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
Cool Gadgets, Gizmos, Games and Geek Stuff on Technabob
VISIT OUR OTHER SITES: THE AWESOMER | 95OCTANE

Atari 2600 Joystick Earrings are a Joy to Wear

by Paul Strauss
Advertisement

Gamer girls with a taste for retro consoles will get a tiny thrill from these handmade earrings, done up to look like miniature Atari 2600 joysticks. I always loved the firm, digital feeling of the old 2600 joystick – it worked great for arcade style games.

20120910-095631.jpg

They’re made by Etsy seller Catrina’s Toybox, using polymer clay. She used a touch of paint to add the detailed directional markers, and even gave it that worn feel that used to always happen after your sweaty palms were resting on the joystick for marathon Pitfall sessions.

20120910-095647.jpg

You can get your hands (and ears) on a pair of these Atari 2600 joystick earrings for $25(USD) over on Etsy. Catrina says she’s got more geeky crafts in the works, so we’re looking forward to checking those out as well. Hopefully, she has some paddles on the way – I always enjoyed Super Breakout.

Deals in The Technabob Shop



Tesla + Honda = Teslonda

Tesla + Honda = Teslonda

Kids React to Record Players

Kids React to Record Players

Deal: Army Gear Flashlights

Deal: Army Gear Flashlights

Advertisement
Limited-edition Lotus 3-Eleven 430 Marks the End of an Era

Limited-edition Lotus 3-Eleven 430 Marks the End of an Era

6 Things You Need to Know About the All-New Ford Ranger

6 Things You Need to Know About the All-New Ford Ranger

2019 Porsche 911 GT3 RS Price and Specs Announced

2019 Porsche 911 GT3 RS Price and Specs Announced