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Baldur's Gate: Dark Alliance for Playstation 2 - 513 minutes


I have finished easy mode with 1 character. I played this using an emulator this time to test how well it runs on a fast PC. This game is beatable and runs at an accurate speed most of the time but it needs a few fixes checked in the options to prevent slowdown around fire or ice effects. Even still there are areas where it slows down (around portals by the chapter bosses and the places you emerge in the next chapter), a few of the videos are scrambled (the intros, chapter intros and ending). Hopefully the  PCSX2 eventually gets on fixing all these things so it runs well with default settings some day.


I think when I looked at the Gamecube version, Dolphin ran the game better than PCSX2, but I dont like the Gamecube button layout as much and the second game is not even on Gamecube.

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Another pretty sizable week of gaming for me this past week! I only played two games, Space Invaders for the Atari 2600 High Score Club and Resident Evil 4 on the Switch, but I had a lotta fun with both. I feel like I did pretty alright in the HSC, with a score of 2,255 in Game 6 of Space Invaders, and after beating Resident Evil 4 once I started a new game with max upgraded weapons and have been enjoying a leisurely second playthrough :)



Resident Evil 4 (Nintendo Switch) - 1,745 minutes


Atari 2600
Space Invaders - 100 minutes


Total Video Game Play Time This Week
1,845 minutes (30 hours 45 minutes) [100 minutes eligible]


Individual System Play Times This Week
Nintendo Switch: 1,745 minutes
Atari 2600: 100 minutes

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Here's the summary for Week 44, running from Nov 1 - 7. We logged 2851 minutes of eligible play, playing 42 games on a total of 16 systems.


Top 10:


1. Mortal Kombat Mythologies: Sub-Zero (N64) - 488 min.
2. Super Mario Land (Game Boy) - 325 min.
3. Solar Fox (Atari 2600) - 133 min. (#5)
4. Space Invaders (Atari 2600) - 128 min.
5. Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time (N64) - 120 min.
5. Mappy (Arcade) - 120 min.
7. Cosmic Defender (Atari 8-bit) - 116 min. (#4)
8. Castle of Dracula (TRS-80 MC-10) - 98 min.
9. Aah! Harimanda (Game Gear) - 95 min.
10. Jr. Pac-Man (Arcade) - 90 min. (#9)
10. Legend of Zelda, The (NES/Famicom) - 90 min.
10. Super Asteroids & Missile Command (Atari Lynx) - 90 min.


Pre-NES top 10:


1. Solar Fox (Atari 2600) - 133 min. (PN#2)
2. Space Invaders (Atari 2600) - 128 min.
3. Mappy (Arcade) - 120 min.
4. Cosmic Defender (Atari 8-bit) - 116 min. (PN#1)
5. Castle of Dracula (TRS-80 MC-10) - 98 min.
6. Jr. Pac-Man (Arcade) - 90 min. (PN#6)
7. Eggomania (Atari 2600) - 82 min.
8. Beneath the Temple of Zeus (TRS-80 MC-10) - 73 min.
9. Prince of Persia (Atari 8-bit) - 67 min.
10. Crystal Castles (Atari 2600) - 65 min.


Top 10 systems:


1. N64 (608) (#6)
2. Atari 2600 (465) (#2)
3. Game Boy (375) (#3)
4. Arcade (220) (#9)
5. TRS-80 MC-10 (211) (#7)
6. Atari 7800 (190)
7. Atari 8-bit (183) (#4)
8. Game Gear (175) (#5)
9. NES/Famicom (119) (#8)
10. Atari Lynx (90)

None of the post-NES games on the main list remain from last week. Instead it is Mortal Kombat Mythologies: Sub-Zero followed by Super Mario Land at the top. By a margin of 5 minutes, Solar Fox takes the pre-NES title ahead of Space Invaders, and unusually the difference between #10 on the main list and #10 on the pre-NES list is only 25 minutes. Systems wise, MK Sub-Zero + Ocarina of Time bring the Nintendo 64 as the most played system.


Two new entries in the 1000 Minute Club:


#464 Super Mario Land (Game Boy) - 1278 min.

#465 Crystal Castles (Atari 2600) - 1054 min.

