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    This $1,238,099.99 Video Game Auction Boggles the Mind



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    This $1,238,099.99 Video Game Auction Boggles the Mind

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    For a minimum bid starting at a more than a million dollars, a collector is offering his entire catalog of video games for Nintendo home systems from the NES/Famicom through the GameCube, plus the full lineup of every game released on any Sega system—all of it in the box with original instructions.
    Easily numbering more than 5,000 games, the collection comprises the full run of cartridges for the NES, Super Nintendo, Nintendo 64, GameCube and even the Virtual Boy-plus the full run of anything published for the Sega Master System, MegaDrive/Genesis, Game Gear, Saturn and Dreamcast. The Dreamcast collection itself, totaling 550 games, is advertised as factory sealed. All of it.


    Further, "all games ever released on NEC systems, all factory sealed!" also is promised in the lot, given a buy-it-now price of 999,999.99 Euro, or $1,238,099.99 US at current exchange rates.
    One would need uncommon industry access, presence of mind, or a freaking time machine, to assemble this sort of library, if the collection is on the level. But the lister vows it is, and welcomes any questions. "You can email me asking the presence of a specific title in a fullset," he writes, "but you can be 99.9% sure it is present."
    link: http://kotaku.com/5924097/this-12380...ggles-the-mind
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    well more fool him
    Last edited by claud3; 07-07-2012 at 20:17.
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    damn!! I've been outbid!!




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    *clicks buy now* This $#@! is $#@!in pocket money to me $#@!es.

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    *clicks buy now* This $#@! is $#@!in pocket money to me $#@!es.


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    I'd get this, but that Sega collection turns me off of it.
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    Biggest And Most Insane Game Collection EVER?

    Somebody actually bought it for the listed price of 999.999,99 Euro... Scroll down to the description and look at all these games! This offer must've taken ages to upload!

    http://www.ebay.de/itm/ws/eBayISAPI....vip=true&rt=nc
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    Wrong section though :P



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    Wow..un-$#@!ing-real. Epic is the right word for this collection and that's still an understatement.


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    Quote Originally Posted by F34R View Post
    I've merged both threads together and also moved to Off Topic


    But on-topic WOW... to have most of it sealed that is INSANE. I love collecting games a LOT but I also like to PLAY them




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    I only have $1,238,099.00 … if anyone could loan me a buck I'd be eternally grateful.


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    Quote Originally Posted by TRF View Post
    I only have $1,238,099.00 … if anyone could loan me a buck I'd be eternally grateful.


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    I can't even fathom how this is accomplished.


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    I wonder what the shipping costs o.O

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    Time to get high on 20 year old "new game smell"

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    Quote Originally Posted by zzKurozz View Post
    Here ya go man!!

    Thanks, now I can have sex with this and save a dollar on a hooker.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Bigdoggy View Post
    I wonder what the shipping costs o.O
    Hahaha, you’d think for $1.3M the seller would toss in some free shipping
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    wow, that's an amazing collection...for a lot of crap


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    Pretty damn impressive video game collection! Now the previous owner of this collection will have money to have a real life!

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    Quote Originally Posted by DeviousOne View Post
    Pretty damn impressive video game collection! Now the previous owner of this collection will have money to have a real life!
    That's if someone buys
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    Someone did buy. The ebay listing ended =P

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    Quite the collection he has there, especially since they're factory sealed.







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