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Rags to Riches: MapleLegends FM Challenge

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    Rags to Riches: MapleLegends FM Challenge

    Story


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    While countless adventurers sought thrills and battles in the vast world of MapleLegends, Coorie, a peculiar character, opted for a different path. Blessed with a mischievous nature and an affinity for the art of merchandising, Coorie discovered her true passion within the bustling hub of the Free Market. It was there that she found solace amidst the lively chatter of traders, the clinking of meso, and the enchanting array of rare items.

    For Coorie, the Free Market became her playground, her canvas for creative entrepreneurship. The vibrant atmosphere and the promise of boundless opportunities compelled her to forgo traditional MapleLegends quests and monster battles. Instead, she saw the Free Market as a realm brimming with untapped potential—a world where her keen eye for deals and her knack for negotiation could thrive.

    The prospect of building a meso empire through the art of merchandising within the Free Market filled Coorie's heart with excitement. She yearned to master the intricacies of supply and demand, to decipher the secrets of market trends, and to create a legacy based on her astute business acumen.

    Coorie embraced the notion of transforming herself into a legendary merchant, standing out amidst the vast sea of adventurers. With every transaction and every successful deal, she aimed to carve her name in the annals of MapleLegends history, demonstrating that fortunes could be amassed not only through swords and spells, but also through the power of trade and commerce.


    Jump To


    Day 61 - The Final Chapter
    Day 62 - Greedy Exploitation on Mistakes
    Day 63 - Time to Speed Things Up

    Day 64 - More Budget Hunts and Shoerprises
    Day 65 - The Market Game and Inching Towards the Goal
    Day 66 - Rotating Strategy and Trade Secret Revealed
    Day 67 - Sniping After Maintenance and Owl Search Tip
    Day 68 - The Final Stretch
    Day 69 - A Nice Haul and Trickeries Unveiled
    Day 69.5 - Inching Closer to the Ultimate Goal
    Day 70 - Rags No More


    Goal

    Coorie's objective is to possess a total of 2 billion meso, commencing with an initial sum of 1 million meso, solely through the practice of merchandising, scrolling and transactions within the MapleLegends Free Market.
    Side Goals - NEW!

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    Coorie's excitement is palpable as she reveals her plans for an exhilarating adventure in the MapleLegends world. Her goal of amassing 2 billion meso will serve as her ultimate fortune, granting her the freedom to fully immerse herself in the game without the constant burden of gearing up. With her Free Market Challenges underway, Coorie seizes the opportunity to make basic preparations by acquiring the necessary gear in advance. This strategic approach ensures that she can embark on her journey with confidence and focus solely on the thrilling adventures that await her.

    "Full Speed Ahead" - Total Speed: 27 | Jump: 11

    As a warrior who thrives in close-quarters combat, Coorie understands the importance of swift and agile movement on the battlefield. To address this concern, she has devised a plan to create a set of speed/jump gears that will enhance her mobility and allow her to maneuver effortlessly from one location to another, and swiftly strike from one monster to another.

    ☐ Hat - Speed: 0 | Jump: 0
    Nothing Yet.

    ☑ Face - Speed: 0 | Jump: 5
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    Acquired at: 4,999,999 meso

    ☐ Cape - Speed: 0 | Jump: 0
    Nothing Yet.

    ☑ Clothes - Speed: 11 | Jump: 0
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    Acquired at: 555,555 meso

    ☑ Shoes - Speed: 16 | Jump: 6
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    Acquired at: TBA

    "Hitting the Mark" - Total Accuracy: 47 | DEX: 38
    Acknowledging the importance of hitting her targets with precision, Coorie recognizes that agility alone won't guarantee success in battle. To ensure she can effectively defeat every monster she encounters during her adventure, she plans to collect a set of accuracy gears. These gears will enhance her accuracy, enabling her attacks to land with precision and maximize her damage output. By investing in accuracy gears, Coorie aims to train efficiently at the best possible locations, making the most of her time and efforts.

    ☑ Hat - Accuracy: 37 | DEX: 23
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    Acquired at: 6,966,663 meso

    ☑ Ear - Accuracy: 0 | DEX: 4
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    Acquired at: 888,888 meso

    ☑ Eye - Accuracy: 10 | DEX: 0
    [​IMG]
    Acquired at: 3,514,440 meso

    ☑ Face - Accuracy: 0 | DEX: 2
    [​IMG]
    Acquired at: 4,999,999 meso

    ☑ Cape - Accuracy: 0 | DEX: 4
    [​IMG]
    Acquired at: 349,998 meso.

    ☑ Gloves - Accuracy: 10 | DEX: 9
    [​IMG]
    Acquired at: 104,241 meso

    ☑ Clothes - Accuracy: 7 | DEX: 13
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    Acquired at: 555,555 meso

    "Blades of Destiny" - Levels Covered: 20, 35, 50, 70
    Now Coorie sets her sights on acquiring weapons to unleash her fury upon her foes. She isn't seeking anything extravagant, just a reliable weapon to get her through her adventures. Coorie has a particular fondness for swords, finding them incredibly cool and versatile, whether it's a one-handed sword paired with a shield or a powerful two-handed sword.

    ☑ 1H Sword - Level: 20 | W.Att: 43 | STR: 5
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    Acquired at: 1,239,992 meso

    ☑ 1H Sword - Level: 35 | W.Att: 68 | STR: 8
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    Acquired at: 1,510,332 meso

    ☑ 1H Sword - Level: 70 | W.Att: 98 | STR: 5
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    Acquired at: 999,999 meso

    ☑ Shield - Level: 10 | W.Att: 3 | STR: 10
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    Acquired at: 999,999 meso

    ☑ Shield - Level: 64 | W.Att: 5 | STR: 4
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    Acquired at: 999,999 meso

    2H Sword - Level: 50 | W.Att: 78 | STR: 8 | DEX: 2
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    Acquired at: 499,999 meso

    "Fun Gimmicks"
    Sometimes Coorie comes across weapons that aren't swords, like maces, axes, polearms, or spears, but that's perfectly fine because Coorie can still utilize them. After all, a little fun and variety never hurt anyone, right?

    ☑ Polearm - Level: 48 | W.Att: 82 | STR: 2 | DEX: 8 | ACC: 13
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    Acquired at: 1,199,997 meso

    ☑ Polearm - Level: 60 | W.Att: 94 | STR: 3 | DEX: 8 | ACC: 13
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    Acquired at: 604,997 meso

    ☑ Spear - Level: 85 | W.Att: 97 | STR: 2 | ACC: 11
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    Acquired at: 249,999 meso

    Rules
    1. Meso acquisition outside of the Free Market, such as quest rewards, mob drops, or gachapon tickets, is not allowed.
    2. It is permissible to both sell items obtained from the Free Market to NPCs and purchase items from NPCs.
    3. Accepting free items or meso in the Free Market from other players is permissible within reasonable circumstances, such as instances where friendly players voluntarily offer items or meso as an act of goodwill.
    4. Engaging in manipulated transactions to artificially increase meso count is not allowed.
    5. Only one store is permissible to be set up at any given time.

