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Game Boy Color

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Game Boy Color
Game Boy Color Atomic Purple.jpg
The "atomic purple" clear variant of Game Boy Color
Creator(s) Nintendo
Release date(s) Japan October 21, 1998
NA November 18, 1998
Europe November 23, 1998
Console chronology
Game Boy Game Boy Advance
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The Game Boy Color is a portable handheld console released by Nintendo in 1998. It is fully backwards-compatible with all Game Boy games. Its main improvement over the original Game Boy is its color screen, capable of displaying up to 56 colors simultaneously. This color display allowed it to add color to older Game Boy titles that were previously monochrome, but were specially designed to accept these additions. Among these were Kirby's Dream Land, Kirby's Pinball Land, and Kirby's Dream Land 2, along with other non-Kirby titles.

Only one Kirby game - Kirby Tilt 'n' Tumble - was developed specifically for the Game Boy Color. Kirby Family was a planned title for the system, but it was canceled.

Kirby games[edit]