8-bit NYC: Where Zelda meets Google Maps

#Games

Sun, Mar 28th, 2010 10:00 by capnasty NEWS

By mixing the lo-fi overhead world maps of 1980 role-playing and adventure games, and the geographically accurate data that drives today's web maps and GPS navigation, 8-bit NYC makes the city feel foreign yet familiar, while nostalgically bringing the reminiscence of 8-bit gaming systems, like the Commdore 64 or the Nintendo Entertainment System.

  844

 

You may also be interested in:

And speaking of shit...
Halfblock: Open-Source Clone of Minecraft Done in HTML5
The Leap: It's Like Microsoft's Kinect, Only Better and Cheaper
The Super Gigan Vinyl-Toy Nintendo Gameboy Mashup
GameBoy Emulation in JavaScript and HTML5