    Milestones

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    ☑ A Small Loan - Possessed 1 million meso (Day 0)
    ☑ Rising Beginnings - Possessed 2 million meso (Day 2)
    ☑ Steady Progress - Possessed 5 million meso (Day 7)
    The First Leap - Possessed 10 million meso (Day 8)

    ☑ Quarter of a Journey - Possessed 25 million meso (Day 11)
    ☑ Halfway There - Possessed 50 million meso (Day 15)
    ☑ Fortune 88 - Possessed 88 million meso (Day 33)
    ☑ The Meso Milestone - Possessed 100 million meso (Day 38)

    ☑ Quarter Billion Triumph - Possessed 250 million meso (Day 43)
    ☑ Half a Billion Victory - Possessed 500 million meso (Day 44)
    ☑ Lucky 888 - Possessed 888 million meso (Day 50)
    ☑ The Billionaire's Mark - Possessed 1,000 million meso (Day 58)

    ☑ Beyond a Billion and a Quarter - Possessed 1,250 million meso (Day 66)
    ☑ The Final Stretch - Possessed 1,500 million meso (Day 68)
    ☑ Enchanting 1,888 - Possessed 1,888 million meso (Day 69)
    Ultimate Fortune: 2 Billion Meso - Possessed 2,000 million meso (Day 70)


    Achievements

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    "Meso Fortune Heights" - Highest Sale: 234,500,000 meso

    Coorie sets her sights on reaching the pinnacle of success within the Free Market by aiming for the highest sale price ever achieved in a single transaction. She meticulously researches high-value items, strategically positions them in her listings, and engages in skilled negotiation to attract discerning buyers. This achievement highlights Coorie's keen understanding of market dynamics and her ability to achieve extraordinary sale prices.

    "Meso Whirlwind" - Highest Profit: 130,331,113 meso
    Coorie sets forth on a quest to achieve mastery in maximizing profits through a single investment within the Free Market. Her goal is to buy items at a favorable price and swiftly resell them at a higher value, maximizing her profits. This achievement showcases Coorie's keen eye for undervalued items, her ability to negotiate advantageous purchases, and her knack for quickly identifying potential buyers willing to pay a premium price.

    "Enchanting Fingers" - Self-Scrolled Profits: 1,253,735,400 meso
    Coorie's relentless commitment to refining her scrolling skills is evident in her unwavering dedication. With meticulous precision, she carefully handpicks the finest materials, refines her techniques, and infuses her items with the enchanting essence of her scrolls. The result is a collection of highly coveted and profitable gears that are in high demand within the Free Market.

    Stats

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    Code:
    Current Meso :  2,000,046,124
    Spent Meso   : -3,202,149,371
    Earned Meso  :  5,201,195,495
    
    Code:
    Start Meso  :  1,000,000
    Spent Meso  : -1,255,758
    Earned Meso :  1,039,750
    End Meso    :  783,992
    
    Code:
    Start Meso  :  783,992
    Spent Meso  : -2,383,329
    Earned Meso :  2,040,000
    End Meso    :  440,663
    
    Milestone Achieved:
    ☑ Rising Beginnings - Possessed 2 million meso

    New Record:
    "Meso Whirlwind" - Highest Profit: 1,425,000 meso
    Code:
    Start Meso  :  440,663
    Spent Meso  : -1,295,634
    Earned Meso :  1,861,000
    End Meso    :  1,006,029
    
    Code:
    Start Meso  :  1,006,029
    Spent Meso  : -839,999
    Earned Meso :  229,684
    End Meso    :  395,714
    
    Code:
    Start Meso  :  395,714
    Spent Meso  : -347,283
    Earned Meso :  1,485,550
    End Meso    :  1,533,981
    
    Code:
    Start Meso  :  1,533,981
    Spent Meso  : -2,149,997
    Earned Meso :  2,476,500
    End Meso    :  1,860,484
    
    New Record:
    "Meso Whirlwind" - Highest Profit: 1,555,000 meso
    Code:
    Start Meso  :  1,860,484
    Spent Meso  : -5,144,999
    Earned Meso :  4,680,000
    End Meso    :  1,395,485
    
    Milestone Achieved:
    ☑ Steady Progress - Possessed 5 million meso
    Code:
    Start Meso  :  1,395,485
    Spent Meso  : -7,000,000
    Earned Meso :  9,828,000
    End Meso    :  4,223,485
    
    Milestone Achieved:
    ☑ The First Leap - Possessed 10 million meso

    New Records:
    "Meso Fortune Heights" - Highest Sale: 7,500,000 meso
    "Meso Whirlwind" - Highest Profit: 2,312,501 meso
    Code:
    Start Meso  :  4,223,485
    Spent Meso  : -600,000
    Earned Meso :  10,937,698
    End Meso    :  14,561,183
    
    New Records:
    "Meso Fortune Heights" - Highest Sale: 10,200,000 meso
    "Meso Whirlwind" - Highest Profit: 2,945,001 meso
    Code:
    Start Meso  :  14,561,183
    Spent Meso  : -10,859,994
    Earned Meso :  214,500
    End Meso    :  3,915,689
    
    Code:
    Start Meso  :  3,915,689
    Spent Meso  : -22,999,999
    Earned Meso :  21,450,000
    End Meso    :  2,365,690
    
    Milestone Achieved:
    ☑ Quarter of a Journey - Possessed 25 million meso

    New Records:
    "Meso Fortune Heights" - Highest Sale: 22,000,000 meso
    "Meso Whirlwind" - Highest Profit: 14,450,000 meso
    Code:
    Start Meso  :  2,365,690
    Spent Meso  : -19,199,997
    Earned Meso :  42,900,000
    End Meso    :  26,065,693
    
    Code:
    Start Meso  :  26,065,693
    Spent Meso  : -8,149,999
    Earned Meso :  0
    End Meso    :  17,915,694
    
    Code:
    Start Meso  :  17,915,694
    Spent Meso  : -525,000
    Earned Meso :  0
    End Meso    :  17,390,694
    
    Code:
    Start Meso  :  17,390,694
    Spent Meso  : -12,767,083
    Earned Meso :  39,109,500
    End Meso    :  43,733,111
    
    Milestone Achieved:
    ☑ Halfway There - Possessed 50 million meso

    New Records:
    "Meso Fortune Heights" - Highest Sale: 32,000,000 meso
    "Meso Whirlwind" - Highest Profit: 23,050,001 meso
    "Enchanting Fingers" - Self-Scrolled Profits: +24,525,001 meso
    Code:
    Start Meso  :  43,733,111
    Spent Meso  : -0
    Earned Meso :  19,695,000
    End Meso    :  63,428,111
    
