A sealed copy of the Super Mario 64 video game sold for over $ 1.5 million (£ 1.1 million), breaking records. The 1996 cassette was a launch title for the Nintendo 64 console and was one of the most influential early 3D platformers.
The auction house said there were “fewer than five.” copies in such good condition. The sale overshadowed another record, an original Legend of Zelda cartridge, set just two days earlier. The original Nintendo Entertainment System
The cartridge sold for $ 870,000 on Friday, making it the most expensive game in the world for a short time. Neither game was purchased due to the weirdness of its gaming experience. Nintendo has re-released both for its Nintendo Switch console. A high rating is not enough to guarantee a high price in the auction, but it helps. Another copy of “Super Mario 64” was sold at the same auction with a rating of 9.6 A++ at a relatively low price of $13,200. But the most profitable are the rare copies of the most popular games. Super Mario 64 is the best-selling game on the Nintendo 64 system and is widely regarded as an actual game in the history of video games.
This is Mario’s first step in three dimensions
different from his original horizontal scrolling. Although many modern gamers believe that he
has not grown old. Especially good, it is reported to have serious camera problems, and it is still considered one of the best video games ever. The sales company Heritage Auctions was surprised by the absolute price it eventually received. The rare Zelda cartridge has received a lot of attention.0 The sealed copy of The Legend of Zelda in 1988 was the first game in the series and became one of the best and most acclaimed games in the entire Nintendo catalogue.