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Thursday April 21, 2005 11:00 am

Nintendo’s Power Pad And Power Glove As MIDI Controllers


Posted by Edwin Soto Categories: Mods / Hacks, Music, Video Games


Power Pad Nintendo Power Glove MIDI

Assuming that you may not know what MIDI controller is, here’s a quick explanation:

MIDI (Musical Instrument Digital Interface) is a computer based musical language that has been expanded since it’s inception in the early 1980’s.  MIDI controllers come in many forms - most of them keyboard format. They are used to “control” the respective software integrated with the host computer.

So what did Jeff Hoefs do that is so special? He made a cool mod using a Nintendo Power Pad and Power Glove, which he can now use as a MIDI controller. Nerds unite and check out this site.

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