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Submission + - How Much is the Worlds Rarest Video Game Console Worth ?

An anonymous reader writes: Here on Slashdot we have seen an auction of the only English version of Final Fantasy 2 NES Cartridge sell for $50K and the Legend of Zelda NES Nintendo Prototype go for an outstanding 150k and that barmy million dollar plus auction of complete game sets and consoles. How much then would you think a Sega Pluto which is a Sega Saturn variant of which only 2 are known to exist, the auction on Ebay ended at $15.500 but didnt hit the reserve price. How much is possibly one of the rarest consoles in the world worth ?

Submission + - Ultra Rare Sega Pluto Console Appears on Ebay

An anonymous reader writes: Sega Saturn News have posted that the Sega Pluto which is a Sega Saturn prototype unit with a different shell and a NetLink Internet Modem accessory built in is now on an auction on the Ebay Site, the console is rumoured to be one of only two ever built and was a precursor to the Sega Saturn having a Modem addon to play such classics as Daytona USA and Duke Nukem 3D.
Nintendo

Submission + - Homebrew Working on the WiiU

YokimaSun writes: The Nintendo WiiU was only released yesterday in the USA and already Homebrewers can enjoy playing their games and emulators on the system. WiiU News has a video of the homebrew game Connect 4 working on the WiiU via the consoles Wii Mode and Comex's "Stack Smash" exploit. Recently released emulators that were released for the Wii and will also work using this method include emulators for systems such as Nintendo 64, Super Nintendo and Nes.
Android

Submission + - The 50 Dollar Android Tablet

YokimaSun writes: In these days where times are hard and we can`t all afford iPads with their high price, Kindle Fire which although cheaper is still around the $150 price and promises of a $10 dollar laptop which later shot up to $100. Android News has found an Android Tablet that sells for a measly 50 Dollars, for that you get a 7 Inch screen, Front Facing Camera, 4GB of Expandable Storage and an OS running Android 2.2 Froyo. For that price though do you get a usable Tablet ?
Android

Submission + - The 50 Dollar Tablet

YokimaSun writes: In these days where times are hard and we can`t all afford iPads with their rediculously high price and promises of a $10 dollar laptop which later shot up to $100. Its amazing to find an Android Tablet that sells for a measly 50 Dollars, for that you get a 7 Inch screen, Front Facing Camera, 4GB of Expandable Storage and an OS running Android 2.2 Froyo. Cant wait to see the Kindle Fire at that price.
Android

Submission + - Samsung GALAXY S3 Android 4.1 showing in the video (blogspot.de)

An anonymous reader writes: Samsung has already begun with the Samsung GALAXY S3 Android 4.1 Update. Although the users have to wait a little in Germany, but it can only be a days. Now a video has surfaced to see in the Android 4.1 on the Samsung GALAXY S3
Android

Submission + - Galaxy Note II Released in the UK Today

YokimaSun writes: Samsung have today released the Galaxy Note 2 in the UK, the new iPhone 5 rival boasts 16GB of memory, comes with Android Jelly Bean installed, a massive 5.5” HD Super AMOLED screen, 16:9 screen ratio, 1.6 GHz quad-core processor, 3100mAh battery, 8 megapixel camera with best shot feature, S Pen functionality and is HSPA+ compatible. Lets see how long it is before Apple find something to take Samsung to court in the UK.
Android

Submission + - The Swiss Army Knife of Joypads (kickstarter.com)

YokimaSun writes: In these days where we all own a Mobile Phone, a PC, A Laptop, a Tablet and devices like the Raspberry PI or the soon to be released Ouya Console. A new joypad is to be released that also doubles as a keyboard which worked on everyone one of them. That dream is realised with a new open source joypad called the iControlPad 2, the joypad works with any device that has bluetooth or USB Connectivity, it features Dual analogue controls, a 4 row Qwerty Keyboard, Shoulder and Face Buttons and a 14 hour Battery life. On the kickstarter page they claim it can also be used with the likes of Robots and RC devices like helicopters.
Android

Submission + - The Ultimate Joypad for Any Gadget ?

YokimaSun writes: In these days where we all own a Mobile Phone, PC, Laptop, Tablet and devices like the Raspberry PI or the soon to be released Ouya Console. A new joypad is to be released that also doubles as a keyboard which worked on everyone one of them. That dream is realised with a new open source joypad called the iControlPad 2, the joypad works with any device that has bluetooth or USB Connectivity such has IOS/Android, it features Dual analogue controls, a 4 row Qwerty Keyboard, Shoulder and Face Buttons and a 14 hour Battery life. On the kickstarter page they claim it can also be used with the likes of Robots and RC devices.
Open Source

Submission + - The One Joypad To Rule Them All 1

Croakyvoice writes: In these days where we all own a Mobile Phone, a PC, A Laptop, a Tablet and maybe your thinking of owning a Raspberry PI or the soon to be released Ouya Console. What would you say if there was a joypad released that also doubled as a keyboard which worked on everyone one of them. That dream is realised with a new open source joypad called the iControlPad 2, the joypad works with any device that has bluetooth or USB Connectivity, it features Dual analogue controls, a 4 row Qwerty Keyboard, Shoulder and Face Buttons and a 14 hour Battery life. Could be the perfect answer for those who hate playing touchscreen games on the likes of iPhone/iPad.
Open Source

Submission + - iControlPad 2 - The Open Source Controller (kickstarter.com)

YokimaSun writes: "Over on Kickstarter a new project has been announced by the people who brought out the OpenPandora Console. The iControlPad 2 is an open source controller with support for the likes of iPhone, Android Phones, Ouya, Raspberry Pi and anything that has bluetooth or USB Connections and features 55 key Qwerty keyboard, Shoulder buttons, Twin analogue nubs, Dpad. The Kickstarter campaign is now halfway to their $150,000 goal with 18 days to go."

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