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02/27/2009 05:12 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

Hardcore Gamer Mag Put Up For Sale On eBay

January has signified the death of at least 14 magazines, including Country Home, Arthur, Vital Source, Map Magazine and Teen.

But the publisher of a small magazine called Hardcore Gamer was determined to keep it alive. So he put it up for sale on eBay.

"Obviously, the print media market is a difficult market to be in, and we've been looking for investors to help out with Hardcore Gamer for quite a while," its publisher, Tim Lindquist, said. Hardcore Gamer is the only magazine Mr. Lindquist's company, Doublejump Books, owns; he also publishes gaming guides.

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