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#1 Posted by astrotriforce (1704 posts) -
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#2 Posted by iam3green (14368 posts) -

yep, i buy things off of there a couple of times. i haven't bought anything in a while.

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#3 Posted by nintendoeats (6223 posts) -

I recently bought some games, some HDMI cables, and a piece of entry-level recording gear. I've gotten some weirder stuff over the years, especially retro gaming gear.

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#4 Posted by astrotriforce (1704 posts) -

I just bought a Coin Set for the Presidential $1 coins from 2007-2010's Abraham Lincoln with spaces for next year's coins. So my question, have you ever bought anything off ebay?

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#5 Posted by FancySoapsMan (5919 posts) -

I use Amazon most of the time

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#6 Posted by Dimsey (1123 posts) -

Not yet. Kind of weary about purchasing like, REAL STUFF off the Internets.
Purchasing digitally distributed content I'm fine with. I can pay for it and have it right away.
But buying real stuff I think lends itself more to me potentially getting screwed over and that ain't cool. Or whatever.
I'll probably give it a whirl eventually.

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#7 Posted by Hourai (2738 posts) -

Nah. I'm too paranoid they'll send me something broken. 

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#8 Posted by velucyraptor (364 posts) -

Sadly, the only things I've ever purchased through Ebay are a couple of D&D figurines. Single 4 lyfe

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#9 Posted by TheGreatGuero (8881 posts) -

Yes, but never for myself. Just gifts.

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#10 Posted by Subject2Change (2971 posts) -

Yes, all the time.

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#11 Posted by PatchRowcester (235 posts) -

I bought a mic couple of years from this Hong Kong seller. Still working. :)

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#12 Posted by NekuSakuraba (7812 posts) -


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#13 Posted by recroulette (5453 posts) -

I buy weird stuff I know I can't find anywhere else. 
Sega Saturn USB controllers for SSF4 and cheap game soundtracks for instance.

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#14 Posted by benpicko (2016 posts) -

Wow, 20% haven't. I expected to come here and everyone be like "this is stupid, of course I have".

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#15 Edited by Kyelb22 (307 posts) -

Yesterday, I would've said no, but I'm actually bidding on a 360 copy of Darksiders as I type this. lol 
EDIT: Scratch that, just WON a copy of Darksiders for 10 bucks. Boo-yah!

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#16 Posted by Stonyman65 (3648 posts) -

I bought a guitar off ebay a while ago, and Ibanez Talman TC420 

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#17 Posted by CharlesAlanRatliff (5726 posts) -

The first thing I ever bought on eBay was in May of 2003; I bought a copy of Metal Gear for the NES.

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#18 Edited by Sanity (2151 posts) -

A few old games and i bought a monitor off there once, always had good luck with sellers. I used to buy gun mags off there before they disallowed them to be sold on ebay.

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#19 Posted by citizenkane (10879 posts) -

I bought a few Star Wars CCG cards back in the day, but that has been it.

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#20 Posted by Cloudleet (198 posts) -

The day I got my credit card, eBay was first stop. I've bought everything from wigs to games, sweaters to comics, nyQuil, twinkies, vanilla coke... whatever I find a good offer on really! I love it! haven't been there for a few months though

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#21 Posted by Arbie (1473 posts) -

Yep! Most recently got Neko some exo-terra leaf thingies.

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#23 Posted by zyn (2765 posts) -

Nope, I don't use ebay.

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#24 Posted by dudeglove (12730 posts) -

In the past, yes, but I'm not too enthusiastic when it comes to using paypal. Not wild on how they store your data for so long.

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#25 Posted by Azteck (7416 posts) -

Never sites like that, Amazon and sites that deal with things in the same way are completely fine though.

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#26 Posted by tomance (1128 posts) -

I bought the original iphone to use on tmobile from eBay.  That was the only thing though.  Amazon is where all my shopping is done.

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#27 Edited by Jams (3043 posts) -

I bought a bogner alchemist in new condition for a little more than half the price it was selling at new. It also came with a really nice cover that apperently only sells on ebay (had to look the name up, D2F covers) , which I ended up buying for my other amps. 

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#28 Posted by Video_Game_King (36564 posts) -

Only one thing: Ocarina of Time. I'd buy more stuff, but I don't want to dick around with cashier's checks or Paypal or crap like that.

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#29 Posted by Suicidal_SNiper (951 posts) -

I bought a few things. I usually use Ebay as a last resort though. I like having a warranty on my stuff.

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#30 Posted by Kermity (78 posts) -

I bought Joe & Mac.  Never regretted it.
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#31 Posted by Stete (782 posts) -

Yep, lots of stuff. Tshirts, 2 SLR cameras, comics, Demon Souls (before the US/EU date) and a bundle which had a dreamcast with 30 games. You just have to be weary of the seller, if they have at least 99% positive feedback then you should be fine.

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#32 Edited by Maotou (75 posts) -
Nope. Haven't bought anything off Ebay and probably never will.
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#33 Posted by TooWalrus (13392 posts) -

All the damn time. I'm expecting a copy of Big Bumpin' in the mail any day now...

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#34 Posted by fwylo (3571 posts) -

YES at least 20 times.  I <3 ebay.

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#35 Posted by zudthespud (3332 posts) -

I bought Forza 2 on ebay. Good times.

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#36 Posted by Gamer_152 (14500 posts) -

I think maybe once or twice.