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As the fallout of E3 rests upon the public, Nintendo finds themselves pelted by fierce criticism. Forum posts and blog comments have been predicting the assassination of the Wii core gamer. Not surprisingly, the most ominous declarations have been coming from within Nintendo's ranks. A civil w...

July 21st 2008 at 11:45am

Just another device hacked for Wii-control, yes, but this one's a radio-controlled car! An Austrian fellow claims to have modded his toy car to receive tilt inputs from a Wiimote, making for some novel R.C. Pro-Am throwback action. We're not convinced the setup is as "simple" as its creator claims...

December 21st 2006 at 1:25pm
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There are a lot of mods out there for the NES controller that claim to be practical, but if we admit it they're only just thinly veiled excuses for mature adults to relive their wasted childhood. This latest mod, that makes Nintendo's Robotic Operating Buddy or (R.O.B. for short) controllable via a...

September 25th 2006 at 6:40pm
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Joystiq reader Sean Barlow sent us his story about how he turned his R.O.B. into a nanny cam. That sneaky Nintendo relic fits rather inconspicuously in the playroom. We're rather impressed by the novelty, but can we still play Gyromite?

August 10th 2006 at 3:55am