Installation Instructions – Hand Held Legend, LLC

Installation Instructions

Installation instructions for modification products for various Nintendo Game Boy consoles including backlights, frontlights and other chiptune accessories. Also shown are instructions for various SEGA Game Gear and Atari Lynx mods. For more information, see our FAQs (bottom right corner question mark).

 


Game Boy DMG Backlight and Bivert Install
~This Does Not Compute

Description: Learn how to install a backlight and bivert your screen for the best picture possible on the original DMG.

Backlight | DMG and Pocket
Bivert Module
Glass Screen

***Reuse your reflective strip as we no longer have replacements! sorry!***

Game Boy Advance Frontlight 
With LOCA ~This Does Not Compute

Description: Learn how to install a Game Boy Advance Frontlight with LOCA.

Game Boy Advance Frontlight Product Page

Written Instructions


Gameboy Pocket Backlight Install ~This Does Not Compute

Description: Learn the ins and out of installing a Hand Held Legend Backlight V.2. into a Gameboy Pocket. 

Backlight | DMG and Pocket




Gameboy Pocket Bivert Module Install ~This Does Not Compute

Description: Increase the contrast of your MGB LCD. This long awaited instructional is finally here!

Backlight | DMG and Pocket
Bivert Module




Gameboy Color Frontlight Panel Install with LOCA

Watch as a Hand Held Legend frontlight panel is installed into a Gameboy Color using LOCA (Liquid Optically Clear Adhesive)

GBC Frontlight




Gameboy DMG Original Backlight Install

One of the best and easiest mods to perform on your old brick. A start to finish video showing how to install this backlight into your Gameboy.

Backlight | DMG and Pocket


Gameboy Front-light with LOCA Install ~This Does Not Compute

Comparisons installing a Hand Held Legend frontlight with and without LOCA. The results are pretty obvious.

GBC Frontlight




SEGA Game Gear LED Backlight ~This Does Not Compute

This mid provides a replacement for your Game Gear tube backlight, more consistent and even lighting as well as > 2x the battery life.

SEGA Game Gear Backlight


Game Boy DMG (Original) Backlight Install

Game Boy Pocket Backlight Install

Game Boy Bivert/Biversion Install

Game Boy RCA Pro Sound DIY

Game Boy 3.5mm Pro Sound DIY

Game Gear/Lynx Replacement Backlight Install

 

Game Boy Pocket Bivert Install

Game Boy Pocket Bivert Module 

 
Looking for a professional to build it for you? Here is a list of our most trusted and experienced  modders:

***Disclaimer: Perform these modifications are your own risk. Opening and modifying vintage electronics may lead to unrepairable damage to your console and/or modification product.***

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