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ATARI 2600:

Popeye (for HSC) - 10 minutes

Space Invaders (for HSC) - 178 minutes


ATARI 7800:

Pac-Man Collection - 66 minutes



Super Mario Land - 58 minutes

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Atari 8-bit:
Prince of Persia - 71 min.


As you learn the levels screen by screen, it slowly gets more enjoyable though I'm fine about this extended HSC round ending next Sunday.


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Here are the times for this past week (November 8th through 14th) on classic systems...



Jr. Pac-Man - 140 min. in 5 sessions

Ms. Pac-Man - 6 min.

Scrambled egg - 48 min.

Turtles - 1 min.

Yosaku to donbei - 1 min.


This week I mainly continued to play Jr. Pac-Man, but I don't seem to get any further in the game, peaking at Level 4. For a comparison, I briefly played Ms. Pac-Man, then I branched out to Turtles and Yosaku To Donbai. However, I killed Turtles after I got eaten on the 1st floor, and I couldn't quite get the hang of Yosaku To Donbei. However, Scrambled Egg worked better, I played until I beat the factory set high score of 30.000 points. I've played this one before, but it's been a long time.


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edited out the modern times after copying them to the modern tracker ;-)
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My times for the week:


Lighthouse Adventure - 154 min.
The Lost Dutchman’s Gold - 145 min.


Two text adventures, beaten with my wife. Both have their charms, both have their frustrations.

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Times for the week:



Gradius 7

Pacman 7


Atari 2600

Dark Cavern 6

Eggomania 122

Jr. Pac-Man 15

Kaboom 28

Revenge of the Beefsteak Tomato’s 10

Solar Fox 104

Space Invaders 11

Vanguard 11





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My times for the week:




Minestorm-120 min


Vectorblade 60 min





Spy Hunter 30 min


Frenzy 15 min


Root Beer Tapper 25 min





Super Bat Puncher Demo 70 min


Micro Mages 80 min


2 player co-op Super Mario Bros Hack 30 min

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More quality time with fewer games this week.


Atari 2600:


Space Invaders - 55 minutes for High Score Challenge and all I have to show for it is this:




And just under the wire:


Popeye - 25 minutes for HSC.





Block Buster - 45 minutes. Finally cleared the first board! I am getting better. And I need to clean the paddle.




Connect Four - 22 minutes on hard. Nothing like having a handheld video game from 1982 clean your clock over and over and over again. I never won once.


Game Boy:


Vanishing Racer - 60 minutes. I have been trying to get good at this. I found a way to grind for lives on the first level and a super cheesy way to kill the first boss, so I can make it to the second level with tons of lives, but then I die.






Centipede (Songbird version) - 200 minutes.


Have played a lot of Lynx Centipede (completed last year by @Songbird) for the high score challenge.




Game Gear:


Pinball Dreams - 15 minutes.


Factory Panic - 15 minutes. I like it better with Gorby.


Game Boy Color:


Merlin - 60 minutes. Beat it on "Practice" mode and got well into "Pro" mode. There isn't a huge difficulty spike, just that there is no checkpoint halfway through stages.





3D Ultra Pinball: Thrillride - 25 minutes.


This completely under the radar game is the best pinball game on the Game Boy Color. Or indeed probably any Game Boy up until the Advance. It's really good.




Lemmings - 20 minutes of realizing I suck even more at Lemmings when I can't see where they are. This plays well, but has by far the worst music ever in a Lemmings game.


Turbografx 16:


Chew Man Fu - 117 minutes. Started playing this, couldn't stop. One of the system's most addictive and unknown games.




Not to mention funny - your mentor has a hilarious way with words:








Beyond Oasis - 47 minutes. Restarted from scratch, got the first two djinns.


EDIT: sorry @carlsson I forgot one again


Light Crusader - 15 minutes because I always think of Beyond Oasis and Light Crusader and Landstalker as one single unit and I felt bad about not having touched Light Crusader in a while.




Super Nova (Darius Force) - 35 minutes. I dunno, Darius on the SNES is just not really living up to the name (or the not-name in the case of Super Nova). It's fun, but it feels a bit off.



