Game Boy Color Machined Aluminum Shells -Anodized
Game Boy Color Machined Aluminum Shells -Anodized
Game Boy Color Machined Aluminum Shells -Anodized
Game Boy Color Machined Aluminum Shells -Anodized
Game Boy Color Machined Aluminum Shells -Anodized
Game Boy Color Machined Aluminum Shells -Anodized
Game Boy Color Machined Aluminum Shells -Anodized
Game Boy Color Machined Aluminum Shells -Anodized

Game Boy Color Machined Aluminum Shells -Anodized

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This is the same aluminum game boy color shell, but this item is for those that would like to add color to their shell, or clear added protection.   This service typically takes approximately 3+ weeks for me to send out, anodize, and have them sent back.  

  • These game boy shells are compatible with the multiple screens:

    • AGS-101 backlit screen: These shells are designed for these backlit large screens to drop in without any modification.  These are currently available on various sites.
    • Stock gameboy screen: These fit with adapter
    • Benn Venn backlit screen (Freckleshack): It may take you some time to get these screens, but if you can get one they will fit with an adapter.
    • McWill backlit screen.  Simply add this adapter.
  • No shell trimming;
  • No hot glue or cutting fasteners;
  • Side cutout for a micro usb board to upgrade to rechargeable battery; and
  • AA batteries are no longer needed.
  • The finish will be a smooth machined finish
  • The power switch detent (the 'click') is maintained!
  • The small Nintendo logo will be omitted from the front housing
  • Click Here for an assembly guide with parts needed for the build 

The following are other Game Boy Color parts to complete your custom build:

3d printed battery holder is used to aide in assembly.  This battery holder precisely locates a micro usb board that powers a rechargeable battery.  This is also available on thingiverse if you'd like to 3D print on your own. https://www.thingiverse.com/boxypixel/designs

Micro USB charge board  This is mounted to the boxy pixel 3D printed battery holder and connects to a rechargeable battery.  Two wires to battery.  Two wires to Game Boy.

Rechargeable battery  - A huge capacity 2000 mah battery!

Replacement screens, colored buttons, and replacement silicone are also available on boxypixel.com.

Please refer to our FAQ page if you have further questions.

NOTE: Standard colors are shown for reference only, and may be affected by the type of monitor used, product surface finish and other factors.