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Franklin ACE 100 keyboard

Apple Fritter about 3 days ago

So after some minor cleaning and reseating chips, My Franklin ACE 100 (not 1000), is ALIVE!  Floppies were way out of speed, but that did not take long either.  Of course the foam and foil keyboard is totally dead and I will order a set of pads from TexE …
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DEC DL11 M7800 unibus serial interface

VCFed about 3 days ago

For local pickup or continental US shipping. (1) DEC M7800 DL11 unibus serial interface. Has an 844.8 khz crystal. Appears to have been modified to allow toggling of bus address A9 via switch on board. The switch and wires were loose, so added doll-ups …
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Myth - BRUTAL Amiga Platforming! Amigos: Everything Amiga 427

Amigos: Everything Amiga about 3 days ago

Straight out of System 3, Myth combines platforming, beat-em-ups, and puzzle solving into one globe-spanning adventure! ? Support our wacky, weekly Amiga podcast! https://www.patreo... Chapters: 0:00 Ridiculous Banter 8:53 Myth Review …

Folks could use your input on where I could get some BACK-UPS UPS chassis' since Im in a poor area for power...

VCFed about 5 days ago

I have already mentioned here on the mountain trees fall constantly. And if they arent crushing my pickup trucks they are taking out power lines. I have a generator of course which is back up and running... But I also rely on UPS units for my major centers …
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Cardboard mock-ups used to design the set for the live-action segments of the Super Mario Bros….

Supper Mario Broth about 6 days ago

Cardboard mock-ups used to design the set for the live-action segments of the Super Mario Bros. Super Show.Main Blog | Twitter | Patreon | Small Findings | Source …
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Dreamcast Covers that Go Hard (and Some More that Can Go Straight in the Bin)

The Dreamcast Junkyard about 19 days ago

Like the greatest album covers in the world, some games make a great impression even when sitting on a shelf. Whilst previews in the media, video trailers and word of mouth are vitally important, it would be wise not to underestimate the immediate impact a …

IBM 5160 XT - C58 capacitor (10uF 16V) is dead; Can it be replaced with a 10uF 50V?

VCFed about 24 days ago

This weekend my IBM 5160 XT would not boot up. I thought it was an issue with the PSU but following steps in the 'Minimum Diagnostic Configuration' guide from Minuzerodegrees (here), turns out that the infamous Tantalum capacitor C58 had died quietly, no …
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An Upcoming Sonic Hack Will Let You Blast Away Badniks With A Light Gun

Time Extension about 1 month ago

Who gave Tails a gun?The Mega Drive / Genesis developer Shane Lynch recently revealed on Twitter that he is working on a new ROM hack for the original Sonic the Hedgehog that will let a second player plug in a lightgun and blast away at badniks, power-ups, …

Top Classic Arcade Games Still Popular Today

Retromash about 2 months ago

Perhaps you spent an impressive amount of time as a youth enjoying the bright lights and exciting, immersive experience of end-of-the-pier games and are longing to bring back that classic arcade experience now that you are an adult. Alternatively, maybe …
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Review: Zuiki X68000 Z - An Expensive But Appealing Substitute For The Real Thing

Time Extension about 2 months ago

The hardcore gamer's micro-console.Since Nintendo reinvented the micro console with the NES Classic Edition in 2016, the retro console market has become a mini-industry all of its own, with a surprising number delving into increasingly hardcore territory. …
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Interview: Konami Legends Reveal The Secrets Of The Arcade Hit Factory

Time Extension about 2 months ago

A rare peek behind the curtain!Few companies have produced as many "arcade hits" as the video game giant Konami. The Japanese developer and publisher — founded all the way back in 1969 as a jukebox repair business — is behind some of the most beloved a …
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In Super Mario World, the Fish Bone enemies are only found underwater. They have an unused behavior…

Supper Mario Broth about 2 months ago

In Super Mario World, the Fish Bone enemies are only found underwater. They have an unused behavior when placed on land where any collision with Mario while under the effect of a Super Star will award points/1-Ups and cause the Fish Bone to recoil away fro …

Temu?

