X

This website uses cookies.

This website uses cookies to improve user experience. By using our website you consent to all cookies in accordance with our Cookie Policy.

I agree
Learn More
Great Geek Gifts in the Technabob Shop!Get Technabob Daily: Join our Mailing List! | Follow Us: Facebook | Twitter
Awesomer Media Sites: THE AWESOMER | MIGHTYMEGA | 95OCTANE
subscribe to our rss feedsubscribe via e-mailfollow technabob on twittertechnabob facebook fan pageGoogle+follow us in feedly
Follow Us:
Cool Gadgets, Gizmos, Games and Geek Stuff on Technabob

Video Game Sunglasses Keep the Pixels out of Your Eyes

by Paul Strauss
Advertisement

While I question the practicality of these perforated “sunglasses,” there’s no question at all about their awesomeness – as they’re embellished with cool images from pop culture and retro video games.

pac_man_shades

According to their creator, Hong Kong-based artist Millie Chiu, the tiny holes actually can help short-sighted or long-sighted vision by filtering out indirect light sources – the result being sharper vision.

space_invaders_shades

Each pair is hand-drawn, with scenes ranging from Pac-Man and Space Invaders, to game health indicators, and a TV color bar test pattern. Remember those? I don’t remember the last time I saw one of those in today’s era of 24-hour-a-day broadcasting.

tv_test_pattern_shades

Each pair of perforated shades sells for just $20(USD) over at IAMKAMTY’s Etsy shop. If you grab a pair, let us know how well you can see out of them. Even if you can’t, you’ll still look cool.

perforated_shades_on

Hot Deals in the Technabob Shop:
No items found.



Comments are closed for posts older than 90 days.

Comments (2):

  1. Millie Chiu says:

    Thank you Techabob for sharing my shades!! :D

    I would like to send you guys a pair of shades so you can try them out~
    Do let me know your address :D

    Thank you again~

    Fan,
    Millie

More from Awesomer Media...

Deal: A-Audio Legacy Headphones

Deal: A-Audio Legacy Headphones

Robotics.ovh

Robotics.ovh

Underground Racing Audi R8 Does 9-second Quarter Mile

Underground Racing Audi R8 Does 9-second Quarter Mile

Mazda RX-9 Rotates Its Wankel for 2020 Launch

Mazda RX-9 Rotates Its Wankel for 2020 Launch

Listen to Stephen King’s “Batman” Story

Listen to Stephen King’s “Batman” Story

The Middle-Earth 6-Film Limited Collector’s Edition

The Middle-Earth 6-Film Limited Collector’s Edition

Advertisement