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Post Posted: Wed Nov 18, 2009 6:49 pm 
 

simrion wrote:
Bummer...can't bid on more than one copy (of anything) with this seller in a certain time period :?


Is this something new with ebay?

  

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Post Posted: Wed Nov 18, 2009 11:11 pm 
 

JasonZavoda wrote:
Is this something new with ebay?


It appears it is a restriction set by the seller.  This is the message I got when I tried (only to check on this restriction) to buy another copy:

This seller has set buyer requirements for this item and only sells to buyers who meet those requirements.

You are unable to bid on or buy this item because:

You are currently winning or have bought the maximum-allowed number of this seller's items in the last 10 days.

Note: If you are still interested in bidding on or buying this item, you may contact the seller and ask that they exempt you from any buyer requirements.


Why a seller would do such a thing, I have not a clue.

  

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Post Posted: Wed Nov 18, 2009 11:16 pm 
 

FormCritic wrote:The Drow War series is a set of relatively high quality hardbacks with an epic adventure inside.


Are they all hardbacks?  Amazon lists volume 2 as a paperback.

  

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Post Posted: Wed Nov 18, 2009 11:25 pm 
 

Grug Greyskin wrote:
Are they all hardbacks?  Amazon lists volume 2 as a paperback.


That is something to look out for. I know my volume 2 and 3 I picked up awhile back were hardcovers. I thought all the Drow War books were hardcover.

  

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Post Posted: Thu Nov 19, 2009 12:53 am 
 

Grug Greyskin wrote:
Are they all hardbacks?  Amazon lists volume 2 as a paperback.


A paperback may exist, but my set are all hardbacks.


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Post Posted: Thu Nov 19, 2009 1:18 am 
 

Grug Greyskin wrote:
It appears it is a restriction set by the seller.  This is the message I got when I tried (only to check on this restriction) to buy another copy:

This seller has set buyer requirements for this item and only sells to buyers who meet those requirements.

You are unable to bid on or buy this item because:

You are currently winning or have bought the maximum-allowed number of this seller's items in the last 10 days.

Note: If you are still interested in bidding on or buying this item, you may contact the seller and ask that they exempt you from any buyer requirements.


Why a seller would do such a thing, I have not a clue.


I have my restriction set at 50 items for a single buyer. Why someone would restrict buyers to one-two items is beyond me. Perhaps they don't realize they have chosen that restriction.

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Post Posted: Thu Nov 19, 2009 10:39 am 
 

Badmike wrote:
I have my restriction set at 50 items for a single buyer. Why someone would restrict buyers to one-two items is beyond me. Perhaps they don't realize they have chosen that restriction.

Mike B.


Maybe it's one of those anti-reseller crusade people...?


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Post Posted: Thu Nov 19, 2009 4:32 pm 
 

Badmike wrote:
I have my restriction set at 50 items for a single buyer.


This is basically unlimited, but why set any restrictions at all?

  

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Post Posted: Thu Nov 19, 2009 6:42 pm 
 

Grug Greyskin wrote:
This is basically unlimited, but why set any restrictions at all?


Someone who is an a-hole could really screw up your business by buying a few hundred items in your store and never paying for them; at the very least tying them up for awhile before you could relist them. If someone wanted to buy more than 50 items out of my store, I'd like to get paid for a few of them first before sending them out.

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Post Posted: Fri Nov 20, 2009 10:40 am 
 

Badmike wrote:
Someone who is an a-hole could really screw up your business by buying a few hundred items in your store and never paying for them; at the very least tying them up for awhile before you could relist them. If someone wanted to buy more than 50 items out of my store, I'd like to get paid for a few of them first before sending them out.

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I believe that a vicious buyer did exactly that to Badmike last year...tried to sink his online business by buying and not paying.


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Post Posted: Fri Nov 20, 2009 3:44 pm 
 

FormCritic wrote:
I believe that a vicious buyer did exactly that to Badmike last year...tried to sink his online business by buying and not paying.


Bingo.  I caught and blocked him about a dozen items in, but it can even be a "legitimate" buyer that is a newbie and thinks he wants a bunch of stuff and later reneges.  It's a good block to have.

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Post Posted: Fri Nov 20, 2009 5:22 pm 
 

DW's Valus and Ippizicus at $10 atm @  
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Ippizicus was a very low print run:  100 copies for GenCon 2004.


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Post Posted: Tue Jan 05, 2010 5:15 pm 
 

DCC #13 with lasso logo worth anything. I have a line on four of them for about $8 each.


And I could've bought these damn modules off the 1$ rack!!!

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Post Posted: Tue Jan 05, 2010 11:47 pm 
 

The Amazon pricebots of some sellers have gone insane.  DT2, the Arcane Corrridors Dungeon Tiles, is below $4 new.  The lowest Amazon price was around $20 over the weekend.

. . . http://www.amazon.com/gp/offer-listing/ ... dition=new

Ordering multiple copies from the same seller did not combine the shipping and handling, so I only ordered a single copy.   :cry:   However, even with shipping, the price was below retail.

  


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Post Posted: Mon Jan 11, 2010 1:18 pm 
 

D20 Monte Cook - PLAYER'S GUIDE TO PTOLUS

Does anyone have a view on this yet? It's cheap to buy, is it worth buying though, interesting?

Got excited for a minute and thought it was the full Campaign set when I saw it.  :lol: [/i]


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Post Posted: Mon Jan 11, 2010 2:34 pm 
 

ashmire13 wrote:D20 Monte Cook - PLAYER'S GUIDE TO PTOLUS

Does anyone have a view on this yet? It's cheap to buy, is it worth buying though, interesting?

Got excited for a minute and thought it was the full Campaign set when I saw it.  :lol: [/i]


It is a players overview of the City of Ptolus with info about each of the areas of the city, daily life, ect.  Very useful if you plan to run a campaign and want the players to be familiar with the setting.  It's also in the main Ptolus Campaign book.


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Post Posted: Mon Jan 11, 2010 2:41 pm 
 

simrion wrote:
It is a players overview of the City of Ptolus with info about each of the areas of the city, daily life, ect.  Very useful if you plan to run a campaign and want the players to be familiar with the setting.  It's also in the main Ptolus Campaign book.


Does it have a map to the city?

  


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Post Posted: Mon Jan 11, 2010 4:45 pm 
 

JasonZavoda wrote:
Does it have a map to the city?


Good question, it may.  I'll check when I get home.


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