Nibble

Nibble

An Educational DIY Game Console

Ages 9+

No prior knowledge needed!
Tools and batteries are included

Back to School Sale is here!
Special 20% discount for the first 50 makers

Ships early November 2021

$118.74 $94.99

12 kits remaining

2 users have Nibble in their carts right now

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Actual STEM, serious fun

A DIY game console that will teach you about electronics and programming in a fun and interesting way.

 

How does it work?

Assemble your game console

Insert batteries

Play retro games

Code new games

Nibble is a new and improved version of MAKERbuino.
Since its release in 2017, MAKERbuino was sold to over 12,000 customers across the world! We’ve listened to your feedback and designed Nibble – a game console that’s even more educational and fun to use.

MAKERbuino specs:

  • Procesor: 8-bit, 16MHz
  • Storage: 32KB
  • RAM: 2KB
  • Display: 1.4″ 84×84 Monochrome LCD
  • Connectivity: Wired only
  • Build time: 5 hours
  • Programming: C++ (Arduino)
  • Suitable age: 11+

What educational toys should NOT do:

Nibble specs:

  • Procesor: 32-bit, 160MHz
  • Storage: 4MB
  • RAM: 80KB
  • Display: 1.4″ 128×128 Full color TFT
  • Connectivity: WiFi
  • Build time: 2 hours
  • Programming: C++ (Arduino), CircuitBlocks, Python
  • Suitable age: 9+

What educational toys should do:

Learn about hardware

Learn soldering

Learn electronics

~2 hours build time

Ages 9+

Learn how to code

C/C++, Python, Scratch

Make apps & games

10 hours of learning

Infinite fun

Nibble ♥ Arduino

YES, we love Arduino.

Nibble is based on ESP8266 – a microcontroller used on various Arduino development boards.

Therefore, it can be programmed using the Arduino IDE (based on C/C++) – the most popular programming environment for makers.

1. Main circuit board

Onboard 160 MHz 32-bit CPU, 4MB of flash memory, 80kB of RAM

2. Acrylic casing

6 pieces of transparent plastic

3. Metal soldering iron stand

4. Sponge

For wiping your soldering iron

5. Soldering iron

60W of power, replacable tips

6. Solder wire

7. Cross screwdriver

8. AAA alkaline batteries

9. LCD display

Full-color TFT LCD screen with 128×128 resolution

10. Micro USB cable

For programming your Nibble

11. Bag with small components

12. Battery holder

Nibble has games

Nibble comes preloaded with four retro games inspired by cult classics:
 

  • Bonk – an homage to Pong – one of the first commercially-successful video games
  • Invaderz – a classic space shooter
  • Snake – probably the most recognizable game from the early mobile phone era
  • SpaceRocks – shoot asteroids and earn points

Getting started with coding was never easier!

You can code games for your Nibble using CircuitBlocks code editor, similar to Scratch, or Code.org, which make learning embedded programming easy for beginners.

Nibble has a build guide

Get to know electronics through hands-on activities. Assemble the kit and create your own apps and games.
 

Assembly

Electronics

Programming

Nibble ♥ Open-source

Nibble’s software is fully open-source and available for you to download.

Nibble’s hardware schematics, along with the bill of materials, are also open-source and available online.

Nibble

An Educational DIY Game Console

Ages 9+

No prior knowledge needed!
Tools and batteries are included

Back to School Sale is here!
Special 20% discount for the first 50 makers

Ships early November 2021

$118.74 $94.99

12 kits remaining

2 users have Nibble in their carts right now

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