Video Games Roundup – Oct 19, 2021

Welcome to Video Games Insider. We use Moneyball tactics to discover undervalued, mispriced, and hidden gems in Fractional Investing.

The format for these updates is evolving over the next couple of weeks, so please do give feedback.

Last week’s performance

Fractional secondary markets

Mostly down last week as only one asset traded up (Pokemon Yellow in Rally, 20%). This asset class has been surging, so it may have just been profit-taking.

All stats come from assets trading on the secondary markets at Otis, Collectable, and Rally

This Week

New IPOs

It’s the biggest week in memory for video games with two dropping on Otis and another two on Rally. Super Mario 64 and Metroid and blue chips.

Super Mario 64 9.6 A+

  • Market Cap: $388,800
  • Inferred Value: $300,000
  • Platform: Otis
  • Date: 10/19/2021
  • Recommendation: [Insiders Only]

Metroid WATA 9.4 A+

  • Market Cap: $41,700
  • Inferred Value: $49,000
  • Platform: Otis
  • Date: 10/20/2021
  • Recommendation: [Insiders Only]

Batman WATA 9.8 A+

  • Market Cap: $59,000
  • Inferred Value: $41,700
  • Platform: Rally
  • Date: 10/20/2021
  • Recommendation: [Insiders Only]

Donkey Kong 3 WATA 9.4 A++

  • Market Cap: $114,000
  • Inferred Value: $60,000
  • Platform: Rally
  • Date: 10/22/2021
  • Recommendation: [Insiders Only]

Secondary markets

This is where we’ll highlight assets trading significantly below their inferred value.

The biggest opportunity post-selloff is Super Mario Bros on Otis.

Super Mario Bros. NES WATA 9.4 A+

  • Upside: 66%
  • Platform: Otis
  • Date: Continuous

*Disclosure, I own shares of SMB

At Auction

As mentioned last week, Heritage is running a significant auction through the end of October. Keep a close eye on the early run Zelda. If it surpasses $1.2m or so, that’s very good news for the gaming space. Anything under $800k could signal a bear market even for blue chips.

You’ll also want to watch the Super Mario 64 items mentioned above. We want the WATA 9.6 A++ to pass $500k. has an auction running at the minute as well – it ends today and Wednesday. Some of the cooler items include:



Wyatt Cavalier

Wyatt Cavalier

With a background in finance & intelligence analysis, Wyatt has an unhealthy obsession with finding the best blue chip investment opportunities. His previous newsletter, Fractional, resonated deeply with subscribers, bringing actionable insights and unconventional trading strategies. His rare book collection specializes in banned editions. He currently lives in Spain with his beautiful wife, three young boys, and dog Monty.

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