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Any hobby shops in London, Ontario, (Canada)

Discussion in 'General Figure Talk' started by Le Lancier, Jul 23, 2005.

  1. Le Lancier Member

    Country:
    Canada
    Heading out to see my brother-in-law in London, Ontario, next weekend. I was wondering if there are any good hobby shops there. Specially the ones that sell figures. I know there are a few members of the Planet that reside there. Greetings to all of you and thx (y) .

    Cheers
    Francis
  2. mike23 New Member

    Hi Francis. Sorry to tell ya, but we aren't really well-served, figuratively speaking. There's a Games Workshop outlet, an indie gaming fig shop (Imperial Hobbies) which carries GW and a few other lines, and a plastic kit shop (McCormick's) which has the usual Dragon etc. 1/35 and a large selection of 1/72 plastics. The other hobby shops are into RC or trains. I'm trying to get an all-figure shop started, myself, but I won't have it going by next weekend. :( Your best bets are The Sentry, in Toronto, for historical kits, and Maitland Toy Soldiers in Goderich for, um, toy soldiers. We do have at least 5 comic book shops, some of which carry action and gaming figs. And a dozen or so tattoo parlours (most are HA fronts). Speed City Records sells the best music for hundreds of miles around. Enjoy your visit! :lol:
  3. Mike McGregor Member

    Grooves sells better music and you know it... :) :) :)
    McCormick's is worth a look, (like mike said, not so much for figures, but they have a pritty good selection of everything else). It's on Oxford st, just east of Richmond (500feet or so)...
  4. Le Lancier Member

    Country:
    Canada
    Hey,

    Thx guys, I'll check out McCormick's and the wife will definitely want to take a look at the music shops. :lol:

    Cheers
    Francis
  5. mike23 New Member

    I'll be selling Mike Todd (Speed City) some '70s punk 7-inchers first thing on Saturday- gotta feed the figure monkey! BTW every male in London is named either Mike or Dave Clarke. ;)

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