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GameGirl

Nostalgia time! Every Game Boy start screen


Nearly 3 hours
Oct 07
I haven't finished the video yet, so sorry if at the 2 hour and 12 minute mark it baits and switches to a stupid argument on whether or not certain foodstuffs count as sandwiches, or just a bunch of music videos of lil Frank... read
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Xtreme Sports

Celebrate Y2K all over again with WayForward's first GBC game


Extreme Sports coming to the 3DS Virtual Console next week
Aug 02
Late last year, we were lucky to have industry legend and founding member of WayForward Matt Bozon on Sup Holmes. That's where I heard about Xtreme Sports, WayForward's first Gameboy Color game. It sounded like a cross betwe... read
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Just what is Tien doing with Chiaotzu, though?!
We're back with a whole new arc of hanging out and talking about Dragon Ball. We've jumped into the GameBoy Advance title, Dragon Ball Advanced Adventure, one of the best Dragon Ball games out there. In this episode, we beat up boar bandits, fall down holes, and have uncomfortable conversations about Yamcha and Tien's relationships with their small companions. read feature

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Sup Holmes

This is why you can't touch Barbie


Sup Holmes returns with Ludam Dare's Mike Kasprzk
Jun 07
[Sup Holmes is a weekly talk show for people that make great videogames. It airs live every Sunday at 4pm EST on Youtube, and can be found in Podcast form on Libsyn and iTunes.] Last week on Sup Holmes, we met Mike Kasprzk (... read
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Twitch Plays Pokemon

Twitch Plays Pokemon got out of Rock Tunnel: A summary


Possibly quicker than I did....
Feb 20
When I picked up Pokemon Red, I went to Rock Tunnel without Flash. I tried to make it through in the pitch black. Then I tried to get back out. Then I decided the only way out of the darkness was to plunge forward, wholly an... read
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First titles announced
We heard last year that Game Boy Advance titles would be coming to Virtual Console, and now Nintendo is just about ready to kick that program off. In today's Nintendo Direct, Satoru Iwata said that we would be seeing the firs... read feature

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Joylancer

Joylancer demo is up, brings back 'JOY AND FEELINGS'


Motorcycle drill-lance shoryuken
Feb 09
Though the game is still in development, Joylancer is shaping up to be a product worthy of sitting alongside Drill Dozer, Shovel Knight, and all of the other "your weapon is your means of transport" 2D action platformers tha... read
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Game Debate to the Death! Favorite Pokémon game?


Gotta vote them all!
Oct 01
Have you survived the release of Grand Theft Auto V? Good! Out of over 1,400 total votes, here are the top three results from our last poll: (41.92%) GTA San Andreas: 594 votes -- winner! (34.65%) GTA Vice City: 491 votes (1... read
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Shantae release date get

WayForward: Shantae dances to Nintendo 3DS on June 20


Prepare for platforming paradise!
May 21
The original Shantae is coming to Nintendo 3DS Virtual Console on June 20, WayForward has announced. Originally released in the dying days of the Game Boy Color, the acclaimed platformer managed to garner a pair of seque... read
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Harvest Moon 3DS eShop

Harvest Moon GBC takes root on 3DS eShop this week


Portable potatoes
May 14
Harvest Moon for the Game Boy Color is coming to the Nintendo 3DS eShop in North America this week, Natsume has announced. The second title in the prolific farming sim role-playing game series, Harvest Moon GB was initia... read
Shantae on 3DS VC photo
Shantae on 3DS VC

WayForward to bring Shantae to Nintendo 3DS in June


Get hype!
Apr 28
One of the rare gems of the Game Boy Color era is making a return on Nintendo 3DS. WayForward has announced that the original Shantae is set to arrive on Virtual Console in North America, Europe, Australia, and New Zealand at... read
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Console chimera

18 different gaming consoles combined into one system


The ultimate mod
Apr 16
Modder Bacteria spent over three years and over $1,000 to merge 18 different consoles into one giant box. It contains circuitry from 15 different systems, works with one master controller, a single power supply, and a single... read
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Screw beer pong, hand me that controller
Gamers are a diverse breed. From PC aficionados and console fanatics, to retro devotees and casual admirers, there is no one-size-fits-all model of videogame hobbyist. Though we possess many differences, like game preferences... read feature

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Zelda Seasons/Ages

Zelda: Oracle of Seasons/Ages coming to eShop [Update]


Game Boy Color classics coming to Virtual Console
Feb 21
[Update: As noted by Joystiq, Eiji Aonuma has taken to the Miiverse and confirmed that the titles will be see an international release. "The Legend of Zelda: Oracle of Seasons/Oracle of Ages will be released for Vir... read
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Resident Evil Game Boy Color's fundraiser is complete


Feb 06
Remember that fundraiser involving Resident Evil 1's nearly finished Game Boy Color conversion? Well, the $2,000 goal was met, and the cart has finally been released to the public. Keep in mind that the game is only 90% compl... read
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Metroid II on Japanese 3DS store tomorrow, kind of want


Sep 28
It's been a considerable time since I played Metroid II: Return of Samus. It was my favorite Metroid game growing up, not least of which because it was the only one I owned as a child and my copy was lost somewhere in on... read
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New book PIXELGALAXY collects Game Boy art and essays


Aug 18
"PIXELGALAXY is a book all about the Nintendo Game Boy and the pixel graphics. It includes its secret of success, an overview of the top games and takes a closer look at the graphics," writes Sergio Ingravalle, the book'... read
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The Pokemon Center suffers a communication error


Aug 04
If you've listened to Podtoid and my stories about "The Flat In Bromley" where people would watch Mad Max while coming from an ecstasy binge, then that's all the backstory you need to this video. read
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Game Boy Zelda precursor about frogs gets fan translation


Jul 12
For those of you who've never heard of the game, For the Frog the Bell Tolls is a Game Boy title from 1992 that never left Japan. It was created by members of the teams that brought us Super Metroid, The Legend of Zelda: Lin... read






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