Tag Archives: gba

Advance Wars Shows Nintendo Can Gamify War on Game Boy Advance – Today in Retro Gaming – September 10th, 2001

Nintendo and kiddifying things go together quite well.  Just look at the Smash Brothers series for proof of that.  Anyhow, on the Game Boy Advance Nintendo finally saw fit to bring over their turn based strategy games.  Advance Wars was

Spider-Man Continues Good Licensed Games Trek with Mysterio’s Menace on GBA – Today in History – February 7th, 2001

Anyone that has been playing games for any length of time has probably tried out a licensed game or two.  The reasons being many and varied but usually it boils down to seeing a familiar character/license amidst a sea of

Review- REVO K101 Plus Game Boy Advance Clone System

Okay, you may be thinking, why do I need a Game Boy Advance (GBA) clone?  Well, if it is the K101 Plus then the real question I have for you, after you read my review, is why haven’t you ordered

Rocket Man is a New Game Boy Game in Development

New Game Boy games are not exactly beating gamers over the heads.  I am going to ignore the recent news about Flappy Bird finally coming to the Game Boy here since I want to focus on games people would actually

New Game: Flappy Bird Ported to the Nintendo Game Boy Advance

Flappy Bird is one of those games that simply will not go away, no matter how hard gamers wish it would.  If there is a platform that can run it, someone will probably port this one button game to it. 

Revenge of the License: A Sound of Thunder

Video games based on film licenses are nothing more than excuses for some two-bit studio to make an enormous influx of money without resorting to looting armored cars or Nigerian prince email scams, right? Wanton cash grabs by game studios

Five Side Scrolling Game Boy Advance Games You Shouldn't Miss This Holiday Season

Sure, the Game Boy Advance is an older portable and can be had for quite a cheap price now so that makes it the perfect gift for a cash strapped family that have gamers in the house wanting to game

Hardware Hack: Super Nintendo/Super Famicom Themed Game Boy Advance Portables

The Game Boy Advance, no matter if you are a fan of Nintendo or not, is obviously a seminal portable platform. Some would argue the GBA is the last “retro” portable to be released, probably thanks in large part to

Got An iPad or iPhone and Love Nintendo?

Following up the success of the recent game collection apps article on Android devices, I thought it would be a good idea to listen the feedback from readers across the Internet and do a Nintendo centric version of the article.

Retro Review – Godzilla Domination – Game Boy Advance

When I first discovered Godzilla Domination, I was apprehensive about it.  I was a dyed in the wool fan of King of Monsters fan from way back when it first hit arcades (and later certain home consoles).  One thing that