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Category: Video Games

Microsoft Selling $25 Hoodies for Xbox Controllers

Microsoft Selling $25 Hoodies for Xbox Controllers
Because things stopped making sense a long time ago, Microsoft is selling official Xbox Mini Controller Hoodies, so your gaming controllers don’t get cold when they’re not in your sweaty palms. They’re making them in black and white, but the first pre-order already sold out, so clearly, people want these.

Crafting a Miniature Pac-Man Arcade Game Drink Coaster

Crafting a Miniature Pac-Man Arcade Game Drink Coaster
Ever wanted to craft your own miniature Pac-Man level drink coaster? Who hasn’t? It’s a universal human dream. And to help us achieve that dream, YouTuber The Avid Creator avidly created this video detailing how he made one.

Playstation 5 Controller Alarm Clock: Wake Up to Game

Playstation 5 Controller Alarm Clock: Wake Up to Game
Filed under products I never knew existed and would probably be fine if that were still the case, Firebox is selling an officially licensed Playstation 5 Alarm Clock, which looks like a PS5 controller atop a charging dock.

Massive 2,200+ Video Game Console Collection on eBay for Almost $1 Million

Massive 2,200+ Video Game Console Collection on eBay for Almost $1 Million
A French eBayer is selling his personal collection of over 2,200 video game consoles for the almost too-good-to-be-true price of €984,000 (basically the same in US dollars with current conversion rates). That comes out to about $450 per console.

Playable LEGO PONG Set Turns up on LEGO Ideas

Playable LEGO PONG Set Turns up on LEGO Ideas
LEGO maniac TheBananaman2018 has built a fully playable, motorized version of PONG that can be built out of LEGO bricks. He’s added the set to the LEGO Ideas website, and with enough support, LEGO may consider it for production.

Modder Runs DOOM on Electronic Badge from ElectroMagnetic Field Festival

Modder Runs DOOM on Electronic Badge from ElectroMagnetic Field Festival
Because there’s a festival for everything, programmer Phil Ashby went and took an electronic badge from the 2022 ElectroMagnetic Field Festival (aka EMF Camp) and got it to run DOOM. I am not surprised. I also won’t be surprised when somebody manages to run DOOM on my Casio watch; it’s simply the natural progression of things.

Man Replaces Mazda Miata’s Steering Wheel with Nintendo Wii Wheel Controller

Man Replaces Mazda Miata’s Steering Wheel with Nintendo Wii Wheel Controller
Presumably, to prove that Mario Kart can be used as a realistic driving simulator when coupled with the Nintendo Wii Wheel, TikTok user Tyler Atkin created the ‘Wiiata,’ a Mazda Miata with its steering wheel replaced with the Wii peripheral.

LEGO Releasing 2,807-Piece Mighty Bowser Build Set

LEGO Releasing 2,807-Piece Mighty Bowser Build Set
Because LEGO and Nintendo are a match made in heaven, LEGO will release a 2,807-piece Mighty Bowser build set this October for $270. It’s not the cheapest LEGO set, but it is probably the most likely to steal the princess and constantly move her to another castle.

Nintendo x Cold Stone Creamery Video Game Themed Sundaes

Nintendo x Cold Stone Creamery Video Game Themed Sundaes
If there’s one thing Nintendo knows how to do, it’s sell products. Cold Stone Creamery teamed up with the video game giant to sell ice cream sundaes themed after some of their most popular games. I don’t know about you, but I’m already waiting outside my local Cold Stone waiting for them to open so I can try them all.

Thor Love And Thunder Xbox Mod Turns Console Into Mjölnir

Thor Love And Thunder Xbox Mod Turns Console Into Mjölnir
To promote the release of Marvel Studios’ Thor: Love and Thunder on July 8th, Microsoft is giving one lucky winner a custom Xbox Series X that looks like Thor’s hammer Mjölnir, complete with handle and everything.

NERF Releasing Real Gjallarhorn Rocket Launcher from Destiny 2

NERF Releasing Real Gjallarhorn Rocket Launcher from Destiny 2
Directly modeled after the infamous rocket launcher from the Destiny video game franchise, NERF is releasing a full-scale replica of the Gjallarhorn. Pre-orders for the limited-edition weapon begin July 7th for people who unlocked the weapon in Destiny 2.

Man Builds 250-Pound, 6-Foot Tall Xbox Series X to Set World Record

Man Builds 250-Pound, 6-Foot Tall Xbox Series X to Set World Record
Dreaming big: some people take it literally. Case in point, YouTuber Michael Pick, who dreamed of a giant Xbox Series X console, then constructed this 600% version measuring 6 feet tall, 3.41 feet wide, and weighing 250 pounds.

The GameCube Controller Sandwich is One Delicious Peripheral

The GameCube Controller Sandwich is One Delicious Peripheral
Because brilliant ideas come in all flavors, video game hardware modder and YouTuber Peter Knetter went and constructed himself a sandwich from a GameCube controller. Yum! It’s not actually edible, though, all the sandwich bits are made out of wax or plastic, but it is a functional controller.

Animated LED Super Mario Bros. Clock: The Time is 1-Up

Animated LED Super Mario Bros. Clock: The Time is 1-Up
Crafted by software engineer and Instructables user jnthas, this Super Mario Bros. animated LED clock features Mario jumping up to hit a question block to change the displayed time. How clever is that? Very clever – the answer is very clever.

Man Constructs Functional Cardboard GameBoy Advance SP

Man Constructs Functional Cardboard GameBoy Advance SP
Because dream it, and you can achieve it (even if that dream takes way too much time that could probably be better spent doing something else entirely), YouTuber Peter Knetter deconstructed a GameBoy Advance SP to remove the hardware, then built a custom case INCLUDING CONTROLS entirely out of cardboard, then put the hardware inside to create a functional cardboard GameBoy Advance SP.

Arcade Cabinet Cat Playhouse: Pew, Pew, Mew, Mew

Arcade Cabinet Cat Playhouse: Pew, Pew, Mew, Mew
The Arcade Cabinet Cat House from MeWooFun is just that: a cat house that looks like an arcade cabinet. Available on Amazon (affiliate link), the house comes in four colors (green, grey, pink, and orange), includes a removable scratching mat, and is the perfect addition to the video game and cat lover’s home.