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    If you are still playing cartridges originally intended for the DMG or Pocket Game Boy, what are you playing them on and what palette do you use?

    I'm using a front lit SP with the black and white palette but the color seems a little washed out. I have to say though that the games look beautiful when on my Super Game Boy when upscaled from RGB. I usually will go with either B&W or the green look of the original DMG with standard black border. Sometimes I use the outdoors border as well

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    I noticed while playing DK Land on the Super Game Boy, Id set it to B&W but then when Id go back to the overworld, itd change back to the special color palette. Wonder if there is a way to disable that

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    I play them on my backlit GBA SP. I just use the default palettes. I've never cared about customizing the palettes, and the defaults always make things clear and easy to make out.

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    I play on a Gamecube Game Boy Player using component cables. I don't really mess with the colors much and the games look reasonably good. I've tried 3 or 4 different controllers and never found one I was in love with though.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Spartacus View Post
    I play on a Gamecube Game Boy Player using component cables. I don't really mess with the colors much and the games look reasonably good. I've tried 3 or 4 different controllers and never found one I was in love with though.
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    Like most here, I usually play them on a GBA SP, unless I want to play them on a TV, which I have various options for (Super Game Boy, GC Game Boy Player, Retron 5). As much as I played it when it was current, I find the OG Game Boy screen pretty much unusable today. No matter what I'm using, though, I pretty much always set the color scheme to B&W, even if it's a game that has a special color palette. It just seems right.
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