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[Auction] RARES FESTIVAL SILENT AUCTION RESULTS ARE POSTED

Discussion in 'UO Rares Collector' started by Nails Warstein, May 26, 2013.

  1. Nails Warstein

    Nails Warstein Rares Festival Silent Auctioneer
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    The silent auctions have ended. Total of 182 items were displayed. I have posted the winners and the winning prices below. I will attempt to reach all the winners now. This process may take a few days. Please feel free to message me to collect your winnings. Congratulations to all the participates. I will reiterate, I am just a festival non-paid volunteer. I appreciate your continue support and patience as I try to address you all in a timely manner. It has been a sincere honor and privilege to be your host. Enjoy the rest of the Rares Festival.

    Auction Rules & Information:

    Silent Auction House Number 1
    Ends at 9PM EST (21:00 Hours) on Saturday June 8th, 2013.
    This auction house has reserve bids, and buyout prices.
    All Items within this house must have a minimum 300 Million Reserve Price.
    Bids must be made in 10 million or higher increments.
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    First Floor
    Lot 1 – Season 11 Great Lakes - A Beaker Containing The Potion Of Pure Evil (10) - BigEv - 450m
    Lot 2 – 15th Anniversary Promotion – 15th Anniversary Commemorative Robe - Pampa DH - 800m
    Lot 3 – Season 11 Europa - A Nujelm Chemistry Set (5) - No Sale
    Lot 4 – Server Birth – 2pc Sandstone Table (facing south) June - 1900m
    Lot 5 – Season 11 Origin – Crystal From An Unknown Machine (Glacial) (10) - NO BIDS
    Lot 6 – Server Birth - Ginseng Root (facing east) - Lineman - 600m
    Lot 7 – Season 10 Great Lakes – Mecha-Piglet (15) - Voluptuous - 900m
    Lot 8 – Season 4 Lake Austin - A Dragon Prod (6) - Wootsauce - 890m
    Lot 9 – Season 10 Atlantic - Shard Of The Shattered Honor Moongate (20) - Longtooths - 310m
    Lot 10 – Season 1 All Shards - Treachery (8-12) - NO BIDS
    Lot 11 – Season 3 Baja – Crook Of The Mystical Moo (9) - Jyachori - 1500m
    Lot 12 – Server Birth - 1pc Plough (facing south) - Coleman - 630m
    Lot 13 – Season 11 Pacific - A Net For Recruiting - Blend - Billion
    Lot 14 – Season 8 Great Lakes - Pirate Booty (10) - Quackle Bush - 300m
    Lot 15 – 1999 Spring Cleaning Gift - Facial Hair Growth and Sculpting Cream - RESERVE NOT MET
    Lot 16 – Server Birth - 3pc Boulder - NiceGuyTeddy - 1350m
    Lot A - Season 11 Atlantic - A Paradoxical Statue Giving A Reverent From To The Formless Lady Called Oblivion And Void (20) - Dr Angel - 650m
    Lot B - Server Birth Broken Clock - Magic Mule - 310m
    Lot I - Season 10 Sakura - Golem Parts (25) - NO BIDS
    Lot J - A Dress From Mesanna's Minion (6) - Jyachori - 300m
    Lot K - Leaves Of The Dryad (~4) - Bon Iver - 400m
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    Second Floor
    Lot 17 - A Lich's Crown - Nails Warstein - Billion
    Lot 18 - Sebratis' Book Of Memories - xBlade - 650m
    Lot 19 - White Chess Pieces - Voluptuous - 310m
    Lot 20 - Juka Mage Mantle - NO BIDS
    Lot 21 - Dark Energy Sabre / Positive Engery Sabre Set - NO BIDS
    Lot 22 - Queen Dawn's New Year's Proclamation - NO BIDS
