Nov 23, 2010

Finds 236: Pokemon Stuff and Xbox 360 Controllers!

Another hunt at the local thrift stores with good results. This time around I was able to pick up a limited edition Gameboy Color as well as a Pokemon board game. But that's not all, I also picked up two Xbox 360 controllers but did they work? Lets find out!
Here we have the Special Edition Gameboy color. There were quite a few of them released with the different games. Sadly, I already have this one but for seven bucks I couldn't say no. The screen is a little scratched up but it runs the game real well and with sound! I might just keep this one as well but I don't know just yet....we'll see.
When it comes to next gen I usually step away, but I couldn't say no to this deal especially since I heard of the upcoming Atlus title from the creators of the Shin Megami Tensei series coming to the Xbox 360 and PS3! Yeah, I don't think I even have to tell you the name! Anyways, I picked these two controllers for 2.95 which kept me wondering if it was a good price for controllers, I think it was. Anyways, as for testing them I was able to get one of them to search for the signal and will further test it on Friday with my friend's Xbox 360. The other one had some problems as the acid in the batteries left the dried acid thing so I had to get some water with baking soda and a swab to clean the battery contacts. I'm happy to announce that it worked and the signal light turned on, now all that's left is to test them out on Friday. I hope for a successful test run!
Finally, I was able to pick this up for 1.95. I don't know much about it but it's Pokemon so it has to be somewhat fun right? I don't even know if it's complete, guess I can count all 150 Pokemon which I know by heart har har har!

So that's it for now, lots of interesting findings this time around and will definitely keep you posted on the Xbox 360 controllers. Cya later alligator!
-Findings List-
Gameboy Color Pokemon Edition
Xbox 360 Wireless Controller
Pokemon Board Game
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2 comments:

Shortay1992 said...

Hey There

Great finds you have here, i myself Once owned that board game, i loved it!

I am also wondering if you are willing to sell this gameboy if you still have it!

Give me an email if you are interested! Salmon.j@live.com.au

Thankyou!

famicomfreak said...

Wow those finds were from a while ago so I don't have it. Keep visiting though as I keep getting new findings as the time goes. Thank you! ^_^

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