What was it like getting Your first set?
Well... *puffs out chest and adopts Wise Old Man pose* ... Back In The Day® there was none of your Internet shopping and only a few, well-hidden shops stocking those "weird" dice, but I was lucky enough to live within striking distance of Fantasy World, a comics store that had branched out into sci-fi toys and memorabilia along with a healthy selection of role-playing games. They had a few sets to choose from and I picked this one:
Age has turned the plastic a smoky yellow now, but it used to be as clear as glass. Can't recall how much they cost, except that it seemed like an awful lot of money at the time That didn't matter. It felt fantastic to have my own dice.
Enjoy your dice, the true membership badge of a wonderfully friendly club.