    Lot 23 - Black Chessmen - Lanfear - 350m
    Lot 24 - Skull Of A Cut Throat Pirate - NO BIDS
    Lot 25 - I Beat Mesanna Playing Lets Make A Deal On Drachenfels - A Mongbat - 650m
    Lot 26 - Golden Turkey Egg - NO BIDS
    Lot 27 - LT. Of The Royal Guard - EdoEdo - 300m
    Lot 28 - Posedion's Treasures - Dr Angel - 450m
    Lot 29 - I Beat Mesanna Playing Lets Make A Deal On Napa Valley, June 2012 - Longtooths - 700m
    Lot 30 - A Flask Of Medus'a tears - BigEv - 300m
    Lot 31 - The Kloros Steed Of Pestilence - Ultimakong - 400m
    Lot 32 - Sample Of Purified Blood - NO BIDS
    Lot C - Rift Pillar - NiceGuyTeddy - 475m
    Lot D - Ginseng - NO BIDS
    Lot L - Sparkling Tears Of A Broken Britannia Guard - NO BIDS
    Lot M - I Won Playing Mesanna's Lets make A Deal On Hokuto - Longtooths - 650m
    Lot N - Complete Tiger Bone Suit - RESERVE NOT MET
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    Third Floor
    Lot 33 - Boots Made From Quality Parts (Exceptional Quality) (Extra tacky Looking) NO BIDS
    Lot 34 - Server Birth Arrows - Shumer - 3 Billion
    Lot 35 - Cave Dweller Fur Robe - D N - 300m
    Lot 36 - Cherry Blossom tree - Longtooths - 800m
    Lot 37 - Legendary Dragon Elixer - NO BIDS
    Lot 38 - A Potion Which Shines Golden Light - Laina - 300m
    Lot 39 - Magical Buttercup Blossoms - Longtooth - 560m
    Lot 40 - Special Sewing Kit For A Thousand Stitches - Laina - 525m
    Lot 41 - Tarna Goblin Poppet - Black Hands - 500m
    Lot 42 - May God Go With You And Bring You Home Safely - NO BIDS
    Lot 43 - Bracers Of Alchemical Devatstation - ShuShu - 500m
    Lot 44 - An Intricate Statue Covered With Old Runes - UltimaKong - 800m
    Lot 45 - Marble table - ChuChi - 490m
    Lot 46 - A Fine Sewn Weddingdress - NO BIDS
    Lot 47 - Orc Cheif Helm - RESERVE NOT MET
    Lot 48 - Orc Skin Mask / Orcish Insignia Ring Set - NO BIDS
    Lot E - A Snowy Scene Of A Blackrock Dome - NO BIDS
    Lot F - A Glowing Energy Stabilizer - BigEv - 300m
    Lot O - Warning Light Of A Vigilante - NO BIDS
    Lot P - A Fibril Of The Gyre Of Existence - NO BIDS
    Lot Q - A Projected Image Of A Robe - NO BIDS
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    Fourth Floor
    Lot 49 - Statue (2-Story) - Lineman - 600m
    Lot 50 - Zombie Splitter - NO BIDS
    Lot 51 - Marble table 2 Piece - RESERVE NOT MET
    Lot 52 - Rare Pet called Chekkakii The Ratman - RESERVE NOT MET
    Lot 53 - An Apptrentices Staff Writhing With Stored Power/An Apprentice's Staff From Umbra University Writhing With Stored Power - NO BIDS
    Lot 54 - Swords Of Jhelom - NO BIDS
    Lot 55 - Brazier - Bon Iver - 200m
    Lot 56 - In Recognition Of Winning The Holiday Decorating Contest, 2012 - Nails Warstein - 2300m
    Lot 57 - Benambra's Treasure Chest - A Mongbat - 300m
    Lot 58 - Storage Pack For The Magic Cudgels - RANA - 800m
    Lot 59 - Jukan War Drum - NO BIDS
    Lot 60 - Mathematicians Tools - Lineman - 600m
    Lot 61 - A Dark Enegery Receiver - NO BIDS
    Lot 62 - Cursed Hina Doll (Ohina-Sama) - RESERVE NOT MET
    Lot 63 - Blood Drenched War Drum - NO BIDS
    Lot 64 - Silver Harp Stolen From occlo - NO BIDS
    Lot G - Wall carving 2 piece - Shumer - 320m
    Lot R - Truth Serum - NO BIDS
    Lot S - Attack Plans, Target Moonglow - NO BIDS
    Lot T- Covered Chair - Yanaki - 345m

