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Famicom Creator Didn’t Believe The Console Would Be A Success

04/30/2013, We think it’s safe to say the Nintendo Entertainment System, or NES as it’s better known these days, was a huge success and quite possibly a step in the direction to possibly make home video game consoles what it is today. But before the NES...

NES Cartridge Rings Are A Great Gift For Your Gamer Partner

04/17/2013, Are you looking for the perfect gift for your gamer girlfriend? Or maybe you just want it for yourself, but either way if you’re into games, especially NES games from back in the day, perhaps these NES cartridge rings might be worth checking out. While...

Duck Hunt Pinball Machine Is As Awesome As It Sounds

04/15/2013, One of the most iconic games from Nintendo’s history has got to be Duck Hunt as not only was it often bundled with the console, but it also showed off the ability of the console’s light gun peripheral, although it was one of the only games to...

NES Shaped Guitar

03/24/2013, If you have a heart for all things retro, including video games, then you would surely be able to identify with this guitar that was shaped to resemble an 8-bit Nintendo Famicom (NES) console, coupled with two controllers, now how about that? Of course,...

NES Revamped By Ben Heck

02/13/2013, We did take a look at a revamped SNES as well as read about a custom painted Nintendo 64 controller, but here we are with modder extraordinary, Ben Heck, in his element again with a revamped NES. Yes sir, an old school 8-bit NES has just been given some...

Solitary Final Fantasy 2 NES copy goes for $50k on eBay

08/21/2012, How does it feel to be one of a kind? I guess you can pose that question to the owner of the Final Fantasy 2 NES cartridge, which is deemed to be the only one of its kind in the US, considering how Square never did release it Stateside all those years ago...

Legend of Zelda prototype cartridge going for $150,000 on eBay

07/31/2012, If you so happen to have $150,000 in spare cash lying around somewhere, or money that you have access to, and are looking for something to invest all that moolah in, perhaps it is time to look beyond the regular vehicles of investment such as property and...

NES controllers given a new lease on life as wallets

05/15/2012, If you’re a fan of retro gaming consoles, you might recall our post yesterday about a NES gaming console was given a new lease on life by being transformed into a lunch box. While the actual console might have gotten a new use, what about its...

Lunch box made from NES gaming console brings back fond memories

05/14/2012, We’re not sure if there is an age limit to bringing a lunch box in to work, but if you were a fan and had great memories playing the NES while you were growing up as a kid, we’re sure that this Nintendo Entertainment System Lunch Box will most...

Battlefield 3 plays NES sound effects

03/19/2012, We have East meets West, and now, Old meets New. The world of video games might soon see a new trend, where folks mix and match both visuals and graphics from two different eras of games. YouTube user Omega52 actually switched the audio from Battlefield 3...