Well, our local distributor though it was a good idea to charge 20% more for a E-II than the equivalent ESP Standard Series, which seems like a wrong move to me. I won't be buying a E-II anytime soon.
I'm from Chile, South America. I would not expect an authorized ESP dealer would risk its status by selling fakes, so you should be fine. In doubt, I understand you can send pictures of your guitar (headstock, serial......MORE »
I use to plug my M-II UC through a Screamer head. However, I prefer the EMG 85-85 rather than the 81-81 combo. I also have a M-II NTB loaded with Blackouts: I like the sound of the bridge pickup, but just the neck pickup......MORE »
I have been seeing our local dealer offering ESP Standards with a discount to move the old stock; even saw a Viper sold for around the same amount.- (which is a very low price for an ESP branded guitar in my country: they......MORE »