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"New Game Color Advance" was a publisher of games across multiple platforms. Their actual name is unknown, however the text "New Game Color Advance" appears on the left side of the boxes of their English Game Boy releases. Some of their more noteworthy releases include early pirate translations of the Telefang games into Chinese and their English releases of Vast Fame and Sintax games. A trait of games released by them are ID codes that appear on the back of the circuit boards of their releases in the form of a black stamp. Many of their multicarts feature the title "King Series".

List of games[]

Title ID Platform Description
Pokémon Ruby Game Boy Color An English version of the role-playing game Pokémon - King of the Crystal Tower (寵物小精靈 結晶塔之王) by Vast Fame. This release appears to use an early build of the game.
Pokémon Sapphire Edition (Pokémon Sapphire) Game Boy Color An English version of Pocket Monster Saphire, a tactical role-playing game by Sintax. The front of the box and cart label use prerelease cover art of the US version of the Game Boy Advance game Pokémon Sapphire.
2003 Crash Advance II Game Boy Color A release of 2003 Crash II Advance by Sintax (likely the English version). It is unknown if this release has any in-game changes.
Digimon Ruby Game Boy Color An English version of the role-playing game Digital Monsters 3 by Vast Fame. This release appears to use an early build of the game.
Digimon Saphire (Digimon Sapphire) SM055 Game Boy Color An English version of the tactical role playing game Digimon - Final Battle (數碼暴龍-決戰篇) by Vast Fame. It is unknown if it is based on an early build of the game.
Digimon Emerald Game Boy Color An English version of the role playing game Digital Monsters 3 by Vast Fame. This release appears to use an early build of the game.
Digimon Yellow Jade SM057 Game Boy Color An English version of a platformer game by Sintax.
Digimon Crystal Game Boy Color Contents Unknown.
Digimon Amethyst SM056 Game Boy Color A title hack of the platformer game Digit Dinosaur 7: The adventure of devildom by Sintax.
Rockman Zero Game Boy Color English version of Zook Hero 2, a platforming game by Vast Fame.
Digimon Rury (Early Print) Game Boy Advance English version of Digimon Ruby, a role-playing game by Vast Fame.
Digimon Rury (Late Print) E7 Game Boy Advance English version of Digimon Ruby, a role playing game by Vast Fame. This version lacks copy protection but appears unchanged gameplay wise.
Digimon Sapphire (Early Print) Game Boy Advance English version of the platforming game by Vast Fame.
Digimon Sapphire (Late Print) E7 Game Boy Advance English version of the platforming game by Vast Fame. This version lacks copy protection and features glitches not found in the early print release, such as game crashes that occur when you complete a level.
Rockman & Crystal 6-9013 Game Boy Advance English version of the platforming game Zook Man ZX4 (路克人ZX4) by Vast Fame.
The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King 6-9010 Game Boy Advance English version of the shoot 'em up game Mo Jie Qi Bing (魔戒奇兵) by Vast Fame.

Trivia[]

  • Some of their boxes have an N inscribed in a circle, resembling the copyright symbol.
  • Their games are very widespread. Sightings of their English Vast Fame and Sintax games are often reported around Southeast Asia.
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