Instructables: exploring - play - mario - featured http://www.instructables.com Mon, 22 Dec 2014 16:10:50 PST BLOX v1.01 penny mario pixel art http://www.instructables.com/id/penny-mario-pixel-art/
penny mario pixel art - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFM/AIJV/I1TQWIZ8/FFMAIJVI1TQWIZ8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFM/AIJV/I1TQWIZ8/FFMAIJVI1TQWIZ8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFM/AIJV/I1TQWIZ8/FFMAIJVI1TQWIZ8.SMALL.jpg mr87third this is how i made use of all the pennies that i had. i will try my best to explain how to do and where i got my materials. be nice its my first instructable. in total it cost $6:43 to make. $1:43 in pennys the remainder was for the frame. i had the glue and markers. first step would be sorting ou...
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Wed, 29 Oct 2014 12:05:31 PDT
Super Mario Crossplay Costume! http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-Mario-Crossplay-Costume/
Super Mario Crossplay Costume! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F11/VOSI/I1XEM12C/F11VOSII1XEM12C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F11/VOSI/I1XEM12C/F11VOSII1XEM12C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F11/VOSI/I1XEM12C/F11VOSII1XEM12C.SMALL.jpg Welldweller I wanted a new costume, I wanted it to be cute! But still iconic and recognizable! I didn't see a tutorial on here for this type of costume. Mario is super fun and I can make all different types of this dress for his other forms (fire flower,ice flower, or even Luigi!)This pattern actually can be ad...
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Fri, 31 Oct 2014 16:49:00 PDT
Electronic LEGO Super Mario Bros. Mushrooms http://www.instructables.com/id/Electronic-LEGO-Super-Mario-Bros-Mushrooms/
Electronic LEGO Super Mario Bros. Mushrooms - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FP8/453L/I1MQ5J00/FP8453LI1MQ5J00.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP8/453L/I1MQ5J00/FP8453LI1MQ5J00.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP8/453L/I1MQ5J00/FP8453LI1MQ5J00.SMALL.jpg Baron von Brunk Submitted for the approval of the Instructables society, I bring to you another electronic LEGO project with a retro video game theme!Using the exact same principles for design and engineering as my Electronic Super Mario Starmen, I've built another series of small musical LED sprite pieces. These o...
By: Baron von Brunk

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Thu, 23 Oct 2014 21:30:29 PDT
Electronic LEGO Super Mario Starman http://www.instructables.com/id/Electronic-LEGO-Super-Mario-Starman/
Electronic LEGO Super Mario Starman - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4N/1EW5/I0RYYYYK/F4N1EW5I0RYYYYK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4N/1EW5/I0RYYYYK/F4N1EW5I0RYYYYK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4N/1EW5/I0RYYYYK/F4N1EW5I0RYYYYK.SMALL.jpg Baron von Brunk This is a fun and unique project that I began initially building shortly after the release of my Electronic LEGO Star Wars DL-44 Blaster Pistol -- which of course means this particular project was built using my acquired knowledge of the blaster, as well as it uses a very similar functionality. The ...
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Fri, 3 Oct 2014 06:43:13 PDT
Mosaic LEGO Lamps http://www.instructables.com/id/Mosaic-LEGO-Lamps/
Mosaic LEGO Lamps - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7H/Y608/HP0CJTGG/F7HY608HP0CJTGG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7H/Y608/HP0CJTGG/F7HY608HP0CJTGG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7H/Y608/HP0CJTGG/F7HY608HP0CJTGG.SMALL.jpg Baron von Brunk Blending my fascination with shiny, glowing objects with my lifelong passion of making LEGO models, over the years I've tinkered with numerous illuminated LEGO projects that contained a variety of designs and electrical components. Starting with the light-up stained glass stern of my Super Mario 3 a...
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Wed, 11 Dec 2013 21:34:27 PST
Super Mario Mystery Box Magic Bank http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-Mario-Mystery-Box-Magic-Bank/
Super Mario Mystery Box Magic Bank - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRF/GW2T/HOHYMKWC/FRFGW2THOHYMKWC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRF/GW2T/HOHYMKWC/FRFGW2THOHYMKWC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRF/GW2T/HOHYMKWC/FRFGW2THOHYMKWC.SMALL.jpg goldlego This is a funky illusion to fool both children and adults. Simply drop your coins in the coin slot and watch them vanish. It is a modified version of the Toysmith illusion bank. But don't worry your money is still there! Supplies For this Instructable you will need the following: A Toysmith illu...
