How to Build up a Video Game Collection

Do you like games? Have you ever wondered if you should collect anything? Well games are a great selection to collect, and it might even be worth something to some people one day.


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    Start from games you may enjoy. It's always a pretty good idea to start your collections on games you already know you would or most likely enjoy.
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    Start your gaming collection on one specific console at a time. It would be more difficult to find games for different consoles all over the place. So to save time I would recommend focusing on one console at a time unless if you know exactly which games you were planning to buy.
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    Collect games that has a long line of popular game series. Such as Resident Evil, Final Fantasy, Grand Theft Auto, Gran Turismo, Silent Hill, God of War, Legend of Zelda, Assassin's creed, Mortal Kombat, Star Wars, Etc. Those games series are very popular at the moment and would look great on any games collection.


  • You are in no rush, so don't be in a hurry to collect games as you should enjoy life and take a break from game collections for a while.
  • Remember to check out other stores instead of focusing your collection on one specific store. Because other stores might be selling the same thing for a cheaper price.
  • A wide game collections that has popular titles might one day be worth a small fortune in the future as copies of games might be harder to find once productions of these games ends. So hang onto them and makes sure they remain clean condition.


  • Make sure the game you had bought works as it is a waste of money and time if you bought and kept a defective copy of the game.
  • This is a very expensive collection in the end.
  • Game addiction is a bad habit and those who needs help should go talk to counselors and people that can help you break your habits in games.

Things You'll Need

  • Money
  • Basic understanding of popular games, current and previous titles.

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Categories: Video Games