Throwback Thursday: Game Cartridges

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My collection of older Game Boy Advance cartridges

Continuing my TBT post from last week, at the request of Kevin from kapgar.com, these are my Game Boy, DS and 3DS games I currently own.

On the Game Boy Advance side, I never had a lot of games for this system. There was a period of time when I didn’t play handheld games. My daughter has more than I do as she played a lot over the years. I blame other interests and the Sony PSP, which I do not own anymore.

Way Older Game Boy

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all that’s left of Game Boy carts I own

I had a lot of Game Boy games back in the day. Well over 50 at one point when I played a lot of original Game Boy and Game Boy Color. From the photo above, the bottom two games are made for Game Boy Color. I had a copy of Cannon Fodder, but that must have gotten lost over the years. I loved that game and haven’t seen it on any modern platforms since the Atari Jaguar home console from 17 years ago.

DS and 3DS

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And my DS and 3DS games

And when I started to get back to playing Nintendo handhelds again was when I got the DS Lite. Then I picked up a 3DS XL, and more recently upgraded that to a New 3DS XL. [which I will have to do a blog post on the migration to that latest handheld system]

If I come across a good deal on an older game, I do consider buying it, as long as it’s in great condition and it’s title that’s been on my want list for some years.

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