Phinds!

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This is a ‘holy shit find’ I got a few weeks back and just never got around to posting. If you look at the price tag in the photo below you can see that I paid all of $3.95 for this game. Compare that to the Ebay auctions I searched just today where it is going for in the area of $130 US and you could say that I got a pretty good deal.
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They key difference between this ludicrously priced version of the Game Cube Phantasy Star Online Episodes I & II and the not-so ludicrously priced version is the little word “plus” after the title.

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The “plus” version of the GCN title was released in far fewer quantities than the original and includes areas and upgrades that were previously available online-only, and as such this version is highly sought after by hardcore fans of the Phantasy Star Online series.

While I am not the biggest fan of PSO, I am a huge fan of the original Genesis RPGs. Suffice to say, I am pretty psyched to add this to my collection. The amazing thing is, I got the original Phantasy Star Online for the Game Cube (which goes for around $50 now) at the same store a few years back for the same price.

So that makes 2 games I have found on the cheap from the racketboy.com “Most Valuable Game Cube Games” list in the past month, the other being DDR: Mario Mix. Three cheers for me!

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