Nintendo’s Game Boy turns 25 years old

(CNN) — Here’s a story that might make you feel old: Nintendo’s iconic handheld device “Game Boy” turns 25 years old.

According to Gamespot, the original game boy first appeared on April 21, 1989.

Game Boy is widely viewed as the first portable gaming device to appeal to mainstream gamers.

Nintendo says it has sold nearly 120 million versions of the Game Boy, along with just more than half-a-billion Game Boy games.

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