The Super Mario Bros. video game 2 sells for over $ 88,000
Harritt Group said the item was found in “near new” condition in a video game box in the crowded closet, which was part of a deceased estate in Floyds Knobs, Indiana.
âAt first glance, it was a heartwarming wave of classic Nintendo nostalgia. All the classics were there, Super Mario Brothers, Duck Hunt, Qix and even an NES console. the console and tested the open games, âsaid Harritt Group in its description of the item.
At an online auction last week, the item sold for $ 88,550, including the buyer’s premium.
Super Mario games, a series first released in 1985, have hit record prices in the past two years.
Before that, a sealed variant of Super Mario Bros. 3 had sold for $ 156,000, the company said, in turn beating the record-breaking video game price set in July at $ 114,000 – for a copy of the game in 1985.