Bob's Game (stylized as "bob's game") is a role-playing video game under development since 2003 or 2004 by independent video game developer Robert Pelloni. The project is most notable for Pelloni developing the game for the Nintendo DS, using open source software development tools, and Nintendo's refusal to license him the official SDK.
Bob's Game was to be a 2D role-playing video game developed solely by Pelloni since 2004 for the Nintendo DS. According to an interview he gave to the Orlando Sentinel, Pelloni spent over five years and over 15,000 hours working on the game. The game was to feature over 200 characters and, according to the interview, "more gameplay than just about anything out there on the portable system." In August 2008, Pelloni posted a preview of the game on YouTube that had received over 100,000 views by September 15, 2008.
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