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Tag: Nintendo

What Would Classic Game Consoles Cost Today?

What Would Classic Game Consoles Cost Today?
Ever wonder how much game consoles would cost you today if you adjusted their prices for inflation? Well, here is a handy chart showing you all of the details. I can’t believe how many of these I have owned.

Wii U GamePad Hacked to Stream from PC: Nintendo Shield

Wii U GamePad Hacked to Stream from PC: Nintendo Shield
At the 2013 Chaos Communication Congress, a group of hackers called Mema Haxx showed off a neat trick: streaming and controlling applications from a PC to a Wii U GamePad. They even played a bit of The Legend of Zelda: The Wind Waker from a Gamecube emulator.

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.

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.

Lëkki Nintendo 64 Consoles: Next-Gen Refurbishing

Lëkki Nintendo 64 Consoles: Next-Gen Refurbishing
Imagine Slowpoke starting a ColorWare franchise and you get the concept behind Lëkki. The French gadget shop sells and repaints only old – but beloved – gadgets, such as the Motorola StarTAC 130. Their latest (?)

Animated Donkey Kong Wedding Cake: How High Can You Eat?

Animated Donkey Kong Wedding Cake: How High Can You Eat?
While we’ve certainly seen our fair share of cool video game inspired cakes over the years, this is the first time I’ve seen one that almost looks playable. By using projection mapping technology, this wedding cake has been turned into an animated version of Donkey Kong.

Nintendo GameCube Hookah: This Console Smokes the Competition

Nintendo GameCube Hookah: This Console Smokes the Competition
You use your GameCube for playing games right? Turns out, you’re doing it wrong. You’re supposed to smoke it. Well, that’s the case with this one anyway. This modified version was seen at the Nebula Vaping Lounge in Mesa, Arizona and goes by the name the “VapeCube”.

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.

SNES and Game Boy Cartridge Soaps: In Bathroom, Cartridge Clean You

SNES and Game Boy Cartridge Soaps: In Bathroom, Cartridge Clean You
Firebox has a special offering to gamers in the UK who grew up in the 80s. The store is selling soaps that look just like the cartridges of Nintendo’s classic consoles, the SNES and the Game Boy.

Donkey Kong Christmas Tree Decorations: Happy Nintendolidays

Donkey Kong Christmas Tree Decorations: Happy Nintendolidays
Now that it’s after Thanksgiving, it’s officially okay to talk about Christmas, and put up the tree. But even if you picked out a festive blue spruce, do you know how you’re going to decorate it?

Pokémon X/Y Online Battle Exploit Reveals Your Team & Move: No Chansey

Pokémon X/Y Online Battle Exploit Reveals Your Team & Move: No Chansey
As with its predecessors, there are lots of tools available to hardcore Pokémon X & Y players, such as the creature map, the guides to hatching – or catching – shiny Pokémon, breeding Pokémon with perfect stats, as well as a slightly shady program that reveals the identity and stats of Pokémon eggs shown to you in trades.

iPhone 5 NES Controller Case: Gamer’s Bubble Wrap

iPhone 5 NES Controller Case: Gamer’s Bubble Wrap
The past week saw the release of two natively supported controllers for iOS devices, potentially ushering in an era of more complex games for Apple’s devices. But older gamers yearning for the halcyon days of their hobby may be more excited about ThinkGeek’s NES controller case for the iPhone 5.

Custom Painted Animal Crossing: New Leaf Figures: Tiny Village People

Custom Painted Animal Crossing: New Leaf Figures: Tiny Village People
I’ve yet to play Animal Crossing: New Leaf – or any Animal Crossing game for that matter – because I’m afraid that I won’t be able to put my 3DS down if I get that game.

Super Mario Happy Meal Toys from Mcdonald’s Japan: You Deserve a Break Today

Super Mario Happy Meal Toys from Mcdonald’s Japan: You Deserve a Break Today
Man, I am so sick of Japan getting all of the cool stuff and us Americans getting not so cool stuff. Like this. This is the line of Super Mario toys that McDonald’s will be giving away in Japan’s Happy Meals.

Deconstructed Video Game Controllers: The ABXY’s of Gaming

Deconstructed Video Game Controllers: The ABXY’s of Gaming
If you love staring at gadget teardowns, check out photographer Brandon Allen’s Deconstructed. It’s a series of images of dissected video game controllers, their parts neatly arranged for the camera. All of the controllers in Brandon’s series were donated and heavily used (some of them don’t work anymore) hence the dust and worn out parts.

Beaded Bowser Descends from Your Wall

Beaded Bowser Descends from Your Wall
One of the more annoying parts of Super Mario World is when Bowser goes flying around in his clown-copter thingie at the end of the game. It’s just plain silly, and it’s kind of an annoying boss battle if you ask me.