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Landfall - Behind the scenes

YouTube

Timera Allows Users to Create Then & Now Photographs with Ease on iOS and Android

Timera 2 is the second iteration of a rather unique then-and-now compositing app that crowdsources photographs from around the globe and allows you …

Tetris Printer Algorithm

Interesting (if almost pointless) demonstration of code which can construct images based on the rules of Tetris:<p>By rotating, positioning and dropping a predetermined sequence of pieces, the Tetris Printer Algorithm exploits the mechanics of Tetris to generate arbitrary bitmap images.<p>For a (really) in-depth overview of the project, you can find one here

Mega Man Nanoblocks

Yes, okay, one of each please. These are being released in Japan this October through e-Capcom, though Nanoblocks are sold in the U.S. sooooo there’s a chance.<p>Both Mega Man and Cutman come with little nano-size extras. Don’t ask Cutman for help; that guy’ll ruin the whole thing, and maybe swallow some tiny blocks

20 Seconds of Tetris Madness

Are you calm? Do you like Tetris? Okay, try to remain calm and watch this 36-second video of a human playing Tetris in realtime. This actually …

974 People Playing A Super Mario Level Simultaneously

This is a video from the recent GamesCon in Germany, which had a custom Super Mario Bros. level that people could play as a time trial. After 974 …

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

Clemson Tigers Marching Band Performs a Tribute to Classic Nintendo Video Games

The Clemson Tigers marching band performed an awesome tribute to Nintendo during a recent halftime performance. The band forms the shape of a classic …

Retrogaming

Real Life Playable Flappy Bird Game

Flappy Bird might be inexplicably gone from the iTunes App Store but that tricky little flying bird still lives on- in real life. Fawn Qiu made this …

Someone Made The Pac-Man Soundtrack 13 Years Before The Game Was Created

This Italian sound experiment from 1967 sounds eerily familiar...<p><i>Pac-Man</i>, arguably la crème de la crème of 8-bit arcade glory, wasn't released until 1980, yet we recently noticed a YouTube video that points to a maybe-unexpected source of its inspiration. Take one listen to the above track, and …

Grafitti Transforms Boxcar Into a Vintage Nintendo Controller

Train graffiti isn't uncommon and is something that might not catch your eye. But if you were stopped at a train crossing, you'd surely notice this boxcar made to look like a giant Nintendo Entertainment System game controller. The painted car includes the large plus sign and bright red buttons we …

10 Great Video Game Easter Egg Collections

Happy Easter, everybody! I’m guessing not many people will be choosing to read the Internet today instead of testing the limits of human chocolate …

Retro Technology LEGO Kits by Chris McVeigh | Colossal

<p>Jack-of-all-trades artist and designer Chris McVeigh creates these awesome minimalist Lego models of outmoded technology including TVs, video game …

If Jony Ive Designed The Original Nintendo, It Would Look Like This

When the vintage Nintendo Entertainment System (NES) was first released in the United States in 1985, it looked like a two-tone plastic shoebox. But what would it look like if Apple designed it today? Probably a lot like the Analogue Nt, a new console with the 8-bit guts of the vintage NES, wrapped …

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> …

Disney Is Doing A Live-Action Remake Of ‘Dumbo’ From The Writer Of ‘Transformers’

While watching the 4th installment of the Transformer franchise, I realized something: the one thing that really makes these movies great is the writing. Sure, Michael Bay throws in a few cool camera tricks, and you see the occasional special effect, but it’s the dialog and the story that <i>really</i> …

Nike to Terminate Manchester United Sponsorship Agreement

Manchester United fans may be getting used to the 2014-15 home shirt, but fresh on the back of Monday's reveal, it has been announced that the design will be Nike's last.<p>The American company have supplied United's shirts since 2002, taking over from Umbro, but the need to spend so heavily is now …

Soccer

Canon 7D Replacement Possibly Spotted at the World Cup

The desire for more info and leaks about Canon’s upcoming EOS 7D Mark II (possibly not called that) is strong, and the image above is a good case in …

12 Expert Tips For Photographing Cityscapes At Night

<b>Jimmy Mcintyre</b> <i>is a travel photographer and educator. His photos have been published in local and national magazines, including the BBC. His online</i> …

Astronauts on the ISS Document Hurricane Arthur from 230 Miles Above

As this July 4th weekend was just winding up and much of the USA was getting ready for a fun, family- and firework-filled time, much of the East …

Grids