Spectre - 45 minutes. Do you love the Atari Jaguar mostly for its collection of modernized Battletank clones? Well, this one is for you (and me). You drive around arenas collecting flags, killing enemies, avoiding mines, refueling/filling up ammo, and that's that. You can jump long distances in a way that is almost reminiscent of X for Game Boy, but you can't actually fly like you can in X. If you like this particular genre and this "retro-futuristic" aesthetic, it's a LOT of fun, and it's dirt cheap.





Pin*Bot - 22 minutes. AMAZING conversion.




Snake Rattle 'n' Roll - 27 minutes.



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I played a lot of variety opposed to logging lots of time into just one game mostly.


Alundra for Playstation - 89 minutes

Beyond the Beyond for Playstation - 103 minutes

Dragon Ball Z: Ultimate Battle 22 for Playstation - 52 minutes

King's Field (Japanese) (1994) for Playstation - 182 minutes

Kirby's Dream Land for Game Boy - 23 minutes

The Legend of Zelda for NES - 165 minutes

Mickey Mousecapade for NES - 19 minutes

Pokemon Blue Version for Game Boy - 90 minutes

Renegade for NES - 18 minutes

Sonic the Hedgehog 2 for Genesis - 72 minutes

Super Mario Land for Game Boy - 30 minutes



Alundra - started a new game , made it thru the mine.

Beyond the Beyond - started a new game, made it to Zalagoon.

DBZ UB22 - cleared build up mode block 1 as Kid Goku

King's Field (Japanese) [the first game; 1994] - made it to the second floor down and started exploring the graveyards down there. Remember, this is the game that only came out in Japan and the King's Field we got was actually their King's Field II, and our King's Field II was their King's Field III.

Kirby's Dream Land - played thru the normal mode

Zelda 1 - played thru the second quest

Mickey Mousecapade - played thru the game

Pokemon Blue Version - started a new game with Bulbasaur, beat Brock, have 9 different Pokemon so far. Some have been leveled up a bit.

Renegade - beat difficulty 1

Sonic 2 - beat the game as Sonic & Tails with all 7 emeralds

Super Mario Land - played thru the normal mode

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13 hours ago, agb said:

Space Invaders 11

You got your score in only 11 minutes?   Or did you have time last week?


I played 105 minutes and only broke 2000 once.   If I had another day or two I think I could have gotten to 3 or 4 thousand.



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3 hours ago, Atarian7 said:

You got your score in only 11 minutes?   Or did you have time last week?


I played 105 minutes and only broke 2000 once.   If I had another day or two I think I could have gotten to 3 or 4 thousand.



I played a little last week also. I also played a few weeks ago for a FB HSC. 

there was something wrong with my emulated version. I had unlimited lives. I asked Vicelli to eliminate my score. 

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Not the busiest week for me, but still a good one! I played a bit of Atari 2600 for the High Score Club and logged a little more time in my second playthrough of Resident Evil 4 on the Switch, but the real gaming highlight of the week didn't happen until late Saturday night when I found myself stuck in the ER for a few hours. I had been having some reaaaaaally bad abdominal pain and nausea all day so I went in to get checked out (thankfully it turned out to be nothing serious, just a big IBS flare up or a stomach bug) and since I knew I'd have at least a few hours of sitting around to do I brought my backlit Game Boy Color and EverDrive GB X7 along with. 


Looking for something to play that would make the time pass more quickly I decided to finally get around to playing Pokémon Yellow Version for the first time. It was a real good decision because I've hardly been able to put the game down since then and it's been a real help passing the time in bed the past couple days while I wait to recover from whatever is going on with my insides. So far Yellow is definitely my favorite of the classic Pokémon games, and I may have to try out Crystal after I finish this one! :)





Resident Evil 4 (Nintendo Switch) - 125 minutes


Atari 2600
Popeye - 67 minutes
Space Invaders - 45 minutes

Game Boy Color
Pokémon Yellow Version - 504 minutes



Total Video Game Play Time This Week
741 minutes (12 hours 21 minutes)
[616 minutes eligible]

Individual System Play Times This Week
Game Boy Color: 504 minutes
Nintendo Switch: 125 minutes
Atari 2600: 112 minutes


