4ft long Super Nintendo controller

Yes, you heard me right. The guys at SCAD inc have created this amazing Super Nintendo controller that is about 4 feet long. What’s even cooler is that it’s fully functional as a Super Nintendo controller! They may have been inspired by equally cool classic NES controller coffee table. Nevertheless,...

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Retro NES characters in real life

I’m sure you know by now how much I love classic Nintendo stuff. I still to this day have a functional NES system with a lot of great games. I wish my Famicom still worked, but it has succumbed to old age. In the spirit of keeping the old new,...

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Don’t mess with this samurai

Don’t mess with this samurai

xorsyst.com is now protected by an ancient Samurai willing to do my bidding. No, I have not gone crazy. I am talking about Samurai Weapon, a new blog widget by Koei to promote their new Nintendo DS game, “Kunitori Zunou Battle Nobunaga no Yabou” (Strategic Battle Nobunaga’s Ambition). Upon moving...

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Pop Cutie! Tokyo street fashion on DS

In what seems to be another decent attempt to get a few more Japanese females on board with the every-so-popular Nintendo DS, Nintendo is launching Pop Cutie!, a street fashion video game simulation. And for once, this game isn’t just limited to Japan. It will be out for America on...

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Mega Man Energy Drink

Want to be a Mega Man? Well, I hate to break it to you, but you can’t. However, you can drink Mega Man’s official sports energy drink. Sometime this August in Japan, “Rockman E Can Drink” (Mega Man is called Rockman in Japan). The energy drink is being released to...

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Play DVDs on your Wii

This was bound to happen someday, too bad Nintendo had nothing to do with it. Seems a group of Wii coders have made an application that allows the Wii to have DVD playback. The technique installs a tiny, hidden channel on the Wii that features a DVD access library. Then...

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Kosuke Kitajima trains with Nintendo Wii

I would definitely consider Kosuke Kitajima the face of Japanese olympics this year. Kitajima lived up to expectations and took gold for the 100m breaststroke. When preparing for the Olympics, it takes years of tough training and physical preperation. However, many times we don’t hear about the mental prepreation taken...

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Project Beauty: Your own makeup consultant

Japanese women will soon be able to have the wisdom of a beauty consultant in the palm of their hand. On November 27th, Sega will release their latest Nintendo DS title called Project Beauty. The DS title takes digital images of the users face, and then analyzes the position of...

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Stuffed plush portables

You can never have too many soft replicas of your favorite electronics as falling asleep with them on the bed may prove painful when you roll over onto the stylus of your Nintendo DS. Designer Kmila Rodz has created awesome felt plush versions of the IPhone, classic Game Boy, and...

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Nanaca Crash!

Looking for a fun way to waste time that involves a cute anime girl named Nanaca running into Taichi with her bike causing him to go flying in the air all while being rated for distance? Yea, I know you are. So that’s why I choose to share Nanaca Crash!...

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Bandai Namco wants more subtitles

We all know that the overseas anime and gaming markets are growing at a ridiculous pace. Anime companies in Japan, in particular, simply cannot keep up with the demand in non-Japanese speaking regions. Bandai Namco must have realized this, and have taken the first steps to help their overseas distribution....

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Wii Music Trailer

No one can deny the success that Nintendo has had with their Wii console. Since the system was launched in late 2006, it has become the largest selling game console in the world. Nintendo hasn’t faltered in releasing popular in-house titles such as Wii Sports (bundled, but a crowd favorite),Super...

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