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Got a case of Gamer Spine? Get a Gaming Chair.

March 15, 2010 By: Geek Category: Geek Gadgets, Uncategorized

41KDPAHhuAL. SL500  Got a case of Gamer Spine? Get a Gaming Chair.Gaming chairs are a great idea for the dedicated gamer, and there are some superb options available for console gamers who want some comfort and a better experience with their gameplay. You can find a bunch of different gaming chairs compatible with the main consoles available, and, they’re also available with a load of cool add-ons for gamers to choose from.

Many gaming chairs feature MP3 player attachments, speakers, and docks for game steering wheels and specialist joypads. Gaming chairs are also better for you physically than regular chairs, as they support you in the places that can be otherwise neglected when you’re gaming. This means better back support, head-rests to support your nut and your neck, arm rests and support for your legs.

This means less aches and pains when you snap back to the real world, which means in reality that you can play your games more often with less negative physical effects, plus you’ll play better when comfortable!

Plenty of the best gaming chairs also come fitted with speakers in the headrests to give you an even more engrossing experience, and of course a lot of them are supplied with headphone sockets so you can get the most out of your games without driving everyone else insane.

The great thing about these chairs is, you don’t have to get one of the gaming chairs that is packed with features- if you want something simple and practical, there’s plenty of gaming chairs for you to choose from. So before you make your back and legs ache again, check out some of the best gaming chairs and get twiddling those thumbs on some stylish furniture.

Retro Games Consoles For Your Geek This Valentine’s Day

February 05, 2010 By: Geek Category: Geek Gadgets, Geek Gifts

41N4X9Y3Y1L. SL160  Retro Games Consoles For Your Geek This Valentines DayEvery geek who gets misty-eyed when the days of 8-bit and 16-bit gaming would love a retro games console for Valentine’s Day. Right now you can easily find a load of these marvellous antiques of the golden age of video games at low prices.

Sure, if you want one in a mint box and without scuffs on the console, you’re going to have to pay more, but if you just want a function41RoVwGbJeL. SL160  Retro Games Consoles For Your Geek This Valentines Dayal console and a few games, you are able to find cool Valentine’s Day gifts for your geek at a very reasonable cost.

Plus, if you get a console with two controllers, you could even see it as a joint gift to the pair of you as a couple!

Just check out which console they were a fan of in years gone by, be it the Sega Master System, the Sega Mega Drive (aka the Sega Genesis to those of you in the US), the classic Nintendo Entertainment System (the joy that was the NES) or the SNES, or whatever, and you are sure to be able to find a bargain. 413 J4bAw5L. SL160  Retro Games Consoles For Your Geek This Valentines Day

Many video games stores carry vintage consoles and games titles at low prices, or you can find them at huge sites such as Amazon and eBay. Just make sure that each console comes with all of the relevant connectors and leads to ensure you and your pet geek can get straight into some serious old-school gaming fun this Valentine’s Day.

There are also emulators, classic games packages for new consoles and handheld devices featuring classic games to think about too. Whatever you’re after, retro video games and consoles make great Valentine’s Day gifts for those who like some fun with their romance.