GAMEBOY micro Faceplates
Some more Gameboy Micro Faceplates from NINTENDO JAPAN can be found here > nintendo.jp
It is planed that you will be able to buy new Micro faceplates separately as well as receive special edition game faceplates packaged together with game cartridges. Creating and ordering custom faceplates online will also be possible in the near future.
In addiction to changing the way your Gameboy Micro looks Faceplates also serve to protect the LCD screen of the console. If the console gets scratched you can simply snap on a new cover and it will be as good as new.
In Japan Micro is available in silver, purple, black and blue, with a fifth "limited edition" design in the color of the once-popular Famicom game console aimed at attracting adults who played with the Famicom as children in the 1980s.
Gameboy Micro Japanese Nintendo FAMICOM edition.
In the United States and Canada the GBM unit comes in a black color, with reflective A, B, and shoulder buttons, and includes three faceplates with the following designs: a Flame pattern, a Camouflage design, and a simple silver color. Also includes an AC adapter and a pouch. And silver color, three faceplates with the following designs: an Ammonite design (a black background with translucent blue swirls), a Ladybug Design, and a simple black color.
Banpresto announces Micro faceplate giveaway
Super Robot-themed faceplates for Game Boy Micro will be first produced by a third-party publisher in Japan.
TOKYO Banpresto has announced its collaboration with Nintendo to give away free Gameboy Micro faceplates as a promotional contest for the upcoming Gameboy Advance game Super Robot Taisen J. The company is the first third-party publisher to produce a faceplate for the Gameboy Micro.
From September 13 to October 31, gamers that purchase GBM and Banpresto's mech strategy game can input their product serial numbers at Club Nintendo's official Japanese Web site. 10,000 winners will receive an original Super Robot Taisen J themed faceplate.