Today's Hard|Forum Post
Today's Hard|Forum Post

Sunday November 29, 2015

$18,950 Super Mario Bros. Watch

Mario doesn’t even jump up and down on this thing?

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The dial is produced using an interesting three-layer technique meant to create a "pixel" look which I've always found to be really cool in person. Super Mario, along with a mushroom, cloud, and bush, are all three-dimensional pixel-style figurines on the dial and brightly colored in enamel. Of course, I could wish for things like dial animation or other "movement," but even in static form, the dial looks great. All that you have to distract you from the Super Mario scene are the hour and minute hands.

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