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Build Your Own Portable Arcade Stick With A Raspberry Pi-Powered Console Packed Inside

The Raspberry Pi is easily the best way to make your own little retro game console, but Hacker House took it a step further by cramming a Pi inside a homemade joystick to make it super portable.

Hundreds Of Amiga Games Just Became Playable For Free

I have no shame in admitting that one of the best parts of my childhood was being able to visit a family friend’s house, purely so I could nerd out with them on their Amiga 500. It might have been the lower end of the Amiga line, but good God did that machine have some quality games.

But if you missed out on that classic gaming platform, don’t worry. The Internet Archive has got your back.

Build Your Own Retro-Inspired Retro Game Cabinet

Building your own DIY retro game console with a Raspberry Pi is basically a rite of passage these days, but building your own case steps that up a notch. Over on SimpleCove, Sean built an awesome little case with plywood.

Dealhacker: Read 145 Classic Issues Of Nintendo Power Magazine Free Online

If Pokemon GO has taught us anything, it’s that people love geek nostalgia. So today, we’re going to take you on a trip down memory lane — all the way back to the 80s when Nintendo reigned supreme in the gaming world — with 145 archived issues of Nintendo Power Magazine. It’s all free online right now. Here’s where you can read them.

This DIY Arcade Cabinet Is Made From IKEA Parts

Building an awesome arcade cabinet is something we’ve shown you how to do before, several times, but this one is made (mostly) from IKEA components that are easy to buy, easy to mod and designed to fit just about any game system, old or new.

Augmented Reality Showdown: Pokémon Go Vs. Ingress

Four years ago, a little-known developer named Niantic created Ingress. It was a location-based mobile game that set the stage for their next big game, Pokémon Go. Both are extremely fun and get you out of the house, but with very different flavours. Here’s how Niantic’s two hits compare.

How To Stay Safe While Playing Pokemon GO

Pokemon GO is an awesome way to get off your lazy butt and have fun outside. Before you head out on your adventure you should learn a few basic safety tips, pack some essential supplies and don’t forget to change your underwear every single day.

Build A DIY Rumbling Gaming Chair

Video: Sure, your controller rumbles while playing your favourite video games, but what about your chair? Here’s how to turn any chair into a DIY rumbling chair and make your games even more immersive.

This Video Explains How Performance Degradation Happens In Your Gaming PC

When you first get a new graphics card, your games run buttery smooth. Over time, you might start to notice that it doesn’t run as well, even on the same games. What gives? This video explains what causes performance degradation over time.

How Using An Ultrawide Monitor Boosted My Productivity

I moved a few weeks ago, so I had to break down and re-set up my workspace. When I did, I replaced my dual-display setup with a new 34″ ultrawide LG curved display. It’s had its quirks, but now I’m not sure I could ever go back. Here’s why, and why it’s worked so well for me.

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