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Submitted by Relientk77 498d ago | news

The iam8bit Entertainment System's homemade console premieres in Los Angeles

Joystiq - The iam8bit gallery in Los Angeles premiered its latest video game-related art show last night, called the iam8bit Entertainment System. The centerpiece of the show was Travis Chen's homemade two-player console, which is a custom-made PC running MAME encased in natural bamboo, with two homemade controller boxes playing three different indie games: Canabalt's two-player version, the Sportsfriends bundle's BaraBariBall, and Chen's own Adventure Time game jam game, Bad Atticube. (Retro)

snake_eater  +   498d ago
Does it need to be connected to the internet every 24h?
nix  +   498d ago
Can i share games to more than one friend? What if i rent? What if i get a second hand game? You know those retro games came out long time back and are so hard to find.
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Foxgod  +   498d ago
It doesnt support internet, and no you cannot share your games, they are inside the console itself.
Lvl_up_gamer  +   498d ago
Does it have a joint straining, arthritis inducing controller due to it's out dated parallel analog stick placement?

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