Game Boy Advance

25 GBA games you may have missed

Unofficial Game Boy week continues on Infendo! Amid the final Wii drought and lack of deep 3DS games at the moment, I’ve been having a blast revisiting the Game Boy Advance’s library, most of which I assume many of us never played, particularly the latter years as both DS and Wii were already in full swing. That said, here are some high-scoring games you may have missed, and can pick u...

Holly Fellmeth: An Infendo Profile

Hey, I’m Holly. I’m the sixth in a family of nine children. I attribute my love of video games to my older siblings, with whom I played NES, SNES, and N64. I continued the legacy, playing Game Cube and Wii with my younger siblings in years to come. Family and Nintendo go hand-in-hand for me. The first Nintendo system I had all to myself was a Game Boy Color with that pretty, see-throug...

Mounted plasma on the wall, who’s the biggest fan of all?

Over the years, Nintendo fans (especially children of the 80s who were growing up right as the NES was released) have amassed quite the impressive collection of systems, games, controllers, and other peripherals. Some would call this business I’ve got going on here a veritable shrine to gaming greatness. When I got to thinking about it, I realized that I’ve never met another female wit...

Top 10 GBA Games for your DS

With the 3DS wandering around in our minds, and the excitement almost at peak levels due to E3 rapidly approaching… I thought it might be great to look back on the Game Boy Advance and games that you might of carried around in your DS before the removal of the GBA Slot. While most top 10 lists would list the cream-of-the-crop games… I am going to list some realistically good games for ...

Nintendo Spotting – Vader waiting

He seems to be patiently waiting for lunch.  He’s got his ketchup all ready to go.  What game do you think he has in his GBA SP? [photo by Alex Brown]

What if Garry’s Mod and Mother 3 had a Baby? It would be something like this, oh wait, this is real and playable!

Recently during my gaming exploits I heard some talk about a Mother 3 game for Garry’s Mod. For those of you who don’t know Garry’s mod is a game on steam that runs off the source engine where people can create their own applications or games using the source engine in conjunction with their own code built in Lua. Yet, what is truly amazing about this Mother 3 game mod, called Ch...

Classic Commercials – Mario & Luigi Superstar Saga

Very neat little commercial campaign.

Classic Commercials – Final Fantasy Advance

Hmm. Little weired if you ask me.

James Kochalka creates latest album on Game Boy Advance [update]

[UPDATE: James updates us with digital download details.] My new album Digital Elf is now available on iTunes.  You can also download Digital Elf on amazon if you prefer their service, or on any number of other digital download services. A frequent fan of Infendo, James Kochalka, has recorded an entire album written on his Game Boy Advance! It’s called Digital Elf and you can check out a tr...

Nintendo Quote of the Week – July 15th

“Planet Zebes… I called this place home once, in peaceful times, long before evil haunted the caverns below. Now I shall finally tell the tale of my first battle here… My so-called Zero Mission.” (Samus Aran) -Metroid: Zero Mission Now where did I set my cartridge?

Game Boy Timeline

After 20 years, the Game Boy really hasn’t changed that much, as this nifty timeline shows. Head on over to Gizmodo for a full resolution image.

Anguna: Warriors of Virtue and Homebrew Gaming

A few days ago I sat down with Nathan Tolbert creator of an indie game Anguna Warrirors of Virtue for the Game Boy Advance and Nintendo DS and asked him a few questions about the development process of homebrew games. Not only was Nathan happy to talk about it with me but he went into great detail about it and even recommending a few programs to use. If you every wanted to try and make a game for ...