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Credit Card Machines Perform Super Mario Bros Theme

Credit Card Machines Perform Super Mario Bros Theme
Yep, you’ve heard the Super Mario Bros. theme a million times. Now make it a million and ONE with this rendition performed by a couple of credit card terminals by the Device Orchestra. It’s pretty cool and sounds authentic.

Rather Boring “Days of Play” Steel Black PS4 Now Available

Rather Boring “Days of Play” Steel Black PS4 Now Available
Sony has launched a new limited edition game console for its annual Days of Play. This year the console is rather boring to look at after last year’s was a slick blue color. Sony calls this year’s limited edition “steel black,” and it looks like a basic black and gray two-tone.
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Xbox Deodorant, Body Spray, and Shower Gel: Aroma Achievement Unlocked

Xbox Deodorant, Body Spray, and Shower Gel: Aroma Achievement Unlocked
Do you take your Xbox gaming seriously? Serious enough to smell like an Xbox? Or at least use Xbox branded deodorant, body spray or shower gel? Well, your wish has come true. Microsoft wants to help you smell like a video game console.

Guy Restores Crusty Old Game Boy to Factory Condition

Guy Restores Crusty Old Game Boy to Factory Condition
Video game systems and computers from the 1980s had a bad habit of coming in light-colored plastics which all aged quite horribly. Even just sitting out turned many of them yellow, and usage just made it worse.

Playdate Handheld Gaming System Goes Back to the Basics, Adds a Crank

Playdate Handheld Gaming System Goes Back to the Basics, Adds a Crank
Software developer Panic has announced that it’s working with synth maker Teenage Engineering on an unusual handheld gaming system called Playdate. The upcoming portable gaming device has less than advanced graphics, and not so advanced technology, although it does have WiFi, Bluetooth, USB-C, and a headphone jack.

It’s Dangerous to Go Alone, Take This to Light Your Path!

It’s Dangerous to Go Alone, Take This to Light Your Path!
Fans of The Legend of Zelda franchise will remember the potion jars you can find that give you certain boosts depending on the color of its contents. Check out this light-up potion jar that light that looks like it came straight out of the game.

Space Invaders Gets an Official Board Game

Space Invaders Gets an Official Board Game
Space Invaders, the iconic classic video game we all know and love, just got even cooler. The popular arcade vertical shooter from TAITO is going to be a board game. Let’s just hope that the gameplay lives up to the arcade version.

Tetris Played on an Mechanical Display: FlipTris

Tetris Played on an Mechanical Display: FlipTris
Most of us know Tetris from the Game Boy version and that theme song is forever stuck in our heads. But when you play the game on a mechanical display, the sound it makes also very satisfying.

Pac-Man Procrastination Power Maze Safe: Gobble Dots to Withdraw Cash

Pac-Man Procrastination Power Maze Safe: Gobble Dots to Withdraw Cash
Do you need a place to keep your money safe? Perhaps you’d like a safe that is also a game? Well, check this out. The Pac-Man: Procrastination Power Maze Safe is a miniature bank that is also a Pac-Man game.

Everyone Needs A Little Fallout Pick-R-Up

Everyone Needs A Little Fallout Pick-R-Up
So at this point, we all know the last Fallout game, Fallout 76, wasn’t exactly all it was cracked up to be. That doesn’t mean you can’t collect some cool stuff that you might see in the Fallout franchise games while we wait for Bethesda to do better.

Xbox Games Pass Adds Great New Games for May 2019

Xbox Games Pass Adds Great New Games for May 2019
The Xbox Game Pass is a pretty good deal and if you buy the new digital-only Xbox, it will be where you get most of your games. Microsoft has announced what’s coming soon to the Xbox Game Pass, and there’s some really good ones in there.

This Media Player Looks Like a Tiny SEGA Saturn

This Media Player Looks Like a Tiny SEGA Saturn
While the SEGA Dreamcast and Genesis were arguably their most memorable consoles, the 32-bit Saturn was quite fun to play too. I spent many a day flying through the skies on the back of a dragon in Panzer Dragoon II Zwei.

Minecraft Village & Pillage Update Adds Tons of New Fun

Minecraft Village & Pillage Update Adds Tons of New Fun
Minecraft fans have a new update that brings new features and fun to the game. The new content is called the Village & Pillage update and is available for the Java and Bedrock versions of the game.

Make Your Own Game Boy Games with GB Studio

Make Your Own Game Boy Games with GB Studio
This week marks the 30th anniversary of the Game Boy’s release in Japan. The old portable brings back memories for many of us, even if we’ve come a long way since then. In fact, these days we can even create our own Game Boy games.

Original Burnout Paradise Servers to Close

Original Burnout Paradise Servers to Close
Back in 2008, EA and Criterion Games launched one of the coolest car games ever made with Burnout Paradise. The game let players fly around the open world racing, crashing, and generally tearing stuff up. I spent more time playing that game with my son than any other game we owned.

Get this One Dollar, 90-Day Xbox Game Pass Deal While the Gettin’ is Good

Get this One Dollar, 90-Day Xbox Game Pass Deal While the Gettin’ is Good
Microsoft has a deal going on right now for people who haven’t yet tried Xbox Game Pass. You can sign up for 90 days of service for just a buck. Yep, one simoleon, one donut, one single.
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