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Unread 08-30-2005, 06:53 AM   #1
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What Did You Buy!!!

I'm just curious as to what everyone BOUGHT at the con!

I think i cleaned up a lil bit. I went not really having anything in mind to buy, n ended up leaving with tones of goodies!

I picked up a set of those latex bat wings everyone was walking around in, and a tail, AND the Bra! All crimson and black! SO NICE! and POSABLE!

I also picked up Ed's pocket-watch which came in a really cute tin, and with a necklace.

Ed's coat ( got a really sweet deal on it n couldnt resist)

An Ed and an Al Plushy (LOVE EM!) NOW I WANT A SCAR AND LUST ONE!!

and A Lust action Figure (i SO need a scar one now to go with it!!!!!)

That's all i can remember buying

Anyone else?
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Unread 08-30-2005, 07:08 AM   #2
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All I bought was a Digi Charat hat for 30 bucks, my friends said I got riped off. I was going to buy ears for my Mint from Galaxy Angel costume but the lowest the dealer would go was 50 bucks, my sister said she was trying to ripe me off too because before when she asked it was only 30 dollars.
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Unread 08-30-2005, 08:12 AM   #3
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Before the con, I already knew which posters and comics I want to get.
So I only did that. Did not buy any other things since I feel more satisfied holding on to my cash. I did find a super cheap deal on a digital camera on Friday before the con, so I got myself a new DC($57 only). This new toy is lots of fun at the con. I did accidently deleted one picture though but that's ok.
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Unread 08-30-2005, 08:27 AM   #4
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My final booty tally included:

- Spidey novel
- a Phantom magazine
- Alphonse keychain (to replace one I lost)
- Farscape season 2 (for $120! Score!)
- FMA volumes 3 & 4
- A Chaney!Phantom doll dressed as the Red Death (which was my one extravagant purpose)
- an FMA t-shirt
- a couple of gifts for friends' Bdays

As thank-yous for driving them to TO my friends gave me FMA playing cards, FMA trinkets for my cellphone and a Phantom Of The Opera lobby card (since they had sold out of Creature From The Black Lagoon)
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Unread 08-30-2005, 08:32 AM   #5
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okay I didn't buy anything anime at all rofl I spent all of my money on w-inds. singles :] hmmmm I probably spent approximately (95 + 90 =) $185.00 on w-inds. cd's! yessh I am a crazy true fangirl
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Unread 08-30-2005, 10:21 AM   #6
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My list :3

- Full Moon wo Sagashite volume 1-2, 7
- Shinn Asuka Voice I-doll
- DN Angel volume 7-8 (for my sister)
- Fruits Basket volume 7 (for my sister)
- The Devil Does Exist volume 1 (for my sister)
- Peace Maker Kurogane volume 1 (for my sister)
- Juvenile Orion volume 2-3
- angela's I/O CD
- Echizen Ryoma pin from Artist Alley

I'm happy with my loot :3

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Unread 08-30-2005, 10:48 AM   #7
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Ah, no dealer would let me haggle their prices down! Some stuff they were selling wasn't worth nearly HALF the price they were selling for, like these keychain thingies going for $5! Anyhow, here's my stash:

-Autographed photo of Brent Spiner (for my dad)
-Poster of wedding Yuna (for my sis)
-Kuroneko (for me)
-A Red vs Blue t-shirt that says "It's not pink. It's lightish red!" (also for me)

I wasn't given very much money, so my stash is pretty small, but full of sentimental value! ^^
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Unread 08-30-2005, 11:29 AM   #8
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Well I didn't buy as much as I usually did the previous years the stuff I got where:

Magic Knight Rayearth Season 2 box set
Lust Figure from FMA(for me cuz I cosplayed her)
Naruto Frog purse( for my sis)
Kon from Bleach plushie(for my sis)
Fruit Basket Purse

I really wanted the Invader Zim House box set but I didn't have enough money to buy sob
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Unread 08-30-2005, 11:35 AM   #9
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I ended up getting more dvds than I had expected in the end!!

Saiyuki, vol. 11 and 12
Burst Angel, Vol. 1 and 2 (came with a DBZ t-shirt ^^")
Descendants of Darkness, vol. 1 to 4 (box set of all four dvds, 50$)

Get Backers vol. 11
Peach Girl Change of Heart vol. 7 (for a friend)
Legal Drug vol. 1 (For a friend)

6 Posters
2 Wallscrolls
At least 10 pins
1 piece of art (Ban and Ginji *^^* really pretty, v. surprised it was only 2$)
Gundam Wing artwork portfolio (ended up getting one of the Quatre pics signed by Brad)
2 sets of stickers (FMA and Fushigi Yuugi)
FMA notepad
Saiyuki Reload noteboard
VG Cats T-shirt
3 Saiyuki keychains

and I THINK that's it ^^" Spent between 300$ and 350$ but then again, that includes food on all three days (well, streetmeat on friday, caseys on saturday, didn't eat much on sunday)
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Unread 08-30-2005, 11:45 AM   #10
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Okies...lemme see...

Fushigi Yuugi manga vol. 6 and 7
Kodocha DVD vol. 1 (I already have the enitre manga series ^^)
Rune Soldier DVD vol. 2
Slayers the motion picture
InuYasha Movie 3
Ah! My Goddess Movie
2 keychains
2 dolls (for friends)
Wig for my next costume

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Unread 08-30-2005, 11:59 AM   #11
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had no money really cause i had otakon last weekend, so i only bought 2 Record Of Lodoss War manga's XD im happy though cause their hard to find and are usually 24$ each and i haggled it to 2 for 15 ^_^
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Unread 08-30-2005, 01:08 PM   #12
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Mostly manga 'cause everything else I can buy in china town or the Pecific Mall for A LOT less..heehee I'm so cheap. I did get a Konha ring for three buck *huggies ring* i love it even if it's turning my finger green! lol.

I bought a book from some horror guest--it sounded pretty darn interesting as she was explainin' the storyline. She signed it too (to moku! lol)
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Unread 08-30-2005, 01:20 PM   #13
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I managed to haggle a fair bit. I got everything I bought for 'discounted' through haggling and I didn't pay to get in to the convention so yay XD

Chrno Crusade Vol 1 - 6 (Manga)
Tsubasa: Reservoir Chronicles Vol 5 and 6 (Manga)
DNAngel Vol 1 (DVD)
Furi Kuri Vol 3 (DVD)
Naruto poster of Sasuke, Itachi, Neji, and of course, Kiba.
Inuyasha poster of Kagome/Inuyasha

Sunday is the best day to haggle but they don't always have stock left or it'll sell fast if they do. As I found out by waiting too long from one table to buy my Chrno Crusade mangas >_>
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Unread 08-30-2005, 01:26 PM   #14
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Originally Posted by mokulen22
Mostly manga 'cause everything else I can buy in china town or the Pecific Mall for A LOT less..heehee I'm so cheap.
I concur!! XD

I only bought 2 manga to tide me over until Ohayocon when I can buy manga for even cheaper than $10/each cause of exchange rate happys. I also still have many more from Otakon (for less than $9/each cause of happy exchange rate) that I haven't gotten around to reading yet. -_-;;
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Unread 08-30-2005, 02:05 PM   #15
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I bought a crapload of Hello! Project/Morning Musume cd's from the booth that sold the little figurenes (I think they're called nac) They had a good selection of j-pop cds that weren't bootlegs or overseas copys, allllll offical . Prices were pretty good too although a lot of them are used but in decent condtion. Anyhow I'm rambleing, I'm just happy there was a table that sold the stuff I wanted They were nice enough to give me a free cd since I bought so much from them XD;;;
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