    Code:
    Start Meso  :  63,428,111
    Spent Meso  : -60,999,999
    Earned Meso :  5,265,000
    End Meso    :  7,693,112
    
    Code:
    Start Meso  :  7,693,112
    Spent Meso  : -14,999,999
    Earned Meso :  69,811,250
    End Meso    :  62,504,363
    
    New Record:
    "Enchanting Fingers" - Self-Scrolled Profits: 31,350,000 meso (+6,824,999 meso)
    Code:
    Start Meso  :  62,504,363
    Spent Meso  : -999,999
    Earned Meso :  0
    End Meso    :  61,504,364
    
    Code:
    Start Meso  :  61,504,364
    Spent Meso  : -44,194,440
    Earned Meso :  0
    End Meso    :  17,309,924
    
    Code:
    Start Meso  :  17,309,924
    Spent Meso  : -8,349,998
    Earned Meso :  1,950,000
    End Meso    :  10,909,926
    
    Code:
    Start Meso  :  10,909,926
    Spent Meso  : -0
    Earned Meso :  0
    End Meso    :  10,909,926
    
    Code:
    Start Meso  :  10,909,926
    Spent Meso  : -40,499,998
    Earned Meso :  38,512,500
    End Meso    :  8,922,428
    
    Code:
    Start Meso  :  8,922,428
    Spent Meso  : -3,883,328
    Earned Meso :  33,052,500
    End Meso    :  38,091,600
    
    Code:
    Start Meso  :  38,091,600
    Spent Meso  : -8,477,772
    Earned Meso :  10,725,000
    End Meso    :  40,338,828
    
    Code:
    Start Meso  :  40,338,828
    Spent Meso  : -6,299,974
    Earned Meso :  0
    End Meso    :  34,038,854
    
    Code:
    Start Meso  :  34,038,854
    Spent Meso  : -7,485,635
    Earned Meso :  43,143,750
    End Meso    :  69,696,969
    
    Hidden Achievement:
    "Nice" - Possessed 69,696,969 meso
    Code:
    Start Meso  :  69,696,969
    Spent Meso  : -0
    Earned Meso :  0
    End Meso    :  69,696,969
    
    Code:
    Start Meso  :  69,696,969
    Spent Meso  : -970,000
    Earned Meso :  0
    End Meso    :  68,726,969
    
    Code:
    Start Meso  :  68,726,969
    Spent Meso  : -44,588,882
    Earned Meso :  34,905,000
    End Meso    :  59,043,087
    
    New Record:
    "Enchanting Fingers" - Self-Scrolled Profits: 48,761,114 meso (+17,411,114 meso)
    Code:
    Start Meso  :  59,043,087
    Spent Meso  : -34,942,337
    Earned Meso :  44,525,000
    End Meso    :  68,525,750
    
    New Record:
    "Enchanting Fingers" - Self-Scrolled Profits: 55,597,225 meso (+6,836,111 meso)
    Code:
    Start Meso  :  68,525,750
    Spent Meso  : -69,616,523
    Earned Meso :  6,435,000
    End Meso    :  5,444,227
    
    Code:
    Start Meso  :  5,444,227
    Spent Meso  : -25,903,436
    Earned Meso :  22,812,906
    End Meso    :  2,353,697
    
    New Record:
    "Enchanting Fingers" - Self-Scrolled Profits: 60,663,918 meso (+5,066,693 meso)
    Code:
    Start Meso  :  2,353,697
    Spent Meso  : -31,188,998
    Earned Meso :  101,624,989
    End Meso    :  72,789,688
    
    New Record:
    "Enchanting Fingers" - Self-Scrolled Profits: 68,766,702 meso (+8,102,784 meso)
    Code:
    Start Meso  :  72,789,688
    Spent Meso  : -35,116,664
    Earned Meso :  54,036,645
    End Meso    :  91,709,669
    
    Milestone Achieved:
    ☑ Fortune 88 - Possessed 88 million meso
    Code:
    Start Meso  :  91,709,669
    Spent Meso  : -67,601,246
    Earned Meso :  0
    End Meso    :  24,108,423
    
    Code:
    Start Meso  :  24,108,423
    Spent Meso  : -20,198,887
    Earned Meso :  0
    End Meso    :  3,909,536
    
    Code:
    Start Meso  :  3,909,536
    Spent Meso  : -12,615,526
    Earned Meso :  54,895,830
    End Meso    :  46,189,840
    
    New Record:
    "Enchanting Fingers" - Self-Scrolled Profits: 74,105,597 meso (+5,338,895 meso)
    Code:
    Start Meso  :  46,189,840
    Spent Meso  : -68,779,981
    Earned Meso :  57,308,333
    End Meso    :  34,718,192
    
    Code:
    Start Meso  :  34,718,192
    Spent Meso  : -40,636,687
    Earned Meso :  117,616,602
    End Meso    :  111,698,107
    
    Milestone Achieved:
    ☑ The Meso Milestone - Possessed 100 million meso

    New Records:
    "Meso Fortune Heights" - Highest Sale: 83,333,325 meso
    "Enchanting Fingers" - Self-Scrolled Profits: 85,789,067 meso (+11,683,470 meso)
    Code:
    Start Meso  :  111,698,107
    Spent Meso  : -42,199,998
    Earned Meso :  113,392,500
    End Meso    :  182,890,609
    
    New Records:
    "Meso Fortune Heights" - Highest Sale: 98,000,000 meso
    "Meso Whirlwind" - Highest Profit: 107,233,470 meso
    "Enchanting Fingers" - Self-Scrolled Profits: 181,339,067 meso (+95,550,000 meso)
    Code:
    Start Meso  :  182,890,609
    Spent Meso  : -125,419,094
    Earned Meso :  91,725,000
    End Meso    :  149,196,515
    
    New Records:
    "Meso Whirlwind" - Highest Profit: 112,108,470 meso
    "Enchanting Fingers" - Self-Scrolled Profits: 192,679,354 meso (+11,340,287 meso)
    Code:
    Start Meso  :  149,196,515
    Spent Meso  : -53,872,216
    Earned Meso :  93,405,000
    End Meso    :  188,999,299
    
    Code:
    Start Meso  :  188,999,299
    Spent Meso  : -99,583,924
    Earned Meso :  0
    End Meso    :  89,415,375
    
    Code:
    Start Meso  :  111,698,107
    Spent Meso  : -42,966,662
    Earned Meso :  225,176,250
    End Meso    :  271,624,963
    
    Milestone Achieved:
    ☑ Quarter Billion Triumph - Possessed 250 million meso

    New Records:
    "Meso Fortune Heights" - Highest Sale: 172,000,000 meso
    "Enchanting Fingers" - Self-Scrolled Profits: 268,504,221 meso (+75,824,867 meso)
    Code:
    Start Meso  :  271,624,963
    Spent Meso  : -16,399,996
    Earned Meso :  276,607,500
    End Meso    :  534,269,967
    
