gameboy

The Game Boy is an 8-bit fourth generation handheld game console developed and manufactured by Nintendo. It was first released in Japan on April 21, 1989, in North America later the same year, and in Europe in late 1990. It was designed by the same team that developed the Game & Watch series of handheld electronic games and several Nintendo Entertainment System (NES) games: Satoru Okada, Gunpei Yokoi, and Nintendo Research & Development 1.It is Nintendo's second handheld game console and combines features from both the Game & Watch handheld and NES home system. The console features a dot-matrix screen with adjustable contrast dial, five game control buttons (a directional pad, two game buttons, and "START" and "SELECT"), a single speaker with adjustable volume dial and, like its rivals, uses cartridges as physical media for games. The color scheme is made from two tones of grey with accents of black, blue, and dark magenta. All the corners of the portrait-oriented rectangular unit are softly rounded, except for the bottom right, which is curved. At launch, it was sold either as a standalone unit, or bundled with one of several games, among them Super Mario Land and Tetris. Several accessories were also developed, including a carrying pouch, a camera, and a printer.
The Game Boy received mixed reviews from critics and was deemed as technologically inferior to its fourth-generation competitors (Sega's Game Gear, Atari's Lynx, and NEC's TurboExpress). Its lack of a backlight, graphics, bulky design and price were met with criticism, but it also received praise for its battery life, library of games and durability in its construction. It quickly outsold the competition, selling one million units in the United States within a few weeks. An estimated 118.69 million units of the Game Boy and its successor, the Game Boy Color, have been sold worldwide, making it the third best-selling video game console of all time. It is one of the most recognizable devices from the 1990s, becoming a cultural icon in the years following its release. Several redesigns were released during the console's lifetime, including the Game Boy Pocket in 1996 and the Game Boy Light in 1998 (Japan only). Production of the Game Boy continued until 2003, well after the release of its second successor, the Game Boy Advance, in 2001.

You do not have permission to view the full content of this post. Log in or register now.
  1. C

    Yu and Mi (Gameboy)

    Yu: Hey, Mi! Have you tried the new Gameboy online? Mi: Oh, yeah, Yu! I'm totally obsessed with it! Yu: That's great, Mi! I just got a high score in Tetris! Mi: Really, Yu? That's amazing! I'm so jealous! Yu: Thanks, Mi! But have you unlocked all the levels in Mario Kart? Mi: Actually, Yu...
  2. R

    Tutorial GAMEBOY ADVANCE ROM UNLIMITED

    FREE GAMEBOY IMULATOR AND GAMES DOWNLOAD... OLD LIKE A SCHOOL INSTALL GAMEBOY DOWNLOAD GBA FILE ZIP.. use GAMEBOY apk to read zip That's all enjoy 😉 NOTE : IMULATOR will notify Gmail but disregard it ...its not häçk ,its ***** Hahanap Gmail KC ρáíd sa playstore Yan gingawang free para...
  3. R

    Tutorial GAMEBOY ADVANCED UNLIMITED

    GAMEBOY® FREE ρáíd GAME- IMULATOR & FILE download here👇 GAMEBOY.apk | Powered by Box
  4. P

    Closed Collection of pokemon roms and emulator

    Collection of Pokemon Roms and Emulator. LINK: kip.macemicro.com/Kip's%20Files/Other/VBA/Pokemon%20games/Pokemon%20Roms/ Easy and minimalist - PizaaRiaaa
  5. M

    Closed Nauuso ngaun ung gameboy retro

    Sino po nkakaalam ng bilihan nun sa divisoria?
  6. P

    Closed Myboy games

    Ano po kayang magandang games sa gameboy na adventure/rpg or strategy games. Except pokemon.
  7. E

    Closed Where to download gba roms

    Guyd ishare ko lang yung mga websites kung saan ako magdodownload ng Roms or games para sa Gameboy advance emulator. Emuparadise.com Freeroms.com Loveroms.com
  8. P

    Closed Pokemon

    ano pinakamagandang pokemon game na nalaro nyo sa gba using emulator? :)
  9. K

    Closed Wolfstein 3d (GBA) Pero 2d

    Hey mga ka master dyan,kung sino hindi pa nakaka alam kung ano ang pinaka unang FPS na laro?. yun ang wolfstein sa gba! ;) WOLFSTEIN 3D LINK:http://www.emuparadise.me/Nintendo_Gameboy_Advance_ROMs/Wolfenstein_3D_(U)(Mode7)/43637-download
  10. K

    Closed Medal Of Honor Infiltrator (GBA) War 2d game

    hey mga ka master dyan na may Gba emu,eto ang magandang laro na gusto ng medal of honor MOH LINK:http://www.emuparadise.me/Nintendo_Gameboy_Advance_ROMs/Medal_of_Honor_-_Infiltrator_(U)(Venom)/44514-download
  11. S

    Gameboy Opening gba file in Virtual Boy Advance

    Steps on how to configure Visual Boy Advance and to open gba files. First - Download muna kayo ng gba roms. Pili lang kayo sa mga sites na to. Pwede din kayo sa ibang sites basta siguraduhin nyo lang na English or may (U) or (UE) or (US) ang version nya at di (J) (kung marunong at...
  12. S

    Gameboy Want a VIRTUAL Game Boy?

    Eto mga ka PHC share ko to hehehe pag wala akong ma gawa, walang net o free time, eto nilalaro ko. Sa mga gameboy addicts jan i'm sure some of you alam na to. Pero ishashare ko parin para madagdagan naman ng thread ang category na to :D So let me introduce to you Visual Boy Advance (a.k.a VBA)...
Back
Top