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Tag: Arcade

Xronos Talking LED Alarm Clock: It’s Arcade Time!

Xronos Talking LED Alarm Clock: It’s Arcade Time!
Sure, alarm clocks are a dime a dozen these days – and many people even use their mobile gadgets instead of a traditional alarm. But if you’re looking for a truly geektastic looking alarm clock, you’ll want to check out the Xronos.

The Ultimate Arcade Game Cake

The Ultimate Arcade Game Cake
After years of thinking about it, I finally bit the bullet and ordered a custom MAME cabinet for my basement. It’s finally coming next week, so I can’t wait to try and beat these guy’s Donkey Kong high scores.
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Vintage Execution Arcade Machine: Hangman, Anyone?

Vintage Execution Arcade Machine: Hangman, Anyone?
I’ve seen some strange stuff over the years, but this has to take the cake as the most unusual arcade machine I’ve ever seen.

Stop Motion Post-it Arcade Animation: Sticky Pixels

Stop Motion Post-it Arcade Animation: Sticky Pixels
Okay arcade fans, prepare to have your mind blown. This stop-motion animation made from Post-It notes looks like real arcade game footage. It is completely amazing and has me nerding out. All of your favorites are represented.

Actual Fix it Felix Machine Headed to Midwest Gaming Classic!

Actual Fix it Felix Machine Headed to Midwest Gaming Classic!
As a video game fanatic, I really loved the movie Wreck-it-Ralph. While there were some actual arcade games in the movie, the machines at the center of the story were all imaginary. Perhaps the most iconic game in the movie is Fix It Felix Jr.,

1982 Missile Command Record Beaten: Victor Victorious!

1982 Missile Command Record Beaten: Victor Victorious!
Man, I broke so many arcade records back in the day, but one game that I was never very good at was Missile Command. The game was released in arcades in 1980, and later that year on the Atari 2600.

Best Arcade Cabinet Ever Has 55-inch Screen, Plays Over 50,000 Games

Best Arcade Cabinet Ever Has 55-inch Screen, Plays Over 50,000 Games
I’ve always wanted an arcade cabinet in my house so I could play all of the classic arcade games like they were meant to be played. But I keep putting off the purchase because I have more important things to do with my money, like pay for food and my mortgage.

Retro Space Arcade Cabinets: Beautifully Retro, Crazy Expensive

Retro Space Arcade Cabinets: Beautifully Retro, Crazy Expensive
I know it’s a total luxury item that I have no business spending my hard-earned money on, but I’ve always wanted an arcade cabinet that I could load up with MAME and all of my favorite arcade games.

Raspberry Pi Micro Arcade Machine: A Sweet Slice of Classic Gaming

Raspberry Pi Micro Arcade Machine: A Sweet Slice of Classic Gaming
A couple of weeks ago we saw a Kickstarter fundraiser for a desktop arcade machine based on the Raspberry Pi. It turns out that hacker and tinkerer Jeroen Domburg has already made a tinier, yet also functional machine based on the same computer.

Picade: iCade Pro

Picade: iCade Pro
Now that arcade centers are mostly gone and their patrons have more gray hairs than time, some companies have capitalized by coming up with accessories that turn the iPad into a mini arcade cabinet. But if you’re skilled at building PCs or programming, you’ll be better off with the Picade, a mini arcade cabinet kit that’s meant to be powered by small PCs such as the Raspberry Pi.

Pac-Man Shower Curtain: Washa, Washa, Washa

Pac-Man Shower Curtain: Washa, Washa, Washa
A while back I came across a Pac-Man-themed bathroom that was pretty great. But since it was a commercial establishment, it had no shower. But if that inspired you to make your own Pac-Man bathroom at home, you should definitely consider a Pac-Man shower curtain to start things off.

Arcade Coin Slot Belt Buckle: Insert Coin to Play

Arcade Coin Slot Belt Buckle: Insert Coin to Play
While it’s not quite as interactive as the Etch-a-Sketch belt buckle, this arcade coin slot belt buckle is even better, in my humble opinion. This belt buckle was designed by Seattle’s if Industries, and not only does it feature a genuine recycled arcade coin slot, it actually lights up.

Power-Up Arcade Switch Plate Levels up Your Light Switch

Power-Up Arcade Switch Plate Levels up Your Light Switch
If you’ve played or at least seen one of those games down at your local arcade, then you’ll immediately recognize and understand just how cool these Power-Up Arcade Light Switch Plates are.

Pianocade: Super Mega Synthesizer Arcade Controller Combo

Pianocade: Super Mega Synthesizer Arcade Controller Combo
The Pianocade is the embodiment of chiptune music. It’s a synthesizer that looks and works like an arcade controller, down to the analog joystick and token buttons.

Replay Arcade Machine Will Cost You More Than a Token

Replay Arcade Machine Will Cost You More Than a Token
Arcade machines are a part of a generation gone by. With arcade centers closing left and right, a lot of nostalgic gamers have taken to building or buying their own machine for home use. I’m sure many arcade fans would want to preserve the loud and garish old school look of the machines, but if you’re looking for something more subtle check out the Replay Arcade.

Neogeo X Gold Coming for $199.99 – Is it a Console or Handheld? It’s Both!

Neogeo X Gold Coming for $199.99 – Is it a Console or Handheld? It’s Both!
I can remember years ago standing in the game store in the mall playing the demo NeoGeo machine and wanting one so bad I could hardly stand it. I remember that original NeoGeo arcade system console being insanely expensive for the time.
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