Instructables: exploring - technology - game http://www.instructables.com Fri, 28 Nov 2014 17:57:23 PST BLOX v1.01 How to make a Retro Video Game style screen http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-Retro-Video-Game-style-screen/
How to make a Retro Video Game style screen - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMS/XYFW/I2XA8DVS/FMSXYFWI2XA8DVS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMS/XYFW/I2XA8DVS/FMSXYFWI2XA8DVS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMS/XYFW/I2XA8DVS/FMSXYFWI2XA8DVS.SMALL.jpg ZekeandMago By Zeke and Mago Step 1: Background Pick a dark grey colour/off-black for your background to give a retro effect Step 2: Picking the font Choose the most retro looking font you can find. I used http://www.dafont.com/robo.font for this sample, but you can use whatever font you want. Step 3: C...
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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/
Make A Glowing L.E.D Triforce! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEJ/VHKR/I2RGXIMU/FEJVHKRI2RGXIMU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEJ/VHKR/I2RGXIMU/FEJVHKRI2RGXIMU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEJ/VHKR/I2RGXIMU/FEJVHKRI2RGXIMU.SMALL.jpg mist8k Lets make a awesome flicking L.E.D Triforce from Zelda! Don't forget to check out my video at the end of this instructable!What you need-Thick sheet of acrylic- I used a magnetic acrylic picture frame purchased from amazon for about £6L.E.D Tea lights- I got a pack of 6 for about £5 once aga...
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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/
SparkTwister: A Wearable Game Using the Spark.io Spark Core - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJV/I32W/I2P3NY32/FJVI32WI2P3NY32.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJV/I32W/I2P3NY32/FJVI32WI2P3NY32.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJV/I32W/I2P3NY32/FJVI32WI2P3NY32.SMALL.jpg borchers SparkTwister is a physical game for 4 or more players. Each player wears a simple controller bracelet made of a Spark.io board with a SparkButton shield and an RGB sensor. When the game starts, all LEDs on your bracelet light up in the same color. Now you have to find another player with the same co...
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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/
Universal Remote Laser Tag - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9M/V3VV/I1WHF5OB/F9MV3VVI1WHF5OB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9M/V3VV/I1WHF5OB/F9MV3VVI1WHF5OB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9M/V3VV/I1WHF5OB/F9MV3VVI1WHF5OB.SMALL.jpg Aleator777 Blast away your friends for hours on end with this custom laser tag system. Who needs to pay to play in an arena when you can make your very own game? Best of all, no special equipment is required, because the "guns" are regular universal TV remotes! Parts and Materials This list includes enoug...
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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/
Create your own Simon Says game with DIY Electro Dough and Arduino! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEV/DBS3/I1KJOCJ2/FEVDBS3I1KJOCJ2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEV/DBS3/I1KJOCJ2/FEVDBS3I1KJOCJ2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEV/DBS3/I1KJOCJ2/FEVDBS3I1KJOCJ2.SMALL.jpg techwillsaveus Getting StartedThe goal of this Instructable is to turn your electro dough into a touch capacitive button with Arduino using the CapSense arduino library and then using it to create a Simon Says game. We’ll be using a capacitive start button and three capacitive buttons for our game.You will need:St...
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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/
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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/
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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-/
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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/
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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/
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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-/
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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/
Quiz Game Show Buzzer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNH/2L6L/HZB3NB4A/FNH2L6LHZB3NB4A.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNH/2L6L/HZB3NB4A/FNH2L6LHZB3NB4A.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNH/2L6L/HZB3NB4A/FNH2L6LHZB3NB4A.SMALL.jpg Clapoti A good friend of mine who's a teacher was doing quizzes in her class making students compete to answer questions... resulting in them complaining they raised their hands before the others.I decided to give her this quiz show type buzzer for Christmas to solve her problems.When one of the players pre...
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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/
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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/
How to control a simple Processing game with Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFI/Y1OG/HXVR3H36/FFIY1OGHXVR3H36.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFI/Y1OG/HXVR3H36/FFIY1OGHXVR3H36.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFI/Y1OG/HXVR3H36/FFIY1OGHXVR3H36.SMALL.jpg Yoruk Hi all, In this Instructable, we will see how to create a "link" between a Processing sketch and an Arduino card. In this example, an ultrasonic module will be used to control a plane in a simple game. Again, this tutorial is just an example, you may use it to create something else, an other game or...
