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12:20 PM on 07.16.2010

Dude is selling his NES for $35,000 to pay bills

$35,000, Buy It Now! Dude's on crack. You could buy a small house in the midwest with $35k. You could buy a fantastic automobile for $35k. And he's asking the same for a Nintendo Entertainment System? It does come with 42 gam...

Dale North





9:20 AM on 06.30.2010

War for Cybertron DLC characters selling for $100 on eBay

Wait, what?  As unbelievable as it sounds, the DLC preorder characters from Transformers: War for Cybertron are currently for sale on eBay, and are actually raking in some mad bank. Shockwave, Jazz and Demolisher, previo...

Jim Sterling

10:00 PM on 05.02.2010

Very rare PS1 game is up for sale

How much would you pay for a really terrible videogame? Not much? What if it was a really terrible basketball videogame? Possibly even less? What if it was a really terrible basketball videogame of which there are only three...

Matthew Razak

8:00 PM on 02.27.2010

Record breaking NES games sells for $41,300

Jeeeesus. That right there, my friends, is a person getting very rich off of a purchase she made 20 years ago and forgot about. Seller vals2girlz just sold a completely factory sealed, mint condition, NTSC version of Stadium ...

Matthew Razak

5:20 PM on 02.16.2010

How to tell if NES game Stadium Events is worth thousands

I never knew this. Stadium Events, that rare NES game by Bandai, could be kinda...not...rare if you get the PAL version. The NTSC version hit the US, but then was discontinued, making it more rare. Blog Video Game Price Chart...

Dale North

12:40 PM on 02.11.2010

NES and five games for $13,105?

I was at the local used game store yesterday and was eyeballing one of those silly Chinese all-in-one systems that have all the cartridge slots you'd ever need to play all your old games. It was $35. $35. Even then, I was pac...

Dale North

3:00 PM on 01.31.2010

DOOM miniature figures selling for loads on eBay

I never actually knew these existed, but now that I do, I want them! Unfortunately, anybody who wishes to own these metal DOOM miniatures will need to shell out a good few bucks. Most of them are currently on eBay for no less...

Jim Sterling

8:00 AM on 01.16.2010

Man sells Steam account for $1,000 on eBay

Has this ever happened before? Just like the headline says, a man put his Steam account for sale on eBay, essentially beating the system and finding a way to sell secondhand games via the digital distribution platform. It app...

Jim Sterling

9:00 AM on 01.02.2010

Chocobo Avatar pets are selling fast on eBay ... really

Seriously? I mean, seriously?  The free Avatar Chocobo pet codes that Square Enix gave away to anybody who promoted Final Fantasy XIII online have apparently become huge commodities on eBay. This of course lends itself t...

Jim Sterling

3:00 PM on 12.31.2009

Chinese Famicom Final Fantasy VII back on eBay

Take PlayStation RPG epic Final Fantasy VII, knock it down to 8-bits, translate it to Chinese, and then throw it on a cartridge, and you'll have something like this somewhat collectible piece of crap. It's got Advent Children...

Dale North

8:30 PM on 12.16.2009

Matt Hazard merch resurfaces on eBay for a good cause

Four sets of retro Matt Hazard memorabilia have shown up on eBay. The seller, who is totally some random dude and not at all selling the stuff in the name of marketing, is going the respectable route: all earnings go straight...

Jordan Devore

3:20 PM on 12.16.2009

Melted Xbox 360 'art' on eBay for $31k

Melted Xbox 360 as art? What a concept. "Mixed media," the artist calls it. Microwave melted, studded with eyeballs and laced with phallic, veiny things. Really, who wouldn't want it? And at $31,002,  it's an absolute st...

Dale North





9:00 AM on 12.05.2009

Realistic Blue Shell statue is ready for Christmas

Remember that realistic Piranha Plant statue? Of course you do, you're still having nightmares of the thing chasing you down the street. It turns out that that statue was part one in a series of more realistic looking Nintend...

Matthew Razak

11:40 AM on 11.05.2009

New Kids on the Block NES game prototype on eBay

Jordan Knight, Jonathan Knight, Joey McIntyre, Donnie Wahlberg, and even Danny Wood wouldn't buy this piece of crap. Sure, it's a piece of gaming history, but it's also just some glossy paper taped around a box. What it's sup...

Dale North

8:00 AM on 10.25.2009

World's largest Lego Mario up for auction

Quick, as of this posting you only have 7 dagen and 21 uren to win yourself the largest Lego Mario in the world. In case you're wondering why I'm speaking in Netherlandese (yes, I am well aware that isn't a real language) it'...

Matthew Razak

3:20 PM on 10.08.2009

No game is this good: NES cart auction for $20,100

First off, what's with the arbitrary extra $100 on the $20,000? Cheeseburgers for a month or something?The rarest game ever (or so they say) is the Nintendo Campus Challenge 1991 for the Nintendo Entertainment System. JJGames...

Dale North