Toys and Games

Toys are more than just fun & games. Like many collectibles, they have intrinsic value and can be suitable as a low-end alternative asset class.

Including assets such as video games, LEGO sets, and Hot Wheels, this category is pretty early in the investment world, but is likely to continue to grow.

It’s new and trading is often thin, so there’s not tons of historical data on trading strategies. But we’ll keep covering it.

Recently Published

Mario Kart 64 WATA 9.2 A++

Mario Kart 64

Today I’m going to look into a copy of Mario Kart 64 that is IPOing at Otis on Tuesday, August 17th, 2021 at 12 PM EST. It is supposed to open for a VIP pre-sale tomorrow, Monday August 16th, at 12 PM EST.

Mike Tyson's Punch-Out!!

Invest in Punch-Out!! and Halo

Today, we’re covering investment opportunities for Mike Tyson’s Punch-Out!! on the NES and Halo: Combat Evolved on Xbox:
-Mike Tyson’s Punch-Out 9.4 A+ No Rev-A Round SOQ IPO’ing on Otis
-2001 Halo: Combat Evolved Xbox – WATA 9.4 A+ IPO’ing on Rally

Pokemon Red WATA Gameboy 9.6 A++

Video Games Insider – Pokemon Red and Zelda

Today I’m going to look into two assets that are IPOing this week:
-A copy of Pokemon Red that is IPOing at Otis on Tuesday, July 20th, 2021 at 12 PM EST. It is currently available to VIP members.
-A copy of The Legend of Zelda that is IPOing at Rally Road on Friday, July 23rd, 2021 at 12 PM EST.

Nintendo World Championship NES WATA 8.5

Nintendo World Championships

Today I’m going to look into a copy of the Nintendo World Championships that is IPOing at Otis on Tuesday, July 13th, 2021 at 12 PM EST. It is currently available to VIP members with a 100 share ($1000 minimum).

Mike Tyson's Punch Out!! 1987 NES WATA 9.4

Mike Tyson’s Punch-Out NES (IPO & Trading Update)

Today I’m going to look into an asset that is currently at two different fractional sites – Mike Tyson’s Punch-Out for the NES.
-A copy is opening for trading at Rally Road on Friday, July 2nd from 9:30 AM – 4 PM EST
-A copy is open for pre-sale at Otis for VIP members, but an IPO has not yet been scheduled

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