I guess that's because there won't be very many giant robots used during the 40 year occupation of Iraq.
I was noticing that too, the closer we get to war, the more GiJoes take over Transformer shelf space... the TF areas in my local TRUs are getting pretty damn small.
We must be on the same frequency or something. I spent a good portion of the morning browsing the action figures at KBToys.com (because my birthday is next week) and was a little dismayed at all the G.I. Joe crap. AND NOT ONE DESTRO OR COBRA COMMANDER!
they come in two packs now
Nor will there be much call for noble, spandex clad superheroes when the ugly photos start seeping in past the censors. Seems like america's idealism is about to suffer a big self-inflicted kidney punch. Again.