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How Obscure Star Fox Precursor X Got Two English Translations In One Day

How Obscure Star Fox Precursor X Got Two English Translations In One Day

While we often think of localisations as the final word in game development, the truth is that language is so fluid and malleable that there’s a good amount of subjectivity in every translation. Such is the case with a groundbreaking Game Boy game from Star Fox creators Argonaut Games, which…

New Nintendo Leak Includes Several Unreleased Game Boy Games

New Nintendo Leak Includes Several Unreleased Game Boy Games

Nintendo’s official release schedule may be a little thin, but the hits keep coming in the form of data leaks. The latest batch, which some have dubbed “Gigaleak III,” involves a huge “lotcheck” dump of Game Boy and Game Boy Colour games that were either finished or close to being…

NYC Prisoners Given $15 Bootleg Game Boys

NYC Prisoners Given $15 Bootleg Game Boys

Because prison visits and social mingling have been curtailed recently as part of Covid-19 precautions, the New York City Department of Corrections have decided to buy 5500 handheld gaming machines at a cost of $US15 ($22) each to try and give inmates at the city’s prisons something else to do.