Posts Tagged ‘nes’
 
 
 
Offbeat
 
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Bad Breaker-2
Bad Breaker-2

Image of the Day: Breaking Bad NES Cartridge

Talk about a Meth power up.
 
Gaming
 
Nintendo 2DS
Nintendo 2DS
Nintendo 2DS

The Nintendo 2DS Is the 3DS Without the 3D or Pocketable Form Factor

In cased you missed it, last week Nintendo announced an all new portable gaming system.  Okay, that's a gross embellishment, and perhaps so to make a point.  Nintendo announced something called the 2DS. The 2DS is basically a 3...
 
 
Media and Web
 
Retro tech intro
Retro tech intro
Retro tech intro

This Infographic Depicts The Most Expensive Tech From Your Childhood and Beyond

By the very nature of technology it is forever changing. And while most of it loses value faster than a home bought during the mortgage crisis, some of it retains and increases in value quite significantly, as evidenced by this...

 
Gaming
 
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retro_video_game_cartridge_pillow_set

WANTED: Retro Video Game Cartridge Pillow Set

A good throw pillow can turn any boring, drab sofa into the center of attention. And none would probably do a better job than these Retro Video Game Cartridge Pillows. Unfortunately, or at least according to my memory, these ga...
 
Clothing
 
Nintendo Cufflinks
Nintendo Cufflinks
Nintendo Cufflinks

Video Game Cufflinks Look Real Enough to Play

I thought I had seen it all...when it comes to cufflinks.  I couldn't have been more wrong.  Etsy seller Bazinga Jewerly sells a variety of cufflinks that are crafted in the vein of video game controllers.  This includes the Se...
 
Laptops
 
Pixel Konami Easter Egg
Pixel Konami Easter Egg
Pixel Konami Easter Egg

Google’s Chromebook Pixel Contains a Secret Easter Egg Related to the NES Konami Code

Google's new Chromebook, the Pixel, boast some rather impressive specs.  Sure, the paltry 64GB of storage is questionable, but with that option in tow you'll score a Verizon LTE connection enabling you to upload up to 1TB of da...

 
Gaming
 
armatron
armatron
armatron

15 Nostalgia-Inducing Childhood Gadgets from the 1980s (list)

Kids today are lost without iPads and smartphones - but in the '80s, a few colored plastic buttons were enough to keep us entertained for hours. We've done some diligent reminiscing to come up with 15 of the best childhood gadg...
 
Furniture
 
Nintendo Living Room Set
Nintendo Living Room Set
Nintendo Living Room Set

Nintendo Living Room Set

For the ultimate old school gamer who couldn't get enough of Nintendo's Super Mario Bros. comes this ultimate Nintendo Living Room set. The 8 bit furniture line is currently selling on Etsy for $1,350.00, which might sound pret...
 
Gaming
 
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Nintendo Wii U TVii-1
Nintendo Wii U TVii-1

Nintendo’s Wii U TVii Services Arrives December 20th

I don't have a Wii U in my possession.  I have, however, used the gaming console, albeit to a limited extent.  So it's a bit difficult for me to truly comment on the controllers true effectiveness in terms of actual gameplay.  ...

 
Gaming
 
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restro_duo_portable_nes_snes_game_system
restro_duo_portable_nes_snes_game_system

Play Your Old NES and SNES Games on this $80 Portable Gaming System

Over the years we've seen a variety of retro gaming systems.  In other words they're nothing new.  But that isn't to say they aren't worth their wait in gold.  Anyone with a 20+ year old NES knows how infuriating it is to get t...
 
Gaming
 
SteamPunk Nintendo-1
SteamPunk Nintendo-1
SteamPunk Nintendo-1

Steampunk’d NES Video Game System

Steampunk isn't often something we feature on Gadget Review. More often than not it's just too far off topic for us to write about it, and honestly, doesn't pique our interest all that much.  That being said, this Steampunk NES...
 
Gaming
 
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retroduo3
retroduo3

RetroDuo 3.0 NES/SNES Game Console Review

As retro gaming becomes more and more of a niche market, there are two primary concerns to worry about. First, that the old games and consoles aren’t being manufactured anymore, and second, that authenticity in feel is of the u...