Tag Archive: ebay

E3 2014 trinkets commanding insane prices on eBay

E3’s not only where gamers get an advance look at what’s to come, it’s also where savvy entrepreneurs can freely scoop up items worth hundreds of dollars. As happens every year, a cottage… Continue reading

Phones with Flappy Bird command premium on eBay

Now that Flappy Bird has flown the coop, some smart eggs are trying to capitalize on the mega-popular app’s disappearance. Flappy Bird developer Dong Nguyen yanked the game from the Apple and Google… Continue reading

Rare 24-year-old game takes eBay by storm

For a game that was used in a tournament in 1990, Nintendo World Championships sure is popular these days. Copies of the ultra-rare title have been popping up regularly on eBay and commanding… Continue reading

Got a game you don’t want? Here’s what to do

You told your relatives you already had a copy of Grand Theft Auto V. You made it very clear to Santa that you didn’t own a Wii U, so there was no need… Continue reading

Man buys picture of Xbox One for $750

Sometimes, it really pays to read the fine print. United Kingdom resident Peter Clatworthy learned that the hard way recently when he paid £450 (roughly $750) on eBay for what he thought was… Continue reading

Alleged Xbox ‘Durango’ development system sells for $20K on eBay

Despite plenty of leaks, Microsoft has yet to officially confirm that it’s working on the next Xbox. But the first one may already have been sold. An eBay auction over the weekend found a buyer… Continue reading

Legend of Zelda prototype cartridge is all yours for $150,000

One of the most beloved games of all time is now one of the most insane auctions of all time. An exceedingly rare prototype cartridge of the NES classic The Legend of Zelda has popped up… Continue reading

Eager fan offers $1,725 for early copy of Modern Warfare 3

Call of Duty fans are a dedicated bunch. So when word escaped earlier this week that certain Sears and K-mart locations had mistakenly put upcoming release Modern Warfare 3 on sale early, they… Continue reading