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Analysis Retro Trailer Modern Vintage Gamer: How the Game Boy Advance knew it was running a Game Boy Game


NeoGAFs Kent Brockman
Dec 1, 2014

The Game Boy Advance supports backward compatibility with original Game Boy and Game Boy Color games, yet the systems are completely different in architecture. In this episode we take a look at how the GBA managed its GBC mode and some of the tricks developers used to enhance Game Boy Color games on the Game Boy Advance.

Awesome analysis