Instructables: exploring - technology - game http://www.instructables.com Thu, 18 Dec 2014 01:37:50 PST BLOX v1.01 3D printed Portal Companion Cube http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-printed-Portal-Companion-Cube/
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Thu, 18 Dec 2014 01:17:34 PST
Simple Game with Spark IO Photon http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Game-with-Spark-IO-Photon/
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Wed, 17 Dec 2014 16:26:22 PST
FPGA Tic Tac Toe http://www.instructables.com/id/FPGA-Tic-Tac-Toe/
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Fri, 12 Dec 2014 00:29:18 PST
3D Printed Pinball Machine http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Pinball-Machine/
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Thu, 11 Dec 2014 18:40:45 PST
Experiments with Magnets, Cans and More http://www.instructables.com/id/Experiments-with-Magnets-Cans-and-More/
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Thu, 11 Dec 2014 13:07:32 PST
VHDL game: LED - Button Push Game Instructable http://www.instructables.com/id/VHDL-game-LED-Button-Push-Game-Instructable/
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Tue, 9 Dec 2014 10:10:57 PST
Runner Game in VHDL http://www.instructables.com/id/Runner-Game-in-VHDL/
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Mon, 8 Dec 2014 16:52:29 PST
FPGA Simon Clone http://www.instructables.com/id/FPGA-Simon-Clone/
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Mon, 8 Dec 2014 08:44:10 PST
How To Make Pixel Art http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-Pixel-Art/
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Mon, 8 Dec 2014 04:08:16 PST
Decimal to Binary Conversion Game http://www.instructables.com/id/Decimal-to-Binary-Conversion-GameQuiz-Work-in-Prog/
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Sat, 6 Dec 2014 20:35:36 PST
Nine-Shine-Line: The LED Timing Game http://www.instructables.com/id/Nine-Shine-Line-The-LED-Timing-Game/
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Sat, 6 Dec 2014 14:31:53 PST
The Amazing Maze Game for Nexys 3 http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Amazing-Maze-Game-for-Nexys-3/
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Fri, 5 Dec 2014 00:32:44 PST
Nexys3 LED Timer Game http://www.instructables.com/id/Nexys3-LED-Timer-Game/
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Thu, 4 Dec 2014 23:47:11 PST
Nexys-2 Light Dodger Game http://www.instructables.com/id/Nexys-2-Light-Dodger-Game-Work-In-Progress/
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Wed, 3 Dec 2014 13:40:41 PST
TF2 Paintball Sentry Lv.1 http://www.instructables.com/id/TF2-Paintball-Sentry-Lv1/
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Tue, 2 Dec 2014 10:27:46 PST
How To Create/Edit A Game http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-CreateEdit-A-Game/
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Mon, 1 Dec 2014 10:48:41 PST
How to make a Retro Video Game style screen http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-Retro-Video-Game-style-screen/
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Tue, 25 Nov 2014 05:45:21 PST
Understanding the Laser Shooting Game http://www.instructables.com/id/Understanding-the-Laser-Shooting-Game/
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Sat, 22 Nov 2014 10:00:07 PST
Make A Glowing L.E.D Triforce! http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-A-Glowing-LED-Triforce/
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Fri, 21 Nov 2014 09:18:00 PST
SparkTwister: A Wearable Game Using the Spark.io Spark Core http://www.instructables.com/id/SparkTwister-A-Wearable-Game-Using-the-Sparkio-Spa/
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Wed, 19 Nov 2014 17:43:45 PST
Interactive LED Programmable Canvas http://www.instructables.com/id/Interactive-LED-Programmable-Canvas/
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Sat, 15 Nov 2014 10:20:22 PST
IcosaLEDron: A Multi LED Smart Ball http://www.instructables.com/id/IcosaLEDron-A-Multi-LED-Smart-Ball/
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Mon, 3 Nov 2014 20:09:42 PST
Pacman profil arcade http://www.instructables.com/id/Pacman-profil-arcade/
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Mon, 3 Nov 2014 10:07:59 PST
Universal Remote Laser Tag http://www.instructables.com/id/Universal-Remote-Laser-Tag/
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Thu, 30 Oct 2014 14:35:03 PDT
Smart Phone Game Console http://www.instructables.com/id/Smart-Phone-Game-Console/
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Tue, 28 Oct 2014 13:39:13 PDT
Game show buzz in system http://www.instructables.com/id/Game-show-buzz-in-system/
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Sat, 25 Oct 2014 08:38:31 PDT
Create your own Simon Says game with DIY Electro Dough and Arduino! http://www.instructables.com/id/Create-your-own-Simon-Says-game-with-DIY-Electro-D/
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Tue, 21 Oct 2014 10:29:29 PDT
Raspberry Pi Emulator Console for the Backseat http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-Emulator-Console-for-the-Backseat/
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Sat, 18 Oct 2014 19:58:56 PDT
DIY a Spelling Game with an Interactive Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-a-Spelling-Game-with-an-Interactive-Robot/
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Sat, 18 Oct 2014 09:03:56 PDT
Awesome batch application [Nero eleven soccer + Fake flash] http://www.instructables.com/id/Awesome-batch-application-Nero-eleven-soccer-Fake-/
Awesome batch application [Nero eleven soccer + Fake flash] - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FST/TLVT/I1ETU39U/FSTTLVTI1ETU39U.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FST/TLVT/I1ETU39U/FSTTLVTI1ETU39U.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FST/TLVT/I1ETU39U/FSTTLVTI1ETU39U.SMALL.jpg Nyerhowoi1 AWESOME BATCH APPLICATIONS FAKE FLASHMake it look as if your computer is damaged every time you log on to your account. It is completely harmless, just run the bat file Antidote for fake_flash and it will be removed. NERO ELEVEN(11) SOCCERAn awesome batch penalty game. commentator's voice is include...
