Game Boy Color

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Game Boy Color
Game Boy Color logo.svg
Nintendo-Game-Boy-Color-FL.jpg
Atomic Purple version o the Game Boy Color.
ManufacturerNintendo
Product faimilyGame Boy line
TypeHaundheld gemme console
GenerationFift generation
Release date
  • JP: October 21, 1998
  • NA: November 18, 1998
  • PAL: November 23, 1998
  • AU: November 27, 1998
DiscontinuedMey 30, 2003
Units sauldWarldwide: 118.69 million,[1] including Game Boy units[2]
MediaROM cartridge
CPUCustom, Zilog Z80-
Online servicesMobile System GB[3]
Best-sellin gemmePokémon Gold and Silver, approximately 14.51 million combined (in Japan and the US) (details).[4][5]
Backward
compatibility
Game Boy
PredecessorGame Boy[6]
SuccessorGame Boy Advance[6]

The Game Boy Color (ゲームボーイカラー, Gēmu Bōi Karā), referred tae as GBC, is a haundheld game console manufacturt bi Nintendo. It wis released on October 21, 1998 in Japan[7] an wis released in November o the same year in internaitional mercats. It is the successor o the Game Boy.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "Consolidated Sales Transition by Region". Nintendo. 2010-01-27. Archived frae the oreeginal (PDF) on 2010-02-14. Retrieved 2010-02-14. 
  2. "A Brief History of Game Console Warfare: Game Boy". BusinessWeek. McGraw-Hill. Retrieved 2008-03-28. 
  3. "モバイルシステムGB". Nintendo (in Japanese). Retrieved 23 September 2015. 
  4. "Japan Platinum Game Chart". The Magic Box. Retrieved 2007-09-27. 
  5. "US Platinum Videogame Chart". The Magic Box. Retrieved 2007-09-27. 
  6. 6.0 6.1 Umezu; Sugino. "Nintendo 3DS (Volume 3 – Nintendo 3DS Hardware Concept)" (Transcript) (Interview). Interviewed bi Satoru Iwata. Retrieved 2011-03-07.  Unkent parameter |program= ignored (help); Unkent parameter |callsign= ignored (help)
  7. Nintendo.co.JP - Game Boy Color