Here’s a pretty cool mod that brings your good old DMG-01 brick GameBoy into the 21st century and adds modern HDMI to it. A company called Current Cake is working on the mod, which is simply a circuit board that sandwiches itself between the front and back half the GameBoy. All you do is open up the GameBoy, detach the video ribbon cable from the motherboard, and put the HDmy Boy in its place. Later models will allow you to reattach the GameBoy video ribbon cable back to the HDmy Boy, allowing you to still use the screen for portable, away from the TV fun.
Recently on Twitter I’ve had a nice trickle of new followers, including someone by the name of @retroga_me. I noticed that he does a few Youtube videos called Massive-DMG, and I giggled a little saying “Heh, just like DMG-01“. But it turns out that this gentleman, just like myself, is a huge GameBoy fan with a huge GameBoy game collection!
— Vinz (Massive DMG) (@retroga_me) November 2, 2014
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Doing a little bit of research on the different colours of GameBoy Pocket, I honestly thought there was a Silver, Clear, Red, Blue, Green, Yellow, and Black models of the GameBoy Pocket. I then reminded myself that that US received an exclusive “Ice Blue” GameBoy Pocket that was a metallic light blue colour. However I found this image on a website to discover a whole lot more! Continue reading