Tag Archives: Game Boy

  • Nintendo Game Boy Alarm Clock

    Nintendo Game Boy Alarm Clock

    Nostalgia is a funny thing. When you think about your childhood, it’s possible that you have just as many fond memories about the superficial or tactile aspects of things than you do of the things themselves (personal example: Most of my early memories about trips to Disney World are wrapped up in the trams, monorails, […]

  • ‘Pokémon’ OST on Colored Vinyl Coming Soon

    ‘Pokémon’ OST on Colored Vinyl Coming Soon

    I don’t know how much Venn diagram overlap there is between Pokémon players and vinyl collectors/enthusiasts, but I know that anybody who falls into that trench will be interested in this upcoming release from Moonshake records. It’s the Pokémon OST from composer Junichi Masuda on limited edition colored vinyl in honor of the games’ 20th […]

  • GAME BOY 1up Concept by Florian Renner

    GAME BOY 1up Concept by Florian Renner

    If you think about it, the Ninendo Game Boy was kind of ahead of its time given its superficial similarity to smartphones and other handheld devices. This makes it a fitting inspiration for designer Florian Renner, who’s whipped up a concept for the GAME BOY 1up that brings the classic Game Boy into the 21st […]

  • Hyperkin Smart Boy Turns Your iPhone Into a Game Boy

    Hyperkin Smart Boy Turns Your iPhone Into a Game Boy

    Here’s a new idea: Real products that started out as April Fool’s Day pranks but became real through sheer force of consumer enthusiasm. That’s the inspirational story behind the Hyperkin Smart Boy, a gadget that turns an iPhone into a tactile Nintendo Game Boy emulator – it was originally a joke, but the Hyperkin people […]

  • 8-Bit Camera Gun Prints Photos on Receipt Paper (Video)

    8-Bit Camera Gun Prints Photos on Receipt Paper (Video)

    Dmitry Morozov is an artist and musician living in Moscow, and his latest project is exactly the kind of useless-yet-cool invention that will drive people with a certain type of personality crazy with envy. It’s an 8-bit camera gun that instantly prints snapshots on receipt paper. Glorious! Even cooler than its functionality is the fact […]