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Old 06-11-2013, 10:22 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Default Just traded for a Box of Season One Walking Dead

Decisions.. Decisions.. I can't make up my mind to open it or not. I got about 250.00 in trade in it. If I open it. I will post results in the other forum.
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Old 06-11-2013, 10:24 AM   #2 (permalink)
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Decisions.. Decisions.. I can't make up my mind to open it or not. I got about 250.00 in trade in it. If I open it. I will post results in the other forum.
sell it for $400 and use the profits to buy singles you want
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Old 06-11-2013, 10:31 AM   #3 (permalink)
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That's what I was leaning towards. Even though there is temptation. But temptation can lead to regret.
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Old 06-11-2013, 10:41 AM   #4 (permalink)
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That's what I was leaning towards. Even though there is temptation. But temptation can lead to regret.
And we all know regret can lead to hate, and hate leads to the dark side.
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Old 06-11-2013, 10:55 AM   #5 (permalink)
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sell it for $400 and use the profits to buy singles you want
They're $400 now?
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Old 06-11-2013, 11:20 AM   #6 (permalink)
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It's a big gamble by opening it. Yes, there are 5 badge redemptions still out there, but unless you pull a Reedus costume and auto, you would be better to take the $400+. A box sold for almost $600 a couple of weeks ago on eBay.
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Old 06-11-2013, 11:25 AM   #7 (permalink)
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yeah, $400 is conservative. when the season resumes, they will be $500-$600.

you could sell the box and get three boxes of WDS2 if you are wanting to have fun and open. no way would i break that box.
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sell it definitely. The only card you wouldn't be able to afford with the sales money is a redemption/some sketches.
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Old 06-11-2013, 12:17 PM   #9 (permalink)
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I'll help you out of this dilemma and buy it for $150...
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Old 06-11-2013, 12:51 PM   #10 (permalink)
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$600?!?! Holy crap, why did I open all those $60-80 boxes lol... Why don't you just sell the box and buy all the singles you want or just wait for a redemption or sketch you want to show up and use it towards that? I'm just saying this because I have only opened loose boxes before and have pulled too many Glenn, Carl, and T-Dog autos to count.
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Old 06-11-2013, 02:51 PM   #11 (permalink)
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I'd say sell it too. I wish I would have sold the box that I opened a couple of weeks ago. I didn't have much $$ in it, and the cards I pulled were all ones I already had and all sold at auction for under $100 total. BUT, I was tempted by the thought of a redemption, so I opened it...
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Old 06-11-2013, 04:18 PM   #12 (permalink)
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If you open it there is always the sweet sketch card possibility also.
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Old 06-11-2013, 04:42 PM   #13 (permalink)
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Open it! Open it!
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Old 06-12-2013, 04:46 PM   #14 (permalink)
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Open it... might get a $2000 redemption. Cant be too many sealed boxes of those left.
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Old 06-12-2013, 05:24 PM   #15 (permalink)
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open! open! open!
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Old 06-12-2013, 05:54 PM   #16 (permalink)
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Of course those people are saying open it, because it's not their money! Even if you hit a sketch and Reedus auto, you wouldn't get $600. I know it's not 'all about the money' but for me the stakes would be too high.
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Of course those people are saying open it, because it's not their money! Even if you hit a sketch and Reedus auto, you wouldn't get $600. I know it's not 'all about the money' but for me the stakes would be too high.
If I had no interest in the product I'd agree however, if I really liked the product my thought process would be more along the lines of 'If they are $500, I might never get another box of these to open so, might as well enjoy it'
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Open it... might get a $2000 redemption. Cant be too many sealed boxes of those left.
It is statistically improbable that 25% of the redemption cards would still be available with significantly less of the production run remaining unopened, meaning it is a safe bet that 20-30% of the production run is still sealed.

Product got hot pretty fast. Probably a good number of sealed cases stashed away slowly leaking to the market and selling at top dollar.
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Of course those people are saying open it, because it's not their money! Even if you hit a sketch and Reedus auto, you wouldn't get $600. I know it's not 'all about the money' but for me the stakes would be too high.

good point .. too risky to open
what if u get a dud box .. crypto likely wont help u
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Five redemptions do remain. However, I would not open. I am still sitting on 16 boxes myself....lol....I wonder all the time if I have one in there. But, I will never know

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It is statistically improbable that 25% of the redemption cards would still be available with significantly less of the production run remaining unopened, meaning it is a safe bet that 20-30% of the production run is still sealed.

Product got hot pretty fast. Probably a good number of sealed cases stashed away slowly leaking to the market and selling at top dollar.
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Five redemptions do remain. However, I would not open. I am still sitting on 16 boxes myself....lol....I wonder all the time if I have one in there. But, I will never know
can those tsa airport screening machines see inside?
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Old 06-12-2013, 07:12 PM   #22 (permalink)
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Funny! I have wondered if a psychic could help

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Old 06-12-2013, 07:45 PM   #23 (permalink)
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Five redemptions do remain. However, I would not open. I am still sitting on 16 boxes myself....lol....I wonder all the time if I have one in there. But, I will never know
Cost of sixteen boxes ~ $1,000

Current value of sixteen boxes ~ $9,000+?
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Old 06-12-2013, 09:41 PM   #24 (permalink)
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Wow! I could buy a sweet Kawasaki with that...hmmmmm, but my dumb self still would not sell....damn myself.....

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Cost of sixteen boxes ~ $1,000

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Wow! I could buy a sweet Kawasaki with that...hmmmmm, but my dumb self still would not sell....damn myself.....
How long do you plan on holding onto them?
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