Nibble

Nibble

An Educational DIY Game Console

Ages 9+

No prior knowledge needed!
Tools and batteries are included

$99.99

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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 it works?

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 gathered all the 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 in 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. USB soldering iron

8W of power, replacable tips, capacitive touch sensor

6. Solder wire

7. Cross screwdriver

8. 2A USB power supply for the soldering iron

9. AAA alkaline batteries

10. LCD display

Full-color TFT LCD screen with 128×128 resolution

11. Micro USB cable

For programming your Nibble

12. USB soldering iron’s power cord

13. Bag with small components

14. 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 in CircuitBlocks code editor similar to Scratch or Code.org that makes it easy for beginners to get into embedded programming.

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’s 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

$99.99

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