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Rocking out to Sonic the Hedgehog

By Spencer . August 6, 2006 . 10:12am

The Brazilian rock band, Holus, dropped Destructoid a line with a video of them playing Sonic the Hedgehog themes in one of their shows. Brings back memories doesn’t it? Also somewhat related is another article about a guy who turned a Genesis into a guitar!

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Katamari bling

By Spencer . June 29, 2006 . 9:29am

This might appear to be a regular bead necklace, but look closely at the colored beads. They are actually tiny Katamaris made from hand blown glass. Each Katamari is the paltry size of half an inch, but you can easily roll that to the size of a building with the help of the Prince of […]

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Legend of Zelda song appears in Run’s House

By Spencer . June 21, 2006 . 3:40pm

The MTV reality show staring Joseph Simmons from Run DMC had an interesting surprise in the first episode of Season 2. Instead of using clips of pop music MTV picked out “Saria’s Song” from the Legend of Zelda: The Ocarina of Time for background music! Check out the clip below.

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X-Men III: The Last PC

By Spencer . June 1, 2006 . 2:20pm

One of the things that we saw yesterday at the Dell press conference was an XPS 700 PC with an X-Men III logo. The XPS 700 is part of Dell’s “gamer PC” line up. Configurations for the XPS 700 include Intel Dual Core Processor, Dual 256MB nVidia GeForce 7900 GS graphics cards, and the jet […]

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Nintendo Amusement Park prototype videos

By Spencer . May 30, 2006 . 1:54pm

Nintendo fans are working on a place where you can play in the Mushroom Kingdom like never before. A demo was recently held in New York City and a few lucky people had a chance to step into Mario’s world with bungee cords. Check below for two demonstration videos of the purposed system. Correction: These […]

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Mario Myspace parody

By Spencer . May 29, 2006 . 2:15pm

This is a pretty funny fan made skit about Myspace and accepting friend requests. Mario says to Luigi in the skit “I have like 400 friends, did you see how many friends I have?” Poor Luigi only has 60 friends.

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Mecha DS mods

By Spencer . May 25, 2006 . 11:40am

Some console modders paint their DS and others build a sculpture out of it. A bunch of hardware artists built DS inspired by mecha and machines for the Protect Armor contest over at Keysfactor. Check past the jump for more models.  

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Stylish Prinny cap

By Spencer . May 24, 2006 . 12:38pm

Cospa is selling these Prinny caps at a price of 3,990 yen ($36). Prinnies are the staple of Nippon Ichi strategy titles like Disgaea: Hour of Darkness and Makai Kingdom. It’s the perfect get up for anime cons like Anime Expo or if you’re hanging out in Prinny Land, the only place Prinnies don’t explode […]

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Overlooked at E3

By Kurt . May 19, 2006 . 11:38am

As much as E3 is hyped as being the biggest video game convention on the planet, it’s really a lousy place to play games. The flashing lights are distracting, the loud noises often make it impossible to hear any sound, and certain people don’t understand that you don’t sit and play a game for twenty […]

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Turn your Xbox 360 into an aquarium

By Spencer . May 17, 2006 . 1:23pm

There are two ways to do this. You could hollow out your system and use it as a fish tank or pick up Aquazone: Life Simulator. Aquazone lets players create a virtual 3D aquarium where they can raise fourteen different kinds of tropical fish. Just like real fish your virtual neon tetras need to be […]

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How the Xbox 360 camera might be used

By Spencer . May 15, 2006 . 11:16am

Only by exploring the boonies of the Staples Center we found GestureTek. They previously worked on Sony’s EyeToy and now they created a head lock on program for the Xbox 360’s camera. The early demonstration showed how the camera can lock on to a person’s face and follow their movements. GestureTek also mentioned Halo 3 […]

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Legend of Zelda papercraft

By Spencer . April 28, 2006 . 12:43pm

Link grew up in the Twilight Princess, but the DS Zelda game, the Phantom Hourglass, keeps the Celda look from the Wind Waker. While you’re waiting for news on what enhancements the Twilight Princess got from an extra year in development check out this Zelda papercraft. Just print out the two image files below, grab […]

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More than meets the eye DS voice recorders

By Spencer . April 20, 2006 . 1:08pm

Sure your Nintendo DS has a built in microphone for gaming input, but what if you were on a secret mission to scope out secrets at E3? Then this pocket voice recorder cleverly disguised as DS is your ticket to fame. The unit flips open and can be controlled via the face buttons to record […]

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A look inside the Mother 3 deluxe box

By Spencer . April 18, 2006 . 3:24pm

Mother 3 the long awaited sequel to Earthbound is in stores a day early. Nintendo released a limited number of deluxe box sets that came with a Game Boy Micro, Mother 3 cart and a case that says “Welcome to the Mother 3 world”. Play-Asia has an early look at what’s inside the package with […]

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Things not to do with your DS Lite

By Spencer . April 15, 2006 . 5:02pm

So you just spent hours waiting in line and passed on part of your paycheck to buy a DS… again. After all that trouble why would you put your new DS Lite in the microwave? That’s just one of the funny warning messages in the DS Lite instruction manual. Check out more over at Ars […]