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A Super Mario game sold for $660,000, and no, it wasn't an NFT

A Super Mario game sold for $660,000, and no, it wasn't an NFT

NFTs are all the money-making rage lately, but it seems a good ol' fashioned vintage video game will still make you big bucks at an auction. 

Heritage Auctions sold off an unopened, pristinely packaged Super Mario Bros. from 1986 for a grand total of $660,000. According to AP News, it was a Christmas gift. Whoever it was intended for must not have been a huge video game person, because it sat untouched in a drawer for 35 years with all of its original packaging intact. 

The back of the most expensive Super Mario Bros. game ever.

The back of the most expensive Super Mario Bros. game ever.

Image: HA.com

Perhaps even more bizarre, the seemingly inconsequential packaging was a key factor on whether the game sale would net hundreds of thousands of dollars. Read more...

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