GameCube Console Variations

Current Count: 24


GameCube Indigo

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- 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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- Black console with black controller

- Was used in alot of bundles

- Released worldwide


GameCube Platinum Silver

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- Silver console with silver controller

- Was used for the most bundled sets

- Released worldwide


GameCube Spice Orange

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- Orange console with orange controller

- Was only released in Japan (unconfirmed also in AUS)


GameCube Pearl White

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- Glossy White console with matching controller

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

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

- Only released in Europe


Limited editions :


GameCube Pokemon XD

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- Silver Console with Pokemon XD Faceplate

- Technically it is a Platinum Silver Console, but it counts as a own variation because the faceplate was oficially from Nintendo. (There were also promotional Faceplates available sololy)

- Bundled with Game Pokemon XD

- Only released in North America


GameCube Metal Gear Solid

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- Silver Console with Metal Gear Solid Faceplate

- Bundled with Game Metal Gear Solid

- Only released in Japan


GameCube Donkey Konga

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- Silver Console with Donkey Kong Faceplate

- Technically it is a Platinum Silver Console, but it counts as a own variation because the faceplate was oficially from Nintendo. (There were also promotional Faceplates available sololy)

- Bundled with Game Donkey Konga

- Only released in Japan


GameCube Resident Evil 4

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- Silver Console with Resident Evil 4 Faceplate

- Technically it is a Platinum Silver Console, but it counts as a own variation because the faceplate was officially from Nintendo. (There were also promotional faceplates available sololy)

- Bundled with Resident Evil 4

- The controller has the Resident Evil 4 logo on it

- Only released in Europe


GameCube Metroid Prime

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- 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. (There were also promotional faceplates available sololy)

- Bundled with game Metroid Prime

- Only released in Europe and USA

- USA Version is incredibly rare


GameCube Starlight Gold

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- Gold Console with matching gold controller

- Only sold in Toys "R" US Japan

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

- Considered to be one the the rarest Gamecubes


GameCube Hanshin Tigers

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- White Console with black stripes

- Controller is black with Hanshin Tigers Cap Insignia

- Faceplate with Hanshin Tigers logo

- Was released to comemorate the 1st place in the Japanese Basebal League Championship in 2003

- It came bundeled with a original team shirt/trikot

- Rather rare is the store bag, that the console was purchased in


GameCube Tales of Symphonia

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- "Symphonic Green" console with matching controller

- Tales of Symphonia Faceplate

- Was released in Japan with GB Player

- Also released in France without GB Player - This version is alot rarer


GameCube Customized Gundam Char

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- 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

- Only released in Japan


GameCube Panasonic Q

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- Silver Chromo 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

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- Glossy White console with matching controller

- Was only released in Japan, bundled with GB Player and the game: Final Fantasy Crystal Chronicles

- It is actually a different white than the Pearl White Edition

- Only 150 ever made


GameCube Heineken Edition (Black)

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- 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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- 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

-This GameCube is a DOL-101 model, face plates cannot be taken out


GameCube: "Thank you ATI"

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- Console from North America/Japan

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


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