Game Center CX will now offer GameCube, GBA and PS2 games

CX play center has entered its 25th season and it will finally begin offering GameCube, Game Boy Advance (GBA) and PlayStation 2 (PS2) games for Arino to challenge.

If you are wondering what the occasion is and why CX play center Finally adds GameCube, GBA and PS2 games, it’s because of a rule for the show. The rule is that the program will only offer console games that are 20 years old or older, so there are now three eligible systems you can add.

The PS2 was the group’s first with an initial launch in March 2000 in Japan, so it was already eligible last year. The Game Boy Advance was the next system to be launched, with an initial release in March 2001, followed by the GameCube in September 2001. While Microsoft’s original Xbox was released in November 2001, it only appeared in Japan. only in February 2002, so that you have to wait until 2022 to see Kacho action.

If you are not familiar with CX play center, this is a variety game show from Japan starring Shinya Arino of the comedy duo Yoiko, who also goes by the name “Kacho” to signify his role as conductor. The show primarily deals with various video game challenges that Arino takes on, a premise that has essentially been in the works since it first aired in November 2003. Since then, CX play center spawned 24 seasons, several specials, and video games for the Nintendo DS and Nintendo 3DS.