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Post Posted: Mon Jan 22, 2007 6:51 pm 
 

How mysterious  :D

Just like the Da Vinci Code...  perhaps some clues to the missing treasure are hidden in hi-res scans of foreign D&D supplements at the Acaeum.  If it is buried somewhere I hope he used a good bag and board!  :wink:


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Post Posted: Mon Jan 22, 2007 7:36 pm 
 

I am bidder #1 :D


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Post Posted: Mon Jan 22, 2007 8:06 pm 
 

that sellers low feedback would make me nervous if i won it - serious bidders should inquire if the indivdual is willing to use ebay escrow! I ha ve used it before its a good service but it would cost about a $100 US to use.


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Post Posted: Mon Jan 22, 2007 8:09 pm 
 

bclarkie wrote:David won the second for a very distinct reason behind it and it wasn't to use as a place mat for beer and pizza. :wink:


The phrase "trade bait" just popped into my head. I did a search and found this post by faro regarding the two Tamos:

viewtopic.php?p=45683&highlight=trade+bait#45683

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Post Posted: Mon Jan 22, 2007 8:43 pm 
 

Yeah, I thought I recalled something like that.  I wonder if it paid off?


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Post Posted: Mon Jan 22, 2007 8:45 pm 
 

red_bus wrote:Hey Stephen - didn't you actually run yours (i.e. bravely take it out and game with it, smear it with pizza sauce, spill beer on it etc..)  8O


Sure did, pizza sauce, beer, vomit, the usual.  Which is why I'll have to sell the Kinkos copy rather than the original when the time comes around.


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Post Posted: Mon Jan 22, 2007 9:37 pm 
 

bombadil wrote:Sure did, pizza sauce, beer, vomit, the usual.  Which is why I'll have to sell the Kinkos copy rather than the original when the time comes around.

I'm not a condition prude, but why-oh-why wouldn't you play with the copy instead of the original?  Are you going for the "well-loved" look?  :lol:

(I'd still give ya fifty bucks if the vomit isn't caked on too thick, if you're thinking of selling it...  :lol: )

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Post Posted: Mon Jan 22, 2007 9:43 pm 
 

:lol:

Nah, just kidding.


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Post Posted: Mon Jan 22, 2007 11:29 pm 
 

Deadlord39 wrote:I mentioned you in one of my auctions, Allan.




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Post Posted: Tue Jan 23, 2007 1:06 am 
 

improvstone wrote:Has anyone spoken to the seller?  

Seen any higher res photos?  


I mailed the seller about additional photos.  Received the following this morning.  Must take a long time to charge camera batteries.

Many thanks for your enquiry.
Will do as soon as my camera battery has re charged!
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Post Posted: Tue Jan 23, 2007 5:50 am 
 

That is exactly what I got too - sent yesterday at 10pm.  Assuming that they work for a living, I wouldn't expect to get any pics until tonight - although if it takes longer I would start to worry...


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Post Posted: Tue Jan 23, 2007 4:12 pm 
 

deimos3428 wrote:I'm not a condition prude, but why-oh-why wouldn't you play with the copy instead of the original?  Are you going for the "well-loved" look?  :lol:

(I'd still give ya fifty bucks if the vomit isn't caked on too thick, if you're thinking of selling it...  :lol: )


I ran my Inverness at least twice way back when and the same with Tsj.  8O


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Post Posted: Tue Jan 23, 2007 6:28 pm 
 

Actually, I am bidder #4, but if it's going over $1,200 I will not be bidding again. (reverts to dreaming about finding one in a second hand store or getting one in an RPG lot for $1.00)

  


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Post Posted: Tue Jan 23, 2007 6:46 pm 
 

Yes, my mistake.  I'm actually #3.   :D


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Post Posted: Wed Jan 24, 2007 11:53 am 
 

What is the hook and plot of Tomoachan?  

It's set in Greyhawk, and the original sells for big bucks, but otherwise I don't know anything about it.  

Since it's so highly regarded, I was wondering if somebody could give me a rundown of what the adventure is like.

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Post Posted: Wed Jan 24, 2007 12:05 pm 
 

Once completed, it looks like the Wikipedia dungeon module project will be a pretty good source for my previous question on Tomoachan.

If you haven't seen it, the link is
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_Du ... ns_modules

Of course, you never quite know what you get with Wikipedia, but it's a fun place to visit.

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Post Posted: Wed Jan 24, 2007 12:17 pm 
 

Keith the Thief wrote:Once completed, it looks like the Wikipedia dungeon module project will be a pretty good source for my previous question on Tomoachan.

If you haven't seen it, the link is
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_Du ... ns_modules

Of course, you never quite know what you get with Wikipedia, but it's a fun place to visit.

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I'd be hesitant to do anything with D&D stuff on Wiki.  It has a well earned reputation of being run by a bunch of 3E fan boys, so any info that you are going to get is very likely to be heavily slanted to how its "Not 3E".  :roll:   We had a brief discussion about it over on DF if anyone cares to look:

http://www.dragonsfoot.org/forums/viewtopic.php?t=21508


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Post Posted: Wed Jan 24, 2007 12:35 pm 
 

bclarkie wrote:
I'd be hesitant to do anything with D&D stuff on Wiki.  It has a well earned reputation of being run by a bunch of 3E fan boys ...


Thanks for the tip.  I always take Wiki with a grain of salt ... if not a shot of tequila.

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