Tag Archives | Console

…McDonalds is a Line Rider?

McDonalds Line Rider

Typically, when McDonalds hops on board, you know your product has jumped the shark.

Line Rider may soon be making its debut at a console near you, but it’s sure going to be tough to live this down:

[Via: Kottke]

…The Fami-Card is a Nintendo in a cartridge?

Nintendo In A Cartridge

Here’s an interesting idea: Take an NES cartridge, rip out the guts and replace them with an NES console.

Then you can play Nintendo by simply plugging your cartridge into another cartridge!

Fami-Card

The end result, called a Fami-Card, features an NES cartridge slot, power and reset buttons, a pair of joystick ports, and composite video and stereo audio outputs.

[Via: Technabob]

…ColorWare lets you customize your guitar?

Guitar Hero

Sure, getting your console colored is all fine and dandy, but if you really want to make an impression at your next gaming get together, pulling out a customized ColorWare Guitar Hero Gibson is definitely one way of doing it.

The company that normally specializes in consoles has taken its talents and applied them to the guitar, and the results are surprisingly good looking.

Everything from the body and the neck to the strum bar and buttons can be customized, so you can rock out in your color scheme of choice.

I just want to paint it black…

[ColorWare – Guitar Hero]

…NES looks great when painted?

NES

eBay seller hellokitty11111111111(11 11s) sells beautiful, custom, hand painted NES consoles themed after famous NES games including Metroid, Super Mario, Mega Man, Bubble Bobble, and Zelda. Though not cheap, these one-of-a-kinds are sure to earn you that old school street cred you’ve been looking for.

[eBay]

[Via: Kotaku]