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Post Posted: Wed Aug 31, 2005 8:33 pm 
 

Anybody report this one yet?



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Post Posted: Wed Aug 31, 2005 9:28 pm 
 

deimos3428 wrote:Anybody report this one yet?



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Just came to point that one out myself.

  


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Post Posted: Tue Sep 06, 2005 5:34 pm 
 

I doubt he's going to sell one at this price, but still...



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Post Posted: Mon Sep 19, 2005 9:29 am 
 

hey guys look who's at it again!!!



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and thats only one of a number of listings....



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Post Posted: Mon Sep 19, 2005 1:46 pm 
 

killjoy32 wrote:hey guys look who's at it again!!!



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and thats only one of a number of listings....



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Looks like he's doing it legitimately. He's only offering free links to where the stuff can be downloaded, and WoTC have put them all online. Sneeky marketting.


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Post Posted: Fri Sep 23, 2005 1:46 pm 
 

mbassoc2003 wrote:
killjoy32 wrote:hey guys look who's at it again!!!



Dungeons and Dragons Books | eBay



and thats only one of a number of listings....



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Looks like he's doing it legitimately. He's only offering free links to where the stuff can be downloaded, and WoTC have put them all online. Sneeky marketting.




I think he's keyword spamming at the very least.  Try typing a search without one of his auctions coming up.


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Post Posted: Fri Sep 23, 2005 1:52 pm 
 

This seems like such a scam to me...

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Post Posted: Sat Sep 24, 2005 4:15 pm 
 

Here is another one, and this time its 1st edition material :evil: :



Dungeon Masters Guide Players Handbook AD D D D | eBay



I have been having a lot of success recently informing people that their auction is illegal and having them take them down themselves(see the above posted auction), however I just emailed this new guy and he has refused saying that he is a "licensed dealer". :roll:   I the told him directly that I would report him for which he basically laughed it off and said to Say Hi to Anrew.  I have already reported him to both EBay and Wizards, but it might be more efective if more people report him to EBay and Wizards then just me.   Another course of action of course would be for someone to pay him a BIN visit times 6 as he is just sitting out there right now to be shilled. Feel free to blow this ass hole away with negs while the auction is still up.


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Post Posted: Sat Sep 24, 2005 6:00 pm 
 

bclarkie wrote:Here is another one, and this time its 1st edition material :evil: :



Dungeon Masters Guide Players Handbook AD D D D | eBay



I have been having a lot of success recently informing people that their auction is illegal and having them take them down themselves(see the above posted auction), however I just emailed this new guy and he has refused saying that he is a "licensed dealer". :roll:  I the told him directly that I would report him for which he basically laughed it off and said to Say Hi to Anrew. I have already reported him to both EBay and Wizards, but it might be more efective if more people report him to EBay and Wizards then just me.  Another course of action of course would be for someone to pay him a BIN visit times 6 as he is just sitting out there right now to be shilled. Feel free to blow this ass hole away with negs while the auction is still up.




Heh, he closed the auction now, and isn't selling anything currently.



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Post Posted: Mon Oct 03, 2005 6:29 pm 
 

Who wants to do this one?



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Post Posted: Sat Oct 15, 2005 7:20 am 
 

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Post Posted: Sun Oct 16, 2005 5:17 pm 
 

This is without a doubt the worst ever. Prepaid downloads from Rpgnow:

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Every module/book listed is in a quantity of 99. :evil:  :evil:  :evil:  :evil: I have already reported them to EBay, it would probably best if everyone else did as well. :evil: :evil: :evil: :evil:

Then again, this might be a job for someone who is looking to do some death from above.


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Post Posted: Sun Oct 16, 2005 11:48 pm 
 

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Oh no they didn't! :evil: My precious Planescape, I shall save you from PDF sellers!

Same seller as above, going to go report them, too. Grarrarrarrrrrr.


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Post Posted: Mon Oct 17, 2005 1:57 am 
 

Azurah wrote:cgi.ebay.com/Planescape-Campaign-Settin ... dZViewItem

Oh no they didn't! :evil: My precious Planescape, I shall save you from PDF sellers!

Same seller as above, going to go report them, too. Grarrarrarrrrrr.


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Post Posted: Mon Oct 17, 2005 8:17 am 
 

doing them on feckin DVDs now!!!

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Post Posted: Fri Oct 21, 2005 4:34 pm 
 

some ppl never give up - i have reported about 40 in the last two days and here are a couple more:

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Post Posted: Tue Nov 01, 2005 4:32 pm 
 

Here's a rather nasty little bit of illegalness:

AD D Comics For Sale 18 CD set as Free Bonus | eBay

  


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Post Posted: Tue Nov 01, 2005 8:19 pm 
 

Someone please stomp this guy.  (OD&D on CD -- touched a nerve, there!)

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Post Posted: Tue Nov 01, 2005 8:34 pm 
 

Reindeergamez wrote:Here's a rather nasty little bit of illegalness:

AD D Comics For Sale 18 CD set as Free Bonus | eBay


deimos3428 wrote:Someone please stomp this guy. (OD&D on CD -- touched a nerve, there!)

cgi.ebay.com/AD-D-Comics-For-Sale-18-CD ... dZViewItem



Well, I just sent the seller a nice little reminder note that whether he watns to believe it or not his auction is illegal. I have also reported the auction to EBay, although that will probably not do much. If the auction does not come down soon though, I will send him a different and not so freindly reminder that he might seriously want to consider taking the auction down lest there will be DIRE consequesnces. :twisted: :twisted: :twisted:


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Post Posted: Tue Nov 01, 2005 9:32 pm 
 

Well it seems that I was successful in convincing the seller to stop the illegal auction, although he seems to be another one who refuses to admit that he is wrong. :roll:

For posterity, here is the correspndance between us:

My original message:
bclarkie wrote:Dear seller, you may not be aware of this, but this auction is comlpetely illegal. It is illegal to copy and sell copies of copyrighted material. Thanks.


His response:
Feckin Moronic Seller wrote:Dear Concerned Citizen if you read the auction you would notice i am not selling copyrighted material. I am selling the comics, if you or any other buyers are not happy with the price, then please move on. I am not selling the discs, i am giving them away. Thank You for your concern


My second email:
bclarkie wrote:Dear Seller, it is still illegal to give them away even though based on your auction price that you are clearly not. Under US copyright law you have the right to make a copy of a book or books for your own personal use. if you loose the book, sell the book or destroy the book, under the law you are legally required to destroy the copied material as well. Therefore under this law you are also not allowed to make copies of the material and give them away or sell them off. I would like to ask you one last time to remove this illegal auction or I will be forced to report you to both EBay and Andrew Smith of the Wizards of the Coast legal department for distributing illegal copies of their protected material.


And his final response:

Feckin Moronic Seller wrote:Ahhhh, i see. I am stepping on your toes. I see you make a living out of selling the books on ebay. No problem. I will end it. Seeing as how the ebay police is out and prowling. i guess i can sell the paper product as you. And maybe completly undersell everyone. Have a good nite.


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I am actually ashamed at the fact that he is from PA.  :x


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