Space Invaders archive

  • Space Invaders bling rings
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    Space Invaders bling rings

    By 7 May 2012

    First came the game, then the crisps, the street artists and now… the bling? Yup, that classic game Space Invaders has inspired a maker to produce sterling silver rings in the form of those classic aliens that so many of us spent many hours blasting....

  • Firebox Top 10 lists go live, we go hands-on with our favourites
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    Firebox Top 10 lists go live, we go hands-on with our favourites

    By 2 November 2011

    With one eye (or rather both greedy eyes) on the lucrative Christmas market, online retailer of all things cool, retro, tech, geek and other such random categories, Firebox, have for the first time announced a number of Top 10s for a number of different...

  • VIDEO: The world's smallest Space Invaders arcade
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    VIDEO: The world's smallest Space Invaders arcade

    By 11 July 2011

    Super-diddy Space Invaders arcade cabinet that's small enough to sit on our kitchen top? Yes please. This brilliant mock-up is the work of YouTuber vcoleiro1 (YouTube names are always much cooler than regular ones) who used an old Game Boy Advance and...

  • Space Invaders furniture: Geek-chic galore
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    Space Invaders furniture: Geek-chic galore

    By 24 May 2011

    Did you design your own Igor Chalk-style Space Invaders sofa after seeing it featured on Pocket-lint back in July last year? If so, you're probably having trouble getting the armchairs to go with it. Ikea's catalogue just doesn't cut the mustard. The...

  • Super cool Space Invaders multi-tool
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    Super cool Space Invaders multi-tool

    By 21 March 2011

    In terms of the hi-tech gadgetry that we feature here on Pocket-lint this Space Invaders multi-tool doesn't place too highly on the list. It doesn't have a whopping quad-core processor, there's no on board storage, no cutting edge display technology,...

  • Nothing says uber-geek quite like a Space Invaders sofa
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    Nothing says uber-geek quite like a Space Invaders sofa

    By 30 July 2010

    So you've splashed out for the Float coffee table. Or maybe you've even knocked up a retro-style one like David Maloney's effort. Trouble is, a cool coffee table needs a cool sofa to go with it, and you're not likely to find anything unique enough down...

  • IWOOT offers "ice invaders"
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    IWOOT offers "ice invaders"

    By 25 March 2009

    Fancy a whole collection of little alien invader monsters to plonk in your drink at your next party? The retro geek-chic trays make 24 Ice Invaders to keep your drinks nicely chilled. Measuring 21 x 12 x 1.5cm, the ice invaders tray is available now for...

  • Space Invaders alarm clock launches
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    Space Invaders alarm clock launches

    By 11 November 2008

    We've covered this before when it was available as an import, but now Firebox are offering the Space Invaders alarm clock for a retro twist for your morning wake-up call. Featuring the sounds and visuals of one of most iconic video games in history, the...

  • Cool Space Invaders alarm clock
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    Cool Space Invaders alarm clock

    By 19 November 2007

    This "Space Invaders" alarm clock is so durn cool we demand it's placed on mantle-pieces, rather than bedside furniture as it deserves a prominent spot worthy of its retro coolness...