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

Like Us on Facebook

Technabob is reader-supported. When you buy through links on our site, we may earn an affiliate commission.
As an Amazon Associate I earn from qualifying purchases. Disclosure.

Game Boy and Camera Turned into 8-bit Print Gun

 |  |  |  |  March 30, 2015


Nintendo has released some odd and obscure accessories in the past – like the Game Boy Camera and Game Boy Printer, two accessories for Nintendo’s original 8-bit handheld. Now a Russian artist has hacked together a Game Boy-photo-gun-printer by mashing them all together. It is genius.

game_boy_printer_gun_1
Dmitry Morozov created the “gbg-8” using Game Boy parts, including the screen, an Arduino, a camera lens, optical relays, batteries, and a thermal printer. It is all built onto a toy gun. The trigger is the shutter button. You can literally “point and shoot,” capturing the image, which is then displayed on the Game Boy screen. And the printer then prints an 8-bit picture on a piece of paper.

It’s like Polaroid and Nintendo collaborated on a fun gaming peripheral. This piece of art is awesome and imaginative. It is hard to believe no one has ever done it before.

[via Geek via SlashGear]



Awesome Hot Wheels Backyard Track

Awesome Hot Wheels Backyard Track

Licorice Pizza (Trailer)

Licorice Pizza (Trailer)

KeySmart Saftul Multitool

KeySmart Saftul Multitool

2022 Chevrolet Silverado ZR2 Has Been Secretly Racing Since 2019

2022 Chevrolet Silverado ZR2 Has Been Secretly Racing Since 2019

Concepts from Future Past: 1964 General Motors Bison

Concepts from Future Past: 1964 General Motors Bison

LG Resumes Battery Production for the Chevrolet Bolt EV

LG Resumes Battery Production for the Chevrolet Bolt EV

Advertisement