It is brand new, but does not come with a box. It does come with instructions. You can also use this to adapt SFC games to SNES. This unit does NOT convert Japanese text to English language!I don't know if it works with PAL machines, sorry. When these are gone, that is it......... The item "Super Nintendo SNES Memory Card NEW! Game Saver Adapter" is in sale since Tuesday, May 5, 2009. This item is in the category "Video Games & Consoles\Video Game Accessories\Memory Cards & Expansion Packs". The seller is "crazyhcactus" and is located in Tucson, Arizona. This item can be shipped worldwide.