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Review: In Spelunky, death makes life worth playing

Nyko's PlayPad and PlayPad Pro Android tablet controllers (hands-on)

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There's a great video game land rush happening on the mobile front, as developers and hardware manufacturers work map out precisely how users will play with their smartphones and tablets. We've seen plenty of peripheral makers give it a shot, hoping to transform decidedly clunky touchscreen gameplay into something...
Nyko's PlayPad and PlayPad Pro Android tablet controllers (hands-on)

Toys Deal: iCade Jr. Mini Arcade Cabinet for iPhone 4/4S: $20 shipped

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From 9to5Toys.com: Perfect for any iPhone toting gamer, ThinkGeek offers the iCade Jr. Mini Arcade Cabinet for iPhone 4/4S for just $19.99 with free shipping. That’s $30 off the $50 list price and the lowest price we’ve ever seen for this awesome little game controller. From the manufacturer: Miss the days of hours...
Toys Deal: iCade Jr. Mini Arcade Cabinet for iPhone 4/4S: $20 shipped

The Engadget Show is live, here at 6:00PM ET!

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Man, what a show we've got for you this month. For starters, we popped by the Smithsonian, to check out the museum's Art of the Video Game exhibit. And while the awesome Fifth Avenue Frogger game didn't actually make it into those hallowed halls, we did take a close...
The Engadget Show is live, here at 6:00PM ET!

Adorable iPhone Arcade Cabinet Is Waiting For Your Minuscule Quarters [Gaming]

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Ion Audio's iCade Jr. may have beaten it to the punch, but since it uses the dock connector to talk to your iPhone instead of Bluetooth, the iAppCade cabinet doesn't need its own power source. More »...
Adorable iPhone Arcade Cabinet Is Waiting For Your Minuscule Quarters [Gaming]

The 8-Bitty controller for iOS & Android is fantastic, as long as your favorite game supports it

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There was that point you got to when playing the original NES when your thumb started to get ever so tender, then began getting tougher. The gamer’s callous is a real thing, I can attest to it. Once you build one up, you can mash as fast as you like...
The 8-Bitty controller for iOS & Android is fantastic, as long as your favorite game supports it
Sega Rally Arcade Machine Mashed Up With Remote Control Cars For Real Racing Robotics
Hands-on: iPics2Go quickly, easily gets analog photos into your iPhone
Applifier Extends Its Gaming Network with On-Device Recording for iPhone Games

GeekBytes: The TARDIS Engagement Ring (And Other Things We Didn't Cover)

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What do you get when you combine TARDIS engagement ring, arcade cabinet-themed light switches, and, uh, hipsters? You get today's installment of GeekBytes....
GeekBytes: The TARDIS Engagement Ring (And Other Things We Didn't Cover)

iCade - iPad Arcade Cabinet http://su.pr/1WeQZe

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iCade - iPad Arcade Cabinet http://su.pr/1WeQZe

Kickstarter gets $3.3M in pledges in first month in UK

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After making its first international leap to the U.K. on Oct. 31, Kickstarter has raised $3.3 million in pledges for U.K.-based projects. New York City-based Kickstarter said 407 projects were launched in the first month, with 30 successfully funded so far. The first successfully funded project was The Chime Pavilion,...
Kickstarter gets $3.3M in pledges in first month in UK

Picade is an arcade cabinet shell for your Raspberry Pi

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Pimoroni We already know that you can hook up your Raspberry Pi to a monitor and turn it into a stand-alone Linux computer. But why just stop there with a boring old PC when you can turn it into a bona fide arcade cabinet? Pimoroni, the same company that...
Picade is an arcade cabinet shell for your Raspberry Pi
One Million Raspberry Pi Have Been Sold Since Launch
Chinese police officers kill 1,000 illegal arcade machines with fire

