This PS2 horror game sold for €8,500

This famous title developed by FromSoftware, publisher of the hit game Elden Ring, is a survival horror released in 2004 on PS2. A recent auction ended at €8,500.

This PS2 game that breaks sales records

Final Fantasy XII, Metal Gear Solid or Splinter Cell… The iconic playstation2 marked generations and gave birth to mythical licenses that rocked our young years. Back in the 2000s, the PS2 appeared in our living rooms and became best-selling console of all timeshe is celebrating her 22nd birthday this year: happy birthday!

While older titles sell for exorbitant prices, such as this cult PS1 game sold for €16,000, PS2 games are far from being outdone when it comes to auctions. One of the most expensive games was created by FromSoftwarethe company behind the legendary license Dark Soulsthen recently from the hit game Elden Ring. It is Kuona survival horror released in 2004.

The horror game worth thousands of dollars

Recently, a sale was concluded for €8,500 on the Kuon game. Obviously, at this price, it is important to note that the game is in exceptional condition since it is still in its protective box. Never having been opened, it is a real collector’s item.

Nevertheless, the rating of the game has exploded since a few months, due to the success experienced by the publisher FromSoftwarethanks to his last title Elden Ring, already considered one of the best games of 2022. Used, the game shows good sales ranging from 300 to 600 euros, depending on the state of the game. In blister pack, Kuon also sold for more than 1900 euros. Japanese copies, on the other hand, are much cheaper due to the high number of copies available on the market.

Why is it so expensive?

The famous adage What is rare is expensiveis also valid in retrogaming. The rarity of the game often comes into play when determining the value of the game. In the case of Kuonwhose sales were particularly limited outside of Japan, the game is considered one of the rarest PS2 titles.

Released in 2004, Kuon is a horror game whose narration takes place in traditional Japan, where we follow 3 characters, Utsuki, Sakuya and Abe, through different timelines, the goal being to survive against many monsters and demons.

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