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Mon, 9 Dec 2013 09:53:05 PST
Mario Sunshine Functional FLUDD Water Gun http://www.instructables.com/id/Mario-Sunshine-FLUDD-Water-Gun/
Mario Sunshine Functional FLUDD Water Gun - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXX/RGLH/HQBR68JT/FXXRGLHHQBR68JT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXX/RGLH/HQBR68JT/FXXRGLHHQBR68JT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXX/RGLH/HQBR68JT/FXXRGLHHQBR68JT.SMALL.jpg ELDOOGIE The water shooting FLUDD from Mario Sunshine is here! and Yes. It does shoot water. Luckily for you it is easy to make and should cost around $50. Review Instructions before begining. You will need: Empty shampoo or medium sized bottle with a dispenser. Small medium sized plastic fish bowl 78 ...
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Fri, 8 Nov 2013 08:50:28 PST
Making a Cyborg Arm for Design Night (in Autodesk Gallery) http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Cyborg-Arm-for-Autodesk-Design-Night-Part/
Making a Cyborg Arm for Design Night (in Autodesk Gallery) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOT/4BEF/HFSHUBX2/FOT4BEFHFSHUBX2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOT/4BEF/HFSHUBX2/FOT4BEFHFSHUBX2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOT/4BEF/HFSHUBX2/FOT4BEFHFSHUBX2.SMALL.jpg M.C. Langer (This is for Tim, an awesome Artist in Residence and a fantastic friend. I hope our paths meet again) When I was invited to the Design Night (about DIY) in the Autodesk Gallery, my first thought was "what will I wear?". So I took an all time favorite classic and I gave it a party twist. And I'm tal...
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Tue, 7 May 2013 22:22:36 PDT
LEGO Mario Sprite Mosaics http://www.instructables.com/id/LEGO-Mario-Sprite-Mosaics/
LEGO Mario Sprite Mosaics - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FI5/DVUQ/H7URGTIZ/FI5DVUQH7URGTIZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI5/DVUQ/H7URGTIZ/FI5DVUQH7URGTIZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI5/DVUQ/H7URGTIZ/FI5DVUQH7URGTIZ.SMALL.jpg sherrycayheyhey LEGO mosaics are fun because they're pretty simple to make and don't always require a lot of pieces. Mario sprites are fun because many fit within the 16x16 bounds of a small LEGO baseplate. In this Instructables I'll show you how to make 4 (or 5, see Step 1) LEGO Mario Sprite Mosaics.  Mushroom ...
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Mon, 29 Apr 2013 23:21:11 PDT
Make a Candy Bowl Robot (using a joystick) http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Robot-Candy-Bowl-using-a-joystick/
Make a Candy Bowl Robot (using a joystick) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJP/HSAU/HE7D9DER/FJPHSAUHE7D9DER.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJP/HSAU/HE7D9DER/FJPHSAUHE7D9DER.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJP/HSAU/HE7D9DER/FJPHSAUHE7D9DER.SMALL.jpg M.C. Langer I don't know what is wrong with my Colombian coffee candies. I brought a bag from my country and nobody wanted to eat. In the office they said they are cautious with the candies because they are used to see crazy and strange candies projects. Even I had to promoted my candies saying "who wants non-e...
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Wed, 13 Mar 2013 20:26:20 PDT
Nintendo Projects http://www.instructables.com/id/Nintendo-Projects-1/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FKO/X38A/H29XS670/FKOX38AH29XS670.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKO/X38A/H29XS670/FKOX38AH29XS670.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKO/X38A/H29XS670/FKOX38AH29XS670.SMALL.jpg SHIFT! Nintendo has the most memorable and iconic video game characters and the Nintendo Project Highlights guide collects some of our best related projects for the intrepid gamer.  Learn to build a rideable Yoshi costume, convert your bike to Star Fox's AR Wing, make a giant NES controller or even propose...
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Mon, 14 May 2012 15:39:10 PDT
Champagne Cork Mario http://www.instructables.com/id/Champagne-Cork-Mario/
Champagne Cork Mario - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLZ/9T8W/HD7U014P/FLZ9T8WHD7U014P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLZ/9T8W/HD7U014P/FLZ9T8WHD7U014P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLZ/9T8W/HD7U014P/FLZ9T8WHD7U014P.SMALL.jpg sjroth Super Mario! This Corky has been on my to do list for ages, and now I finally got around to making it.  To find out what a Corky is, see my other Instructable, where I describe everything in depth.  Anyways, here's how to make mini Mario out of a champagne cork. Supplies The things you need for...
