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Re: Pricing Games Around The World
« Reply #15 on: March 03, 2019, 04:12:32 AM »
I like the Netherlands set because of the "eggcrate" type display.

I agree - I love that giant display for the numbers.  Reminds me a bit of how big Buy Or Sell's numbers were. 

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Re: Pricing Games Around The World
« Reply #16 on: March 03, 2019, 01:44:20 PM »
I think the France 88 vane display is kinda neat too.  Also the AUS 2012 version just seems so......cheap.

One fun comparison is how the sets look compared to the American counterpart.  Any Number basically is the same styled prop (based on the year), but since baseball isn't all that common around the world, 3 Strikes looks way different.
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Re: Pricing Games Around The World
« Reply #17 on: March 03, 2019, 05:30:11 PM »
Also the AUS 2012 version just seems so......cheap.
This was, unfortunately, par for the course when it came to that iteration.
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Re: Pricing Games Around The World
« Reply #18 on: March 06, 2019, 09:28:58 PM »
Punch-A-Bunch
https://imgur.com/JLwVjc2 or see attachment

- We get a look here at Moldova's version of The Price Is Right, one of the more unique series.  It perhaps has the cheapest, smallest overall set of any version and the Punchboard is used for their bonus round at the end of the show.  The TPIR theme is also looped in the background of the entire show.
- The Australian version of the game was called 'Wonder Wall'

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Re: Pricing Games Around The World
« Reply #19 on: March 06, 2019, 10:59:30 PM »
Most of these sets look at least somewhat similar to the US versions, with Indonesia's being nearly a carbon copy of the 2nd version of our Punch a Bunch set. Spain's set being circular is certainly different. The Netherlands '00s set makes me think of a mix of Pick a Pair and our original Punch a Bunch set.

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Re: Pricing Games Around The World
« Reply #20 on: March 07, 2019, 04:54:30 AM »
And it seems that the one from Down Under in 2012 had far fewer holes than ours does here: only 24, as compared to our 50.

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Re: Pricing Games Around The World
« Reply #21 on: March 07, 2019, 08:29:05 AM »
I'd want to be a contestant on the Moldova TPIR. Much easier to win top prize! 1988 Spain certainly broke the mold with their circular gameboard. The 1988 France is actually quite bland; it leaves much to be desired. Leslie's UK with the bubble letters is fairly nice. The 1999 Mexico set has some very funky letters.

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I walk into Barker's Bargain Bar to find some deals. I notice the men's department and encounter some Temptation. I go over and look at some t-shirts trying to figure out which one is 1/2 Off. One shirt has Five Price Tags on it for some reason so I must go to the price scanner to find out which is the One Right Price. Next I go over to the slacks and see a sign, "2 for the Price of 1." I figure the Clearance Sale price is around $40 each. Seeing that it's a good deal, I Take Two. Time is running short, so I hurry over to the shoes department to see if I can Pick a Pair for my meeting tomorrow. I find the perfect shoes, hurry back to the Check-Out and hand the clothes to the clerk so she can ring them up. She tells me the Actual Retail Price for all the items, and I discover...

THE PRICE IS RIGHT!

Have a nice day.

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Re: Pricing Games Around The World
« Reply #22 on: March 07, 2019, 10:49:06 PM »
Do Money Game

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Re: Pricing Games Around The World
« Reply #23 on: March 08, 2019, 01:22:12 AM »
I'd want to be a contestant on the Moldova TPIR. Much easier to win top prize!

Until you realize that the top prize is $1,180 :-)

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Re: Pricing Games Around The World
« Reply #24 on: March 08, 2019, 08:07:41 AM »
Until you realize that the top prize is $1,180 :-)

If someone came up to you and said, "Pick a number from 1-12. Guess right, you get $1000." I'd say those are pretty good odds, don't you?  :)
I walk into Barker's Bargain Bar to find some deals. I notice the men's department and encounter some Temptation. I go over and look at some t-shirts trying to figure out which one is 1/2 Off. One shirt has Five Price Tags on it for some reason so I must go to the price scanner to find out which is the One Right Price. Next I go over to the slacks and see a sign, "2 for the Price of 1." I figure the Clearance Sale price is around $40 each. Seeing that it's a good deal, I Take Two. Time is running short, so I hurry over to the shoes department to see if I can Pick a Pair for my meeting tomorrow. I find the perfect shoes, hurry back to the Check-Out and hand the clothes to the clerk so she can ring them up. She tells me the Actual Retail Price for all the items, and I discover...

THE PRICE IS RIGHT!

Have a nice day.

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Re: Pricing Games Around The World
« Reply #25 on: March 08, 2019, 08:49:57 PM »
Do Money Game

He'll do Money Game when and if he gets to it.
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Re: Pricing Games Around The World
« Reply #26 on: March 08, 2019, 09:54:29 PM »
- We get a look here at Moldova's version of The Price Is Right, one of the more unique series.  It perhaps has the cheapest, smallest overall set of any version and the Punchboard is used for their bonus round at the end of the show.  The TPIR theme is also looped in the background of the entire show.
- The Australian version of the game was called 'Wonder Wall'

     In other words, Moldova would be the PiR from Hell and make the current Drew Price look like game-show gold. 

     But even their set looks like a masterpiece compared to Spain '88.  That's a serious WTFudge.

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Re: Pricing Games Around The World
« Reply #27 on: March 09, 2019, 05:31:50 AM »
I wonder what the 'check-out' pricing game looks like around the world.

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Re: Pricing Games Around The World
« Reply #28 on: March 09, 2019, 09:02:55 AM »
Two 4-prizers:

Danger Price
https://imgur.com/B6lBUqe or see attachment

Take Two
https://imgur.com/zVBA9vz or see attachment

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Re: Pricing Games Around The World
« Reply #29 on: March 09, 2019, 09:30:50 AM »
What in the world is up with Netherlands '00's Danger Price?

I like Pakistan's Take Two.