Game Boy

‘Wordle’ Lands on Nintendo’s Game Boy

[caption id="attachment_368179" align="aligncenter" width="1920"] Image: @ghidraninja on Twitter[/caption] Over the weekend, IT security researcher and hobbyist hardware hacker Stacksmashing (@ghidraninja) created a Game Boy homebrew based on the wildly popular daily word puzzle game Wordle. https://twitter.com/ghidraninja/status/1490323175510581263 Inspired by another hobbyist who got Wordle working on a Palm personal digital assistant from 1999, Stacksmashing's port brings one of...

From April Fool’s to Reality: Turn iPhone 6 into a GameBoy

Thanks to gaming hardware company Hyperkin, who has decided to turn an April Fools' Day prank teased on Reddit into a reality, you will soon be able to turn your iPhone 6 into a fully functioning Game Boy (via Business Insider). Called the “Smart Boy”, the accessory will allow users to insert their iPhone 6 into the device,...

Nintendo Patents Game Boy Emulation for Mobiles and In-Flight Entertainment

A new Nintendo patent published by the US Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) reveals an invention that allows the emulation of company's mobile game consoles, including the Game Boy line of devices, on mobile devices including smartphones, as well as in other settings, including on seat-back displays in airplanes and trains, TechCrunch is reporting. The source...

How to Play Game Boy Advance Games on iPhone, No Jailbreak Required

Game Boy Advance emulators are very hard to come by, especially if you do not jailbreak your device. GBA4iOS, a Game Boy Advance emulator for iOS devices, gets around Apple’s App Store restrictions by using a loophole in the company’s developer enterprise program. In the second version of the app developer Riley Testut includes more...