Instructables: exploring - stepbystep - video-games - featured http://www.instructables.com Wed, 4 May 2016 10:53:42 PDT BLOX v1.01 Vault boy magnet (polymer clay) http://www.instructables.com/id/Vault-Boy-Magnet-polymer-Clay/
Vault boy magnet (polymer clay) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVR/PLZH/INQBI3SW/FVRPLZHINQBI3SW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVR/PLZH/INQBI3SW/FVRPLZHINQBI3SW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVR/PLZH/INQBI3SW/FVRPLZHINQBI3SW.SMALL.jpg ProfGenki This tutorial will show you how to make a Vault boy magnet with polymer clay! Tools & materials:-Yellow polymer clay -Turquoise polymer clay -Beige polymer clay-Hot glue gun & hot glue -Magnet -Black acrylic paint-Black marker pen-Hobby knife -Ball tool -Toothpicks Optional: -Plastic wrap Let'...
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Sat, 30 Apr 2016 14:48:43 PDT
Incredible NES Coffee Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Incredible-NES-Coffee-Table/
Incredible NES Coffee Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJN/1MY9/INM7Q5U4/FJN1MY9INM7Q5U4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJN/1MY9/INM7Q5U4/FJN1MY9INM7Q5U4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJN/1MY9/INM7Q5U4/FJN1MY9INM7Q5U4.SMALL.jpg Msy121997 So you may ask "Why build a giant controller?" Well you see I had no idea what to build and I thought to myself what could I build that would drive me to do my absolute best. So I started thinking about what I love. Since I couldn't recreate my girlfriend I decided to go with video games. How it ...
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Sat, 30 Apr 2016 21:26:00 PDT
The Gameπ - Handheld Retro Gaming Console - Complete Guide from Concept to Final Product http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Gameπ-Handheld-Retro-Gaming-Console-Complete-G/
The Gameπ - Handheld Retro Gaming Console - Complete Guide from Concept to Final Product - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4T/RVG2/INER5V5E/F4TRVG2INER5V5E.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4T/RVG2/INER5V5E/F4TRVG2INER5V5E.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4T/RVG2/INER5V5E/F4TRVG2INER5V5E.SMALL.jpg Dandeman321 When I first stumbled upon the various Handheld Raspberry Pi Retro Gaming Consoles, I knew I needed to build one. I didn't want to simply copy someone else's design though; I wanted the challenge of designing and building my own custom game console. There are great examples out there and I wanted to...
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Tue, 26 Apr 2016 06:14:42 PDT
Bioshock's Rapture Records Bin http://www.instructables.com/id/Bioshocks-Rapture-Records-Bin/
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Mon, 11 Apr 2016 23:44:27 PDT
Repaint a PS2 Controller http://www.instructables.com/id/Repaint-a-PS2-Controller/
Repaint a PS2 Controller - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2I/DIYR/IMW96DPX/F2IDIYRIMW96DPX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2I/DIYR/IMW96DPX/F2IDIYRIMW96DPX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2I/DIYR/IMW96DPX/F2IDIYRIMW96DPX.SMALL.jpg The Nerd Lab Ah, the Playstation 2, the first console I had as a child. The Playstation 2 holds the title as the best selling video game console of all time, deserving that title as it holds many classics from Ratchet and Clank to Grand Theft Auto. Released on March 4, 2000, the Playstation 2 lives joyfully in m...
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Mon, 11 Apr 2016 18:04:31 PDT
Making a Wooden Chest From Clash Royale http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-a-Wooden-Chest-From-Clash-Royale/
Making a Wooden Chest From Clash Royale - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKI/SCGZ/IMJECYHI/FKISCGZIMJECYHI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKI/SCGZ/IMJECYHI/FKISCGZIMJECYHI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKI/SCGZ/IMJECYHI/FKISCGZIMJECYHI.SMALL.jpg FPSXGames In this instructable i'll show you how I made the awesome wooden chest from the mobile game Clash Royale by Supercell.The wooden chest from the game looks very much like a cartoon style treasure chest and makes a great weekend project, gift box or piggy bank.In the Clash Royale game, you need chests...
