What, you thought they'd all end up in a museum somewhere? Nope, they're ending up on eBay.

Seller tbhs575 has their hands on a number of the crushed, long-buried games, and among the stash are not just copies of ET, but also of Asteroids, Missile Command, Defender and Warlords.

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Some are already going for hundreds of dollars. As you'd expect, given these are a part of video game folklore.

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If you want to try and get your hands on one, remember, you're paying for the history, not the product: as tbhs575 warns, "The seller does not represent that this item is operable; it was buried for 30 years".

Landfill games [eBay, via Daily Dot]