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Posted: 23 May 2018, 15:09 

I have a few thoughts on this:

First and foremost I hope this isn’t any kind of complaint because you are the biggest power broker of (what you say are) expensive rare discs I know of. (I don’t get around much.) I’m trying to figure out how you’re not complaining about yourself. And don’t even think about denying it because you have TONS of posts, some of the best here to be honest, that detail every irrelevant variation of disc for acts NOBODY BUYS in the general record market anymore that you say trade hands for values that seem bonkers to me. The question you’re asking us...it’s the same one I have for you.

In addition to that, I don’t have much to add. The high roller LD world is your domain. When I got into it (1992) people just paid retail or less unless the title was especially rare and in demand, like Five Star Stories used to be. For the most part the whole “rich-ass big time collector guy” thing didn’t happen until the noobs jumped in, which was right around 2006 I’d speculate. I don’t collect what they collect so I have no clue what motivates them or why they are so obsessed with making sure LD is expensive forever. They are opportunist speculator noobs and there isn’t much lower in the mind of more long term stable fans in a scene. They ruined comic books in the 90s, moved into Beenie Babies and now seem to deal mostly in old video games.

Ask the people you buy and sell from, that would be the best bet for an answer. I’d wager you won’t get anywhere with that though. What you seem to indicate is problem isn’t even something these people will understand as a concept. This kind of weird behavior is really only observable by people who don’t display it. The affected think it’s perfectly sane to raise the price on everything every time you sell one because that’s the way it’s always been, even way way WAY back in 2006 (years after the format was dead btw).

Keep in mind that your very very impressive collection of music titles is completely worthless to the majority of planet earth because most major label music acts of the 80s and 90s are gone. Even the genres are unrecognizable. There is ZERO hair metal on American radio now and all the indie rock and underground dance and hip hop that shaped the current scene is almost totally unrepresented on LD since LD was mainly just for rich acts on huge labels. If you’re buying and selling $300 discs all day then you’re as embedded as it gets. Start doing interviews and find out if that weirdo who just dropped $700 on a Whitney Houston greatest hits discs with a weird barcode is maybe an alien in disguise or something.

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Posted: 16 Apr 2019, 14:41 

Different story in Japan, however they would almost certainly be optically censored.

Good example!

Was wondering why this didn't show up on the IMDB automated list and... that's because of a bug.

I claimed that only the "first 100" were trimmed but that meant the "first 100 parsed on the IMDb page", not the "first 100 in chronological order".

To fix that I'm now offering both options if the count goes above 100: first 100 or last 100 by chronological order .

Now the SILD-87076 titles is showing up.

Cache memory is still of 7 days.

Julien

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Posted: 16 Apr 2019, 15:25 

Talk Dirty to Me 3 also with Traci
https://files.injapan.ru/proxy/picture?url=http%3A%2F%2Fauctions.c.yimg.jp%2Fimg383.auctions.yahoo.co.jp%2Fusers%2F7%2F9%2F7%2F9%2Fkaidashiya_co_ltd-img600x450-1417547702dewdyp10481.jpg&signature=0157fa7edb556ee0647f75de1f3b6b41bdcba8e5

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Posted: 16 Apr 2019, 17:47 

Curious to know where the title 'Big Breasts' was referenced from for SILD-88073, since the sleeve picture is obviously Perfect Fit . Was it translated from an obi or is there an alternative Japanese title on the back cover?

I took it from an online listing before someone added the cover, didn't realize the name was completely wrong.

Just updated!

Julien
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