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Post Posted: Tue Dec 06, 2005 3:01 pm 
 

Also interesting to note that this U.S.-only auction currently has a high bidder who doubles as a famous UK feline. I'm guessing that the seller got a "I'm an Aluminum-Sided, Ruby-Encrusted Power Seller" letter ... :roll:



I'm with BTB, though ... so much could go wrong here ...

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Post Posted: Tue Dec 06, 2005 3:06 pm 
 

Looks like this guy is back again, with two more WG4s mint-on-card, after selling the two I listed earlier...



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Maybe he has a case of them? That might affect the rarity a bit, exspecially if it was a Toys-R-Us case and not a standard TSR module case...



jamesmishler wrote:WG4 on card, BIN $20...



Advanced Dungeons and Dragons | eBay



And another, same dealer?



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Did he accidentally double list or does he have two?



Am I missing out on a great deal by passing it on, or is that price high? I'm broke, anyway... :(


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Post Posted: Tue Dec 06, 2005 3:13 pm 
 

jamesmishler wrote:Looks like this guy is back again, with two more WG4s mint-on-card, after selling the two I listed earlier...



eBay listings



Maybe he has a case of them? That might affect the rarity a bit, exspecially if it was a Toys-R-Us case and not a standard TSR module case...



jamesmishler wrote:WG4 on card, BIN $20...



Advanced Dungeons and Dragons | eBay



And another, same dealer?



Advanced Dungeons and Dragons | eBay



Did he accidentally double list or does he have two?



Am I missing out on a great deal by passing it on, or is that price high? I'm broke, anyway... :(




Hmm, I know that seller.  She had 8 of them originally.  She agreed to sell them to me all 8 of them for $20.00 apiece, but then she jerked me around. :x   I am assuming that the 2 new ones are probably her last 2, if I counted correctly.


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Post Posted: Tue Dec 06, 2005 4:21 pm 
 

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Hmm, I know that seller. She had 8 of them originally. She agreed to sell them to me all 8 of them for $20.00 apiece, but then she jerked me around. :x I am assuming that the 2 new ones are probably her last 2, if I counted correctly.




She just put up a third that I bought for the hell of it.



http://cgi.ebay.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?Vi ... 8734250842



I really needed one like a hole in the head 8O but now I'm curious if she will pop more up :?

  


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Post Posted: Tue Dec 06, 2005 4:39 pm 
 

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Hmm, I know that seller. She had 8 of them originally. She agreed to sell them to me all 8 of them for $20.00 apiece, but then she jerked me around. :x I am assuming that the 2 new ones are probably her last 2, if I counted correctly.




She just put up a third that I bought for the hell of it.



http://cgi.ebay.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?Vi ... 8734250842



I really needed one like a hole in the head 8O but now I'm curious if she will pop more up :?




Well, checking through her feedback I was able to count 3 other and including the 5 that she has sold today would make 8, but I am positve either Mishra aka Marlith here or addermcone won her first auction and I am not seeing any feedback from either one of them. That could either mean that they havent received it yet, haven't left feedback yet, so maybe the deal fell through. :?


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Post Posted: Tue Dec 06, 2005 6:57 pm 
 

bclarkie wrote:
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She just put up a third that I bought for the hell of it.



http://cgi.ebay.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?Vi ... 8734250842



I really needed one like a hole in the head 8O but now I'm curious if she will pop more up :?




Well, checking through her feedback I was able to count 3 other and including the 5 that she has sold today would make 8, but I am positve either Mishra aka Marlith here or addermcone won her first auction and I am not seeing any feedback from either one of them. That could either mean that they havent received it yet, haven't left feedback yet, so maybe the deal fell through. :?




Well, so much for my theory, that same damn seller has up 2 more. :roll:   I guess she lied to me abouth that too. :roll:


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Post Posted: Tue Dec 06, 2005 6:58 pm 
 

Here is a Lankhmar Game from 1976 with a $30.00 BIN:



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Box is rough, but seller claims pieces are 100% there and in excellent condition. MIght be worth a query to ascertain if 100% actually equals 100%. :wink:



<edit> Same seller actually has Awful Green Things form Outer Space with a $45.00 BIN. This is also claimed to be 100% complete:



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Post Posted: Tue Dec 06, 2005 7:21 pm 
 

bclarkie wrote:
Daimajin wrote:



She just put up a third that I bought for the hell of it.



http://cgi.ebay.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?Vi ... 8734250842



I really needed one like a hole in the head 8O but now I'm curious if she will pop more up :?




