Build Your Own Adorably Tiny Arcade Cabinet With This DIY Kit

If arcades were part of your childhood, you've probably yearned for a cabinet of your own for playing classics like Pac-Man or Galaga. The only downside is they're not exactly portable, here's a better solution. This arcade cabinet stands just eight inches tall, so you can carry it anywhere, and it uses a Raspberry Pi… » 8/26/14 10:02am 8/26/14 10:02am

The Original Game Boy Is Travelers' Best Friend Once More

There was a time you couldn't board an airplane without seeing at least a half dozen Game Boys. That time has come again, thanks to Think Geek's Travel Boy carry-on luggage. » 9/25/13 5:30pm 9/25/13 5:30pm

Here's A New, Limited Edition Borderlands 2 Loot Chest [Update: Image…

Gearbox's last Borderlands 2 loot chests were such a hit, they decided to make a new version to match the style (aka diamond plated) of the in-game chests in the sequel. » 3/24/13 12:56pm 3/24/13 12:56pm

With iPad and iCade Combined, a Classic Game Console is Reborn

Rantmedia games and ION have given me back a substantial portion of my childhood — the early days when I could be found sitting in front of an odd black box playing simple vector-based games with a controller connected via coiled telephone cord. So the controller isn't corded this time around. Between the Vectrex… » 12/12/12 4:55pm 12/12/12 4:55pm

If You're Dressing As Mario for Halloween, You Should Make Sure You…

This is fun. ThinkGeek is selling something they call an "audio reality costume." The gist is that, with Halloween a-coming, it's one thing to dress like a favorite character or nerd icon... but how much better to sound like one, too? » 10/12/12 7:00pm 10/12/12 7:00pm

And Then Every Light Switch In My Home Was Replaced with an Arcade…

New at that repository of all things awesome that is ThinkGeek, the Power-Up Arcade Light Switch Plate transforms your boring light switches into amazing arcade-style joysticks that I would be happy to catch between my shoulder blades on a regular basis. » 8/29/12 6:45pm 8/29/12 6:45pm

April Fools! All of These Announcements Are Fake—but Which Ones are…

Alright, it may be a Sunday, but it's still April Fools' Day, a very special day in video gaming, and many of its companies, studios and merchants are pulling hoaxes and stunts, and making gag announcements. So let's round up as many as we can here! » 4/01/12 7:30pm 4/01/12 7:30pm

The Life-Size Portal 2 Inflatable Sentry Turret is Now Available for…

Damn society, always trying to put the safety of the many above the enjoyment of a few. That's why we can't have real Portal 2 » 3/21/12 2:20pm 3/21/12 2:20pm turrets scattered about our homes, monitoring and usually protecting our valuables and loved ones. Thanks the amazing things retailer ThinkGeek we can now at least own an inflatable facsimile.

Make Your Spud an Aperture Potato with These Portal 2 Toys

While NECA rolled out a bunch of impressive Valve-licensed stuff, I was still charmed by the Portal 2 offerings shown by ThinkGeek. Along a Companion Cube cookie jar and talking turrets, they also had Aperture Science cores that blurted out phrases from the Portal games. But the highlight had to be the Science Fair… » 2/16/12 9:30am 2/16/12 9:30am

Geeks Get Their Own Collectible Trading Cards

Last year, illustrator Len Peralta crafted a set of 52 collectible trading cards based on the geek elite, from music, television, video games and beyond. Now, those "Geek A Week" cards are made real, thanks to ThinkGeek. » 2/22/11 4:30pm 2/22/11 4:30pm

iCade Makes Your iPad Feel Like A Real Arcade Machine

What began life as an April Fool's Day joke is now a real product at CES 2011. This is Ion Audio and Think Geek's iCade, the mini arcade cabinet for your iPad. » 1/06/11 10:00pm 1/06/11 10:00pm

Dreamcast New In Box $99 At ThinkGeek

Retire that poor, battered Dreamcast desperately clinging to life in your entertainment center with a shiny new one from ThinkGeek, where they're offering the console new in box for $99. » 4/22/09 10:40am 4/22/09 10:40am