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PlayerAuctions is a digital marketplace that connects buyers and sellers of gaming products. Founded in 1999 by gaming enthusiasts, we have grown to become a leading eCommerce platform for trading virtual gaming products.

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An introduction to Magic The Gathering

We are super excited at how popular the product trading cards have been on our Marketplace. To help kick things on a little further here is a quick checklist […]

byPlayerAuctions|04 Jul 2014|News

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Eve Online: What is the sandbox?

A guide to the sandbox and other things you need to know about Eve Online. What is the Sandbox? Sandbox is a term many of you will have heard […]

byPlayerAuctions|27 Jun 2014|Others


Magic The Gathering, The re-print

The Digital and Tangible Ramifications of the Magic The Gathering Re-print Policy. Chris Kuehl is the COO of  MTGOAcademy, a leading Magic gathering retailer on PlayerAuctions. He has played Magic: […]

byPlayerAuctions|20 Jun 2014|Others


WildStar Online.

Bringing New Ideas to an Old Genre. Another MMORPG is now listed on PlayerAuctions. We are pleased to announce the launch of WildStar Online to the PlayerAuctions Marektplace. The […]

byPlayerAuctions|13 Jun 2014|Others


Enter our Summer Fan ART competition. Over 10 prizes up for grabs!!

The weather does different things to different people. We’re no exception here at PlayerAuctions; at the first sight of summer we decide to run… an fan art competition!! Overview […]

byPlayerAuctions|10 Jun 2014|News

Payment Centre: Payment Options and Diversification

Introduction: The PlayerAuctions team has been processing payments since the MUD days. We manage roughly $12 million in transaction value annually for millions of customers in 30+ countries. What’s […]

byPlayerAuctions|06 Jun 2014|News


How to Sell Paper Trading Cards

You wanna sell the paper trading cards on PlayerAuctions right? We are very excited to announce a new addition to our marketplace: Trading Cards. In this post we will […]

byPlayerAuctions|30 May 2014|Others

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Path of Exile: Intro to Skills Gems

So what is POE Skill Gems? Skills in RPG’s follow a somewhat traditional path. Skills are acquired as a basic or low level and through experience the user moves […]


Guild Wars 2: A Guide to Professions

Guild Wars 2 exploded onto the MMO scene back in 2012 like a force of nature. It quickly became the fastest selling MMO of all time. The game offers […]

byPlayerAuctions|15 May 2014|Others


Virtual Economy: Secure Real Money Trading – The Hub PlayerAuctions

Safe Trading in Virtual Economy in Real Money Trading. Jason Hayward is a Marketing & Gaming Industry veteran who has held senior positions in both agency and client side environments. […]

byPlayerAuctions|15 May 2014|Others

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Runescape Quest Guide – A compilation by PlayerAuctions

Runescape Quest Guide are the stuff of folklore. And if you don’t know your novices from your grandmasters or you medium quests from your very, very long quests well things could […]

byPlayerAuctions|08 May 2014|RuneScape


PA Research Collaboration with the Oxford Internet Institute

PlayerAuctions is pleased to announce a key collaboration with the Oxford Internet Institute. A research to examine the social and economic impact of gaming by Oxford Internet Institute. Guest […]

byPlayerAuctions|04 May 2014|Others


Elder Scrolls Online: A Beginners Guide to Skills?

So we have been happily burning the midnight oil here at PlayerAuctions. over the last few weeks thanks to the much-anticipated release of Elder Scrolls Online. Last month we […]

byPlayerAuctions|02 May 2014|Others


Blood Brothers – Which Character should you choose?

The first, and possibly most important, thing you do in ‘Blood Brothers’ is to pick a character. You need to select your character carefully. There is no beating around […]

byPlayerAuctions|25 Apr 2014|Others

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Game of the Week: Runescape 3

Runescape 3 is well and truly one of the elder statesman of the MMORPG genre. Released way back in January 2001, the franchise has become something of a fixture […]

byPlayerAuctions|17 Apr 2014|RuneScape