Instructables: exploring - play - nintendo - featured http://www.instructables.com Fri, 29 May 2015 19:47:51 PDT BLOX v1.01 Link's Shield from The Legend of Zelda http://www.instructables.com/id/Links-Shield-from-The-Legend-of-Zelda/
Link's Shield from The Legend of Zelda - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSW/EK35/IA0WJO5C/FSWEK35IA0WJO5C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSW/EK35/IA0WJO5C/FSWEK35IA0WJO5C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSW/EK35/IA0WJO5C/FSWEK35IA0WJO5C.SMALL.jpg CurtosNoirDesign My goal with this project was to create Link’s shield from the Legend of Zelda Twilight Princess. I created a 3d model that I used to draw the components that would be CNC cut with precision. I was able to combine my model and design with many hand skills including painting and assembly. This was my...
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Sat, 23 May 2015 21:47:31 PDT
How to make a Super Mario Bros: "Bowser" Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-Super-Mario-Bros-Bowser-Costume/
How to make a Super Mario Bros: "Bowser" Costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FK2/CXMQ/I9EOS94P/FK2CXMQI9EOS94P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK2/CXMQ/I9EOS94P/FK2CXMQI9EOS94P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK2/CXMQ/I9EOS94P/FK2CXMQI9EOS94P.SMALL.jpg SpicyPandaCreations King of the Koopas, Bowser is one awesome villain! My friend wanted to be the menace of the Mushroom Kingdom for the Chicago Comic and Entertainment Expo. Well, I aim to please! Let's get started shall we??* This costume is VERY hot, since it is mattress foam. You definitely need a fan or an ice pac...
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Thu, 7 May 2015 22:45:24 PDT
Zelda Style Fairy In A Bottle http://www.instructables.com/id/Zelda-Style-Fairy-In-A-Bottle/
Zelda Style Fairy In A Bottle - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FH3/2PJA/I6YXNVC5/FH32PJAI6YXNVC5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH3/2PJA/I6YXNVC5/FH32PJAI6YXNVC5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH3/2PJA/I6YXNVC5/FH32PJAI6YXNVC5.SMALL.jpg darrellacoustic Need a quick pick me up? Low on hearts? Or maybe you just want to take on a Stalfos but are afraid to face the consequences. Well not anymore, because I'm gonna show you how to make your own life-saving fairy in a bottle. (Annoying sound effects not included) Materials First things first, let's r...
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Sat, 7 Mar 2015 18:06:14 PST
Retro Makey Makey Controller http://www.instructables.com/id/Retro-Makey-Makey-Controller/
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Mon, 2 Mar 2015 00:52:26 PST
Dragonball Saiyan Nes http://www.instructables.com/id/Dragonball-Saiyan-Nes/
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Sun, 1 Mar 2015 18:15:38 PST
Bluetooth Nintendo NES controller using Wiimote! http://www.instructables.com/id/Bluetooth-Nintendo-NES-controller-using-Wiimote/
Bluetooth Nintendo NES controller using Wiimote! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F49/7V16/I55MOIA2/F497V16I55MOIA2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F49/7V16/I55MOIA2/F497V16I55MOIA2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F49/7V16/I55MOIA2/F497V16I55MOIA2.SMALL.jpg pietronet Willing to play retro-games on my PC or Mac I wanted to use the classic NES pad!I know Wiimote works well with both so why re-inventing the wheel.The problem is how to fit a "big" wiimote into a classic NES controller without changing the external aspect!What you'll need:- A NES controller - A Wiimo...
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Tue, 20 Jan 2015 14:23:47 PST
NES Computer http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-NES-Computer/
NES Computer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F45/R92B/I4J7E87A/F45R92BI4J7E87A.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F45/R92B/I4J7E87A/F45R92BI4J7E87A.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F45/R92B/I4J7E87A/F45R92BI4J7E87A.SMALL.jpg meltingink This project all began when I decided that I wanted to turn my broken NES, yes broken (I would never do this to a working one) into an HTPC. Prior to all this I had been using an xbox 360 solely for streaming movies and other media from my desktop computer to my TV. So I sold the 360 and used that...
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Thu, 8 Jan 2015 09:38:33 PST
Samus (Metroid Prime) Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Samus-Metroid-Prime-Costume/
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Fri, 7 Nov 2014 11:49:02 PST
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
Game Boy Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Game-Boy-Costume/
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Sun, 2 Nov 2014 00:07:25 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 ...
