New prototype with battery and speaker

A project log for Gamegirl: the retro console done right

The most portable way to play LÖVE, PICO-8, Scratch or your favorite emulated games. Powered by RetroArch!

DavidDavid 12/30/2016 at 22:301 Comment

We got the new assembled prototypes back from China and dispatched them to France, Switzerland and USA to the different developers, thanks to the hard work of [VRPC]. In the meantime, [techanic] also ordered a board from OSHPark and hand assembled it, which you can see in the photo above. This is really open-source hardware development at its best!

The v0.2 prototype includes:

We are now trying to 3D print the case and figure out some kind of levers for the L/R buttons.

Bonus video (look at the size of this console!):

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Soul_Est wrote 01/01/2017 at 09:09 point

It looks to be coming along very well thus far!

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