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A recently-surfaced 1980s brochure reveals that Nintendo nearly released a knitting add-on for the NES. Posted on the Facebook page of former Nintendo employee Howard Phillips, the brochure shows off the Nintendo Knitting Machine, a device that would have connected to the NES and allowed players to create and print their own designs. (via Nintendo Almost Made a Knitting Add-On for NES - IGN)-Trying to understand why this was a bad idea.

A recently-surfaced 1980s brochure reveals that Nintendo nearly released a knitting add-on for the NES. Posted on the Facebook page of former Nintendo employee Howard Phillips, the brochure shows off the Nintendo Knitting Machine, a device that would have connected to the NES and allowed players to create and print their own designs. (via Nintendo Almost Made a Knitting Add-On for NES - IGN)
-Trying to understand why this was a bad idea.

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  1. animefiend176 reblogged this from littlemisshatter and added:
    I so wish this would have actually happened. INCREDIBLE! A recently-surfaced 1980s brochure reveals that Nintendo nearly...
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    knit me a goomba.
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  20. rudwurer reblogged this from adactivity and added:
    I also would kill for this. i mean, i have a knitting machine, sure, but not one that can interface with nintendoooooooo...