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1. Posted: Thu 7th Jul 2011 02:33 BST
I usually didn't give lesser known GB games a second glance. There were a few movie tie in games I enjoyed. The Jurassic Park game comes to mind. I hear Gargoyles quest might be on the way for 3ds VC. That's one I totally missed. Looking forward to it.Can you think of any other GB games that didn't get the attention they deserved?
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2. Posted: Thu 7th Jul 2011 02:39 BST
I remember Nintendo Power talking about Mole Mania which was a game that came out for the Game Boy in 1997 and was overlooked, and it was supposed to be a new Nintendo IP! That would be cool if that would be available on the eShop someday.
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3. Posted: Thu 7th Jul 2011 03:41 BST
Cringing is really fun.
4. Posted: Thu 7th Jul 2011 05:01 BST
Battle Bull was a lot of fun.
Edited on Thu 7th July, 2011 @ 05:05 by aoeder
5. Posted: Thu 7th Jul 2011 08:43 BST
Kirby's Pinball Land comes to mind.I don't know exactly if i ever played any Pinball game or table before it. But at least it was the first level based Pinball experience i had.If you don't absolutely hate the idea of Pinball-mechanics i recommend trying it. It's a very unique experience that tops Metroid Prime Pinball & Mario Pinball Land / Super Mario Ball (that one easily) and is up there with the best Game Boy games in my opinion. Can't compare it to the Pokémon Pinball games though since i haven't played them yet.PS: How often can one write the word Pinball without being mistaken for Pete Townshend ?
Edited on Thu 7th July, 2011 @ 08:44 by eviLaTtenDant
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6. Posted: Thu 7th Jul 2011 08:53 BST
I loved Skate or Die: Bad N Rad. It was a really challenging game, and it took me years to eventually complete it.
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7. Posted: Thu 7th Jul 2011 09:01 BST
Not sure it's stood the test of time, but I remember enjoying Cosmo Tank as a kid.
8. Posted: Thu 7th Jul 2011 09:09 BST
Why does Metal Walker look like Metaknight!
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9. Posted: Thu 7th Jul 2011 09:09 BST
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10. Posted: Thu 7th Jul 2011 18:55 BST
I HAVE THIS GAME. ._.
11. Posted: Fri 8th Jul 2011 06:01 BST
It won't come to Virtual Console, but I think Darkwing Duck is a good Game Boy port of a good NES game.
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12. Posted: Fri 8th Jul 2011 07:46 BST
I was really disappointed with Cosmo Tank. I remember I traded it for Dr. Mario, and I felt guilty for sticking the other kid with that game.
13. Posted: Fri 8th Jul 2011 07:48 BST
Agreed the Ducktales game wasnt bad either.
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14. Posted: Fri 8th Jul 2011 15:11 BST
I liked the Space Invaders Game boy color Remake:http://pocketmedia.ign.com/pocket/image/object/012/012328/603...
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15. Posted: Fri 8th Jul 2011 15:30 BST
Heh, I was going to suggest Mole Mania, but it looks like they've beaten me to it. Mole Mania was a great puzzle game in the vein of Lolo, and it was helmed by Miyamoto himself. I don't know why they didn't advertise it more. It was brimming with charm and quality from beginning to end. I would definitely get it for the 3DS virtual console should it ever appear there.Also:
16. Posted: Sat 9th Jul 2011 17:42 BST
I had this game.
I did not like this game. At all.
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17. Posted: Mon 11th Jul 2011 14:45 BST
Rembered one more.I don't know how well it fares to other versions of the game and i think i've never made through the whole game. But Cannon Fodder was a very fun game on the GBC.
Edited on Mon 11th July, 2011 @ 14:45 by eviLaTtenDant
18. Posted: Mon 18th Jul 2011 12:29 BST
Yes, I agree about these movie tie in games.
1) Darkman - an awesome platformer / brawler. by Ocean. Loved it to death. Still play it sometimes.http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=S3c1pZPzNTQ
2) This I really like:http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tiny_Toon_Adventures:_Babs%27_Bi...
3) And I generally like platformers/beat em ups on the gameboy. Which is why I enjoyed The Simpons' Escape from Camp Deadly too and other platformers.
There are many other games but if I had to choose one overlooked game by Nintendo, it's Solar Striker. Have it in my multi-cartidge. Awesome music and addicting vertical shooter...http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Solar_Striker
Edited on Mon 18th July, 2011 @ 12:35 by melechofsin
19. Posted: Mon 18th Jul 2011 14:26 BST
3) And I generally like platformers/beat em ups on the gameboy.
What good beat-'em-ups are there for GB/GBC that don't have superior console versions?
Edited on Mon 18th July, 2011 @ 14:26 by BulbasaurusRex
20. Posted: Mon 18th Jul 2011 14:39 BST
if you want to play on the go and like playing on the gameboy, with all its associated fun, then these beat em ups are a lot of fun.