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Why use us?

  • Get an price for current or retro games
  • Great prices paid - especially for rare and collectible games
  • Literally tens of thousands of consoles and games to send to us
  • Free postage with our courier collection or dropoff services
  • Postage Credit if you send the games yourself
  • No hidden surprises - you get an upfront price for missing, scruffy manuals etc
  • Check the current status of your Quote online
  • Fast payment with PayPal - much faster than cheque
  • Thousands of games in our online shop to buy with your Shop Credit

Why don't I just put my games on an auction site:

  • 1) Auction sites have seller fees, PayPal fees and postage. You would need to sell your items for **£118 on the major auction sites to get the equivalent of a £100 quote from us.
  • 2) With us there's no picture to take or description to fill in
  • 3) No separate listings to fill in for each game or category of games
  • 4) We are a business Not an individual - there's no chasing us for payment or bad feedback against you
  • 5) Our price is fixed for 14 days providing the items are correctly stated whereas the final auction price could be disappointing
  • 6) No nasty PayPal clawbacks - our PayPal payment to you cannot be clawed back whereas auction payments can be reversed months later

**£118 assumes £1.30 listing fee, 10% final value fee, 3.4% payment fee and £7 postage.

About Us:

Retro-Games specializes in rare, collectible and imported video games for all platforms since 1980. The business was established in 2003 and we now have over 150,000 customers in 44 countries around the world.

We stock games, consoles and accessories for all the major console platforms, retro machines and handhelds and in the past 16 years our catalogue has grown to over 40,000 titles. As of January 2019, there are 20,000 high resolution pictures of actual games for sale on the site. Most of our games are used/ preowned but we also sell some new factory sealed games.

We also run a retro games website which we acquired in 2007 together with a sizeable inventory of retro gaming stock. The site has a great retro gaming museum and we are currently working on improving the links between the two sites.

Our business address:

  • Chillout Games Ltd, Unit A8, Southmoor Industrial Estate, Manchester M23 9XD
  • Phone: 0800 861 1066 (cheap rate from landlines)
  • Fax: N/a

Please contact us using the online contact form

New HQ:

In Dec 18 due to the continued success of the business, we moved to new larger premises. The new office is ideally located for couriers in south Manchester with excellent transport links. It is sited on a historic industrial estate built in the 1940s with barrier entry and 24hr onsite security.