Shippo: Customer Story:

Customer Story:

One gamer's passion project turned into a full-time business

"Shippo has helped our business by saving us up to 70-80% shipping cost shipping to a few different countries, as well as simplifying and shortening our shipping process. Shippo made it possible for us to not only ship items more productively and faster, but to reach more people throughout the world." specializes in new and preowned games from retro to next-gen consoles, catering not only to the average gamer, but to video game collectors around the world.

You can find some of the rarest and hardest to find video games in the world on their site, not only in cartridge or disc form, but also complete in their original boxes or game cases, complete with instruction manuals, or even brand new in their original factory packaging! was founded by Joshua Wright. Back in 2007, he decided to start selling next-gen games as a small side business, with no bigger plans than that. He always had a special place in his heart for retro video game systems like the Super Nintendo, Atari, Sega Genesis & Saturn, old arcade machines, and so on. After stumbling onto some retro game sites, he realized that the retro games movement was really growing. His side business slowly went from just a business, to a passion, love and hobby.

The products themselves are video games, consoles and accessories, but to Joshua and a lot of his customers, they are a passion, hobby, happy place and an escape. A way to take an adventure or do the impossible. They inspire, create, and represent epic moments and some of the best and happiest memories or times in a person’s life!

Shippo: Customer Story: