Psychic powers may have had a hand in Nintendo’s recent success in the games biz. This amazing find from an archaeological dig of an ’80s-era nerd’s basement proves the company saw the value in a dual-screen handheld game system almost 20 years before it would completely dominate the field [via Quarter to Three]:


As it turns out, someone out there realized the connection between the DS design and this original 27-year-old Game and Watch….


Check out this cool case mod for the original DS, which makes the system look just like its 1982 predecessor [via Kotomi]:

DS casemods

We should start asking Nintendo for lottery numbers.