GameCube Console Variations

Current Count: 25


GameCube Indigo

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- Console released World Wide

- Release Color

- Indigo console with indigo controller

- Release in Japan 14.09.2001

- Release in USA 18.11.2001

- Release in Europe 03.05.2002


GameCube Jet Black

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- Console released World Wide

- Black console with black controller

- Was used in a lot of bundles

 


GameCube Platinum Silver

Quick Facts:

- Console released World Wide

- Silver console with silver controller

- Was used for the most bundled sets


GameCube Spice Orange

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- Console released inJapan

- Orange console with orange controller

- Launch console in Japan


GameCube Pearl White

Quick Facts:

- Console released in Europe

- Glossy White console with matching controller

- Was only released in Europe, bundled with Mario Smash Football

- It is actually a different white then the Final Fantasy version.


Limited editions :


GameCube Pokemon XD

Quick Facts:

- Console released in North America

- Silver Console with Pokemon XD faceplate

- Technically it is a Platinum Silver Console, but it counts as a own variation because the faceplate was officially from Nintendo.

- Bundled with Game Pokemon XD


GameCube Metal Gear Solid

Quick Facts:

- Console released in Japan

- Silver Console with Metal Gear Solid faceplate

- Bundled with Game Metal Gear Solid


GameCube Donkey Konga

Quick Facts:

- Console released in Japan

- Silver Console with Donkey Kong faceplate

- Technically it is a Platinum Silver Console, but it counts as a own variation because the faceplate was officially from Nintendo.

- Bundled with game Donkey Konga


GameCube Resident Evil 4

Quick Facts:

- Console released inEurope

- Silver Console with a black bottom and a Resident Evil 4 faceplate

- Bundled with Resident Evil 4

- The controller has the Resident Evil 4 logo on it


GameCube Metroid Prime

Quick Facts:

- Console released in Europe

- Silver Console with Samus Aran Faceplate

- Technically it is a Platinum Silver Console, but it counts as a own variation because the faceplate was officially from Nintendo.

- Bundled with game Metroid Prime

- Only released in Europe and USA

- USA Version was also available but without the faceplate


GameCube Starlight Gold

Quick Facts:

- Console released in Japan

- Gold Console with matching gold controller

- Only sold in Toys "R" US Japan

- Gold color is very subtle, often confused with the Platinum Silver variation in images.


GameCube Hanshin Tigers

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- Console released inJapan

- White Console with black stripes

- Controller is black with Hanshin Tigers Cap Insignia

- Faceplate with Hanshin Tigers logo

- Was released to commemorate the 1st place in the Japanese Baseball League Championship in 2003

- It came bundled with a original team shirt/bag


GameCube Tales of Symphonia

Quick Facts:

- Console released in Japan

- "Symphonic Green" console with matching controller

and a Tales of Symphonia faceplate

- Was released in Japan with GB Player

- Also released in France without GB Player


GameCube Customized Gundam Char

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- Console released in Japan

- Red Console with matching controller with Gundam Logo (Controller actually has light red top and dark red bottom)

- Came with Gundam Char Figurine and GB Player

- GB Player is also darker red then console


GameCube Panasonic Q

Quick Facts:

- Console released in Japan

- Silver Chrome Console with grey controller and Panasonic logo on it

- Came with a Grey controller with "Panasonic" on it

- This is a officially partnered variation

- It can play DVD's and GameCube games.

 


Very limited editions / giveaways / prizes :


GameCube Final Fantasy Crystal Chronicles Limited Edition

Quick Facts:

- Console released in Japan

- 150 made

- Glossy White console with matching controller

-  bundled with GB Player and the game: Final Fantasy Crystal Chronicles


GameCube Heineken Edition (Black)

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- Console released in North America

- Black console with Heineken logo on it

- Giveaway when you purchase 10.000 Heineken bottles

- 50 made

- Promo seen on the on the  Magazine "Vibe" of issue October 2002


GameCube Heineken Edition (Indigo)

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- Console released in North America

- Purple console with Heineken logo on it

- Giveaway when you purchase 10.000 Heineken bottles

- 50 made

- Promo seen on the on the  Magazine "Vibe" of issue October 2002


GameCube: "Thank you ATI"

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- Console from North America/Japan (Japan is Rumored)

- Given away to the employees at ATI who helped during development on the "Dolphin"

- Dolphin was the prototype name of the GameCube


GameCube Metroid Prime 2 : ECHOES edition

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- Console from France

- 1 made

- Given away in a contest of Puissance-Nintendo

( French website ) and ordered from Nintendo 

- More information click here!


GameCube MTV Camouflage

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- Console from Europe

- 9 made

- Given away during the December daily MTV broadcasting shows on MTV Radio in 2003

- This was the first console that MTV was given away, and also there personal favorite, this is why 9 where made


GameCube MTV Canadian Maple

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- Console from Europe

- 5 made

- Given away during the December daily MTV broadcasting shows on MTV Radio in 2003

- All the GameCubes made for MTV where Jet Black before they where sprayed


GameCube MTV Paul Smith

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- Console from Europe

- 5 made

- Given away during the December daily MTV broadcasting shows on MTV Radio in 2003

- Inspired by the fashion designer Paul Smith


GameCube MTV Snow White

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- Console from Europe

- 5 made

- Given away during the December daily MTV broadcasting shows on MTV Radio in 2003

- Also called "Mother-of-pearl white"


GameCube MTV Tom Ford

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- Console from Europe

- 5 made

- Given away during the December daily MTV broadcasting shows on MTV Radio in 2003

- Inspired by Tom Ford's brand, Gucci