Instructables: exploring - technology - game http://www.instructables.com Fri, 30 Jan 2015 13:49:11 PST BLOX v1.01 Audio Treasure Hunt http://www.instructables.com/id/Audio-Treasure-Hunt/
Audio Treasure Hunt - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F67/FLLM/I5F7J8TZ/F67FLLMI5F7J8TZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F67/FLLM/I5F7J8TZ/F67FLLMI5F7J8TZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F67/FLLM/I5F7J8TZ/F67FLLMI5F7J8TZ.SMALL.jpg DIY Hacks and How Tos Everyone loves treasure hunts. Running around on a quest to find your present makes any gift better. So just for fun, I designed my own variation of the game. I combined an Arduino microcontroller with an Adafruit Wave Shield to make an audio treasure hunt box.The treasure hunters are given a code. ...
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Tue, 27 Jan 2015 11:06:37 PST
Unforgiving Tiny Tetris http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Tiny-Arduino-Tetris/
Unforgiving Tiny Tetris - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FA9/N9W1/I5BSCYGW/FA9N9W1I5BSCYGW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA9/N9W1/I5BSCYGW/FA9N9W1I5BSCYGW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA9/N9W1/I5BSCYGW/FA9N9W1I5BSCYGW.SMALL.jpg aggrav8d If the video does not load for you, please visit http://instagram.com/p/yNXDVsofJT In this instructable you'll learn how to quickly build a tiny arduino driven game of Tetris. It has all the pieces: two S, two L, T, box, and the I. You can turn them clockwise, make them drop faster, and even ge...
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Mon, 26 Jan 2015 14:02:31 PST
MakeyMakey Record Maze Game http://www.instructables.com/id/MakeyMakey-Record-Maze-Game/
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Mon, 19 Jan 2015 21:46:55 PST
BlockHead Breakout http://www.instructables.com/id/BlockHead-Breakout/
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Thu, 15 Jan 2015 16:21:56 PST
Simon Game with a Twist http://www.instructables.com/id/Simon-Game-with-a-Twist/
Simon Game with a Twist - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPY/0M4L/I4MMOQBG/FPY0M4LI4MMOQBG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPY/0M4L/I4MMOQBG/FPY0M4LI4MMOQBG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPY/0M4L/I4MMOQBG/FPY0M4LI4MMOQBG.SMALL.jpg paulindallas Not another Simon Game!!!Yes, the Simon Game has sort of been “done to death” in Instructables. On top of that, I am going to refer you to somebody else’s Instructable for the construction and coding of this project, at least the breadboarding of the “untwisted” version. So most of the work for th...
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Wed, 7 Jan 2015 17:01:57 PST
Donkey Kong Bartop Arcade Powered By RPi http://www.instructables.com/id/Donkey-Kong-Bartop-Arcade-Powered-By-RPi/
Donkey Kong Bartop Arcade Powered By RPi - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FR5/CVCN/I4GWWUA2/FR5CVCNI4GWWUA2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR5/CVCN/I4GWWUA2/FR5CVCNI4GWWUA2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR5/CVCN/I4GWWUA2/FR5CVCNI4GWWUA2.SMALL.jpg jhawkins14 This New Year's Eve we were in the basement of my friend's house. My 15 year old son and I had brought the 16 inch tall Donkey Kong Bartop Arcade machine we made together to share it. While the kids played the classics for the first time from decades ago, over the familiar sounds of Galaga, Pac-Ma...
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Sat, 3 Jan 2015 15:57:53 PST
Joypad To Switch Box Controller http://www.instructables.com/id/Joypad-To-Switch-Box-Controller/
Joypad To Switch Box Controller - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKQ/88AS/I4C2RWQC/FKQ88ASI4C2RWQC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKQ/88AS/I4C2RWQC/FKQ88ASI4C2RWQC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKQ/88AS/I4C2RWQC/FKQ88ASI4C2RWQC.SMALL.jpg ronnietucker I had originally intended to use an Arduino with a plugin with X-Plane, but I couldn't get the plugin to work. During a clear out I cane across an old joypad. So old it wasn't even analogue!Then I got the crazy idea of using it as the 'brains' of a switch box.Hmm.... Look. It's a nekkid joypad! C...