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I gotta say, if you have a GBC-playing device and like platformers with a lot of run'n'gunning and cool bosses and powerups, slap Merlin on your flashcart or emulator or find a cheap copy. It is maybe a little too easy when you are fully powered up but it is such a joy to play. It's bizarre that I only stumbled upon it and bought it on a whim after never having heard of it before; it's one of the most pleasurable experiences I've had on the system. All of the reviews online follow pretty much the same trajectory as I did: "Oh, another europlatformer for the GBC, yay. Oh, huh, this is kinda different actually. Hey, this is kinda fun. Wow, this is a lot of fun!" It's short and not worth what it's currently on eBay for, but I paid like $15 and I am really tickled to death by it. I'd love to see somebody revisit the Gradius powerup mechanic in a platformer.

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Here's the summary for Week 45, running from Nov 8 - 14. We logged 4087 minutes of eligible play, playing 56 games on a total of 18 systems.


Top 10:


1. Pokemon Yellow (Game Boy *) - 504 min.
2. Space Invaders (Atari 2600) - 394 min. (#4)
3. Centipede (Songbird edition) (Atari Lynx) - 200 min.
4. King's Field (Japanese) (PlayStation) - 182 min.
5. Legend of Zelda, The (NES/Famicom) - 165 min. (#10)
6. Lighthouse Adventure (TRS-80 MC-10) - 154 min.
7. Lost Dutchman's Gold, The (TRS-80 MC-10) - 145 min.
8. Jr. Pac-Man (Arcade) - 140 min. (#10)
9. Solar Fox (Atari 2600) - 135 min. (#3)
10. Eggomania (Atari 2600) - 122 min.


(*) From what I can tell, this game runs on the original Game Boy in black and white, though it was distributed in line with the new Game Boy Color and of course produces colours. We've had this discussion before how GB and GBC games are kept apart, but it was already listed as a GB game so I kept it as such since I could not find any evidence there were two distinct versions.


Pre-NES top 10:


1. Space Invaders (Atari 2600) - 394 min. (PN#2)
2. Lighthouse Adventure (TRS-80 MC-10) - 154 min.
3. Lost Dutchman's Gold, The (TRS-80 MC-10) - 145 min.
4. Jr. Pac-Man (Arcade) - 140 min. (PN#6)
5. Solar Fox (Atari 2600) - 135 min. (PN#1)
6. Eggomania (Atari 2600) - 122 min. (PN#7)
7. Mine Storm (Vectrex) - 120 min.
8. Popeye (Atari 2600) - 102 min.
9. Prince of Persia (Atari 8-bit) - 71 min. (PN#9)
10. Pac-Man Collection (Atari 7800) - 66 min.


Top 10 systems:


1. Atari 2600 (845) (#2)
2. Game Boy (765) (#3)
3. NES/Famicom (445) (#9)
4. PlayStation (426)
5. TRS-80 MC-10 (299) (#5)
6. Atari Lynx (200) (#10)
7. Arcade (196) (#4)
8. Vectrex (180)
9. Genesis (119)
10. TG-16/PC Engine (117)


Top 10 systems if Pokémon Yellow is a GBC game:


1. Atari 2600 (845) (#2)

2. Game Boy Color (609)
3. NES/Famicom (445) (#9)
4. PlayStation (426)
5. TRS-80 MC-10 (299) (#5)

6. Game Boy (261) (#3)
7. Atari Lynx (200) (#10)
8. Arcade (196) (#4)
9. Vectrex (180)
10. Genesis (119)
11. TG-16/PC Engine (117)


Pikachu, i.e. the yellow Pokémon, becomes the most played game this week. A collective of 2600 HSC players boost Space Invaders into second place which also makes it the premier pre-NES game, ahead of two MC-10 adventure games. Whether Pokémon Yellow counts as GB or GBC, I made two versions of the systems list, but in both cases the Atari 2600 is ahead of both.


Popeye (Atari 2600) becomes member #466 in the 1000 Minute Club with a total of 1093 minutes. It is also the 90th Atari 2600 game to enter the club.

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If anyone is terribly bold (bored?), feel free to pick through these lists.