    Silent Auction House Number 2
    Ends at 7PM EST (19:00 Hours) on Saturday June 8th, 2013.
    This auction house has NO reserve bids, and NO buyout prices.
    All items within this house will have a minimum 150m starting bid.
    Bids must be made in 10 million or higher increments.
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    First Floor
    Lot 1 – Server Birth - Music Stand - Arianna - 300m
    Lot 2 – Season 10 Great Lakes – A Scrap Of Shroud From Blackthorn’s Tomb (10) - Nichole - 150m
    Lot 3 – Season 10 Formosa Thanksgiving Ham 2012 (20) - Victorinox - 550m
    Lot 4 – Season 9 Great Lakes – Zog Reborn Playset, Cap, X-Ray Glasses - Country Girl - 170m
    Lot 5 – Season 10 Pacific – Torukk's Handwritten Book of Triluminary (15) - Wynter 185m
    Lot 6 – Season 11 Great Lakes – A Snowy Scene Of A Blackrock Dome (15) - Dr Angel - 200m
    Lot 7 – Season 10 Pacific – St. Elmos Fire Ball (10) - RANA - 200m
    Lot 8 – Season 10 Asuka – A Weathered Book (20) - xBlade - 210m
    Lot 9 – Season 10 Drachenfels - A Pycnogonid (2) - Nails Warstein - 2300m
    Lot 10 – Season 10 Drachenfels – Magic Cudgel (10) - NO SALE
    Lot 11 – Season 1 All Shards – Ornate Encrusted Armguards (37 resistance version) (2) - Ender - 300m
    Lot 12 – Season 11 Atlantic - Skull Of The Grand And Ancient Dragon Cranus Of The Tehom, Timekeeper Of Sosaria (20) - Sapphire Diablo - 660m
    Lot 13 – Season 9 Great Lakes – Void Tower (20) - Longtooths - 310m
    Lot 14 – Season 8 Pacific - Ancient Monk Kimono Looted From The Shrine (5) - Jakob - 190m
    Lot 15 – Season 8 Pacific – Daemonic Crisis Vanquisher (Demon Statue Shoots Flames) - Black Hands - 400m
    Lot 16 – Season 9 Atlantic Painting Of A Boy Called "Addie" Walking Hand In Hand With The Time Lord Into The Ethereal Void (*) - Sky Captain - 300m
    Lot A - Season 11 Atlantic - Cornerstone Of The First Knights Of The Crux Ansata Temple, It Is Covered In Archaic Symbols (20) - Laina - 160m
    Lot B - Season 10 Origin - A Gingerbread Cookie Baked By EM Faine (With Help From Ziggy) - Longtooths - 150m
    Lot C - Season 11 Legends - EM Miko's Lantern (replica) (50) - Adeka - 150m
    Lot D - Season 8 Great Lakes - I Beat Mesanna Playing Mesanna Roulette (7) - Nichole - 150m
    Lot E - Season 10 Lake Superior - Unfinished Counterfeit Sigil (?) - Sapphire Diablo - 150m
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    Second Floor
    Lot 17 – Mesanna Mask Set - LapisLazuli - 200m
    Lot 18 – A fortified Exceedingly Accurate War Axe Of Power - 150m
    Lot 19 – Weather Machine Crystal - NO BIDS
    Lot 20 – Ruined Bookcase - Nails Warstein - 150m
    Lot 21 – Stan - Coleman - 385m
    Lot 22 – Lenshire Clan Tabard - No Sale
    Lot 23 – A Scroll of Demonic Empowerment - Assia Penryn - 150m
    Lot 24 – Vesper Scrip - Lemon - 420m
    Lot 25 – Mantle Of Necromatic Ensorcelment - Crotaluz - 230m
    Lot 26 – Red Checkers - 375m PampaDH
    Lot 27 – Assassin's Favorite Food - AnAn - 700m
    Lot 28 - Crystal From An Unknown Machine (glacial) - Ken Of Napa 200m
    Lot 29 – Cave Bear Belt - Country Gurl - 150m
