The Zelda Theme Played On Musical Calculators Sounds Great

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The AR-7778 is a calculator that makes musical notes when the buttons are pressed. Twitter user Atarime uses this neat calculator to play famous tunes.

The Zelda tune, for example, sounds terrific:


So do other tunes.


Originally from Texas, Ashcraft has called Osaka home since 2001. He has authored six books, including most recently, The Japanese Sake Bible.

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For those who are curious:

1. Main theme (The Legend of Zelda)

2. Opening (Pokémon 1. Gen)

3. Former former former life (Your Name)

4. Galaxy Express 999 (Galaxy Express 999)

5. “Paprika”

6. The Cruel Angel’s Thesis (Neon Genesis Evangelion)

Sadly, I don’t know where “Paprika” comes from.