When the GBA first came out...

Discussion in 'GBA - Console and Game Discussions, Help and Tips' started by SuperMarioMaster, Aug 18, 2010.

  1. SuperMarioMaster
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    What was the color and game/s that you had? Mine was a clear purple GBA with Super Mario Advance and Sonic Advance. I thought it was the coolest thing ever hearing clear voices, the graphics, sound, and etc. from a Game Boy system. It was like a portable SNES without the X/Y buttons!
     
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    My first GBA was an Arctic White along with Golden Sun.
     
  3. Joktan

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    In a big mansion...in Rancoon
    blue sp and lord of the rings two towers, which is still quite a good game.
     
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    clear purple and i believe it was yoshi's island [​IMG]
     
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  5. _Chaz_

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    I had a White one with... I can't remember my first GBA game.
     
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    Transparent purple GBA with Golden Sun. I still remember the day I got it. Good times..
     
  7. Slyakin

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    I remember it like it was yester-decade...

    It was a pretty solid purple one and I had no games for it... I would just play my GBC games on it.

    My first GBA game was actually Super Mario Bros 2, the Doki Doki Panic clone thing.
     
  8. geoflcl

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    I had that classic, sexy solid-purple GBA, with Rayman Advance and Super Mario Advance. Nostalgia senses tingling... [​IMG]
     
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    A blue one with Toys R' Us printed on it with Mario Kart Super Circuit. I still remember playing it on the toilet on Christmas Day...
     
  10. Tokyo Jihen

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    Transparent pink GBA and the first game I played on it was Klonoa. I don't remember exactly which Klonoa though. My mom played a lot of GBC Tetris on it.
     
  11. Scott-105

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    Mine was the clear purple with Pokemon Sapphire version.
     
  12. Ziggy Zigzagoon

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    Mine was grey with Pokemon Ruby, I think. Of course, I got Ruby some time after the GBA.
     
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    i got the purple one and some tony hawk game i think i dont clearly remember lol
     
  14. celeron53

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    I had the purple GBA with Poke Saphire. I still remember playing it on the weekends whenever I woke up(8-9 am). I still have it but sadly the d-pad is unresponsive. Its like a brother to me but in a deep sleep.
     
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    I had the artic white with pokemon ruby lol all late
     
  16. DigitalDeviant

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    My first GBA was glacier model, my first game was Mega Man Battle Network. I was in love with that game, still is my favorite gba game series.
     
  17. Arm73

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    Wow.........it's amazing, there was a post similar to this but for the DS a few days ago, and my answer was a white DS and Castlevania DS.

    Guess what the GBA days were like ?
    I swear I got a white GBA and .....Castlevania CoTM........talk about deja vu ( or whatever it's spelled ) !!!
     
  18. tigris

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    I built my own. Crimson/Black GBA.
     
  19. Nollie

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    I remember doing so many 'jobs' for my parents towards getting a GBA like washing the car, extensive gardening, painting a shed, for about half my summer holidays when I was 9.

    I got a solid Purple GBA, with Rayman Advance.
     
  20. Bluestainedroses

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    silver GBA SP with tatoo graphics on it. First game was one of the harry potters. Not the 3D one but another one. Loved playing it.