Articles by Ben

Mario Is A Sick F*ck

It’s no secret that I’m a huge fan of TeeFury.com. You get a cool, limited availability t-shirt on the cheap. Most of their designs appeal to our sensibilities here at 8bit, but today’s strikes particularly hard. Today’s shirt, illustrating how Mario feels about woodland creatures is only available until midnight…

He’s Just Like Us

President Obama can’t resist playing Jedi either! And a blue blade…looks like someone sees himself as Old Ben. [The Huffington Post]

Flame Out That Prius, 8Bit Style

Big thanks to Jalopnik, for providing me with the perfect way to pimp and subsequently embrace my girlfriend’s new Prius. I’m not completely down with the whole hybrid car movement (maybe I’ll throw upa little rant on that in the coming days), but these 8bit flames do feel completely right…

Holy Gundam!

Those fucking Japanese are always a few steps ahead of us on tech. We really need to get working on one of these to protect Boston (because that’s where 8bit is, duh). Follow the link to some beautiful shots of Toyko’s new protector lamping for the cameras at night. Pretty…

Because We Love All Things Monopoly

This is first and foremost a gaming website, and what’s more gamey than Monopoly? I’ll answer for you…maybe checkers, but not much else. Check out these slick German ads for the board game. The above happens to be Boardwalk, the most expensive spot on the board. Follow this link to…

A Loophole Into Mushroom Kingdom Living?

Every time we post something Mario related, it fucks the whole vibe of our little website! Harkening back to those simpler 8 and 16 bit days where everything was side-scrolling and 2 buttons were all you needed. I spent a few moments wondering why we pay hundreds of dollars a…

We Found Our Official Sleep Mask

We’re not sure if you’ve tried one, but sleep masks take the harsh light of day or a companion reading in bed right out of the equation. We love them! Now Thai company Studiobo offers this take prefectly tailored to the complete 8bit lifestyle we’re trying to live. Get your…