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Fri, 22 Feb 2013 06:44:56 PST
Giant Functional LEGO NES Controller http://www.instructables.com/id/Giant-Functional-LEGO-NES-Controller/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FEJ/NA82/HAUNNV0V/FEJNA82HAUNNV0V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEJ/NA82/HAUNNV0V/FEJNA82HAUNNV0V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEJ/NA82/HAUNNV0V/FEJNA82HAUNNV0V.SMALL.jpg Baron von Brunk Built by Baron Julius A. von Brunk : July - December 2012 • Photos by Gene Kennish : December 30, 2012 My most ambitious LEGO creation yet: a large 5-foot sculpture of a retro Nintendo Entertainment System controller - that’s actually rigged up with wires and switches to work! Click her...
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Fri, 4 Jan 2013 10:34:44 PST
COBRA Naval Base Playset (made with upcycled plastic waste) http://www.instructables.com/id/Naval-Base-Playset-for-GIJOE-action-figures-mad/
COBRA Naval Base Playset (made with upcycled plastic waste) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ0/P1OX/HAQ39JQI/FQ0P1OXHAQ39JQI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ0/P1OX/HAQ39JQI/FQ0P1OXHAQ39JQI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ0/P1OX/HAQ39JQI/FQ0P1OXHAQ39JQI.SMALL.jpg M.C. Langer Christmas. When you are a kid, toys beneath the tree are the best thing in life! But when you are a parent, you have to suffer how much "Evil Toys Megacorp" makes you expend a lot of money for only for a big piece of  "Made in China" plastic with a famous logo. Don't get me wrong. I like toys, I lo...
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Sat, 29 Dec 2012 16:28:32 PST
Bowser Costume Castle with Automated Toys http://www.instructables.com/id/Building-a-Bowser-Castle-Costume-with-Automated-To/
Bowser Costume Castle with Automated Toys - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCA/HI9R/H97K2621/FCAHI9RH97K2621.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCA/HI9R/H97K2621/FCAHI9RH97K2621.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCA/HI9R/H97K2621/FCAHI9RH97K2621.SMALL.jpg Mr. Noack Halloween gets me pretty gosh darn excited. It does however present some problems for me in the months of September and Octabober. That's right.... I said Octabober. That's because I have been working on this build day and night for over two months. I'm losing it. The only real problem with buildin...
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Wed, 7 Nov 2012 10:09:08 PST
How to make a 3D Mario Coin box! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-3D-Mario-Coin-box/
How to make a 3D Mario Coin box! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJD/Z1AJ/H67NSLSN/FJDZ1AJH67NSLSN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJD/Z1AJ/H67NSLSN/FJDZ1AJH67NSLSN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJD/Z1AJ/H67NSLSN/FJDZ1AJH67NSLSN.SMALL.jpg Coolnerdgirl After Searching for so long for a pattern that I couldn't find, I decided to try and make my own. After 4 hard and frustrating attempts, I managed, I think it turned out pretty well. So here I am... Ready to share this tutorial with you! Hope you Enjoy it! For this you Will NEED: Perler beads -Che...
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Fri, 7 Sep 2012 08:43:51 PDT
Upgrading an abandoned Barbie into a CYBARBIE! http://www.instructables.com/id/Upgrading-an-abandoned-Barbie-into-a-CYBARBIE/
Upgrading an abandoned Barbie into a CYBARBIE! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FN6/VGQE/H6739UTR/FN6VGQEH6739UTR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN6/VGQE/H6739UTR/FN6VGQEH6739UTR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN6/VGQE/H6739UTR/FN6VGQEH6739UTR.SMALL.jpg M.C. Langer YES, I KNOW! I'm not the most popular man when we talk about Barbie dolls. If you saw some of my previous instructables, you know what I'm talking about:http://www.instructables.com/id/RC-ARACHNOID-BARBIE-STROGG/http://www.instructables.com/id/BARBIE-KILLER-ROBOT-made-of-broken-joysticks-MUAH/Now, I...
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Tue, 4 Sep 2012 18:19:34 PDT
Make a Desktop Scorpion (using a dead mouse and clips) http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Desktop-Scorpion-using-a-dead-mouse-and-cl/
Make a Desktop Scorpion (using a dead mouse and clips) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4M/F02B/H5Y9VL59/F4MF02BH5Y9VL59.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4M/F02B/H5Y9VL59/F4MF02BH5Y9VL59.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4M/F02B/H5Y9VL59/F4MF02BH5Y9VL59.SMALL.jpg M.C. Langer So you broke the mouse of your office's computer. SHAME ON YOU! Don't you know you must care for the company's assets? What? Will you throw the mouse to the garbage can? DOUBLE SHAME! The mouse will polute the environment!!! Well, no problem! I will show you a way to transform that dead mouse int...
