Restoring a Donkey Kong Arcade Cocktail Table

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”

Clean Up Those Carts!

I collect retro video games and often pick up cartridges that have price stickers and marker on them. I think a lot of collectors avoid them because they don’t look appealing, but it’s actually pretty easy to clean up a cartridge as long as there isn’t too much gunk on the actual label. Sharpie canContinue reading “Clean Up Those Carts!”

Footprints in the Mushroom Kingdom

After rescuing the princess, Luigi took a flight across the Mushroom Kingdom in a Lakitu cloud to reminisce on his recent adventure with Mario. In each world he noticed footprints in the ground. Sometimes there were two sets of footprints, other times there were one set of footprints. This bothered Luigi because he noticed thatContinue reading “Footprints in the Mushroom Kingdom”