Join me as I follow a how to web site instructions for creating a Raspberry Pi gaming rig stuffed inside of an old NES gaming cartridge. Thank you to Zach for sharing the idea and inspiring tons of gamer to try something new.
Link to the guide:
Zach’s Youtube Video:
RetroPie Download link:
Separate guide for downloading and installing Raspberry Pi.
Guide to loading the ROMS:
Nintendo Classic link:
Nintendo Classic Carrying Case
Atarimania Atari ROM collection:
Robohara NES article:
Music for this video obtained from:
One-upping the NES Classic Edition with the Raspberry Pi 3 and RetroPie
NES Classic is no more, but happily cost-effective hobbyist boards are ideal for little projects.
Last Nov., Nintendo amazed everyone by going back to its roots and releasing the NES Classic. The pleasing emulator/nostalgia-fest stimulated sudden requirement, including near-instant supply issues and 200-percent-plus markups in secondary markets. So in December of 2016, we made a decision to build our own version as a substitute. Since Nintendo bizarrely announced that it won’t be making any more of the hard-to-find mini consoles recently, we’re re-running this piece to help those people with a DIY streak once more build your own. Hardware recommendations have been updated to reflect current availability and pricing for April 2017.
Read more https://arstechnica.com/gaming/2017/04/one-upping-the-nes-classic-edition-with-the-raspberry-pi-3-and-retropie/
Meet MintyPi 2.0: Raspberry Pi Game Emulator Stuffed Into Tiny Mint Tin Box
A YouTuber and creator has uncovered mintyPi 2.0, a project that transforms an ordinary mint tin box in to a lightweight video gaming console.
MintyPi 2.0, powered by the Raspberry Pi tiny computer, is the second attempt at the project, bringing with it a couple of improvements if compared to the original mintyPi.
Read more http://www.techtimes.com/articles/204662/20170411/meet-mintypi-2-0-raspberry-pi-video-game-emulator-packed-into-tiny-mint-tin-box.htm
JB Hi-Fi Just Received The Mother Lode Of Nintendo Classic Minis
Christmas 2016 will permanently be thought of as the year people went legit bananas for a retro NES console. The thing was a piece of plastic that just played 30 games from the 8-bit era – but admire is a effective thing. So powerful that demand thoroughly eclipsed supply, leading to failed websites, exhausted stock and lots of empty-handed clients.
For those still on a Zelda-like quest to obtain this mythic device, we’ve got some good news: the Nintendo NES Classic Edition is now obtainable in JB Hi-FI stores, In australia. Hurrah!
Read more at https://www.lifehacker.com.au/2017/04/jb-hi-fi-just-received-a-butt-load-of-nintendo-mini-nes-consoles/