GBA, Kirby Edition

August 16, 2021

GBA, Kirby Edition

This Kirby themed unit was more challenging than expected. I initially presented a minimal look, but my eyes were opened to how much color Kirby actually has going on! In fact, I used more colors on this GBA than any others I’d built previously, spanning the purple to pink color spectrum in some creative ways. In addition to a range of colors, this GBA includes:

Resties Boy Advances

July 30, 2021

The Aether

July 05, 2021

The Aether

As a fan of Into the Aether, it excited me to no end to play a small role in the show. When Brendon and Stephen asked me to build three Game Boy Advance units for a giveaway on the Season 4 kickoff GBA episode, I was over the moon. The podcast has provided me much needed levity during heavy times and feels like I’m hanging out with friends more than listening to a show.

The Aether is my own interpretation of the “the aether” — something light and ethereal with splashes of the signature Into the Aether purple to pink gradient. I’m a big fan of berndog’s, and one of his builds featured a left/right dual-tone which got me thinking…

In total, The Aether includes:

The Whale (Scout's Whale)

July 05, 2021

The Whale (Scout's Whale)

As a fan of Into the Aether, it excited me to no end to play a small role in the show. When Brendon and Stephen asked me to build three Game Boy Advance units for a giveaway on the Season 4 kickoff GBA episode, I was over the moon. The podcast has provided me much needed levity during heavy times and feels like I’m hanging out with friends more than listening to a show.

The Whale comes inspired by the whale featured on the cover art of Into the Aether Seasons 3 and 4 by Scout Wilkinson. The clear black shell + solid button build is the exact opposite of the companion White Whale build which features a solid white shell + clear buttons.

In total, The Whale includes:

The White Whale

July 05, 2021

The White Whale

As a fan of Into the Aether, it excited me to no end to play a small role in the show. When Brendon and Stephen asked me to build three Game Boy Advance units for a giveaway on the Season 4 kickoff GBA episode, I was over the moon. The podcast has provided me much needed levity during heavy times and feels like I’m hanging out with friends more than listening to a show.

The White Whale comes inspired by the ongoing podcast theme of “white whale” games that hosts Brendon and Stephen are chasing. The solid white shell + clear button build is the exact opposite of the companion Whale build which features a clear black shell + solid buttons.

In total, The White Whale includes: