Etch a Sketch, a drawing pad for childhood


Etch a Sketch, a drawing pad for childhood


Etch a Sketch is good addition to the world of gaming and sketching. This unique gadget is designed specifically for impressing kids. Yelizaveta Lokshina is behind this Etch a Sketch 3.0 version. She was not able to deliver awe-inspiring portraits using aluminium powder. But she has done a great job by updating the already existing toy to suit the digital age. 

Utilizing an Arduino, pressure sensors and a few buttons are incorporated in Etch-a-Sketch in a hollowed out manner. Users will be able to create vibrant colours using RGB palette. There are red, blue and also green buttons. By holding these buttons, gamers will be able to pinch the pressure sensor and vary the thickness of the colors used for sketching.

The brush width could be changed using the same sensor by pressing the black button. There is also a secret mode with this Etch a Sketch 3.0. This mode can be cycled automatically through various colours and also thickness for making vibrant and even hallucinatory patterns. These patterns just look so amazing. 

As of now, the dual knobs should be connected physically to a computer. This gaming magic can be triggered with the help of a processing script. An efficient virtual Etch-a-Sketch will be rendered as a result of executing this script. The up coming versions of this gaming device will be able to sketch out images using a wireless control. An accelerator may be used to replicate the sketching sensation. For the time being, it is still in a developing stage. 

Etch a Sketch 3.0 will be more satisfying than the original version although several struggles were faced to bring up pressure sensitive selector. The designer is sure that the kids will be impressed with this new 3.0 version than the 1960 creation. Kids will have a good gaming experience with this Etch a Sketch 3.0 gaming device. 


The video explaining the working of this new gaming device is out. Kids can check it out to know exactly how they can work out the magic of colors with this device. Gaming admirers are eagerly waiting to know the accurate details of this master piece. 

There is no news regarding the exact availability of this new gaming gadget Etch a Sketch 3.0. The price information of this advanced gaming device is also not known now. Users can hope to purchase this new gadget at a comfortable price tag. 

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