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Tag: Controller

Nintendo Wii Color Remotes on the Way

Nintendo Wii Color Remotes on the Way
While there’s still no official word from Nintendo on anything but white Wii-motes, there is now a third-party option for those of you bored with the standard-issue models. Snakebyte is one of the first companies to offer a third-party substitute for the Wii-mote (called the Riimote), and will be offering them in colors not offered by Nintendo.

Too Cheap to Buy a PS3 Dualshock Controller?

Too Cheap to Buy a PS3 Dualshock Controller?
This strange appendage snaps on to the bottom of your standard PlayStation 3 SIXAXIS joystick, turning it into a poor-man’s DualShock controller. PEGA’s oddly-named “Vibrating Bag” adds rumble capability to your stock PS3 controller. Now they don’t specify if the vibration actually works when the game generates its feedback signal, or if the thing just continuously rumbles.

The Real Gaming Medal of Honor

The Real Gaming Medal of Honor
Say you’ve got an Xbox 360 and you want to show off your gaming prowess. You’ve got an online scoreboard to show off your achievements. Sony is working on a similar skill tracking system for the PS3.

Wii Candy Dispenser Controls Sugar Cravings

Wii Candy Dispenser Controls Sugar Cravings
Now you can combine two of your favorite addictions, video games and sugar in one delicious package. The hyperglycemics over at Candy Addict (who knew such a blog existed?) recently stumbled upon this Wii-mote controller, chock-full of tasty confectionery goodness.

Giant NES Controller Conceals Pc [Case Mod]

Giant NES Controller Conceals Pc [Case Mod]
It’s kind of funny that this isn’t the first giant NES controller story I’ve covered. The last one I wrote about was a mammoth controller which could actually play games. This time, we’ve got the same monster controller concept, but beneath the hood dwells a completely functional PC.

Guitar Hero Hits the Commodore 64

Guitar Hero Hits the Commodore 64
If you’ve never bothered to get out of the 80’s and upgrade from that old Commodore 64, it turns out you don’t have to miss out on modern video games. Heck, why shouldn’t you be able to play Guitar Hero on your C64?

Gameboy Octopus Music Controller Mod

Gameboy Octopus Music Controller Mod
What’s got 8 tentacles and the brains of a Nintendo GameBoy? It’s an 8-bit music maker’s dream, that’s what. Electronic musician Joey Mariano (aka “Animal Style“) took an old GameBoy Color system and built a custom controller for it that uses 8 individual foot pedal controllers to jam out on the device.

Xbox 360 Faceplates Get Furry

Xbox 360 Faceplates Get Furry
Give your Xbox 360 system a retro-lounge makeover with these animal print faceplates. These snap-on replacements for the standard Xbox 360 front cover don’t just look like their mammalian counterparts, they’re velvety soft to the touch.

Go Fish With Your Wii

Go Fish With Your Wii
Here’s another silly accessory for your Nintendo Wii controller. It’s a fishing rod that snaps on to your Wii-mote so you can feel more immersed when you’re catching digital fish in those weird fishing simulation games.

Keyboard Folds in Half to Fit in Overhead Bins

Keyboard Folds in Half to Fit in Overhead Bins
Here’s a unique keyboard for the musician who’s got to take their instrument everywhere they go. The Infinite Response Vax 77 is designed to fold in half so it can fit in the overhead compartment on airplanes.

Wii Ping Pong Paddles: Balls of Fury

Wii Ping Pong Paddles: Balls of Fury
If you enjoy the occasional game of table tennis on your Nintendo Wii, here’s a way to complete the experience. Check out these ping pong paddles which snap on to your Wii-mote controllers. I’m not really sure why they’re being called “3-in-1”, since I can’t think of anything else they could be used as besides ping pong paddles.

Wii-Mote Aluminum Briefcase Conceals Controllers

Wii-Mote Aluminum Briefcase Conceals Controllers
You’re sure to intimidate your gaming opponents when you walk in to the room carrying this aluminum briefcase. Looking like something out of an episode of 24 or Mission Impossible, this mini-briefcase lets you carry your Wii controller in secret agent style.

Force Feedback Gaming Vest Lets You Feel Real Impact

Force Feedback Gaming Vest Lets You Feel Real Impact
By now, we’re all pretty used to game controllers that can provide rumble feedback, but how’d you like to actually feel the impact of every gunshot and punch when playing your favorite video game? A device originally created for remote medical investigation is now being transformed into a gaming vest that can provide its wearer with sensory feedback.

Video Game Massage Controller: More X-Button Please

Video Game Massage Controller: More X-Button Please
What would you say to a video game console that’s not controlled by a joystick, a mouse or even a Wii-mote, but instead by the relaxing touch of massage? The Massage me jacket lets the person giving the massage get their game on while the person receiving the treatment gets to chill out.

Pink & Blue Xbox 360 Controllers Now Available

Pink & Blue Xbox 360 Controllers Now Available
Bored with your old black or white Xbox 360 controller? How about pink or blue? I’m not sure if Microsoft is going for the whole “blue is for boys, pink is for girls” thing here, or just trying to give us a little color choice.

Inflatable Wii Boxing Gloves Are Here to Pump You Up

Inflatable Wii Boxing Gloves Are Here to Pump You Up
Are you really ready to get into the boxing ring on you Nintendo Wii? I don’t think you really are unless you’re wearing a pair of these goofy looking boxing gloves. Just strap your Wii-mote and Nunchuk controllers into these inflatable gloves, pump them up with air, and you’re ready to duke it out with your favorite boxing game.