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This tiny adapter lets you use wireless controllers with an NES

Analogue, the company behind perhaps the most gorgeous NES ever made, is releasing a new adapter so you can use a wireless controller with your classic Nintendo hardware. Called the Retro Receiver, the $19.99 receiver simply plugs into the controller port on an NES, letting you replace the …


15 Best Pieces of 1980s NES Cartridge Box Art

5 hot Raspberry Pi projects for Mac geeks

The credit-card-size Raspberry Pi has taken the tech world by storm. Thousands of geeky kids and adults use the tiny, low-cost computer boards to learn about coding and create fun projects like motion detectors, birdhouses that tweet when birds are present, and mini weather stations.<p>You, too, can …

NES Controller Case For iPhone 5

• Designed to fit the iPhone 5 only<br>• Case includes non-functional rubber buttons<br>• May cause awkward questions from younger generations

Play classic video games in style with OpenEmu for Mac

Like iTunes for classic games<p>The world has no shortage of video game emulators, but many can be painful to use — many reflect their hacker origins with equally hacky interfaces, and you'd need a vast collection of different emulators to properly relive your childhood. By contrast, OpenEmu is a …

Our New DIY Headboard! Rustic Wood and 8-Bit Hearts

We are so happy with how this one came out! Cam knew I was wanting a wood DIY headboard, so designed and built this himself (of course adding some …

3D Printed Raspberry Pi NES Case: NinTastic - Technabob

Out of all computers, the Raspberry Pi is most ripe for case mods because it’s tiny and doesn’t come with a case in the first place. We’ve seen a …

The Rise of Nintendo: A Story in 8 Bits

From ‘Donkey Kong’ to the NES — how a Japanese company took over the American living room. An exclusive first serial from ‘Console Wars.’<p><i>The</i> …


<b>STREET FIGHTER REDESIGNS</b><p>Sure, the cell shading and graphical overhaul in <i>Street Fighter IV</i> was impressive, but I think it’s time to bring realism to the series and artist Filip Acovic is just the person to do it.<p>Filip’s take on the characters brings a gritty and mature look to these fighters that is just the thing that the characters need to give the series a new direction.

Mortal Kombat poster from Nintendo Power

<i>Mortal Kombat</i> poster from <i>Nintendo Power.</i>

What Happened to Street Fighter Characters?

All that street fightin' sure takes a toll. deviantARTist Arman Akopian (I-GUYJIN-I) explored what happened to main Street Fighter characters after …

Awesome Headphones for Gamers and Geeks: See Me, Hear Me… - Technabob

There are a million and one headphones on the market, so how do you decide which ones to buy? Well, you could pick them just on the basis of how they …

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Whiskey Flasks Made From Classic Nintendo Video Game Cartridges

Ink Whiskey founder Matt Cornell and his team have created The Entertainment Flask, a concealable series of whiskey flasks made from classic Nintendo …


Trilobyte launches Kickstarter for The 7th Guest 3: The Collector

Trilobyte Games launched a Kickstarter funding drive today for <i>The 7th Guest 3: The Collector</i>, the latest entry in the adventure game series, seeking $435,000 during a 38-day campaign.<p><i>The 7th Guest 3</i> is a follow-up to the original game, which was released in 1993, and its sequel, <i>The 11th Hour</i>, which …



Street Fighter 2: An Oral History | Polygon

"He would prank you. He'd send over ideas for video games and want me to give him my input, and it would turn out to be porn."

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Wake up Energized with a Zelda Life Bar on Your Headboard - Technabob

By the time you go to bed at night, you’re pretty worn down from the day’s events. Your life bar must be close to zero. Some sleep will help and that …


If you don’t have video in your content mix, you’re missing out. It’s simpler to make than ever, ...<p>November 1, 2017<p>Want to know how to make …

And Now, an 8-Bit Super Mario Version of the New York City Subway Map

Like most everyone who was born after, say, the mid-70's, we're big fans of Super Mario—see figs. 1, 2, 3—so we're definitely digging Robert Bacon's …