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100% Kingdom Hearts

100% Series Retrospective: Kingdom Hearts


Carter's Quest
Sep 26
[Read on for a description of every Kingdom Hearts game ever released in the US, and my completion of all of them in 2012.] So I kind of realized that I was powering through both the Resident Evil and Tony Hawk...

Game Boy Advance games may be coming to eShop


Sep 12
Despite bundling 10 Game Boy Advance titles for the 3DS Ambassador Program last year, Nintendo has announced no plans to officially bring GBA games to the eShop. NES titles were likewise part of the Ambassador package, but at...

Some folks spent 5 years remaking Pokemon Crystal for GBA


Apr 29
Biggest question: why would anyone want to play a remake of Pokémon Crystal on the Game Boy Advance when HeartGold and SoulSilver already exist on the DS? A lot of reasons, it would seem. Pokémon Liquid Crystal...

How to make GBA games on your 3DS not look like ass


Dec 19
It was really nice of Nintendo to give us Ambassadors all of these free GBA games, but man, they looked all stretched and washed out. I remember these games being beautiful. Is my memory fading, or is it the 3DS pulling some ...

PSA: 3DS ambassador GBA games now downloadable!


Dec 16
If you are eligible for 3DS ambassador status, your ten free Game Boy Advance games are now available to download via the "redownload" section of your eShop menu. Yet again, it's a process of finding the games in your queue o...

3DS ambassador GBA games dated for December 16


Dec 14
Nintendo has finally dated the ten GBA games that so-called 3DS ambassadors will receive, and it's this Friday! On December 16, those who bought a 3DS before its big price drop will get ten free Game Boy Advance games, which ...

3DS ambassador GBA games still arriving this year


Dec 01
We are now in the final month of 2011, and some of you may be wondering whether you're getting your ten free Game Boy Advance games before the year is out. Nintendo has answered the question, confirming that 3DS early adopter...

Two more 3DS Ambassador program games revealed


Aug 01
Of the twenty free games current 3DS owners are getting in exchange for having bought the system at full price, ten are NES titles, and the rest are Game Boy Advance games. Nintendo hasn't said what each individual "Ambassado...

I really want this little tiny Space Invaders machine


Jul 12
So cute! I'm a sucker for miniature things, especially when they're somehow related to gaming. Space Invaders isn't my favorite retro game, but this little cab is so cute that I don't really care what they put on it or on it...

Get your Mother 1+2 fan translation while it's hot


Apr 29
Tomato has completed his translation of Mother 1+2 for Game Boy Advance, which should have a good number of you rejoicing. You can read all about the patch, and download it, by going to this page. The main focus here is Mothe...

PlayStation Phone hands-on shows emulated PS1, GBA games


Jan 26
By now, it's safe to call the long-rumored PlayStation Phone one of the worst-kept secrets in the history of the tech/gaming world. Engadget posted photos of the Android-powered device three months ago, and since then, we've...

Mother 3 Adventure Time mash up gets me giddy


Jan 15
I'm currently planning an episode of Constructoid about constructive criticism for gaming's famous female protagonists. The idea is to talk about how they can be more effective and positive role models without alienating game...

Iwata: GameCube could do 3D gaming


Jan 07
While Sony and various publishers talk up 3D gaming and declare it to be the future, Nintendo overlord Satoru Iwata claims that Nintendo was tinkering with it years ago, as far back as the GameCube. He says his company was wo...

Game Debate to the Death! Mana series


Sep 28
In last week's debate we moved from the Valkyrie Profile series to the newer Valkyria Chronicles RPG series. Even though almost nobody had a single bad thing to say about the PSP sequel, the response was overwhelming for the ...

The e-Reader was the worst peripheral ever


Aug 10
The e-Reader was a card reading device for the Game Boy Advance that would allow you to add extra content to specific games with cards that had special digital codes. It was also complete bullsh*t. You see, Super Mario Advan...

Legendary Pokemon tale becoming a reality


Aug 04
First, read about Pokemon Black (not to be confused with the impending Black/White releases) in this post by Tiny Cartridge. It's a longish read by Internet standards, but highly worth your time. ... Done? Good! Yes, I know y...

Game SERIES Debate to the Death! EarthBound (Mother)


Jul 27
EarthBound, which has always been known as Mother overseas, started out as one of the most beloved RPG series of its time, remained one of the most cherished series all throughout the 1990s, and has since then proven that it ...

Game SERIES Debate to the Death! Golden Sun series


May 26
Yes, I know. Calling Golden Sun a series is a little laughable, but this RPG tournament qualification process is all about including every game the Dtoid Army demands, and the Golden Sun games were high on that list. In last ...

Game SERIES Debate to the Death! Pokemon series!


May 18
In last week's debate we dived into the Lunar RPG series, and no matter how you combine or separate the remakes, there was still one distinct winner. For the sake of saving space, I've combined originals and remakes in the l...

$128 Game Boy Advance game,will you deal ... or no deal?


Mar 21
In a business move that has blown my mind, a number of merchants on Amazon are selling a Game Boy Advance version of the Deal or No Deal game for $128. While the DS version of the same title sells for a paltry twelve bucks, t...

Game SERIES Debate to the Death! Breath of Fire series


Mar 02
Last week we made progress on our journey of selecting all the contenders for the massive RPG game debate tournament that is drawing near. Unlike the week before last, we found an almost unanimous decision for what will sure...

The Memory Card .76: Brotherly love


Nov 19
“The Memory Card” is a seasonal feature that dissects and honors some of the most artistic, innovative, and memorable videogame moments of all time. We all have experienced our fair share of sad moments in videoga...

Game SERIES Debate to the Death! The Legend of Zelda


Nov 11
Good gaming gods, last week's debate was epic, and I do not use that word lightly. I had to go through all 235 comments twice, just to make sure no tallying mistakes were made. The outcome broke almost every debate record ima...

Game Boy inducted into National Toy Hall of Fame


Nov 05
Did you know there was a National Toy Hall of Fame at Strong Nation Museum of Play in Rochester, New York? True story! Inducted last year into the Toy Hall of Fame was the Stick (seriously?), and this year it's joined by a fe...

This is how you beat Final Fantasy Legend in two minutes


Jul 08
I like to think that I'm a fan of the Final Fantasy franchise, but I must admit that I'd never heard of Final Fantasy Legend until today, much less played it. It was kind of a big deal, apparently: it was the first RPG on the...

iPhone 3GS runs Game Boy Advance at over 150FPS, also FF7


Jun 25
New videos of PlayStation and Game Boy Advance emulators running on iPhone 3GS hardware look pretty impressive. There's no jailbreak yet, but when it happens, you'll have a pretty nice pocket GBA on your hands as an...

Rumortoid: DSi to get Gameboy, GBA downloads


May 28
Remember when Microsoft stopped providing updates to the Xbox 360 that allowed it to play old Xbox games, then "coincidentally" launched its downloadable Xbox Classics? It's an obvious trick, but it's one that works...

Advance Wars killer found guilty


May 15
You might not remember it, but quite a while ago we ran a story where Advance Wars had somehow been linked to a murder. 20-year-old Mathew Pyke was found stabbed to death last year, and it had been believed that his Internet ...

From cuddly to crazy: The history of the videogame bunny


Apr 12
Hey, bunnies of the world. Today is Easter, your special day. Forget about Peeps, coloring eggs, and celebrating the resurrection of that bearded fellow. Today is all about you. Without you, who would deliver the basket full ...






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