After Hours

Asteroids: The game, the coaster, the watch...

Asteroids watchOn the heels of last week's video game remix Asteroids Revenge, we bring you a pair of classic Asteroids post-retro collectibles: The animated Atari Asteroids wristwatch (found via Uncrate), and and a handy set of Asteroids—and other classic arcade game— drink coasters (found via BoingBoing). It's like they alway say, great video games never die, they just become background images on collectible items that have more disposable computing power than an entire 1983-era arcade, for one-millionth the price. (OK, maybe only I say that—but it's true.) FYI, the watch is $130.00.

 

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