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post #11 of 16 (permalink) Old 01-06-11, 09:14 AM
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My advice would be to also communicate with your local gaming group, whoever it is. If you have a club that meets at a specific venue, consider having a "Have/Want" poster on the wall somewhere. That guy you see every week but don't really talk to often might just have an army sitting around gathering dust that you want to start collecting. Likewise, if you send the word out that you want to sell something then you might get an offer from someone you know - saves the hassle of Ebaying it.

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My advice. Buy at Friendly Local Game Store. They have spots to play in, and you need to support them so they continue to have spots to play in. My FLGS does 10% off, most non-GW locales will do the same.
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Ok, here is a bit of an odd one for you all. If you are based in australia anything in the uk is good to buy from at the moment. Particularly Maelstrom games who do free shipping world wide. The price difference between aus gw prices and maelstrom games is about half price or a little more. The thing is aus prices are fixed and do not change with the exchange rate to the pound.
I have had good success with ebay also. A considerable portion of my army is ebay purchases including my most recent effort. 4 chimeras at $17 each.
Obviously given recent assholish behaviour by gw the first part of my post is now irrelevant. Ebay however still works.

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ebay is definitely best.

31 skinks were delivered to my door in 20 minutes for $25.00 CAD.
It probably had something to do with him living in the exact same city as me.

Kijiji is great too, but their supply isnt as broad and you will have a better chance finding what you want on ebay.

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http://www.triplehelixwargames.co.uk...ts.php?subId=3

From my personal experiences these guys have been excellent, as long as you can stomach a week's wait or so for delivery you can end up saving a considerable amount. They also stock like-for-like products like Army Painter and P3 Paints which can be harder to get a hold of in the UK Highstreet.

My recent purchase came to £130 for a whole lot of Paint Brushes, Dark Angels and a couple of the "5 Man" boxsets of Tyranids and "3 Man" Chaos Marine boxsets. Saved about £50 overall. £28 for the hard back rulebook was worth it over and over.
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Ebay is best for a bargin just got a bnib ork wierdboy for £7 inc postage.
After a comparison Gifts for Geeks is cheapest, Zagstruck and box lootas/burnas £25.93 in Maelstrom £27 both inc postage, not much saving but rather the pound in my pocket.

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