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Wed, 31 Dec 2014 14:49:03 PST
Creating Custom 3D Cribbage Boards With a Laser Cutter! http://www.instructables.com/id/Creating-Custom-Cribbage-Boards/
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Tue, 30 Dec 2014 02:59:36 PST
How to Disassemble A Game Boy (DMG) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Disassemble-A-Game-Boy-DMG/
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Fri, 26 Dec 2014 19:58:38 PST
How to Backlight a Game Boy (DMG) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Backlight-a-Game-Boy-DMG/
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Fri, 26 Dec 2014 16:52:55 PST
3D printed LED Portal Companion Cube http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-printed-Portal-Companion-Cube/
3D printed LED Portal Companion Cube - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FH9/C6ZF/I3TH951C/FH9C6ZFI3TH951C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH9/C6ZF/I3TH951C/FH9C6ZFI3TH951C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH9/C6ZF/I3TH951C/FH9C6ZFI3TH951C.SMALL.jpg Numbuh1 I decided to make my Boyfriend a companion cube for x-mas, so I thought I'd share how I did it. Message me if you want .stl files. 3D modeling & printing I split the companion cube into two pieces for easy printing(picture 1), and connected them with 4 dowels on the bottom face. The holes for the...
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Thu, 18 Dec 2014 01:17:34 PST
Simple Game with the Spark IO Core http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Game-with-Spark-IO-Photon/
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Wed, 17 Dec 2014 16:26:22 PST
FPGA Tic Tac Toe http://www.instructables.com/id/FPGA-Tic-Tac-Toe/
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Fri, 12 Dec 2014 00:29:18 PST
3D Printed Pinball Machine http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Pinball-Machine/
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Thu, 11 Dec 2014 18:40:45 PST
Experiments with Magnets, Cans and More http://www.instructables.com/id/Experiments-with-Magnets-Cans-and-More/
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Thu, 11 Dec 2014 13:07:32 PST
VHDL game: LED - Button Push Game Instructable http://www.instructables.com/id/VHDL-game-LED-Button-Push-Game-Instructable/
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Tue, 9 Dec 2014 10:10:57 PST
Runner Game in VHDL http://www.instructables.com/id/Runner-Game-in-VHDL/
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Mon, 8 Dec 2014 16:52:29 PST
FPGA Simon Clone http://www.instructables.com/id/FPGA-Simon-Clone/
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Mon, 8 Dec 2014 08:44:10 PST
How To Make Pixel Art http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-Pixel-Art/
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Mon, 8 Dec 2014 04:08:16 PST
Decimal to Binary Conversion Game http://www.instructables.com/id/Decimal-to-Binary-Conversion-GameQuiz-Work-in-Prog/
Decimal to Binary Conversion Game - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKO/MHLY/I3DQ3TW1/FKOMHLYI3DQ3TW1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKO/MHLY/I3DQ3TW1/FKOMHLYI3DQ3TW1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKO/MHLY/I3DQ3TW1/FKOMHLYI3DQ3TW1.SMALL.jpg MaireadB “There are only 10 types of people in the world: Those who understand binary and those who don’t.” This fun and educational game tests your ability to convert decimal numbers to binary numbers. It is also a great way to challenge your friends in a friendly competition.The game begins with a random d...
