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In These Cool Mario Propaganda Posters – Koopa Needs You!

How do you get all those goombas to join the fight against two Italian plumbers? Simple. You create propaganda posters – that’s how.  These Mario Propaganda posters were created by Fro Design Co. and look awesome. There are 4 total for $80 which isn’t bad and you can find them over…

NEStalgia Brings 8bit and MMO Worlds Together

This might be the coolest 8bit news in awhile. NEStalgia is an original, and free to play, MORPG that combines the classic 8bit RPG feel with an online community. Pretty awesome. Check out the trailer video first then head over to the official site to download.  [joystiq]

Functional 8bit Violin, Well Sort Of

If it can be 8bitted – make it so. Well this homemade beauty was built as apart of an art experiment called an instrument a day, where artist Ranjit Bhatnager builds a new homemade instrument…um…each day. Today seems to be our lucky day as he decided to take on making…

The Great Gatsby for NES

Not much to say. You either read it and know it or have no idea what this is. Either way it’s a pretty fun side scrolling 8bit version of the epic story that will ruin your day. Check out this flash based browser game over at Great Gatsby Game.  Although…

8bit Your Twitter Avatar

Yeah – you can do this too. Not really much more to say except give credit to where credit is due. But trailing this seems like waaaay too much work so for a step by step how to and a heart warming story of who did what head over to…

8bit ‘Aliens’ Video Game Uncovered

Ripley, believe it or not, you had a video game back in the day. One of the greatest action films of all time, yes this is fact, had an 8bit counterpart originally planned for the Famicom Disk System – an add-on never released for the American NES. Now for the…

Tron:Legacy 8bitified

I have yet to see Tron: Legacy but from what I hear I’m not missing much. I mean I know my expectations will be met; dumb plot, cool visuals, and Olivia Wilde in leather – but it won’t change my life. With that said here is a sweet 8bit re-imagining…

NoiseES, an iPhone App We Can Definitely Get Behind

Just in case you can’t get enough NES chiptunes – now you can take them on the go with the NoiseES (aka NES see what they did there?) iPhone and iPod Touch app. This sweet little app was developed by Shaun Inman a designer/developer from the Chattanooga, TN area. And…

This NES Guitar Mod Sounds Like Sh**, Go Figure

File this under useless but cool. GetLoFi.com hacked together a perfectly working guitar with an NES to create this working guitar that sounds like its playing through a speaker that was knifed to death. To each his own.  This one of a kind, no really there is only one right…

UK PSA Uses 8bit Video to Teach Gamers About Safe Sex

I guess this is one way to connect with the kids. It definitely gets the point across in an easy and semi-funny way. But who are they kidding – gamers are too busy, you know, gaming to get laid. This educational video is brought to us by The Leicestershire Teenage…