Top Ten Portable Flops

Being an avid PC gamer, I have never had much interest in consoles such as the Xbox 360, PS2, etc with the exception of a few games.  Handheld consoles, however, are another story.  Over the years I have owned many handhelds including the original Coleco and Mattel handheld Football games, Sega GameGear, Gameboy Color, Gameboy Advance, Gameboy SP, PSP, and the Nintendo DS Lite.  As it stands now, my all time favorite is the DS Lite which never leaves my briefcase! I've spent countless hours playing Mario Kart and would not give it up for the world. Looking back though, a few of the others I have owned were definitely not worth my hard earned cash. Modojo has put together a pretty good top 10 list of handheld consoles that they believe also fall into that category.  I am quite sure many of you would agree that they were on target with their choices.  I am also quite sure some of you will be surprised at a few as well.

For casual handheld observers, the Game Boy brand is all they know. The reality is that there have been a surprising number of casualties in the portable battlefield. The Game Boy is actually the handheld market's only real success story (along with the DS, of course). Here's our look back at some noteworthy systems which either failed hard, or failed... really hard.
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