Bargain Bricks: Episode 2 – You Bought 12 Alien DJs?!?

Bargain Bricks: Episode 2 is here and I am already breaking the mold a bit. When I started planning this series, the goal was to find retired sets I had missed out on from my childhood or dark ages. Last week, we looked at the Pirates Chess set, which I scored for $66 CAD. While I promise a return to the original planned format next week, this week I am sharing a bargain purchase of another sort.

Bargain Bricks: Episode 2 - Some of my Alien DJ BeatBoxes.

We all know the Vidiyo theme flopped recently. Consequently, Vidiyo sets have populated the liquidation racks of late. I had nothing but problems with my first Vidiyo experience, and I thought the Beatboxes were overpriced. After that first attempt, I didn’t touch the theme until the liquidations came around. I always wanted the Alien DJ, I just did not want to spend $25 on it. I bought one when they went on sale, and reviewed it a while back. Since then, I bought a few more at $9.00 CAD each. I want a little army of these guys. Find out more in the episode below!

Until next time,

-Tom

Bargain Bricks: Episode 2 – You Bought 12 Alien DJs?!?

Original Set Details

  • NAME: Alien DJ BeatBox
  • SET #: 43104
  • THEME: Vidiyo
  • COST: $24.99 CAD
  • BRICK COUNT: 73
  • MINIFIGURES: 1
  • RELEASE DATE: March 1, 2021
  • COST/BRICK: $0.34/brick (expensive)
  • BRICK-TO-FIG RATIO: 73 bricks/fig (great fig count for a set this size)

March 2022 Details

  • I PAID: $9.00 CAD / BeatBox
  • COST/BRICK: $0.12/brick (good value)
  • SHIPPING: free
  • COST/BRICK WITH SHIPPING: N/A
  • BRICKLINK AVERAGE: $13.75 CAD / BeatBox

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