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Sat, 6 Dec 2014 20:35:36 PST
Nine-Shine-Line: The LED Timing Game http://www.instructables.com/id/Nine-Shine-Line-The-LED-Timing-Game/
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Sat, 6 Dec 2014 14:31:53 PST
The Amazing Maze Game for Nexys 3 http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Amazing-Maze-Game-for-Nexys-3/
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Fri, 5 Dec 2014 00:32:44 PST
Nexys3 LED Timer Game http://www.instructables.com/id/Nexys3-LED-Timer-Game/
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Thu, 4 Dec 2014 23:47:11 PST
Nexys-2 Light Dodger Game http://www.instructables.com/id/Nexys-2-Light-Dodger-Game-Work-In-Progress/
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Wed, 3 Dec 2014 13:40:41 PST
TF2 Paintball Sentry Lv.1 http://www.instructables.com/id/TF2-Paintball-Sentry-Lv1/
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Tue, 2 Dec 2014 10:27:46 PST
How To Create/Edit A Game http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-CreateEdit-A-Game/
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Mon, 1 Dec 2014 10:48:41 PST
How to make a Retro Video Game style screen http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-Retro-Video-Game-style-screen/
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Tue, 25 Nov 2014 05:45:21 PST
Understanding the Laser Shooting Game http://www.instructables.com/id/Understanding-the-Laser-Shooting-Game/
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Sat, 22 Nov 2014 10:00:07 PST
Make A Glowing L.E.D Triforce! http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-A-Glowing-LED-Triforce/
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Fri, 21 Nov 2014 09:18:00 PST
SparkTwister: A Wearable Game Using the Spark.io Spark Core http://www.instructables.com/id/SparkTwister-A-Wearable-Game-Using-the-Sparkio-Spa/
SparkTwister: A Wearable Game Using the Spark.io Spark Core - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJV/I32W/I2P3NY32/FJVI32WI2P3NY32.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJV/I32W/I2P3NY32/FJVI32WI2P3NY32.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJV/I32W/I2P3NY32/FJVI32WI2P3NY32.SMALL.jpg borchers SparkTwister is a physical game for 4 or more players. Each player wears a simple controller bracelet made of a Spark.io board with a SparkButton shield and an RGB sensor. When the game starts, all LEDs on your bracelet light up in the same color. Now you have to find another player with the same co...
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Wed, 19 Nov 2014 17:43:45 PST
Interactive LED Programmable Canvas http://www.instructables.com/id/Interactive-LED-Programmable-Canvas/
Interactive LED Programmable Canvas - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHA/YSE6/I2IWB8OZ/FHAYSE6I2IWB8OZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHA/YSE6/I2IWB8OZ/FHAYSE6I2IWB8OZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHA/YSE6/I2IWB8OZ/FHAYSE6I2IWB8OZ.SMALL.jpg tomhv9 The Aim of this project was to go one step further with the custom canvas'. It cost a bit more but the potential is much greater for this design Theory White LED Resistor CalcsVce = 0.3V @150mALED Voltage Drop = 3.2V @ 20mA Vcc = 9V 9-0.3-3.2 = 5.5V - 5.5/0.02 = 275R ~ 300R **********************...
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Sat, 15 Nov 2014 10:20:22 PST
IcosaLEDron: A Multi LED Smart Ball http://www.instructables.com/id/IcosaLEDron-A-Multi-LED-Smart-Ball/
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By: Afritlabs

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Mon, 3 Nov 2014 20:09:42 PST
Pacman profil arcade http://www.instructables.com/id/Pacman-profil-arcade/
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Mon, 3 Nov 2014 10:07:59 PST
Universal Remote Laser Tag http://www.instructables.com/id/Universal-Remote-Laser-Tag/
Universal Remote Laser Tag - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9M/V3VV/I1WHF5OB/F9MV3VVI1WHF5OB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9M/V3VV/I1WHF5OB/F9MV3VVI1WHF5OB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9M/V3VV/I1WHF5OB/F9MV3VVI1WHF5OB.SMALL.jpg Aleator777 Blast away your friends for hours on end with this custom laser tag system. Who needs to pay to play in an arena when you can make your very own game? Best of all, no special equipment is required, because the "guns" are regular universal TV remotes! Parts and Materials This list includes enoug...
By: Aleator777

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Thu, 30 Oct 2014 14:35:03 PDT
Smart Phone Game Console http://www.instructables.com/id/Smart-Phone-Game-Console/
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By: Laserbird

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Tue, 28 Oct 2014 13:39:13 PDT
Game show buzz in system http://www.instructables.com/id/Game-show-buzz-in-system/
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By: Ryan MacKenzie

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Sat, 25 Oct 2014 08:38:31 PDT
Create your own Simon Says game with DIY Electro Dough and Arduino! http://www.instructables.com/id/Create-your-own-Simon-Says-game-with-DIY-Electro-D/
Create your own Simon Says game with DIY Electro Dough and Arduino! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEV/DBS3/I1KJOCJ2/FEVDBS3I1KJOCJ2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEV/DBS3/I1KJOCJ2/FEVDBS3I1KJOCJ2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEV/DBS3/I1KJOCJ2/FEVDBS3I1KJOCJ2.SMALL.jpg techwillsaveus Getting StartedThe goal of this Instructable is to turn your electro dough into a touch capacitive button with Arduino using the CapSense arduino library and then using it to create a Simon Says game. We’ll be using a capacitive start button and three capacitive buttons for our game.You will need:St...