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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/
Make your own little clog out of conductive dough! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCC/1B0J/HXVR32IK/FCC1B0JHXVR32IK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCC/1B0J/HXVR32IK/FCC1B0JHXVR32IK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCC/1B0J/HXVR32IK/FCC1B0JHXVR32IK.SMALL.jpg techwillsaveus 1. Make your own little Clog out of conductive dough :)2. Make some holes in your character 3. Put some insulating dough at the bottom of each hole 4. Build up some conductive walls around the holes (this makes the game more difficult!) 5. Now make the little conductive 'bugs' to take out of Clog ...
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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/
Party-game gamepad (game development) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F05/6K9I/HXQMW0OI/F056K9IHXQMW0OI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F05/6K9I/HXQMW0OI/F056K9IHXQMW0OI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F05/6K9I/HXQMW0OI/F056K9IHXQMW0OI.SMALL.jpg knutknackebröd Finally a small break from the armour collection to give you a D.I.Y. gamepad!(in my case designed for party games)This product is as close to building from scratch as you can get I think. Tools & materials Ok so I wanted to build something like this but didn't want to spend anything on parts bas...
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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/
Tic Tac Toe Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDX/MTR7/HXHR6SHL/FDXMTR7HXHR6SHL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDX/MTR7/HXHR6SHL/FDXMTR7HXHR6SHL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDX/MTR7/HXHR6SHL/FDXMTR7HXHR6SHL.SMALL.jpg redsox70 Required Materials:Arduino board9 switches 18 LEDs (9 of each color)18 resistors (We used 330)2 small bread boards1 large bread boardLots of WireVideo at:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dw3Ve04Trsw Setting up the bread boards Connect the bread boards by whatever means, we had to use hot glue to ...
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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/
PixelArt For Beginers - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWU/4C8F/HX7OXS3B/FWU4C8FHX7OXS3B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWU/4C8F/HX7OXS3B/FWU4C8FHX7OXS3B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWU/4C8F/HX7OXS3B/FWU4C8FHX7OXS3B.SMALL.jpg Quotingmc In this tutorial I will show you the basics of pixel art and how you can start your journey to become the next amazing spriter!I use MS Paint but an photo editor will work fine. I suggest starting with a 32x32 canvas as well.This is my first tutorial so please give me some feedback. Basics Before...
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Fri, 4 Jul 2014 10:15:43 PDT
Build a Low-cost Portable Wii Laptop http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-Low-cost-Portable-Wii-Laptop/
Build a Low-cost Portable Wii Laptop - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVG/UJCS/HX6YDIIJ/FVGUJCSHX6YDIIJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVG/UJCS/HX6YDIIJ/FVGUJCSHX6YDIIJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVG/UJCS/HX6YDIIJ/FVGUJCSHX6YDIIJ.SMALL.jpg Shagglepuff My daily bus ride to school and back takes up a total of an hour, and has taken up a total of an hour for the past few years. This has never been much of an issue for me... but I believe that the best DIY projects are the ones that solve non-issues. Why wait in a bus when I could entertain myself an...
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Thu, 3 Jul 2014 22:13:05 PDT
How to create and use mazes http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-create-and-use-mazes/
How to create and use mazes - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FS0/VKI2/HWOY1TKA/FS0VKI2HWOY1TKA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS0/VKI2/HWOY1TKA/FS0VKI2HWOY1TKA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS0/VKI2/HWOY1TKA/FS0VKI2HWOY1TKA.SMALL.jpg Yoruk Since I was a kid, I always been fascinated by mazes. Playing with them, on a sheet of paper or (even better) in a giant corn pasture maze is something great. Mazes are universal, you don't need written rules to play, you can play alone, make some speed-tests with friends, or making a lot of funny s...
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Sun, 22 Jun 2014 02:51:48 PDT
The simplest game ever http://www.instructables.com/id/The-simplest-game-ever/
The simplest game ever - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8X/0AQX/HWH2K362/F8X0AQXHWH2K362.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8X/0AQX/HWH2K362/F8X0AQXHWH2K362.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8X/0AQX/HWH2K362/F8X0AQXHWH2K362.SMALL.jpg qquuiinn As Moore's law states, processors have been getting faster. In turn, they are ale to process more, meaning that video games are getting more and more realistic. But as microcontrollers and the maker movement have been spreading, so have the number of microcontroller-based games that defy these real...
