A downloadable game

This is a demonstration ROM intended for use with the original DMG Game Boy or Game Boy Pocket and a companion to Gumpy Function's Development Workflow Chapter 6: Readability articles Part 1 and Part 2, found at GB Studio Central.

The article uses Maru's Mission, a game published in 1990 by Jaleco to explore problems relating to readability in Game Boy games. This demonstration covers tone, contrast and blurred graphics during sprite motion/background scrolling.

Download the ROM and flash to a cart to play on real hardware.

DISCLAIMER: This ROM is intended for learning purposes only, and NOT intended for sale or profit. All trademarked characters belong to their respective owners.

Install instructions

Download the ROM and flash to a cart to play on real hardware. Intended for use with the DMG or Game Boy Pocket.

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Maru's Mission Re-toned v1.0.gb 128 kB

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