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Sell Your Video Games for More Money!

Need some extra cash? Got a pile of classic video games that you never play anymore? The Old School Game Vault is the answer.  Experience Why our Service is Easy, Safe & Lucrative!

Sell Your Video Games with Us!

Hands Down, The Old School Game Vault is the best Video Game Company for selling video games online. We buy back consoles, and gaming accessories.

From all the vintage brands: from Nintendo, Sega, Atari, Sega, Microsoft Xbox, PlayStation. Our transparency & simplicity are what set us apart.

The process is simple and easy to use. You can sell your used video game without having to register or create an account.

Sell Video Games

You'll see we have very competitive prices for every thing we buy and sell. Like some of the more popular titles: Super Mario Bros, Sonic the Hedgehog, Donkey Kong. Then you have the original Metroid, The Legend of Zelda, Pokémon and the list goes on.

Not only do we buy vintage video games, we do have prices for many newer items as well. From the Nintendo 3DS, Nintendo 2DS, Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, and much more.


How the video game trade in process works.

#1 Use The Search Box

To use our Data Base, type in the name of the video game or gaming console you're looking to sell.  All trade-in prices are in alphabetical order. We buy consoles in bundles, which includes the console, a controller and the hookups.  To sell a video game console, type the name of the console into the search bar.

#2 Shipping

We provide a prepaid shipping label for all orders above $100 in total value.  If your order is between $75 &  $100 in total value. We will deduct ten dollars from your order to help with shipping costs

#3 Get Paid! Real Cash for your Games

Instant payments through our various payment methods: PayPal, Paper Check, Gift Cards, Zelle

Why Start Selling Games with Us??

There is no need to look up anything by annoying UPC codes!

Once we receive the merchandise, we evaluate it according to our quality standards. If the merchandise is acceptable, we send the payment (within 4 business days from the day we receive your shipment). For additional help using our database, please check out our FAQ section or search our blog.

  • Simplicity
  • This will be the easiest, most profitable selling experience you’ll ever do online!

  • Hassle-Free Selling Platform
  • Free Shipping (Restrictions Apply)
  • No Selling Fees or Listing Fees
  • Painless
  • We are Legit
  • Over Two Decades of Experience buying and selling the golden age of video games!

  • Seller-Friendly Payment Methods
  • Positive Customer Testimonials
  • Awesome Communication
  • Transparent
  • Simplified Selling
  • Our buying process is based on transparency and simplicity. You don’t even need to register an account to sell us your games online.

    If you’re located in or near Morton Grove, IL, you may also sell to us in person. Contact us, and we’ll arrange to meet with you at our mailbox.

  • See For Yourself
  • We price all our products competently and competitively. And you can test that for yourself right now.

    Type a game title into the search bar in the upper-right corner of this page to discover its value. If you wish, you can accept the offer immediately by clicking the “Sell it Now” button. After clicking, follow the onscreen instructions to send us your game/console.

Just a Few reasons, why Over 10,000 Customers Have Chosen Our Service

The Old School Game Vault makes it incredibly easy to sell your games for the most money. We buy games and consoles, plus controllers and other accessories.  We accept all major brands—Nintendo, Sega, Atari, Microsoft, PlayStation—up to the 7th console generation. The Old School Game Vault even buys lesser-known consoles like 3DO, TurboGrafx-16, and Atari Jaguar.  We want what you’ve got! Whether you’re selling older hits like the original Metroid or newer titles, we’ll buy ‘em.  Unpopular/obscure games are welcome, too. Basically, the only video games we don't buy are imports.

Mario Playing Old Video Games

How To Sell Your Video Games

#1 How To Sell Online -Start By Using The Search Box

To use our database, type in the name of the game or console you're looking to sell. All trade-in prices are listed in alphabetical order for your convenience.

We buy consoles in bundles, which include the console, a controller, and the hookups. To sell a video game console, type the name of the console into the search bar.

#2 Get Free Shipping on Orders Over $100

We provide a free, prepaid shipping label for all orders above $100 in total value. We do not buy orders at this time below $100 in value.

#3 Get Paid!

Sellers can choose instant payouts through one of several payment methods. We offer PayPal, paper checks, Amazon gift cards, in-store credit, or direct deposit via Zelle.

Facts About the Selling Experience

The Old School Game Vault has done business out of Morton Grove, IL since 2007. Our website is one of the most efficient and hassle-free platforms for selling used video games online. Be sure to check out the remarkable customer testimonials below.


For us, it’s all about transparency and rock-solid customer support! We have many blog posts and videos about frequently asked questions. And we keep our database updated constantly to maximize your profits using our service.

Furthermore, we always encourage you to reach out to us either by telephone or email. You can contact us here or through the link at the bottom of every page on our site.


We offer four methods of payment. We can send you a paper business check, which takes about 1 to 5 business days to reach you through the mail. If you have a PayPal account, we can send you a PayPal payment immediately. We can also send you a direct deposit payment with Zelle. Both Zelle and PayPal are instant, depositing into your account the moment we send it.

Alternatively, you can choose to receive store credit as payment. Or we can pay you instantly via email with an Amazon e-Gift Card.

Sorry, we don't send cash in the mail. You must select from one of the options listed above.


When you sell to us, we provide email updates throughout the entire process. First, you get an email when we receive your package. It includes details about how long it will take us to test and evaluate your merchandise.

When your order is being evaluated, we’ll send you an order processing email. Once your order is complete, we let you know when to expect your payment. We’ll also email you if we encounter any issues with your order.

There are countless customer testimonials that praise us for our outstanding communication. You can see some of these for yourself below.

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