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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.


"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...


"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...


"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...


"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...


"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...


" 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...


" 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...


" Ü Û * * * * * *ÛÛÛÛ²±Ü Û * * * * * ..."

- r0lf- see all 50 comments


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...


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

- hi-c see all 72 comments


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...


" 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...


" 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...


" 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...


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...



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...