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Ah Sure did come on mah own accord....
And I'm definitly interested in this ickle contest.
Though I couldn't really remember any books I pressingly wanted to own, I found a couple box sets that are way below price ranges...Light reads, but good none-the-less, as I can't remember any others...Oh, and one book that I really love...... :upset:
This looks like a lot, but it's actually only three....And I know the rules...I'm just keeping my options open....:)

Amazon.com- http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/015205 ... e&n=283155

Amazon.ca- http://www.amazon.ca/exec/obidos/ASIN/0 ... 69-7207200

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Amazon.com- http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/068903 ... e&n=283155

Amazon.ca- http://www.amazon.ca/exec/obidos/ASIN/0 ... 69-7207200

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Amazon.ca- http://www.amazon.ca/exec/obidos/ASIN/0 ... 69-7207200

Amazon.com- http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/052546 ... e&n=283155

So there's a pretty interesting price diff, but MZ said US, so I'm basing my choices off the US prices.
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Are winners allowed to join to 'Win a Game'?
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Swiftman wrote:
Gamer_V wrote:I don't know about shipping to Europa, but I vote this or this !
Well, I dunno Sinister, shipping to one of Jupiter's moons would be awful hard.
It's spelled correctly where I'm from. :shame:
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no... previouse winners cannot enter this competition.

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We're well aware of that, Franpa. I'll have to ask if you'll be so kind as to move your pinky a centimeter or so, and turn off your caps lock for us. That'd be grand.
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Only back a few hours and he's already being an ass. :rolleyes:
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This does not bode well for Franpa's future here. :suspicious:

robhofen: Sorry, but you don't meet the requirements for this contest as you had only around 30 posts when it was started. Maybe next time, though.
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Sorry beeflyonion, you're not eligible to enter in the contest. Requirements are specified in the first post.
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Nice to see some of these old members again.

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Nothing like the offer of something free to bring old members out of the woodwork huh? :laugh:
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Post by Thunderdog »

I would assume so, as the winners haven't been announced yet. xD
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Yea I'll wait until sometime tomorrow (Sunday) and then lock this post, and choose the two winners. :) BTW, I sent out an email to (former) regulars who hadn't posted for the contest yet, telling 'em to get in here and post (ex. moo, Amro; above) ... and hopefully come back to the forums permanently ;)
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Post by Moo »

I'll come back. I got in a tizzy with being in a play and work and all. Now that the play is over, thank god, I should visit more often, but no promises. Oh yea, good luck everyone.
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