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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  • The Pixel Mouse is a fresh, new take on something that's as old and timeless as the hand mouse pointer is. Live it up in pixel heaven as you surf the Internet for your favorite 8-bit emulators and ROMs to store and run on your GP2X Caanoo or Open Pandora!

  • The next time someone says they're going to eat your lunch, promptly show them your NES lunch box and note their reaction as they quickly become confused by your 8-bit offering of something related to the word "lunch." That, or just use it to, you know... carry some lunch in. Whatever you choose to use it for, you're sure to get a reaction from fellow 8-bit lovers!

  • The last item on our list isn't a gadget, but rather, an active, in-development indie game that combines Super Mario Bros. with Portal. Honestly, you just have to see it for yourself to grasp the magnitude of awesomeness it is comprised of. Unfortunately, there's no release date set as of yet, but the developers keep fairly consistent updates on their blog. This will be a must for those of you interested in a product combining 8-bit gaming with mechanics from a modern-day masterpiece!

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.