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Tag: Mod

GTA IV Mod Lets You Play as a Giraffe

GTA IV Mod Lets You Play as a Giraffe
The best part of the GTA games is the mayhem that you can cause as you drive and run and gun throughout the city. Some of the mods for the game are pretty cool too. You know what’s really awesome?

Super Mario Hungry Hungry Hippos: Get the Most Marbles with Your Koopa

Super Mario Hungry Hungry Hippos: Get the Most Marbles with Your Koopa
We don’t have nearly enough Super Mario inspired board games and this one is a work of sheer genius, turning Hungry Hungry Hippos into an amazing Koopa battle where you eat everything that you can.

NES Toaster Makes You Take out the Toast and Blow on It

NES Toaster Makes You Take out the Toast and Blow on It
If only Nintendo would actually make stuff like this, my life would be complete. I mean, just look at how amazing this NES toaster looks. It’s an Nintendo Entertainment System that makes you breakfast. Best toaster ever.

H.R. Giger Counter is Too Creepy to Use

H.R. Giger Counter is Too Creepy to Use
Get it? It’s a Geiger Counter made to look like it was created by H.R. Giger. I don’t know about you, but Giger’s Aliens creations creep me out. Therefore I could never use this. I would be too afraid that it would eat me from the hand up.

Dad Turns Kid’s Toy into a Real Car

Dad Turns Kid’s Toy into a Real Car
Here’s another story about another cool dad. Where were all of the cool dads when I was growing up? Why are dads so cool now? Why do we never hear about granddads doing cool geek stuff?

Laptop Mirror on the Wall, Who is the Fastest Typer of Them All?

Laptop Mirror on the Wall, Who is the Fastest Typer of Them All?
Are you looking for something different in a mirror? Something that you can hang on your wall that captures all of your nerdiness and still allows you to see yourself? Just convert your old laptop into a mirror and slap it on your wall.

Dewalt Drill Handgun Drills Holes with Bullets

Dewalt Drill Handgun Drills Holes with Bullets
If you have a Special Ops team that needs to disguise themselves as contractors, they are going to need some weapons right? This Dewalt drill handgun is perfect for the mission. It looks like a drill, but this drill makes holes with bullets not bits.

Commodore 64 Guitar Has a Faster CPU than the NES Guitar

Commodore 64 Guitar Has a Faster CPU than the NES Guitar
I love a good mod. The crazier the better. This one is crazy and all kinds of retro awesome. Some of you might know Jeri Ellsworth. She works for Valve and helped them start their hardware R&D department.

2012 Wall-E Toy Controlled by a 1983 Portable Computer

2012 Wall-E Toy Controlled by a 1983 Portable Computer
Old technology meets new technology here, and in this case they can actually interface very well despite their age difference. YouTuber Aliencurv modified an old 1983 TRS-80 portable computer with 20kb of memory to control a 2012 Wall-E robot.

Wireless Super Nintendo Controller Mod, Old School Meets New School

Wireless Super Nintendo Controller Mod, Old School Meets New School
Sure, we are all used to playing video games with wireless controllers today, but back in the day you were forced to sit right in front of your console as if you yourself were attached to it, thanks to those pesky wires.

Liquid Cooling Tech for Laptops is Gamer (and Thigh) Friendly

Liquid Cooling Tech for Laptops is Gamer (and Thigh) Friendly
Liquid cooling systems have long been an option for desktop PCs, but not for slimmer computers like laptops. Until now. A company called Asetek recently demonstrated a liquid cooling system that can fit inside a gaming laptop, a promising technology for anyone who likes overclocking or not having their genitals or hands toasted by their PC.

Kinect-a-Sketch Updates an Old Classic

Kinect-a-Sketch Updates an Old Classic
What if you could play with your Etch-a-Sketch by simply moving your hands in the air? That would be pretty awesome. What once might have seemed like magic is now a reality. The Kinect-a-Sketch merges Etch-a-Sketch technology with gesture recognition.

Sphero Gets a Ride of Its Own

Sphero Gets a Ride of Its Own
Remember Sphero, the robotic ball of fun? Well, apparently he’s growing up really fast and has his license now, along with a new set of wheels. It was created with parts like a discarded toy car, trackball, an Arduino kit, and an H-Bridge.

PS Vita Fight Stick Mod is Like Having an Arcade Cabinet with a Tiny Screen

PS Vita Fight Stick Mod is Like Having an Arcade Cabinet with a Tiny Screen
The new Sony PS Vita portable gaming console recently launched worldwide, so if you are lucky enough to have one you have probably been enjoying games like Ultimate Marvel vs Capcom 3. Whether you like the Vita or not, here is a cool fight stick mod that you will want to check out.

Homemade Metroid Arm Cannon Actually Plays Wii Games

Homemade Metroid Arm Cannon Actually Plays Wii Games
Looking to complete that Samus Aran costume with something that is actually functional? Of course you are. Samus is nothing without her arm cannon after all. This one not only looks good, it acts as a Wii-mote for playing Wii games.

16-Bit Legend of Zelda PC Case is Link-tastic

16-Bit Legend of Zelda PC Case is Link-tastic
Building custom cases is fun. They are a lot of work, but the end result can be very rewarding. Not only can they be works of art, but they actually serve a purpose, housing your computer.