    Milestone Achieved:
    ☑ Half a Billion Victory - Possessed 500 million meso

    New Record:
    "Enchanting Fingers" - Self-Scrolled Profits: 395,640,297 meso (+127,136,076 meso)
    Code:
    Start Meso  :  531,832,467
    Spent Meso  : -22,222,217
    Earned Meso :  35,295,000
    End Meso    :  544,905,250
    
    Code:
    Start Meso  :  544,905,250
    Spent Meso  : -97,177,875
    Earned Meso :  105,300,000
    End Meso    :  553,027,375
    
    New Records:
    "Meso Whirlwind" - Highest Profit: 118,291,076 meso
    "Enchanting Fingers" - Self-Scrolled Profits: 498,015,297 meso (+102,375,000 meso)
    Code:
    Start Meso  :  553,027,375
    Spent Meso  : -21,850,000
    Earned Meso :  135,720,000
    End Meso    :  666,897,375
    
    Code:
    Start Meso  :  666,897,375
    Spent Meso  : -31,588,878
    Earned Meso :  8,070,000
    End Meso    :  643,108,497
    
    Code:
    Start Meso  :  643,108,497
    Spent Meso  : -36,499,997
    Earned Meso :  214,500,000
    End Meso    :  821,108,500
    
    New Records:
    "Meso Fortune Heights" - Highest Sale: 220,000,000 meso
    "Meso Whirlwind" - Highest Profit: 126,091,076 meso
    "Enchanting Fingers" - Self-Scrolled Profits: 693,378,255 meso (+195,362,958 meso)
    Code:
    Start Meso  :  821,108,500
    Spent Meso  : -103,026,861
    Earned Meso :  169,747,500
    End Meso    :  887,829,139
    
    Milestone Achieved:
    ☑ Lucky 888 - Possessed 888 million meso

    New Record:
    "Enchanting Fingers" - Self-Scrolled Profits: 710,928,255 meso (+17,550,000 meso)
    Code:
    Start Meso  :  887,829,139
    Spent Meso  : -108,715,306
    Earned Meso :  53,010,000
    End Meso    :  832,123,833
    
    Code:
    Start Meso  :  832,123,833
    Spent Meso  : -95,508,570
    Earned Meso :  151,125,000
    End Meso    :  887,740,263
    
    New Record:
    "Enchanting Fingers" - Self-Scrolled Profits: 745,516,785 meso (+34,588,530 meso)
    Code:
    Start Meso  :  887,740,263
    Spent Meso  : -311,005,551
    Earned Meso :  1,950,000
    End Meso    :  578,684,712
    
    Hidden Achievement:
    "Unfortunate Fool" - Gained 80 Prestigious Coins From Mysterious Coin Pouch 5
    Code:
    Start Meso  :  578,684,712
    Spent Meso  : -216,152,173
    Earned Meso :  326,625,000
    End Meso    :  689,157,539
    
    Code:
    Start Meso  :  689,157,539
    Spent Meso  : -97,061,893
    Earned Meso :  130,747,500
    End Meso    :  722,843,146
    
    New Record:
    "Enchanting Fingers" - Self-Scrolled Profits: 862,516,785 meso (+117,000,000 meso)
    Code:
    Start Meso  :  722,843,146
    Spent Meso  : -16,499,993
    Earned Meso :  23,156,250
    End Meso    :  729,499,403
    
    New Record:
    "Enchanting Fingers" - Self-Scrolled Profits: 868,854,285 meso (+6,337,500 meso)
    Code:
    Start Meso  :  729,499,403
    Spent Meso  : -0
    Earned Meso :  0
    End Meso    :  729,499,403
    
    Code:
    Start Meso  :  729,499,403
    Spent Meso  : -143,183,323
    Earned Meso :  197,535,000
    End Meso    :  783,851,080
    
    New Record:
    "Enchanting Fingers" - Self-Scrolled Profits: 898,104,285 meso (+29,250,000 meso)
    Code:
    Start Meso  :  783,851,080
    Spent Meso  : -156,499,990
    Earned Meso :  8,092,500
    End Meso    :  635,443,590
    
    Code:
    Start Meso  :  635,443,590
    Spent Meso  : -13,252,567
    Earned Meso :  452,790,000
    End Meso    :  1,074,981,023
    
    Milestone Achieved:
    ☑ The Billionaire's Mark - Possessed 1,000 million meso

    New Records:
    "Meso Fortune Heights" - Highest Sale: 230,000,000 meso
    "Meso Whirlwind" - Highest Profit: 130,331,113 meso
    "Enchanting Fingers" - Self-Scrolled Profits: 1,142,685,398 meso (+244,581,113 meso)
    Code:
    Start Meso  :  1,074,981,023
    Spent Meso  : -207,333,329
    Earned Meso :  4,875,000
    End Meso    :  872,522,694
    
    Code:
    Start Meso  :  872,522,694
    Spent Meso  : -5,199,994
    Earned Meso :  240,337,500
    End Meso    :  1,107,660,200
    
    New Record:
    "Meso Fortune Heights" - Highest Sale: 234,500,000 meso
    Code:
    Start Meso  :  1,107,660,200
    Spent Meso  : -4,500,000
    Earned Meso :  0
    End Meso    :  1,103,160,200
    
    Code:
    Start Meso  :  1,103,160,200
    Spent Meso  : -14,566,663
    Earned Meso :  128,602,500
    End Meso    :  1,217,196,037
    
    New Record:
    "Enchanting Fingers" - Self-Scrolled Profits: 1,243,985,400 meso (+101,300,002 meso)
    Code:
    Start Meso  :  1,217,196,037
    Spent Meso  : -749,998
    Earned Meso :  17,452,500
    End Meso    :  1,233,898,539
    
    New Record:
    "Enchanting Fingers" - Self-Scrolled Profits: 1,253,735,400 meso (+9,750,000 meso)
    Code:
    Start Meso  :  1,233,898,539
    Spent Meso  : -31,161,658
    Earned Meso :  3,120,000
    End Meso    :  1,205,856,881
    
    Code:
    Start Meso  :  1,205,856,881
    Spent Meso  : -14,764,500
    Earned Meso :  14,820,000
    End Meso    :  1,205,912,381
    
    Code:
    Start Meso  :  1,205,912,381
    Spent Meso  : -25,102,452
    Earned Meso :  75,616,667
    End Meso    :  1,256,426,596
    
    Milestone Achieved:
    ☑ Beyond a Billion and a Quarter - Possessed 1,250 million meso
    Code:
    Start Meso  :  1,256,426,596
    Spent Meso  : -12,099,999
    Earned Meso :  16,965,000
    End Meso    :  1,261,291,597
    
    Code:
    Start Meso  :  1,261,291,597
    Spent Meso  : -31,203,206
    Earned Meso :  284,700,001
    End Meso    :  1,514,788,392
    
