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Hackvision Arduino Game Console Kit

Hackvision is a simple, retro gaming platform based on Arduino technology that you can assemble and connect to your TV. You can write your own games and make your own controllers! Space Invaders and Pong Pre-loaded. Solder and play!

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Tinkersphere

TS-065

$33.99

Build this kit and start playing! Comes pre-loaded with classic Space Invaders and Pong. Connects directly to your TV with standard RCA connections (One for audio, one for video). Works with NTSC or PAL (Europe, Africa, Asia, South America) TVs. Buttons right on the board. High score files stored on chip even when powered off. All through-hole components. Kit can be assembled in 30-45 min.

Hackvision is based on Arduino technology so you can write your own games and upload them using the Arduino IDE and a USB to TTL serial cable. Other controllers supported: Wii nunchuk, SuperNES, or paddle controllers you can make from a potentiometer and button. Or invent your own. Software libraries for game development and controller support. All unused pins broken out to pads for your hacking pleasure.

Technical Specs

  • ATmega328 microcontroller with Arduino bootloader
  • Monochrome composite video
  • Resolution is 136x96 pixels (You can control this in your own games)
  • Requires 9V power supply with center-positive 2.1mm barrel plug