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Re: Charity Shops

Post by slacey1070 » Wed Dec 14, 2016 8:46 pm

Found an elite plus manual on a book shelf in a charity shop.

Had to pick it up for a quid. Some really art work in it
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Re: Charity Shops

Post by binaryRooster » Sat Dec 17, 2016 9:36 am

I found a shrink wrapped japanese copy of Modern Warfare on 360 for £2. I would love to how and why someone had an unopened copy of that in Tooting.

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Re: Charity Shops

Post by Megamixer » Sun Dec 18, 2016 4:57 pm

binaryRooster wrote:I found a shrink wrapped japanese copy of Modern Warfare on 360 for £2. I would love to how and why someone had an unopened copy of that in Tooting.
That's a bizarre find! It's probably a really poorly-selling game in Japan so to find a sealed copy here in the UK - in a charity shop no less - is just crazy.
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Re: Charity Shops

Post by shiftytigger » Sun Dec 18, 2016 8:05 pm

Tooting Octavia shop was where I picked up the last of a very big bundle of sealed ps2 games and got given some minty GBA games as a freebie. Not been back there since as there was some kind of police raid as I got there.
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Re: Charity Shops

Post by ALK » Sun Dec 18, 2016 9:37 pm

Megamixer wrote:
binaryRooster wrote:I found a shrink wrapped japanese copy of Modern Warfare on 360 for £2. I would love to how and why someone had an unopened copy of that in Tooting.
That's a bizarre find! It's probably a really poorly-selling game in Japan so to find a sealed copy here in the UK - in a charity shop no less - is just crazy.
I'd say, considering how much of a flop every XBox performs in Japan.
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Re: Charity Shops

Post by binaryRooster » Tue Dec 20, 2016 2:41 pm

That's why i'm keeping it as an investment. I reckon in ten years it could go up in value by as much as 50%.

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Re: Charity Shops

Post by sidney » Sat Dec 24, 2016 4:29 pm

binaryRooster wrote:I found a shrink wrapped japanese copy of Modern Warfare on 360 for £2. I would love to how and why someone had an unopened copy of that in Tooting.



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Re: Charity Shops

Post by binaryRooster » Sat Dec 31, 2016 5:26 pm

Found sealed copies of Sorcery and The Shoot for PS3 for £2 each. Time to break out the move controllers (which strangely have gone up by 300% in CEX since PSVR came out)! Also found a copy of Loco Roco to replace the one where my mate had lost the UMD which is good as empty cases do my head in. Only Driver 76 left now.

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Re: Charity Shops

Post by slacey1070 » Mon Jan 09, 2017 4:17 pm

On the toy shelf, I spotted a new and sealed Barcode Battler for £3.

Odd thing to find.
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Re: Charity Shops

Post by DPrinny » Mon Jan 09, 2017 7:37 pm

slacey1070 wrote:On the toy shelf, I spotted a new and sealed Barcode Battler for £3.

Odd thing to find.
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Re: Charity Shops

Post by slacey1070 » Mon Jan 09, 2017 9:36 pm

DPrinny wrote:
slacey1070 wrote:On the toy shelf, I spotted a new and sealed Barcode Battler for £3.

Odd thing to find.
BUY IT!!
I did!

Now, do I break the seal??
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Re: Charity Shops

Post by English Invader » Tue Jan 10, 2017 10:22 am

slacey1070 wrote: Now, do I break the seal??
I'd be inclined to keep it sealed. From what I've heard, Barcode Battler games suck.

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Re: Charity Shops

Post by Antiriad2097 » Tue Jan 10, 2017 11:06 am

English Invader wrote:
slacey1070 wrote: Now, do I break the seal??
I'd be inclined to keep it sealed. From what I've heard, Barcode Battler games suck.
I'd be inclined to sell it for £20 profit. From what I've heard, Barcode Battler games suck.
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Re: Charity Shops

Post by DPrinny » Tue Jan 10, 2017 11:19 am

Not really games, scan barcode, get stats, scan another, get more stats

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Re: Charity Shops

Post by binaryRooster » Thu Jan 12, 2017 9:30 pm

What happens if you scan the barcode on the back of the Barcode Battler box? Will it have cataclysmic effects like meeting yourself in the future?

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