Homemade Handheld Console

Welcometo my step by step guide on how to create your own DIY GameBoy with a Raspberry Pi 3 and the Retropie emulation software.Before starting this project, I did not have any experience with raspberry pi, retropie, soldering, 3d printing or electronics, therefor this project is designed to be as s…By: morksmith Continue Reading »(…)


Wooden HandHeld Games Console RetroPie Bullet Button, and Missile Switch

Here is a relatively definitive guide on how to build your own handheld games console out of wood, using bullet shells for buttons and a missile switch as a power switch. It works with RetroPie and EmulationStation on the Raspberry Pi and includes a tiny audio amplifier, speakers and a LithiumIon …By: HowardLJTaylor Continue Reading(…)


Handheld Console With Wireless Controllers and Sensors (Arduino MEGA & UNO)

What I used:- Arduino MEGA- 2x Arduino UNO- Adafruit 3.5" TFT 320×480 Touchscreen HXD8357D- Buzzer- 4Ohm 3W Speaker- 5mm LED lights- Ultimaker 2+ Printer w/ Black PLA Filament- Lasercutter w/ MDF wood- Black spray paint (for the wood)- 3x nRF24L01+ Wireless Transceivers- 2x 16mm Button- 2x Pressure …By: Canur11 Continue Reading » Instructables: exploring –(…)


Handheld 3D Printing With Hot Glue Gun

When I started to learn 3D printing Classes on Instructable, I had no 3D printer with me,I immediately thought of making imitate 3D printing with something else.I love making things from scratch (like probably everyone does).In this Instructable ,I am creating a key chain with hot glue gun similar …By: AmalMathew Continue Reading » Instructables:(…)


Backlit Modded Neo Geo Pocket Handheld

Hello there!This is a step-by-step tutorial for backlighting the original Neo Pocket (NOT THE COLOR). The original Neo Pockets were monochrome like the original game boy and pocket line, thus the screen types are the same and can be backlit with backlight kits from HandHeldLegend.com that are inten…By: markawil Continue Reading » Instructables: exploring –(…)


Wooden Handheld Console

Since making my retro arcade cabinet, I wanted to make a handheld version. This is what I ended up with. It’s made out of cherry and the buttons/d-pad are made out of oak. The handheld features a 5" TFT screen, 1" speaker, Raspberry pi 2, HDMI decoder board, power boost 1000c board, 2.5 watt amp(…)