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Tue, 21 Oct 2014 10:29:29 PDT
Raspberry Pi Emulator Console for the Backseat http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-Emulator-Console-for-the-Backseat/
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Sat, 18 Oct 2014 19:58:56 PDT
DIY a Spelling Game with an Interactive Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-a-Spelling-Game-with-an-Interactive-Robot/
DIY a Spelling Game with an Interactive Robot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FW0/O73R/I1C432XO/FW0O73RI1C432XO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW0/O73R/I1C432XO/FW0O73RI1C432XO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW0/O73R/I1C432XO/FW0O73RI1C432XO.SMALL.jpg woodyrobo Did you hear before about Social Robot? Did you you see the Pepper Robot or Jibo robot? These kinds of robots that can hear you, understand you and make a social contact with you via sound, facial expressions and body gestures. Social robots have various applications, specifically with elderly peopl...
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Sat, 18 Oct 2014 09:03:56 PDT
Awesome batch application [Nero eleven soccer + Fake flash] http://www.instructables.com/id/Awesome-batch-application-Nero-eleven-soccer-Fake-/
Awesome batch application [Nero eleven soccer + Fake flash] - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FST/TLVT/I1ETU39U/FSTTLVTI1ETU39U.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FST/TLVT/I1ETU39U/FSTTLVTI1ETU39U.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FST/TLVT/I1ETU39U/FSTTLVTI1ETU39U.SMALL.jpg Nyerhowoi1 AWESOME BATCH APPLICATIONS FAKE FLASHMake it look as if your computer is damaged every time you log on to your account. It is completely harmless, just run the bat file Antidote for fake_flash and it will be removed. NERO ELEVEN(11) SOCCERAn awesome batch penalty game. commentator's voice is include...
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Fri, 17 Oct 2014 05:44:40 PDT
Sprites & Graphics On the Micromite Companion http://www.instructables.com/id/Sprites-Graphics-On-the-Micromite-Companion/
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Wed, 15 Oct 2014 16:33:20 PDT
Fish Food Game, LOL Shield http://www.instructables.com/id/Fish-Food-Game-LOL-Shield/
Fish Food Game, LOL Shield - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FV1/LA0G/I12KL362/FV1LA0GI12KL362.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV1/LA0G/I12KL362/FV1LA0GI12KL362.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV1/LA0G/I12KL362/FV1LA0GI12KL362.SMALL.jpg lledapps The Fish Food Game uses an LoL Shield, Gyro Scope and an Arduino. The player tries to eat-up all the food on the board. Step 1: Parts List In this project, you will need:1 x Ardunio UNO, Cost: $8 to $251 x LoL Shield, Cost: $25, http://jimmieprodgers.com/kits/lolshield/1 x Gyro Scope, GY-521 MPU5...
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Fri, 10 Oct 2014 16:42:45 PDT
Flashlight Tag with Lilypad http://www.instructables.com/id/Flashlight-Tag-with-Lilypad/
Flashlight Tag with Lilypad - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPS/62V9/I0VP2VOJ/FPS62V9I0VP2VOJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPS/62V9/I0VP2VOJ/FPS62V9I0VP2VOJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPS/62V9/I0VP2VOJ/FPS62V9I0VP2VOJ.SMALL.jpg arthur.berman.10 Using Lilypad and some other pieces, build a suit to play flashlight tag with your friends. Parts 1 Battery1 Old T-Shirt1 Rectangular piece of fabric5 LED's1 Light Sensor1 Lilypad Arduino1 Vibration MotorConductive Thread and NeedleInsulated Wire (and wire strippers)1 Light Wooden Board Add th...
By: arthur.berman.10

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Tue, 7 Oct 2014 17:12:16 PDT
Low Cost Wireless DIY Game Show System for Holiday Parties http://www.instructables.com/id/Low-Cost-Wireless-DIY-Game-Show-System-for-Holiday/
Low Cost Wireless DIY Game Show System for Holiday Parties - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ4/E6PE/I0TV92EW/FQ4E6PEI0TV92EW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ4/E6PE/I0TV92EW/FQ4E6PEI0TV92EW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ4/E6PE/I0TV92EW/FQ4E6PEI0TV92EW.SMALL.jpg itaparcade Don't want a boring holiday party? Why not add some trivia game show fun to your holiday party without it costing you a lot of money? We have a $15 wireless game show popper system solution for you based on a discontinued Duo Pop for iPad Game and a really small Arduino compatible microcontroller k...
