Nintendo patented a case that turns your phone into a working Game Boy



Nintendo Gameboy Patent 796x417 - Nintendo patented a case that turns your phone into a working Game Boy
Nintendo has filed a patent for something that appears to be a case that turns your phone into a Game Boy — functioning buttons and all. The patent, discovered by Siliconera, shows a shell casing for a phone that covers all but a small portion of the upper screen. The shell has a button layout identical to the classic Game Boy. If my reading of patent language is still on point, it appears the device would work by means of a conductive sheet under the case that translates your button presses to the phone’s touchscreen. This probably doesn’t come as a…

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