Well, checking through her feedback I was able to count 3 other and including the 5 that she has sold today would make 8, but I am positve either Mishra aka Marlith here or addermcone won her first auction and I am not seeing any feedback from either one of them. That could either mean that they havent received it yet, haven't left feedback yet, so maybe the deal fell through. :?




I got mine. I am just terrible for feedback sometimes.





In the original auction they had one listed but they had eight and you could buy one or all. They had made arrangments with someone else here to sell them eight but I messed that up (unintentionally) when I bid on the auction. She was going to sell all eight at $20 each I guess. I ended paying $31 grrr....  At the end of the auction I had ask them about the other seven and they said they had all of them allocated at the price I paid. Then low and behold they all come up for auction and someone bought some and then yet more came up for auction. Then a few days ago they send me an email telling me they found more and I could buy them for either $21 or $25 or something like that. I never replied because the entire series of events left me feeling like something shady had just occurred.


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Post Posted: Tue Dec 06, 2005 7:49 pm 
 

Mildly interesting...certainly something you don't see everyday...



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Post Posted: Tue Dec 06, 2005 7:59 pm 
 

seeyouinescrow wrote:Mildly interesting...certainly something you don't see everyday...



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Neat!

I personally don't like the "look" of these books, but works much better in that language (IMHO) :)

  


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Post Posted: Tue Dec 06, 2005 9:34 pm 
 

bclarkie wrote:
bclarkie wrote:
Well, checking through her feedback I was able to count 3 other and including the 5 that she has sold today would make 8, but I am positve either Mishra aka Marlith here or addermcone won her first auction and I am not seeing any feedback from either one of them. That could either mean that they havent received it yet, haven't left feedback yet, so maybe the deal fell through. :?


Well, so much for my theory, that same damn seller has up 2 more. :roll:  I guess she lied to me abouth that too. :roll:


Plus three or four more, since.



(I bid ~$19.50 in the original auction, IIRC).

  

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Post Posted: Wed Dec 07, 2005 3:06 am 
 

Xaxaxe wrote: "I'm an Aluminum-Sided, Ruby-Encrusted Power Seller"




noooooo he couldnt possibly be that low, thats my level that!



and btw, you forgot the mushroom base. and you mistook the rubies. they are not rubies, its painted cubic-zirconia :D



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Post Posted: Wed Dec 07, 2005 3:08 am 
 

harami2000 wrote:
seeyouinescrow wrote:Mildly interesting...certainly something you don't see everyday...



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Neat!

I personally don't like the "look" of these books, but works much better in that language (IMHO) :)




yeha i also think they look great too!



btw hello david - nice to see you back again! :)



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Post Posted: Wed Dec 07, 2005 5:35 am 
 

bclarkie wrote:Here is a Lankhmar Game from 1976 with a $30.00 BIN:



Fritz Leiber: Books | eBay



Box is rough, but seller claims pieces are 100% there and in excellent condition. MIght be worth a query to ascertain if 100% actually equals 100%. :wink:





Lizard logo, too.  There's also another up that I'm watching.  Wizard logo and shrink wrapped.....

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Post Posted: Wed Dec 07, 2005 8:45 am 
 

A little pricey, but for those that are crazy about SW:



cgi.ebay.ca/AD-D-Queen-of-the-Spiders_W ... dZViewItem



He's got some similarly high-priced other stuff.

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Post Posted: Wed Dec 07, 2005 10:27 am 
 

deimos3428 wrote:A little pricey, but for those that are crazy about SW:



cgi.ebay.ca/AD-D-Queen-of-the-Spiders_W ... dZViewItem



He's got some similarly high-priced other stuff.


That's pretty bad condition for a 'new in shrink' book. Looks like its either been thrown about the shop a bit, or maybe a shrinked used book.


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Post Posted: Wed Dec 07, 2005 11:34 am 
 

Complete Book of Necromancers. Not collectors condition but a Low BIN.



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Post Posted: Wed Dec 07, 2005 5:34 pm 
 

Yet another TS 10th Anniversary Adventure Pack...thinking mine was not so sweet a deal after all....



$23 to open and a $25 BIN.



Maybe someone should buy them out and slow the release down so as to not kill the value :wink:



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