Arcade Modded Lightswitch Buttons

Arcade Modded Lightswitch Buttons

Anthony Nguyen
Jun 3, 2011

Are you the type that dreams in Galaga? Do you hum the Street Fighter theme song while you walk to work? Do you wish lightswitches were a little more fun to use? If you've answered yes to any combination of the above, then we suggest conceding to that inner gamer and giving these modded arcade button lightswitches a shot.

From Aleph's Etsy Design Shop, you can pick up one of these custom-made lightswitch push buttons - the same kind you would find on real arcade machines.

We imagine this little hacked piece would be perfect for the kiddies or your ever-so-classy game room. Or, if you've already decked out your entire house in Space Invader vinyls, then maybe all of your rooms deserve this proper treatment.

A single plate goes for $30, which we find a bit steep considering it's just a plate custom cut with glued on replacement arcade buttons. Perhaps one of our talented readers may wish to give this a shot as a weekend DIY?

(Via Technabob)

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