I’m building a DIY version of one of the greatest arcade games I’ve ever played. It’s equal parts old-school and awesome—made only of switches, motors, lights, wood & glass.
This page is a general outline awaiting more detail. Learn more about these arcade posts here. Gameplay Narrative Coming Very…
At this point the system needs 120v AC, 12v & 5v DC, and I’ve designed a prototype power supply to deliver just that… And more.
This Arduino Mega is the heart and soul of this project, and I’m hoping that I can use its enormous 54 pin-count to interface all of systems.
Joysticks… Really this whole thing is because I wanted to make something with joysticks. But now that we’re here, I have a few other great ideas.
I have a few ideas for score displays, an they’re all over the place. As the project grows, I’ll keep track of my research & prototypes here.
This page is a general outline awaiting more detail. Learn more about these arcade posts here. Preliminary Program (v.1) JUST…
There are a ton of cool directions for the cabinet to go: windows to see the guts, modular cabinet to fit different environments and more.
A big goal of this project is to document the process and costs thoroughly. Eventually, I plan to share EVERYTHING associated with the project.