Gaming

Buyer's Guide to Video Game Lamps Part 2

A while back we featured some of the greatest video game lamps available to gamers that like a little style in their home lighting scheme. Today, we salute some new products for that purpose and let you know where they are available.

It's always a good idea to start with Mario in gaming, and you can't do worse than this elegant and classic fixture from TRoweDesigns. The lamp stands a foot tall on a hand-painted wooden base, and is activated by the chain snaking through the real plumbing fixture pipes. You get your choice of Mario, Fire Mario, Luigi, Yoshi, or Toad as your representative. It's a bit steep at almost $200, but does come with a spare 6 watt bulb at least.

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Jef Rouner is a contributing writer who covers politics, pop culture, social justice, video games, and online behavior. He is often a professional annoyance to the ignorant and hurtful.
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