Pokémon Bank chart with every core Pokémon game, from Red and Blue to Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon

Pokémon Gold Version and Pokémon Silver Version launched today on Nintendo 3DS family of systems. Originally among the first mainstream RPG games to appear on the Game Boy Color, Pokémon Gold and Pokémon Silver continued to expand the Pokémon universe, adding 100 Pokémon, held items and real-time events, thanks to an internal game clock. Featuring … Continue reading Pokémon Bank chart with every core Pokémon game, from Red and Blue to Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon

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New Game Boy Color mod implements a backlit screen

A new hardware mod swaps out the Game Boy Color’s built-in screen for the backlit LCD of the upgraded Game Boy Advance SP, the AGS-101 model, which was released more than two years after the original GBA SP’s debut. Because the SP’s screen is larger and thicker than the GBC’s display, everything couldn't fit inside … Continue reading New Game Boy Color mod implements a backlit screen

Did You Know Gaming explores the Game Boy Advance (GBA)

In a new episode, Did You Know Gaming takes a look at some facts, secrets, Easter eggs and history of Nintendo's Game Boy Advance (GBA). The GBA was the follow-up to the popular Game Boy system and featured all of Nintendo's hit franchises at the time, including Pokémon, Super Mario, The Legend of Zelda and … Continue reading Did You Know Gaming explores the Game Boy Advance (GBA)

Piano Collections: Pokémon Red and Blue appears on Kickstarter from Materia Collective

The entire Pokémon series is known for its memorable music and Pokémon Red and Blue are no different. As a way to highlight the iconic tunes presented in the Game Boy classics, Materia Collective is currently seeking funds via Kickstarter for Piano Collections: Pokémon Red and Blue – which contributes to the effort of making … Continue reading Piano Collections: Pokémon Red and Blue appears on Kickstarter from Materia Collective

SmartBoy heading to retail later this year in Europe, plays any Game Boy or Game Boy Color game

PQube and Hyperkin have announced that the SmartBoy peripheral is heading to retail later this year in European territories. It will be priced at £59.99 and is compatible with Game Boy and Game Boy Color games from any region and does not require any additional power. Here’s the official PR: PQube, in partnership with Hyperkin, … Continue reading SmartBoy heading to retail later this year in Europe, plays any Game Boy or Game Boy Color game

Pokémon GO has helped sales of past Pokémon games

Nintendo has confirmed that there is a direct correlation between sales of core Pokémon games on Nintendo handhelds and Pokémon GO. According to the company, the immensely-popular mobile app has helped sales of past Pokémon games, including titles that were re-released via the Virtual Console service on Nintendo 3DS. This includes Pokémon Red, Blue and … Continue reading Pokémon GO has helped sales of past Pokémon games

The evolution of fainting in Pokémon from 1996 to 2016

When Pokémon lose all of their health points (HP) in the Pokémon video games, they faint and are no longer able to battle unless you revive them with special items or take them to the Pokémon Center. When all the Pokémon in your party faint, you pass out yourself as the Trainer in the game. … Continue reading The evolution of fainting in Pokémon from 1996 to 2016