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'Twin Peaks' 8-bit intro is not what it seems

The Great Northern Hotel waterfall, the Bewick's Wren, and the welcome sign from the opening credits of "Twin Peaks" get a fitting NES tribute.

By August 29, 2014

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'The Big Lebowski' goes 8-bit in video game reimagining

The folks at CineFix have dreamed up a retro video game around the classic Coen brothers film, and it's got bowling, an angry John Goodman, and enough White Russians to appease the most devout Lebowskians.

By January 23, 2014

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8bit Harmonica: Blow into your cartridge for music

A Japanese tinkerer calling himself Basami Sentaku on YouTube has built electronic panpipes out of old Famicom cartridges.

By January 13, 2014

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Jay-Z's latest track hit: 8-bit NES-style hip-hop

It's not surprising that some very talented individuals have begun experimenting with the distinct 8-bit NES sound and applying it to contemporary popular music.

By March 19, 2009

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Super Mario Crossover an awesome 8-bit mashup

In this version, you can choose to play not only as Mario, but also as characters from other games such as Metroid Prime, The Legend of Zelda, and Contra.

By April 30, 2010

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VoodooWares turns NES consoles into lunch boxes

VoodooWare transforms an original 8-bit NES into a fully functional lunch box. Maybe Sega, PlayStation, and Xbox versions will be next.

By September 27, 2011

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Cheers to DrunkenNES, a breathalyzer video game

NES hacker/artist Batsly Adams unveils a game that takes cartridge blowing to a whole new level.

By March 7, 2011

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Hear 'Game of Thrones' intro played on an '80s game console

This guy built a keytar out of an old NES system, then used it to create a rad music and laser light remix of the "Game of Thrones" intro.

By June 6, 2014

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ThinkGeek 8-bitty's retro iOS/Android game controller is cute, but quirky

It looks like it escaped from a mutant NES, but the 8-Bitty works with a variety of old-school games on the iPad, iPhone, iPod Touch, and even Android a little bit. This isn't the true game controller of our dreams, but it has its charms.

By October 22, 2012

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Old-school 8-button Nintendo game pad is back

Controller available from Japan recalls a simpler, 8-bit era.

By May 2, 2011