The Greatest Video Game Collection HEIST

Two friends come up with a great solution to a problem we’ve all faced as gamers…at some point in our lives.

Ever wish you could buy a new game, but not have enough money for it? Say you wanted to purchase the hottest multiplayer game around to play with your friends, or place a preorder on an upcoming game you've been waiting for half a decade. Thankfully, there are options for you if you don't have the scratch for it. 

Enter GameStop, a retailer known for offering trade-ins, where you can give up your old games in exchange for store credit. It sounds great and even promising, but have you ever experienced what it was actually like to trade-in your collection of old titles—perhaps even your entire childhood?

With that in mind, we've put together this animated short detailing exactly what it's like to trade-in your old games.