With batteries at the ready, Rick and Ben discuss the first line of Nintendo’s Game Boy family. From limited colors to excessive accessories, our hosts talk about the culture and games that made the first mega-selling handheld system so awesome. Plus Rick admits to his step-mother’s superior Tetris skills, and Ben fesses up to his irresistible compulsion to buy yard sale Game Boys.

File Under: Nintendo, Game Boy, Game Boy Pocket, Game Boy Color, Gunpei Yokoi, Nintendo Research and Development 1, Game Boy Camera & Printer, Super Game Boy, Tetris, Pokemon Red & Blue, Pokemon Gold & Silver, Frogger, Pokemon Yellow, Final Fantasy Legend, Super Mario Land, Wario Land, Metal Gear Solid, The Legend of Zelda, Link’s Awakening, Oracle of Ages, Oracle of Seasons, Metroid II, Kirby’s Dream Land, Donkey Kong Land, Donkey Kong Country, Dr. Mario, Gargoyle’s Quest, Kid Icarus: Of Myths and Monsters, Final Fantasy Adventure, Perfect Dark, Radar Mission, Kwirk, Legend of the River King, Spiritual Warfare, Solar Striker

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