The Katana could have been costly model new, however discovering one at this time that is in good, working situation will price you much more than it retailed for, and that is with inflation accounted for. Going by what has bought on eBay lately, the one itemizing that went beneath the inflation-adjusted retail worth was one the place the merchandise had seen injury and sticky buttons whereas additionally lacking the wi-fi receiver wanted to really use the controller.
For full, working, boxed examples of the controller, current gross sales have ranged from $299 to $425. Even then, regardless of being unused, the dearer one is not good, with the deal with of the Katana turning into “cheesy to the contact” for causes past the vendor’s understanding.
What’s listed on eBay as of this writing is just not priced to maneuver like these current gross sales (all of which bought on the “Purchase It Now” worth) or these tracked on PriceCharting.com had been, although. The six obtainable have “Purchase It Now” costs starting from $750 to $1,242 (for a list of two for $2,484), however half of them have “Greatest Supply” turned on. As is frequent with collectibles on eBay, the sellers look like making an attempt to pump up the value and capitalize on consumers who have not regarded up the going price.
The listings additionally make it clear how restricted the marketplace for these is, although, as half of them have the identical variety of individuals “watching” the public sale. However if you wish to try to haggle a deal, there’s simply sufficient competitors to make it fascinating.