An Armed Siege in the UK Was Caused by a Video Game Light Gun

The next time you’re waving your light gun out the window in celebration of another 1,000 zombie headshots in House of the Dead, spare a thought for your distressed neighbours peering through the curtains — you may look like a crazed gunman. » 9/27/13 6:11am 9/27/13 6:11am

Why Lightguns Are Restricted by Most Hunting Permits

And with a bit of luck and a lot of practiced skill, the stoic hunter feeds his family for another day. Now commemorate the plebeian triumph with this $19 shirt. [uneetee via Fashionably Geek] » 9/21/09 12:00pm 9/21/09 12:00pm

Portable NES Gets Light Gun, Remains Smaller Than the Cartridges It…

The oddly-proportioned portable NES called the FC Mobile is great because it plays actual NES cartridges. Now, with the addition of a light gun, TV-out, and external controllers, the FC Mobile II is even better. » 4/25/09 7:15pm 4/25/09 7:15pm

Wii Overkill Hand Cannon Is Dirty Harry Approved

When I think shooting stuff, I think Clint Eastwood, a guy who would never carry the Wii Zapper into a room full of zombies. But he'd love the Overkill Hand Cannon, punks. » 1/20/09 9:20am 1/20/09 9:20am

The Original Simon Patent (And 32 More Vintage Game Patents)

Over at Technologizer, they've assembled a fantastic list of vintage electronic game patents, including this original patent drawing of Simon. » 12/29/08 12:03pm 12/29/08 12:03pm

Duck Hunt Fashion Cuff For Retro, Accessory-Loving Gamers

So good at Duck Hunt that you need to rep your weapon on your sleeve? I didn't think so. But in case you were feeling nostalgic for both a game and a fashion accessory from a by-gone era, crafts person bettydeath from Etsy has made a cuff featuring a stylized version of the iconic game's light gun. She has both red… » 6/07/08 10:00am 6/07/08 10:00am

Brando Wii Light Gun Has Two Modes: Regular and Pistol

If you can't wait for the official Nintendo Wiimote Light Gun to come out, Brando's Light Gun looks just as good. It's the standard "gun up front, nunchuk in back" scheme that Nintendo has, but Brando's version actually detaches into a pistol-only mode. And if our hands-on time at E3 told us anything. breaking out… » 9/11/07 7:00pm 9/11/07 7:00pm