I'd take the MPU or a driver board... If you're giving someone a few hundred bucks, you should take a few hundred bucks of stuff with you.
Quoted from mg81:
TAKE A PART(s) OF THE PIN WITH YOU!
It's simple. When the game is in your truck, it's yours. Not when you shake hands, not when you leave a deposit, not when you pay in full.
When it's in your truck. I've paid for games in full before only to be refunded... Yah, people can be assholes but that's how it is.
It's not always that simple. I saw a Fish Tales for $700, broken of course. I called the guy and I sent him a PayPal while on the phone for $700. This was at 10:30pm, he didn't want me to come that night so we agreed I'd show up tomorrow.
As I was packing my car the next day he called me and said he sold it to someone else. Then, when he refunded me it was something like $20 short because of PayPal fees for some reason. After telling me the fees were on me I lost it and at least I got the full amount refunded.
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