Super Mario Bros. 2 video game sells for more than $88k
Harritt Group mentioned the merchandise was present in “near-mint” situation in a field of video video games within the crowded closet, which was a part of a deceased property in Floyds Knobs, Indiana.
“At first look, it was a comforting wave of traditional Nintendo nostalgia. All of the classics have been there, Tremendous Mario Brothers, Duck Hunt, Qix, and even an NES console. So we did what any youngsters of the Nineties would do: we fired up the console and examined the open video games,” Harritt Group mentioned in its description of the merchandise.
At a web based public sale final week the merchandise offered for $88,550, together with the client’s premium.
Video games from Tremendous Mario, a sequence first launched in 1985, have been fetching record-breaking costs prior to now couple of years.
Previous to that, a sealed variant of Tremendous Mario Bros. 3 had offered for $156,000, the corporate mentioned, in flip breaking the file online game worth set in July of $114,000 — for a 1985 copy of the sport.