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I had 75 PS3 games...I kept my 25 favorite...Sold the other 50...

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User Info: carib2g

carib2g
4 years ago#1
...got about $750 for them.

I generally keep all the games I buy, but I've been out of work on disability and wanted/needed to start saving up for the Playstation Orbis...

The thought of not having a financial burden when the system is released out-weighed keeping my entire collection.

Can't wait for true next-gen games!
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User Info: toadieman

toadieman
4 years ago#2
Good job.
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User Info: Alltra

Alltra
4 years ago#3
I think you could have gotten more than $15 per game on average.
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BurgerTime79
4 years ago#4
Makes me wonder how much I'd end up getting for my PS3 collection.
I'll have to find out the price of my entire collection soon anyways. My wife wants to get insurance in case of an accident. Today the bottom floor of our apartment building flooded because of a busted pipe. 20 families have been moved to hotels until the place can be cleaned.
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User Info: carib2g

carib2g
4 years ago#5
Alltra posted...
I think you could have gotten more than $15 per game on average.


Would have been tough...most of the games I sold can be bought for about $20 brand new...and all the games I sold were used, all without cases and manuals etc.
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carib2g
4 years ago#6
BurgerTime79 posted...
Makes me wonder how much I'd end up getting for my PS3 collection.
I'll have to find out the price of my entire collection soon anyways. My wife wants to get insurance in case of an accident. Today the bottom floor of our apartment building flooded because of a busted pipe. 20 families have been moved to hotels until the place can be cleaned.


Based on my experience during the last two weeks, take the # of games you have and multiply by 15. That should give you a pretty good idea....
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User Info: BurgerTime79

BurgerTime79
4 years ago#7
carib2g posted...
Based on my experience during the last two weeks, take the # of games you have and multiply by 15. That should give you a pretty good idea....


That's actually what I figured as well.
Although this just means we'd need insurance to cover $15,000 worth of games.
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Brocken_Jr
4 years ago#8
where did you sell your games? 50 for $750 is a s***load
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User Info: carib2g

carib2g
4 years ago#9
Brocken_Jr posted...
where did you sell your games? 50 for $750 is a s***load


All on eBay. Newer titles I sold individually. Some titles I sold as a pair. Some of the older titles or ones that weren't going for much,
I put together in a lot of 5 or 6.

My Paypal account grew pretty fast!
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faris_ruhi
4 years ago#10
From: carib2g | #005
Alltra posted...
I think you could have gotten more than $15 per game on average.


Would have been tough...most of the games I sold can be bought for about $20 brand new...and all the games I sold were used, all without cases and manuals etc.


$750 for 50 games like that is pretty damn good.
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