    Lot 30 – Itchy Wool Vest + Unlucky Stetson - Divine Brothers - 160m
    Lot 31 – Hat Of The Lost and Found - Pfloyd - 150m
    Lot 32 – Crystal From An Unknown Machine (grey) - Ken Of Napa 150m
    Lot F - Ugly Orc Camo - NO SALE
    Lot G - Merssa's Gold - Laina - 160m
    Lot L - Sacrifice Chains - Nails Warstein - 630m
    Lot M - Rubbing of Prophecy Stone - Nails Warstein - 1030m
    Lot N - Escaping Yew For Dimwits - xBlade - 185m
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    Third Floor
    Lot 33 – Lantern Of Souls Replica - Origin Halloween 2012 - AnAn - 160m
    Lot 34 – Piecrust - Lady Naomi - 175m
    Lot 35 – Beloved Ashes of Algernon - Dr Angel - 350m
    Lot 36 – Slightly Chipped Bust of Lord Kendall - 300m
    Lot 37 – Nexus Attack Drone - MattyO - 410m
    Lot 38 – Smoldering Skull Of A Daemon General - Sapphire Diablo - 880m
    Lot 39 – Big Bad Wolf Action Figure - Roger Waters 550m
    Lot 40 – Spectral Scythe - Lord Gareth - 300m
    Lot 41 – Santa's Bag Of Infinite Items - Pampa DH - 180m
    Lot 42 – Folded Sheet - Jakob Dregg - 280m
    Lot 43 – Gladiator Collar - SEE - 350m
    Lot 44 - Let's Play Mesanna's Lets Make A Deal On Origin 2012 - Victorinox - 300m
    Lot 45 – The Bloodied Axe Of A Feluccan Lord - Kreed - 150m
    Lot 46 – An Orcish Training Stone - AnAn - 520m
    Lot 47 – Lake Superior Britannian Games - MasterYoda - 220m
    Lot 48 – I Wan Playing Mesanna's Lets Make Deal on Lake Austin - Mithryle Elves - 200m
    Lot H - A Coxswain's Whip - Mystery - 160m
    Lot I - Favor Of Bane's Chosen Army
    Lot O - A Mousetrap - Volumptuous - 200m
    Lot P - I Beat Mesanna's Let's Make A Deal On Sonoma 2012 - Mithryl Elves 150m
    Lot Q - Scaffold - Cat In Boots - 720m
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    Fourth Floor
    Lot 49 – Kendrick Morrow's Map Of Nematic Phylacteries - Dr Angel - 300m
    Lot 50 – A Vision Of The World Of Sosaria After The Zombie Apocolapse - BigEv - 600m
    Lot 51 – Pole Of Souls - Big Smoke - Billion
    Lot 52 – Who Knew A Tree So Tall Could Grow From A Seed So Small - Longtooths - 850m
    Lot 53 – Skull With Candle (Abyssal) - Sly - 600m
    Lot 54 – The Charred Remains Of The Elusive Romeo Blackaxe - AnAn - 1300m
    Lot 55 – Piece Of Mysterious Control Panel - Shamrock - 675m
    Lot 56 – Davy Jones Torso - A Mongbat - 3 Billion
    Lot 57 – Nightmare Casino Staff - LOTR - 150m
    Lot 58 – A Large Vial Filled With The Essence Of The Spider Queen - UltimaKong - 350m
    Lot 43 – Exodus Minion Lord (Infected) - Sapphire Diablo - 670m
    Lot 44 - Sphinx - Sapphire Diablo - 910m
    Lot 45 – Tackle Box Set - Ultimakong - 165m
    Lot 46 – A Mysterious Pulsing Cocoon - Nails Warstein - 320m
    Lot 47 – Ruth's Miracle Spell Remedy - Mystery - 260m
    Lot 48 – Void Crown - TBD
    Lot J - The Velutinous Appendages Of An Okani Oni - NO BIDS
    Lot K - A Tattered Piece Of Clainin's Robe - A Mongbat - 150m
    Lot R - A Daemonic Zombie Skull - NO BIDS
    Lot S - Server Birth - Statue (Evil Idol) - Vladimir - 175m
    Lot T - A Magic Door - Coleman - 210m

