Some articles on item boxes, item, items, boxes:
... An icon on each box indicates what it contains, and the player releases the item by destroying the box ... In the early games, item boxes resembled television sets and could only be destroyed with an attack in later titles, they became transparent capsule-like objects easily destroyed with one touch ... Common items in boxes include rings, a barrier (or shield), invincibility, high speed (or power sneakers) and 1-ups ...
Famous quotes containing the words boxes and/or item:
“Always polite, fastidiously dressed in a linen duster and mask, he used to leave behind facetious rhymes signed Black Bart, Po8, in mail and express boxes after he had finished rifling them.”
—For the State of California, U.S. public relief program (1935-1943)
“Those things for which the most money is demanded are never the things which the student most wants. Tuition, for instance, is an important item in the term bill, while for the far more valuable education which he gets by associating with the most cultivated of his contemporaries no charge is made.”
—Henry David Thoreau (18171862)