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Sun, 3 Apr 2016 06:30:45 PDT
4 Player Portable Arcade Machine http://www.instructables.com/id/4-Player-Portable-Arcade-Machine/
4 Player Portable Arcade Machine - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6Z/YTQL/IMC90ES1/F6ZYTQLIMC90ES1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6Z/YTQL/IMC90ES1/F6ZYTQLIMC90ES1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6Z/YTQL/IMC90ES1/F6ZYTQLIMC90ES1.SMALL.jpg purpletheory I grew up playing video games and especially loved the Bomberman series. In my opinion, it is among the best multiplayer games ever made. I thought it would be fun to make a portable 4 player Bomberman themed arcade cabinet, that would be compact and light enough to carry to parties and barbecues. T...
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Mon, 28 Mar 2016 16:52:19 PDT
LED Arcade Marquee Lightbox http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Arcade-Marquee-Lightbox/
LED Arcade Marquee Lightbox - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FON/IAQM/IN0EO7TH/FONIAQMIN0EO7TH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FON/IAQM/IN0EO7TH/FONIAQMIN0EO7TH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FON/IAQM/IN0EO7TH/FONIAQMIN0EO7TH.SMALL.jpg AroundHome Since I spent an excessive number of hours in the arcade growing up and have spent 14 years developing video games, I couldn't pass up the chance to build a few of these for friends and, of course, one for myself!This lightbox is basically a five-sided box with an additional pair of curved outer sid...
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Sun, 27 Mar 2016 12:48:08 PDT
Mini JAMMA Arcade Machine http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-JAMMA-Arcade-Machine/
Mini JAMMA Arcade Machine - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJL/V4NY/IMDZBG5Q/FJLV4NYIMDZBG5Q.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJL/V4NY/IMDZBG5Q/FJLV4NYIMDZBG5Q.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJL/V4NY/IMDZBG5Q/FJLV4NYIMDZBG5Q.SMALL.jpg rbates4 The coveted Neo Geo MVS machine is one the best arcade cabinets ever made. Most video game enthusiasts would jump at the chance to own an original machine. However, the going rates of an actual 4-slot machine can be intimidating, not to mention the dedicated floor space needed to house this beast of...
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Fri, 25 Mar 2016 07:07:04 PDT
2-Player Vewlix Inspired Arcade Cabinet using Raspberry Pi 2 http://www.instructables.com/id/2-Player-Vewlix-Inspired-Arcade-Cabinet-Using-Rasp/
2-Player Vewlix Inspired Arcade Cabinet using Raspberry Pi 2 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXK/OMEW/IK8MWXP9/FXKOMEWIK8MWXP9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXK/OMEW/IK8MWXP9/FXKOMEWIK8MWXP9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXK/OMEW/IK8MWXP9/FXKOMEWIK8MWXP9.SMALL.jpg iReaps Firstly, I want to say that the inspiration for this build is due to ThereIs0nly0ne and his amazing arcade cabinet. I knew I could never build one exactly like his, I am not that skilled and I don't have a decent work-place/tools, so I decided to give it my best and also cut some corners where possi...
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Thu, 4 Feb 2016 15:27:19 PST
Racing Wheel Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Racing-Wheel-Stand/
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Sat, 19 Mar 2016 21:26:06 PDT
SNES Retropie System http://www.instructables.com/id/SNES-Retropie-System/
SNES Retropie System - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXQ/4S3F/ILS8XASG/FXQ4S3FILS8XASG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXQ/4S3F/ILS8XASG/FXQ4S3FILS8XASG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXQ/4S3F/ILS8XASG/FXQ4S3FILS8XASG.SMALL.jpg severdhed This instructable will show you how i took a dead SNES console and turned it into a raspberry pi powered retro gaming system. It uses original SNES controllers. What you need Items needed:SNES caseRaspberry Pimicro sd card with Retropie image installed and romsusb power supplyhdmi extension cabl...
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Mon, 14 Mar 2016 21:06:27 PDT
4-Player Pedestal Arcade Cabinet for MAME http://www.instructables.com/id/4-Player-Pedestal-Arcade-Cabinet-for-MAME/
4-Player Pedestal Arcade Cabinet for MAME - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0S/PE0P/ILS8X0UN/F0SPE0PILS8X0UN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0S/PE0P/ILS8X0UN/F0SPE0PILS8X0UN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0S/PE0P/ILS8X0UN/F0SPE0PILS8X0UN.SMALL.jpg severdhed This will show you how I constructed my 4 player MAME pedestal cabinet. There are a lot of things you may want to customize to your liking. I will show you how i made mine, you can feel free to tweak it to your liking. This houses a standard windows PC to run the MAME arcade emulator, and outputs t...
