15 gadgets every 8-bit gamer needs

15 gadgets every 8-bit gamer needs

Summary: If you're a gamer who loves the 8-bit era, you have no excuse not to own at least half of the items on this list! This gallery picks up from assuming you already own at least your favorite 8-bit system...

TOPICS: Mobility

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  • Put simply, the GP2X Caanoo is a handheld console that plays every single one of your favorite 8-bit games (as well as quite a number of 16-bit games). You have to download the emulators and ROMs, but the system is open source and has a thriving developer and homebrew community. If you've ever wanted to play your favorite 8-bit games on a handheld console, this is a great way to do it!

  • Watches are fast becoming a thing of the past, thanks to the ubiquity of clocks on just about every digital device surrounding us everywhere we go. But you're an 8-bit fan, which means you probably still wear a watch -- even if only as a fashion statement. Well, as you can see here, simplicity never looked so awesome. Grab yourself an 8-bit watch and show everyone just how fashionable pixels really can be!

Topic: Mobility

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  • RE: 15 gadgets every 8-bit gamer needs

    I want it all! :-D
  • RE: 15 gadgets every 8-bit gamer needs

    Although in general the old 8-bit games are better in many ways I don't game enough to say I even play them ot sny others for thst matter. My PC is a tool, not s game machine.
  • RE: 15 gadgets every 8-bit gamer needs

    ...see, now I have to buy those shoes.
    • RE: 15 gadgets every 8-bit gamer needs

      @Aerowind I'm really glad to see you enjoy these gadget galleries I'm cooking up! Sorry if I'm draining your bank account, though. lol. :)
  • RE: 15 gadgets every 8-bit gamer needs

    The oven mitts and tie were pretty awsome.