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Tag: Nintendo

TRON: Legacy Nintendo 64 Case Mod: Project Virtual Reality

TRON: Legacy Nintendo 64 Case Mod: Project Virtual Reality
deviantART member Zoki64 specializes in Nintendo 64 case mods. One of his latest creations is this TRON: Legacy-themed mod, complete with glow in the dark paint. I guess you could call it CLU – a console that lights up.

Nintendo Refreshes The Legend of Zelda: The Wind Waker in HD for Wii U

Nintendo Refreshes The Legend of Zelda: The Wind Waker in HD for Wii U
If you owned a Nintendo GameCube, odds are you played one of the most popular games available on that system called the Legend of Zelda: The Wind Waker. This games all players playing as a boy from an island whose sister was kidnapped by a massive bird.

Player Piano and Robot Percussionist Play Classic Nintendo Game Tunes in Real Time: Play by Wire

Player Piano and Robot Percussionist Play Classic Nintendo Game Tunes in Real Time: Play by Wire
YouTuber roboband used a Raspberry Pi and his own software to “translate” the audio from some of Nintendo’s classic games. The transcriptions were then relayed in real time to two musical instruments: a self-playing piano aka a player piano and a robot percussionist.

The Nebula of NES Games by Pop Chart Lab: Super Nintendo Galaxy 8

The Nebula of NES Games by Pop Chart Lab: Super Nintendo Galaxy 8
Chart specialists – chartists? chartologists? – Pop Chart Lab crammed all 709 officially released games for the NES in one print. The spiral chart has 8 arms, each representing a different genre – platformer, RPG, fighter etc.

Rocketcases Give Your New School iPhone 5S Old-School Style

Rocketcases Give Your New School iPhone 5S Old-School Style
I always get a kick out of the juxtaposition of something new and high-tech along with something very old and retro looking. When you take the new iPhone 5S and cram it in a case that makes it look like an old-school boombox, cassette tape, or retro game gear, you have my attention.

Zelda Stained Glass Wall Decals Rule! Even Hyrule!

Zelda Stained Glass Wall Decals Rule! Even Hyrule!
These awesome stained glass Zelda decals will make your home look like a place of video game worship. They come from Blik Surface Graphics and there are eight to choose from. I know. They look amazing, right?

Cool Parents Make Super Awesome Super Mario Room for Their Daughter

Cool Parents Make Super Awesome Super Mario Room for Their Daughter
Here is yet another story about parents who go the extra mile for their kids. In this case, these parents created an awesome Super Mario Bros. themed bedroom for their daughter. The daughter requested it and the parents went well beyond the call of duty in giving it to her.

Legend of Zelda Link Onesie, It’s Dangerous to Grow Alone, Take This

Legend of Zelda Link Onesie, It’s Dangerous to Grow Alone, Take This
It’s never too early to indoctrinate your kids into liking things that you like. That’s why it’s important to dress your baby in this Link onesie. Your baby doesn’t know that he is too young to save princesses and you can use your imagination to pretend that he is running around collecting rupees.

Zelda 3D Spiritual Stone Replicas Can’t Be Bought with Rupees

Zelda 3D Spiritual Stone Replicas Can’t Be Bought with Rupees
Are you a Zelda fan? I mean a real Zelda fan? If you love The Ocarina of Time, then these are for you. Check out these amazingly beautiful replicas of the Kokiri Emerald, Zora Sapphire and Goron Ruby.

Got a 3D Printer? Print This Tiny Atari 2600 and NES

Got a 3D Printer? Print This Tiny Atari 2600 and NES
A few years back, I posted a tiny papercraft model of the Nintendo DS Lite that was a big hit. A bit later, I found some teensy paper models of other gadgets and video game consoles.

Nintendo 2DS Announced: It’s Just Like the 3DS, Except It’s More Confusing

Nintendo 2DS Announced: It’s Just Like the 3DS, Except It’s More Confusing
Nintendo’s announcement of the Nintendo 2DS is one of the most surprising developments in the gaming world this year. As an entry-level variant of the Nintendo 3DS, the 2DS can play all 3DS games and thousands more DS games.

Emulator Cabinet Works with 75 Controllers, 30+ Consoles and 2 Happy Players

Emulator Cabinet Works with 75 Controllers, 30+ Consoles and 2 Happy Players
These days you can run dozens of classic games on a PC using emulators. If you’re good with modding hardware, you may be able to connect the right controller for the console you’re emulating. But if you’re Patrice Daubaire, you take it one step further.

NES Fabric: Time to Decor8-Bit

NES Fabric: Time to Decor8-Bit
Gamers looking to redecorate their homes should definitely consider making some curtains or pillows out of this awesome fabric.

N64 Controller Pillow: Zzzz Trigger

N64 Controller Pillow: Zzzz Trigger
Artist/Nintendo fan/Sleep gamer Donna Marie Evans made her own Nintendo 64 controller pillow. It’s made of polar fleece and cotton and has embroidered letters and buttons. Now Donna can do a barrel roll in her sleep.

10,000+ Piece LEGO Retro Gaming Mosaic is Truly Epic

10,000+ Piece LEGO Retro Gaming Mosaic is Truly Epic
Check out this incredible piece of geekery I just found over on Etsy. This LEGO mosaic is loaded with so many classic Nintendo, Sega and arcade characters, I think my head might just explode. I dare you to try and identify them all.

Custom NES Sega Genesis Controller Perfect for Playing Super Sonic Brothers

Custom NES Sega Genesis Controller Perfect for Playing Super Sonic Brothers
Is this custom Sega Genesis controller with a sweet NES design awesome or sacrilege? I can’t decide. In my mind, the NES was so much more awesome than the Genesis. I do love them both though.