a sealed copy of the game super mario 64 This Sunday (11) was sold for US$1.56 million (R$8.17 million), breaking the record for the most expensive purchase of a game. The acquisition took place two days after a cartridge of legend of Zelda Achieve only one feat.
On Friday (9), a sealed copy of the Link game sold for US$870 thousand (R$4.6 million). The transaction broke a previous record that belonged to Mario: in April this year, a Rare copy of Super Mario Bros. was sold for $660,000.
Occurred during an event of New Records Heritage Auctions, the largest collectible auction in the world. super mario 64 It is the first game in the event to have sold for over $1 million.
editing super mario 64 The one that was auctioned is “the only known copy to have achieved a score of 9.8 A++” on the specialist Wata Games quality scale, which measures the quality of this type of collectible. This game is the first game of a mustache plumber to bring 3D graphics.
For Link’s game, the auctioned version dates back to 1987 and is part of the first wave of the series. saga of zelda, Which will become a complete success all over the world. The copy is in excellent condition, still sealed and is rated 9.0 out of 10.0 by Wata Games, a specialist company that assesses the rarity of collectible games.
In recent years the search for collectibles has become a common practice and the value of items is increasing rapidly. Even YouTube videos have become collectibles NFT’s, as in the case of the video “Charlie bit my finger” I “David After Dentist”, among other memes that were auctioned for millions of reais.