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Why you should own a fake anime figurine.

Fake anime figures are the best in the world!

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Fake Saber from Fate Stay Night Series

Here are 2 main reasons why you should own fake anime figures.

1. Fake anime figures are cheap!

Anime figurines, scale figures, Nendoroids, figma and many more figurines are EXPENSIVE.

All I want is to collect and display my favorite collectible figure. Who the hell can afford a $60-$300 figure every other month!? It is certainly not a good feeling to have one’s wallet to bleed like a waterfall.

1/7 Saber Alter, Fate series, fate stay night
You can get this for USD$50 on Aliexpress compared to official sources of USD$160 and above.

Isn’t it easier to buy off replicates off online marketplaces like Aliexpress or Taobao where the figurines are so much cheaper?

Yes you are right, it is cheaper.

One can find a knock-off online for 1/3 of its original price. Not even 1/3. You can expect 1/5 on certain occasions. This is so much easier on the wallet.

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Carousell Experience with Desudesu

Anime figures, toys and merchandise
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How to deal anime figures on Carousell?

I can’t believe it has been 4 years since I started out selling anime figures, merchandise and toys on the platform Carousell. Carousell is a tech start-up created by a group of Singaporeans in 2012 as a platform to facilitate Consumer-to-Consumer purchases – basically C2C.

Gosh, I am starting to remember my days in university understanding and explaining these business terms.

These are things that you should know before going into the app too deep!

  1. Carousell users do not only post listings to sell
  2. The Carousell community is rife with fraud, shady dealers
  3. Deal at your own risk
  4. Negotiations are the norm in Carousell
  5. What does ‘convenience’ mean at Carousell?
  6. Shipping Costs
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