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Post Posted: Fri Jul 08, 2005 12:25 am 
 

Okay, so it's not RP, let alone TSR, really, but... look at that BIN. What is this guy smoking?

http://cgi.ebay.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?Vi ... 50922&rd=1



  


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Post Posted: Fri Jul 08, 2005 12:41 am 
 

jamesmishler wrote:Okay, so it's not RP, let alone TSR, really, but... look at that BIN. What is this guy smoking?

http://cgi.ebay.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?Vi ... 50922&rd=1


Looks like an accident.  He must have hit the 3 key instead of the decimal without noticing.

  

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Post Posted: Fri Jul 08, 2005 1:55 am 
 

He did. They usually go for around $65 or so.


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Post Posted: Fri Jul 08, 2005 4:57 am 
 

Ah... I see it now. I rarely ever use the keypad numbers, so that didn't even occur to me...



  


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Post Posted: Sun Jul 10, 2005 1:00 am 
 

I'm hardly an expert, but this sure seems a little high for two boxed sets, even nice ones.

cgi.ebay.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem& ... RK:MEDW:IT

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Post Posted: Sun Jul 10, 2005 8:29 am 
 

wilfrick wrote:I'm hardly an expert, but this sure seems a little high for two boxed sets, even nice ones.

cgi.ebay.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem& ... RK:MEDW:IT

8O


Yeah, that qualifies. 8O   How would you like to be the jerk off that actually bid $200.00 and still lost. :o


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Post Posted: Sun Jul 10, 2005 10:55 am 
 

I'd love to be the jerk that bid $200 and lost. Then I could roll out of my chair howling with laughter at the idiot that outbid me.


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Post Posted: Wed Jul 13, 2005 6:19 pm 
 

Dont get me wrong, this seller is actually a pretty nice guy, and he seems to have a real nice sellection of unopened modules. Also, for the most his prices are already on the high end, but this one is absolutely absurd:

http://cgi.ebay.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?Vi ... 44112&rd=1

It is not even in its original shrink!! 8O


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Post Posted: Wed Jul 13, 2005 6:55 pm 
 

bclarkie wrote:Dont get me wrong, this seller is actually a pretty nice guy, and he seems to have a real nice sellection of unopened modules. Also, for the most his prices are already on the high end, but this one is absolutely absurd:

http://cgi.ebay.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?Vi ... 44112&rd=1

It is not even in its original shrink!! 8O


Was this supposed to be $9.99?  That's even too high  8O



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Post Posted: Wed Jul 13, 2005 7:22 pm 
 

I don't think it's any more ridiculous than asking $50 for a B2, heh!

http://cgi.ebay.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?Vi ... 44112&rd=1

Was this supposed to be $9.99?  That's even too high


Naw, $10 would be fine for a pastel B1 in fine shape. But.. well.. $100 is silly ;)

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Post Posted: Wed Jul 13, 2005 11:34 pm 
 

GraysonAC wrote:I don't think it's any more ridiculous than asking $50 for a B2, heh!

http://cgi.ebay.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?Vi ... 44112&rd=1

Was this supposed to be $9.99? That's even too high


Naw, $10 would be fine for a pastel B1 in fine shape. But.. well.. $100 is silly ;)



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Post Posted: Wed Jul 13, 2005 11:48 pm 
 

http://cgi.ebay.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?Vi ... 44112&rd=1


Yours for the low low price of only $40.00.  Act fast before someone snatches up the buy it now!

  


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Post Posted: Thu Jul 14, 2005 12:53 am 
 

I can't figure where to post this one...I'm sure many of you have seen this clown...Shady Dealer because of the shipping $$?....Copyright Infringement, as these are just photocopies? But I guess the $50 buy it now w/ free shipping for the whole illegally reproduced lot means I'll put it here. This guy is just too much... :x

http://cgi.ebay.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?Vi ... =2545&rd=1

  


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Post Posted: Thu Jul 14, 2005 12:54 am 
 

Badmike wrote:Hey, we're all laughing until Odyssey SELLS one of those beauties.... :roll:
Maybe it's time to reprice my own goodies.....with all the B1's and B2's I have, I can finance my vacation...

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Post Posted: Thu Jul 14, 2005 1:27 am 
 

Sure, it might be rare for a recently produced and out of print book, but....

http://cgi.ebay.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?Vi ... =2547&rd=1

$110 BIN? and $100 start? Someone's been sniffing at the tibanna gas...



  


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Post Posted: Sun Jul 17, 2005 1:55 pm 
 

KingOfPain wrote:Too many people are trying to pass items off as NM just because they are still in the shrinkwrap.


From past experiences, I would rather buy a non shrinkwrapped item that is in NM condition than a shrinkwrapped item that "appears" to be NM. Especially if it is an older item. Just yesterday, I opened a shrinkwrapped N1 only to find that the bottom staple was badly rusted and had stained all the pages as well as the inside of the cardboard module cover. I have had this happen on several occasions. To me, an item that has been removed from the shrinkwrap and is graded as NM (by someone trustworthy), is more valuable than the same item in the shrink...at least for the older items that might have been sitting in someone's damp basement for the past twenty years.

  

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Post Posted: Sun Jul 17, 2005 2:37 pm 
 

jamesmishler wrote:Sure, it might be rare for a recently produced and out of print book, but....

http://cgi.ebay.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?Vi ... =2547&rd=1

$110 BIN? and $100 start? Someone's been sniffing at the tibanna gas...


One went for $175 recently as well.  This is just a hard to find item.


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Post Posted: Mon Jul 18, 2005 2:05 am 
 

Doug Williams wrote:
KingOfPain wrote:Too many people are trying to pass items off as NM just because they are still in the shrinkwrap.


From past experiences, I would rather buy a non shrinkwrapped item that is in NM condition than a shrinkwrapped item that "appears" to be NM. Especially if it is an older item. Just yesterday, I opened a shrinkwrapped N1 only to find that the bottom staple was badly rusted and had stained all the pages as well as the inside of the cardboard module cover. I have had this happen on several occasions. To me, an item that has been removed from the shrinkwrap and is graded as NM (by someone trustworthy), is more valuable than the same item in the shrink...at least for the older items that might have been sitting in someone's damp basement for the past twenty years.


I agree with you. I once opened a AC3 I had stored away in the original sw (it was original because I had bought it off the shelf) and it was missing the actual adventure (still had the maps and counters).  I"ve since found many more like this, apparantly AC3 and AC5 had printing problems and unless you open them you'll never know.

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