Sure, we all want to make the most money or save the most money with any given transaction we are planning. Sometimes there’s more to the transaction than just money. There are many factors that can contribute to having the best experience selling used video games online for cash.
It used to be a quick and simple process to sell your old Nintendo games. You’d take the cartridge to a used game retailer and exchange it for a couple of bucks. But that was back in the day.
Roughly, there are over 1 billion websites on the Internet. That is an enormous amount of resources, services and business all scattered in one place. It can be a daunting task to find out who is reputable and who is not. Here are a few tips to help spot the best place to sell your video games to.
Who’d have thought that after exploding on the scene in the ‘80s and raking in tons of cash, those old Nintendo Entertainment System game cartridges would enjoy a renaissance on the used market decades later?
In the ‘80s and early ‘90s, there weren’t many ways a kid could make a buck off selling his old video games other than by selling them at a garage sale. But with the online revolution in full swing, the second-hand video game market has exploded into an industry that generates around $1.7 billion annually.
The rise of e-commerce as an extension of the online age means that it’s easier than ever for the average Joe or Jane to become an entrepreneur. All that’s required is little more than a domain name and a WordPress site.
Many people, even those who aren’t into the current gaming scene, have a certain strong nostalgia for the video games of their youth. You might remember feeding quarter after quarter into games like Galaga and Ms. Pac Man at that arcade next to the mall food court, or maybe your favorite part of going grocery shopping with your mom was that there was a Frogger machine at the store!
Lots of children have too many video games that are neglected and forgotten, but their hoarding impulses make it difficult to consolidate and clean up their playing spaces.
When a new video game costs you $50, $60 and even more, it makes sense to recover some of those costs when you start selling some of your older video games online for cash. While you won't get anywhere near the same value as a new, packaged video game, you can maximize a used game's value to get the most for its trade-in value.
One of the worst experiences for gamers is seeing the new game that just came out but not having the funds to make a purchase. There are options for the gamer whose cash flow is not quite up to snuff. Every gamer has an old library in which to sell video games or that can be traded.
The Nintendo GameCube was Nintendo’s fourth home video game console. The console itself may not be the best selling retro gaming console. On the other hand the game library has some of the best variety of games ever made.
When you start thinking about a place to sell video games online, there are a few key things you need to keep in mind. The first is true when selling any type of collectible, from comic books to baseball cards and everything in between.
The Old School Game Vault is pleased to announce that it now buys both games and video game consoles manufactured and distributed under the Nintendo Wii U banner via its online storefront. Customers all over the country can sell Wii U games and sell Wii U consoles through The Old School Game Vault site effective immediately.
Trading in your used video games gives you more money to buy the games you want to tackle next while reducing the overall amount you spend to pursue your love of gaming.