Animator turns Nintendo Power Glove into cool stop-motion film tool

Animator Dillon Markey—who works for Robot Chicken and famous animation studio PESfilm—took an old Nintendo Power Glove, replaced the circuit board, added bluetooth connectivity, and transformed it into a cool animation tool. This short documentary explains how he did it: » 1/14/15 6:04am 1/14/15 6:04am

Hacker Controls This Rave-Approved LED Suit With an NES Power Glove

The Power Glove was the quirkiest little peripheral ever devised for the Nintendo Entertainment System. Although if found only limited use on that platform, modern day tinkers with access to cheap and simple microcontrollers can now turn these 25-year-old video game artifacts into futuristic wearables. » 9/28/14 2:20pm 9/28/14 2:20pm

This Is the Power Glove Oven Mitt You Want To Buy

About a year ago we brought news of a Power Glove themed oven mitt that had anyone who grew up playing the NES excited to do some baking. But that version was made of heatproof fabric and while it looked convincing enough, it can't hold a candle—or a hot tray of cookies—to this amazingly detailed silicone Power Glove… » 3/25/14 4:20pm 3/25/14 4:20pm

Resurrect Your Wireless Mouse as a DIY Powerglove

Touchpads? Meh. Touchscreens? Bleh. Powergloves? Oh hell yes. Unfortunately/Obviously no one is in the business of making powerglove pointer devices for your computer right now, but don't let that stop you from hacking together your own, you wonderful psycho. » 12/17/13 3:47pm 12/17/13 3:47pm

This Power Glove Oven Mitt Guarantees You're a Wizard In the Kitchen

Taking inspiration from one of Nintendo's most useless peripherals, the Power Mitt is an awesome riff on the Power Glove that promises to turn anyone into a wizard in the kitchen—with or without the help of Fred Savage. » 4/15/13 10:30am 4/15/13 10:30am

Peregrine Overpowers the Power Glove, May Actually Work

Like the beloved Nintendo Power Glove, Peregrine is essentially a glove-shaped controller, though for the PC this time. It can recognize about 30 gestures (touching a finger to thumb, or finger to palm, for example) and recognize them as hotkeys.
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Nintendo Power Glove Updated With Accelerometer, Bluetooth, Irony

Instructables has a great hack to turn an old Power Glove, that triumph of silliness, into an Arduino-controlled, Bluetooth-and-accelerometer-sporting modern peripheral. » 4/04/09 4:30pm 4/04/09 4:30pm

Classic NES Power Glove Tattoo

We thought we were over looking at tattoos on the Internet. Then Kotaku posts this Power Glove masterpiece. We might have to say it...can't resist the cliché...but trying so hard... » 10/14/07 11:45am 10/14/07 11:45am

You Have the Power: Wii Powerglove

Taking us all back to the first time Fred Savage was a star, this Wii Power Glove takes an already nerdy thing (the Wii) and makes it even nerdier. The modder went and stuck a Wii on a powerglove, complete with finger switches to activate the A and B buttons and black paint job to match the Powerglove's sweet,… » 6/13/07 7:00pm 6/13/07 7:00pm

USB NES Controllers

Retro NES emulation gamers may want to make their play time more authentic with these USB NES Controllers. With USB versions of the standard NES controller, the Joystick, the PowerPad, the Four Score, and even the Power Glove, twenty and thirty-something hipsters will attempt to relive their childhood in all its 8-bit… » 5/09/06 7:50am 5/09/06 7:50am