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    Heroic Warrior
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    Tally Up Your BF/CM Expenses

    This was an expensive few days and really wrecked people's credit cards and bank accounts. Let's share each other's pain and tally up how much was spent on the sale. Between Wednesday and today I dropped $265 on my wants including spur of the moment buys that I would not have otherwise considered (Vikor, Faker, Palace guards)

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    Heroic Warrior Spitfire's Avatar
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    $140ish, I wanted to go crazy but I didn't.

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    Snappy Threader
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    211.96 for 12 (well 11 but I count Screech too) figs and the Wind Raider. Coolness.

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    Heroic Warrior TITAN's Avatar
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    Aug 2005
    $133.06 on six figures.

    I could have saved around $20 if I didn't purchase a majority of my items on Wednesday!!!

    Now to just get Dragon Blaster Skeletor,Thunder Punch He-Man,and the Weapons Rack(since it won't come with Castle Grayskull ) from elsewhere and I'll be DONE Backtracking!

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    Got Filmation? shadowfall1976's Avatar
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    A Damn Mitten....
    Almost $80 or so, 2 orders, one Wednesday for $31, and one today for $47, and I loved the half price shipping, and the extra discount....otherwise would have been a $60 order....that $15's off helped seal the deal on Buzz Off.

    Would have probably been more, but She-Ra sold out....

    Other than that, I don't need any more anything until next month with Granamyr and then done for 2012, and everything before.
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    Heroic Warrior Micro-Man's Avatar
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    I spent $136.49 on two separate orders for a total of 7 figures. Overall, it breaks down to $19.50 per figure, with shipping included. I could've saved some more money if I put it all in one order today but I didn't want to take any chances on a couple of figures that went up on Wednesday. In the end, I'm happy with my purchases and now I'm only 6 items away from a complete collection!

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    Heroic Warrior
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    Total cost of Wednesday and today's orders.


    Around $50 goes to a fellow Orger that will reimburse me. Still, buyers remorse has been setting in. Hopefully some more folks will be buying the parts off me I don't need.

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    Heroic Warrior Wakko's Avatar
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    I spent $144... Faker/Clawful on Wednesday (wish I'd waited until today), Evil-Lyn/Hordak/Grizzlor/Sorceress, then Webstor, then Leech. That comes to $18 per figure, shipped. Not bad at all.

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    Claw Full Of It Clawful Ofit's Avatar
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    Oct 2012

    Got 5 figures. Super happy.

    Still need 10 figs, & minimum 3 gaurd packs.

    Gotta be strong, sale ends soon. Don' payment...
    The Space Mutants are missing something CRITAcal!

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    SoH Supporter He-Dad's Avatar
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    $40.....Faker and Snout Spout were all I got. Christmas shopping for everyone else wiped me out so King hiss will have to wait!

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    Heroic Warrior Kowl's Avatar
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    $50... Castle Grayskullman and a Moss Man as a gift
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    Heroic Warrior swind15's Avatar
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    Oct 2012
    Brooklyn, NY
    Grand total of $259.66. 12 figures and 1 beast.

    Merry Christmas to me.

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    Nature's Greatest Wonder Dynamo of Eternia's Avatar
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    Jul 2002
    The only thing I bought was an extra TOD Sorceress earlier today (I'm caught up on everything else, and there wasn't anything else that I 'needed' any extras of). The figure was normal price, but the shipping was discounted, so that was a plus. I already have one that I got from anither site, but her helmet is crooked, so I figured I'd gamble on another one. So with tax and shipping, my entire MOUTC/Matty spending during their black friday / cyber monday sales was only about $28.

    ... Now my total BF/CM purchases in general (particularly from Amazon) are another story altogether.

    In the name of the Lloyd!

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    Cobra Saboteur Firefly's Avatar
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    Jun 2005
    $159.49 from three orders. I might have saved more had I combined my last two orders rather than ordering earlier in the day. I also chose UPS over Newlogistics, as I strongly dislike the latter.

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    Heroic Warrior darthdrew13's Avatar
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    $18.88 for Trap Jaw. I may not be done. I am arguing with myself on what else to get...

    a figure and CG stands...
    2 figures and the wrath of the wife...
    a beast (Panthor)...
    hold out for a deal through the Marketplace for 1 or 2 of the figs I missed (Keldor and yellow Evil-Lyn)...
    Take it easy,

    Looking for: deals on MOTUC Roboto, King He-Man, Meckaneck, Zoar (from Sorceress) and more!
    Have to trade: A couple MOTU vintage, GIJOE (vintage 3.75 inch and 25th Anniversary figures and vehicles), Star Wars, Transformers (movie line), and Marvel Universe and a few Marvel Legends, plus MORE!.

    darthdrew13's B/S/T

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    Heroic Warrior Fright Zone's Avatar
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    Jun 2002
    London UK
    $491. A lot of which is shipping.

    Filled a heck of a lot of holes in my collection though.
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    THEIR KILLIN TEH LIEN !! uaxuctum's Avatar
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    I'd sleep better if I don't tally it all up , but I think it was $600ish for 32 figures in 15 orders. Which means I got them for an average of around $18 each with international S&H included; i.e., an average of around 30% discount (even though 8 figures were actually at full price, but the extra discounts on other figures on Cyber Monday levelled that difference).
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    Heroic Warrior Customikey's Avatar
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    Astoria, NY
    I won't say how much I spent, but I'll tell you that the total with shipping divided by the number of items came to around $18 per toy. A fair discount.

    My cc is definitely wrecked, but I spent so much less than I would have on the secondary market. I'm satisfied. Or I will be once they all get here! I've only gotten two shopping notices so far!

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    I won't say how much I spent, but I'll tell you that the total with shipping divided by the number of items came to around $18 per toy. A fair discount.

    My cc is definitely wrecked, but I spent so much less than I would have on the secondary market. I'm satisfied. Or I will be once they all get here! I've only gotten two shopping notices so far!

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    Heroic Warrior lemure77's Avatar
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    Logan WV

    the holiday joys

    MOTUC $96.13 total for 6 joyful Items
    DVD Blu Ray Games $50.43
    Helping out a friend who is paying me back for a New Goblin Hot Toys $97.44
    Not watching 2 old ladies on Thanksgiving night get into a huge fight over $4,88 Pillows..Priceless
    Find what you seek only when you look in the right places...

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    Court Magician Dr. Evil's Avatar
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    About $170 between 2 orders on Friday and Monday. I had to work on Monday, so the damage might have been worse if I had gotten on in on those flash sales.

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    Heroic Warrior Orko's Magic Hat's Avatar
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    $241.35 (£150.00 apx) And we've still got Granamyr and Mosquitor etc coming! :o
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    Profanity Bleeper EuroCoin's Avatar
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    $15.40 (Battleground Teela) + $22 (Castle Grayskullman) + $9.95 (international shipping) = $47.35

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    Master of Nihility MOTU_Maniac's Avatar
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    Order #1 (Draego-Man, Battle Cat, and Panthor) = $58.93
    Order #2 (Trap Jaw) = $17.44
    Order #3 (Keldor) = $17.44
    Order #4 (Queen Marlena) = $19.22
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    Heroic Warrior
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    Around $40.00 (Buzz-Off and Clawful).

    I missed Cyber Monday due to work, otherwise I would have also picked up Draego Man and ... either TOD Sorceress or Fearless Photog when they were on sale.

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