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A curated list of awesome Game Boy (Color) Development resources, tools, docs, related projects and open-source ROMs. Inspired by the awesome list thing.

Contents

Intro

Disambiguation

Although this documentation is focused on the original (1989) Game Boy (DMG), the Game Boy Color (GBC) and Super Game Boy (SGB) are very similar systems, with few important distinctions, such as:

If you aim to develop your software for SGB or GBC, or you want to know how it runs on the others system, you may want to take advantage and adapt to these differences, check the Game Boy Color category and look for specific references to GBC/CGB and SGB in the documentation.

Community

Documentation

Misc

Cheatsheets, Tables

Hardware

Game Boy Color

Peripherals

Cartridges

Emulator Development

Open-source emulators

Software Development

Assemblers

Compilers

Emulators

Tools

Syntax highlighting packages

Programming Tutorials

ASM

Glitches and exploits

Timings

C

Games

ASM

C

Hack ROMs

Demos

ROMs Disassembly

Directories

Articles, posts and sites

About

Contribute

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License

Licensed under GPLv3. See LICENSE for more information.

Acknowledgements

Thanks to every contributor of this project, Jeff Frohwein, Pascal Felber, KOOPa, Pan of Anthrox, GABY, Marat Fayzullin, Paul Robson, BOWSER, neviksti, Martin “nocash" Korth, Nitro2k01, Duo, Chris Antonellis, Michael Hope, Beware, Jonathan “Lord Nightmare” Gevaryahu, Carsten Sorense, Sindre Aamås, Otaku No Zoku, GeeBee.