What is Standard Gaming?

StandardGaming.com is a simple, hassle-free way to instantly buy graded video games alongside articles and variant guides that are specific to certified video games.

We’re not an auction house so there’s no need to wait for the next auction. We’re not a marketplace like eBay so there’s no confusing listings or blurry pictures. Our only goal is to provide exceptional graded video games at terrific prices, all available for immediate purchase.

We also buy video games here! Will happily take your games in trade here, and you can learn more about us below.


Buying graded video games is easier than ever with Standard Gaming! We offer the widest range of certified sealed games, CIBs, and carts at fair market prices. All these are available through our secure, hassle-free online platform. Every game is guaranteed to be 100% authentic.

Standard Gaming aims to be the leader in the sale of all types of certified video games. Our offerings are a mix of older rare retro games and span all the way up to modern releases. At this time, we only sell games that have been certified by a third-party grading company such as WATA, VGA, or CGC.

Domestic orders $500 or higher will receive FREE SHIPPING, while orders under $500 will be charged a flat shipping fee of $15. Free shipping applies to US orders only. Shipping fees on international order vary by country and shipping method.

Standard Gaming does not have a minimum order.

Yes! We are always looking to buy rare video games. Use this link to fill out our trade-in form.

Yes! We have a variety of flexible payment terms that can fit every budget. Use this link to email us and tell us about what games you’re interested in.

All games that Standard Gaming sells are guaranteed to be authentic and genuine. We provide our customers with a refund, return, and/or exchange on everything we sell. This return policy only applies to customers who notify us by email at orders@StandardGaming.com within seven (7) days from the date on which the customer receives the item.
Shipping and handling charges are non-refundable. In the event that there was an error in our listing, Standard Gaming will provide a full refund if requested. Returns for other reasons which are of no fault to Standard Gaming are subject to a restocking fee of $40 or 15% of the total order price, whichever is greater.

We do our best to give our customers accurate information about our products and prices. In the event of a pricing or typographical error, Standard Gaming has the right to refuse or cancel orders placed. Customers who have purchased an item with an inaccurate price will be contacted. They will have the option to cancel the order or provide further instructions regarding the purchase. Please note: Our prices and product availability are subject to change without notice.

Standard Gaming charges sales taxes in all states where we currently have nexus. Currently Standard Gaming charges sales tax for all purchases shipped to the state of Ohio. Although Standard Gaming does not charge sales tax at this time in other states, you may be liable to pay use tax for any items bought from any online source, including Standard Gaming. Consult your tax advisor or local tax authorities for additional information.

Yes, contact us info@StandardGaming.com and provide a copy of your business license and resale certificate.We can set you up to waive sales tax on purchases made through StandardGaming.com.