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2017 SDCC Exclusive (signed by R& D) Lot

Am I the only one excited by the Egyptian themed art in Magic now? I can't be. It's gorgeous. Featuring all 5 of the central, monocolour Planeswalkers, plus Nicol Bolos himself, this item was released exclusively for San Diego Comic Con 2017 and features art by Vincent Proze. Oh, but if your chance there, you can still get it here. Oh, and it comes with a beautiful Bolas poster by Brandon Holt signed by the entire R&D team. Oh, and it comes with a bundle of Ixalan. Oh and you should definitely be trying to take this one home.

Generously donated by Wizards of the Coast. more...

Winning Bid:
Sampy for $4,200.00
WoTC Office Meet & Greet

Do you want to meet Mark Rosewater? Chris Perkins? Elaine Chase? Mike Mearls? Or someone else at Wizards? Wizards can make that happen for you and up to one guest!
If you win this item, Wizards will coordinate with you on a date in 2018 for your visit, and they’ll do their best to ensure members of the company who you’d like to meet are able to come and spend some time chatting with you and possibly gaming with you.

Things not included in this prize:
· No airfare to Seattle
· No riding Mitzi the dragon
· No tours of Off-Limit sections of the office
· No guarantee you can see everyone you want more...

Winning Bid:
NickTheDM for $2,575.00
MtG Inspired Lotus Quilt

Can't afford a black lotus card? Why not cuddle up in your own black lotus inspired quilt, or simply hang it up as a decoration. At 40x60 this handmade quilt is perfect for either. We've even inlcluded a couple of easter eggs. One is an obvious nod; the other is a little harder. more...

Winning Bid:
Mr_Horrible for $4,545.00
Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild Cross Stitch

Gaze out over scenic Hyrule with an embroidered version of the game's iconic cover image. Ignore the Bokoblins that are definitely not sneaking up behind you and the benign-looking Guardian buried just off to the side.

You're fine. Probably.
...You've still got an unbroken sword or two in your inventory though, right?

This piece measures roughly 13x13 inches. It is made up of 31320 stitches in 76 different colours, and took roughly 260 hours to sew, along with another 40-50 hours to design the pattern and select the colours. It has been custom framed in conservation masterpiece acrylic, which is lightweight more...

Winning Bid:
for $6,665.00
Foolish Frog Original Artwork by Ken (Value Added) Steacy! B^)

PLEASE NOTE: At the request of Ken Steacy, and with the permission of Child's Play, 50% of the donations for this item will go to the Desert Bus organizing team, in recognition of their efforts in putting on this event. The other 50% will go to Child's Play. More information is available here.

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This is one of the weirdest jorbs Ken ever did, for a Japanese company that provided English-language learning programs for kids, business people, and international travellers! more...

Winning Bid:
Kiyote for $2,552.25
Megapowers Original Artwork by Ken (Value Added) Steacy! B^)

PLEASE NOTE: At the request of Ken Steacy, and with the permission of Child's Play, 50% of the donations for this item will go to the Desert Bus organizing team, in recognition of their efforts in putting on this event. The other 50% will go to Child's Play. More information is available here.

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A mega-pile of originals from this fabulous Edutainment (Entertaining comics in service of education) book that demystifies physics in terms of super-powers - ZAP! more...

Winning Bid:
H-moon for $2,260.00
TMNT Magazine Fairy Tale Original Artwork by Ken (Value Added) Steacy! B^)

PLEASE NOTE: At the request of Ken Steacy, and with the permission of Child's Play, 50% of the donations for this item will go to the Desert Bus organizing team, in recognition of their efforts in putting on this event. The other 50% will go to Child's Play. More information is available here.

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Created as framing devices for short stories wa-ay back in 1992, you get your pick of one of these fabulous 13x18" airbrushed illos! more...

Winning Bid:
I_am_Clockwork for $2,500.00
Astro Boy Original Artwork by Ken (Value Added) Steacy! B^)

PLEASE NOTE: At the request of Ken Steacy, and with the permission of Child's Play, 50% of the donations for this item will go to the Desert Bus organizing team, in recognition of their efforts in putting on this event. The other 50% will go to Child's Play. More information is available here.

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A super-special dinosaur-themed issue with a storied past is all part of his HUGE lot! more...

Winning Bid:
The_Powerful_2 for $4,096.00
Gaming Original Artwork Lot by Ken (Value Added) Steacy!

PLEASE NOTE: At the request of Ken Steacy, and with the permission of Child's Play, 50% of the donations for this item will go to the Desert Bus organizing team, in recognition of their efforts in putting on this event. The other 50% will go to Child's Play. More information is available here.

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This is the last of the original box-art sketches Ken did for various games back in the day. BONUS! Super-special surprise with extra value added! more...

Winning Bid:
for $3,800.00
Commissioned Full Colour Portrait Painting by Ken (Value Added) Steacy! B^)

PLEASE NOTE: At the request of Ken Steacy, and with the permission of Child's Play, 50% of the donations for this item will go to the Desert Bus organizing team, in recognition of their efforts in putting on this event. The other 50% will go to Child's Play. More information is available here.

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This is the BIG one, and is specially themed this year for all you Dungeons & Dragons fans out there! more...

Winning Bid:
Anonymouse for $6,510.00
Super Secret Project Special Item by Ken (Value Added) Steacy! B^)

PLEASE NOTE: At the request of Ken Steacy, and with the permission of Child's Play, 50% of the donations for this item will go to the Desert Bus organizing team, in recognition of their efforts in putting on this event. The other 50% will go to Child's Play. More information is available here.

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Which may or may not have something to do with a story published on Canada's 150th birthday this year - just sayin'! more...

Winning Bid:
corran__horn for $3,553.00
Desert Bus 10 hardcover photo book #1

It may be Desert Bus 2017 now, new decade new numbering, but we still like to look back and reflect on past Desert Busses from time to time, mixing them together in a haze of fatigue-riddled memory. Here, though, is a way to visually remind yourself of what things happened at Desert Bus 10. You'll have a handy memory-jogger and a very limited edition piece of DB10 history with this amazing professionally printed, hardcover photo book! You can re-visit the all the experiences, surprises, and of course dancing again and again in full color glory from the comfort of your couch. There will only be THREE hardcovers of this ever book printed! 1 of more...

Winning Bid:
Sampy for $5,700.00
Foil Uncut Sheet of Ixalan - Rare & Mythics

The creme de la creme of our uncut Ixalan sheets — Rare and Mythics. With 100% foil Rare and Mythic cards, this is absolutely worth putting in a frame. And, sure, maybe you could battle your way to the top of a championship in hopes of winning it. Or maybe you could get it here and now.

Generously donated by Wizards of the Coast. more...

Winning Bid:
ElementalAlchemist for $5,000.00
Desert Bus 2017 official poster (large size)

ATTN: Exact auction time TBD. This will be the final live auction of Desert Bus, a couple hours before the end of the run... whenever that may turn out to be!

Mike Lunsford remains undefeated by the Desert Bus madness!. He is back again, along with his magical drawing skills and ability to stay awake for longer than is probably safe! He'll be drawing the Desert Bus 2017 poster, As Is Tradition, commemorating the people and events of this year's run. Small prints will be available for purchase after the run, but this auction is for the one and only large-sized copy that will be printed. Comes with a certificate of authenticity.
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Winning Bid:
ekimekim for $5,000.69