Rare Pokemon card on sale for $100,000

Sept. 8, 2013 at 12:43 PM

WASHINGTON, Sept. 8 (UPI) -- Nearly 400 people have made offers to buy a rare Pokemon trading card on eBay with a Buy It Now price of $100,000.

The card -- a Pikachu Illustrator -- is one of six total in circulation that were made especially as a reward to those who won the Pokemon Card Game Illustration Contest, Geek.com reported.

It previously sold for about $20,000.

The seller, whose name was not reported, set a high Buy It Now price, but expects to get about $50,000 for the card.

As of Sunday afternoon, the auction had 398 offers.

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