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Sun, 19 Aug 2012 20:30:13 PDT
Mario and Luigi Corn Hole Bags http://www.instructables.com/id/Mario-and-Luigi-Corn-Hole-Bags/
Mario and Luigi Corn Hole Bags - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGV/4NNZ/H4AGLD5O/FGV4NNZH4AGLD5O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGV/4NNZ/H4AGLD5O/FGV4NNZH4AGLD5O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGV/4NNZ/H4AGLD5O/FGV4NNZH4AGLD5O.SMALL.jpg Haunted Spider A quick search of the internet will find you hundreds of websites describing how to make a bean bag for Corn Hole or Bag toss or whatever it is you call it. Most of the instructions are basically the same. They use the same material, the same weight, the same filler, etc. The difference is the outsi...
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Tue, 17 Jul 2012 12:56:36 PDT
Bowser Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Bowser-Costume/
Bowser Costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCP/3HHH/H1ZG7FXD/FCP3HHHH1ZG7FXD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCP/3HHH/H1ZG7FXD/FCP3HHHH1ZG7FXD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCP/3HHH/H1ZG7FXD/FCP3HHHH1ZG7FXD.SMALL.jpg CassiniCloset Hello there! Bowser was my first choice to put up on instructables.com because it’s one I can easily access photos and video right  now and I tend to get the most questions on. Though I’ve learned to improve many mistakes form a previous suit, this one was challenging, fun and well liked by many f...
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Tue, 22 May 2012 16:10:04 PDT
Making a Papercraft (lifesize?) Koopa Troopa http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-a-Papercraft-lifesize-Koopa-Troopa/
Making a Papercraft (lifesize?) Koopa Troopa - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDC/8JFK/H21CGMM8/FDC8JFKH21CGMM8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDC/8JFK/H21CGMM8/FDC8JFKH21CGMM8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDC/8JFK/H21CGMM8/FDC8JFKH21CGMM8.SMALL.jpg Capn Badger In a madcap effort to get something made for Scoochmaroo's papercraft contest and my inability to do anything the easy way, I've gone and made a quasi-lifesize Koopa Troopa based on the Super Mario Galaxy version. Since this wasn't a painting competition, he's done in basic white, and later I will d...
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Mon, 21 May 2012 21:18:03 PDT
NES Controller Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/NES-Controller-Clock/
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Sun, 15 Apr 2012 08:49:16 PDT
Real Life Mario Kart http://www.instructables.com/id/Real-Life-Mario-Kart/
Real Life Mario Kart - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXY/5LX9/GZ6I5MZ6/FXY5LX9GZ6I5MZ6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXY/5LX9/GZ6I5MZ6/FXY5LX9GZ6I5MZ6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXY/5LX9/GZ6I5MZ6/FXY5LX9GZ6I5MZ6.SMALL.jpg BooKooDesigns What could possibility go wrong with this idea besides getting REALLY hurt  The bikes Seeing Mario Kart was such a smash hit in the video game world, My Brother, sister, girl friends, and friend thought it would be a great idea to play it in real life. First we need the bikes (wii version) we di...
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Fri, 2 Mar 2012 14:05:11 PST
Boo O'Clock - How to Cross-Stitch a Custom Clock Face http://www.instructables.com/id/Boo-OClock-How-to-Cross-Stitch-a-Custom-Clock-F/
Boo O'Clock - How to Cross-Stitch a Custom Clock Face - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZZ/REWQ/H0OJ6O7Y/FZZREWQH0OJ6O7Y.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZZ/REWQ/H0OJ6O7Y/FZZREWQH0OJ6O7Y.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZZ/REWQ/H0OJ6O7Y/FZZREWQH0OJ6O7Y.SMALL.jpg BunnieBard What is a ghost's favorite time of day? Boo O'Clock! Counted cross-stitch is a form of embroidery in which you sew a simple x over and over in a variety of colors/shapes to make a picture. This makes it excellent for recreating pixel sprites from your favorite 8 or 16-bit video games; each pixel be...
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Thu, 12 Apr 2012 22:27:43 PDT
Super Mario Sweater Vest http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-Mario-Sweater-Vest/
Super Mario Sweater Vest - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9W/KI8K/H0OJ049X/F9WKI8KH0OJ049X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9W/KI8K/H0OJ049X/F9WKI8KH0OJ049X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9W/KI8K/H0OJ049X/F9WKI8KH0OJ049X.SMALL.jpg happyseamstress Knitting stitches are basically pixels, right? I took that idea to the extreme, and converted a screenshot of Level 1-1 from the original NES Mario Bros. game into a ginormous knitting chart made up of over 10 sheets of tabloid paper taped together, which I used to make a sweater vest for my video g...