Game Boy


4-in-1 Fun Pak

4-in-1 Fun Pak Volume II
Addams Family, The
Adventure Island
Adventure Island II
Adventures of Rocky and Bullwinkle
After Burst
Akumajou Dracula Dark Night Prelude (JP ver of Castlevania Legends)
Alfred Chicken
Alien 3
Alien vs. Predator: The Last of His Clan
All-Star Baseball '99
Altered Space
Amazing Penguin
Amazing Spider-Man
Amazing Spider-Man 2
Amazing Spider-Man 3
Arcade Classic No. 1 - Asteroids & Missile Command
Arcade Classic No. 2 - Centipede & Millipede
Arcade Classic No. 3 - Galaga & Galaxian
Arcade Classic No. 4 - Joust & Defender
Arcade Classic: Super Breakout & Battlezone
Asterix & Obelix
Astro Rabby
Atomic Punk [aka Dynablaster]
Attack of the Killer Tomatoes
Ayakashi no Shiro
Bakuchou Retrieve Master
Balloon Kid
Bart Simpson's Escape from Camp Deadly
Bases Loaded
Batman – The Video Game
Batman Forever
Battle Bull
Battle City (JPN)
Battle Unit Zeoth
Battletoads in Ragnarok's World
Bionic Battler
Boggle Plus
Bomb Jack
Bomberman GB
Boomer's Adventure in ASMIK World
Brain Bender
Brain Drain
Bram Stoker's Dracula
Bubsy II
Bugs Bunny Crazy Castle
Bugs Bunny Crazy Castle 2
Burai Fighter (Deluxe)
BurgerTime Deluxe
Bust-A-Move 2: Arcade Edition
Bust-A-Move 3 DX
Castlevania II: Belmont's Revenge
Castlevania Legends
Castlevania: The Adventure
Cave Noire
Chalvo 55
Chase HQ
Chessmaster, The
Chikyū Kaihō Gun ZAS
Choplifter II
Chuck Rock
Contra: The Alien Wars
Crystal Quest
Daedalian Opus
Daffy Duck: The Marvin Missions
Dead Heat Scramble
Dennis the Menace
Die Maus
Dig Dug
Disney's TaleSpin
Donkey Kong
Donkey Kong Land
Donkey Kong Land 2
Donkey Kong Land III
Double Dragon
Double Dragon 3: The Arcade Game
Double Dragon II
Double Dribble: 5 on 5
Dr. Franken II
Dr. Mario
DragonHeart: Fire & Steel
Duck Tales
Earthworm Jim
Elevator Action
Extra Bases
F-1 Race
Faceball 2000
Felix the Cat
Fidgetts, The
Final Fantasy Adventure [aka Mystic Quest]
Final Fantasy Legend
Fire Fighter
Fish Dude
Fist of the North Star
Flash, The
Fortified Zone
Fortress of Fear: Wizards & Warriors X
Game & Watch Gallery
Game Boy Camera
Gamera: Daikai Jukuchuu Kessen
Gargoyle's Quest: Ghosts 'n Goblins
Gauntlet II
George Foreman's KO Boxing
Ghostbusters II
Go! Go! Tank
Great Greed
Gremlins 2: The New Batch
Heiankyo Alien
Hiden Inyou Kikouhou: Ca Da
High Stakes Gambling
Hit the Ice
Hunt for Red October, The
Hyper Lode Runner
Ikari no Yousai 2
In Your Face
Incredible Crash Dummies
Into the Blue
Ishido: The Way of Stones
Itchy & Scratchy in Miniature Golf Madness
Jack Nicklaus Golf
James Bond 007
Jeopardy!: Platinum Edition
Jeopardy!: Teen Tournament
Jimmy Connors Tennis
Jordan vs. Bird: One On One
Jungle Book
Jungle no Ouja Tar-chan
Jurassic Park
Jurassic Park Part 2: The Chaos Continues
Ken Griffey Jr. Presents Major League Baseball
Kid Dracula
Kid Icarus: Of Myths and Monsters
Killer Instinct
King James Bible
Kingdom Crusade
Kirby's Block Ball
Kirby's Dream Land
Kirby's Dream Land 2
Kirby's Pinball Land
Kitchen Panic
Kung Fu Master
Last Action Hero, The
Legend of Zelda: Link's Awakening
Lion King, The
Little Mermaid, The
Lock 'n Chase
Lost World, The (Jurassic Park)
Lucky Luke
