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JavaScript/HTML5 GameBoy Color Emulator: Beat Bowser on Your Browser

by Lambert Varias

Old consoles never die, they just get digitized. The Game Boy Color is one such system. You can find emulators of it running on PCs, Macs, PSPs, smartphones and even calculators. Here’s a GBC emulator for the cloud age: a JavaScript & HTML5 emulator that you can play on your browser.

game boy color emulator by grant galitz

The emulator was written by Software Engineering student Grant Galitz. Like most browser games, it doesn’t need you to install anything on your computer. It even has built-in games! You can also load .gb or .gbc files, although I wasn’t able to test that. I also don’t know how the emulator handles game saves.

Technically the emulator can run even on mobile browsers, but it was slow and unplayable on my iPad 2. Perhaps newer devices will fare better. Check out the emulator on Grant’s website before Nintendo falcon punches it down. You can also check out its source code at GitHub.

[via TechCrunch]




Comments (5):

  1. FUUUUUUUUUUU says:

    YOU BASTARD. YOU MAKE THIS GOD FORSAKEN POST AND ALL MY FUN DISAPPEARS OFF THE FACE OF THE EARTH. SCREW YOU.

  2. crap says:

    dude, you killed his server with that user spike. Now how am I supposed to get my pokemon fix?

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