Authentic or fake? Identifying Big Box Computer Game Shrink-wrap

“Big Box” computer game collecting has been around for decades, but has only recently joined video games as trading for increasingly crazy prices. Unopened games fetch the most money, but since shrink-wrap can be re-applied to an opened game, how do you know if your expensive software collectible is truly unopened and factory-mint? In this video, I share my knowledge of the properties of shrink-wrap as it pertains to “Big Box” computer games, and give you the tools to spot both original factory seals, as well as re-wrapped items. The Oldskool PC