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Pics: Geek Peeks of the Week

Behold, the homebrew Pac-Man arcade cabinet-slash-costume, complete with instructions and supply list for building your own. Plus, a build-your-own iMac-imitating PC, a dissected Roomba robo-vacuum, Open Office Easter Eggs, close up views of some Saturnian moons, and one cracked open digital camera.

Pac-Man arcade costume

Build a Pac-Man arcade machine costume for Halloween

Geeks love classic arcade games (Pac-Man). Geeks love dressing up in elaborate costumes (Klingons). Thus, it was only a matter of time before some one came up with a costume that is an arcade game. Behold, the homebrew Pac-Man arcade cabinet-slash-costume, complete with instructions and supply list for building your own. That, my friends, is how a true geek hacks his Halloween.

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