On one of my recent thrifting expeditions I happened upon this original Xbox that was the super-cool halo edition in transparent green. I looked around for a power cord that I could test it with at the store but couldn’t find one. They were only asking $10 for it anyways, so I took the chanceContinue reading “Fixing an Original Xbox (Halo Edition!)”
Lately I’ve been into refurbishing GameCube controllers I pick up from thrift stores. You know, for the Smash!
This past summer I came across a listing for a Donkey Kong Arcade cocktail table that I couldn’t resist. The seller was moving and getting rid of some Arcade machines he had in his garage. He said that it “should work”, but was disassembled. He at least knew that the board was tested and wasContinue reading “Restoring a Donkey Kong Arcade Cocktail Table”
Not a good outcome but one of the most exciting matches I’ve seen!
A conversation with my 6 year old daughter, Fiona: Me: “I’m going away on a work trip for a week.” Fiona: “Aww Daddy I will miss you!” Me: “How about I bring you back a present?” Fiona: “Daddy, you coming home is the best present I could get!” Me: 😳😭