The Most Valuable Comic Book Of All Time Is Up For Auction On eBay

Originally published in June 1938, Action Comics #1 is the premier issue of the Action Comics series, and, most notably, the issue in which Superman makes his first appearance. Now, the finest known copy of "the Holy Grail of Comics" is up for auction on eBay – and the top bid is already close to $2-million. » 8/16/14 6:18pm 8/16/14 6:18pm

Someone Paid Over $750,000 For The World's Largest Video Game Collection

When Michael Thommason put it up for sale earlier this month, the prospect of taking hold of the world's largest video game collection probably seemed like a tall order for gamers lacking the necessary funds or storage space. But one had the luck and $750,250 necessary to take home the prize. » 6/17/14 4:00pm 6/17/14 4:00pm

Xbox One Boxes Going For Nearly As Much As The Console Itself on eBay

Typically, spending a ton of money and only ending up with a box is a scam people don't want to buy into. Unless, apparently, you really want special Xbox One packaging. » 11/28/13 3:00pm 11/28/13 3:00pm

You, Too, Can Own a Piece of 38 Studios

Online auction-goers will be able to bid on the firesale of 38 Studios, makers of Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning which collapsed in bankruptcy back in May. » 10/12/12 9:30pm 10/12/12 9:30pm

The Remnants of 38 Studios Will Be Up For Auction In October

The sad, sordid saga of the total collapse of 38 Studios has quieted, but the state of Rhode Island is now left holding the assets of the defunct game developer. Rhode Island, not generally needing a game development studio but definitely needing cash, will be auctioning off the assets next month. » 9/28/12 10:00am 9/28/12 10:00am

Blizzard Auctions Off Entire Worlds of Warcraft for Charity

Own a piece of World of Warcraft history and help a good cause, as Blizzard prepares to auction off more than 2,000 original server blades for St. Jude's Childrens' Research Hospital. » 10/13/11 3:20pm 10/13/11 3:20pm

You Could Own This Copy of Tetris for Only $1,000,000

Did you know that the Sega Genesis (nee Mega Drive) version of Alexey Pajitnov's Tetris is exceedingly rare? That there are reportedly only about ten copies of this cartridge in the wild? Then you're probably not in the market for a million dollar copy of Tetris. » 7/18/11 8:00pm 7/18/11 8:00pm

New Kids On The Block NES Box Fetches Ridiculous Sum

How much would you pay for this New Kids On The Block sample box for the NES game that was never released? If you're off your rocker for NKOTB, then surely $589 isn't too high a price. » 11/04/09 8:20pm 11/04/09 8:20pm

Alleged Palin-Autographed 360 Back on eBay

The PayPal, you see, she could not handle a payment of $1.1 million. That's why this Xbox 360 said to be autographed by Bayonetta Alaska's ex-governor was pulled from eBay. Not because eBay items at this price are usually b.s. » 10/03/09 1:45am 10/03/09 1:45am

This Michael Jackson Signed PlayStation Can Be Yours (For $1.5 Million)

It's no secret that Michael Jackson had a thing for video games. His Neverland Ranch arcade collection highlighted his penchant for spending big, but maintaining a respectable level of quality. Oh, and he signed a PlayStation once. » 7/21/09 8:20pm 7/21/09 8:20pm

How One Man Spent $17,500 On A Video Game

JJ Hendricks, an avid games collector, recently paid $17,500 for a single video game. If you've ever wondered what it feels like to spend that much on a video game, Hendricks has written all about it! » 7/03/09 1:30am 7/03/09 1:30am

Michael Jackson's Arcade Collection Is Insane

You thought Michael Jackson's arcade fetish started and ended with Sega's R360 and Namco's Ms. Pac-Man? You have no idea how much hardware this man owned. The gloved one had a massive arcade. » 2/25/09 2:30pm 2/25/09 2:30pm

Miyamoto-Autographed Pure White DS for $5.50

Well, that's its price on eBay as of now. Better believe the reserve's nowhere near met for this sucker. The seller got Nintendo's cult figure to sign it at E3 2005. » 1/11/09 1:30pm 1/11/09 1:30pm

The Sega Hot Wheels Set

Amazing. Currently up for auction is this 2003 set of Hot Wheels toy cars. Boring, right? No. No small metal car with Jet Set Radio emblazoned on it is ever boring. » 11/28/08 5:40pm 11/28/08 5:40pm

$50,000 Gets You This Rare Super Nintendo

The more casual console collectors in the audience may scoff at the asking price for this PowerFest '94 Competition Super Nintendo, but if you've got an extra fifty-thousand dollar bill lying around, you really can't go wrong with this little stocking stuffer. Built for the Nintendo World Championships II competition,… » 11/04/08 5:40pm 11/04/08 5:40pm

Custom Metal Gear Solid 4 PS3 Goes For $17,100

The mind-blowing Metal Gear Solid 4-themed PlayStation 3 » 10/28/08 3:40pm 10/28/08 3:40pm, modded by Morpheon Mods and signed by Mr. Hideo Kojima himself, has been *gavel whack* SOLD to the eBay gentleman in the back for an astounding $17,100. The current exchange rate means that's a metric of cash, far more than we had ever expected. Some cut of…

Summer Blockbuster Maximize Licensed Crap Profit

Summer blockbusters don't just line the pockets of film studio executives and actors working on a percentage of the gross, it looks like they help resellers of licensed games too. According to a bit of research from the Video Game Price Charts blog—I've used them in the past when selling my unwanted games via eBay—the… » 6/10/08 6:40pm 6/10/08 6:40pm

Blow $135,000 On This Bogus, Crystal PS3

Let's say you've got $135,000 lying around the house. You're a big PS3 fan, and you just don't know what to do with all that money. Sure, you could buy a bunch of PS3s for hospitals or charities or something, help out people in need, but that's boring. Why don't you blow it all on this auction for a PS3 entirely… » 5/16/08 11:40pm 5/16/08 11:40pm