It’s true. The original Game Boy launched on April 21, 1989, meaning you – yes, you – are officially old.
The 8-bit Game Boy family dominated portable gaming from launch until its 32-bit successor, GBA, came along in 2001.
The system was discontinued in 2003, giving it a 14-year lifespan. It sold 60 million units.
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