Browse Tag

sony collaboration

Ultra-rare Nintendo Playstation prototype sold at auction for $300,000

5 mins read

The FINANCIAL — Ultra-rare Nintendo PlayStation prototype sold at auction for $300,000 (excluding the $60,000 “buyer’s premium” fee). The ultra-rare prototype was the offspring of a short-lived collaboration between Sony and Nintendo. Only 200 prototypes were manufactured and the other 199 prototypes purported to exist were allegedly destroyed. Nintendo PlayStation,” a prototype console birthed out of a failed partnership between Nintendo and Sony in the early ’90s, sold at auction at $300,000, making it the most expensive gaming collector’s item ever. The previous record for the most expensive single gaming item was $100,150 for a sealed, nearly mint condition copy…

Read More »

Ultra-rare Nintendo Playstation prototype sold at auction for $300,000

5 mins read

The FINANCIAL — Ultra-rare Nintendo PlayStation prototype sold at auction for $300,000 (excluding the $60,000 “buyer’s premium” fee). The ultra-rare prototype was the offspring of a short-lived collaboration between Sony and Nintendo. Only 200 prototypes were manufactured and the other 199 prototypes purported to exist were allegedly destroyed. Nintendo PlayStation,” a prototype console birthed out…