- As videogames push their way into the third dimension, creating realism and detail in graphics is becoming more and more important. Modern games are becoming extremely life-like, with realistic speech, facial expressions, and environments. The goal seems to be creating the most realistic digital world technology allows. How, then, does a console whose graphics are utterly â€˜unrealisticâ€™ and whose games are largely 2d, become the highest selling game console in the world? Nintendoâ€™s Game Boy is this console, despite the obvious lack of powerful hardware.