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Understanding the Super Nintendo’s Hardware

August 8th, 2012 by

snes hardware

Alright tech-heads, get ready for more info than even you ever wanted to know about the inner workings of the SNES. A discussion over on Slashdot is exploring every nook and cranny of the Super Nintendo’s hardware. If you want to dive into a sea of circuits, signals, cycles, oscilloscopes, and vertical blanking times, then prepare for a nerdgasm of the mind:

Slashdot: Understanding the SNES

Thanks to Delta Attacker Charles for the tip.

Bling Your Shit Out With This Gold PS3 Controller

June 16th, 2012 by

Available soon in Europe and coming stateside in October to Gamestop is this golden PS3 controller, glittering in all its faux-metallic majesty. It will retail for $55.00 and will stand out, for better or worse, in the most goldenest way possible amongst your other non-gilded gaming accessories.

[kotaku]

The Right Kind Of Fightstick

March 25th, 2012 by

Finally, a custom-stick tailored for those who can’t get through the day without tapping out on kitty nips. Your day has come, my friend.

[kotaku]

Neo-Geo Pocket, Round 2

January 26th, 2012 by

Remember the Neo Geo Pocket Color? It’s okay if you don’t, since it never really stuck after it’s 1999 introduction. Despite the Pocket Color’s lack of impact, SNK will try once more to bring back some of that Neo-Geo magic with the upcoming handheld code named the Neo Geo Portable Device.

Further Adventures In Things We Want But Will Never Happen

January 21st, 2012 by

The touch interface is awesome for touch interface type things, but imaginary buttons just don’t cut it. Fabio Basile has created a solution that looks great on paper, but given the proprietary forces in opposition here, will never come to be. There’s always hope for something, someday

This Is How You Play Gamecube

January 12th, 2012 by

It’s real, and it’s fabulous. It’s sad how many keyboard/controller hybrids failed to nail it as hard as this one does right here. Why make ineffectual controller adapters with itty bitty tiny keys on them when you can just take a keyboard and a controller and fucking smash them together?

[via reddit]


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