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Mon, 14 Mar 2016 20:22:49 PDT
Gaming Station From Recycled Laptop Screen and Old Wood http://www.instructables.com/id/Gaming-Station-From-Recycled-Laptop-Screen-and-Old/
Gaming Station From Recycled Laptop Screen and Old Wood - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDX/IQ7G/ILQTHG00/FDXIQ7GILQTHG00.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDX/IQ7G/ILQTHG00/FDXIQ7GILQTHG00.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDX/IQ7G/ILQTHG00/FDXIQ7GILQTHG00.SMALL.jpg MrHermito Hello and thanks for taking some time to read my latest Instructable, I hope that you find it helpful as a guide to create something similar or at the very least that it inspires you on your own project. And if you find it helpful I would really appreciate you voting for me on the contests. So I hav...
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Mon, 14 Mar 2016 00:00:40 PDT
T-gameBoY http://www.instructables.com/id/T-gameBoY-1/
T-gameBoY - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHT/ZME9/ILJSHQ5O/FHTZME9ILJSHQ5O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHT/ZME9/ILJSHQ5O/FHTZME9ILJSHQ5O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHT/ZME9/ILJSHQ5O/FHTZME9ILJSHQ5O.SMALL.jpg drtonis When I was a young kid I was able to play Super Mario when visiting my cousin. As I didn’t have my own game console I was not able to get enough from Mario. Since then Super Mario has always such an interesting aura.Being bored one weekend it struck me that what if I could acquire my own Game Boy. T...
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Wed, 9 Mar 2016 06:50:52 PST
Barrel of Donkey Kong.. http://www.instructables.com/id/Barrel-of-Donkey-Kong-1/
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Mon, 7 Mar 2016 05:40:44 PST
Ejection Seat from Cardboard! http://www.instructables.com/id/Ejection-Seat-From-Cardboard/
Ejection Seat from Cardboard! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCD/Y8QY/ILCN8YQ7/FCDY8QYILCN8YQ7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCD/Y8QY/ILCN8YQ7/FCDY8QYILCN8YQ7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCD/Y8QY/ILCN8YQ7/FCDY8QYILCN8YQ7.SMALL.jpg Don Walker Dear Instructablers,This Jumpseat ACES II replica is completely made from cardboard and you can use it as an armchair, it perfectly suits all interiors from feng shui to victorian style , also you can build scaled model for kids and their rockets projects!Or in case you need to eject something (or s...
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Thu, 3 Mar 2016 13:35:52 PST
Raspberry Pi Nin10do 'Lite' Game-Console http://www.instructables.com/id/INTRO-Raspberry-Pi-Nin10do-Lite-Game-Console/
Raspberry Pi Nin10do 'Lite' Game-Console - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUE/NHI7/IL1WL7XS/FUENHI7IL1WL7XS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUE/NHI7/IL1WL7XS/FUENHI7IL1WL7XS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUE/NHI7/IL1WL7XS/FUENHI7IL1WL7XS.SMALL.jpg Raspi_Nin10do Okay, before we begin you can watch the video to see WHAT kind of game-console we are going to create...It is a Raspberry Pi2 based gaming station on which you can play ALL your favourite games from Mario to GTA and from Monkey Island to Load Runner...The console look great in the living room and is...
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Wed, 17 Feb 2016 14:11:03 PST
Fallout 4 Pipe Pistol (EVA Foam) http://www.instructables.com/id/Fallout-4-Pipe-Pistol-EVA-Foam/
Fallout 4 Pipe Pistol (EVA Foam) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPX/GPDX/IKOALYOC/FPXGPDXIKOALYOC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPX/GPDX/IKOALYOC/FPXGPDXIKOALYOC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPX/GPDX/IKOALYOC/FPXGPDXIKOALYOC.SMALL.jpg the dan of many trades Whether you cosplay or just like something radioactive for your shelf, this prop may be for you. I've seen a lot of 3D printed ones, but some of us don't have the ability to use a 3D printer. This prop is pretty light since it is mostly EVA foam and it will only set you back around $15 if you alre...
