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SNES Emulator on the Xbox360: Instructions Please!

SNES Emulator on the Xbox360: Instructions Please!
Felix Domke, who’s also known on the Internets as famous console hacker tmbinc, recently announced that he has ported the SNES9x GX Super Nintendo emulator – originally made for the Wii and the Gamecube – to the Xbox 360.

Playstation 3 Slim Really Almost Probably Coming Soon

Playstation 3 Slim Really Almost Probably Coming Soon
Thinking of buying a Playstation 3? Heard some rumors about the inevitable slim version coming sooner rather than later? Ben Kuchera of Ars Technica kindly rounded up the evidence for your perusal. I for one, believe in ol’ Ben Franklin’s saying: “Nothing is certain but death and a slimmer version of a Sony video game system.
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Rambo Tv Game: the Video Game Console That Time Forgot

Rambo Tv Game: the Video Game Console That Time Forgot
I was digging around the deep recesses of Flickr earlier today, when I came across a picture of what could be one of the greatest video game console oddities of all time. Apparently, this Rambo TV Game console came out at some point back in the 1990s.

“Black Lines of Death” on the Wii, Just in the Time for the Release of the Black Wii

“Black Lines of Death” on the Wii, Just in the Time for the Release of the Black Wii
the bbps‘ Marc DeAngelis is one unhappy Wii-owner. His friend pointed out several black vertical lines that flickered on and off the screen while they were playing. His friend added that that same thing happened to him; he had to have his console’s GPU replaced.

Playstation 3 Price Cut Rumors Part 5 Bajillion: $100 Cut Coming in Mid-August?

Playstation 3 Price Cut Rumors Part 5 Bajillion: $100 Cut Coming in Mid-August?
Sony revealed a lot of things at E3, but a price cut wasn’t one of them. Now I don’t know if this new-old rumor has anything behind it, but Sterne Agee analyst Arvind Bhatia is claiming that “industry sources” are claiming that “a $100 price cut on the PS3 in mid-August, just prior the launch of Madden (8/18) and the start of the back to school shopping season.” Uhuh.

Kojima-Signed Gunmetal Gray PS3 on Ebay: Won’T be There for Long That’S for Sure

Kojima-Signed Gunmetal Gray PS3 on Ebay: Won’T be There for Long That’S for Sure
It’s a sad day for seller/mgs fan/sad person ids3remix, as he put up his limited edition gunmetal gray 40 GB Playstation 3 for sale on eBay. I think he really needs the money, stat, or else he wouldn’t be selling his beloved console.

Black Nintendo Wii, Red Dsi for Japan

Black Nintendo Wii, Red Dsi for Japan
Rejoice (Japan)! New colors for Nintendo entertainment systems! And at last, new colors for the Wii. Well, new color, singular. Well, sort of a color. It’s black. Well, it’s different, anyway. The new DSi is decked out in red, which is nice, but not a patch on this sexy black Wii.

Sony Psp Go Pics Leaked – Price and Release Date Revealed

Sony Psp Go Pics Leaked – Price and Release Date Revealed
Check out these photos of the new Sony PSP Go portable videogame console / media player that just hit the Interweb. The PSP Go is a new handheld that lightens the load of the older PSP models by making games available via wireless download or on Memory Stick Micro cards.

Video Console Cakes Offer a Little Something Old, a Little Something New…

Video Console Cakes Offer a Little Something Old, a Little Something New…
While these lumpy cakes certainly aren’t the most precise video game inspired baked goods I’ve featured here on Technabob, this is definitely the first time I’ve seen so many console cakes congregated in the same place.

Zeebo, “the Fourth Big Console” to be Released in Brazil This July (Boa Sorte!)

Zeebo, “the Fourth Big Console” to be Released in Brazil This July (Boa Sorte!)
At the ongoing Game Developers Conference in California, Zeebo Inc. unveiled the Zeebo, a video game console for people in the “middle class” of developing countries. The Zeebo will initially be offered in Brazil this July via a partnership with Brazilian manufacturer Tectoy.

Fuzebox: Retro 8-Bit Gaming Goes Open Source

Fuzebox: Retro 8-Bit Gaming Goes Open Source
Always thought you could improve on the gameplay of Tetris? Fancy yourself the creator of the next Super Mario Brothers? Thanks to this open source gaming system – if you’ve got the programming chops, you’ve got the chance to make the next great 8-bit video game.

Long-Ass PS3 Ad Measures Data by Sunflowers

Long-Ass PS3 Ad Measures Data by Sunflowers
Gigabytes? Pssh. The Cell processor is the future. Of what exactly I don’t know, but it’s the future. The Cell is in each and every Playstation 3. Sony makes Playstation 3s. So if Sony says that 5GB of data equals 5 sunflowers then 5GB of data equals 5 sunflowers.

Pandora Open Source Handheld Design Gets Updated

Pandora Open Source Handheld Design Gets Updated
Remember the Pandora open source handheld gaming console? Well after a long wait, it looks like the portable gaming system is getting closer to production from the looks of this revised design rendering I spotted over on the Open Pandora blog.

Ping Pong Penguin Video Game Marches Onto Your Tv

Ping Pong Penguin Video Game Marches Onto Your Tv
Sure, you could be playing ping pong on your Nintendo Wii, but why would you play on a system with a boring rectangular sensor bar you can have a video game console comes with a receiver that looks like a penguin?

Handheld N64 is Awesome, Non-Ergonomic

Handheld N64 is Awesome, Non-Ergonomic
The Nintendo Sixtyfree Lite-R: the past of gaming, futurized in handheld form. While playing this shrunken, portable N64 might be a challenge, particularly when it comes to, say, some of the console’s excellent first-person shooters, it certainly looks good.

Xbox 360 and PS3 Get 8-Bit Doppelgängers

Xbox 360 and PS3 Get 8-Bit Doppelgängers
Why the heck would you drop $200 to $400 on a brand new console when you could get the same thing for a fraction of the price? Oh yeah, I neglected to mention that these alternate universe clones of the Xbox 360 and PS3 are crappy knock-offs from China – and that they only play 8-bit games.
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