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“Love it”

Written on: 03/04/2016 by DayanaBaird (1 review written)

Love this site, love the pre orders have which always come good packaging.Thanks for the great service you have provided… Read Full Review

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“Very impressed”

Written on: 01/04/2016

I have been a customer of FP for many years, but this is the first time I tried their mail order service - WOW! I was very impressed, both with the speed it took them to send my parcel and also with the care FP took over packaging. My item, though delicate, arrived in perfect condition, well cocooned against the ravages of the postal service! The website is a delight to visit, and I would highly recommend FP to a friend. Many thanks!… Read Full Review

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“Best packaging around”

Written on: 30/03/2016 by necropig (1 review written)

Always receive my manga volumes well protected and in a sealed bag. Excellent… Read Full Review

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“The quality of the comics aren't always perfect. Often...”

Written on: 25/03/2016 by Gallagherhy208 (1 review written)

The quality of the comics aren't always perfect. Often have tiny tears at the bottom of the spine and often looks like they have already been read before they've come. Also the time it takes from finishing your order for it to be processed and dispatched is extremely slow and could be greatly improved! I've waited at least a week for products that have been in stock to be processed and then even longer for it to then be dispatched. Having the option of first class or second class post or even… Read Full Review

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Fpcustomerservice's Comment

Written on: 29/03/2016

Hi there,

Thanks for your review! We are sorry to hear that you have received some damaged comics. If this happens again please do not hesitate to get in touch and we will do our best to resolve any issues.

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“Heavy Metal magazine”

Written on: 19/03/2016 by DenzelRuiz230 (1 review written)

Pre Ordered online, no hassle, was kept up to date regularly and when item arrived was packed superbly and came promptly. Superb experience all round and wouldn't hesitate to use again and will recommend to like minded friends. Thankyou Forbidden Planet… Read Full Review

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“Forbidden planet exceptional shop”

Written on: 15/03/2016 by JaylonCannon99 (1 review written)

I have ordered several items from forbidden planet, DC figures great quality exceptional detail totally satisfied with my purchases, I will continue to shop at forbidden planet as the goods always arrive on time and in excellent condition, I would recommend forbidden planet to anyone, best shop ever and top quality goods and service. … Read Full Review

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“Ordered something that was meant to be realised month...”

Written on: 11/03/2016 by 240Gauthier (1 review written)

I ordered a John Hancock pop figure that was meant to be realised a month ago was bit upset when it took this long without an email from forbidden plannet not telling me that it would take longer. I'm happy it's on it's way now but still upset as I could of gone elsewhere to get it quicker to the time but didn't want to order from America. Overall I ask forbidden plannet just emails their customers to keep them up to date with their pre-order :) apart from that happy… Read Full Review

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Written on: 14/03/2016

Hi there,

We are sorry to hear that you did not receive a notification of this date change. We try to keep our customers informed of pre-order date changes and do apologise for coming up short on this occasion!

We hope you choose to shop with us again and if you'd like to discuss anything further please don't hesitate to contact us.

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“still waiting”

Written on: 04/03/2016 by Peterson4 (1 review written)

I orderd a graphic novel in 2012 and I am still waiting, a lot of the items advertised are not available and it seems never will be… Read Full Review

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Written on: 14/03/2016

Hi there,

We are sorry to hear about this. If you send us an email we will have a look into this for you.

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“somewhere i belong”

Written on: 02/03/2016 by 1945Tennant (1 review written)

very competitive price's. one of the best range of products for a man-child like myself. would recommend it to any and and will continue to shop on here. however still get confused between you guys and the other forbidden planet. clearer branding from both would help seeing as you sell the same stuff. however this being said you are cheaper-ish. keep it up guys. don't do drugs and stay in school… Read Full Review

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“Great service, will definately use agaain ”

Written on: 28/02/2016

Really over the moon with the service, items well packaged and arrived within a couple of days, look forward to my next order… Read Full Review

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“I am happy with my orders that I have placed and would...”

Written on: 21/02/2016 by 410Stephenson (1 review written)

I am happy with my orders that I have placed and would recommend to my friend to order from you. My orders came in good time but still waiting for pop vinyl iron spider to come in to your store but other then that it is great. I placed my order for the pop vinyl iron Spider on the 30/1/16 and I am still waiting for it and not need to worry no money has been takes out my bank for it yet. I like that when I order my pop vinyls and you don't take the money out until you send it, which I find is… Read Full Review

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Fpcustomerservice's Comment

Written on: 22/02/2016

Hi there,

We are sorry for the delay with your last Pop! Vinyl Figure!