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Mon, 15 Feb 2016 13:02:59 PST
Drakan - Brown Dragon http://www.instructables.com/id/Drakan-Brown-Dragon/
Drakan - Brown Dragon - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FV0/VEDL/IJN9I9GZ/FV0VEDLIJN9I9GZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV0/VEDL/IJN9I9GZ/FV0VEDLIJN9I9GZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV0/VEDL/IJN9I9GZ/FV0VEDLIJN9I9GZ.SMALL.jpg Metalfist Remember Drakan: Order of the Flame? Well here is the brown dragon that you could play in multiplayer in paper :)! I have no idea if the multiplayer dragons even have names as I haven't found that anywhere? It was quite a hassle to get him out of the game and into Pepakura, but here it is! I will pr...
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Thu, 21 Jan 2016 11:20:37 PST
RetroPie inside an NES Controller http://www.instructables.com/id/RetroPie-Inside-an-NES-Controller/
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Wed, 20 Jan 2016 15:39:20 PST
Make Your Old Joystick Bluetooth! http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Your-Old-Joystick-Bluetooth/
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Thu, 31 Dec 2015 09:56:59 PST
Legend of Zelda Chest http://www.instructables.com/id/Legend-of-Zelda-Chest/
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Sat, 19 Dec 2015 15:11:25 PST
Epic! Guitar Hero - Double Neck Guitar... Fail http://www.instructables.com/id/Epic-Guitar-Hero-Double-Neck-Guitar-Fail/
Epic! Guitar Hero - Double Neck Guitar... Fail - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSB/0CPW/IHWIR6FE/FSB0CPWIHWIR6FE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSB/0CPW/IHWIR6FE/FSB0CPWIHWIR6FE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSB/0CPW/IHWIR6FE/FSB0CPWIHWIR6FE.SMALL.jpg SCHLEPIC 2015 marks the 10 year anniversary of the pop culture phenomenon Guitar Hero. You remember, the video game that became more popular than the musical instrument it only vaguely succeeded to imitate? What better way to celebrate its decennial than to cannibalize two working guitar controllers and buil...
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Tue, 8 Dec 2015 07:45:27 PST
Custom Arcade Fighting Stick Mad Max style http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Arcade-Fighting-Stick-Mad-Max-style/
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Thu, 3 Dec 2015 07:41:25 PST
Back To The Arcade by JDRamos http://www.instructables.com/id/Back-To-The-Arcade-by-JDRamos/
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Fri, 13 Nov 2015 16:01:01 PST
Couch KBM (keyboard/mouse on the couch) http://www.instructables.com/id/Couch-KBM-keyboardmouse-on-the-couch/
Couch KBM (keyboard/mouse on the couch) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZT/LA91/IGWM1UFJ/FZTLA91IGWM1UFJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZT/LA91/IGWM1UFJ/FZTLA91IGWM1UFJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZT/LA91/IGWM1UFJ/FZTLA91IGWM1UFJ.SMALL.jpg richfiddler11 It's nice to sit on the couch and play games, watch videos (or maybe even work) with your big-screen TV as a computer monitor. Wireless game controllers and combination keyboard/touch-pads like the Logitech k400 are an option, but sometimes (often) you need a real mouse. Unfortunately, using a mous...
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Thu, 12 Nov 2015 21:34:25 PST
A-10 Jet Aircraft cardboard cockpit replica http://www.instructables.com/id/A-10-Jet-Aircraft-cardboard-cockpit-replica/
A-10 Jet Aircraft cardboard cockpit replica - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYV/P23I/IGTY6AYS/FYVP23IIGTY6AYS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYV/P23I/IGTY6AYS/FYVP23IIGTY6AYS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYV/P23I/IGTY6AYS/FYVP23IIGTY6AYS.SMALL.jpg Don Walker Hello aviators, I've just finished my new project, full-scalled replica of A-10 jet aircraft!My simply idea is to give everyone who is interested, possibility to have cockpit at home, without spending loads of money and time, but also functional thing, durable enough to hold all your flying gear. I ...
