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    Standee Ovation

    Here we have some standees.  It’s time for a standee ovation:        The standees: God of War PS2 standee Legend of Zelda 3DS Ocarina of Time standee Donkey Kong Country Returns 3DS standee Gears of War 2 standee Super Mario 64 1996 standee PS1 Retail Store standees Mario Party 9 standee Hudson Soft Employee […] More

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    Moon Ranger and Crystal Mines 2 Original Artwork

             Here we have the legendary Moon Ranger and Crystal Mines 2 original artwork.  These are from Michael Lucas, whom shared them on NESWarpzone many years ago for the Color Dreams Dedication segment. I believe this is now the first time they’re publicly available for sale.  As a Color Dreams fan, these […] More

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    Protos ‘n Stuff

    Doom Sega 32X Prototype Original Xbox Prototype Shell Little Red Hood NES HES version – Classic description on this one, must see 😉 Sonic The Hedgehog 3 Promo pin Atari 2600 71 Boxed Games – 42 New and Sealed A few cheap protos: Prototype or Pre-Production VIC-20 Cartridge Atari – Galaxian Prototype or Pre-Production VIC-20 […] More

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    Eli’s Ladder Atari 2600

    Here we have one of the holy grails of Atari collecting. Eli’s Ladder was an educational game developed by religious company Simage.  The game consists of math problems used to help Eli climb a ladder into his spaceship. This game saw very limited distribution, and only a handful are out there in collectors’ hands. Auction […] More

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    The Realm of Computer Games

    This post is just a small sample of the different approaches to style that computer games pre-2000’s had compared to console games.  The year is 1989, you walk into a store to buy some Nintendo games.  Across the shelves are hundreds of NES games, all in the same standardized packaging.  You head over towards the […] More

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    Watara Supervision Handheld CIB

    Released onto the market in 1992 by Taiwanese company, Watara, the Supervision system was to compete with Nintendo’s flourishing Gameboy handheld.  The Supervision was priced significantly lower than the Gameboy, retailing for a mere $49.95 compared to Gameboy’s $89. As history has shown, this unit did not conquer Nintendo’s Gameboy and has ultimately faded into […] More

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    Large Private Collection for Sale

    Here we have a true museum piece.  To the average collector these appear to be regular old black box NES games.  However, these were the actual reference items used in the court case “Nintendo Vs. Magnavox”.  The games featured here were a few of many bought by Magnavox to use in their defense. The trial […] More

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    Gradius Music Box 1994 Promo Item

    Here is a neat promotional item.  The seller states in the description “ It was an early 90’s promotional item and you couldn’t buy this in stores in Japan. The way someone would obtain this Music Box is through King Records Japan by sending in application tickets from three King Records Gradius CDs. It plays the ending tune […] More

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    Color Dreams Source Code Floppies

    Here are original source code disks from Color Dreams: Baby Boomer – has “Final Baby Boomer Source 11-14-89, latest has Brazil gun fix, look for that” written on it. Captain Comic – has “Captain Comic Source 11/7/89” written on it. Moon Ranger -has “Moon Ranger 11/2/90 ASM files/object code” written on it. Operation Secret Storm – has  “Arab 2 […] More

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    NintenDOS – What NintenDON’T

    A Few DOS/PC Ports of Nintendo Games – For better or for worse…                  Contra for Commodore 64        Castlevania for DOS CIB         Mega Man X DOS PC More DOS: Uninvited DOS PC The Simpsons Arcade Game for DOS PC Master of Orion DOS PC […] More

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    Famicom!

    In this post I’ll be sharing a few Famicom games.  Here we have Mother for the Famicom.  It wasn’t released outside of Japan, however a finished USA prototype was found entitled Earthbound.  Here is an original copy of Mother complete with all the inserts as well as a strategy guide.  Of course, you will need […] More

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    Hori Handle Controller for Famicom

      Here is a very cool Famicom accessory. It’s called the Hori Handle controller and was released in Japan in 1989. It was designed for use with Afterburner, but it also makes for an excellent racing controller. The one in this auction comes complete in box, and ships from USA. It even works on NES […] More

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