[Chiptune Damage] Game Boys Are Sooo Mainstream. Pianocade Makes Chiptunes A Little Bit More Awesome

The Pianocade takes chiptuning to a whole new level by combining a standard piano key layout with arcade buttons and a joystick. It’s fully customizable, works with 5-pin or USB midi, and is completely open source. You can even wear it on a guitar strap for added freshness!

The Pianocade comes in three delicious flavors: One Octave ($250CDN), Two Octaves ($325CDN), and if you feel like getting your hands dirty and building your own, the electronics only kid is just $100CDN. Pre-order here.

Check out some videos of the Pianocade in bleepybloopy action below.

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(via Engadget)