Mobile games are expected to account for 72% global mobile revenue in 2018!
Is it true about what people say about mobile games? Check out this article here to find out more.
Once in a while, a good mobile game comes along on the Android/iOS market. I will download it and get the pre-registration bonus. From the train/bus to work or home, mobile games have strategically adapted to consumer behavior, allowing people to play anytime, anywhere.
Do you do this as well? Personally, I think mobile games are a great way to zone out and be in one’s world in public spaces. However, too many people are playing it even when crossing the road!
There was a point of time I was hooked on to Township because of its crazy developmental capabilities as a strategic town development kind of game. For instance, I recall playing a variety of game like Brave Frontier, Final Fantasy: Brave Evius, Metal Slug, Angels of Fire and many more.
As promised, here is a detailed list of tips before you buy anything on Carousell. This should help you when buying expensive anime figurines on Carousell.
Read up about my overall experience on Carousell here. As much as you would want to buy on impulse, please do go through this checklist mentally and exercise these necessary due diligence!
Here is a summary:
Do your research
Check the reviews and authenticity of the seller
Ask for Photos
Find out how to deal
Double check the product before proceeding with payment
1) Do your research
Research is about everything. Do check out these useful tips!
Am I getting a good price for this item?
You can start your research on the usual retail price through anime merchandise websites such as Good Smile, Amiami, Hobbylink Japan, 1999. Some of these sites display their prices with Yen or USD.
I would use my Oanda Currency Converter app or do a quick Google search to get the prices in SGD with about +/- 3-5% deviation. Local banks websites also have conversion applications. 3-5% deviation happens because your debit/credit card will have surcharge for paying in foreign currency.
Try adding the items into cart and see how much the costs add up, in terms of shipping, taxes and other costs. This would give you a good estimate of the price.