Originally Posted by jekyl_hyde
Inflation has at least doubled in the U.S. since 9/11/2001. I remember when the first Dragonball Z Budokai PS1 game cost a measly $29.99 brand new. The new Budokai game is expected to be released @ $59.99 in the U.S. market, with many gaming experts predicting the new gen console games to be an extra $10-$20 brand new.
The price of those games has little to do to inflation. There are several government websites you can check to find out the rate of inflation. Since 2001 it's gone up by ~30%.