By: Baron von Brunk

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Fri, 3 Oct 2014 06:43:13 PDT
Vintage crossover NES System and Zapper http://www.instructables.com/id/Vintage-crossover-NES-System-and-Zapper/
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Fri, 25 Jul 2014 14:16:29 PDT
Transforming LEGO Game Boy Advance - "Vantage" http://www.instructables.com/id/Transforming-LEGO-Game-Boy-Advance-Vantage/
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By: Baron von Brunk

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Mon, 7 Apr 2014 15:24:21 PDT
Giant Yoshi Plush http://www.instructables.com/id/Giant-Yoshi-Plush/
Giant Yoshi Plush - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXK/HQ88/HSVGE1SQ/FXKHQ88HSVGE1SQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXK/HQ88/HSVGE1SQ/FXKHQ88HSVGE1SQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXK/HQ88/HSVGE1SQ/FXKHQ88HSVGE1SQ.SMALL.jpg mactothefuture Yoshi is my favorite game character and since I didn't have any Yoshi stuffed animals yet I thought why not make one...and since I was going to make one, why not make him huge! Making the Pattern I started out by buying a small Yoshi stuffed animal so that I could take him apart and create my pat...
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Mon, 17 Mar 2014 18:33:57 PDT
Illuminated Mosaic LEGO Sprite Portraits http://www.instructables.com/id/Illuminated-Mosaic-LEGO-Sprite-Portraits/
Illuminated Mosaic LEGO Sprite Portraits - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FV5/BYYJ/HSRZM24S/FV5BYYJHSRZM24S.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV5/BYYJ/HSRZM24S/FV5BYYJHSRZM24S.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV5/BYYJ/HSRZM24S/FV5BYYJHSRZM24S.SMALL.jpg Baron von Brunk First I brought you my tutorial on making elaborate vertical LEGO mosaic portraits. Then I dazzled the likes of you all with my popular mosaic LEGO lamps. What happens when you combine the two? Why, you get a vertical mosaic portrait with illuminated components: a vertical mosaic portrait to display...
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Mon, 17 Mar 2014 12:21:48 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
Ordon Sword from Zelda Twilight Princess http://www.instructables.com/id/Ordon-Sword-from-Zelda-Twilight-Princess/
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Fri, 29 Nov 2013 18:36:02 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
Boo Mario Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Boo-Mario-Costume/
Boo Mario Costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZN/D40B/HNICKECT/FZND40BHNICKECT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZN/D40B/HNICKECT/FZND40BHNICKECT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZN/D40B/HNICKECT/FZND40BHNICKECT.SMALL.jpg SlippingHalo This is my completely home-made Boo Mario costume. The Boo (ghost) is a Mario Bros. video game staple from very early on, but this particular version is a power up attained in Super Mario Galaxy where Mario turns into a Boo by going into a haunted mansion level and picking up a Boo mushroom. The cos...
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Sat, 2 Nov 2013 00:00:28 PDT
Megaman is back! http://www.instructables.com/id/Megaman-is-back/
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Fri, 29 Oct 2010 01:12:36 PDT
LEGO Nintendo 64 Transformers http://www.instructables.com/id/LEGO-Nintendo-64-Transformers/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F12/1CZL/HJKBRPST/F121CZLHJKBRPST.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F12/1CZL/HJKBRPST/F121CZLHJKBRPST.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F12/1CZL/HJKBRPST/F121CZLHJKBRPST.SMALL.jpg Baron von Brunk Created specifically for the Toy Brick Contest in the summer of 2013, I present to you my latest LEGOformers: Ultra Hexacon and Tetragon, the transforming Nintendo 64 and controller, along with their transforming game pak minions Hot-Shot, and Mecha Kong! These original LEGO models are made in near-...
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Fri, 9 Aug 2013 09:59:30 PDT
Repair / fix retro video game cartridges that no longer work http://www.instructables.com/id/Repair-fix-retro-video-game-cartridges-that-no-l/
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Sun, 7 Jul 2013 02:11:23 PDT
Game Boy Bluetooth Game Pad http://www.instructables.com/id/Game-Boy-Game-Pad-For-Phone/
Game Boy Bluetooth Game Pad - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFY/B58B/HH2VJK39/FFYB58BHH2VJK39.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFY/B58B/HH2VJK39/FFYB58BHH2VJK39.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFY/B58B/HH2VJK39/FFYB58BHH2VJK39.SMALL.jpg tomatoskins Original credit goes to alpinedelta here: http://www.instructables.com/id/Game-Boy-Android-Gamepad/ and here: http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-your-own-Game-Boy-Android-Gamepad-1/ I really like the idea behind using a physical game pad for the inputs of various games on my phone, however I f...