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Thu, 12 Apr 2012 15:20:52 PDT
Awesome Super Mario Bros. Easter Eggs!! http://www.instructables.com/id/Awesome-Super-Mario-Bros-Eggs/
Awesome Super Mario Bros. Easter Eggs!! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9A/ED2U/H0FLIT39/F9AED2UH0FLIT39.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9A/ED2U/H0FLIT39/F9AED2UH0FLIT39.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9A/ED2U/H0FLIT39/F9AED2UH0FLIT39.SMALL.jpg lmnopeas My son is going through his Super Mario Bros. phase. I don't know that I ever got over mine. Playing Nintendo for countless hours is one of my fondest childhood memories. With Easter right around the corner, I thought I would surprise him with these Awesome Super Mario Nintendo Eggs. I'm not an art...
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Fri, 30 Mar 2012 18:40:35 PDT
Super Mario Screenshot Afghan http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-Mario-Screenshot-Afghan/
Super Mario Screenshot Afghan - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHW/FODU/GZUASBHQ/FHWFODUGZUASBHQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHW/FODU/GZUASBHQ/FHWFODUGZUASBHQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHW/FODU/GZUASBHQ/FHWFODUGZUASBHQ.SMALL.jpg allisontendo Just like a ton of other people, I am a huge video game fan...and when I bought my first home a couple years ago I knew that I planned on having at least one room's decor entirely devoted to video games. Well, that one room quickly turned into an entire basement dedicated to retro gaming! Retro gam...
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Sat, 17 Mar 2012 04:39:13 PDT
how to make a clay mario http://www.instructables.com/id/how-to-make-a-clay-mario/
how to make a clay mario - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYY/4G1D/GZAD16A6/FYY4G1DGZAD16A6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYY/4G1D/GZAD16A6/FYY4G1DGZAD16A6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYY/4G1D/GZAD16A6/FYY4G1DGZAD16A6.SMALL.jpg andrewsnow   Starting the head 1: first take white clay take a little off and make a small ball for the nose and a big ball for the head.  2: now take black clay and roll it along the table making it long and skinny for the mustache you can make it anyway you want. 3: take the two white pieces and stick t...
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Fri, 9 Mar 2012 07:14:34 PST
Assemble a Super Mario Brothers Coin Block Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Assemble-a-Super-Mario-Brothers-Coin-Block-Lamp/
Assemble a Super Mario Brothers Coin Block Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FE2/WVJB/GYGFD6HU/FE2WVJBGYGFD6HU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE2/WVJB/GYGFD6HU/FE2WVJBGYGFD6HU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE2/WVJB/GYGFD6HU/FE2WVJBGYGFD6HU.SMALL.jpg bduxbury UPDATE: A number of steps have changed, since we've started getting professionally produced circuit boards and screen-printing the design on the insides of the box. All the old photos are still here for reference purposes. Ah, the classic Super Mario coin block. So tantalizing with its mysterious q...
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Thu, 2 Feb 2012 00:29:29 PST
Mario & Sonic Block Quilt http://www.instructables.com/id/Mario-Sonic-Block-Quilt/
Mario & Sonic Block Quilt - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYU/YPUL/GWTSNYC7/FYUYPULGWTSNYC7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYU/YPUL/GWTSNYC7/FYUYPULGWTSNYC7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYU/YPUL/GWTSNYC7/FYUYPULGWTSNYC7.SMALL.jpg SheWhoMustNotBeNamed I love sewing, but haven't gotten into quilting until just recently. I wanted to do something fun and kind of silly for my first big quilt, so I decided to make a video game-themed comforter for my boyfriend for Christmas. I also liked this idea because the 8-bit images transferred quite nicely to a...
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Sun, 8 Jan 2012 23:58:58 PST
Arcade Machine http://www.instructables.com/id/Arcade-Machine-2/
Arcade Machine - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWN/A11F/GWKKN97N/FWNA11FGWKKN97N.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWN/A11F/GWKKN97N/FWNA11FGWKKN97N.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWN/A11F/GWKKN97N/FWNA11FGWKKN97N.SMALL.jpg Shadown92 This instructable will show you how I made my very own standalone retro arcade machine! This is the easy man's way. Features: Hundreds of games Many different consoles Arcade controls Easy! Materials and Preparation List of materials: (3) 2'x4' Perf board (1) Computer Monitor (1) Old computer or...
