Welcome to the thirteenth update in my zero to one Million gold Challenge. You can find the original post here and my earlier updates here.
- Fresh server (Twilight’s Hammer EU)
- No transfered battlepets
- No transfered gold
- One account only
- Get to One Million Gold
- /played since last update: 1.5 hours
- /played total: 1 day 13 hours
- Level: 73
- Total gold: 319 gold
- Total AH value: 84 329 gold
- Total gold Acquired: 90 587 gold
- Total gold spent: 71 587 Gold
What did I do?
This week I have been shopping items at an even more ridiculous pace. I want to have all my gold invested in materials or items that will increase in demand once Wednesday and the release of Tomb of Sargeras rolls around. I have been focusing primarily on items that are kind of hard to flood the Auction House with, cut gems and Potion of Prolonged power being the main culprit. I also buy a ton of herbs to keep around until the increased demand for flasks and potions pushes up the herb prices.
Even though my gold and AH value is way down I am not worried. A ton of my inventory is just sitting in my bags now waiting for Wednesday.
Sales have been a bit slow this week, mostly because I am stockpiling the items I have for Wednesday. We can see that assorted drops and the tailoring shirts I crafted back in the first week are still selling well. The most surprising sale this week has to be the Golden Draenites at 280 gold each. I just got them randomly from some Fel Iron deposits. Some old world mats are apparently in absolutely crazy demand.
We can also see that I had some very good sales on some bars from mining. I did dip my toe into buying both silver and Thorium ore and it has already paid off well! Sadly I am actually capped by my capital at the moment so I can’t sink any more gold into ores at this point.
The Fjarnskaggl I did sell was at a decent resale price, but not crazy as you can see below. The main reason for this is primarily because I bought a ton more Fjarn this week at higher prices than before to stock for Tomb. I just wish I hade more gold to drive into the market, but I don’t.
Here we can see all the stuff I have stocked for the raid release. The main thing is of course 1500 Fjarnskaggl at a market value of about 36k. I hope to sell them for even more. Then I have about 200 Potions of Prolonged Power and a couple each of the most valuable cut rare gems. I bought the gems over the weekend at about DBmarket. Hopefully we will see the same level of price spike as we did when Nighthold released.
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