    Auction Information and Rules For Bidders:
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    All bidding will be done via Bulletin Board. All bidders and proxy bidders must include their prominent name (not unknown alias) and provide contact information (ICQ, AIM, Yahoo, or Stratics Name) in addition to their bid amount. Bids must be made in 10 Million Gold or higher increments. There will be a 10 minute cool down period starting with the last bid placed on items between 6:50PM – 7PM EST. Players can choose to continue bidding past 7PM EST in Silent Auction House #2 only on items that received bids during the last 10 minutes period, and can continue bidding for another 10 minutes until no more bids have been received for a full 10 minutes. Anyone can bid in this cool down period, even players who have no previous bids. Please note any bids not adhering to the auction rules will be deleted.

    Receiving Your Winnings:
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    Gold will be acceptable on Atlantic only. Players will have 5 days (120 hours) to pay for their items, or be placed on notice as a non-paying bidder in the rares community. I will broker the sale of all the items presented in the silent auction houses. In order to receive your winnings, you must contact me via ICQ, Stratics, or Facebook. My colorful army of Orienteering Robed vendors will accept your gold. After you have bought of these vendors, I will deliver onto you, your winning item(s). I might be able to personally provide limited gold swapping for a few select shards if you notify me in advance. Please contact me for additional optional payment methods.

    My Reliable Hours of Availability:
    10 AM to 2 PM EST
    5 PM - 8 PM EST
    11 PM - 2 AM EST

    Bidders + Sellers can only contact me here on Stratics, ICQ – 150528775 and http://www.facebook.com/nailswarstein
    SILENT AUCTION ITEMS SOLD THUS FAR AT BUY OUT

    Advanced Working On Moongates - 500m
    Energy Burst - 450m
    Phoenix Armor - 900m
    5pc Queen Dawn Armor – 500m
    I Beat Mesanna Playing Let's Make A Deal On Sakura Lantern – 800m
    Bone Wyrm Bones – 500m
    Statue From Battle Royal Captain's Death - I survived It! – 535m
    2012 Year End Dragon - 450m
    Cursed Webbing Of The Fabric Of Space Time Torn From The Ethereal Void's Infinite Gyre - 600m
    Highly Volatile Enchanted Sand - Handle With Caution - 500m
    3pc Marble Table Facing South - 2250m
    Mummified Frog - 750m
    A Container Of Dark Energy From Umbra University - 650m
    Guardian Dragon - Billion
     
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  2. Ducan IronWeaver

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    Question.... For the 2nd silent auction house it states that there is "no reserve" for the items in this auction house.
    But then 2 lines down it says "All items within this house will have a minimum 150m starting bid."
    Isn't having a 150 mil minimum bid the same exact thing as a reserve?
     
  3. Alexander of ATL.

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    I think what Nails means when he states this, is this:

    In order to place an item in the auction itself, the item must have a minimum value/bid of 150m. If it doesn't meet this requirement, it can then just be placed on a regular/rares vendor. The Silent Auction is meant to auction off rares that can't be placed on vendors due to the price cap.


    Thanks Nails once again for running the silent auctions for us. We at Toad Town appreciate it 3000%
     
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    Questions:

    How many items can anyone submit?
     
  5. Nails Warstein

    Nails Warstein Rares Festival Silent Auctioneer
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    There is no limit to how many items a player can submit, but I will be selective of which items could be submitted. I will try to have as many high end items as possible, very few repetitive items, and of course if someone sets reasonable low buyout prices, I can put their items in to be sold fast, so I can add more.
     
  6. Exploit_SX

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    Looking good Nails!
     
  7. Nails Warstein

    Nails Warstein Rares Festival Silent Auctioneer
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    41 Lots out of 168 Lots are now displaying items. I have 15 lots reserved. Get your items to me or lose your chance to enter.
     
  8. Ducan IronWeaver

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    Alexander, nope it is exactly how I thought it was. All items in the 2nd house have a starting bid of 150 mil.. Which in turn is exactly the same thing as a reserve...
     