By: Shadown92

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Sun, 1 Jan 2012 17:18:35 PST
Ghostbusters Ghost Trap Gift Box http://www.instructables.com/id/GHOSTBUSTERS-GHOST-TRAP-GIFT-BOX/
Ghostbusters Ghost Trap Gift Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZN/V81Z/GWINSNWF/FZNV81ZGWINSNWF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZN/V81Z/GWINSNWF/FZNV81ZGWINSNWF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZN/V81Z/GWINSNWF/FZNV81ZGWINSNWF.SMALL.jpg M.C. Langer If your Christmas gift needs a special wrap... WHO YA GONNA CALL? People forget the real meaning of the Holidays. No, it's not about family, it's not about friendship and sharing and gifts and Santa and Jesus. NOOOO! These are the days before Vigo, the Scourge of Carpathia, the Sorrow of Moldavia,...
By: M.C. Langer

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Mon, 26 Dec 2011 13:27:10 PST
Mario Hat http://www.instructables.com/id/Mario-Hat/
Mario Hat - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGM/YVQ3/GLQCLEQZ/FGMYVQ3GLQCLEQZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGM/YVQ3/GLQCLEQZ/FGMYVQ3GLQCLEQZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGM/YVQ3/GLQCLEQZ/FGMYVQ3GLQCLEQZ.SMALL.jpg pie popper Mario is one of the most popular game characters, he has been around for a long time. Now you can make a hat just like his! Show off your inner game geek!! Read all about Mario here: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mario You will need... You will need these things to make a hat: About 1/3 of yard ...
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Sun, 3 Apr 2011 09:54:23 PDT
DIY Mario's Mushroom Toy !!! http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Marios-Mushroom-Toy-/
DIY Mario's Mushroom Toy !!! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWR/CSGL/GP7IGQI2/FWRCSGLGP7IGQI2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWR/CSGL/GP7IGQI2/FWRCSGLGP7IGQI2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWR/CSGL/GP7IGQI2/FWRCSGLGP7IGQI2.SMALL.jpg Jetson_99 Epoxy Clay + Silicone Rubber + Epoxy Resin = Cool DIY toy! Make your own geometric shaped toy by breaking down your object into non complex geometric parts. This procedure is optimized so that the piece is easily cast and reproduced with the use of a silicone mold and epoxy resin. I picked this st...
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Mon, 4 Jul 2011 22:13:52 PDT
NES PAD LED's http://www.instructables.com/id/NES-PAD-LED-s/
NES PAD LED's - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FH2/KV2A/6OSEQZJIM95/FH2KV2A6OSEQZJIM95.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH2/KV2A/6OSEQZJIM95/FH2KV2A6OSEQZJIM95.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH2/KV2A/6OSEQZJIM95/FH2KV2A6OSEQZJIM95.SMALL.jpg Silas So I've noticed that there's "alot" of people, talking about how they would add LED's to their NES pads, that lights when a button is pressed. Sadly noone seems to do anything about it, but one guy who just added LED's that was on constantly... So I desided to something about it :-P Attached: Smal...
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Tue, 22 Aug 2006 15:18:09 PDT
Mario Inspired Knock 'em Down Game http://www.instructables.com/id/Mario-Inspired-Knock-em-Down-Game/
Mario Inspired Knock 'em Down Game - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5V/PGVB/GOW492S6/F5VPGVBGOW492S6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5V/PGVB/GOW492S6/F5VPGVBGOW492S6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5V/PGVB/GOW492S6/F5VPGVBGOW492S6.SMALL.jpg MrF_DT_teacher I noticed the Toy contest and thought that was a good enough excuse to do something Nintendo related. After a bit of though this is what I've come up with. I hope you like it :) Before anyone asks: Yes I drew all of the parts and graphics up myself (using Adobe Illustrator) And yes I am aware that...
By: MrF_DT_teacher

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Sun, 19 Jun 2011 05:32:52 PDT
He-Man's Trap Jaw Helmet http://www.instructables.com/id/RED-Trap-Jaw-Helmet/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F0T/CQYM/GNU2XI2Y/F0TCQYMGNU2XI2Y.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0T/CQYM/GNU2XI2Y/F0TCQYMGNU2XI2Y.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0T/CQYM/GNU2XI2Y/F0TCQYMGNU2XI2Y.SMALL.jpg M.C. Langer In the 80's, when I was a kid, I watch "HE-MAN AND THE MASTERS OF THE UNIVERSE" on TV. But my favorite character wasn't He-Man. Or Skeletor. It was Trap Jaw (and Teela and Evil-Lyn because they are hot, but this is another history). Trap Jaw is AWESOME, because he is a cyborg who has a... well, a tr...
