with sea devils, remembrance of the daleks set and various doctors with a tardis (1st, 4th and 7th)
    If they did have this or a 2005-2010 one I would be overjoyed! πŸ˜€ πŸ˜† πŸ™‚ 😎 :mrgreen: πŸ˜‰ 😯

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  • jake

    December 29th, 2010 - 5:59pm

    wait wait k9 is saying something now k9 said have you been waiting for me
    on doctor who theys a fish in the fog

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  • geronimo

    September 7th, 2010 - 9:06pm

    but when I saw it i had no idea what it was

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  • pupbenny

    August 19th, 2010 - 11:04am

    This time next year Rodney; this time next year …

    We’ll be millionaires! 😎

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  • Paul

    August 19th, 2010 - 10:59am

    This time next year Rodney; this time next year …

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  • BooBoo

    August 19th, 2010 - 10:39am

    They looked great these displays

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  • GallifreyRules

    August 19th, 2010 - 10:37am

    wow. seriously. wow.

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  • pupbenny

    August 19th, 2010 - 10:14am

    How much were they’re FC tardises? The old ones.

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    • dalek eternal

      August 22nd, 2013 - 2:24pm

      I bought mine from tescos for 20 pound and it came with the doctor, martha and jack

  • geronimo

    August 19th, 2010 - 10:08am

    I’ve seen it for real as well.

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    • DAVROS And The Daleks is

      February 20th, 2013 - 6:52pm

      So have i.

  • tardiss2

    August 19th, 2010 - 10:05am

    ive seen for real

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  • aaron

    April 13th, 2010 - 3:06pm

    looks great if only you could buy one

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