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The Original Playstation Miniaturized, Pre-loaded With 20 Classic Games

Sony Interactive Entertainment, the division behind the hugely popular game console Playstation, seems to have picked up what’s Nintendo has been doing: rebooting classic console, albeit in a smaller size. Meet the Playstation Classic, a miniaturized version of the original Playstation that started it all. It looks exactly like the original, sporting the exact same buttons and graphics, except that it is 45 percent smaller, packs modern day HDMI output, and also, it does not have physical memory card and neither does it have a functioning CD reader. Continue reading The Original Playstation Miniaturized, Pre-loaded With 20 Classic Games

Nintendo Announced Special Edition Pokémon: Let’s Go Switch Console

Thanks to Pokémon Go, gamers realized that Pokémon is a game best played everywhere. However, that does not stop Nintendo from riding on the still-hot Pokémon hype and go back to its RPG root with Pokémon: Let’s Go, Pikachu! and Let’s Go, Eevee!. Similarly, that did stop it from doling out a Nintendo Switch Pikachu & Eevee Edition with Pokémon: Let’s Go, Pikachu! (or Pokémon: Let’s Go, Eevee!) + Poké Ball Plus. So, if you haven’t got yourself a Nintendo Switch and you happen to be a huge fan of Pokémon, this may be a good time to dive into the world of Nintendo Switch. Continue reading Nintendo Announced Special Edition Pokémon: Let’s Go Switch Console

Sony Marks 500 Million+ Playstation Sold With Translucent PS4 Pro

Colored Playstation game consoles are not new. Colored unit other than the standard colors (black and white) offered are usually in conjunction with game bundle (such as the red Marvel’s Spider-Man Edition we saw recently), but this one here is different. It is not a game bundle. It is a unit to mark over 500 million Playstation systems sold over the 24 years and it is a dark blue-tinted translucent unit. Now, if that isn’t the coolest color for PS game console… Continue reading Sony Marks 500 Million+ Playstation Sold With Translucent PS4 Pro

Sony Announces Limited Edition Spider-Man PS4 Pro Bundle

Sony still has the rights to Spider-Man and so, it is really no surprise that the electronics/entertainment giant is eager to promote Insomniac Games upcoming Spider-Man video game with a hardware/game bundle. The announcement was posted today (or yesterday, depending on where you are) on Playstation official blog. The Limited Edition Marvel’s Spider-Man PS4 Pro Bundle will be launching alongside the video game which will be out on September 7, 2018. Continue reading Sony Announces Limited Edition Spider-Man PS4 Pro Bundle

Pre-order Opens For Atari Modern Day Connected Game Console, Atari VCS

Lo and behold. Atari is finally getting back into the game that it had once rein supreme. Now, please don’t ask why we have missed the announcement last year, but anyways, what matters here is, it is now a reality called Atari VCS. VCS here is, of course, the moniker once associated with the classic Atari 2600, which is also the design this modern day Atari console drew its inspiration from and hence, the delightful, retro-licious look. Continue reading Pre-order Opens For Atari Modern Day Connected Game Console, Atari VCS

Oh, Look. Commodore 64 Is Making A Comeback As A Mini Game Console

Mission A.D., California Games, Cyberdyne Warrior, Chips’ Challenge. If the mention of any of those titles sends a nostalgic feeling surging through you, then we are quite sure you are a fan of the Commodore 64. Yeah. That Commodore 64. The iconic single computer unit that managed to find its way to millions of homes in the 80s. It was arguably an advanced hardware of its time that was not only a programming machine but it was also one that entertains. Anywho, if you are a huge fan, here’s a good news: the C64 is making a comeback, only this time, it will be reborn as a miniature machine that’s a little larger than a grown man hand, or 50 percent of its original size. Continue reading Oh, Look. Commodore 64 Is Making A Comeback As A Mini Game Console

ColorWare ‘NES’ Joy Con, Colored Switch And Wolfenstein Consoles

Maybe I am not all into all things colored, but when the maestro of coloring gadgets posted a tweet of a Formula Red and Steel version of Nintendo’s latest game console, Switch, I am immediately sold. Indeed, as far as images go, steel color and red does look decidedly cool. No. In fact, it is beyond cool. It is ridiculously stylish, but of course, red and steel combo may not be everyone’s cuppa and that’s really not a problem if you just want to get away from the predominantly black unit. I mean, it is ColorWare that we are talking about and therefore, myriad of color options is at your disposal if you are willing to drop the right amount of money for it. Continue reading ColorWare ‘NES’ Joy Con, Colored Switch And Wolfenstein Consoles

Nintendo To Sell Super Nintendo Classic Edition This September For $80

On one hand, Nintendo is trying its best to snag a bigger piece of the video game console pie from the two giants and on the other, it has been rebooting its classic video game console in miniature proportion to please nostalgic gamers and it must been something of a success because it this other Japanese video game console maker has announced yet another, this time it is the Super Nintendo getting the miniature treatment. Called the Super Nintendo Classic Edition, this rebooted retro video game console will come with 21 classic 16-bit titles, including never before released Star Fox 2, Donkey Kong Country, Super Mario Kart, and The Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past. Continue reading Nintendo To Sell Super Nintendo Classic Edition This September For $80

Xstation Is When Slim Xbox One Marries Playstation 4 Slim

If you are not a fanboy of any particular game console, you’d be torn like Sheldon did in Big Bang Theory when it comes to purchasing one. The simplest solution? Buy both, but just make sure you have an extra HDMI input in your home entertainment center and also spaces for both hardware. Or you could dream of a console that has both popular consoles crammed into a single unit. Such is what Xstation is all about. Coming from our favorite console mod guru, Ed Zarick, AKA Eds Junk, Xstation is the best of both worlds. Not only does it solved the one slot remaining dilemma, you’d be saving your a space and make your home entertainment console a lot neater. Continue reading Xstation Is When Slim Xbox One Marries Playstation 4 Slim

Look! Here’s A Fully Functional Microwave That Plays Games Too

In segment called Fuze’s Invention Show, or FISH, British mad garage inventor Colin Furze takes up the challenge of inventing something to solve problems pitched by fans. Late last May, something very interesting popped up. A fan by the moniker of Board Chefs, AKA Dan Ibstons, (who is not quite a chef but a car mechanic, btw) asked Colin about killing the waiting time when cooking. You know, time spent drumming your fingers on the kitchen countertop while waiting for the pan heat up, or the microwave oven to be done – those kind of inevitable waiting time. Continue reading Look! Here’s A Fully Functional Microwave That Plays Games Too