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Tag: Nintendo

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.

Game Boy Becomes a Controller for Android Phone Games

Game Boy Becomes a Controller for Android Phone Games
If you love being able to emulate classic games on your phone but hate the clumsy touchscreen controls, there is yet another answer. Look to the ghost of gaming past and hack a Game Boy to use it as a controller on your Android phone.

Legend of Zelda Playing Cards: It’s Dangerous to Shuffle Alone

Legend of Zelda Playing Cards: It’s Dangerous to Shuffle Alone
While they’re not the first Legend of Zelda playing cards, these ones are still quite beautiful, and a worth addition to any Zelda collection. They were made to celebrate the 25th Anniversary of the game, and are imported from Japan.

Emergency Portable SNES: Survive the Apocalypse with Super Mario World

Emergency Portable SNES: Survive the Apocalypse with Super Mario World
You have to be prepared for disasters – whether it is a hurricane, a tornado, a zombie apocalypse, whatever. The end result could be that you could be without power. Forget food and water and blankets.

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.

Nintendo 64 Stuffed in Game Boy Player, Makes GameCube Backwards Compatible

Nintendo 64 Stuffed in Game Boy Player, Makes GameCube Backwards Compatible
Console modder Jon Jandran aka Hailrazer is back with another Nintendo related project. Instead of working on portable versions of old game consoles, Hailrazer decided to combine two consoles – the Nintendo 64 and its successor, the GameCube – into one playable unit.

Super Mario Leather Belt Puts an Entire Level Around Your Waist

Super Mario Leather Belt Puts an Entire Level Around Your Waist
Holding your pants up just got a whole lot geekier. Sure, you could always buy yourself a Super Mario Bros. belt buckle, but wouldn’t you rather have an entire level of your choice on a leather belt?

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.

Super Mario Handkerchiefs: It’s-achoo Mario!

Super Mario Handkerchiefs: It’s-achoo Mario!
Japan’s Club Nintendo is famous for offering weird, wacky and wonderful collectibles for its members. It turns out that a couple of years ago, one of the special items made available to members was this set of Super Mario Bros.

Nintendo Blames German Law for Bizarre Wii U eShop Content Restrictions

Nintendo Blames German Law for Bizarre Wii U eShop Content Restrictions
If you’re a European owner of the new Nintendo Wii U game console, you may have noticed some odd limitations in the eShop for downloading digital content. If you happen to try and purchase any game content that’s rated for 18 years and over during daytime hours, you may have noted a message telling you that you can’t view this content.

Cardboard Nintendo Game Boy Color Has One Color: Cardboard

Cardboard Nintendo Game Boy Color Has One Color: Cardboard
Oh man. I have always wanted a hug a giant Game Boy Color made out of cardboard. And that geeky chick in the pic created one. MaboroshiTira made this giant non-handheld by taking a bunch of boxes, chopping them up and turning them a larger-than-life nostalgic gaming device.

Zelda 64: The Ocarina of Cake

Zelda 64: The Ocarina of Cake
It’s dangerous to eat dinner alone, here, take this Zelda N64 cake and have some dessert. It not only has Link and Zelda, but it also features an edible console with an equally edible cartridge and gamepad.

Datel Adapter Connects PS2 Controller to Wii/Wii U: Wii We Want You to PlayStation

Datel Adapter Connects PS2 Controller to Wii/Wii U: Wii We Want You to PlayStation
I’ve been keeping an eye on the price of the Wii because I want to play Xenoblade Chronicles and The Last Story. Datel’s soon-to-be-released adapter could prove handy for a longtime PlayStation gamer like me, because it allows one to use a PS2 DualShock controller with the Wii and the new Wii U.

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.

Nintendo Wii Mini Official, Priced under $100, Release Date 12/7, Canada Only

Nintendo Wii Mini Official, Priced under $100, Release Date 12/7, Canada Only
Just moments ago, we published a post about the Nintendo Wii Mini being leaked by Best Buy Canada. I guess they only jumped the gun a little bit, since the console has now officially been posted up on Nintendo’s Canadian Website.

Nintendo Wii Mini Leaks via Best Buy Canada Website

Nintendo Wii Mini Leaks via Best Buy Canada Website
If someone on your Christmas list is interested in the Nintendo Wii, you might want to hold off purchasing for a few more weeks. A new “mini” version of the Nintendo Wii console has leaked via the Best Buy Canada website home page.