Lunar Journey
Malibu Beach Volleyball
Marble Madness
Mario & Yoshi
Mario's Picross
Maru's Mission
Master Karateka
Mega Man II
Mega Man IV
Mega Man: Dr. Wily's Revenge
Mercenary Force
Metal Masters
Metroid II: Return of Samus
Mickey Mouse: Magic Wands!
Mickey's Dangerous Chase
Micro Machines
Mighty Morphin Power Rangers
Miner 2049er
Mini-Putt (JPN)
Missile Command
Monster Truck
Mortal Kombat
Mortal Kombat II
Motocross Maniacs
Mouse Trap Hotel
Mr. Do
Ms. Pac-Man
Nangoku Shounen Papuwa-Kun
Navy SEALs
NBA Jam: Tournament Edition
Nemesis II: The Return of the Hero [aka Gradius: The Interstellar Assault]
New Chessmaster, The
Nobunaga's Ambition
Oddworld Adventures
Operation C
Out of Gas
Outburst (Japanese version of Raging Fighter)
Pagemaster, The
Panel no Ninja Kesamaru
Parodius Da!
Penguin Wars
PGA Tour '96
Pinball Dreams
Pinball: Revenge of the Gator
Pipe Dream
Pokemon Blue Version
Pokemon Pinball
Pokemon Red Version
Pokemon Trading Card Game
Pokemon Yellow
Pop'n Twinbee
Power Racer
Pri Pri Primitive Princess
Primal Rage
Punisher, The: The Ultimate Payback
Pyramids of Ra
Race Drivin'
Radar Mission
Ren & Stimpy: Space Cadet Adventures
Ren & Stimpy: Veediots!
Rescue of Princess Blobette
Revenge of the Gator
Ring Rage
Robocop vs. The Terminator
Rod Land
Rolan's Curse
R-Type II
Samurai Shodown
Scotland Yard
Shisenshou: Match Mania
Side Pocket
Simpsons, The: Bart vs. the Juggernauts
Skate or Die: Bad 'N' Rad
Skate or Die: Tour de Thrash
Slider [clone of 2048]
Smurfs 2 [Smurfs Travel Around the World]
Smurfs' Nightmare, The
Smurfs, The
Snoopy's Magic Show
Solar Striker
Soreyuke! Amida-Kun!
Space Invaders
Speedy Gonzales
Spider-Man 2: The Sinister Six
Spider-Man and the X-Men in Arcade's Revenge
Sports Illustrated for Kids: The Ultimate Triple Dare!
Sports Illustrated: Golf Classics
Spot: The Cool Adventure
Square Deal: The Game of Two Dimensional Poker
Star Trek 25th Anniversary
Star Trek The Next Generation
Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back
Stop That Roach!
Street Fighter II
Super Battletank
Super Hunchback
Super Mario Land
Super Mario Land 2: 6 Golden Coins
Super R.C. Pro-Am
Super Scrabble
Swamp Thing
Sword of Hope II
Sword of Hope, The
T2: Judgment Day
T2: The Arcade Game
Taikyoku Renju
Tail Gator
Taiyou no Yuusha: Fighbird GB (English Fan Translation)
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles II: Back from the Sewers
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles III: Radical Rescue
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Fall of the Foot Clan
Tetris Attack
Tintin: Le Temple du Soleil (aka Tim: der Sonnentempel)
Tiny Toon Adventures 2: Montana's Movie Madness
Tiny Toon Adventures: Babs' Big Break
Titus the Fox
Tobu Tobu Girl Deluxe
Top Rank Tennis
Toxic Crusaders
True Lies
Ultima: Runes of Virtue
Ultra Golf
Un Indien dans la Ville
Urban Strike
Vanishing Racer
Wario Land II
Wario Land: Super Mario Land 3
Vattle Giuce
Wave Race
Wayne's World
Wheel of Fortune
Who Framed Roger Rabbit?
Wild Snake
Volley Fire
World Bowling
WWF Superstars 2
Xenon 2: Megablast
Yogi Bear's Gold Rush
Yoshi's Cookie
Zettai Muteki Raijin-Oh
Zoids Densetsu


