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General Boards => Map Gab => Topic started by: Maxim on January 22, 2009, 03:41:15 AM

Title: Super Mario Land laser etched laptop
Post by: Maxim on January 22, 2009, 03:41:15 AM
You probably saw this already, it's been all over the tubes.



http://www.flickr.com/photos/46429967@N00/sets/72157612666668835/
Title: RE: Super Mario Land laser etched laptop
Post by: Rew on January 22, 2009, 02:07:13 PM
That might well be the coolest thing I've seen. Ever.



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Title: RE: Super Mario Land laser etched laptop
Post by: JonLeung on January 22, 2009, 02:09:21 PM
Seems that and several other links are blocked at work, but I managed to find that this link isn't blocked; I assume it's the same thing: http://i.gizmodo.com/5135277/laser+etching-hall-of-fame-eee-pc-gets-tattooed-with-every-super-mario-land-level



(That does remind me, I keep saying I want my own laptop.  :P)



I wonder...did he use edited versions of RyuMaster's maps from this very site, or did this guy map them himself?



I also wonder if the Light World would look good etched into something.  Maybe it helps that it's a square...
Title: RE: Super Mario Land laser etched laptop
Post by: Maxim on January 23, 2009, 02:59:44 AM
You could compare the original images. Things like animation frames (eg. waterfalls) would be strong indicators.
Title: RE: Super Mario Land laser etched laptop
Post by: JonLeung on January 25, 2009, 04:41:34 PM
If people think things like this are so cool, you'd think VGMaps.com would get more hits...  >_>



Maybe I should get the map of Dark World of A Link To The Past printed, get a matching black frame, put it next to my printed-and-framed Light World map, get several high-res photos of both (without that darn flash reflection glare!), and then show those off on the Internet.  :P