Tag: Video-Game

  • Most successful gaming machines of all time

    Most successful gaming machines of all time

    In the days before games could be played at home on consoles, or from any location on a mobile phone, people would have to visit specialist arcades if they wanted to experience the latest games. These arcades would always have a wide range of gaming machines on offer, and this piece will look at some…

  • UnlimitedHand Video Game Controller employs newest haptic feedback technology

    UnlimitedHand Video Game Controller employs newest haptic feedback technology

    UnlimitedHand is the all new gaming experience that dives into the wonderful world of haptic feedback technology. It has to be worn around the forearm area and effectively senses finger movement and delivers an efficient online response. In addition to this, the controller also brings to life the wonders of virtual reality, especially the sensations…

  • Guardians of the Galaxy Goes 8 Bit; Looks and Sounds Totally Awesome in its Retro-Remake

    Guardians of the Galaxy Goes 8 Bit; Looks and Sounds Totally Awesome in its Retro-Remake

    Aside from the movie being a visual extravaganza with high-paced, action packed sequences dabbed carefully with brilliant humor, the thing that really resonated with me was Peter Quill’ (Star Lord) quips and ever so frequent connections to retro, 1980’s ideologies. And seeing as that was just about the coolest era there was, Cinefix decided that…

  • Mario Kart players can now download a Mercedes Benz GLA in Japan!

    Mario Kart players can now download a Mercedes Benz GLA in Japan!

    American-Italian plumbers have always had a certain soft corner for Mercedes Benz and it isn’t surprising that the world’s most famous of his kind, Super Mario, now has one for himself too! Mario Kart 8 players can now download a free DLC which enables the man with the puffy moustache to hop aboard a Mercedes…

  • Behold the coolest wedding cake ever that plays classic games onto it

    Behold the coolest wedding cake ever that plays classic games onto it

    This one’s for all the gamers who’re looking to get married soon and want a kick-ass centerpiece for their wedding reception. If a video game themed wedding is on your mind then a New Jersey based company named ‘Posh Entertainment’, that supplies DJs and lighting to weddings and other events, is the place you should…

  • Does the Apple Pippin make you nostalgic

    Does the Apple Pippin make you nostalgic

    The Pippin had made it to number 7 in our list of Top 10 Apple products which flopped. Sporting a futuristic controller when introduced in 1995, the console ran on a stripped down version of System 7.5.2 and was powered by a 66 MHz PowerPC 603 processor. The sky high price of $599 and a…

  • SPARX video game aims to tackle teenage depression and isolation problems

    SPARX video game aims to tackle teenage depression and isolation problems

    Video games are not really high on the list of things that you would want your children to submerge themselves in. In fact, these days you are lucky to have a kid who wants to go out there in the sun and just play a few outdoor games, since many seem to be hooked to…

  • Epic-Scents captures the essence of Mega Man in a perfume

    Epic-Scents captures the essence of Mega Man in a perfume

    Video game characters have never failed to inspire us simple minded folk into creating, purchasing and using merchandise of the same. If T-shirts and mugs sporting your favorite video game characters aren’t enough, here’s a way to smell like one of them! By Epic-Scents, these scent bottles are crafted to smell like video game characters…

  • Nintendo to sell Nintendo 3DS XL in North America this August

    Nintendo to sell Nintendo 3DS XL in North America this August

    North American Nintendo fans are in for a treat as the video-game manufacturer has just unrolled plans to unleash a sparkling new version of its portable gaming console, the Nintendo 3DS XL. A pumped-up version of the Nintendo 3DS, this one comes with a 4.88-inch display, a tad larger than the 3.53-inch original and comes…

  • Game-cartridge-like soap bars for a geeky bath

    Game-cartridge-like soap bars for a geeky bath

    We’ve barely come across geekier ways to bathe before. Etsy now has on offer these cartridge-like soap bars reminiscent of the game-carriers of the past. Fashioned just like the good old cartridges used in Gameboy Original and Advance, NES, SNES and Sega Genesis gaming consoles, these soap bars also come with soft-drink scents like Mountain…