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Need $100,000 dollars? not a problem if you have an Iphone 5 with Flappy Birds installed!!


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Initial post: 11 Feb 2014 11:10:31 GMT
The world has officially gone mental !!

http://www.geek.com/apple/iphone-5-with-flappy-bird-installed-selling-for-100000-on-ebay-1584497/

I saw mate of mine selling a Samsung galaxy S2, THE S2 !!! for £500 on a local facebook selling site. When I asked him if he had gone mental he said its because it has the (free) game "Flappy Bird" on it. Then said that some Iphones are selling for thousands.

I told him id seen the story (see link above) but that's America we know they are mental, but he assures me it is happening over here too.

Is this real, are people really selling phones for hundreds of pounds over their street value because of one crappy game? is anyone really buying them ?

I know Flappy Bird has been taken off the App store and you cant get it, but for god sake its the most simple little game ever made. Someone could make a another pretty much identical in a heartbeat?

Anyone on here hoping to make it rich by selling their Flappy Bird enhanced phone ?

Posted on 11 Feb 2014 11:29:39 GMT
Carl says:
Joel made me delete it when I couldn't beat his score. It's only right that he now gives me £100,000.

Posted on 11 Feb 2014 11:32:51 GMT
MintFox says:
It's one of these crazy situations where you tell someone mega rich they can't have something and they beg to differ. If someone wanted to give me a couple of grand for my phone I'd quite happily part with it, buy a new one and book a holiday.

No flappy birds on it but it's a nice phone with a picture of me and Joan Rivers included in the memory.

Posted on 11 Feb 2014 11:36:45 GMT
Carl says:
My phone still has a picture of Paul's mother spread eagled on it so technically it still has 'Flappy Bird' on it.

Gentleman, start the bidding.

Posted on 11 Feb 2014 12:12:40 GMT
Bunga says:
Carl, surely you should be paying us in that case?

In reply to an earlier post on 11 Feb 2014 14:00:53 GMT
This is probably just fallout from the $100k Nes World Championship cart. It's ridiculous the news agencies that reported it didn't do a follow up telling the public the auction was hijacked and the serious bidders dropped off at $3000....

A quick search on eBay and you can see how people now think they're now sat on gold mines.

£2.6m Flappy Bird iPhone 5
http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/Iphone5s-Gold-32gb-Flappy-Bird-Installed-/181322087614?pt=UK_PC_Video_Games_Video_Games_JS&hash=item2a37a37cbe

£100,000 Goldeneye 64 cart
http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/N64-Game-Goldeneye-007-James-Bond-Nintendo-64-Cartridge-/151069652826?pt=UK_PC_Video_Games_Video_Games_JS&hash=item232c73f75a

£10,000 Pagemaster Snes
http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/SNES-The-Pagemaster-Super-Nintendo-Game-Of-The-Film-Boxed-Manual-Macauley-Culkin-/151183185738?pt=UK_PC_Video_Games_Video_Games_JS&hash=item233338574a

£10,000 Psycho Pinball Mega Drive Cart
http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/Psycho-Pinball-Sega-Mega-Drive-BOXED-Complete-Game-/151069666896?pt=UK_PC_Video_Games_Video_Games_JS&hash=item232c742e50

£2900 Aliens Colonial Marines
http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/Aliens-Colonial-Marines-Collectors-Edition-Xbox-360-Game-BRAND-NEW-SEALED-/271391633126?pt=UK_PC_Video_Games_Video_Games_JS&hash=item3f3033aee6

There is also hundreds of Flabby Bird iPhones on ebay now, who would actually pay for £10k for this? I imagine it's just a bunch of kids who have no idea about the value of money....

Posted on 11 Feb 2014 14:06:12 GMT
http://offer.ebay.co.uk/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewBids&_trksid=p2047675.l2565&rt=nc&item=281260574925

In reply to an earlier post on 11 Feb 2014 15:01:41 GMT
Last edited by the author on 11 Feb 2014 15:13:48 GMT
Ha ha ha the Aliens Colonial Marines guy is optimistic, GAME is currently selling it brand new for £3! lol

What makes me laugh ive just seen one IPhone 5 with Flap bird for £213,000 and £4.19 delivery ! ... Cheeky gits they are thinking of charging someone £200 grand for £500 phone, and they still cant thrown in free delivery, I mean that's just greedy ; )

In reply to an earlier post on 11 Feb 2014 15:10:50 GMT
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In reply to an earlier post on 11 Feb 2014 15:18:08 GMT
MajPanik says:
"Used daily with no Tissues"

In reply to an earlier post on 11 Feb 2014 15:29:55 GMT
^^^ lol I don't think that would be much of selling feature !

In reply to an earlier post on 11 Feb 2014 15:50:11 GMT
MajPanik says:
They might respect your honesty though :)

Posted on 11 Feb 2014 18:03:48 GMT
Mike E says:
I always thought this game was a poor version of the helicopter game anyway
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