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Fri, 17 Oct 2014 05:44:40 PDT
Sprites & Graphics On the Micromite Companion http://www.instructables.com/id/Sprites-Graphics-On-the-Micromite-Companion/
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Wed, 15 Oct 2014 16:33:20 PDT
Fish Food Game, LOL Shield http://www.instructables.com/id/Fish-Food-Game-LOL-Shield/
Fish Food Game, LOL Shield - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FV1/LA0G/I12KL362/FV1LA0GI12KL362.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV1/LA0G/I12KL362/FV1LA0GI12KL362.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV1/LA0G/I12KL362/FV1LA0GI12KL362.SMALL.jpg lledapps The Fish Food Game uses an LoL Shield, Gyro Scope and an Arduino. The player tries to eat-up all the food on the board. Step 1: Parts List In this project, you will need:1 x Ardunio UNO, Cost: $8 to $251 x LoL Shield, Cost: $25, http://jimmieprodgers.com/kits/lolshield/1 x Gyro Scope, GY-521 MPU5...
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Fri, 10 Oct 2014 16:42:45 PDT
Flashlight Tag with Lilypad http://www.instructables.com/id/Flashlight-Tag-with-Lilypad/
Flashlight Tag with Lilypad - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPS/62V9/I0VP2VOJ/FPS62V9I0VP2VOJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPS/62V9/I0VP2VOJ/FPS62V9I0VP2VOJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPS/62V9/I0VP2VOJ/FPS62V9I0VP2VOJ.SMALL.jpg arthur.berman.10 Using Lilypad and some other pieces, build a suit to play flashlight tag with your friends. Parts 1 Battery1 Old T-Shirt1 Rectangular piece of fabric5 LED's1 Light Sensor1 Lilypad Arduino1 Vibration MotorConductive Thread and NeedleInsulated Wire (and wire strippers)1 Light Wooden Board Add th...
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Tue, 7 Oct 2014 17:12:16 PDT
Low Cost Wireless DIY Game Show System for Holiday Parties http://www.instructables.com/id/Low-Cost-Wireless-DIY-Game-Show-System-for-Holiday/
Low Cost Wireless DIY Game Show System for Holiday Parties - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ4/E6PE/I0TV92EW/FQ4E6PEI0TV92EW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ4/E6PE/I0TV92EW/FQ4E6PEI0TV92EW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ4/E6PE/I0TV92EW/FQ4E6PEI0TV92EW.SMALL.jpg itaparcade Don't want a boring holiday party? Why not add some trivia game show fun to your holiday party without it costing you a lot of money? We have a $15 wireless game show popper system solution for you based on a discontinued Duo Pop for iPad Game and a really small Arduino compatible microcontroller k...
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Thu, 2 Oct 2014 14:58:00 PDT
EXTREME COMMENTING ROUND 2! http://www.instructables.com/id/EXTREME-COMMENTING-ROUND-2/
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Sat, 27 Sep 2014 08:59:43 PDT
How to create a simple, basic, computer game with batch http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-create-a-simple-basic-computer-game-with-/
How to create a simple, basic, computer game with batch - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4L/55DU/HK1DETI4/F4L55DUHK1DETI4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4L/55DU/HK1DETI4/F4L55DUHK1DETI4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4L/55DU/HK1DETI4/F4L55DUHK1DETI4.SMALL.jpg warspyking Alright so you know a little batch eh? You wanna make a computer game now, well lets examine the basics. You can make a text based game, like a quiz game or something, but you can not and i mean CAN NOT make a multiplayer warfare game with upgrading towers and training your soldiers, dont bother try...
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Thu, 25 Sep 2014 12:14:58 PDT
Making a USB Game Controller http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-a-USB-Game-Controller/
Making a USB Game Controller - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNN/G6FC/I06J93E0/FNNG6FCI06J93E0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNN/G6FC/I06J93E0/FNNG6FCI06J93E0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNN/G6FC/I06J93E0/FNNG6FCI06J93E0.SMALL.jpg NextFab Here at NextFab, we designed a fully functional, USB game controller for Philly Tech Week. This project will be particularly tricky without some more serious electronics equipment or a local makerspace with the proper tools, but we thought we would post our walk-through in case you do have the acce...
