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Tag: Nes

NES Console with Built-in Screen: 8-Bit Laptop

NES Console with Built-in Screen: 8-Bit Laptop
Even today, NES aka Famicom games are still popular with gamers. We’ve seen people come up with a variety of alternative ways of getting their NES fix. You can run an emulator, buy a third party portable or even hack one yourself.

Hyperkin RetroN 4 to Play Original NES, SNES, Genesis, and GBA Carts via HDMI

Hyperkin RetroN 4 to Play Original NES, SNES, Genesis, and GBA Carts via HDMI
Fans of classic gaming systems will be happy to hear that HyperKin is working on their latest retro console, and this one has a couple of new tricks up its nonexistent sleeves.

Hacked NES Boots Unwanted Chatterboxes from Your Office

Hacked NES Boots Unwanted Chatterboxes from Your Office
Sick of people coming into your office and talking your ear off? There are plenty of ways to get them to leave, but I’ve never thought of using an old NES system to hurry them on their way.

Yet Another Nintendo NES Controller Coffee Table: Where’s My Atari Joystick Table?

Yet Another Nintendo NES Controller Coffee Table: Where’s My Atari Joystick Table?
You already spend all of your time playing games near your coffee table anyway, so why not do so with this Nintendo NES Controller Coffee Table? It’s even sort of coffee colored.

Giant NES System Living Room Furniture: We’re Gonna Need a Bigger TV

Giant NES System Living Room Furniture: We’re Gonna Need a Bigger TV
Guess it’s time to dump that lowly 60-inch flat screen and upgrade to a 100 or 150-inch screen, because you’ll want something more size appropriate if you’ve got an NES console this big sitting in your living room.

Giant LEGO NES Controller Works with Normal Size NES Consoles

Giant LEGO NES Controller Works with Normal Size NES Consoles
How awesome is it that we live in a world with huge functional NES controllers? And those are just the ones we know about! Then there’s this one made by Baron Julius von Brunk, which is a bit geekier because it’s almost entirely made from LEGO.

NES Controller Wireless Mouse: Great with Emulators

NES Controller Wireless Mouse: Great with Emulators
Back in 2008, Daniel Jansson designed a concept mouse based on the NES controller. Instructables member champx turned the concept into reality and made a wireless mouse that actually uses parts from an NES controller.

Cart Notes: You Can Read These Cartridges without Blowing on Them

Cart Notes: You Can Read These Cartridges without Blowing on Them
I think back to the days of my old 8-bit NES console and when games came on cartridges. There were definitely advantages of the medium, in that you never had to worry about scratched discs, and they loaded instantly.

Samus Aran Amigurumi Plush is a Ball of Joy

Samus Aran Amigurumi Plush is a Ball of Joy
Metroid is one of the best classic games ever. If you are a fan, check out this cute and cuddly amigurumi that PixelBlock created. Experience the softer side of Samus and you can’t help but smile.

ThinkGeek 8-bitty Mobile Gaming Controller Finally Ships

ThinkGeek 8-bitty Mobile Gaming Controller Finally Ships
The first time we talked about the 8-bitty controller for your mobile gaming device was back in February. Yeah, we never thought it would ship either. If you’ve been waiting for that little old school Nintendo-style controller to finally ship, today is the day.

NES Controller Ceramic Mug: Push Start for More Coffee

NES Controller Ceramic Mug: Push Start for More Coffee
Due to medical reasons, I’ve recently had to give up one of my favorite vices – caffeine – but I still like to drink the occasional cup of decaf and imagine that it’s the real thing.

Nintendo Controllers & Cords Turned into Art

Nintendo Controllers & Cords Turned into Art
Those cords on vintage video game consoles sure got in the way whenever you weren’t playing. They were long enough that they always got twisted up and tangled everywhere. So if you have a bunch of old Nintendo controllers, you might as well use all of that cord length to make some art.

Steampunk NES Delivers a Knock-Out Punch

Steampunk NES Delivers a Knock-Out Punch
Look at this beautiful console. It may look like it’s from the 1890’s, but it is just another modern mod that is beautifully done. And no, it doesn’t run on steam (though it would be cool if it did.)

Mechanical Donkey Kong: How Real Can You Get?

Mechanical Donkey Kong: How Real Can You Get?
We’ve featured some mechanical versions of arcade games in the past, but I think this is my new favorite. That’s because this real-world version of Donkey Kong is actually controlled by an NES gamepad. That just makes it that much more awesome.

NES Zapper Modded into a Laser Gun

NES Zapper Modded into a Laser Gun
The NES was pretty awesome back when it came out, but by today’s gaming standards it’s pretty lame. I mean, it’s not like it could actually shoot people with a laser and burn their flesh. Oh wait.

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.