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Wed, 18 May 2011 21:21:48 PDT
Call of Duty Zombies Perk Cola Bottles!!! http://www.instructables.com/id/Nazi-Zombies-Perk-Cola-Bottles/
Call of Duty Zombies Perk Cola Bottles!!! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYL/AN1Z/GLL4UPRU/FYLAN1ZGLL4UPRU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYL/AN1Z/GLL4UPRU/FYLAN1ZGLL4UPRU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYL/AN1Z/GLL4UPRU/FYLAN1ZGLL4UPRU.SMALL.jpg larslovespeace These bottles are based of the ever so popular game Call of Duty Nazi Zombies.  Throughout the game characters drink these magical sodas that give them super human powers (Known as perks) Juggernog- allows you to have more health Quick revive- heals downed teamates quicker or in solo mode will...
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Tue, 22 Mar 2011 19:11:47 PDT
Super Mario Yoshi Rider Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-Mario-Yoshi-Rider-Costume/
Super Mario Yoshi Rider Costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3L/DD8W/GKS0RJP0/F3LDD8WGKS0RJP0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3L/DD8W/GKS0RJP0/F3LDD8WGKS0RJP0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3L/DD8W/GKS0RJP0/F3LDD8WGKS0RJP0.SMALL.jpg the streek This is my Super Mario riding Yoshi puppet! I prefer to call it a puppet rather than costume. With fake Mario legs on the puppet & my own legs inside the Yoshi legs, It gives the illusion that you are riding a real life Cartoon Dinosaur!  To add to the realism, Yoshi has a full opening & closing mou...
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Wed, 2 Mar 2011 15:53:18 PST
Dr. Mario Statue with Viruses http://www.instructables.com/id/Dr-Mario-Statue-with-Viruses/
Dr. Mario Statue with Viruses - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAU/WPVA/GHTLR65W/FAUWPVAGHTLR65W.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAU/WPVA/GHTLR65W/FAUWPVAGHTLR65W.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAU/WPVA/GHTLR65W/FAUWPVAGHTLR65W.SMALL.jpg skittlespider Thank you for the featured status and homepage!  I am glad to see my work was appreciated. I decided that for Christmas last year I was going to make my family something special.  I settled on the idea for homemade action figures for my brothers and close friends.  However that would not do for...
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Sun, 19 Dec 2010 15:18:57 PST
Mario Bros. costumes with sound effects http://www.instructables.com/id/Mario-Bros-costumes-with-sound-effects/
Mario Bros. costumes with sound effects - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEG/CBDV/GFRWP7RB/FEGCBDVGFRWP7RB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEG/CBDV/GFRWP7RB/FEGCBDVGFRWP7RB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEG/CBDV/GFRWP7RB/FEGCBDVGFRWP7RB.SMALL.jpg RobHopeless This year the boys wanted to be Mario and Luigi. Kind of boring right? Well my wife didn't think they were ready for throwing real fireballs so we did sound effects instead. I wanted them to make the Mario jump sound when they jumped and be able to make the fireball sound too and maybe a few oth...
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Wed, 3 Nov 2010 10:13:35 PDT
Gamer Costumes http://www.instructables.com/id/Gamer-Costumes/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F39/AIOB/GFRWM1OI/F39AIOBGFRWM1OI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F39/AIOB/GFRWM1OI/F39AIOBGFRWM1OI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F39/AIOB/GFRWM1OI/F39AIOBGFRWM1OI.SMALL.jpg randofo If you are the type of person who is reluctant to put down your video game controller and peel yourself off the couch to go walk around outside in search of candy, we have got the solution for you! Why not motivate yourself by dressing up up as your favorite video game hero (or villain) this year? H...
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Wed, 27 Oct 2010 16:21:23 PDT
Mario Costumes http://www.instructables.com/id/Mario-Costumes/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FV8/IGR2/GD8KDWPY/FV8IGR2GD8KDWPY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV8/IGR2/GD8KDWPY/FV8IGR2GD8KDWPY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV8/IGR2/GD8KDWPY/FV8IGR2GD8KDWPY.SMALL.jpg frenzy Thinking of traversing into the Mushroom Kingdom this halloween? Here is a guide of some mario themed costumes to get you started. Don't use the magic warp, you'll miss all that candy! Yoshi Mascot and Baby Mario Costumes for Toddlers This is going to be a lengthy instructable, but hopefully wort...