  9. Lord Lew

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    Yeah, and if the were less than 150 mil, they are vendable and thus would be outside the auction house on a vendor.. Wake up, drink some coffee, move forward..
     
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  10. Alexander of ATL.

    Alexander of ATL. Rares Fest Host | Atl June 2013
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    To a point, you are right. Even though the second house doesn't have reserves. It really does, but it is meant to be that way. As I and Lew stated, if it weren't that way, then it will be wasting space and it could be put on a Rares Vendor.

    Our goal, is to save space while offering up a variety of high end items. IF there is an item in the silent auction with max value of 50M, it is making a different item, with value of 2bil not have a space in the auction. Why put that 50M item in the Silent Auction when it can go on a vendor? 2Bil items can't go on vendors.

    See what I'm saying?
     
  11. Mithryl Elves

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    Nails would you reserve say 10-15 lots for me please. High end items. We briefly spoke about 5 of the items I'd add but I would like to add a few more. I'm contemplating adding the Drachenfels, LS, Formosa, etc lanterns too. There are alot of people looking to get them all around the same price. This would make it easier deciding who gets it:)
     
  12. Nails Warstein

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  13. Ducan IronWeaver

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    I'm not saying to take items worth 50 mil for the auction.. But when Nails announced a no reserve auction house. I thought that it would be like you thought on your 1st post Alexander. The items need to have 150 mil value but there would be no reserve/ starting bid on them. And the bidders would work the price up. And if a bidder ends up winning one of those items valued at 150 mil for only like 100 mil. Then awesome the winner got a very nice deal..
    One of the things that was most fun at the old raresfest auctions was ending up winning something at a good price..


    It is hard to appraise items, with the prices these days...
    There is a 1 for 48 item in there with a 150 mil starting bid. Same item I recently just bought for only 40 mil. I have also have seen 6 of them sell all under 100 mil..

    When it comes to event items and rares their value is what a buyer will pay. At a extremely popular auction like this the items would obviously hit what the public perceives as their market value...


    I apologize for the ranting. I just miss the days when the rarefest auctions only a handfull of items with reserves and not every single item.
     
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    Me as a seller and a buyer I'd rather see auctions that have a beginning point and even a reserve unless the reserve is higher than the top value of an item. In the case of this auction and with the people involved running it I cannot see an item even being accepted if say I were to say "OK take this lantern but lets do a minimum bid of 500m" They would send me away I'm sure..

    Another reason I like starting bids is because so many people lowball and its really just annoying. I'm usually the guy there throwing out a bid at about 3/4ths of the items value even if I don't want it just to get past all the annoying bids "I bid 2gp, 3gp, 4gp" Thats just annoying and I don't have time for that.

    Another reason as a seller this time that I like a starting bid or reserve is because lets face it people UO isn't what it used to be. There aren't hundreds of thousands of people playing this game or anywhere near that even if we merge all the servers into one. With such a large scale auction there is a possibility for an item to slip from view and not gain anywhere even remotely close to its value. It is not fair to the person selling an item to lose out like that on a sale. I know when I lose on an item over and over in an auction I start to think less of that auction and the people running it. Then eventually I stop going and or submitting my items because of low to no faith. These people work hard and certain mechanics are in place to protect a sellers interests. That is never a bad thing imo.

    All in all theres going to be deals on both ends buying or selling. I expect that I'll steal some very good deals and I also expect that I will in some cases not get full value on some things while gaining well above value on others. This is meant to be a fun event for all and it is in very good hands I'm sure of that. Just have fun with it man and don't over think it too much.
     
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  15. Nails Warstein

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    I still have 50 Lots left available for reservations.
     
  16. Nails Warstein

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    I have updated all the bulletin boards. I will list all the items available in the original post, time permitting. Currently there are 30 acceptable entries out of 64 on display in Auction House 1. There are 47 out of 64 acceptable entries on Display in House 2. Still seeking more entries. The bidding may now officially begin. I will contact buyout winners as soon as I am able to. Good luck everyone!

    PS - I know the Teleporters are BUGGED. I can't keep fixing it, because it causes over 6 hours of work to reset up 64 bulletin boards broken from wooden crates and raising 256 goza matts. Hopefully Mesanna will fix it.
     
