Your Thrift Store / Bargain Finds 23 - 29 August 2010
- Grand Prince Poutine Lord High ThrifterCanada
Metro VancouverPlease support the International Diplomacy Repository -- where your donations of Diplomacy games are always happily accepted!
This is the traditional weekly thrift and bargain finds list.Recommend
These lists may start empty but as always: add your items.
Put in what you consider a bargain, tell us how much you paid and the place you got it from. Bargains can be thrift store finds or any second-hand purchases or discounted boardgames bought new. Don't forget to add your encounters with the Thrift Store Irritant Squad™ and any other embellishments in order to make it even more interesting.
Last week's list:
Check out the quality and quantity of last week's loot.
The Thrift Find of the Week:
Admire the selections of the all-knowing and infallible judges of thrift.
The Thrift Find of the Week - Volume 5 (2010 edition)
The Thrift Find of the Week - Volume 4 (2009 edition)
The Thrift Find of the Week - Volume 3 (2008 edition)
The Thrift Find of the Week - Volume 2(2007 edition)
The Thrift Find of the Week - Volume 1(2006 edition)
The Thrift WTF FOTW geeklists
WTF FOTW 2010 edition
WTF FOTW 2009 edition
The Thrift & Bargain Dumpster™:
Is there treasure to be found among dead rats and ungames?
Strange bonuses in thrift purchases:
Find something unexpected in a thrift purchase? Share your stories here.
The Weekly Thrift List Wayback Machine
The Grand Vizier is maintaining a list of all the weekly thrift lists through time, and will be adding stats and interesting tidbits for each week.
Spare Parts Resource List:
Swap, Donate, Sweeten a trade.
2010 Spare Parts Resource List
Games to thrift just for the components
Speaking of parts, here are a list where the games may not be great, but the bits sure are. There are many great ideas for repurposing thrifted bits here.
Thrift store games you buy just for the components
The NON-Game Thrift Store/Bargain Finds:
Games, of course, but what other goods do you grab while thrifting?
Your NON-Game Thrift Store/Bargain Finds - August 2010
The Ancient and Loyal Order of Thrifters.
Enter the halls of thriftdom at your own risk. Do mind the stacks of prized games. Don't mention the musty smell and try not to sneeze. Be sure to bow before our King Great Mazinga, and pay your due respects to previous Kings minionhunter I, Krazygit I, EvilTimmy I and Blackwind I.
The Order's Anthem:
- [+] Dice rolls