(Topic ID: 116525)

What pin do you regret selling?


By AloneMordakai

4 years ago



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#1 4 years ago

What pin or pins do you regret selling and why?

Did you make a trade for something you ended up not liking, was there some mode you really loved, maybe you just didn't realize how much a pin had grown on you or were you strapped for cash?

Were you able to get that pin back?

Discuss!

#2 4 years ago

I was sad to see my Taxi go, but I can only have four at a time so if I want to shake things up one has to leave. I promised myself I would get another one in collector quality condition in ten years.

#3 4 years ago

2 games I regret:

Sinbad. First game I owned, and while I loved it, I had my newbie eyes on deeper, newer games. After going through a few different eras, I realized early SS is my sweet spot for owning and I actively sought one out again. Finally ended up with a second one in much better shape than my first.

Flash Gordon: one of my favorite games of all time, and I knew I would regret letting it go the moment the deal was offered. I got an amazing trade deal out of it so I couldn't refuse, but I've been looking for another in equal or better shape the instant it left. Just a fantastic effing game that I miss everyday.

#4 4 years ago

I sold a perfect "Flicker". Bummer.

#5 4 years ago

My first BSD. I replaced it with another tho.

#6 4 years ago

Out of all the games I have had...

My first Indy 500. Got another one that is even nicer!

Card Whiz. Between this 2 player and the 4 player Royal Flush, I can find another one again relatively easily. I just have to wait for the right deal.

Other than that... I'm good.

#7 4 years ago

TFLE
Need to get it back.

#8 4 years ago

IJ, TOM, TOTAN, CFTBL and WH2O. All sold for under $2k per game (many, many years ago). I really miss TOTAN the most though.

#9 4 years ago

Williams Blackout. This was my first pin. Upgraded all the electronics to bullet proof it... but then I thought that I wanted something newer. Turns out, I like the simplicity of the old SS era. Been looking to acquire one again but nothing has come up nearby. I've never regretted selling any other pin... so I guess that means something.

#10 4 years ago

JUDGE DREDD.

#11 4 years ago

Williams Defender is probably the only game I'd like to have back some day. It was very unique in game play.

#13 4 years ago

Swords of Fury-I've had separation anxiety ever since I sold it.

#15 4 years ago

Champion pub shouldn't have done it.I only sold for 3 grand too.

#16 4 years ago

Addam's Family

It was my first pin and a gorgeous example of it. I actually tried to buy it back from the owner a few years later. I had to do some detective work to even find the person I sold it too. He is the co-owner of one of the local skihills around me. I finally tracked him down after a couple weeks through one of his assistants, but he didn't want to sell it, even offered him 2k more than I sold it to him for haha...

#17 4 years ago

Safe Cracker for me...I got a pretty good deal on it and then sold it to help pay off a bill. Probably should have kept it and found the money a different way. Pretty sure I won't find one again for the price I originally paid. I recently sold my LOTR and thought I might miss it more than I do but I really don't.

Dave

#18 4 years ago

EATPM for me.

#19 4 years ago

JM.

It may be a very under-appreciated title, but man, you get a lot of game for a decently low price. Still looking for one to this day. Had to sell it to pay for my transmission back in 2012.

#20 4 years ago

Dunno, never sold one!

#21 4 years ago

This is me 2 years in the future......BSD. Ha.Knowing what I know now and 2 years into the future so glad to hang on to Vlad.

#22 4 years ago

High speed. So classic!

#23 4 years ago

The Addams Family. It was a necessary sacrifice when I was shopping for Monster Bash. Nevertheless, I'd love to have one back in the lineup someday. I love pretty much everything about that game.

I also regretted parting with BSD and CFTBL... so I eventually wound up replacing both.

#24 4 years ago

Almost perfect Black Knight, Swords of Fury and Black Rose.

#25 4 years ago

WWFRR.

I sold it too quickly after getting it. The software stunk, but it sure was fun to shoot.

#26 4 years ago

I'm probably going to end up selling my WPT soon and I'm sure I'll regret it, but I've got some good buying opportunities for games I want more that I won't have money or space for if I don't sell the WPT.

#27 4 years ago

South Park - I was always half torn on PROCing the machine.

#28 4 years ago

Home use only barely played Iron Man, I will get another soon!

#29 4 years ago

Cirqus Voltaire I bought in 1998 . Bad move on my part to let it go. Now the price is to high and the inserts are ghosting on most examples .

#30 4 years ago
Quoted from Whysnow:

WWFRR.
I sold it too quickly after getting it. The software stunk, but it sure was fun to shoot.

That game is packed with shots.

#32 4 years ago

Scared stiff, and bram stokers dracula.

#33 4 years ago

In this order:

ACDC Premium - just picked up a Pro, which is great game too!
BSD - bought a second BSD, then sold that one too.
BSD again - bought a third one and it's a keeper.
CV - really miss this one, but won't pay today's market price.
WH2O - great game. Would like another if the prices come down a bit.
POTC - on the hunt for another one.
BDK - on the hunt for another one.

#34 4 years ago

Firepower. Twice. Third time I'll learn my lesson.

#35 4 years ago

I had a documented low play HUO EATPM which I regretted selling. Turns out I sold it under market value too. Bought a very nice replacement one for significantly more about six months later.

Also sold my HUO HH because my wife wanted all the wide body games gone. Then she complained I sold the HH. Fortunately, I was able to buy it back (at a higher price) from the person I sold it too. I did feel bad for the guys that to move it up out of the basement and then back down again.

#36 4 years ago

Has to be Shadow for me. I'll probably never get another one for what they go for. Fantastic game and I've missed it since the minute it left.

#37 4 years ago

A minty Gameplan Andromeda.

#38 4 years ago

NBA. I love it and there aren't that many of them.

#39 4 years ago

BSD missed it immediately. Just replaced it with number 2. Will never sell again ever.

#40 4 years ago

Jackbot, was in awesome nick and a lot of fun to play. Money came first at the time

#42 4 years ago

I miss my Roadshow, but I sold it to a mate so I can still play it when go to his place. so its not all bad...

#44 4 years ago

I never thought id miss my White Water but recently I kinda do. I find it to easy but love the overall package.

#45 4 years ago

The Medieval Madness at the Hall of Fame in Vegas used to be mine, so I'll say, that one. Last I saw, it still had the custom instruction cards I put in it.

#46 4 years ago

Lotr ... Twice

Sigh.

#47 4 years ago

CV I love that game with the home rom, prices also doubled since I sold it so I am not gonna buy another one.

#49 4 years ago

Star Trip. Not that easy to find but someone offered me money I could not refuse for it.

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