Nintendo had a knitting accessory for the NES!

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  1. Fudge
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    Fudge Remember that death is not the end, but only a tra

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    Nintendo had some pretty obscure and unique accessories, but damn, how would this even work!?
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    Full story http://www.nintendolife.com/news/2012/08/good_lord_the_knit_tendo_entertainment_system_actually_exists
     
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  2. soulx

    soulx GBAtemp Legend

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    It never came out.




    Still pretty interesting, though.
     
  3. Clarky

    Clarky Don't you know who I think I am?

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    it only did everthing hey?
     
  4. Fudge
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    Fudge Remember that death is not the end, but only a tra

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    how would this even work!?
     
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  5. Vulpes Abnocto

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    It's really too bad this was never offered to the public. If it was, maybe my grandmother would have something to do other than Windows XP solitaire.
    (Yes, it absolutely MUST be the XP version)
     
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  6. chris888222

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    That's... Unique?
     
  7. Veho

    Veho The man who cried "Ni".

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    That joke had me in stitches.


    Seriously though, it's a shame this never came out.
     
  8. lokomelo

    lokomelo Edson Arantes do Nascimento

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    I'm still waiting for my Snes-Expresso-Machine and for my N64-Beer-Maker
     
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  9. Guild McCommunist

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    It looks like they couldn't reap and sew any potential from this product.

    A product this outrageous is as rare as a needle in a haystack.

    Nintendo's R&D department really is a close knit community.

    I'm guessing there were a lot of strings attached.

    They were actually going to introduce a system similar to Sony's crossplay with this product called crosshatching.

    This thread is really silly.
     
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  10. Law

    Law rip ninjacat that zarcon made me

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    You people really need a new yarn to spin, this pun shit is getting old.
     
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  11. Clarky

    Clarky Don't you know who I think I am?

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    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZLnm_dRzr84
     
  12. Rydian

    Rydian Resident Furvert™

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    Well the FamiCom was Family Computer... and they did attempt to push office software at one point.
     
  13. loco365

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    "Dude where'd you get the hat?"

    "Oh, Grandma NES made it for me."

    You know you're popular when...
     
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    Awesome, can't wait for this.
     
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  15. Gahars

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    Awesome, guys, these left me in stitches.
     
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  16. kingcolex

    kingcolex Joe "Coop" Cooper

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    Now only if we can get a rom of the software, and a third party makes the hardware for this then we got something.
     
  17. Vulpes Abnocto

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    It's very cunning.
     
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  18. Lastly

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    I believe I saw this before... and it was really u-knit... uhhh I mean unique. No, really; no sarcasm intended unless my memories failed me, I saw this before.
     
  19. kingcolex

    kingcolex Joe "Coop" Cooper

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    When a man goes out in public in hat like that. You know hes not afraid of anything.
     
  20. RupeeClock

    RupeeClock Colors 3D Snivy!

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    The Famicom disk system did in fact have software for designing your own sweaters, which you could have made too for a cost.
    http://www.mariowiki.com/I_am_a_Teacher:_Super_Mario_Sweater
    http://princess-peach.net/games/FDS%20-%20Super%20Mario%20no%20Sweater.htm

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    I don't think the japanese sweater designing game had its own knitting peripheral though.
     
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