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Re: Big Box 2017
« Reply #15 on: July 12, 2017, 05:27:50 AM »
Thankfully a replacement cloth bag arrived today  ;D

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Re: Big Box 2017
« Reply #16 on: July 13, 2017, 01:50:33 PM »
Looks like 999 Games here in Holland announced it as well:

https://www.999games.nl/carcassonne-big-box-3.html

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Re: Big Box 2017
« Reply #17 on: July 26, 2017, 09:24:06 AM »
Usually big boxes are not available on cundco, am I right?

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Re: Big Box 2017
« Reply #18 on: July 26, 2017, 10:10:31 AM »
They used to be when in stock...theyve been out of stock forever

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Re: Big Box 2017
« Reply #19 on: July 26, 2017, 11:45:38 AM »
Ok thank you

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Re: Big Box 2017
« Reply #20 on: July 26, 2017, 11:50:25 AM »
If i read it correctly, the price is in CHF, so it will be around £40, or around €45 for the box. I'd say a very good price for the game with 11 expansions!
I'm gonna have to keep it on my watchlist im afraid...
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Re: Big Box 2017
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Re: Big Box 2017
« Reply #22 on: July 26, 2017, 10:57:36 PM »
Grrrrr just when I thought my collection was COMPLETE $$$
PM me for for a list of remaining items from the Carcassonne Shoppe.

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Re: Big Box 2017
« Reply #23 on: July 27, 2017, 12:39:03 AM »
I won't deny it, gonna go buy it. But this big box is a pure rip off.

11 "expansions" including The River and The Abbot as such. Aside from two large expansions the rest are mini expansions.
  The price here in Sweden will be as much or more as buying everything separate.
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Re: Big Box 2017
« Reply #24 on: July 27, 2017, 01:18:08 AM »
This is exciting news. Hopefully this means that it will be released by Christmas in the USA. Now the only main expansions with no ZMAN announcement are 6,8, and 9 as 7 is not set to be reprinted as of now.
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Re: Big Box 2017
« Reply #25 on: July 27, 2017, 02:04:52 AM »
I won't deny it, gonna go buy it. But this big box is a pure rip off.

11 "expansions" including The River and The Abbot as such. Aside from two large expansions the rest are mini expansions.
  The price here in Sweden will be as much or more as buying everything separate.

Really? I thought the price was gonna be alright, or will the price in Sweden be much higher? Normally the base game (€20), and 2 big expansions (€13 each) is about as much as the big box already, so if the price shown will be true, it will be a good price i recon. I don't know the prices in Sweden of course, but it would surprise me if everything together would be cheaper to buy separately.

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Re: Big Box 2017
« Reply #26 on: July 27, 2017, 02:35:25 AM »
20 Euro Base game incl River and Abbot
10 Euro each big expansion
25 Euro Minis complete
Totaling 55 Euro

Big box cost 65-85 Euro.

These prices are based on Big Box 3 and following releases.

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Re: Big Box 2017
« Reply #27 on: July 27, 2017, 03:55:10 AM »
Hang on, the Big Box contains 2 large expansions:

20 + 10 + 10 + 25  = 65 Euros.

Good luck finding the minis for 25Euros - the new edition are not in print and only announced in the Big Box.
Given this is a reprint of BigBox 4 I think that's a better comparison.

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Re: Big Box 2017
« Reply #28 on: July 27, 2017, 04:20:22 AM »
Hang on, the Big Box contains 2 large expansions:

20 + 10 + 10 + 25  = 65 Euros.

Good luck finding the minis for 25Euros - the new edition are not in print and only announced in the Big Box.
Given this is a reprint of BigBox 4 I think that's a better comparison.

Ah, forgot to count it twice.

As mentioned in another thread, I can acquire 3000 complete sets of minis for roughly 25 Euro each, but they are not in English.

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Re: Big Box 2017
« Reply #29 on: July 27, 2017, 05:55:51 AM »
A mega game with just the minis and no base game?? That would be mentally exhausting I think. 

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