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right then... I haven't received all of it yet but...

 

does anyone want my entire neo geo AES collection, as is/will be

 

AES, two sticks, memory card, SS1, OG PSU

AOF2

FFSpecial

RGB cable (with headphone connector) from retrocomputershack

5A replacement PSU

MVS convertor

 

for £450, delivered, before I send it all back, so I can pay my CC bill?

 

I'd stick it in the trading folder but, a) it's a bit niche, b) I don't have all the items to sell them yet, so... feelers?

 

obviously the smart thing to do would be to sell my NGCD collection for £300 instead/as well, but... well, hopefully it won't come to that.

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30 minutes ago, SeanR said:

right then... I haven't received all of it yet but...

 

does anyone want my entire neo geo AES collection, as is/will be

 

AES, two sticks, memory card, SS1, OG PSU

AOF2

FFSpecial

RGB cable (with headphone connector) from retrocomputershack

5A replacement PSU

MVS convertor

 

for £450, delivered, before I send it all back, so I can pay my CC bill?

 

I'd stick it in the trading folder but, a) it's a bit niche, b) I don't have all the items to sell them yet, so... feelers?

 

obviously the smart thing to do would be to sell my NGCD collection for £300 instead/as well, but... well, hopefully it won't come to that.

 

do you have buyers remorse?

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16 minutes ago, ulala said:

 

do you have buyers remorse?

 

no, my other half saw my CC bill :facepalm:

 

basically, I'd been hedging my bets,  and so soon after the neo geo CD...

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1 minute ago, SeanR said:

 

no, my other half saw my CC bill :facepalm:

 

basically, I'd been hedging my bets,  and so soon after the neo geo CD...

 

Too much too soon!

 

It takes years to get a good neo geo collection, it really is the 'top table' of retrogaming.

 

Flip the CD, memory card, one AES controller and your MVS convertor, keep the bare bones AES and a couple of the games.

 

And s-l-o-w-l-y build up a collection within your means.

 

We dont all have the disposable income of Cornish, heck, he even employs me as his cleaner!

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If my living arrangement was a little different and space wasn't an issue I could imagine wanting to track down a certain arcade PCB or two - maybe an R-Type or a Taito F3 board as there's a flashcart for that and it has a bunch of badass games I really love on it - but this is something else.

 

Is Kizuna Encounter even considered a gem? I've not seen / played this one before.

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5 hours ago, spanky debrest said:
Is Kizuna Encounter even considered a gem? I've not seen / played this one before.

 

Its a solid game, not a gem though.

 

just rare in certain markets

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good news everyone!

 

I can keep the AES stuff

 

bad news: I have to shift my NeoGeo CD

 

good news! I already have a buyer!

 

 

and so it begins...

 

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(not pictured: my MVS adapter from japangameonline.com)

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31 minutes ago, SeanR said:

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good news everyone!

 

I can keep the AES stuff

 

bad news: I have to shift my NeoGeo CD

 

good news! I already have a buyer!

 

 

and so it begins...

 

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(not pictured: my MVS adapter from japangameonline.com)

 

Its the correct choice in the long run - just make sure you get your monies worth and play the thing!

 

:)

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ooh ooh ooh!

 

has anyone got the SIZE of the neogeo cd box to hand? I was gonna DHL it, next day, £23 box 7

 

Size 42 x 36 x 37cm

 

but I don't know if it's going to fit. Along with all the games and so on...

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2 minutes ago, SeanR said:

ooh ooh ooh!

 

has anyone got the SIZE of the neogeo cd box to hand? I was gonna DHL it, next day, £23 box 7

 

Size 42 x 36 x 37cm

 

but I don't know if it's going to fit. Along with all the games and so on...

 

not unless you can wait a few hours!

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yeah please, otherwise I'll measure mine tonight, got to bring it in to work tomorrow anyways... would be good to know ahead of time so I can prep packing materials.

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18 minutes ago, Ninja Doctor said:

Sounds a bit like gaslighting there old chap. 

 

(I'll buy your pcengine to help...)

 

I might actually sell you one of them. Just the unit* £40 + half the P&P

 

(I need to keep the pads, PSU and TED,  for my other PCE obv)

 

you choose core I or core II?

 

PM if serious.

 

Now, does anyone want my jaguar collection?**

 

 

* I might throw in a hucard or two to get you started

 

** kidding... for now

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5 hours ago, SeanR said:

 

that's what SHE said...

 

Ive always have the rule in relationships that everything was "33%" of the actual price I paid for most things - in fact everything bar cars and houses!

 

As in "what!! you paid £70 for a pair of shoes you will wear once?" 

err yes, £70....

 

And "That snes mini you got for £30 was a bargain, they go for lots more on ebay"

err yes, a "bargain"... *cackles*

 

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WP_20171201_007.thumb.jpg.2863a45e7277ea41a82717742cb19963.jpgMy AES has been in the country since the 20th...

 

Processing at delivery Post Office

Nov 23 00:14
Handling office
(UNITED KINGDOM)
Scheduled delivery date:

 

hefty customs billing incoming, no doubt...

 

ps.

 

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7 minutes ago, SeanR said:

My AES has been in the country since the 20th...

 

Processing at delivery Post Office

Nov 23 00:14
Handling office
(UNITED KINGDOM)
Scheduled delivery date:

 

hefty customs billing incoming, no doubt...

 

 

yes, thats 20% plus handling fees!  :(

 

How they can charge tax on stuff that's obsolete junk is beyond me.

 

 

 

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26 minutes ago, ulala said:

 

yes, thats 20% plus handling fees!  :(

 

How they can charge tax on stuff that's obsolete junk is beyond me.

 

 

 

 

£58!?! Are you shitting me?

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28 minutes ago, gossi the dog said:

@SeanR I can't believe you're selling stuff

 

its not really "selling", more... "upgrading"

 

thats how I sold it to the missus, that she'd see more of me, sans 1x cd loading times...

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1 minute ago, kernow said:

I'm drinking red on my day off and playing motw and aof3 x 

 

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When I move in that poster will have to go, just sayin'

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