Ever want to create your own video game system?
You don't need experience in writing code or creating graphics as I'll take you step-by-step. You'll start by creating your own video game system from an easy to assemble kit, then on into doing your own graphics animation then I'll introduce you to creating your own video game.
Anyone with any Parallax Propeller board can participate in this Instructable. Step 1 provides schematics for folks who want to roll their own system from a breadboard, or one of the many Propeller based boards which are on the market.
If you don't have a Propeller microcontroller, here is the kit I'll be using in this Instructable:
- A Parallax Propeller Quickstart (available from Gadget Gangster, or Radio Shack)
- A Quick Player Kit
- A Wii Nunchuck, Wii Classic, or Classic Pro controller.
- The Parallax Propeller Programming Tool
- The Source Code for this Instructable
- Game Boy Tile Designer