Hyperkin have apparently developed a Game Boy Pocket clone and will be releasing it in Summer this year. The unit will be clad in an aluminium shell and will of course house a backlit display. The final product will have a dial that allows you to cycle through the entire colour spectrum to find your […]
The Super Retro Boy from Retro-Bit (it’s not on their site yet) is yet another reason that Nintendo should re-release the GBA. Retro Bit have done a brain fart and bundled the GBA hardware into an original Game Boy shell, whilst doing away with the shoulder buttons. The machine is lovely to look at, it’s obviously as […]
July 15th 2013 marks 30 years since Nintendo released its second (or 6th, depending how you look at it) home console system, the Famicom. Without it, or perhaps more accurately, without its western world sibling – The NES – gaming today could well have ended up looking quite different. Instead of reeling off facts and interesting […]
A couple of days ago news of a real 3DS Flashcart hit the GBATemp forums for the first time. Unlike the Crown 3DS (and various other rumoured 3DS carts) this one seems to be the real deal and is due to hit retailers sometime this month. Unfortunately we’re going to have to wait and see […]
Those of you patiently awaiting this rather beautiful looking tribute to the 3DS can cease f5ing, DX have both the white and black versions in stock for $106 shipped! Willgoo also now have stock on their website – take your pick!
I had the pleasure of trying out a 3DS in Nottingham yesterday, they have a caravan type thing in the Market Square where you can try one out first hand. When you walk in you’re directed round a short Nintendo Museum of all their old handhelds starting from the Game and Watch (Donkey Kong was […]
OK so not it’s not in keeping with the theme of this blog, but I am pretty damn excited about the Nintendo 3DS so here it goes. As of today, for all you UK’ers it’s available for pre-order on Amazon.co.uk for the mind boggling price of £229 and for the Yanks at Amazon.com.In the UK […]
I came across this a few months ago on DealExtreme. The Game Boy Advance was the first handheld I owned, my brother and I were driven up to Toys R Us by our Dad on the hot summer launch day back in 2001 and we parted with our hard saved cash to grab one each. […]