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Mon, 27 May 2013 20:45:06 PDT
Making a Custom N64 Game Insert http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-a-Custom-N64-Game-Insert/
Making a Custom N64 Game Insert - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVU/M5ZI/HFPTGFN8/FVUM5ZIHFPTGFN8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVU/M5ZI/HFPTGFN8/FVUM5ZIHFPTGFN8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVU/M5ZI/HFPTGFN8/FVUM5ZIHFPTGFN8.SMALL.jpg kenkaniff As a game collector, nothing drives me crazy more than improperly stored game cartridges. Sega (generally) had hard plastic cases. NES/SNES games had cardboard boxes (which aren't the best for protecting the game), but they also had dust covers to protect the contacts. NES/SNES game holders are also...
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Sat, 20 Apr 2013 16:43:16 PDT
NES Controller Business Card Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/NES-Controller-Business-Card-Holder/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F1T/BKMF/HF243GX1/F1TBKMFHF243GX1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1T/BKMF/HF243GX1/F1TBKMFHF243GX1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1T/BKMF/HF243GX1/F1TBKMFHF243GX1.SMALL.jpg allhailskippy The Pattern Can be found at my website: http://thatsps.com/blog/nintendo-controller-business-card-holder/ Social Links You can find me on the web here: Official Website: http://ThatsPS.com Twitter: https://twitter.com/allhailskippy Google+: http://plus.ly/allhailskippy Facebook: http://facebo...
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Fri, 5 Apr 2013 10:54:36 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
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
Bowser Costume Castle with Automated Toys http://www.instructables.com/id/Building-a-Bowser-Castle-Costume-with-Automated-To/
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Wed, 7 Nov 2012 10:09:08 PST
Retro All-In-One Gaming Console http://www.instructables.com/id/Retro-All-In-One-Gaming-Console/
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Tue, 6 Nov 2012 17:08:32 PST
Hang Boo on a wall (Boo wall piece) http://www.instructables.com/id/Hang-Boo-on-a-wall-Boo-wall-piece/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ5/THJ3/H51AS8LR/FZ5THJ3H51AS8LR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ5/THJ3/H51AS8LR/FZ5THJ3H51AS8LR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ5/THJ3/H51AS8LR/FZ5THJ3H51AS8LR.SMALL.jpg ynze Inspired by Dr.Duckhunts "Build Uka Uka wall piece" I made a glow-in-the-dark Boo wall piece, as a birthday gift for my stepson. -- This Photos Instructable is an entry in the Elemental LED contest. If you like it, please give it your vote. You can vote for as many I'bles as you want. Thanks! -- T...
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Tue, 24 Jul 2012 13:19:13 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
1up Mushroom Storage Cube http://www.instructables.com/id/1up-Mushroom-Storage-Cube/
1up Mushroom Storage Cube - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRE/5JJ5/H19RV17G/FRE5JJ5H19RV17G.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRE/5JJ5/H19RV17G/FRE5JJ5H19RV17G.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRE/5JJ5/H19RV17G/FRE5JJ5H19RV17G.SMALL.jpg lordwekner So I have a storage issue at my house, I have so much random stuff that doesnt have a place. So I decided to make a storage cube with a removable lid. But then I thought, lets make it AWESOME!  Things you will need: one sheet of 16mm MDF sand paper a drill screws (32mm) glue paint (Taubmans Imp Gre...
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Sun, 22 Apr 2012 18:29:10 PDT
The Legend of Zelda: Deku Shield http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Legend-of-Zelda-Deku-Shield/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F1P/CZVI/H18FREMD/F1PCZVIH18FREMD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1P/CZVI/H18FREMD/F1PCZVIH18FREMD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1P/CZVI/H18FREMD/F1PCZVIH18FREMD.SMALL.jpg meanlilkitty For all fans of Nintendo and The Legend of Zelda, here's my technique for making lightweight and durable Deku shields! You'll need: pink insulation foam adhesive spray or wood glue a jigsaw or knife a small piece of wood a dremmel and sanding drum bit (or heavy-grit sandpaper) acrylic paint faux or ...
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Fri, 20 Apr 2012 00:25:56 PDT
The Legend of Zelda: Majora's Mask Replica http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Legend-of-Zelda-Majoras-Mask-Replica/
The Legend of Zelda: Majora's Mask Replica - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYP/XV2L/HDOWA9HW/FYPXV2LHDOWA9HW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYP/XV2L/HDOWA9HW/FYPXV2LHDOWA9HW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYP/XV2L/HDOWA9HW/FYPXV2LHDOWA9HW.SMALL.jpg Riley Planalp The Majora's Mask has been REMADE! BUY IT HERE: http://tinyurl.com/pqyjoe5More pictures of Mask #2 are also on my Flickr, www.flickr.com/rileyplanalpHey Instructabots!I'd like to present to you a guide for making a Majora's Mask Replica from the Legend of Zelda: Majora's Mask! From start to finish...
