Newfooty on the BBC

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Newfooty on the BBC

Postby lionofludesch » 05 Jan 2018, 10:39

BBC Scotland are currently running a trailer for the Scottish Cup.

The plot appears to be that the silver bloke from the top of the cup goes AWOL, looking for a game and gate-crashes a Newfooty game between, it seems, Hamilton Accies and Berwick Rangers.

Looks like a cracking set - I'd love that in my collection.
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Re: Newfooty on the BBC

Postby lionofludesch » 07 Jan 2018, 13:13

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=deRCtBpz4G0

Here's a link - 1 minute long.
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Re: Newfooty on the BBC

Postby krama » 07 Jan 2018, 16:26

Wonder why they didn't use SUBBUTEO teams? :?
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Re: Newfooty on the BBC

Postby claretpete0128 » 08 Jan 2018, 07:52

They have a pre-war newfooty set on display in the museum at Hampden where this short film appears to have been made .. not keen on them myself

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Re: Newfooty on the BBC

Postby lionofludesch » 08 Jan 2018, 10:31

The bases weren't right.

Quite like the players in action poses, though. Reminds me of the cricket bowler figure.
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Re: Newfooty on the BBC

Postby Focus On » 08 Jan 2018, 11:56

Wonder why they didn't use SUBBUTEO teams? :?
They wanted something that was as crap and unplayable as Scottish football...so they chose Newfooty

When its the MUCH better English cup they've be sending someone for Subbuteo
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Re: Newfooty on the BBC

Postby krama » 08 Jan 2018, 14:21

Wonder why they didn't use SUBBUTEO teams? :?
They wanted something that was as crap and unplayable as Scottish football...so they chose Newfooty

When its the MUCH better English cup they've be sending someone for Subbuteo
:lol!: exactly Mark...!
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Re: Newfooty on the BBC

Postby lionofludesch » 08 Jan 2018, 14:48

Wonder why they didn't use SUBBUTEO teams? :?
They wanted something that was as crap and unplayable as Scottish football...so they chose Newfooty

When its the MUCH better English cup they've be sending someone for Subbuteo
:lol!: :lol!: :lol!:
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