Super Mario Bros. 2 video game sells for more than $88k
Harritt Group stated the product was discovered in “near-mint” condition in a box of computer game in the congested closet, which became part of a departed estate in Floyds Knobs, Indiana.
“At first glance, it was a comforting wave of classic Nintendo nostalgia. All the classics were there, Super Mario Brothers, Duck Hunt, Qix, and even an NES console. So we did what any children of the 1990s would do: we fired up the console and tested the open games,” Harritt Group stated in its description of the product.
At an online auction recently the product cost $88,550, consisting of the purchaser’s premium.
Games from Super Mario, a series initially launched in 1985, have actually been bring record-breaking rates in the previous number of years.
Prior to that, a sealed version of Super Mario Bros. 3 had actually cost $156,000, the business stated, in turn climaxing computer game cost embeded in July of $114,000 — for a 1985 copy of the video game.
Jobber Wiki author Frank Long contributed to this report.