Robotic Pong: Coffee tables will never be the same

Thu, Jan 7
4:46
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Atari's Pong is undoubtedly the Citizen Kane of video games. No matter how splashy special effects become, true enthusiasts will always appreciate the classic beauty.

Which is why most people would balk at the idea of enfusing the sweet simple game with 21st century robotics. Then you see it in action, and your mind immediately snaps to one question: "How much?"

Tabletop Pong is the genius invention of Windell and Lenore from Evil Mad Scientists Laboratory. Check out the project's full report as well as many more worthy of their awesomely named lab.