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8-Bit Obsession

Older gamers reintroduce retro gaming for the new generation

Implications - Gaming has transcended beyond being a simple pastime to a fully immersive experience with regard to both technology and culture, but there is a growing fascination with regard to the games of yesteryear amid Gen Z gamers. The distinct attention to downgraded technology negates smartphones and modern gaming consoles for something based solely out of culture to effectively switch up how younger generations interpret what's entertaining in the 21st century.
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Stripped-Down Handheld Consoles
Stripped-Down Handheld Consoles
The DIY Gamer Kit Allows People to Build Their Own Gameboy
There are so many ways to pass the time thanks to tablets and smartphones that people might scoff at a more low tech option, but the DIY Gamer Kit is something anyone would be proud to play. That is... MORE
Retro Valise Arcades
Retro Valise Arcades
Take Your Favorite Games to Work with the Briefcase Arcade Machine
Forget about the Xbox One or PS4, it’s all about the briefcase arcade machine. Created by Travis Reynolds, the briefcase arcade machine (or briefcade, as it’s also called) combines... MORE
Tablet Gaming Controllers
Tablet Gaming Controllers
The Drone Controller is Bluetooth-Enabled for Gaming On-the-Go
Touch-based technology is indeed fantastic, but sometimes you just want the optimized control of pressing a button and that’s where the Drone Controller can come in handy for quickly adding a... MORE
play_circle_filled DIY Gaming Smartphone Mods
DIY Gaming Smartphone Mods
Turn a Game Boy into an Android Controller with These DIY Instructions
Gaming can be wonderful on Android devices, but to truly be considered a gaming smartphone, the device should have some physical buttons to work with. Thanks to these clever DIY instructions by... MORE
Portable Retro Gaming Systems
Portable Retro Gaming Systems
Retro Duo Portable Game Systems
The retro duo portable gaming system is now a reality where you can play all the classic games. This system plays all the fun classic games in their original plastic form. The previously made games... MORE
play_circle_filled Reinvented Vintage Memory Games
Reinvented Vintage Memory Games
The Simon Swipe Game is Reinvented for the New Era
The Simon Swipe game is an up-to-date version of the Simon game that was extremely popular in the 70s, 80s and 90s. Children everywhere wanted to play this memory game. Slapping the colors was hours... MORE

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