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Bowling Pin Lamp

This lamp modified by Etsy seller RenegadeVintage was originally a bowling arcade game. Those aren’t pins but markers that fold back when hit by balls. Now the assembly is a lamp that provides ambient light perfect for a romantic love nest. Link -via Nag on the Lake

I Can Really Taste The Alien Invasion

Believe it or not, this isn’t actually an arcade game. It’s really a cake based on the classic Galaga arcade machine. Link Via That’s Nerdalicious

What’s Your Middle Name and Would You Like to Change It?

On Fridays, I post a series of unrelated questions meant to spark conversation in the comments. Answer one, answer all, respond to someone else’s reply, whatever you want. On to this week’s topics of discussion… 1. When someone asks if you’ve read a book, and you’ve actually listened to the audiobook version, do you point that [...]

Atari Centipede Arcade Pint Glass

Atari Centipede Arcade Pint Glass – $7.95 In honor of my Dad, I present to you the Atari Centipede Arcade Pint Glass from the NeatoShop. This was the very first arcade game my Dad taught me to play. Here’s to great fun, a great game, and a great Dad! Cheers! Be sure to check out all the [...]


Engineeer and cartoonist Tim Hunkin created an arcade game that at first appears to be an ATM or banking kiosk. When coins are inserted, the banking poster drops and reveals Wack-A-Banker, giving you an opportunity to take your aggressions out on a group of financially oppressive stereotypes. See more pictures and read how this project [...]