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Tue, 10 Nov 2015 14:36:09 PST
FNAF 4 Nightmare Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/FNAF-4-Nightmare-Costume/
FNAF 4 Nightmare Costume - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FU7/UBG0/IGJR0PVY/FU7UBG0IGJR0PVY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU7/UBG0/IGJR0PVY/FU7UBG0IGJR0PVY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU7/UBG0/IGJR0PVY/FU7UBG0IGJR0PVY.SMALL.jpg enaviganda So this Halloween my son wanted to be Nightmare from FNAF 4. It's a creepy "Animatronic" bear with large claws and a huge mouth with lots of teeth. I figured that the best would be to use foam so I ordered a super cheap sheet of foam 1/2 in thick, a new glue gun, and some glue sticks in Amazon. F...
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Tue, 3 Nov 2015 18:41:31 PST
NES led & window mod. Cost under $5. http://www.instructables.com/id/NES-led-window-mod-Cost-under-5/
NES led & window mod. Cost under $5. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FST/GA63/IG3WWLQQ/FSTGA63IG3WWLQQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FST/GA63/IG3WWLQQ/FSTGA63IG3WWLQQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FST/GA63/IG3WWLQQ/FSTGA63IG3WWLQQ.SMALL.jpg Nesmaniac Tools needed:Safety glassesMultimetersoldering ironhot glue gunphilips screwdriverdremel rotary tool with drill bit and fiberglass cutoff wheelknife to strip wirepliers with cuttersMaterials needed:glass picture frame ($1 at dollar tree)10 strand led lights ($1 at dollar tree)100 ohm 1/4 watt resist...
By: Nesmaniac

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Sat, 24 Oct 2015 06:59:11 PDT
Back To The Arcade http://www.instructables.com/id/Back-To-The-Arcade/
Back To The Arcade - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1U/MAZB/IFWRL7U9/F1UMAZBIFWRL7U9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1U/MAZB/IFWRL7U9/F1UMAZBIFWRL7U9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1U/MAZB/IFWRL7U9/F1UMAZBIFWRL7U9.SMALL.jpg mrønde I'm a hugh fan of Back to future trilogi. and i decide to make a arcademachine with the movies i memory. Making of the cabinet I cut out some mdf plates mounted some support list Takeing form add the middelplates Kontrolpanel this will be my kontrolpanel and painted the first time KP ...
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Sun, 18 Oct 2015 11:00:34 PDT
Drakan - Grey Dragon http://www.instructables.com/id/Drakan-Grey-Dragon/
Drakan - Grey Dragon - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLV/E3ME/IF6NMSB0/FLVE3MEIF6NMSB0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLV/E3ME/IF6NMSB0/FLVE3MEIF6NMSB0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLV/E3ME/IF6NMSB0/FLVE3MEIF6NMSB0.SMALL.jpg Metalfist Remember Drakan: Order of the Flame? Well here is the grey dragon that you could play in multiplayer in paper :)! I have no idea if the multiplayer dragons even have names as I haven't found that anywhere? It was quite a hassle to get him out of the game and into Pepakura, but here it is! I will pro...
By: Metalfist

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Wed, 30 Sep 2015 05:31:12 PDT
DIY Fallout Bomb Prop http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Fallout-Bomb-Prop/
DIY Fallout Bomb Prop - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFI/XQRF/IF0XVALU/FFIXQRFIF0XVALU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFI/XQRF/IF0XVALU/FFIXQRFIF0XVALU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFI/XQRF/IF0XVALU/FFIXQRFIF0XVALU.SMALL.jpg FPSXGames In this awesome instructable I'll show you how I made a bomb/nuke prop from the video game Fallout.Things NeededOne large plastic easter egg One foam matt (only need about 10% of it)PVA (white glue)Hot glue and gunSuper glueEight flat head screwsGrey primer spray paintAcrylic paintEnamel PaintSandpa...
By: FPSXGames

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Sun, 27 Sep 2015 13:21:01 PDT
How To Build A Gaming Keypad http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Build-A-Gaming-Keypad/
How To Build A Gaming Keypad - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGO/RCJZ/IEB7Z2ZE/FGORCJZIEB7Z2ZE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGO/RCJZ/IEB7Z2ZE/FGORCJZIEB7Z2ZE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGO/RCJZ/IEB7Z2ZE/FGORCJZIEB7Z2ZE.SMALL.jpg Mr Tesla This Instructable will show how to build a gaming keypad out of a Logitech controller. This was designed for League of Legends (or, so as not to alienate anyone, DOTA), but it will work for any game (I've done quite a bit of Starcraft with it as well). The examples for key setup will be for League t...
