Cartridge Super Mario 64 for Nintendo 64 just broke a record after being sold for USD 1.5 million or Rp 22.6 billion through auction. With this price, Super Mario 64 is officially the most expensive game in the world.
This sale beats the previous record set by the super rare Legend of Zelda game which sold for USD 870,000 in an auction ending on July 9, 2021.
The Super Mario 64 game will be auctioned at Heritage Auctions from July 9 to 11. Even before being auctioned, this game has already garnered attention because the price is set starting from USD 100,000.
This game can sell for a fantastic price not only because of its legendary status, but because it is still in sealed condition and looks like new.
“The cultural significance of this game and its influence on the history of video games is of utmost importance, and the condition of the copy is so amazing that we are truly amazed,” Heritage Auctions wrote in a description on its website. /2021).
Game conditions Super Mario 64 This is measured by rating from Wata. This game is rated 9.8 A++ which means it is in like new condition.
Super Mario 64 itself was launched as one of the first games for the Nintendo 64 console. This game is considered revolutionary because it brings Mario and his friends from the 2D world to the 3D world.
Some of the rare Nintendo products that have been auctioned in recent years have indeed been sold at astonishing prices. Like a copy of the game Super Mario Bros. which sold for USD 660,000 in April 2021, and a prototype Nintendo PlayStation console which sold for USD 360,000.
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