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Nintendo Game Boy Classic Edition In The Works?


Nintendo Game Boy Classic Edition In The Works?

Paul Briden 12/10/2017 - 11:23am

Is Nintendo going to restore its old-school hand held transportable gaming console?

Nintendo's already been tapping that wealthy vein of nostalgia lately with a chain of "Classic Edition" consoles; re-releases of consoles from the company's heydey in newly re-designed and compact  shape components. It began with the NES Classic Edition and adopted with the SNES Classic Edition, and it is understood from patent documentation that Nintendo is operating on a N64 Classic Edition as smartly.

However now Nintendo may well be about to do the similar for its hand-held Game Boy logo, no less than if a brand new trademark submitting through the company is any indication. 

An indicator Twitter bot has stuck attention through revealed a submitting from Nintendo which presentations a picture of the unique Game Boy handheld. I am lovely positive I have nonetheless were given the unique in a cabinet someplace!

The trademark was once filed on September 15 2017, despite the fact that it does not explicitly point out the Game Boy Classic Edition moniker we would possibly be expecting. It if truth be told main points a number of items of tie-in branded products; wallets, baggage, pouches, clothes, umbrellas, and so forth.

Then again, bot's tweet displays that the submitting additionally covers garage and methods for “house online game machines” and “transportable digital recreation machines.”

It can be a while ahead of we discover out what is going on with Nintendo's plans, then again. We heard concerning the N64 Classic Edition in July this yr, and it was once an excessively compelling set of proof that has us just about positive it's going to seem simply turns out that it's going to be later. Nintendo remains to be promoting SNES Classic Edition consoles just like the proverbial sizzling desserts, however it is anticipated that when the company has ceased manufacturing of that fashion it's going to in brief deliver again the NES Classic Edition for Summer season 2018.

The lengthy and the quick of it kind of feels to be that with the SNES and NES Classic Editions doing slightly smartly, Nintendo seems to be taking its candy time so far as new fashions are involved, despite the fact that they're certainly deliberate. It might be we need to wait till this time subsequent yr ahead of the N64 Classic Edition even surfaces, let on my own a imaginable Game Boy Classic Edition...except we get each directly? It's believable that Nintendo may just revive its transportable logo as a Classic Edition concurrently the N64 Classic Edition console lands, as it is not going that they'd cannibalise every different's gross sales.


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