i built an arcade!

2017-08-15 08:10:35 by KungFuSpaceBarbarian

I spend most of my time sitting behind a computer. So building things with my hands isn't really my forte....

However, I really wanted an arcade machine in my house, so I built one! Wanted to share some pictures. I've got an assault rifle controller for FPS games, got my Xbox controller hooked up for games like Mass Effect, and got the classic arcade joysticks for arcade games.

One of my coworkers gave me 216 old games and I set up an emulator so I've got a massive backlog now. Time to play!

You can see all the photos here: https://kufuspaba.wordpress.com/2017/08/15/i-built-an-arcade-machine/


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MinecraftGirl2MinecraftGirl2

2017-08-15 08:18:35

The pictures look so awesome you did an awesome job. it looks like a real one as well.
that is awesome. great job ^_^

KungFuSpaceBarbarian responds:

Thanks! I'm really happy with how it turned out :) took a couple months haha


PopFizzyPopFizzy

2017-08-15 08:49:22

This looks badass! Great job working on this! =D

KungFuSpaceBarbarian responds:

Thanks! :D have my steam account hooked up too so I got all my games on it. Super happy with how it turned out! Gotta add racks to the side for my controllers and handles for the doors to finish it off


TheOverGhoulTheOverGhoul

2017-08-15 10:49:58

Damn, great job, this looks great!

KungFuSpaceBarbarian responds:

Thank you! It took so long to make I thought I'd never finish it haha


PhantomArcadePhantomArcade

2017-08-15 11:06:07

That's pretty fucking cool, props!

KungFuSpaceBarbarian responds:

Thanks!! :D


RemileOduenRemileOduen

2017-08-15 14:36:01

Awesome. Seems it was really fun for you to do this kind of work)

KungFuSpaceBarbarian responds:

yeah! not something I usually do but it was a cool change of pace :)


demon1000demon1000

2017-08-16 00:19:10

So This was what you were up to on your spare time! haha Looks Awesome Man, A few Folks I know Made A few Arcade machines back then,But this one i havent seen before!

KungFuSpaceBarbarian responds:

Hahah yep :) still working on my games but this was a little side project I wanted to get done!


Emma987Emma987

2017-08-16 11:26:04

That is reeeeeaaaaaallyyyyyyy cool bro! NIce job!

KungFuSpaceBarbarian responds:

Thanks!! :D