The Game Boy (ゲームボーイ, Gēmu Bōi), kent in Sooth Korea as the Mini Comboy,[7] is an 8-bit haundheld video gemme device developed an manufactured bi Nintendo.

Game Boy
Gameboy logo.svg
Product faimilyGame Boy line
TypeHaundheld gemme console
GenerationFowert generation
Retail availability
    Introductory priceGame Boy:
    DiscontinuedMairch 23, 2003[4]
    Units sauldWarldwide: 118.69 million (includin Game Boy (Play it Loud!), Game Boy Pocket, Game Boy Light an Color units)
    MediaROM cartridge
    CPUSharp LR35902 core @ 4.19 MHz
    Best-sellin gemmeTetris, 30.26 million (pack-in/separately)
    Pokémon Red and Blue, 23.64 million approximately (as of January 18, 2009).[5]
    PredecessorGame & Watch
    SuccessorGame Boy Pocket (redesign)
    Game Boy Light (redesign)
    Game Boy Color (successor)[6]


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