Cool Gadgets, Gizmos, Games and Geek Stuff on Technabob
VISIT OUR OTHER SITES: THE AWESOMER | 95OCTANE

Like Us on Facebook

Technabob is reader-supported. When you buy through links on our site, we may earn an affiliate commission.
As an Amazon Associate I earn from qualifying purchases. Disclosure.

Ditch Your Psps: Complete Famicom Collection for Sale

 |  |  |  |  |  |  |  |  |  |  January 16, 2009


I’m starting to think that the only reason the PSP exists is because some Sony executive’s kid nagged him for a portable version of Monster Hunter. Where the games at Sony? Even Famicom owners have it better than us! There are a busload of games for their console still for sale! Akihabara-based Mandarake are selling a complete retail set of all Famicom games sold from 1983 until 1984 1994. That’s a lot of ugly cover art.

shopview

The FAMIKONFURUKONPURITOSETTO (Thanks a lot Google Translate) can be yours for the low, low price of ¥650,000 ($7,300 USD). If you’re thinking, “Who the hell’s going to buy that btw my PC costs twice that lolz”, think again. The comments at gameSniped go like this: “You have no idea how tempted I am to use my tax return to buy that. Who needs a new roof anyway?” Another commenter: “Roof’s are for p***ies! Do it!”

thatsalotofbills

Here are some of the gems in this insane offering:

famicom_rm2

stupidhardeagle

famicom_dq3

Judging from these shots, we can classify Famicom cartridge art like so: a. Made by Toriyama, b. Ugly crap. Seriously though, if I had the money I would have my brother buy the set for me just so I can look at them on rough days. That’s a whole set of  childhood memories right there.

[pics courtesy of Akiba Blog]



Flamin’ Hot Cheetos Snowman Ornament

Flamin’ Hot Cheetos Snowman Ornament

Toolbox Widget Organizers

Toolbox Widget Organizers

Alpaka Zip Clutch

Alpaka Zip Clutch

Concepts from Future Past: Cadillac Cyclone

Concepts from Future Past: Cadillac Cyclone

2023 Toyota Prius and Prius Prime Get Sleek New Design and Even Better Fuel Efficiency

2023 Toyota Prius and Prius Prime Get Sleek New Design and Even Better Fuel Efficiency

2022 Ford GT LM Special Edition Is The Last GT of This Generation

2022 Ford GT LM Special Edition Is The Last GT of This Generation

Advertisement