No quarters required If you’ve been pining for Pac-Man, Donkey Kong, or Pole Position since the ’90s, here’s a way to have a retro arcade system without turning your home into a Chucky Cheese look alike. London-based Stoa Arcade Cabinets...Show More Summary
Ha...that is ridiculously awesome. What a really fun idea. There's certainly no shortage of Neo Geo games on Switch, with more around the corner. The bad thing is, the Etsy link for this project shows the product as being sold out! It was just files to 3D print your own, but still, they aren't being offered anymore. Thanks to 8BitForever for the heads up!
The Raspberry Pi 3 is an amazingly low cost, mini-computer that can be used in so many incredible projects, from homemade arcade cabinets, robotics, home automation, or simply as a micro-sized computer. But to truly get the most outShow More Summary
The Department of Miniature Marvels wants to build a full arcade using these awesomely tiny arcade cabinet games from Super Impulse Toys. Each officially licensed, itty-bitty version of Pac-Man, Ms. Pac-Man, Space Invaders, and Galaxian is a fully playable game. Show More Summary
The classic arcade cabinet will soon be all but extinct. The niche market of manufacturing CRT televisions has officially hit a wall and the experience of playing a classic arcade game as it was originally intended will be a very rare thing in the near future. Read more...
The naming and remixing in this project can get a little confusing to those unfamiliar with the different elements involved, but what [John Gerrard] has done is take a stylish mini arcade cabinet intended as a fancy peripheral for an iPad and turned it into an iPad-free retro arcade gaming cabinet. Show More Summary
The thrill of realising you can play the classic arcade games you grew up with on your smartphone is immediately gone once you actually try to guide Pac-Man around a maze using touchscreen controls. It's so frustrating that you might consider carrying around one of these incredibly tiny arcade machines in your pocket, in addition to your phone. More »
The thrill of realizing you can play the classic arcade games you grew up with on your smartphone is immediately gone once you actually try to guide Pac-Man around a maze using touchscreen controls. It’s so frustrating that you might consider carrying around one of these incredibly tiny arcade machines in your… Read more...
There are four common ways players sit at arcade cabinets in Japan. Here they are. Read more...
Virtual reality is becoming increasingly detailed as time wears on. It’s nearly to the point where you can experience some shocking levels of immersion simply by putting on a headset and shooting some spaceships down. But Koei Tecmo’s...Show More Summary
Meet “VR Sense.” This is a Koei Tecmo’s dedicated VR arcade cabinet. It won’t only have VR headsets, but is equipped to respond to all five senses, including smell and touch. Read more...
Do you love classic arcade games, but don’t have the room (or the cash) for an arcade cabinet in your living room? These fantastic pieces of arcade-inspired wall art are the next best thing. Each one… The post These Arcade Game Shadow Boxes are Simply Awesome appeared first on Technabob.
The Star Wars video game library is insane. LucasArts (previously LucasFilm Games) dates back to 1982 with the release of the original Star Wars Arcade cabinet. Since then we have been dealt some […] The post The Star Wars Games Time Has Forgotten appeared first on Geek.com.
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Out Run really was ahead of its time. Released over 30 years ago, Yu Suzuki tapped into the racing market like never before, with a sit-down car-like arcade cabinet and an exploration-based concept. In Out Run the objective wasn't to really "finish first" despite the time limit mechanic. It was all about the journey, providing
This is the $50 Space Invaders Arcade Cabinet Backpack. It was inspired by the classic arcade version of the game and has a bunch of pockets and the main pocket stays closed via magnets and it has a space invader zipper dangle and you...Show More Summary
ThinkGeek is featuring an officially licensed Space Invaders Arcade Cabinet Backpack that provides a retro way of storing all of your small, medium, and large alien invaders. The water-resistant backpack features an “invader design on zippers, silicone arcade cabinet buttons, an insert quarter hole,” and more. As fun as carrying around an entire arcade cabinet […]
Let’s get the bad news out of the way first. This Space Invaders-themed backpack only looks like a miniature replica of an arcade machine—it doesn’t actually let you play the classic video game that has you fending off alien invaders. But we’ll happily turn a blind eye to that oversight, because everything else about… Read more...