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Post Tue Feb 13, 2018 8:19 pm

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I - for one - cannot wait to start the bidding:

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Post Tue Feb 13, 2018 11:42 pm

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How do they even have all these unpacked things after all these years?

I guess someone bought a stock of a bankrupt store or something?
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Post Wed Feb 14, 2018 2:08 pm

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AranaszarSzuur wrote:How do they even have all these unpacked things after all these years?

I guess someone bought a stock of a bankrupt store or something?


I don’t know how one could bear not to tear of the shrink wrap.

Or why one would feel the desire but not do so.

This is a hobby for ripping open the packages, painting, and hopefully getting the models on a table for a game (the hardest part of the equation, as an adult).


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Post Wed Feb 14, 2018 2:59 pm

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AranaszarSzuur wrote:How do they even have all these unpacked things after all these years?

I guess someone bought a stock of a bankrupt store or something?


Probably, but having said that, I've got maybe a dozen shrinkwrapped Leman Russ tanks I bought for a project maybe a decade ago and never used, so stuff is out there.

I got a decent haul of 80's blistered stock from a model railway shop that used to be a GW dealer a few years back, too. I did open and paint most of 'em though. ;)
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Post Wed Feb 14, 2018 4:47 pm

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AranaszarSzuur wrote:How do they even have all these unpacked things after all these years?

I guess someone bought a stock of a bankrupt store or something?
My local ex-red shirt had worked for GW for so long that he acquired so much stuff he just never got around to opening. At the recent 40k anniversary, he brought in a shrink wrapped RTB01 box of his to put in the store's display case.
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Post Thu Feb 15, 2018 3:06 am

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Oh, so they have it like I have with books. I have, like, 20 books bought last year that I haven't read yet. I guess it starts happening at certain age or something.
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