Eh it says 10.99 if I try to buy it…
My wife/kids got me the HC for Xmas 2014, and I lost it on my bookshelf. Hauled it out this week while head-cold-avoiding-computer-work and am moderately resentful that I lost it.
Canadian link =) same price
thanks for sharing!
Well guess the deal is not world wide then…
£3.99 in the UK. First they don’t let us watch John Oliver, and now this.
Supply a US billing address for your credit card, and they will happily process your payment. (Delaware Mailboxes, LLC, 1400 Peoples Plaza is a popular one to use.)
If you have qualms about this, keep in mind that Amazon’s geoblocker will still prevent you from buying music and that Amazon could quickly put a stop to this if they wanted to.
This shits me no end. I can buy digital games & books through Amazon, but they refuse to let me buy songs - even with gift cards - if I don’t have an American credit card on my account.
Top work there, protect the artists from all of that money I was going to throw their way.
After reading this post I tried to buy this as a gift for my girlfriend, and I wasn’t allowed to.
Not sure if more disappointed with BoingBoing, Amazon or modern life in general…
Go with modern life in general… that covers it all.
$16.19 for me
$8.56 for me in NZ.
What she said.
And if you’re still disappointed in boingboing let me know!
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Because Amazon does IP detection and deals are country specific.
WE BOUGHT HIM FAIR AND SQUARE.
In USD or NZD? If NZD I had no idea it was so overvalued
USD. I’d get quoted NZD on checkout, which would be just shy of NZ$13.
Either Amazon is soaking me or all customers in Japan