A Game Controller Full of Nostalgia -- And Limitations

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I have a self-imposed ban on videogame consoles in my house. It’s not because I hate videogames, it’s because I love them too much. Though it’s getting hard to resist them with all their integrated entertainment features, for the past couple of years I’ve been able to get my fix...
A Game Controller Full of Nostalgia -- And Limitations

iCade Mobile now available, old school gamers rejoice

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Still walking around with an old, grayscale Nintendo Game Boy just because you like to touch actual buttons while playing one of your favorite games? Well, there’s no need for that any more. The iCade Mobile gaming system for iPhone is now available for purchase. Its older and larger...
iCade Mobile now available, old school gamers rejoice
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Crazy Taxi drifts on to iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch later this month

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Crazy Taxi was released for Dreamcast and as an arcade cabinet at a time when Sega was really hitting its strife. The simple ‘time attack’ gameplay, which involved racing down San Francisco-inspired hills, with pedestrians in the back shouting at you for not getting them safely to the nearest Kentucky...
Crazy Taxi drifts on to iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch later this month

Weekend deals roundup: $1349 Retina MacBook Pro, 50% off ZAGG iPad keyboards, 99 cent apps galore & more

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From 9to5Toys.com: While you’ve been enjoying your weekend we have been scouring the net for the best deals in consumer electronics.  Most of these deals are only for a limited time so be sure to cash in on these savings if you find a deal you like.  Due to it...
Weekend deals roundup: $1349 Retina MacBook Pro, 50% off ZAGG iPad keyboards, 99 cent apps galore & more
Selling, coding, and playing the "world's largest videogame"

The Engadget Show returns Friday, May 18th -- get tickets to the taping!

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Why, it seems like only last month that we recorded our last Engadget Show. Time sure flies when you're tech blogging. Thankfully, we've been plenty busy prepping an awesome May episode for your senses. For starters, we popped by the Smithsonian, to check out the museum's Art of the...
The Engadget Show returns Friday, May 18th -- get tickets to the taping!

Ion iCade Mobile and iCade Core review

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The iCade Arcade Cabinet famously began life as an April Fool's joke, pulling the video game equivalent of Pinocchio by transforming in a real salable product. The $100 arcade machine-shaped iPad enclosure / controller hit the sweet spot between functionality and retro gaming nostalgia, proving successful enough that Ion...
Ion iCade Mobile and iCade Core review
CMU students make a dazzling demo for the 30-year-old Vectrex

ThinkGeek’s 8-Bitty Gamepad Promises Fun Times And Blistered Thumbs

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The folks at ThinkGeek, bless their souls, have a knack for taking off-the-wall ideas and turning them into real products. After their tablet-friendly arcade cabinet made the leap from joke to reality last year, ThinkGeek has turned their attention to whipping up a retro gaming accessory for the on-the-go crowd,...
ThinkGeek’s 8-Bitty Gamepad Promises Fun Times And Blistered Thumbs

King of Kong, Part II? Legends Steve Wiebe, Billy Mitchell duke it out again

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The Steve Wiebe vs. Billy Mitchell rivalry is heating up. The legendary gamers who squared off in the 2007 documentary The King of Kong: A Fistful of Quarters, were at it again last night. With Disney’s Wreck-It-Ralph due out today in theaters, the Donkey Kong masters battled on the game Fix-It-Felix Jr. ...
King of Kong, Part II? Legends Steve Wiebe, Billy Mitchell duke it out again

These 10 Old-School Gadgets Have Been Reborn In New Tech

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Nostalgia comes from the Greek: Its literal meaning is an ache for the past. Today's gadgets are streamlined and simplified--pure touchscreens stripped of ornament--which spurs our longing for bygone hardware. There's a wave of new technology that scratches that old itch. From the iTypewriter's retro blend of the 20th and...
These 10 Old-School Gadgets Have Been Reborn In New Tech
Blake Griffin slam dunk highlights: 'NBA Jam' style

Maybe The Greatest Music Video About An Arcade Cabinet...Ever [Clips]

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Maybe The Greatest Music Video About An Arcade Cabinet...Ever [Clips]

Playing to the Crowd: Gamecasting Goes Mainstream

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Ever since the first Pong arcade cabinet was installed in a dive bar in Sunnyvale, Calif., video games have been social. But now they’re catching up to the social Web, with an assist from some video-oriented sites and apps. People today watch online gaming videos for two main reasons: To...
Playing to the Crowd: Gamecasting Goes Mainstream
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