By: Mr Tesla

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Tue, 8 Sep 2015 11:49:10 PDT
Sega MegaPi http://www.instructables.com/id/Sega-MegaPi/
Sega MegaPi - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FC4/HK50/IE7J382J/FC4HK50IE7J382J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC4/HK50/IE7J382J/FC4HK50IE7J382J.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC4/HK50/IE7J382J/FC4HK50IE7J382J.SMALL.jpg GavinN My interest in this started from reading a magazine where they shoved a raspberry PI into a ZX Spectrum and an original Sega Megadrive. I started looking around and was further inspired by this: I built something similar using Chameleon PI.So given this success I started scouring around for brok...
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Sat, 5 Sep 2015 20:39:27 PDT
Mod Gamecube Power LED http://www.instructables.com/id/Mod-Gamecube-Power-LED/
Mod Gamecube Power LED - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Y/MXGN/ID7UU31V/F1YMXGNID7UU31V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Y/MXGN/ID7UU31V/F1YMXGNID7UU31V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Y/MXGN/ID7UU31V/F1YMXGNID7UU31V.SMALL.jpg Slot1Gamer Stock color LEDs are BORING! No matter what the color is..Make your GameCube stand out!This tutorial is great for people wanting to get a start in modding consoles and electronics, so let's get started! Parts and Tools Required You will only need a few tools and about 20 minutes of time to do thi...
By: Slot1Gamer

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Tue, 11 Aug 2015 22:05:12 PDT
How to Modify a PlayStation 4 Controller: Paint and Thumb Sticks http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Modify-a-PlayStation-4-Controller-Paint-and/
How to Modify a PlayStation 4 Controller: Paint and Thumb Sticks - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1M/1EAK/ICWFW2R8/F1M1EAKICWFW2R8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1M/1EAK/ICWFW2R8/F1M1EAKICWFW2R8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1M/1EAK/ICWFW2R8/F1M1EAKICWFW2R8.SMALL.jpg PiratePanda The PlayStation 4 (PS4) controller is a great step up from previous generations, but there is always room for a little modification. The stock analog stick are a bit too smooth for me causing my fingers to slip off at times, and the stock black is great but why not decorate it up a bit. In this tuto...
By: PiratePanda

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Mon, 3 Aug 2015 15:47:27 PDT
Mega Man 8-bit Mega Mural from Ceramic Tiles http://www.instructables.com/id/Mega-Man-8-bit-Mega-Mural-from-Ceramic-Tiles/
Mega Man 8-bit Mega Mural from Ceramic Tiles - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIB/58N1/ICO0CWL0/FIB58N1ICO0CWL0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIB/58N1/ICO0CWL0/FIB58N1ICO0CWL0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIB/58N1/ICO0CWL0/FIB58N1ICO0CWL0.SMALL.jpg sradtke Our company had a huge, gray cinderblock wall in our otherwise well-decorated advertising agency. I saw an opportunity for a gigantic 8-bit Mega Man battle scene. The design is based on the Mega Man game from 1987.The 8-bit characters in the mural were created with 4’ x 4’ ceramic tiles for the “pix...
By: sradtke

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Tue, 28 Jul 2015 21:56:19 PDT
Batman Arkham Knight Utility Belt http://www.instructables.com/id/Batman-Arkham-Knight-Utility-Belt/
Batman Arkham Knight Utility Belt - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F83/W74O/IC6IL8E2/F83W74OIC6IL8E2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F83/W74O/IC6IL8E2/F83W74OIC6IL8E2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F83/W74O/IC6IL8E2/F83W74OIC6IL8E2.SMALL.jpg sradtke I'm a big fan of the costume design from the Batman Arkham video game series. And when I saw the fantastic utility belt Batman wears in the latest game Batman Arkham Knight, I set about to make my own. It's an unusual design with oversize pouches with leather flaps, funky scalloped wings on the buck...