    Milestone Achieved:
    ☑ The Final Stretch - Possessed 1,500 million meso
    Code:
    Start Meso  :  1,514,788,392
    Spent Meso  : -258,911,109
    Earned Meso :  511,192,500
    End Meso    :  1,767,069,783
    
    Milestone Achieved:
    ☑ Enchanting 1,888 - Possessed 1,888 million meso
    Code:
    Start Meso  :  1,767,069,783
    Spent Meso  : -1,999,999
    Earned Meso :  231,076,340
    End Meso    :  1,996,146,124
    
    Code:
    Start Meso  :  1,996,146,124
    Spent Meso  : -0
    Earned Meso :  3,900,000
    End Meso    :  2,000,046,124
    
    Milestone Achieved:
    ☑ Ultimate Fortune: 2 Billion Meso - Possessed 2,000 million meso

    Expectation

    Anticipate a delightful and leisurely journey throughout this challenge with Coorie, as updates to the forum thread will be posted approximately none, once or twice per week. Embrace the enjoyment of a relaxed pace, allowing for ample time to savor each milestone and savor the excitement that unfolds with every step of the way.

    Disclaimer

    There may be slight discrepancies from picture to picture, such as the meso amounts or the display of item stats requirements. It's important to note that these variations occur because some snapshots were taken with the assistance of another character and rearranged to enhance the storytelling experience.

    While the overall essence of the journey and Coorie's experiences remains authentic and true, the specific details captured in the images might not precisely align with every aspect of the narrative. Nevertheless, the intention behind these snapshots is to provide visual context and add an extra layer of immersion to the story.

    So, as you continue following Coorie's adventure, please bear in mind that the images are carefully curated to enhance the storytelling process, and any minor deviations should be taken with a pinch of salt. The focus remains on the captivating tale of a determined merchant navigating the world of deals, gambles, and unexpected surprises.

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    Day x - Result
    Code:
    Start Meso  :  0
    Spent Meso  : -0
    Earned Meso :  0
    End Meso    :  0
    
    Milestone Achieved:
    ☑ Milestone Title - Possessed x million meso

    New Records:
    "Meso Fortune Heights" - Highest Sale: 0 meso
    "Meso Whirlwind" - Highest Profit: 0 meso
    "Enchanting Fingers" - Self-Scrolled Profits: 0 meso (+0 meso)

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    This looks like it could be a really fun challenge and I look forward to reading updates from you :)
     
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    Day 1 - Snagging Opportunities and Building Fortune

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    On the first day with the MapleLegends Library at her disposal, Coorie eagerly scanned the market listings, searching for items that were priced below their true value and could be sold to NPCs for a profit. Even if the profit was as small as 1 meso, Coorie understood the importance of every meso earned in this endeavor.

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    With a sharp eye and a keen sense of opportunity, she snagged a handful of Dark Crystal Ores and Gold Plates that were listed below their NPC price, ensuring a quick infusion of mesos into her growing coffers.

    Coorie also made her first foray into the fame market, selling her first fame at a modest yet respectable price of 150k meso. It was a small but significant step toward building her fortune.

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    The highlight of Coorie's first day came when she stumbled upon a pair of Fallen Leaf Earrings boasting a remarkable 2 magic attack clean. Priced at 525k meso, Coorie saw the potential for a substantial profit. With fingers crossed and hopes high, she acquired the earrings, eagerly anticipating a future sale that could yield a profit of at least 1 million meso.

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    Excitement filled Coorie's heart as she closed her successful first day in the challenge. With a strategic blend of utilizing the MapleLegends Library, snatching up undervalued items, venturing into the fame market, and investing in potentially lucrative equipment, Coorie had set the stage for her path to meso greatness. The journey had just begun, and she was determined to turn each opportunity into a stepping stone towards her ultimate goal of 2 billion meso.


    Day 1 - Result
    Code:
    Start Meso  :  1,000,000
    Spent Meso  : -1,255,758
    Earned Meso :  1,039,750
    End Meso    :  783,992
    
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    Day 2 - A Mix of Missed Opportunities and Promising Finds

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    Coorie embarked on her second day of the challenge with renewed determination, eager to capitalize on the bustling Maplelegends Free Market. However, she couldn't help but feel a pang of regret as she discovered a few missed deals. The Yellow Adventurer Cape, priced at a mere 1 million meso but with an estimated value of 2 to 3 million, had slipped through her fingers. Similarly, a perfect attack clean Gold Double Knife, priced at 888k meso, held the potential for a significant profit at an expected value of at least 2.5 million meso. Coorie also lamented the loss of some underpriced Dark Crystal Ores that had already been snatched up by someone else.

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    Nevertheless, Coorie's spirits were lifted as she stumbled upon items that held promising potential. A 3 DEX clean Purple Marker priced at 333k meso caught her attention, suggesting a potential value of up to 1.5 million meso. Additionally, she discovered two pairs of 5/4 Blue Anelins, which she believed could fetch approximately 1 million meso each in the market. Lastly, Coorie was thrilled to come across a Gloves for Magic Attack 10% scroll, priced at 1 million meso but potentially worth at least 1.5 million meso.

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    But the highlight of her second day was the remarkable outcome of her previous investment. Remember the 2 magic attack Fallen Leaf Earrings she had acquired? They were sold for a staggering 2 million meso, resulting in a hefty profit of 1.425 million meso after tax. It was a thrilling moment for Coorie, as the success of her initial investment validated her instincts and fuelled her motivation to seek further lucrative opportunities. With the 2 million meso milestone now behind her, Coorie set her sights on the next exciting phase of her adventure.

    As Coorie reflected on her second day's journey, she recognized the importance of staying vigilant, acting swiftly, and learning from missed opportunities. With each experience, her knowledge and intuition grew, preparing her for future triumphs in the MapleLengends Free Market. Undeterred by setbacks, she remained determined to amass the wealth required to reach her ambitious goal of 2 billion meso.

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    Day 2 had its ups and downs, but Coorie's unwavering spirit and keen eye for profitable deals propelled her forward. The adventure continued, promising more thrilling discoveries, strategic maneuvers, and, ultimately, the realization of her meso fortune.


    Day 2 - Result
    Code:
    Start Meso  :  783,992
    Spent Meso  : -2,383,329
    Earned Meso :  2,040,000
    End Meso    :  440,663
    
    Milestone Achieved:
    ☑ Rising Beginnings - Possessed 2 million meso

    New Record:
    "Meso Whirlwind" - Highest Profit: 1,425,000 meso

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    Day 3 - Adjusting Prices, Unexpected Support, and a Grateful Heart

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    As the third day of Coorie's Free Market challenge dawned, she found herself facing a slight lull in sales. More than 12 hours had passed without any transactions, and Coorie knew she needed to take action to regain momentum and replenish her meso reserves. With a determined spirit, she made the decision to drop the prices of some of her listed items, hoping to attract buyers and generate quick sales.

