The Classic Pokémon Games Return on Virtual Console! Pokémon Red, Pokémon Blue, and Pokémon Yellow are all coming Nintendo’s official Gameboy Emulator, the 3DS virtual console.
Blunty Rants, reminisces and pontificates on the Classic, first pokemon games, having Nintendo asking you to pay for them YET AGAIN.
Retron 5 review (plays Gameboy, Gameboy Colour, Gameboy Advance carts on a TV over HDMI);
“Next year, return to where Pokémon began with three classic games! On February 27, 2016, Pokémon Red, Pokémon Blue, and Pokémon Yellow will be relaunched on the Virtual Console for systems in the Nintendo 3DS family. The games remain true to the originals—complete with monochromatic pixel art and 4-bit background music—so you can feel as though you’re experiencing these games just as they were back then! If you’ve never played them before, you can join the millions of people around the world who have enjoyed these classic original Pokémon games. After Pokémon Red and Pokémon Green, which launched in Japan, Pokémon Red and Pokémon Blue launched in North America in 1998 with slightly updated graphics. In 1999, Pokémon Yellow Version: Special Pikachu Edition launched, featuring your partner, Pikachu, which followed you wherever you went. It also used Pikachu’s distinctive cry from the Pokémon animated series…. When these titles appear on the Virtual Console, they will be compatible with wireless communication for the first time ever”