Retro Game eBay Sellers are Completely Unhinged

If you’ve visited this site before, you might already know how deep my hatred for scalpers and overzealous eBay sellers runs. It’s a topic I revisit again and again.  And if I seem a little extra upset, it’s because I really do take this issue personally. I started this site (and the YouTube channel it was originally based on) with the intention of spreading retro … Continue reading Retro Game eBay Sellers are Completely Unhinged

Video Game Collecting is Dead and Wata Killed it

WataGate has been exposed. But some think retrogaming is already dead. Here at The Ghetto Gamer, we believe that gaming—and retro gaming in particular—should be a hobby that anybody can enjoy, even if they don’t have a lot of money. Unfortunately the new trend of having games “graded” by Wata Games, and then attempting to sell them for a small fortune, has turned game collecting … Continue reading Video Game Collecting is Dead and Wata Killed it

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Best Places to buy Retro Games Online

What’s the best place to buy retro games online? Frankly, eBay tends to be the least expensive and have the widest selection. But because it is mostly unregulated, there are a few factors beyond pricing you should keep in mind. Counterfeiting, quality issues, and straight-up scamming can happen sometimes. We’ll cover everything you need to know in this short article. New to Collecting Retro Games? … Continue reading Best Places to buy Retro Games Online