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    Quote Originally Posted by StevieM View Post
    Any idea when the 'unwanted'/t-shirt swapped out prizes will be up for grabs? Still got my eye on one of those trackball thingimajigs.
    Soon my friend soooooon.

    Taking care of prize shippery first then we'll be releasing the freebies one at a time gradually throughout November so's not to cause a stampede. I'll be giving a headsup to the Stocktobians on this thread before we post in the classified section so you'll have a decent chance of bagging something you might have missed during the month.

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    Gonna need a truck to deliver the number of prizes I won.
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    Any chance of some additional sweets with the prizes ?

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    Quote Originally Posted by mac_shinobi View Post
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    Any chance of some additional sweets with the prizes ?
    ^ this.

    I got 8 lots of Haribo last time. I've got none so far...

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    Quote Originally Posted by mac_shinobi View Post
    @VeryPC

    Any chance of some additional sweets with the prizes ?
    Quote Originally Posted by X-13 View Post
    ^ this.

    I got 8 lots of Haribo last time. I've got none so far...
    Right old bunch of moochers ain't ya'!

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    Quote Originally Posted by sparkeh View Post
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    Gonna need a truck to deliver the number of prizes I won.
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    Yeah, a Tonka truck:



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    Quote Originally Posted by X-13 View Post
    ^ this.

    I got 8 lots of Haribo last time. I've got none so far...
    I will trade you the star prize and game for a wodge of sweets lol

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    Quote Originally Posted by mac_shinobi View Post
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    Any chance of some additional sweets with the prizes ?
    You just wait and see what turns up.

    Clue: Everyone gets sweeties!

    Al

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    Quote Originally Posted by VeryPC View Post
    You just wait and see what turns up.

    Clue: Everyone gets sweeties!

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    Wooop WOOOOP - Al is on the case !!!

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    Quote Originally Posted by Rawns View Post
    Right old bunch of moochers ain't ya'!
    Hey man... Haribo is a requirement for new game marathons.

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    I'm just looking forward to my big box of sweets

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    Quote Originally Posted by VeryPC View Post
    Yeah, a Tonka truck:



    Al
    That is awesome! I want!

    Quote Originally Posted by VeryPC View Post
    You just wait and see what turns up.

    Clue: Everyone gets sweeties!

    Al
    Errm... Is it too much to ask for vegetarian sweets? (Haribo are not you see). :-)

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    Quote Originally Posted by sparkeh View Post
    That is awesome! I want!
    If only it was a real thing that existed in more than pixel form. If it was I'd paint 'Al' on the side of it and go and live up a mountain.

    Quote Originally Posted by sparkeh View Post
    Errm... Is it too much to ask for vegetarian sweets? (Haribo are not you see). :-)
    Veggie sweets - got it.

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    Just noticed the latest numbers for the thread:



    Looking more and more likely that we'll beat the total number of views for Stocktober 1 quite soon now. I thought that we'd have difficulty catching up when we were still 15,000-ish away with only a week and a bit left of the actual STOCKTOBER2! month left, but like @X-13 said way back in the thread, the views carry on after October is over.

    Previous stats: This was capped on 23/10/2013:


    Wonder where it'll be in a year's time so this thread is as old then as the original is now?

    Interestingly, the figures for Stocktober TOS were sitting happily and steady at about 44,500 a few weeks back (no cap, but I think this would have been early October 2013 when I was looking at what targets we had to beat), but it looks like a few of you have been reviewing the shenanigans of last year recently and it's had a 2K jump since then.

    Keep going people, we're not far from making this the awesomest Stocktober thread by all possible numerical measures!

    Cheers,

    Al

    EDIT - I love doing the stats when they keep saying biggerer betterer bosserer
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    Just posting to acknowledge yet another view on this thread to add to the stats - I love stats too Al!

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