VCFed about 2 months ago

On various repair discussions, mostly dealing with auto repair tools, etc. the subject of getting goods from Temu has come up. Temu seems to be set on unsettling the usual Chinese goods suppliers. Stuff offered is cheap and ships quickly. I decided to t …
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Super Mario Bros. contains a famous exploit where a Koopa Troopa walking down a staircase can be…

Supper Mario Broth about 2 months ago

Super Mario Bros. contains a famous exploit where a Koopa Troopa walking down a staircase can be repeatedly bounced on to gain infinite 1-Ups. However, there is a specific variation of this exploit that is more stylish as it allows Mario to use two enemies …
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Evercade Reveals TheC64 Collection 3, Coming In 2024

Time Extension about 3 months ago

Featuring Boulder Dash, Summer Games II, & many more.Earlier today, Evercade unveiled TheC64 Collection 3, the latest in its series of cartridge-based retro reissues for its Evercade line of consoles.The collection will feature 13 games that were previousl …

Newcomers Forum • Some general questions before I order from UltimateMister

MISTerFPGA about 3 months ago

Hi guys, I'm new to the FPGA and Mister scene and I just have a few questions about my options.I intend to order the regular pro model prebuilt from ultimatemister here are some questions I have about it:Should I order a large size sd card or just get a s …
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A Demo For Terarin's 'Missile Dancer 2' Is Now Available On Steam

Time Extension about 3 months ago

Pays tribute to Super Scaler games like Galaxy Force II & After Burner.Update #2 : A demo for Terarin Games' Missile Dancer 2 has now been released on Steam, as spotted by Hardcore Gaming 101. So if you want to give it a go ahead of its release next year o …
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Celebrating 25 Years of the Dreamcast and the Kaiju Monster it Rode in on

The Dreamcast Junkyard about 3 months ago

Well, shit. It’s been 25 years…or 300 months…or over 13 million minutes. That’s how long it’s been since Godzilla Generations was unleashed in Japan.And the Dreamcast, too, for that matter.In our house, it's always November 27th, 1998.I was a twe …

The Talking PET

VCFed about 3 months ago

I have been building more Votrax Type 'N Talk units. I had enough vintage IC's and ROM's to make 5 units in total. The thing I like about these is that they are basically an SBC, with 1k of SRAM, a ROM & CPU. They contain all of the sub-systems to s …
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Shantae Half-Genie leads a new batch of Winter Nindies

Portable Gaming Roundup about 3 months ago

Nintendo unleashed a fresh batch of indie games on the world last night, showcasing 11 new, quirky and revamped titles coming soon from developers around the world. Leading the way, the portable gaming's and the Vita's favourite half-genie ( …
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After 15 Years, The Dungeon Keeper Fan Remake 'KeeperFX' Has Hit 1.0

Time Extension about 4 months ago

Adds support for higher resolutions, new units, & more.After 15 years of work, the open source, fan expansion of Bullfrog Productions's legendary 1997 strategy management game Dungeon Keeper has finally hit 1.0 (as spotted by Damiano Gerli/Rock Paper Shotg …

stardot FORUM • Enable PMs

Stardot about 4 months ago

Hi there. Could I request PMs to be enabled? Not hit (as I understand) the 25 minimum, but after making contact with various folks at ABUG this weekend, I've got plenty follow ups arising which involve PMs and 1024MAK pointed me here to make a formal requ …
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Bomb Rush Cyberfunk Review or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love this Spiritual Successor to Jet Set Radio

The Dreamcast Junkyard about 4 months ago

Jet Set Radio (or as it was known in North America, Jet Grind Radio) came skating onto the scene in the year 2000. Developed by Sega's in-house studio Smilebit, the flagship Dreamcast release saw players enrol in the rollerblading GGs gang to claim their t …
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Games • New Amiga shoot'em ups?

LemonAmiga about 4 months ago

Has there been any new good Amiga shoot'em up released in the last couple of years? Statistics: Posted by demon — Thu Nov 09, 2023 7:37 pm — Replies 1 — Views 34 …