Re: [SWCollect] Anyone want me to pick these up?

2001-07-31 Thread C.E. Forman
Question: Are there really that many software collectors on eBay or is it mainly people hit with a wave of nostalgia that decide they want to play an old game again? I would guess they're collectors, as anyone who simply wants to play a game can download it for free (unless they want the

Re: [SWCollect] Anyone want me to pick these up?

2001-07-31 Thread Dan Chisarick
PROTECTED] To: [EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent: Monday, July 30, 2001 8:50 PM Subject: Re: [SWCollect] Anyone want me to pick these up? Chris Newman wrote: :) I need to write a program that will do a 4 byte patch of a save game file. Should I compile a 5K assembly routine that will do the job is 3

Re: [SWCollect] Anyone want me to pick these up?

2001-07-31 Thread Chris Newman
Ah, but the other 4500 bytes is used for the NFO message ragging on all the other pirate groups for not releasing the patch first! His and Hos to The Software Surgeon and Mack the Hack THG - Get a life FiRM - Nice job on Populous hahahahaha Jim Leonard wrote: Chris Newman wrote: :)

Re: [SWCollect] Anyone want me to pick these up?

2001-07-29 Thread AvatarTom
In a message dated 07/28/2001 1:21:34 PM Central Daylight Time, [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: Speaking of Martian Dreams, why is the clue book for it so incredibly expensive on eBay? I got the Savage Empire clue book on eBay for about $15 not all that long ago, but the Martian Dreams one I've

Re: [SWCollect] Anyone want me to pick these up?

2001-07-28 Thread C.E. Forman
Crud. Before you buy these, let's start another topic of discussion: What's the best way to remove stickers/tape from boxes without damaging them? Hair dryer seems to work well for the stickers/tape themselves. For sticker residue, I've had other collectors suggest a product called Goo-Gone,

Re: [SWCollect] Anyone want me to pick these up?

2001-07-28 Thread Dan Chisarick
. - Original Message - From: C.E. Forman [EMAIL PROTECTED] To: [EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent: Saturday, July 28, 2001 8:03 AM Subject: Re: [SWCollect] Anyone want me to pick these up? Crud. Before you buy these, let's start another topic of discussion: What's the best way to remove stickers/tape from

Re: [SWCollect] Anyone want me to pick these up?

2001-07-28 Thread Lee K. Seitz
Jim Leonard boldly stated: Lee K. Seitz wrote: Test Drive Test Drive 2: The Duel (5.25) If the boxes are in good condition (G or higher), I'd like these to scan for MobyGames. Just let me know how much, etc. Paypal okay? Didn't you already buy one copy of TD from me a year or so ago?

Re: [SWCollect] Anyone want me to pick these up?

2001-07-28 Thread Lee K. Seitz
Stephen S. Lee boldly stated: On Fri, 27 Jul 2001, Lee K. Seitz wrote: [snip] James Bond: Stealth Affair (5.25; probably $5) I already have both package types for this one, but this tends to sell for $25-30 on eBay -- go for it. I dunno. There's a shrinkwrapped one currently up starting at

Re: [SWCollect] Anyone want me to pick these up?

2001-07-28 Thread Stephen S. Lee
On Sat, 28 Jul 2001, Lee K. Seitz wrote: Stephen S. Lee boldly stated: On Fri, 27 Jul 2001, Lee K. Seitz wrote: [snip] James Bond: Stealth Affair (5.25; probably $5) I already have both package types for this one, but this tends to sell for $25-30 on eBay -- go for it. I dunno.

Re: [SWCollect] Anyone want me to pick these up?

2001-07-28 Thread Jim Leonard
Lee K. Seitz wrote: If the boxes are in good condition (G or higher), I'd like these to scan for MobyGames. Just let me know how much, etc. Paypal okay? Didn't you already buy one copy of TD from me a year or so ago? Whoops! Yes, I did. Well, another wouldn't hurt; I could put it on

Re: [SWCollect] Anyone want me to pick these up?

2001-07-27 Thread Stephen S. Lee
On Fri, 27 Jul 2001, Lee K. Seitz wrote: [snip] James Bond: Stealth Affair (5.25; probably $5) I already have both package types for this one, but this tends to sell for $25-30 on eBay -- go for it. King's Quest (Sierra; enhanced version; 3.5; $5) You can probably get about $10 for this on