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    Amidst this strategic adjustment, Coorie stumbled upon a golden opportunity. She came across a batch of DEX Crystal Ores listed at what seemed to be less than half of their market value. Recognizing the potential for profit, she swiftly acquired them, strategizing to list them at approximately 75% of the current market price. Coorie knew that selling them at a slightly lower price would ensure a swift turnover, allowing her to recoup her invested meso and create more opportunities for further ventures.

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    To her delight, the DEX Crystal Ores were quickly bought out by a friendly player who had been following Coorie's Free Market challenge journals. Not only did this player show support by purchasing all the DEX Crystal Ores, but they also tipped Coorie about a 2 INT clean Mystic Shield that had been listed for a mere 200k meso. Without hesitation, Coorie seized the opportunity and acquired the shield, grateful for the kind gesture and the valuable tip.

    Coorie's heart swelled with gratitude for the unexpected support she had received. The friendly player's actions not only bolstered her meso reserves but also served as a reminder of the supportive community that surrounded her in the world of MapleLegends. It was a heart-warming moment that strengthened Coorie's resolve to continue her challenge and uplifted her spirits during this brief period of slower sales.

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    With renewed determination and a growing inventory of promising items, Coorie looked forward to the days ahead. She remained ever vigilant, ready to adapt her strategies and embrace the ebb and flow of the Free Market. Each new opportunity brought the potential for profit and adventure, and Coorie was determined to make the most of every chance that came her way.

    As day three drew to a close, Coorie reflected on the valuable lessons learned and the unwavering support received. With gratitude in her heart and a resilient spirit, she prepared to face the challenges and triumphs that awaited her on the path to achieving her monumental goal of 2 billion meso.


    Day 3 - Result
    Code:
    Start Meso  :  440,663
    Spent Meso  : -1,295,634
    Earned Meso :  1,861,000
    End Meso    :  1,006,029
    
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    Day 4 - Fortunes and Fumbles

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    On the fourth day of her Free Market challenge, Coorie embarked on another eventful journey filled with surprises, missed opportunities, and exciting new ventures. As she explored the bustling marketplace, she stumbled upon a variety of underpriced scrolls that promised lucrative returns. However, to her dismay, they had already been snatched up by astute buyers. Despite this setback, Coorie recognized that such experiences served as reminders that good deals were always waiting to be discovered at any given moment.

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    Undeterred by the missed opportunities, Coorie continued her quest, finding a 2 INT White Christmas item priced at 2 million meso. The potential worth of this item was estimated to be at least 5 million meso, but it had already been sold. Frustration mingled with determination within Coorie, reminding her that success in the Free Market wasn't guaranteed, but the possibilities for profitable transactions were endless.

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    With a resilient spirit, Coorie made a small profit of 40k meso by acquiring a Black Magic Cape at an opportune price. Additionally, she obtained more underpriced Dark Crystal Ores to sell to the NPC, albeit missing out on some super cheap DEX Crystal Ores.

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    However, her luck took a turn for the better when she stumbled upon two Yellow Umbrellas boasting above-average stats and a seemingly favorable price. Coorie knew that these umbrellas were popular among magicians, offering a cost-effective alternative to the pricier Maple Staffs, which were in limited supply. With this knowledge, she eagerly invested in the umbrellas, hoping to reap substantial profits from their sale.

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    As Coorie's shop inventory began to fill up with potential treasures, her excitement grew. She encountered a Level 120, 4 INT GoldenSoul Cape priced at a mere 100k meso, a steal considering its market price is commonly listed at 2-3 million meso. Swiftly seizing the opportunity, Coorie acquired the cape, confident that it would fetch a handsome profit when sold.


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    Amidst her fruitful acquisitions, Coorie also stumbled upon a humorous discovery. She found a pile of wiggly Purple Mateon's Tentacles lying near the entrance of the Free Market. Chuckling at the whimsical sight, she couldn't resist the urge to sell them to the NPC for a mere 38 meso each. Sometimes, even the most unusual encounters could yield unexpected small gains.


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    With her inventory expanding and her entrepreneurial spirit soaring, Coorie eagerly anticipated the upcoming sales. The Free Market was a realm of endless possibilities, where fortunes could be made and adventures awaited at every turn. As she prepared for the next day of her challenge, Coorie remained steadfast in her pursuit of amassing the coveted 2 billion meso.


    Day 4 - Result
    Code:
    Start Meso  :  1,006,029
    Spent Meso  : -839,999
    Earned Meso :  229,684
    End Meso    :  395,714
    
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    Day 5 - Missed Millions and Scroll Struggles

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    Day 5 of Coorie's Free Market challenge proved to be quite infuriating as she discovered that more than 10 million meso worth of items had already been sold at significantly lower prices. The feeling of missing out on such potential profits weighed heavily on her spirits.

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    Amidst the disappointment, a glimmer of hope emerged when she stumbled upon a clean Korean Fan with maximum weapon attack listed for a mere 50k meso. Coorie couldn't help but feel that this item had the potential to fetch at least 500k meso, if not more.

    However, a new thought sparked in Coorie's mind. She noticed that Dagger Attack 60% scrolls were surprisingly affordable in the Free Market. The possibility of turning them into valuable commodities for the Korean Fan to worth up to 1-2 million meso intrigued her. Seeing it as a sign of opportunity, she decided to venture into the world of scrolling items, hoping to achieve success on her first attempt.

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    Unfortunately, her excitement was short-lived as she encountered a series of failures, with the first four slots of the scrolling process yielding disappointing results. Frustration gripped her as she muttered, "Fuck!"

    Note: Please be aware that the use of explicit language in the dialogue is solely for the purpose of accurately reflecting the character's emotions and not meant to be used in an offensive or disrespectful manner.

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    With sales at a standstill, Coorie began contemplating the impact of her store's location on her business. She entertained the idea that perhaps moving her shop to a more bustling area with a higher concentration of stores could infuse some positive energy and attract potential customers. With a renewed sense of optimism, she made the decision to relocate, hoping that this change of scenery would turn the tides in her favor.

    As the day drew to a close, Coorie held onto the hope that everything would eventually fall into place. The Free Market was a realm of constant ups and downs, filled with challenges and unexpected opportunities. With determination fueling her actions, she anticipated a fresh start in her new location, eagerly awaiting the positive changes that awaited her.


    Day 5 - Result
    Code:
    Start Meso  :  395,714
    Spent Meso  : -347,283
    Earned Meso :  1,485,550
    End Meso    :  1,533,981
    
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    Day 6 - Sales in Motion and Treasured Discoveries

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    Hey, hey! Finally, the gears are turning, and Coorie's sales are picking up pace. The previously tipped 2 INT Mystic Shield has found a new owner, smashing the previous meso profit record with a whopping 1,555,000 meso after tax.