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Mon, 16 Jun 2014 15:43:31 PDT
Wireless, Steganographic Snapchat-Like Spy Game - Dead Drops Via Recycled Store Card http://www.instructables.com/id/Wireless-NFC-Dead-Drops-A-Recycled-Object-Based-St/
Wireless, Steganographic Snapchat-Like Spy Game - Dead Drops Via Recycled Store Card - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9L/Q6G0/HW37P5E4/F9LQ6G0HW37P5E4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9L/Q6G0/HW37P5E4/F9LQ6G0HW37P5E4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9L/Q6G0/HW37P5E4/F9LQ6G0HW37P5E4.SMALL.jpg dmagryta124 How to recycle a old rewards card into a fun spy game tool.Some store rewards cards have a NFC wireless chip inside them, you can wipe and rewrite this chip to hold a URL link to an expiring file which can be accessed wirelessly. In this tutorial I also added extra layers of trickiness by making the...
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Fri, 6 Jun 2014 18:30:22 PDT
How to get flappy birds free on Android no computer http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-get-flappy-birds-free-on-Android-no-compute/
How to get flappy birds free on Android no computer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWC/EUX5/HVWTI02Z/FWCEUX5HVWTI02Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWC/EUX5/HVWTI02Z/FWCEUX5HVWTI02Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWC/EUX5/HVWTI02Z/FWCEUX5HVWTI02Z.SMALL.jpg -MUCK In this inscrutable, I will show you how to get flappy birds for free and without a computer. Aptoide First you need to get aptoide. Aptoide is an app store that allows you to add other app stores to itself. In these app stores, there are a lot of different apps that Google play doesn't have, i...
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Sun, 1 Jun 2014 14:08:00 PDT
ArDuell http://www.instructables.com/id/ArDuell/
ArDuell - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWY/QINQ/HVMQV9LA/FWYQINQHVMQV9LA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWY/QINQ/HVMQV9LA/FWYQINQHVMQV9LA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWY/QINQ/HVMQV9LA/FWYQINQHVMQV9LA.SMALL.jpg axelholmqvist A basic "1v1-shooting game" made in technology class using Arduino and Processing. Compete against your friend in a one o one duel. After one is killed (i.e. hit by five bullets), a new harder round starts. Best out of three.The characters are controlled in Y-direction with ultrasonic sensors. Black...
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Sun, 25 May 2014 14:38:32 PDT
How To Build Ladder Ball http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Build-Ladder-Ball/
How To Build Ladder Ball - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPN/BZPU/HVJ3A610/FPNBZPUHVJ3A610.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPN/BZPU/HVJ3A610/FPNBZPUHVJ3A610.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPN/BZPU/HVJ3A610/FPNBZPUHVJ3A610.SMALL.jpg cbeberman2014 This intractable will instruct you on how to build the game ladder ball. This game can be used to tailgate at football games, or even just play when hanging out with some of your friends. Materials - First you need to cut 10 pieces of PVC pipe to 12 inches. You will have to measure out 12 inches ...
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Fri, 23 May 2014 09:10:57 PDT
Math Blox http://www.instructables.com/id/Math-Blox/
Math Blox - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVD/BEOG/HV9FUSV8/FVDBEOGHV9FUSV8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVD/BEOG/HV9FUSV8/FVDBEOGHV9FUSV8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVD/BEOG/HV9FUSV8/FVDBEOGHV9FUSV8.SMALL.jpg bfruin Math Blox is a tangible fun math quizzes game.Watch the video above to see how it works! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=90Q0cenjk-cThe game is designed for the Blox Board (described here) that shows the player a set of four numbers along with a target number and it is the player's objective to use ...
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Fri, 16 May 2014 10:54:05 PDT
Game Show Circuit http://www.instructables.com/id/Game-Show-Circuit/
Game Show Circuit - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJY/8RJH/HV3Q6ZCN/FJY8RJHHV3Q6ZCN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJY/8RJH/HV3Q6ZCN/FJY8RJHHV3Q6ZCN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJY/8RJH/HV3Q6ZCN/FJY8RJHHV3Q6ZCN.SMALL.jpg djsfantasi My sister and wife are in education, and the students play a "Jeopardy" like game in the classroom. I wanted to make a circuit for them to use. After seeing several threads regarding game show circuits and attempting (unsuccessfully) to simulate many of them. I decided to attempt my own.My circuit i...
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Tue, 13 May 2014 07:25:02 PDT
Homemade GameCube Mod-Chip http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-GameCube-Mod-Chip/
Homemade GameCube Mod-Chip - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FA1/REGD/HWIMWNW4/FA1REGDHWIMWNW4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA1/REGD/HWIMWNW4/FA1REGDHWIMWNW4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA1/REGD/HWIMWNW4/FA1REGDHWIMWNW4.SMALL.jpg roycetaft So your GameCube discs have become too scratched to read. You planned ahead and made ISO backups of all your games, but after burning them, your GameCube rejects the burned copies. Buying a mod-chip would surely permit your GameCube to accept burned backups of games. However, as GameCubes have bec...
