Published on January 2nd, 2013 | by Thomas Wakelin
Own A Unique Piece Of Xbox History For Just $7,600.00
Now we understand here at Bagogames that you guys like to collect little bits and pieces to prove to yourself, and to just brag to friends, that you are a proper gamer. A gamer who is like no other, who is willing to spend hundreds of pounds/dollars/whatever currency your using on showcasing your dedication to the industry you know and love. Today my friends is yet another one of those days which is allowing you to prove yourself… The price tag connected to this feat? Well it currently stands at $7,600.00 (WITH FREE SHIPPING IN US!)
So what would you receive for sacrificing this amount of money? Well it’s an original Xbox launch package which is being sold by one of the launch team members which includes a whole host of goodies.
The item is being sold by Howard Phillips who, as some of you may know him better as, was known as Nintendo’s original “Gamemaster” who later worked at Microsoft from 1997 to 2006.
We’ve gone through this unique listing and made a quick (read: less detailed) description than Howard Phillips has made for quick reference of what you are getting in this auction:
- The first official Xbox Certification Submission Disc with commemorative mounting
- The original Xbox Launch Team (Translucent green) console
- Two matching translucent green “DUKE” game pads
- All the wires and cables for the console
- DVD Remote
- The original Xbox “Ship-It” “Chip” dated November 15 2001
- The original Xbox trade-show badge
- Xbox 2001 baseball cap (I bet this seals the deal for you to be honest!)
- Xbox logo windbreaker
- Xbox Fall 2001 Brochure (Handed out at E3 2001)
- Full set of Xbox Collector Series Official Trading Cards
- One Xbox Live 12-Month Subscription Card (Unused from the 2002 launch of the LIVE service)
- Various Xbox-related stickers, buttons, key chains, notebooks and pens from the launch
Will you be making an offer on this unique collectors item?