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Nintendo Cellphone Advance®

It only seems logical
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Now that you can get cellphones with high resolution LCD screens and 4way pointer buttons, why not make one that includes a Gameboy Advance processor and slot for games.

Games are automatically put on pause when the phone rings, and the phone includes a "save state" feature for continuing the game later on.

Mr Burns, Oct 15 2002

Liberty GameBoy emulator http://www.gambitstudios.com/Liberty.asp
[krelnik, Oct 15 2002]

Handspring Treo http://www.handspri..._name=Communicators
[krelnik, Oct 15 2002]

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       Or how about a cell phone "game cartridge" for the gameboy?
quarterbaker, Oct 15 2002
  

       I was thinking the other way around: get Nintendo to manufacture a gameboy advance that had a phone as part of its functionality.
calum, Oct 15 2002
  

       I don't care how they do it... I'm just kinda tired of snake and dice...
Mr Burns, Oct 15 2002
  

       Home-bake-able. Buy one each of the two things I linked to, stir. Serves one.
krelnik, Oct 15 2002
  

       Seems to emulate only original Gameboy titles. (yawn) Boooring...
Mr Burns, Oct 16 2002
  

       Is this really half baked? The mobile phone manufacturers are all desperately trying to do exactly this.   

       Apparently one of them came very close to signing a deal for the GBA chip last year.
Ludwig, Oct 16 2002
  

       It's half baked until I can buy one.. I did not know that anyone was pursuing the GBA technology, but then again "It only seems logical"....
Mr Burns, Oct 16 2002
  
      
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