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Discussion in 'Retro Consoles' started by hiMe, Jan 15, 2008.

  1. hiMe

    hiMe *glare of doom*

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    My Brother is selling The N64.But I don't want him to.
    It might be worth alot in the future...maybe...>.>;;
     
  2. DBloke

    DBloke The last original
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    I dout it
    The N64 was a good seller
    Its some of the games that might be worth some thing
     
  3. Bliss

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    yea i think Prinny is right, the games might be worth more then the console itself later down the line
     
  4. solidkirby

    solidkirby pretty hate machine™

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    I doubt it'd fetch enough to be worth a sale.
    How much does he plan on getting for it?
     
  5. 261311

    261311 The Man on Ice

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    I say keep it, that thing was more of a classic than any other system I know of other than PS1 and Atari.
     
  6. Eddienoteddy

    Eddienoteddy mii love wii

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    have you no soul??

    you must keep this console for the pure sentiment of it all
     
  7. hiMe

    hiMe *glare of doom*

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    my bro is selling it,not me
    :sick:
     
  8. Minto

    Minto You're kidding, right?

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    dont let him sell it!!!!!!
     
  9. Brawny

    Brawny Anglophobiphile

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    Buy it off him for cheap?
     
  10. wezeles

    wezeles Guru of everything Ninty

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    I doubt it will be worth "alot" for atleast another 15 years or so... even then it seems to be one of the systems that sticks around because of its popularity... keep it to keep it...

    he wont get much for it anyways... depending on what hes asking average is 20-25 bucks for the console with controllers, and about 2 bucks a game.

    i see N64's with like a dozen games sell for 50 bucks at best.
     
  11. FRuMMaGe

    FRuMMaGe Waluigi's #1 Fan!

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    This is a common misconception.

    People seem to believe that once they stop making games for consoles, said console will be worth a lot of money.

    Ever wondered why you can pick up a NES in any second hand or retro store for about £20?

    Ever wondered why you can pick up a mint condition Gold Zelda NES game for much more than that?

    Games appreciate in value, not consoles.
     
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    It's weird how this thread comes up right after I found this...
     
  13. hiMe

    hiMe *glare of doom*

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    yeah but but but! he's selling the games too-various cools ones: DK,mario 64,Zelda ocrina of time,Banjo and kazooi[sp] and the best game ever!: Conkers bad fur day xDDD
     
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    Did you follow my link? A couple of those games are worth quite a bit of money..
     
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    nice site nic7, do they prices for other console games as well?
     
  16. solidkirby

    solidkirby pretty hate machine™

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    I love Conkers. ^_^
    I cant tell you how many hours me and my brother put in on the VS. mode.
    Still have that game, too.

    I never did check out the XBox version.
     
  17. Eddienoteddy

    Eddienoteddy mii love wii

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    i found and sold an unopened copy of Super Smash Bros..the original

    sold it on eBay for......






    85$


    there is still a lot of money in N64
     
  18. FRuMMaGe

    FRuMMaGe Waluigi's #1 Fan!

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    The games, YES. The console, NO.
     

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