By: itaparcade

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Thu, 2 Oct 2014 14:58:00 PDT
EXTREME COMMENTING ROUND 2! http://www.instructables.com/id/EXTREME-COMMENTING-ROUND-2/
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Sat, 27 Sep 2014 08:59:43 PDT
How to create a simple, basic, computer game with batch http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-create-a-simple-basic-computer-game-with-/
How to create a simple, basic, computer game with batch - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4L/55DU/HK1DETI4/F4L55DUHK1DETI4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4L/55DU/HK1DETI4/F4L55DUHK1DETI4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4L/55DU/HK1DETI4/F4L55DUHK1DETI4.SMALL.jpg warspyking Alright so you know a little batch eh? You wanna make a computer game now, well lets examine the basics. You can make a text based game, like a quiz game or something, but you can not and i mean CAN NOT make a multiplayer warfare game with upgrading towers and training your soldiers, dont bother try...
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Thu, 25 Sep 2014 12:14:58 PDT
Making a USB Game Controller http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-a-USB-Game-Controller/
Making a USB Game Controller - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNN/G6FC/I06J93E0/FNNG6FCI06J93E0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNN/G6FC/I06J93E0/FNNG6FCI06J93E0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNN/G6FC/I06J93E0/FNNG6FCI06J93E0.SMALL.jpg NextFab Here at NextFab, we designed a fully functional, USB game controller for Philly Tech Week. This project will be particularly tricky without some more serious electronics equipment or a local makerspace with the proper tools, but we thought we would post our walk-through in case you do have the acce...
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Wed, 17 Sep 2014 12:36:25 PDT
EC1 based USB powered electronic die http://www.instructables.com/id/EC1-based-USB-powered-electronic-dy/
EC1 based USB powered electronic die - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRC/B3PI/HZPDZ8H2/FRCB3PIHZPDZ8H2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRC/B3PI/HZPDZ8H2/FRCB3PIHZPDZ8H2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRC/B3PI/HZPDZ8H2/FRCB3PIHZPDZ8H2.SMALL.jpg kf7oor Parts:1x EC1 SPLat PLC1x 7 segment common cathode digital display7x 33 ohm resistorsfemale header connectorssoldersoldering iron 1x push button (normally open) Misc. wireA computer running SPLat/PC, the free SPLat programming environment (IDE) Schematic Solder the digital display Lets start b...
By: kf7oor

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Fri, 5 Sep 2014 22:48:30 PDT
Raspberry Pi Powered Bar-top Arcade Machine http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-PiCade-Bartop-Arcade-Machine-powered-by-/
Raspberry Pi Powered Bar-top Arcade Machine - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCV/USXM/HZB3NT75/FCVUSXMHZB3NT75.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCV/USXM/HZB3NT75/FCVUSXMHZB3NT75.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCV/USXM/HZB3NT75/FCVUSXMHZB3NT75.SMALL.jpg MoTinkerGNome I was browsing Instructables when i came across rbates4 and his Raspberry Pi powered arcade machine. http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-your-own-Min...I figured hey I have a spare DVI monitor, an X-arcadestick and a desire to tinker with the Raspberry Pi microcomputer. I am going to have to build...
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Wed, 27 Aug 2014 06:25:21 PDT
Quiz Game Show Buzzer http://www.instructables.com/id/Quiz-Game-Show-Buzzer/
Quiz Game Show Buzzer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNH/2L6L/HZB3NB4A/FNH2L6LHZB3NB4A.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNH/2L6L/HZB3NB4A/FNH2L6LHZB3NB4A.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNH/2L6L/HZB3NB4A/FNH2L6LHZB3NB4A.SMALL.jpg Clapoti A good friend of mine who's a teacher was doing quizzes in her class making students compete to answer questions... resulting in them complaining they raised their hands before the others.I decided to give her this quiz show type buzzer for Christmas to solve her problems.When one of the players pre...
By: Clapoti

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Tue, 26 Aug 2014 18:44:43 PDT