By: sradtke

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Mon, 20 Jul 2015 21:50:48 PDT
Making a Space Invaders Toilet Roll Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-a-Space-Invaders-Toilet-Roll-Holder/
Making a Space Invaders Toilet Roll Holder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWO/Z7R3/I9M0871U/FWOZ7R3I9M0871U.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWO/Z7R3/I9M0871U/FWOZ7R3I9M0871U.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWO/Z7R3/I9M0871U/FWOZ7R3I9M0871U.SMALL.jpg FPSXGames My kids broke off our toilet roll holder and I couldn't be happier. It gave me the chance to make something awesome to replace it, so I made a Space Invaders toilet roll holder, like ya do!Print out the plans and stick to MDF board, I used 3/4 inch (18mm). Homemade Space Invaders toilet roll holde...
By: FPSXGames

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Wed, 13 May 2015 02:21:48 PDT
Crossy Road Chicken Made with Papercraft http://www.instructables.com/id/Crossy-Road-Chicken-Made-with-Papercraft/
Crossy Road Chicken Made with Papercraft - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPO/75Y7/IB6C41PI/FPO75Y7IB6C41PI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPO/75Y7/IB6C41PI/FPO75Y7IB6C41PI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPO/75Y7/IB6C41PI/FPO75Y7IB6C41PI.SMALL.jpg FPSXGames In this awesome instructable I'll show you how I made a papercraft chicken from the popular mobile game Crossy Road.Things you will need; The printable papercraft templates can be downloaded here; Crossy Road Chicken TemplatesScissors, PVA glue, brush. Print Out the Templates The templates can b...
By: FPSXGames

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Sun, 21 Jun 2015 03:37:35 PDT
Legend of Zelda Bartop Arcade Cabinet http://www.instructables.com/id/Legend-of-Zelda-Bartop-Arcade-Cabinet/
Legend of Zelda Bartop Arcade Cabinet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKQ/R5ME/IB49VC6N/FKQR5MEIB49VC6N.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKQ/R5ME/IB49VC6N/FKQR5MEIB49VC6N.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKQ/R5ME/IB49VC6N/FKQR5MEIB49VC6N.SMALL.jpg phrazelle I've always wanted my own arcade cabinet. One of my dreams is to own an arcade at some point. After diving into the realm of Raspberry Pi-based emulation for a previous project, I decided I would take it up a notch and build a bartop arcade cabinet. I'm glad I did, because the final build exceeded...
By: phrazelle

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Sat, 20 Jun 2015 00:05:33 PDT
How to build an Arcade Machine in 4 minutes http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-build-an-Arcade-Machine-in-4-minutes/
How to build an Arcade Machine in 4 minutes - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FV6/OGPV/IADRI4BG/FV6OGPVIADRI4BG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV6/OGPV/IADRI4BG/FV6OGPVIADRI4BG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV6/OGPV/IADRI4BG/FV6OGPVIADRI4BG.SMALL.jpg cestymour The video above shows all the steps described in this instructable so please watch the video before reading more.Okay, actually, it is only the video which lasts 4 minutes,but the construction took about 200 hours. But if you plan to do it, do not pay attention to the whole workload.I will explain a...
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Mon, 1 Jun 2015 11:20:49 PDT
Portable Wireless MAME Controller http://www.instructables.com/id/Portable-Wireless-MAME-Controller/
Portable Wireless MAME Controller - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDP/O23N/IAAWNWFV/FDPO23NIAAWNWFV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDP/O23N/IAAWNWFV/FDPO23NIAAWNWFV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDP/O23N/IAAWNWFV/FDPO23NIAAWNWFV.SMALL.jpg steverleroux Description:This project will allow you to fabricate a Portable Wireless MAME Controller. The MAME (Multiple Arcade Machine Emulator) box I used was a Raspberry Pi running Advanced Mame but any box supporting USB can be used.The Idea:Many years ago I made a upright MAME arcade cabinet with a persona...
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Sat, 30 May 2015 16:00:24 PDT
MakeyMakey: How to play Gravity Guy by jumping http://www.instructables.com/id/MakeyMakey-How-to-play-Gravity-Guy-by-jumping/
MakeyMakey: How to play Gravity Guy by jumping - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMG/LTYU/IA56P1H0/FMGLTYUIA56P1H0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMG/LTYU/IA56P1H0/FMGLTYUIA56P1H0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMG/LTYU/IA56P1H0/FMGLTYUIA56P1H0.SMALL.jpg makerspace_burch Playing games in a traditional way with your keyboard or mouse can be really boring. To make a great system for group playing you only need a MaKey MaKey and a few wires, along with a bit of aluminum foil. Making a platform for jumping You simply need to cover 5 notebooks with aluminum foil and g...
