Customized Console

Accessible 3D printers are changing the face of at-home gaming

Implications - Gamers, hobbyists and even musicians are taking advantage of the ability to customize their favorite forms of entertainment through the use of 3D printing. More accessible and affordable than ever, 3D printers allow users to not only recreate at-home entertainment systems, but even re-imagine them for a more personalized touch. By having a heavy hand in the creation of their own entertainment, consumers become more engaged and excited by these self-made products.
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DIY Entertainment Systems - 'PlayBox' is a 3D-Printed Device for Music, Radio, Videos and Gaming
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Hot 4,935 Clicks Pub: May 5, 16
DIY Entertainment Systems
'PlayBox' is a 3D-Printed Device for Music, Radio, Videos and Gaming
‘PlayBox’ is the name of a small home entertainment console that was built by Thingverse user ‘milks’ in order to replace a broken music player. As such, the 3D-printed... [More]
DIY 3D-Printed Video Games - The 'Pirakeet' Handheld Game Console was Created Using a 3D Printer
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Warm 2,741 Clicks Pub: May 4, 16
DIY 3D-Printed Video Games
The 'Pirakeet' Handheld Game Console was Created Using a 3D Printer
Created by Thingverse user Ampersands, the ‘Pirakeet’ handheld game console is a Gameboy-inspired device that allows users to play games in a retro fashion. The ‘Pirakeet’... [More]
DIY Arcade Machines - This Arcade Machine is Made Using a Raspberry Pi 2 Computer
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Warm 1,332 Clicks Pub: Apr 16, 16
DIY Arcade Machines
This Arcade Machine is Made Using a Raspberry Pi 2 Computer
Thingiverse has recently published the design for a truly magnificent and brilliantly engineered and design arcade machine that is perfectly suited towards any Raspberry Pi enthusiasts out there who... [More]
Remixed Gaming Systems - This Project Turns the Classic Nintendo 64s into a Portable Gaming System
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Warm 508 Clicks Pub: May 5, 16
Remixed Gaming Systems
This Project Turns the Classic Nintendo 64s into a Portable Gaming System
A new project from MilLs Dj on Kickstarter aims to transform the classic Nintendo 64s from an at-home gaming console to a portable gaming system. As of now, the crowdfunding project is running on... [More]
Gaming Keyboard Joysticks - The 'KeyStick' is a Nylon Plastic Tool to Transform Ordinary Keyboards
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Average 679 Clicks Pub: May 5, 16
Gaming Keyboard Joysticks
The 'KeyStick' is a Nylon Plastic Tool to Transform Ordinary Keyboards
User ‘Cravin4Epicnes’ on Thingverse designed the ‘KeyStick,’ a small peripheral that transforms ordinary keyboards into a better tool for gaming. The four prongs of the... [More]
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