Category: Gaming

Doom running on a chainsaw makes absolute sense

Chainsaw running Doom

Give DIY’ers a Raspberry Pi and they’ll come up with things you never imagined before. Like playing Doom 2 on a chainsaw. That is exactly what George Merlocco did, and dubbed it Painsaw. A Doom game fan, George modded an Echo Junior Chainsaw Toy to power it with a Raspberry Pi Zero. He also used the Chocolate Doom source port to replicate the first series of Doom released in early 1990s.
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The definitive guide to winning an online roulette battle

Online roulette

This article will discuss some of the tips in the game of roulette online. Some online gambling experts suggest a system that is considered good enough, the cross reference roulette system. This is seen to be quite effective and can be applied universally on almost all types of online roulette games. Each player would want an online roulette strategy that works with low error margin. My advice is to choose only one online casino instead of selecting a few online gambling sites that will bring the hassle associated with the use of more than one online casino account.

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Tippett to develop AR ‘HoloGrid: Monster Battle’ game with HappyGiant

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We were talking about Star Wars enthusiasts and their number of creations inspired from fictitious characters, but nothing could be more amusing than a video game on the same theme. Popular movie artist Phill Tippett, in collaboration with HappyGiant, has turned to Kickstarter to collect funds to develop an Augmented Reality game, HoloGrid: Monster Battle. The game is all about holographic chess game from Star Wars. Tippett aims to collect $100,000 from crowdfunding campaign on Kickstarter. Read More…

Planet Licker – Your licking skills will be tested in this surprising game

Planet Licker Game

We have seen augmented reality applications, virtual reality stuff and games that capture our imagination. But this one makes you go into drooling mode like crazy. Planet Licker game is all about licking the controller to direct the game character towards the similar colored planet while avoiding obstacles. Wait, did I just say lick? Yes, the player has to lick the gamepad having three ice pops to simulate button presses. The more precise your lick is, the closer will you get towards winning the game. And not to forget that quick licks will make the planet vanish in a jiffy, resulting in a higher score.
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Oculus Rift, HTC Vive or Google Cardboard? Which VR headset should you opt for

HTC Vive Oculus Rift or Google Cardboard

Looks like this is the week of VR headsets. You can preorder HTC Vive, Oculus Rift or Google Cardboard with all of them looking to expand their market share in the not so explored VR market which is still a goldmine. While Oculus Rift has got the luxury of being a dominant VR headset from the very beginning, HTC Vive brings with it the experience of Valve, developer of industry’s most loved games. Add Google to the tally who has been trying to bring affordable VR experience to the users in the easiest way possible.
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Polycade arcade machine reincarnates the nostalgic ‘80s gaming era

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By the look of things the gaming era of ‘80s is hitting us again with retro gaming being the new craze. The Tabletop Arcade Machine became a hit with the readers and now Polcade, a retro arcade machine wants to rise to the same level. Being the second arcade gaming project up on Kickstarter in a week’s time, things look good for the makers. Ideal for a modern home, this gaming cabinet is loaded with over 90 classic arcade game titles of the ‘80s. And with controls for two players, this gaming cabinet is perfect for an odd game while your mom prepares dinner.
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Pixel Vision foldable game console links present with the past 

Love Hulten Pixel Vision portable game console

Arcade games are never going to go out of fashion, and seasoned modder Love Hulten is keeping the love alive with his creations. Latest in his collection being the Pixel Vision – a pocked-sized game console that can store over 10,000 different games. The handheld emulator system is made completely from solid walnut, and is designed to provide that arcade-style gaming console in your hands. The foldable console is inspired by Game boy Advance SP and has been modelled after the likes of NES, Game Boy and Atari 2600, including others, to revive the love of consoles from yesteryears. Read More…

Razor Naga Chroma mouse is upgraded to be the finest gaming peripheral

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It is not at all surprising that we’ve reached a generation of next level computer mice where ergonomics still remain the key, but efficiency is defined by DPI. DPI is to a mouse as Megabyte is to a smartphone camera. Razer, world leader computer peripherals and connected devices for gamers, has announced the Naga Chroma mouse. According to Razor, Naga Chroma is a new flagship MMO mouse that touts of a 5G laser sensor capable of tracking up to 16,000 DPI. Read More…

World’s largest arcade machine is three times an old school cabinet

Largest Arcade Machine

When everything is getting smaller and smaller, this man wants to bring big back. Jason Camberis, a network engineer from Chicago, USA, has created what is the world’s largest arcade machine and it’s officially recognized by Guinness World Records. Jason’s idea behind building this gigantic video game machine is to remind people of days when they were young and a lot shorter – when they struggled to reach to joysticks and buttons on an arcade machine, yet loved the whole experience of being in front of a video game. Read More…

Battlecade gaming console by Love Hulten fits inside a small briefcase

Battlecade portable gaming console

Retro gaming consoles and their DIY counterparts always attract attention for all the right reasons. Simply because arcade gaming will never lose its essence, come what may. Modders like Ben Heck always push the envelope of modding and things possible with DIY projects. Not far behind is Love Hulten who has come-up with some really cool PC mods in the past and now he is back with yet another creation.
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