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Old Made New: The RetroN 5

By Robert Workman, Jun 20, 2014 2:00pm PDT

The RetroN 5 is just what the doctor ordered for old-school gaming fans.

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"Anyone know if there exists a console like this that works with Atari 2600/7800 games? Mine old ..."

- themoltar see all 15 comments

First GBA Virtual Console games for Wii U announced

By Robert Workman, Feb 13, 2014 2:57pm PST

Earlier this year, Nintendo confirmed that it would begin bringing Game Boy Advance games to the Wii U's eShop, enabling users to expand their game...

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"I've never played advance wars, explain to me why it's awesome."

- Fish_Bulb see all 21 comments

Mega Man Zero Collection Screens Tease DS Release

By Jeff Mattas, Feb 22, 2010 4:00pm PST

As previously reported, Capcom is bringing a compilation of Mega Man Zero titles to the Nintendo DS. In advance of the game's Spring release in...

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"oh i've played them all. but i'm sure plenty haven't, else this collection wouldn't be coming out ;)"

- Chris Faylor see all 8 comments

New GameBoy Advance

By Steve Gibson, Jan 07, 2003 11:51am PST

Jason is out at the Nintendo press event but this is the hot and fresh news from console land that just cant wait. Nintendo has announced a new...

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"well my daily meds cost me more then 5 bucks so i'll be broke "

- aliengrey see all 358 comments

Star X Screenshots

By Maarten Goldstein, Mar 21, 2002 3:23pm PST

Ubi Soft sent along five new screenshots from a 3D Game Boy Advance title they are publishing, Star X. It's a flightsim, and besides single player...

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"Dammit! Where are the high-res screen shots?!!!!! What's this 240x160 crap?! COME ON!!!!!"

- Do_Or_Die see all 4 comments

QC: Doom GBA

By Maarten Goldstein, Aug 10, 2001 10:08am PDT

I've been checking out the Game Boy Advance version Doom yesterday and today and figured I'd share some impressions. Of course, it's hard to give...

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" well the thing is. it sees you, but it seems to take a much longer time before it actually ..."

- Maarten Goldstein see all 91 comments

GBA Doom Announcement

By Maarten Goldstein, Aug 08, 2001 1:50pm PDT

Just got a press release officially announcing that the Game Boy Advance version of Doom is in development. Its being ported by David A. Palmer...

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" It is new; the press release just came out today. It's been known to be in development for ..."

- Conan see all 33 comments

DOOM on GBA Shots

By Steve Gibson, Aug 01, 2001 9:30am PDT

They guys at CVG have managed to get a hold of the first screenshots of DOOM for the GameBoy Advance in action according to Mark Hurley. I cant get...

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- r0lf- see all 50 comments

GBA Owners READ THIS

By Steve Gibson, Jun 20, 2001 7:11am PDT

If you picked up a GameBoy Advance you'll absolutely want to check this story out. There is a contrast control hidden on the back behind the...

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"Well, there you go! Now your glorified 1" high color Pong contraption will REALLY own!"

- hi-c see all 72 comments

A FPS on GBA

By Steve Gibson, Jun 19, 2001 6:38am PDT

Hey check it out, a FPS game on the GameBoy Advance. Ecks vs Sever from Bam! Entertainment. The GSUK guys have an interview with the director or...

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" you are worse than my 12th grade english teacher. go get a life and quit correcting everyone ..."

- Malachi see all 49 comments

GBA Sales

By Maarten Goldstein, Jun 18, 2001 10:51am PDT

Looks like the Game Boy Advance is a big hit for Nintendo as they have sold half a million units in the first week. 100k more units have been sent...

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" I believe the Japanese Super Mario 2 "Lost Levels" are the same as the extra levels you can ..."

- Mantle see all 39 comments

GameBoy Advance GONE GOLD!

By Steve Gibson, Jun 11, 2001 10:07am PDT

Today is that golden day many gamers have been waiting for. The Nintendo GameBoy Advance system is official today and should be on retail shelves...

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" it's called sarcasm. sprinkled lightly. try it, tastes great! shitface"

- Malachi see all 187 comments

Another New Metroid

By Steve Gibson, Mar 26, 2001 6:13pm PST

Oh man I dont know how we missed this one. Nintendo just a few days ago has confirmed that there will be a new Metroid title for the GameBoy...

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More GameBoy Advance

By Steve Gibson, Mar 21, 2001 8:59am PST

Pocket.IGN has a report on more GameBoy Advance stuff, Thanks Mike Z. They mention that the DOOM port (story) may end up running on the Crawfish3D...

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DOOM & GBA

By Steve Gibson, Mar 20, 2001 7:02am PST

Here is something I cant say I would have ever expected. Activision has announced their lineup of games that will be showing up on the Nintendo...

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