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Tag: Nes

NES Game Screenshots Frozen in LEGO: Nesbrick

NES Game Screenshots Frozen in LEGO: Nesbrick
Graphic designer Brian Stark makes Nesbricks: screenshots of his favorite NES games recreated with LEGO. He fits each scene on a 15″ x 15″ baseplate that you can hang on a wall.

DIY Plush USB Game Controller: Hug and Play

DIY Plush USB Game Controller: Hug and Play
We’ve seen all kinds of game controller plushies, but I think this is the first time I’ve seen one that can actually be used to play video games. Adafruit’s Becky Stern built the soft controller using their Flora Arduino-compatible platform and some conductive thread and fabric.

Nintendo Power Glove Oven Mitt: For Gamers Who Bake and Bakers Who Game

Nintendo Power Glove Oven Mitt: For Gamers Who Bake and Bakers Who Game
Most oven mitts and gloves are so boring. But not this one. No sirree, this Nintendo Power Glove inspired oven mitt is the closest to fun and awesome that an oven mitt can ever be.

Watch Every Nintendo and Super Nintendo Game Title Screen (in 12 Hours)

Watch Every Nintendo and Super Nintendo Game Title Screen (in 12 Hours)
Have you played every Nintendo and Super Nintendo game that ever was? Are you sure? Do you have a life? Well, you can check out these two videos which feature every title screen for every game made for the Nintendo and Super Nintendo and use them as a visual checklist if you want.

Power Mitt Oven Glove: Now You’re Cooking with Fingers

Power Mitt Oven Glove: Now You’re Cooking with Fingers
Last year we saw a fabric oven mitt that looked just like Nintendo’s infamous Power Glove. Pete Hottelet is raising funds on Indiegogo for a very similar product. Also named the Power Mitt, Pete’s take is made of silicone rubber and thus should be more heat-resistant than the other mitt.

Analogue Nt Plays NES & Famicom Games: 2000-in-1

Analogue Nt Plays NES & Famicom Games: 2000-in-1
Boutique video game shop Analogue Interactive announced that it’s going to release Analogue Nt, a retro console that can play both NES and Famicom cartridges. That’s double the library. Double the dribble. Double the dragon. And probably quintuple the Mario clones.

NES Pro Wrestling Prints: A Portrait is You!

NES Pro Wrestling Prints: A Portrait is You!
Retro video game artist James Bit is now selling a series of prints featuring the characters of Pro Wrestling, the classic NES game and source of the infamous “A Winner is You!” meme.

Mini LEGO Nintendo Entertainment System Kit: NES Pocket

Mini LEGO Nintendo Entertainment System Kit: NES Pocket
After releasing LEGO miniature kits for the Atari 2600 and the Commodore 64, Chris “Powerpig” Mcveigh takes on the king of 8-bit consoles. His mini NES is made of 220 LEGO pieces, including two controllers and a couple of cartridges that can be inserted into the tiny console.

WebNES Runs NES Games on Mobile Device Browsers: Free from Jailbreak

WebNES Runs NES Games on Mobile Device Browsers: Free from Jailbreak
You can easily find NES emulators for Android devices, but you’d have to jailbreak an iOS device if you want to install a similar program on it. Until now. WebNES is a web-based emulator that runs on mobile browsers, including Safari on iOS devices.

NES in a VHS Tape: VideoTendo 2000

NES in a VHS Tape: VideoTendo 2000
Both the original NES console and VHS tapes were popular back in the 1980s, so it actually doesn’t seem that unusual to see the two in the same picture together. Though I can honestly say I’ve never seen an NES inside a VHS tape – until now.

8Bit Harmonica: The Tunes They Are a-Changin’

8Bit Harmonica: The Tunes They Are a-Changin’
A few years ago we featured a harmonica crammed into a NES cartridge. YouTuber basami sentaku’s harmonica not only has a Famicom cartridge case, it produces 8-bit sound with the help of a sound chip from a NES.

Nintendo Controller Promise Ring: Controller Commitment

Nintendo Controller Promise Ring: Controller Commitment
With this ring I thee promise to play on no other console, no matter how next gen she is or how stacked she is in the spec department. I also promise to never blow on a cartridge that came out of another console’s port.

Custom Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles NES: Heroes on a Console

Custom Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles NES: Heroes on a Console
The last time we featured console modder Ryan Fitzpatrick aka Platinum Fungi we saw his personal tribute to Mega Man 2. His latest finished project on the other hand is up for grabs. It’s a radical Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles NES.

NES Emulator Voxel Engine Renders Games in 3D: Z Scroller

NES Emulator Voxel Engine Renders Games in 3D:  Z Scroller
A couple of years ago we got a peek at what several NES games might look like if they were rendered in voxels instead of pixels, courtesy of deviantART member John Buonvino. Programmer ProcyonSJJ was inspired by John’s renders and decided to take them a step further, making a voxel engine for the NES emulator FCEUX.

Half-Life 3 NES Cartridge Art: The Grinch’s Gift to Gamers

Half-Life 3 NES Cartridge Art: The Grinch’s Gift to Gamers
72Pins and artist Gabriel Leoni teamed up to give you a way to troll a Half-Life fan this Christmas. This NES cartridge has a game inside it, and it says “Half-Life 3” on its cover. But it obviously doesn’t have the actual game, or even a NES demake of it.

Playstation 4 and Xbox One Retro NES Skins Make Your New Console Look Classic

Playstation 4 and Xbox One Retro NES Skins Make Your New Console Look Classic
If you like the design cues of old school gaming, but like modern gaming consoles, check this out. You can have the best of both worlds with these retro NES skins. They make your PS4 or Xbox One look like an NES.