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I used to play GBA games at home with the Game Boy Player accessory for the Nintendo Gamecube. It connects to the bottom of the GameCube, adding a base to it. Is there any way that it could be connected to the Nintendo Wii?

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My advice: Hold onto your GameCube. It's still a great system. – GnomeSlice Oct 7 '10 at 13:33
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No, a Game Boy Player is not compatible with the Wii directly, as the Wii lacks the required Hi-Speed port availble on the Gamecube.

However, the Game Boy Player in combination with a Gamecube and a Seperate TV, is still a valid (but highly impractical) controller for the Gamecube and Wii games that support the GBA as controller.

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Additionally, the Nintendo DS and DS Lite (not DSi, not DSiXL, not 3DS) are capable of playing GBA games. – KatieK Apr 21 '11 at 0:05

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