By: makerspace_burch

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Tue, 26 May 2015 05:35:17 PDT
Making a Crossy Road Chicken http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-a-Crossy-Road-Chicken/
Making a Crossy Road Chicken - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4Q/JZLE/I9FGRM7I/F4QJZLEI9FGRM7I.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4Q/JZLE/I9FGRM7I/F4QJZLEI9FGRM7I.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4Q/JZLE/I9FGRM7I/F4QJZLEI9FGRM7I.SMALL.jpg FPSXGames Here's how I made a wooden chicken from the popular mobile game Crossy Road. I used scrap wood for this project, mostly MDF. I didn't have any measurements for this when I made it, I just winged it, (pun intended).I started with the body, using an offcut of MDF which was 3x 18mm glued together fro...
By: FPSXGames

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Fri, 8 May 2015 12:09:15 PDT
NES MAX Joystick Mod http://www.instructables.com/id/NES-MAX-Joystick-Mod/
NES MAX Joystick Mod - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGQ/X1VF/I976UFU8/FGQX1VFI976UFU8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGQ/X1VF/I976UFU8/FGQX1VFI976UFU8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGQ/X1VF/I976UFU8/FGQX1VFI976UFU8.SMALL.jpg Nickel-less ***Before you start this joystick mod, I should note that there is a similar Instructable out there that pre-dates mine. I found it after I completed most of this Instructable, so check it out (it uses a red Xbox joystick and it looks great too). For this Instructable, I happened to have a BANDAI S...
By: Nickel-less

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Sat, 2 May 2015 20:34:40 PDT
Racing Seat 2.1 + Passenger Seat http://www.instructables.com/id/Racing-Seat-21/
Racing Seat 2.1 + Passenger Seat - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIX/ZUFX/I9JR4IHV/FIXZUFXI9JR4IHV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIX/ZUFX/I9JR4IHV/FIXZUFXI9JR4IHV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIX/ZUFX/I9JR4IHV/FIXZUFXI9JR4IHV.SMALL.jpg Handkaes One day we were playing a racing game on the Xbox 360. Had to find out that playin racing games on a little tiny controller is not that much fun. So we came up with the idea to get a racing seat, Force Feedback Steering Wheel with pedals and started constructing and building a need gameseat. We call...
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Thu, 23 Apr 2015 17:28:48 PDT
Digital High Score Display for Game Room / Arcade http://www.instructables.com/id/Digital-High-Score-Display-for-Game-Room-Arcade/
Digital High Score Display for Game Room / Arcade - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ6/L4KD/I8H6AE4U/FZ6L4KDI8H6AE4U.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ6/L4KD/I8H6AE4U/FZ6L4KDI8H6AE4U.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ6/L4KD/I8H6AE4U/FZ6L4KDI8H6AE4U.SMALL.jpg Retro Benny Since I'm in the middle of creating my home game room / arcade, I wanted to be able to display everyone's high-scores for various games played in the arcade. Utilizing a second-hand digital LCD picture frame, I was able to create 'High Score' screens for all of my favorite games. Procure an LCD ...
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Tue, 14 Apr 2015 22:47:12 PDT
Vibration triggers on PlayStation 3 Controller http://www.instructables.com/id/Vibration-triggers-on-DualShock-3/
Vibration triggers on PlayStation 3 Controller - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2Q/EUU3/I8EBHSJH/F2QEUU3I8EBHSJH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2Q/EUU3/I8EBHSJH/F2QEUU3I8EBHSJH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2Q/EUU3/I8EBHSJH/F2QEUU3I8EBHSJH.SMALL.jpg tbukreev Hello, everyone!Have you heard that new Xbox One has 4 vibration motors? 2 in the handles, as usual, and 2 built into the bumpers (triggers)? Like so, it can provide force feedback when you shoot somebody's head off in Call of Duty. Well then, those are just two small motors – why can't we have them...
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Sun, 12 Apr 2015 22:15:27 PDT