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Tag: Nintendo

Yoshi Lounger is Perfect for Kart Racing

Yoshi Lounger is Perfect for Kart Racing
They have this really cool go kart race track near my house, and I think it would be the perfect thing to buy this lounger and then go racing there. You could also use this Yoshi Lounger as a super simple Halloween costume.

Nintendo Releasing a Famicom Mini Console… In Japan Only

Nintendo Releasing a Famicom Mini Console… In Japan Only
While the rest of the world will get the NES Mini this November, Nintendo has something special in store for retro gamers in Japan as well, a miniature version of the classic Famicom console. The Famicom was originally released two years before the NES in 1983.

Pi Cart Crams a Retro Gaming Emulator Inside the Carcass of a NES Cartridge

Pi Cart Crams a Retro Gaming Emulator Inside the Carcass of a NES Cartridge
I have very vivid memories of schlepping around the local Target store back in the ’80s and coming across the Nintendo Entertainment System display with the robot that moved the spinning thingies around to open doors in some lame ass game on the screen.

Nintendo 3DS XL Getting Pokémon Sun and Moon Edition

Nintendo 3DS XL Getting Pokémon Sun and Moon Edition
Very soon, the latest installment of the Pokémon franchise will be unleashed on the world. The upcoming Pokémon Sun and Pokémon Moon could see a surge in sales thanks to the popularity of Pokémon Go. To celebrate early, Nintendo is offering up a new Nintendo 3DS XL system with Sun and the Moon imagery.

Watch as a Nintendo Wii Melts: Catastroph-Wii

Watch as a Nintendo Wii Melts: Catastroph-Wii
The other day we showed you the soothing and seductive way that the folks at Let’s Melt This burned down their PS3. Technically it was more melting than burning, but that is the name of their channel after all.

This SNES Micro Was Sculpted from Clay, Plastic and a Raspberry Pi

This SNES Micro Was Sculpted from Clay, Plastic and a Raspberry Pi
I played the heck out of the Super Nintendo back in the day. If you want to get in on some classic emulation in a package much smaller than the original SNES, this is for you.

Mario Is Finally Coming to iOS

Mario Is Finally Coming to iOS
Mario fans who are iOS users should be happy about this news. Nintendo has finally announced an official Mario game for iOS. We thought it would never happen, but Super Mario Run was revealed by Tim Cook and Shigeru Miyamoto during the Apple iPhone 7 and Apple Watch 2 announcement yesterday in San Francisco.

Game Boy Controls a Drone: Nintendrone

Game Boy Controls a Drone: Nintendrone
Get that old Nintendo Game Boy out of the attic folks. It just got a new modern use. Gautier Hattenberger has figured out a way to control a drone using the old handheld gaming brick. Now he’s flying with power!

Super Mario Bros. Corn Maze: The Mushroom and Corn Kingdom

Super Mario Bros. Corn Maze: The Mushroom and Corn Kingdom
Every year, Stoughton Farm in Newark Valley, New York makes a cool and intricate corn maze, or maize maze if you prefer, not to be corny. This year they have returned with a ’80s-inspired theme, based on the video game Super Mario Bros.

New Nintendo Book Looks Like a Giant NES Game Cartridge

New Nintendo Book Looks Like a Giant NES Game Cartridge
Playing With Power: Nintendo NES Classics is a new book from strategy-guide publisher Prima Games. It is coming this November, which is great because we are all getting ourselves a copy for Christmas. This hardcover book has 320 pages of interviews from the NES era, some vintage advertising and “priceless excerpts from Nintendo Power magazine back issues.”

Use This iPhone Case for Perfect Pokéball Throws

Use This iPhone Case for Perfect Pokéball Throws
Time to up your Pokémon catching skills. This DIY iPhone case is simple and brilliant. It will help even the suckiest poke ball throwers catch a Pokémon while playing Pokémon GO. It was designed by Jon Cleaver and the idea is that it helps you make consistent Pokéball throws in the mobile game.

Pokédates Pokémon Go Dating App: Gotta Match ’em All

Pokédates Pokémon Go Dating App: Gotta Match ’em All
I’m sure many trainers get lonely, out there catching Pokémon all by themselves. If only they had a place that would help them find that special someone to catch Pocket Monsters with. Well, maybe this app can help.

The NES Mini Gets a Retro Commercial

The NES Mini Gets a Retro Commercial
Last week Nintendo announced an awesome “new” piece of hardware: the NES Classic Edition (aka the NES Mini), a tiny version of the classic console with 30 games built right in. Sweet! It’s all about nostalgia, and that nostalgia will sell tons of units.

Nintendo Is Launching a Miniature NES This Holiday Season

Nintendo Is Launching a Miniature NES This Holiday Season
For years now we have been forced to buy knock-off NES replicas since Nintendo has never re-released the console. Well, those knockoffs are about to get dusty on store shelves, because Nintendo has announced that they’re launching its own miniature NES called the Nintendo Classic Edition (or Nintendo Classic Mini in Europe).

Yogurtland Gets Mario-Themed Flavors

Yogurtland Gets Mario-Themed Flavors
I’m not familiar with the Yogurtland franchise, but I presume it’s a frozen yogurt place along the lines of TCBY and the throngs of similar stores. Yogurtland has some flavors coming soon that fans of Mario might want to check out.

A Working Pokémon Game Inside a Game Boy Advance Inside of Minecraft

A Working Pokémon Game Inside a Game Boy Advance Inside of Minecraft
Minecraft is the digital equivalent of LEGO. You can build almost anything you can imagine inside the game. People imagine quite a lot and they all build their dreams. Redditor Requag recently built a working version of Pokémon Fire Red within the world of Minecraft.