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Sun, 24 Oct 2010 14:45:58 PDT
Make a baby Samus Aran using plastic trash (special guests: The Caicedo-Langer Family!) http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-baby-Samus-Aran-using-plastic-trash-specia/
Make a baby Samus Aran using plastic trash (special guests: The Caicedo-Langer Family!) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3M/ZHPL/GCGNMCYR/F3MZHPLGCGNMCYR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3M/ZHPL/GCGNMCYR/F3MZHPLGCGNMCYR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3M/ZHPL/GCGNMCYR/F3MZHPLGCGNMCYR.SMALL.jpg M.C. Langer My family has a tradition: nobody throws nothing to the garbage can before I decide if I could use it for building stuff. So, thanks to my mom, my stepfather, my brother, my uncles and cousins, I have a workshop full of... trash. One day, I was playing with my trash looking for something to build....
By: M.C. Langer

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Sat, 7 Aug 2010 07:33:40 PDT
BECOME A MAD CYBORG... part human, part dead computers (UPDATED!!!) http://www.instructables.com/id/BECOME-A-MAD-CYBORG-part-human-part-dead-compu/
BECOME A MAD CYBORG... part human, part dead computers (UPDATED!!!) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8O/T7E1/G68HE0V6/F8OT7E1G68HE0V6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8O/T7E1/G68HE0V6/F8OT7E1G68HE0V6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8O/T7E1/G68HE0V6/F8OT7E1G68HE0V6.SMALL.jpg M.C. Langer   M.C. Langer was an ordinary DIY artist until a bizarre accident (papercut printing an instructable) crippled him physically and mentally. Now, he had to rebuild his damaged body with dead computers pieces for the only target in his twisted mind: REVENGE AGAINST INSTRUCTABLES.COM!! ...
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Sun, 7 Mar 2010 10:40:23 PST
Exoskeleton S.P.D. (Sistema Personal de Demolicion or Demolition Personal System) http://www.instructables.com/id/Exoskeleton-SPD-Sistema-Personal-de-Demolicion/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FLY/J6YU/G145RWM1/FLYJ6YUG145RWM1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLY/J6YU/G145RWM1/FLYJ6YUG145RWM1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLY/J6YU/G145RWM1/FLYJ6YUG145RWM1.SMALL.jpg M.C. Langer Hi guys: I always wanted my own Power Loader, APU, exosqueleton or Red Power Ranger's Battlizer. Well, I built my own exoskeleton using... TRASH!!! Plastic junk who comes from PVC pipes, a broken chair, printer and PC pieces, a baby's table, an old electric typewriter, and deodorant caps, all ...
By: M.C. Langer

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Sun, 25 Oct 2009 20:42:57 PDT
Yoshi Mascot and Baby Mario Costumes for Toddlers http://www.instructables.com/id/Yoshi-Mascot-and-Baby-Mario-Costumes-for-Toddlers/
Yoshi Mascot and Baby Mario Costumes for Toddlers - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5O/9YIB/G0ZWH8NA/F5O9YIBG0ZWH8NA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5O/9YIB/G0ZWH8NA/F5O9YIBG0ZWH8NA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5O/9YIB/G0ZWH8NA/F5O9YIBG0ZWH8NA.SMALL.jpg craineum This is going to be a lengthy instructable, but hopefully worth the read.I am going to break it down into the major components:1. Yoshi Mascot Head2. Yoshi's suit and shoes3. Mario suit and hat4. BasketsMy thought process's (not necessary for the build)I really like doing themed costumes for my fami...
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Thu, 22 Oct 2009 10:31:04 PDT
Super Mario Bros. Question Block http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-Mario-Bros-Question-Block/
Super Mario Bros. Question Block - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCV/1SYJ/FWBNM72Z/FCV1SYJFWBNM72Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCV/1SYJ/FWBNM72Z/FCV1SYJFWBNM72Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCV/1SYJ/FWBNM72Z/FCV1SYJFWBNM72Z.SMALL.jpg TechNerd1012 'NOTE I do not know for sure what this block would look like in reality. I am just assuming that there are bricks on the sides, since there are usually brick blocks on either side of it. So we've all (hopefully) played the original Super Mario Bros. game at one time or another, and we had to jump t...
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Thu, 25 Jun 2009 22:21:34 PDT
1up Mario Candle http://www.instructables.com/id/1up-Mario-Candle/
1up Mario Candle - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FW7/QRQ8/FHM8R1ZN/FW7QRQ8FHM8R1ZN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW7/QRQ8/FHM8R1ZN/FW7QRQ8FHM8R1ZN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW7/QRQ8/FHM8R1ZN/FW7QRQ8FHM8R1ZN.SMALL.jpg Bran Go retro with this candle that looks like a 1up from Super Mario Bros.!I recommend you to read through the entire Instructable before you start.This is entered in the Let it Glow contest. Please vote it you like it! Thanks, enjoy! Materials You'll need:Hollowed-out light bulb - Here's how to r...
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Thu, 19 Jun 2008 18:48:58 PDT