28 Feb '12, 1am

reminds me of my ex-colleague, who's an 'expert' in this: Next time must ask him to catch for me~

reminds me of my ex-colleague, who's an 'expert' in this: Next time must ask him to catch for me~

Squatting menacingly in the corner of your favorite restaurant, movie theater, supermarket or bowling alley, the claw machine is a harsh mistress. There's something unmistakably hostile about its steely, three- or four-fingered grip, and something immeasurably frustrating about the feeling of horror and loss you get as your prize slips from your tenuous grasp at the very last second. Don't despair. Instead, even the odds a little. Follow these simple tips, and you can't lose. (OK, you can lose, but you'll lose a little less often.) Study your machine The more tempting and desirable the prizes, the lower the chances you'll win. Expect machines with expensive prizes to have claws that move faster, grip looser, and generally do everything possible to foil your attempts to snag their contents. If all you want to do is win something , machines with cheaper prizes are a better b...

Full article: http://sg.news.yahoo.com/blogs/unplugged/beat-claw-183238...

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