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    But wait, that's not all! Coorie has managed to sell a few other items too. She snagged a Gloves of Attack 60% scroll for a mere 250k meso, quickly flipping it for 500k. Additionally, she stumbled upon a couple of clean Work Gloves, practically getting them for a steal at 4.2k each and selling them for a sweet 120k each. Maybe it's the magic of the new location or just pure luck, but hey, who's complaining? Whatever works!

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    Coorie also came across two Liu Bei Daggers that were just a couple of stats shy of perfection, but at a seemingly enticing price. The memory of her nightmare experience with the Korean Fan briefly crossed her mind, but excitement took over as she pondered the potential value these daggers held. If they don't sell, she might even consider scrolling them. After all, you can't expect to strike it big without taking a few risks, right?

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    And to top it all off, Coorie stumbled upon a perfect clean Gold Double Knife listed at a mere 1 million meso and still unsold! She had previously estimated its worth to be at least 2.5 million meso. It was a deal she couldn't resist, and she snatched it up without hesitation. Oh yeah, things are definitely looking up for Coorie. She's brimming with excitement, eagerly anticipating the satisfying moment when these items find their new owners at the perfect price. With more meso in her bank, she's excited to invest more and hopefully accelerate the growth of her meso fortune.


    Day 6 - Result
    Code:
    Start Meso  :  1,533,981
    Spent Meso  : -2,149,997
    Earned Meso :  2,476,500
    End Meso    :  1,860,484
    
    New Record:
    "Meso Whirlwind" - Highest Profit: 1,555,000 meso

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    I love how you constantly keep putting out content and even manage to put 3 journal days in a single day ;)
     
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    Did not expect it to be so eventful within a day SlimeXD
     
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    Day 7 - Scrolling Trials and a Milestone Achievement!

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    On day 7, Coorie mustered up the courage to make another attempt at scrolling one of her Liu Bei Daggers. After passing the first slot successfully, her excitement quickly turned into disappointment as the second slot failed using Dagger Attack 60% scrolls. However, undeterred by the setback, she decided to go all-in and give Dagger Attack 70% scrolls a try.

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    Unfortunately, luck was not on her side, and the dagger was destroyed on the fifth slot.

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    In moments like these, she couldn't help but question her decisions and wonder why she was putting herself through this. But hey, life isn't always smooth sailing, right?

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    Amidst the contemplation and questioning, there was a silver lining. Coorie took a glance at her shop and realized a large portion of her inventory had been sold, marking a significant milestone in her journey—she now possessed 5 million meso! Although the boomed dagger brought a tinge of regret, she managed to minimize the damage by purchasing it at a good deal.

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    Timing couldn't have been better, as with her newfound wealth, she stumbled upon an unsold Gloves for Attack 70% scroll listed at 5 million meso, a price well below its market value of 7-8 million meso. This discovery provided an opportunity to not only recover the cost of the destroyed dagger and scrolls but also generate some profits. Coorie eagerly anticipated selling the scroll soon to replenish her meso reserves for future opportunities.

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    Remember, setbacks and regrets are all part of the journey, and Coorie's determination to overcome them will surely lead to greater successes down the road.


    Day 7 - Result
    Code:
    Start Meso  :  1,860,484
    Spent Meso  : -5,144,999
    Earned Meso :  4,680,000
    End Meso    :  1,395,485
    
    Milestone Achieved:
    ☑ Steady Progress - Possessed 5 million meso

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    have been following this, very interesting journal, do you mind if I suggest recording roughly how much time you spend on the market each day? :geek:
     
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    Hmm, you can consider each journal day as a market scan of about 1-2 hours real-time SlimeLaugh

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    Day 8 - Newfound Wealth and Risky Gambles?

    Fortune smiled upon Coorie, as she found herself with a newfound wealth. This achievement marked yet another milestone in her MapleLegends Free Market journey, signifying her growing success and expanding opportunities. With her bank account brimming, Coorie's confidence soared, fueling her determination to venture even further into the realm of lucrative deals.

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    But that wasn't the only reason for celebration on this eventful day. Coorie shattered her previous records, achieving the highest single sale to date. A Gloves for Attack 70% scroll fetched a staggering 7.5 million meso, catapulting her into a whole new realm of profitability. The satisfaction of witnessing such a significant transaction brought a sense of accomplishment and reinforced her belief in the potential of the Free Market.

    Not only did Coorie achieve record-breaking sales, but she also set a new high profit mark, reaching an astounding 2,312,501 meso, demonstrating her ability to swiftly move merchandise and generate substantial profits. This newfound momentum instilled a renewed sense of excitement and determination within Coorie.

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    With this substantial amount, an idea struck her—a somewhat foolish idea, perhaps. She considered purchasing a Mysterious Coin Pouch 1 for a gamble. The odds were enticing: a 33.3% chance of losing half of her spending, a 33.3% chance of breaking even, and a 33.3% chance of gaining 150% of her investment. In her mind, breaking even didn't seem too bad. Losing around 300k wouldn't make a significant dent in her current wealth. Besides, mathematically speaking, it seemed like a 2/3 chance in her favor, right?

    However, before diving headfirst into the risky venture, Coorie took a moment to strategize and reflect on her investment approach. She realized that being reckless could lead to unnecessary losses. So, she formulated a new plan. Coorie decided that it would be wise to always keep at least 50% of her total meso as a safety net for unexpected but guaranteed opportunities. This way, she could safeguard a portion of her wealth while using the remaining meso for riskier investments.

    By adopting this strategy, Coorie aimed to strike a balance between cautious and adventurous financial moves. She understood that taking calculated risks could potentially lead to significant gains, but it was essential to maintain a safety buffer for unforeseen circumstances. With this newfound perspective, she prepared herself to navigate the intricate world of MapleLegends Free Market, armed with a blend of prudence and calculated daring.

    Remember, it's not just about the meso you have; it's about how you manage and allocate it strategically for long-term growth and exciting opportunities... you know what? Screw it!

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    Day 8 - Result
    Code:
    Start Meso  :  1,395,485
    Spent Meso  : -7,000,000
    Earned Meso :  9,828,000
    End Meso    :  4,223,485
    
    Milestone Achieved:
    ☑ The First Leap - Possessed 10 million meso

    New Records:
    "Meso Fortune Heights" - Highest Sale: 7,500,000 meso
    "Meso Whirlwind" - Highest Profit: 2,312,501 meso

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    Day 9 - The Green Paint Brush Blunder

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    The day began with a sense of triumph as Coorie successfully sold the three prestigious coins she had obtained from her recent gamble. The coins fetched an impressive price, marking both the highest sale of 10.2 million meso and the highest profit of 2,945,001 meso. It was a moment to celebrate and appreciate the fruits of her labor.

    However, Coorie also recognized the importance of taking breaks and preventing burnout. The constant pursuit of deals could be exhilarating, but it was essential to find balance and recharge. With this in mind, she decided to approach the day's activities with a refreshed mindset.