Game Boy Color


10 Pin Bowling

3D Ultra Pinball: Thrillride
Aliens: Thanatos Encounter
All-Star Baseball 2001
Asterix: Search For Dogmatix
Beatmania GB
Bionic Commando: Elite Forces
Bugs Bunny Crazy Castle 3
Bust-A-Move 4
Bust-A-Move Millennium
Chessmaster, The
Commander Keen
Cool Bricks
Crusin' Exotica
Crystal Clear (Shockslayer hack of Pokémon Crystal)
Dance Dance Revolution GB
Dance Dance Revolution GB: Disney Mix (JPN)
Dance Dance Revolution GB2
Dance Dance Revolution GB3
Dexter's Laboratory: Robot Rampage
Donald Duck Quack Attack
Donkey Kong Country
Dragon Warrior I & II
Dragon Warrior III
Dragon Warrior Monster
Dragon Warrior Monsters 2: Tara's Adventure
Dragon's Lair
Duke Nukem
Earthworm Jim: Menace 2 the Galaxy
Evel Knievel
Game & Watch Gallery 2
Game & Watch Gallery III
Ghosts 'n' Goblins
Grand Theft Auto
Grand Theft Auto 2
Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone
Harvest Moon 2 GBC
Hexcite: The Shapes of Victory
Hollywood Pinball
Hot Wheels: Stunt Track Driver
Inspector Gadget: Operation Madkactus
International Karate 2000
Ken Griffey Jr Slugfest
Konami GB Collection Vol. 2
Konami GB Collection Vol. 4
Käptn Blaubär
Legend of Zelda: Link's Awakening DX
Legend of Zelda: Oracle of Ages
Legend of Zelda: Oracle of Seasons
Little Mermaid II: Pinball Frenzy
Looney Tunes
M&M's Minis Madness
Marble Madness
Mario Golf
Mario Tennis
Maya The Bee & Her Friends [aka Biene Maja]
Metal Gear Solid
Metal Gear: Ghost Babel [JP version of Metal Gear Solid]
Mickey's Racing Adventure
Micro Machines 1&2 Twin Turbo
Missile Command
Montezuma's Return
Ms. Pac-Man: Special Color Edition
Muppets, The
New Addams Family, The
Oha Star Dance Dance Revolution GB (JPN)
Pac-Man: Special Color Edition
Pitfall! Beyond the Jungle
Pocket Bomberman
Pokémon Crystal
Pokémon Gold
Pokémon Pinball
Pokemon Puzzle Challenge
Pong: The Next Level
Project S-11
Puzzle Master
Quest Fantasy Challenge
Quest for Camelot
Rainbow Islands
Rampage 2: World Tour
Rampage: World Tour
Rayman 2 Forever
Resident Evil: Gaiden
R-Type DX
Sabrina the Animated Series: Zapped!
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For Pokemon Yellow, I just go by what's on the front cover of the box. Game Boy.


All GBC mode does is mimic the Super Game Boy palettes. It does not introduce full color into the game in the way Link's Awakening DX or Pokemon Gold and Silver do.


IMO the branding on the front cover of the box is what is most important. It is what the game was sold as.

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So by that definition everything I’ve reported as GBC is GBC. I wonder how many games use Super Game Boy palettes on GBC? Usually they seem different…

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4 minutes ago, jgkspsx said:

So by that definition everything I’ve reported as GBC is GBC. I wonder how many games use Super Game Boy palettes on GBC? Usually they seem different…

Yeah as far as I know, Pokemon Yellow is the only Game Boy game released after the Game Boy Color came out and that may be due in part to the game coming out in Japan before the Game Boy Color over there.


All other GB/GBC hybrid games have different SGB palettes than they would appear on a GBC due to Super Game Boy being limited to monochrome. And most aren't very detailed or great as the 1994-1999 Game Boy games because they typically weren't being optimized for it. The whole game will usually be all one color palette unlike Donkey Kong Land 2 where each level type had a different palette. For example Link's Awakening DX and the Mega Man games for GBC do that.

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