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Post Posted: Tue Jul 12, 2011 9:55 am 
 

mbassoc2003 wrote:Congrads. That's the first time I've seen Catapult Run in shrinkwrap.


I don't think these came in shrink so it probably was an inhouse shrink job.

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Post Posted: Tue Jul 12, 2011 9:58 am 
 

Guy Fullerton wrote: I got all this for a bit over $100:


That is a great lot!  I would guess the value of the lot is closer to the $600 mark.  Lots of great stuff in there!

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Post Posted: Tue Jul 12, 2011 10:04 am 
 

Mars wrote:I don't recall seeing Superhero 44 with staples.  I have seen about 4 of the coil bound ones - they are legit.


Perhaps my memories are not so good :/


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Post Posted: Tue Jul 12, 2011 12:41 pm 
 

Mars wrote:I don't think [Catapult Run] came in shrink so it probably was an inhouse shrink job.

D'oh! (I read this after sending my PM to you.)

I was thinking of trading the shrinked Catapult Run for an un-shrinked one that I can read. Looks like I may not need to do that. Should I tear off the shrink on Catapult Run? :twisted:

For what it's worth, the place I got it from didn't appear to shrink stuff, but I can't be certain they didn't, nor can I be certain of that particular copy's history. The store had a mix of the typical used items, plus some items that looked like vintage new stock, including the Fez and the three Golden Heroes items (which are also in shrink in various condition).


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Post Posted: Tue Jul 12, 2011 12:51 pm 
 

beasterbrook wrote:Nice.. I must admit that at the first pic I said ho hum.. but then there was pic 2.. ah.. and more and more..

Very nice pick up..

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I was feeling the same way!

The first pic is of the items I got at the first store I went to a couple weeks ago. And although there's nothing spectacular in there, IMO, it was good (for me, anyway) because I actually found a number of items that I have been waiting patiently for to acquire at good prices. So I was still pleased, because it was much better than my typical luck, and the prices were very low. ($1 or $3 for every item in that first pic, except for Stormbringer 5th, which was $10, which is still a good price for it.)

But then I couldn't believe what I kept finding over the subsequent days!


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Post Posted: Sun Jul 17, 2011 8:24 pm 
 

I thought this was an interesting pick-up....



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Post Posted: Sun Jul 17, 2011 9:51 pm 
 

DiscoDadda wrote:I thought this was an interesting pick-up....

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Agreed. And from an Acaeum member.



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Post Posted: Wed Aug 10, 2011 5:43 pm 
 

Just picked up this MINI sealed box set from Merry Ole England:



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Does anybody have a complete list of the MINI Handbooks Modules ETC



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Dragonlance Box Set Vol 1 Sealed

Dragonlance Box Set Vol 2 Sealed

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Legends and Lore



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Post Posted: Wed Aug 10, 2011 8:19 pm 
 

I think this is all of them:

http://tomeoftreasures.com/forum/viewforum.php?f=367

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Post Posted: Wed Aug 10, 2011 10:18 pm 
 

Mars wrote:I think this is all of them:

http://tomeoftreasures.com/forum/viewforum.php?f=367


I wonder why they made these?  They seem kinda useless.... cool but useless...  :roll:

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Post Posted: Thu Aug 11, 2011 12:17 am 
 

DiscoDadda wrote:
I wonder why they made these?


Because people would buy them.


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Post Posted: Thu Aug 11, 2011 5:21 am 
 

DiscoDadda wrote:Just picked up this MINI sealed box set from Merry Ole England:

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Does anybody have a complete list of the MINI Handbooks Modules ETC

Currently Own:

Expert Box Set Sealed
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Dragonlance Box Set Vol 2 Sealed
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Legends and Lore

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Hi Disco, i have a copy of both PHB and Greyhawk Advs. Both a available for trade. Should you be interested, pls PM me!



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Post Posted: Thu Aug 11, 2011 7:57 am 
 

DiscoDadda wrote:I wonder why they made these?  They seem kinda useless.... cool but useless...


I believe the target market was gnome & halfling PCs.

  

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Post Posted: Sat Aug 27, 2011 2:45 pm 
 

Been looking for a NM copy... Hopefully it is  :D

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Post Posted: Sat Aug 27, 2011 2:48 pm 
 

Looks sweet. :mrgreen:


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Post Posted: Wed Aug 31, 2011 6:45 am 
 

I think I did ok.. I'm not a big fan of shrink but what the hay..



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Post Posted: Thu Sep 01, 2011 4:52 pm 
 

beasterbrook wrote:I think I did ok.. I'm not a big fan of shrink but what the hay..

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Very nice pickups...especially considering the prices they've been getting recently.

  

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Post Posted: Thu Sep 01, 2011 6:07 pm 
 

Yeah, that was way under the radar...congratulations!

  
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