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Mon, 16 Apr 2012 11:51:57 PDT
NES Controller Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/NES-Controller-Clock/
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Sun, 15 Apr 2012 08:49:16 PDT
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
Get the MAX out of your NES MAX Controller http://www.instructables.com/id/Get-the-MAX-out-of-your-NES-MAX-Controller/
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Thu, 12 Apr 2012 19:58:09 PDT
Baby Link Outfit http://www.instructables.com/id/Baby-Link-Outfit/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F2C/A4C0/H0OJ04WL/F2CA4C0H0OJ04WL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2C/A4C0/H0OJ04WL/F2CA4C0H0OJ04WL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2C/A4C0/H0OJ04WL/F2CA4C0H0OJ04WL.SMALL.jpg happyseamstress I made this baby-sized Link costume as a baby shower gift for a couple friends who are huge fans of Zelda when they were expecting their first child a few years ago. Their kid has since long outrgrown the outfit, but you can still make your own with this free pattern that includes instructions for L...
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Thu, 12 Apr 2012 18:04:07 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
Nintendo Candy Tin Portable Guitar Amp! http://www.instructables.com/id/Nintendo-Candy-Tin-Portable-Guitar-Amp/
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Wed, 11 Apr 2012 22:23:56 PDT
LEGO Game Boy Transformer Official Parts List and Instructions http://www.instructables.com/id/LEGO-Game-Boy-Transformer-Official-Parts-List-/
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Mon, 9 Apr 2012 12:53:44 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
Grape64 Portable N64 System http://www.instructables.com/id/Grape64-Portable-N64-System/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FGB/C0CY/GLL4Y9OU/FGBC0CYGLL4Y9OU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGB/C0CY/GLL4Y9OU/FGBC0CYGLL4Y9OU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGB/C0CY/GLL4Y9OU/FGBC0CYGLL4Y9OU.SMALL.jpg Zachariah Cruse <br /&a...
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Wed, 16 Mar 2011 15:21:02 PDT
Domaster & Tetrawing - Game Boy & Tetris game transforming robots! http://www.instructables.com/id/Domaster-Tetrawing-Game-Boy-Tetris-game-tran/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F7X/BHJI/GZKGLTSQ/F7XBHJIGZKGLTSQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7X/BHJI/GZKGLTSQ/F7XBHJIGZKGLTSQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7X/BHJI/GZKGLTSQ/F7XBHJIGZKGLTSQ.SMALL.jpg Baron von Brunk Behold: Domaster & Tetrawing — heroic Nintendobots! Transforming from Game Boy system & Tetris game to robot & bird, and back! The name Domaster is an amalgamation of “Dot Matrix with Stereo Sound”, the blurb written above the screens of old Game Boys. The name Tetrawing was coined by New York burl...
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Tue, 13 Mar 2012 23:15:11 PDT
Plasmashock -- NES Zapper / Transformers / LEGO crossover! http://www.instructables.com/id/Plasmashock-NES-Zapper-Transformers-LEGO-cr/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FEL/1E6K/GYUY0N0R/FEL1E6KGYUY0N0R.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEL/1E6K/GYUY0N0R/FEL1E6KGYUY0N0R.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEL/1E6K/GYUY0N0R/FEL1E6KGYUY0N0R.SMALL.jpg Baron von Brunk Here it is, the final version and high-res display of my newest creation: Plasmashock, the NES Zapper pistol / Transformers ultimate geeky crossover! For its transformation mechanism, I built it more similar to Megatron rather than Shockwave; both Transformers used their gun handles as legs, only S...
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Mon, 20 Feb 2012 13:29:19 PST
Plush Super Mario Block with Sound http://www.instructables.com/id/Plush-Super-Mario-Block-with-Sound/
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Thu, 9 Feb 2012 14:17:22 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
Wii http://www.instructables.com/id/Wii-11/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FI2/TRDB/FOMYNW5M/FI2TRDBFOMYNW5M.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI2/TRDB/FOMYNW5M/FI2TRDBFOMYNW5M.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI2/TRDB/FOMYNW5M/FI2TRDBFOMYNW5M.SMALL.jpg downhilldman This is a guide for Wii, a popular game console. Here are some awesome hacks and fun projects for your Nintendo Wii. Want to make your Wii remote more exciting? Add some LED's into its buttons. Want to add some color to your Wii? Learn how to make Mario, Hulk, and Star Wars designs right on your con...
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Mon, 15 Dec 2008 11:22:50 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...
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Sun, 1 Jan 2012 17:18:35 PST