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That guy must never have talked to a girl let alone marry one...

Fixed. He should not be allowed in the gene pool, not even in the shallow end...

Although to be honest when I imagine having more money than I could ever need I can see why people would buy things like this. Yes it is stupid, but if you already have everything else, why not?
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Why are people always so harsh on people for this? It's not different than when people drop ridiculous amounts of money on paintings or beefing up their cars. Obviously they don't need it, but it's their passion/hobby making it worth it to them. Though I would never drop anywhere near that amount of money on a not released game considering good chance it won't be the best weapon obtainable, making it only for show.

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foreveralone.jpg


 

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Shows how he's not gonna get laid by doing this lol.


 

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That guy must never have talked to a girl let alone marry one...


 

Let's be a little more realistic here. If the guy could afford to pay 16k for a virtual sword I'm pretty sure he could afford a hooker, or even a wife, lol. To some people on this planet 16k is more like £16.

 

The article doesn't state if it's US dollars or Hong Kong dollars though.
 

 

 


Edited by Lifeshield - 12/28/11 at 1:27pm
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ummmm.... what. Guess the rich need to spend it on something right? I mean there are gold dispensers in Dubai that make much more sense than this...
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Does this sword have any special attributes? For 16k I would hope it makes him invincible and 1-hit kills everyone that even looks at him.
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Does this sword have any special attributes? For 16k I would hope it makes him invincible and 1-hit kills everyone that even looks at him.



I thought the Blade of Chuck Norris was only available in WoW. biggrin.gif

 

 

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That's a lot of hookers and blow.

Depends on the quality of each product involved wink.gif
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That's a lot of hookers and blow.

Depends on the quality of each product involved wink.gif



If I was spending 16k on a hooker then it better be Rihanna or Holly Valance.

 

 

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What if the game sucks?
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If I was spending 16k on a hooker then it better be Rihanna or Holly Valance.


hahaha. thumb.gif
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