13 Apr '17, 3pm

FPGA Emulates NES Cart; Prototype So Cyberpunk

FPGA Emulates NES Cart; Prototype So Cyberpunk

By now, most of us have had some experience getting ROMs from classic video games to run on new hardware. Whether that’s just on a personal computer with the keyboard as a controller, or if it’s a more refined RetrioPie in a custom-built cabinet, it has become relatively mainstream. What isn’t mainstream, however, is building custom hardware that can run classic video games on the original console (translated ). The finished project looks amazing, but the prototype blows us away with it’s beauty and complexity. [phanick]’s project is a cartridge that is able to run games on the Polish Famicon clone called the Pegasus. The games are stored on an SD card but rather than run in an emulator, an FPGA loads the ROMs and presents the data through the normal edge-connector in the cartridge slot of the console. The game is played from the retro hardware itself. It takes a few secon...

Full article: http://hackaday.com/2017/04/13/fpga-emulates-nes-cart-pro...

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