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    As Coorie continued her routine of scanning the market listings, she couldn't help but notice the recurring sight of extremely cheap sold items. While the frustration from missed opportunities wasn't as overwhelming as before, there was still a lingering bitterness. She understood that there were always great deals available, but she might not always be the one to snatch them up.

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    Though Coorie didn't secure the highly valued deals she had hoped for, she did manage to snag some decent items that kept her bank account growing steadily. However, amidst her endeavors, she encountered moments that tested her patience and deflated her excitement. A scroll that appeared to be for Face Accessory for Avoidability 70%...

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    ...turned out to be nothing more than for Face Accessory for HP, a disappointing revelation.

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    Similarly, a listing for what seemed to be a scroll for Topwear for STR or LUK 70% scroll…

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    …turned out to be a mere for Topwear for DEF 70%. Coorie couldn't help but wonder why such garbage scrolls even existed, feeling a tinge of frustration at the wasted opportunity.

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    To add to the perplexity, Coorie stumbled upon two Green Paint Brushes being sold for 380k and 1 million meso, only to realize that they were readily available from an NPC for a mere 100k. It left her questioning the rationale behind such purchases and the unpredictable nature of the market.

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    Despite these moments of disappointment, Coorie remained determined and resilient. She understood that the Free Market was a realm of its own, with its own set of peculiarities. She reminded herself that missed opportunities were a part of the game, and that every setback served as a lesson in perseverance.

    With a mixture of determination and curiosity, Coorie prepared herself for the next day's adventure. She knew that in this unpredictable world of buying and selling, there would always be surprises waiting around the corner. And as she learned to navigate the twists and turns, she would continue to grow, both as a MapleLegends merchant and as an individual.

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    Day 9 - Result
    Code:
    Start Meso  :  4,223,485
    Spent Meso  : -600,000
    Earned Meso :  10,937,698
    End Meso    :  14,561,183
    
    New Records:
    "Meso Fortune Heights" - Highest Sale: 10,200,000 meso
    "Meso Whirlwind" - Highest Profit: 2,945,001 meso

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    Day 10 - Restocking and Striking the Jackpot

    Coorie's store inventory was looking rather sparse, and she realized that she wasn't utilizing the shop space to its fullest potential. It dawned on her that filling the shop with inexpensive items, even if they had low-profit margins, would be better than leaving it empty.

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    With this in mind, Coorie embarked on a quest to find items to stock her store and stumbled upon the deal of a lifetime - a cute little Sky-blue Wooden Chair for just 1 meso! She hesitantly took a seat on it, contemplating its comfort level.

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    "Hmm, not too bad... I suppose?" she muttered to herself with a wry smile.

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    As Coorie continued her search, she came across a King Cent well below its average stats selling at 500k. She remembered someone buying them for 800k just a few days ago, most likely for use as a crafting material. Recognizing the opportunity, Coorie quickly snatched it up to place it in her shop.

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    Her eyes then landed on a clean Wand 3 with maximum magic attack, listed for 1 million meso. Coorie knew that this wand was typically one of the more expensive ones among its kind in the market, and she believed it could fetch a much higher price. Determined to make a profit, she decided to invest in it. If it didn't sell as is, she planned to enhance its value by adding a couple of Wand Magic Attack 60% scrolls and see how it performed.

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    But the real catch of the day came when Coorie stumbled upon a pair of fully scrolled Yellow Work Gloves, adorned with what seemed to be Gloves for Magic Attack 60/70%. Astonishingly, they were priced at just 7 million meso. Coorie couldn't believe her luck as she grabbed them immediately. She estimated the gloves to be worth at least twice that amount, potentially even more at around 20 million meso! She knew that magic attack gloves were highly sought after, and she was confident they would sell well.

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    With such a significant haul, Coorie decided to treat herself and have a little fun. She ventured into scrolling once again, despite two previous failed attempts. She reasoned that with such a substantial profit in hand, a little gambling wouldn't hurt. Scouring the remaining market listings, she purchased a few pairs of Red Cross Earrings for a mere 20k each, along with some inexpensive Earrings for LUK 70% scrolls. She even stumbled upon a 30k meso Earring for LUK 10% scroll and didn't hesitate to add it to her collection.

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    To further indulge in her scrolling excitement, Coorie acquired a clean Zhu-Ge-Liang Wand priced at 400k. She had no idea about its actual value, but she wanted to enjoy the thrill of scrolling it and didn't mind if the outcome turned out less than stellar.

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    To her surprise, the wand successfully passed 5 out of 7 slots using the Wand for Magic Attack 60% scrolls, resulting in the item's text turning purple. While the stats weren't remarkable, the purple text added an additional emotional value for it.

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    The last event of the day involved scrolling LUK on the Red Cross Earrings. Coorie was astounded when the first slot passed with the 10% scroll! She couldn't contain her excitement, although she didn't expect the remaining slots to be as forgiving. Determined to maximize her chances of success, she opted to purchase 70% scrolls for the earrings, even though there was a risk of destroying the item. Since earrings below 10 LUK didn't hold much value, she figured it was worth taking the chance.

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    To her surprise and delight, all the remaining 4 slots passed as well! Coorie couldn't believe her eyes. It was her first incredibly successful scroll attempt, and she couldn't help but feel a surge of satisfaction and accomplishment. Despite LUK earrings generally having much lower value compared to other stats, she knew that it was still a profitable outcome.

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    Uncertain about the exact market price for LUK earrings, as they were relatively uncommon, Coorie couldn't estimate their worth accurately. Nevertheless, she knew that her shop's inventory was once again growing with valuable items. It brought her a sense of fulfillment, seeing her efforts paying off and her store thriving.

    Amidst the joy of her achievements, Coorie couldn't help but reflect on the earlier purchase of the Sky-blue Wooden Chair. As she continued sitting on it, she realized that it wasn't as comfortable as she initially thought. "Well, looks like appearances can be deceiving," she chuckled to herself, acknowledging that even the most unexpected and inexpensive finds could sometimes come with unexpected quirks.

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    With her shop filled with enticing items and newfound confidence in her scrolling endeavors, Coorie couldn't wait to see what the future held. Each day brought new opportunities and surprises, and she was determined to make the most of them. She knew that success in the merchant world required perseverance, adaptability, and, of course, a little bit of luck.

    As the day came to a close, Coorie sat by her shop, ready to rest and recharge for the adventures that awaited her on the next day of her merchant journey. With a heart full of excitement and a mind brimming with strategies, she drifted off to sleep, eagerly anticipating what the dawn would bring.

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    Day 10 - Result
    Code:
    Start Meso  :  14,561,183
    Spent Meso  : -10,859,994
    Earned Meso :  214,500
    End Meso    :  3,915,689
    
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    Green Paint Brush is unlimited mesos
     
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