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Mon, 5 May 2014 01:06:53 PDT
Live data to excel from an Arduino Light Sensor http://www.instructables.com/id/Live-data-to-excel-from-an-Arduino-Light-Sensor/
Live data to excel from an Arduino Light Sensor - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDP/GRP6/HU1RXB25/FDPGRP6HU1RXB25.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDP/GRP6/HU1RXB25/FDPGRP6HU1RXB25.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDP/GRP6/HU1RXB25/FDPGRP6HU1RXB25.SMALL.jpg HUKBMBEAR I started this little project the other day when I saw that Instructables had posted a competition for the use of Sensors, however its turning out to be a bit more interesting. My original idea was to take a very simple project (examples in one form or another are available all over the web) add ...
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Wed, 16 Apr 2014 03:11:12 PDT
Batch Game: Dodgems http://www.instructables.com/id/Batch-Game-Dodgems/
Batch Game: Dodgems - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FY1/WZA5/HU3PIKCJ/FY1WZA5HU3PIKCJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY1/WZA5/HU3PIKCJ/FY1WZA5HU3PIKCJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY1/WZA5/HU3PIKCJ/FY1WZA5HU3PIKCJ.SMALL.jpg Gwalin Here I have made a batch game called Dodgems. The point of the game is to, well, dodge the falling obstacles by using the A and D keys to move left and right. I hope everyone enjoys this inscrutable and if anyone has any other ideas please comment below. The Code @echo offtitle Dodgemssetlocal en...
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Tue, 15 Apr 2014 14:28:17 PDT
MapBot for Interactive Exhibits http://www.instructables.com/id/MapBot-for-Interactive-Exhibits/
MapBot for Interactive Exhibits - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FT3/PCSA/HU1A6NK9/FT3PCSAHU1A6NK9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT3/PCSA/HU1A6NK9/FT3PCSAHU1A6NK9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT3/PCSA/HU1A6NK9/FT3PCSAHU1A6NK9.SMALL.jpg Nerdinator Gravity and magnetism are your friends! Especially if you'd like to create an interactive exhibit on the history of 16th-century Portuguese trading networks... This robot is based on the same mechanics as a drawbot, but uses magnets instead of a stylus. When you look at the bot from the front (o...
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Tue, 15 Apr 2014 08:26:15 PDT
Batch Game: Slide Puzzle http://www.instructables.com/id/Batch-Game-Slide-Puzzle/
Batch Game: Slide Puzzle - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPK/AVLC/HTS5CLKF/FPKAVLCHTS5CLKF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPK/AVLC/HTS5CLKF/FPKAVLCHTS5CLKF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPK/AVLC/HTS5CLKF/FPKAVLCHTS5CLKF.SMALL.jpg Gwalin Here i have made a classic slide puzzle game in batch. Use the wasd keys to move the pieces and r to reset it. Please leave comments or suggestions of what else i could make in batch below. The code @echo off title Slide Puzzle setlocal enabledelayedexpansion set default= % set pos=9 s...
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Wed, 9 Apr 2014 13:52:00 PDT
Making a Medieval Game (Draughts or Checkers) on the Laser Engraver http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-a-Medieval-Game-Draughts-or-Checkers-on-the/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FZD/Y5ZZ/HD4VLXFU/FZDY5ZZHD4VLXFU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZD/Y5ZZ/HD4VLXFU/FZDY5ZZHD4VLXFU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZD/Y5ZZ/HD4VLXFU/FZDY5ZZHD4VLXFU.SMALL.gif caladin This is as Quick and Dirty as they come, if you need more details on how to use the files I'm providing Go look at  my post on making 9 mans morris , it's effectively identical except for the file you actually print to the laser engraver. Be aware this file takes forever to download as it's HUGE. T...
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Sun, 6 Apr 2014 21:28:56 PDT
Making a Medieval Game (Alquerque) on the Laser Engraver http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-a-Medieval-Game-Alquerque-on-the-Laser-Engr/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F0L/7Q37/HD7TZ8B5/F0L7Q37HD7TZ8B5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0L/7Q37/HD7TZ8B5/F0L7Q37HD7TZ8B5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0L/7Q37/HD7TZ8B5/F0L7Q37HD7TZ8B5.SMALL.jpg caladin This is as Quick and Dirty as they come, if you need more details on how to use the files I'm providing Go look at  my post on making 9 mans morris , it's effectively identical except for the file you actually print to the laser engraver. If you want to see the Game board well, you HAVE the view t...
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Sun, 6 Apr 2014 21:27:57 PDT