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    Just changing the foundation should fix it without causing you have to set everything back up
     
  18. Nails Warstein

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    Update On The Silent Auction

    First off, thank you all for your interest and participation. I appreciate your patience and understanding as I try to address all your needs in the order I receive them. I wanted take a moment here to give all participates some additional information so that you may better assist me help you enjoy your silent auction experience.

    Buyers if you do a buyout on an item, please contact me to collect your winnings asap. In addition, feel free to contact sellers to ask them if they will accept a lower buyout or any buyout if none is currently listed. I will still facilitate all transactions.

    Likewise, sellers please promote and get players to buyout your items. I have run out of room, and I need to open up more spaces. If someone bids on your items, try contacting them, see if they will do buyout or come close enough to it.

    I am still accepting items for the silent auction with conditions. Please understand, its nothing personal, but I must choose items for the silent auction carefully. I can only accept the most qualified items for the auction, which means the items must be worth more than 150m to be entered, must have fair reserve bids, must have reasonable buyout prices (if you insist upon having them) and must not be an item already present in the auction. Be forewarned, even if your item is currently present in the auction, does not mean it might not be replaced with a more qualified item.

    I apologize to those who do not yet see their items in the auction. Please understand if you do need gold, and are concerned your item might not make the auction, contact me to get the item back. Some of the items submitted might sell better on a vendor. I further apologize if I had to reject your items for the auction.

    Buyers and Sellers if you see anything wrong with the presentation of an item, please notify me asap. Yes there may be vacant spots as I am constantly evaluating which items are best to present at any given time.

    Last I am considering opening up my zento auction house for additional 24 items. This is not definite, depends on time and the quality of submissions. Thank you again for your time and positive feedback!
     
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    Attempting to buyout items from the seller, does this also apply to Auction house 2 that has no buyouts?
     
  20. Nails Warstein

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    It has happened a few times already, and it is totally at the discretion of the sellers who placed items there. Most did place them there with no buyouts in mind. I can't help it if they change their minds, these are not my items.
     
  21. Nails Warstein

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    Removed some items for the Live Auction. Sold some items, and added a few more items. I am still accepting items that qualify. Please message me before dropping anything off. Also Beans, I have no contact info for you, please message me. Thanks!
     
  22. Nails Warstein

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    Auction Houses are FULL, total of 168 items. I will add more details and pictures tomorrow before the auction. Hope to keep track of all winning prices.
     
  23. Nails Warstein

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    I added pictures, still working on listing all the items, auction ends in less than 4 hours
     
  24. Nails Warstein

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    Silent Auction Is Over! I am listing and updating the bids. I will post results, then contact all the Winners. Thank you for your patience! Enjoy the rest of the Festival.
     
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    Thanks to Aquarius. I have updated the original post with items, prices, and winners. Please contact me with a time you are most likely to be available, and I will try to meet up with you. Thanks again to all the participants.
     
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    Nails I know how busy this time is for you. Don't worry about me, I am in no rush for me golds.
     
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    I know everyone knows this... but still worth saying..

    Fast and safe transaction, Thank you Nails, very reliable and trust-able!
     
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    You're welcome :) .. Glad it all went well. Sad I didn't win anything though. Bah! But hey, I'm up to looking or hearing about what anyone has they wish to still sell that didn't get sold at Auction. Add me to ICQ :) 47070659
     
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    Thank you very much for posting the final bids for future price checks.
     
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    Thanks for being the Silent Auction Host nails. You did a fantastic job and we are very appreciative. Thanks again. :)
     
  31. Nails Warstein

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    If anyone knows Valdimir [HOME] have him contact me for a Statue he won at the silent auction. He has less than 24 hours to find me. After he is taken care of, my volunteer job as auctioneer will be completed. I will make further comments at that time. Thank you all again for our cooperation.
     
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    Nails great work with this man. I know that it wasn't easy and that you have alot of personal things happening atm. Real stand up guy and premier broker in UO.
    Take a vacation and step back for a bit. We'll all be here when you get back.
     
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