Octopus

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Model No. OC-22
Series Widescreen series
Release date 16th July, 1981

Brand New. Never used

Stock

Ref No. Game Box Foam Instructions Language Working? Battery cover Batteries Price Pictures
42 c9.9 c9.9 c9.9 c9.9 English Yes Original Original Sold 8 pictures
Serial No. of Game Unit: 22413665
Other papers: Pink Caution Slip, Battery Stickers
The seller (Ian) wrote to me:

Hi Jon,
Thank you for the payment for Octopus,
I'll get it out to you by special delivery tomorrow, The box will be so well
packed that you could hit it with a cruise missile and it would survive.
I actually remember selling these when I used to own a computer games shop
in the eighties, they used to sell for £19.99.
When I saw similar ones in a collectors book I went back to the warehouse
where I used to get them from and behind a old box of radios was the box of
nintendo games ... 26 asst in all. I haggled and got them for next to
nothing.
It's a one off find, I was very lucky

Comment from Jon: He had 8 Egg games (NIB), 6 x Chef, 6 x Tropical Fish and 6 x Octopus.

Now that's what I call lucky!!! Still makes my head spin. :-)

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