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Wed, 17 Sep 2014 12:36:25 PDT
EC1 based USB powered electronic die http://www.instructables.com/id/EC1-based-USB-powered-electronic-dy/
EC1 based USB powered electronic die - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRC/B3PI/HZPDZ8H2/FRCB3PIHZPDZ8H2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRC/B3PI/HZPDZ8H2/FRCB3PIHZPDZ8H2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRC/B3PI/HZPDZ8H2/FRCB3PIHZPDZ8H2.SMALL.jpg kf7oor Parts:1x EC1 SPLat PLC1x 7 segment common cathode digital display7x 33 ohm resistorsfemale header connectorssoldersoldering iron 1x push button (normally open) Misc. wireA computer running SPLat/PC, the free SPLat programming environment (IDE) Schematic Solder the digital display Lets start b...
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Fri, 5 Sep 2014 22:48:30 PDT
Raspberry Pi Powered Bar-top Arcade Machine http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-PiCade-Bartop-Arcade-Machine-powered-by-/
Raspberry Pi Powered Bar-top Arcade Machine - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCV/USXM/HZB3NT75/FCVUSXMHZB3NT75.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCV/USXM/HZB3NT75/FCVUSXMHZB3NT75.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCV/USXM/HZB3NT75/FCVUSXMHZB3NT75.SMALL.jpg MoTinkerGNome I was browsing Instructables when i came across rbates4 and his Raspberry Pi powered arcade machine. http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-your-own-Min...I figured hey I have a spare DVI monitor, an X-arcadestick and a desire to tinker with the Raspberry Pi microcomputer. I am going to have to build...
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Wed, 27 Aug 2014 06:25:21 PDT
Quiz Game Show Buzzer http://www.instructables.com/id/Quiz-Game-Show-Buzzer/
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Tue, 26 Aug 2014 18:44:43 PDT
LittleBits Arduino at Heart Name That Tune Guessing Game http://www.instructables.com/id/LittleBits-Arduino-at-Heart-Name-That-Tune-Guessin/
LittleBits Arduino at Heart Name That Tune Guessing Game - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCD/DPCV/HZ3YCC90/FCDDPCVHZ3YCC90.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCD/DPCV/HZ3YCC90/FCDDPCVHZ3YCC90.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCD/DPCV/HZ3YCC90/FCDDPCVHZ3YCC90.SMALL.jpg CiceroDIY This Instructable is for a rhythm-only tune guessing game. You can do a similar game using actual tones if you have a speaker, but we don't! The only noise-making bit we have right now is a buzzer, so we used that instead. It makes it more challenging! :)The project uses several littleBits, includin...
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Thu, 21 Aug 2014 12:08:40 PDT
Electronic Roulette for Truth or Dare Game http://www.instructables.com/id/Electronic-Roulette-for-Truth-or-Dare-Game/
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Mon, 18 Aug 2014 06:41:17 PDT
GameCube LED Light Mod http://www.instructables.com/id/GameCube-mods-LED-Light-Mod/
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Sat, 16 Aug 2014 17:44:12 PDT
Arduino - Memory Game http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Memory-Game-1/
Arduino - Memory Game - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FI9/0TLU/HXXHI0LD/FI90TLUHXXHI0LD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI9/0TLU/HXXHI0LD/FI90TLUHXXHI0LD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI9/0TLU/HXXHI0LD/FI90TLUHXXHI0LD.SMALL.jpg FilipeBR Learn how to make an awesome game of inexpensive memory using little.The idea of this game is that you exercise your memory every round. When it starts, every color will flash, then one aleartória color will light and its respective tone will sound in Piezo. When it rings, you must click the appropr...
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Tue, 22 Jul 2014 12:16:09 PDT
How to control a simple Processing game with Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-control-a-simple-Processing-game-with-Ardui/
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Mon, 21 Jul 2014 11:35:11 PDT
Make your own little clog out of conductive dough! http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-your-own-little-clog-out-of-conductive-dough/
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Mon, 21 Jul 2014 07:12:23 PDT
Party-game gamepad (game development) http://www.instructables.com/id/Party-game-gamepad-game-development/
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Thu, 17 Jul 2014 16:35:39 PDT
Tic Tac Toe Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Tic-Tac-Toe-Arduino/
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Fri, 11 Jul 2014 12:07:18 PDT
Nintendo DS and 3DS game + SD card case/holder. http://www.instructables.com/id/Nintendo-DS-and-3DS-game-SD-card-caseholder/
Nintendo DS and 3DS game + SD card case/holder. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6N/N8BA/HXDOM3UY/F6NN8BAHXDOM3UY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6N/N8BA/HXDOM3UY/F6NN8BAHXDOM3UY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6N/N8BA/HXDOM3UY/F6NN8BAHXDOM3UY.SMALL.jpg rbates4 Store your loose DS and 3DS games with an old CD jewel case, and some CNC know-how! Back in the day, third-party PS1 memory cards were sold in a CD jewel case with a custom molded insert. I still store my memory cards like this (but I lost the insert). I've never been able to find a case similar to...
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Tue, 8 Jul 2014 17:20:35 PDT
PixelArt For Beginers http://www.instructables.com/id/PixelArt-For-Beginers/
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Fri, 4 Jul 2014 10:15:43 PDT