iPhone gaming’s great and all, but it’s still hard to get over the on-screen touch controls when the screen’s only 3.5 inches. Ion’s new iCade Mobile let’s you basically jam your phone into the body of a PSP and play without cluttering your screen with your own damn fingers.
Macrumors reports on Atari’s latest bit of hardware, which is set to take on the iCade in the iPad video game controller stakes.
The iPad, the future of computing, touchscreen this, touchscreen that, yadda yadda, blahblahblah. BLAH. What about connecting it to a joystick to get an instant mini-arcade machine? That’s what Hideyoshi Moriya did, using Arduino circuitry and cardboard. Imagine the possibilities: