Video game collecting is the very popular hobby of preserving video games, game consoles, and related memorabilia. Most of game consoles, and their games, are considered to be collecting items after their discontinuation. Collectors narrow their search to games holding characteristics they enjoy.
The value of a game depends on its cultural impact, the quantity manufactured, and the condition of the specific game being questioned.
In many cases video games that are complete with their original packaging and paperwork are considered more valuable.
Collectors usese the following criteria to focus their collecting - by platform, region, generation, series, creator, genre.
So, you finally realized that you can't stand to part ways with your video games - don't worry, you're a collector!
The world of video game collecting is extraordinary and expanding. Thousands of gaming-related products are released every year. It can certainly be overwhelming, especially at the beginning.