If you email us directly and quote your order number we will be able to look into this for you and provide you with an update.

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“Excellent ”

Written on: 17/02/2016 by Corki (1 review written)

Never had a problem email me the things my daughters interested in a couple of times a month Never all the time like some company Brilliant… Read Full Review

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“Send my subs together!!!!”

Written on: 13/02/2016 by JoshDuffy (1 review written)

Please go the love of god can you send my subscriptions together or at least in two shipments! I currently sub to 3 series, you send them differently monthly, I am sick to death of paying £1 per delivery when it could all be sent together! And when you do send 2 of them together you put them in the same sleeve! Just send 3 comics together in one card branded delivery box/sleeve but in separate clear sleeves and stop charging me for 3 deliveries!!!! It's just a sneaky way to grab extra money… Read Full Review

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Fpcustomerservice's Response to JoshDuffy's Review

Written on: 15/02/2016

Hi there,

We are sorry that you have encountered issues with the website on your phone.

If you could contact us through our website our web team will be able to look into this for you and we can try and get this fixed.

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“Very poor toy broken”

Written on: 11/02/2016 by Hailie488 (1 review written)

Yesterday I collected my South Park kid robot figures and sadly the one arrived broken I hope you get in contact thank you… Read Full Review

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Written on: 11/02/2016

Hi there,

We are very sorry to hear that you received a damaged item, If you wanted to email us, we can have a look into this and try and resolve this for you.

Kind Regards,
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“Fantastic can't complain”

Written on: 10/02/2016 by mlMacDonald220 (1 review written)

Can't go wrong informed at every stage of what's going on , shipped on Wednesday usually with me Friday :) ready for the weekend . Subscribing makes it a real breeze no more hunting in shops for latest issues… Read Full Review

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“Over 1 year to deliver a single issue!”

Written on: 02/02/2016 by OldManNelson (1 review written)

My order has been completed! I got an email telling me the dispatch date for a comic I ordered was 1st February 2016...for a comic I ordered on 11th December 2014!! (I had to look this up). So far I'm not really liking Forbidden Planet. Their subscriptions seem to start on a random issue (I will see a new comic release on pre-order with the tag asking me to subscribe so I never miss an issue and I wont get that issue or the one after it, but the one after that...so I end up back ordering… Read Full Review

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Fpcustomerservice's Response to OldManNelson's Review

Written on: 02/02/2016

Hi there,

We are very sorry to hear about your experience, If you wanted to email us we can investigate this issue for you.

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“Alright”

Written on: 29/01/2016 by IvyLake473 (1 review written)

Before I complain, I just want to say your customer service online is great. But everything from ordering to dispatch is bad. First of all it takes 2 or 3 days to "process" when companies like Amazon and Zavvi dispatch the same day. Secondly, when it did finally dispatched I learnt it's only 2nd Class Royal Mail, and I paid £4 for postage. So how come its £4 for first class Royal Mail on Amazon and its £4 for second class which will take 5-7 days? It makes no sense. Won't bother ordering… Read Full Review

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“Speed of delivery”

Written on: 04/06/2014 by Slowdelivery2014 (1 review written)

I wanted to place an order for 4 comics. My preference is always to support FP over say, Amazon. I placed an order on 27th May for 3 comics, the fourth you did not have in stock so I placed that through Amazon. The amazon comic turned up on the 29th. I have just received an email saying that the FP delivery is being dispatched today, with a 2nd class stamp!!!! I still want FP to do well but it is so difficult to use your online delivery service again, given i can get the exact same item within… Read Full Review

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“brilliant service ”

Written on: 29/05/2014 by Sienar352 (1 review written)

I just perchised a Catwoman hot toy and it came within 3 days or ordering. The store cept brilliant contact to reashure me that my order will come in the iloted time. I wold recommend forbidden planet to anyone who wants to perchice comics ,hot toys or collectables 10/10 thankn you ☺ … Read Full Review

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“Marvel Graphic Novel Collection 1-60”

Written on: 16/05/2014 by Middletondu274 (1 review written)

Awesome service , all delivered on time and in good order , post and packaging was minimal and coverd by online discount through prebooking . Plenty of warning of dispatch so was able to make sure available for post. Had only six books left to collect when the publisher moved the goal post by introducing more books (my book shelf aint big enough) so cancelled my fortnightly order from WH Smith. Was unaware that forbidden planet provided on line ordering and was able to complete my… Read Full Review

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