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Old 09 May 2007, 17:05   #1
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"Amiga Retailers"

http://www.amiga.com/news/index.php?art=26

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We will be working with the Amiga retailers over the coming weeks to solidify launch and support plans
How many "Amiga retailers" are left in the world after 15 years absence of any kind of hardware? If billyboy picks up the phone and talks for 30 minutes to each and every one, he'll be done within a couple of hours at the most
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Old 09 May 2007, 17:47   #2
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Probably more than most people think:

http://wiki.abime.net/amiga:shops

BUT they needn't froth at the mouth (unless AI owes them money) as Bill's just putting on a show for the benefit of the judge and jury that will preside over court proceedings against Hyperion and the peeps they signed a deal with at the City of Kent.
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Old 09 May 2007, 20:21   #3
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Amiga Inc. : Hi, I'm from Amiga Inc. and we have some new hardware we'll be shipping in the next couple of months. Would Sir be interested in partaking?

Retailer : <silence>

Amiga Inc. : Hello hello is anyone there?

Retailer : I think you've got the wrong number

Amiga Inc. : Hi, this is Bill the Amiga Inc. president your call is important to us - we also have a selection of 6 super games which we currently sell!

Retailer : <hangs up>

Amiga Inc. : Bugger, nobody believes us Doris (secretary to bill)
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Old 10 May 2007, 01:45   #5
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Do all these Amiga shops just sell there old stock backwards and forwards between each other?
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Old 10 May 2007, 03:07   #6
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Amiga Inc. : Hi, I'm from Amiga Inc. and we have some new hardware we'll be shipping in the next couple of months. Would Sir be interested in partaking?

Retailer : <silence>

Amiga Inc. : Hello hello is anyone there?

Retailer : I think you've got the wrong number

Amiga Inc. : Hi, this is Bill the Amiga Inc. president your call is important to us - we also have a selection of 6 super games which we currently sell!

Retailer : <hangs up>

Amiga Inc. : Bugger, nobody believes us Doris (secretary to bill)
Funny and sadly true. Maybe the Angry Video Game Nerd wants to test the new hardware.
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