Pumpkin Tetris, or Pumpktris: Playable jack o' lantern uses LED lights, stem controller, is amazing. (VIDEO)
A Jack O' Lantern You Can Play Tetris On. Seriously.
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Oct. 29 2012 4:53 PM

Did You See This? Playable Pumpkin Tetris

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A still from "Pumpktris" by Nathan Pryor

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What's your jack o' lantern look like this year? Can you play video games on it? Nathan Pryor turned a pumpkin into a working game of Tetris, with the stem serving as a controller. No joke: He explains the incredibly detailed process on his website.

Best Halloween parlor trick ever? I haven't seen better.

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