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Post Posted: Tue Oct 13, 2009 10:36 am 
 

Brendon,

Very nice DG.  That's the only ultra rare I might some day pay for.  Oh, and also a PotVQ.

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Post Posted: Tue Oct 13, 2009 10:48 am 
 

Nice stuff, congrats :)


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Post Posted: Tue Oct 13, 2009 10:49 am 
 

Hiya Martin,

I still need to 'get me one of them Black-foldered ones'  :lol:


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Post Posted: Tue Oct 13, 2009 10:52 am 
 

Thanks Blackmoor - love the idol BTW  :)


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Post Posted: Tue Oct 13, 2009 11:10 am 
 

Some su-weet pick-ups by both Jim and Brendon, and at great prices.  Congrats, guys.   :D


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Post Posted: Tue Oct 13, 2009 3:31 pm 
 

Sweet jewels of Jesus!  Couple of nice pulls there, guys!   :D


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Post Posted: Tue Oct 13, 2009 4:15 pm 
 

Rabbit_67 wrote:Yeah!  Picked up my first ultra rare!!!  And only $10 over the minimum bid.


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Yes Rabbit, you got lucky ... I almost BINed it a $1400.00 then decided to make the minimum $850.00 bid and I was going to come back to it at the end of the auction... problem is, it ended too early in the day for me yesterday and I didn't get it... I would have bid up to $1300 if I had...



But glad to see someone that doesn't have a rare get it for that price, it's just makes it sweeter ...

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Post Posted: Wed Oct 14, 2009 2:16 pm 
 

ScketreWhisp® wrote:

Yes Rabbit, you got lucky ... I almost BINed it a $1400.00 then decided to make the minimum $850.00 bid and I was going to come back to it at the end of the auction... problem is, it ended too early in the day for me yesterday and I didn't get it... I would have bid up to $1300 if I had...

But glad to see someone that doesn't have a rare get it for that price, it's just makes it sweeter ...


Lucky me, then.  Woo Hoo!  Can't wait for it to arrive.  :D

Brendon, I was watching that Fazzlewood too, and almost bid on that one.  For some reason I let it slide.  Couldn't believe it went so low.


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Post Posted: Thu Oct 15, 2009 9:00 am 
 

I'm glad you didn't Rabbit  :D

Great win on the Tamo too, welcome to the dark-side  :lol:


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Post Posted: Thu Oct 15, 2009 9:02 am 
 

OOps first double-post ever. (Got a debug message) :oops:


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Post Posted: Thu Oct 15, 2009 9:35 am 
 

Ok I just paid WAY more than I though I should for this:


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So I could put it with this:


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That's over $68 to cobble together a 1st print GW. I have such a hard-on for 1st gen Gamma World stuff I just had to have it.



Now, in order to justify this I'll need to sell something else off... I have a "Wizard Logo" booklet and map and I also have a complete "Face Logo" boxed set ...



Thinking about posting one of these on RPG Marketplace to offset my cost. But I still need to keep an extra playing copy. Which would you sell and for what price?


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Post Posted: Thu Oct 15, 2009 11:23 am 
 

TheMilford wrote:Ok I just paid WAY more than I though I should for this:
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That's over $68 to cobble together a 1st print GW.

Frankensteined as well as mutated? ;) Nice work...
$57 + postage does not seem at all high, IMHO. Lizard Gammas are scarce and somewhat under-rated (history & $-wise) in my book. :)


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Post Posted: Thu Oct 15, 2009 11:27 am 
 

The box is actually in pretty nice shape... a little warped but I've found that proper storage and shelf time tend to square these boxes back up.

a sealed "face logo" box just went for $70+... maybe I can get $40 or so for my opened one.


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Post Posted: Thu Oct 15, 2009 11:56 am 
 

TheMilford -

Once you get your Lizard Logo GW booklet, can you check for any significant text and/or artwork differences between the Lizard / Wizard / Face printings (assuming you still have them at that time ... this might be a good reason to wait to sell your extras - and justification for your multiple purchases!).  I've never seen this addressed in a post, though perhaps someone else here has checked before? We could start a new thread for this.

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Post Posted: Thu Oct 15, 2009 12:02 pm 
 

Absolutely!

I will post photos and info as I have done in the past with the B/X sets.


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Post Posted: Thu Oct 15, 2009 1:57 pm 
 

TheMilford wrote:
a sealed "face logo" box just went for $70+... maybe I can get $40 or so for my opened one.




I have been looking for a nice Gamma World box set for some time.




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It arrived yesterday and is in fantastic shape!  :)


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Post Posted: Fri Oct 16, 2009 7:21 pm 
 

Very happy to have stumbled into this on ebay.  As best I can tell is the beat early cover with Warduke and the artist, Norem is quite collectible!  I waited to post until it arrived, of course.  It's even nicer in person.




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Post Posted: Fri Oct 16, 2009 9:53 pm 
 

very nice pick up that one!

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