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Super Mario Land 2 DX Updates Original Nintendo Classic with Color

Nintendo knew how to market their Game Boy, they steam rolled over the competition left and right back in the day (on for a couple of decades). One franchise that kept Nintendo and their Game Boy alive and well, regardless

Legend of Zelda – Link’s Awakening Now Available in Spanish thanks to Fan Translation

Most people forget that North America as a whole does not speak English.  When you say North America most people think of the United States of America, that is fine but it is wrong.  That is like thinking Brazil when

Revenge of the License: Austin Powers: Oh, Behave!

You have to give credit where credit is due. Outside of its twin program, Austin Powers: Welcome to my Underground Lair!, there’s really nothing at all like Austin Powers: Oh, Behave! available on any portable system. After spending some time

Hardware Hack: Game Boy Goes HD with HDMIBoy

The original Game Boy, and the follow ups such as the Color, literally changed portable gaming over the decade plus life they enjoyed. Competition came from everyone including Atari (Lynx) and Sega (Game Gear and Nomad) and even NEC (Turbo

Pokemon Trading Card Game Brings Trading Card Game to Game Boy: Today in History- April 10th, 2000

To say Pokemon has been a cash cow for Nintendo is quite an understatement. From the original cards to the cartoon/movies and games based on this franchise, Nintendo definitely made the right choice in bringing it over to North America.

Kirby Tilt 'n' Tumble Invents "Waggle" Controls: Today in History- April 9th, 2001

Most gamers are not interested in “waggle” controls- the act of flinging or flailing around to produce action in a game. This form of gaming control was popularized by the Nintendo Wii and also on platforms such as iOS and