If it’s been a while since you’ve had a big house sale, you could be sitting on a small fortune.
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If you have an old console laying around, especially from the 80s, 90s or 2000s, then you could be in luck and win over thousands of pounds.
Top10Casinos.com has put together a list of the most valuable retro consoles, finding the 90s to be the most lucrative decade.
The site found consoles from that era to be worth up to £21,244 in total online.
The ‘Pokémon Limited Edition Game Boy Color Nintendo VGA 90’ was revealed to be the most valuable console and ranked first.
Here are the 10 most valuable retro game consoles and how much they could be worth.
What are the most valuable retro game consoles?
The most valuable game consoles ranging from the 80s to the 2000s are:
Pokémon Limited Edition Game Boy Color Nintendo VGA 90
If you have one of these consoles from 1996, you could sell it for a whopping £6,000!
This console is worth almost 60 times its original selling price.
original sony playstation 1
At number two is this classic from 1995, which sells for a whopping £5,000.
This is a huge price for something that has a lot of dust on it, or that you even forgot you had!
Nintendo Entertainment System
In third place is the 1985 third-generation home video game console produced by Nintendo.
This old gilt sells for up to £4,572.
With a retail price of £300, you can earn up to 15x the original amount paid.
genuine nintendo 64
Fourth place is this family-loved home video game console.
It was released in 1996 and retails for a whopping £3,674.
Pikachu Nintendo 64 Set N64 Console
Rounding out fifth place is the limited edition yellow and blue Pikachu Nintendo 64 Set N664 console.
It features an embossed Pikachu on top, which retails for £3,600.
The console was released in 1996.
This magnetic floppy drive peripheral for the Nintendo 64 game console was released in 1999.
It is now worth £2,970.
Sega Genesis – Original
This 1989 16-bit fourth generation home video game console was developed and sold by Sega.
It now retails for around £2,391.
Vintage 1985 Nintendo NES Deluxe ROB robot
ROB (Robotic Operating Buddy) is a toy robot accessory for the Nintendo Entertainment System and was released in July 1985.
It is now worth £2,171.
Sega Dreamcast Code Veronica Biohazard
Resident Evil – Code: Veronica is a survival horror video game now worth £1,523, released for the Dreamcast in 2000.
Nintendo Game and Clock Egg EG-26 Original
This game console is one of the rarest of all the standard editions of Game & Watch.
It was released in 1981 and now you can earn £936 if you sell it online.
How was it calculated?
Top10Casinos.com created a list of 18 of the most popular consoles from the 1970s to 2000s, using articles from Games Radar, Tech Radar and others.
It then pulled the highest selling price of each classic game console from a popular UK e-commerce site to produce a list of the most valuable classic games.
Each game console was ranked from highest to lowest, allowing a top 10 list to be identified.