Game Boy Advance

The best Nintendo Switch games

The Nintendo Switch is an excellent game console. If you don't want to quit collecting Power Moons in <i>Super Mario Odyssey</i> but need a change of scenery from your living room, that's entirely doable. Simply take the tablet out of its dock, slide your Joy-cons back on and you can pick up right where …

Gaming

GameStop's 'buy four used games for $10' promo runs through Black Friday

Leg day savings<p>Remember last month's used game promotion from GameStop? The popular sale is back with a vengeance and with plenty more qualifying …

Black Friday

Doom's 'impossible' Switch port analysed in depth

One of the most celebrated FPS franchise giants has finally returned to the House of Mario. Going back more than two decades, Nintendo hardware has …

Gaming

Ace Attorney Nintendo Switch Title Officially In The Works According To Capcom

Capcom apparently has quite the line-up in store for the Nintendo Switch, one such title is a brand new <i>Ace Attorney</i>! We're sure there are no …

Nintendo Switch

The 50 best video games of all time, according to critics

There are dozens of ways you could put together a list of the best video games ever made. You could look to classics, like "Super Mario Bros." here.<p>You could look at impact on the medium, or highest sales. You could write down your personal favorites on pieces of paper, then throw them into the …

Entertainment

Launch Lessons: What You Can Learn From Tech Products That Failed Early

Opportunity is everywhere, and more and more entrepreneurs are deciding to take advantage of it. According to the Global Entrepreneurship Monitor 2014 Global Report, 100 million new businesses launch each year.<p>Of course, not all of them are destined for greatness, and in the first five years, …

Entrepreneurship

LC Loves: Remembering the Game Boy Micro

Nintendo’s handheld legacy is second to none. From the very dawn of portable gaming the company has been there, delivering a constant stream of solid …

Nintendo

NISA President Says Microsoft Is Not Very Supportive Of Japanese Games

The president of Nippon Ichi America, Takuro Yamashita, told MCV that he does not believe Microsoft is very supportive of Japanese games in a candid …

Nintendo

Retro Freak Basic Will Compete With SNES Classic

Another SNES Classic competitor appears that works with original SNES carts, only this one has an added bonus feature.<p>PCMag reviews products …

SNES

Star Wars: A history in video games

Not just one of the biggest movie franchises in history, Star Wars has also spread its influence across the world of video games. From expansive role-playing titles, third-person action games to flight simulators; George Lucas's universe has provided a variety of gaming genres ever since the …

Star Wars

Fall in digital love with Blood Code & Pooldad's "32 Bit Dreams"

Dating Sim: a subgenre of simulation games with elements of romance where the player dates multiple characters to achieve a relationship. Basically, …

Nintendo

Interview: Metroid Co-Creator Details Fusion Remake Pitch, Skipping Switch and Series’ Future

Game Rant interviews Metroid co-creator Yoshio Sakamoto, learning of the initial Fusion remake, why Samus Returns didn't come to Switch, and whether …

Anime

Game Boy Advance Hiding In a Medical Device

It turns out that medical manufacturers also do hacking once in a while. [JanHenrikH] recently tweeted a photo of an ECG-Trigger-Unit that he’d …

Nintendo

Check out this medical device powered by a Game Boy Advance

Paging Dr. Mario<p>A Twitter user found himself perplexed today when he opened an older electrocardiogram measurement instrument and found the components belonged to a Game Boy Advance.<p>The instrument is made by German company Medical Imaging Electronics and uses a wave produced by the ECG to …

Nintendo

Random: Game Boy Advance SP Screen Found Inside Electrocardiogram Machine

It's not out of the ordinary to find common, off-the-shelf parts in a wide range of consumer electronics, but a recent discovery by Twitter user Jan …

Nintendo

Feature: The Complete History of Rockstar Games on Nintendo Platforms

Rockstar Games is a business powerhouse at the top of the gaming industry. Producing sales figures some developers could only dream of, with the …

Nintendo

Hyperkin SmartBoy review: Turn your Android phone into a very dumb Game Boy

While some people still prefer the Nintendo 3DS, PlayStation Vita, or Nintendo Switch for their on-the-go gaming needs, billions of us now have a gaming device in our pockets at all times. <i>It’s called a phone.</i> And now the Hyperkin SmartBoy lets us use our Android phones to run games from Nintendo’s …

Phones

For the first time in 15 years, Doom is coming to a Nintendo console

During a Nintendo Direct presentation today the company announced a slew of games for its 3DS and Switch consoles -- including Switch versions of id …

Game Design

A quick guide to the Fire Emblem Series

A tale of souls and swords eternally retold<p><i>Fire Emblem</i>. One of the most puzzling Nintendo franchises for sure. Most people's first experience with …

RPGs

Tech Evolution: 25 years of Super Mario Kart

Can you believe it? This week marks the 25th anniversary of Super Mario Kart - the original, pioneering Super Nintendo release. Many imitators have …

Super Mario

Here's How ARMS Might Look On The Game Boy Advance

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Nintendo

I would play the hell out of Arms on Game Boy Advance

Bring back the GBA<p>These demake art projects have a tendency to create a crushing sense of false hope, but I appreciate looking at them and wondering …

Nintendo

Pokemon Dev Says Ruby/Sapphire Were The Hardest Pokemon Games To Make

Following a successful title is a daunting task for any developer, but that's especially true for a series as popular as Pokemon. Pokemon director Junichi Masuda recently revealed to Game Informer that the series' first Game Boy Advance installments, Ruby and Sapphire, were actually the most …

Pokémon

Pac-Man Vs. Is More Accessible With The Switch

<b>By Jenni</b> . August 7, 2017 . 12:00pm<p>14 years ago, Nintendo EAD made a <i>Pac-Man</i> game. This unique take on the formula was developed by Toru Iwatani and …

Nintendo DS

Turn your smartphone into a Game Boy with Hyperkin’s Smartboy

The first of April has long been a day for practical jokes and silly pranks -- and there's no escape from April fools on the internet. Companies like ThinkGeek regularly announce fake products on April 1st, only to have customer demand push those jokes into production. It didn't take long for …

Technology

Is the New 2DS XL Nintendo's last dedicated handheld?

It came and went with little fanfare. This Friday just gone, Nintendo released the New 2DS XL, a console that - barring any major surprises - will …

Nintendo

Watch a full playthrough of the lost-to-time Rockman.EXE: Phantom of Network

Oh mobile gaming<p>Way back in the day, the <i>Mega Man Battle Network</i> series was a big money maker for Capcom and was easily the most successful <i>Mega Man</i> …

Nintendo

Sealed Copy of Super Mario Bros. Fetches $30K on eBay

The auction started at just $0.01, but 43 bids later it reached $30,100.44.<p>This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. …

Super Mario

Nintendo Now Rumored to be Prepping Classic N64 Edition - ExtremeTech

By on July 21, 2017 at 7:30 am<p>This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use.<p>After last year’s NES Classic …

NES Classic Edition

What are we all playing this weekend?

Hello again! My apologies for the lack of WAPWPATPWPAP last weekend: I was on holiday and neglected to delegate the responsibility. Who’s fired for …

PC Gaming