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Post Posted: Tue Feb 03, 2009 5:57 pm 
 

Turns out I've also got a 19th print that is still in shrink.  Anyone want that?


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Post Posted: Tue Feb 03, 2009 6:31 pm 
 

bombadil wrote:Turns out I've also got a 19th print that is still in shrink.  Anyone want that?


I'd be interested in that.

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Post Posted: Tue Feb 03, 2009 9:36 pm 
 

bombadil wrote:The one I have is not in shrink, but it's like new.  Now I recall that I removed the shrink myself.  Contents are complete and untouched.  It even has the Jade Hare mail-in card (though it doesn't specify that the free module you'll get is Jade Hare).

Interested, Mike?


I am definitely interested. PM me and we will work out the details  :D

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Post Posted: Wed Feb 04, 2009 11:15 pm 
 

I've bought Geoffrey's set, but just the contents (no box), to save on shipping.

Question for all: are the boxes for the Goblin's Lair, Dragon's Den and the Haunted Tower the same large size?

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Post Posted: Wed Feb 04, 2009 11:25 pm 
 

Question for all: are the boxes for the Goblin's Lair, Dragon's Den and the Haunted Tower the same large size?


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Post Posted: Thu Feb 05, 2009 12:52 am 
 

Related to the black box (sort of)



This is still in shrink




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Post Posted: Thu Feb 05, 2009 1:01 am 
 

While on this subject - did I dream it or did someone here once state that ocasionally Jade Hares are found in these boxes. (I know about the mail away form, but didn't some just get the mod put in?)


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Post Posted: Thu Feb 05, 2009 8:09 am 
 

I think the ones with a Jade Hare in them belonged to people who sent in the coupon, received the module, and put it in the box set.


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Post Posted: Thu Feb 05, 2009 9:52 am 
 

gyg wrote:While on this subject - did I dream it or did someone here once state that ocasionally Jade Hares are found in these boxes. (I know about the mail away form, but didn't some just get the mod put in?)


Yes, this is where I picked up my copy of Jade Hare.  I bought this boxed set from someone locally (to avoid shipping) and it was there inside.

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Post Posted: Thu Feb 05, 2009 10:31 am 
 

Did you ask the seller if the JH came in the box (excuse the expression), or was received separately?


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Post Posted: Thu Feb 05, 2009 10:39 am 
 

gyg wrote:While on this subject - did I dream it or did someone here once state that ocasionally Jade Hares are found in these boxes. (I know about the mail away form, but didn't some just get the mod put in?)


It's where I found two of the ones I have owned....

FWIW, I always look through used box sets where I find them...Jade Hares, being coverless for the most part, were usually stuffed into boxes to store them....

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Post Posted: Thu Feb 05, 2009 12:53 pm 
 

bombadil wrote:Did you ask the seller if the JH came in the box (excuse the expression), or was received separately?


I did ask and it was received through the mail order offer.  I have also watched 3 or 4 Ebay auctions where JH was included with this set.

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Post Posted: Thu Feb 05, 2009 6:12 pm 
 

Never got a Jade Hare inside, but I did get DA 3,4, B9 and B10 - all near mint about 18 months ago.

That was a great feeling. :D


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Post Posted: Thu Feb 05, 2009 11:11 pm 
 

I just checked mine, no Jade hare in it  :cry:


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Post Posted: Fri Feb 06, 2009 5:32 pm 
 

If anyone is looking to unload one of the other sets that are in these big boxes (Goblin's Lair, Dragon's Den or the Haunted Tower) without having to deal with shipping the large box, I'll buy the contents for $5 + $3 shipping.

I'm interested even if the contents are not 100% complete, but I'd need to know how much/what is missing.

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Post Posted: Tue Apr 14, 2009 11:03 pm 
 

Probably missed the boat on this one, but in case anyone still has an unloved Big Black Box game (The Classic D&D, Goblin's Lair, Dragon's Den, etc) taking up valued space, I'd be interested in buying the contents.


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Post Posted: Sat Apr 18, 2009 11:30 am 
 

Mars wrote:
Yes, this is where I picked up my copy of Jade Hare.  I bought this boxed set from someone locally (to avoid shipping) and it was there inside.

Did they know it was in there?  :?:


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Post Posted: Sat Apr 18, 2009 1:18 pm 
 

Knightfall wrote:Did they know it was in there?  :?:


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