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Category: Retro

Atari 2600 Joystick Candle: Coldbreaker

Atari 2600 Joystick Candle: Coldbreaker
Control the darkness with the Atari 2600 joystick candle. Etsy shop Kescha66 says the mold for the candle was made from an actual Atari joystick, which explains why the candles also have the Atari logo at…
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A Closer Look at the $500 Analogue Nt NES Console: NESt Egg

A Closer Look at the $500 Analogue Nt NES Console: NESt Egg
Last year Analogue Interactive teased the Analogue Nt, a boutique NES and Famicom console based on original hardware, i.e. the same CPU and PPU used in the Nintendo’s legendary systems. Now that the Nt is available…
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Guy Spends Six Years Crocheting Super Mario Bros. 3 Map

Guy Spends Six Years Crocheting Super Mario Bros. 3 Map
Six years. Think about it. In six years’ time you can accomplish quite a bit. If you had that much time, what would you do? Well, this guy crocheted himself an awesome Super Mario Bros. 3 …
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Hotline Miami + Half-Life 2: Half-Line Miami

Hotline Miami + Half-Life 2: Half-Line Miami
There’s a new Half-Life game out, but it’s not Half-Life 3. It’s not even made by Valve. But that doesn’t mean it won’t be a good game. Currently in development, Half-Line Miami borrows the gameplay and…
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Nintendo Controller Cufflinks: For Formal Gaming

Nintendo Controller Cufflinks: For Formal Gaming
You are going to look amazing wearing these Nintendo Controller Cufflinks. You’ll have a D-pad on one wrist and the A/B buttons on the other. These cufflinks are perfect any any old school Nintendo fan who…
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Custom The Goonies Pinball Machine: Goonies Never Say Drain!

Custom The Goonies Pinball Machine: Goonies Never Say Drain!
Mike Johnson is a fan of The Goonies, and a fan of pinball machines. So naturally he wanted a Goonies themed pinball machine. So to celebrate the movie’s 30th anniversary, he made this custom made pinball…
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8 Bit Cinema Jurassic Park: Game on, Dinosaurs!

8 Bit Cinema Jurassic Park: Game on, Dinosaurs!
It’s been a long time since Jurassic Park came out so maybe you need a refresher. Especially since the new movie Jurassic World is coming out this week. 8-bit Cinema has you covered. This short version…
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Teens React to Contra. You React to Teens Sucking at Contra

Teens React to Contra. You React to Teens Sucking at Contra
When we were kids, games were hard. Like, really hard. We didn’t have the fancy checkpoints and respawns that you special snowflakes have today. We only had life or death. Many games were unforgiving. Brutal even.…
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Super Mario World Wooden Dinosaur Land Map: Yoshisaurus Etch

Super Mario World Wooden Dinosaur Land Map: Yoshisaurus Etch
The combo that gave us the beautiful Legend of Zelda wooden Hyrule map is back with another map from a classic video game. Neutral Ground and graphic designer Alex Griendling present this 18.5″x 14″ maple ply …
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Mega Man Fans, Dry Your Tears in These Retro Hand Towels

Mega Man Fans, Dry Your Tears in These Retro Hand Towels
For some reason Capcom still doesn’t seem to know what to do with Mega Man, except release cool merch based on the series’ past hits, like these hand towels. One has an awesome pattern featuring Rock’s …
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DIY Game Boy Emulator has 19″ Screen: Game Boy XXL

DIY Game Boy Emulator has 19″ Screen: Game Boy XXL
In the past months we’ve seen retro video game consoles based on the Raspberry Pi stuffed in ever shrinking Game Boy (or Game Boy–inspired) cases. So it’s refreshing to see the opposite for once: a huge…
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Retro Freak Multi Cartridge Console Also Rips Games: Emulator’s Wet Dream

Retro Freak Multi Cartridge Console Also Rips Games: Emulator’s Wet Dream
Game backup devices and hardware mods let you extract the data from video game cartridges into playable ROMs, but most of them require deep technical knowledge and are each compatible with only a few – if…
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Retro-futuristic Arcade Cabinet: Pixelkabinett 42

Retro-futuristic Arcade Cabinet: Pixelkabinett 42
The Pixelkabinett 42 is Love Hulten’s latest furniture inspired retro-futuristic computer. It’s a two-player arcade cabinet based on “old industrial cabinets, vintage mixing consoles and early space travel.” The cabinet itself is made of ash and…
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3D Printed Game Boy Pocket Case for Raspberry Pi: Pocket PiGRRL

3D Printed Game Boy Pocket Case for Raspberry Pi: Pocket PiGRRL
Last year Adafruit showed us how to make the PiGRRL, a Game Boy-inspired handheld NES and MAME emulator. Now the electronics shop presents the Pocket PiGRRL, a multi-console emulator with a case that’s inspired by the…
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Original PlayStation Turned into a Clock: Game Time

Original PlayStation Turned into a Clock: Game Time
The original PlayStation debuted in 1994. You probably still have one in your closet somewhere. Well, if yours is not working and you want a project, you can turn it into a clock, just like Twitter…
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Nintendo DS Lite to Game Boy Advance Mod: Nintendo SS

Nintendo DS Lite to Game Boy Advance Mod: Nintendo SS
Do you have a Nintendo DS Lite with a broken top screen? Anthony Thomas can turn it into a Game Boy Advance for you. Anthony calls the resulting modded device the Game Boy Macro. Here’s one…
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