Bob

HAS Official Pre-Order Page Open

Mike, the creator of the HAS has just opened an official pre-order page on his website:  https://homearcadesystem.wordpress.com/pre-order/ Adding your name to the list requires no payment, it just “officially” puts you in line to purchase one.  Once your number is up on the list, you’ll be notified to purchase.  Serious submissions only though please, as many people […]

Rany Battikh

Framemeister 2.04 Firmware released

In a surprising manner, Micomsoft just released a new firmware upgrade for its thought-to-be-dead, infamous Framemeister XRGB-Mini. Through their Twitter account, Micomsoft listed some of the new firmware features such as:  – Improved compatibility with 4k TVs  – Improved scanline functions  – Display adjustment for NEC’s PC – 8801  – Addition of a “dot clock” […]

Vanessa (Vanessaira)

Scientific Project to Measure Input Lag by Loïc *WydD* Petit

An article blog entry done by Loïc *WydD* Petit on Medium.com shows his scientific experiment and methodology used while conducting input latency (lag) testing on on certain controllers and common arcade fight sticks.  He conducted this experiment after researching other noted test and came to the realization that the control method for capturing the experiments might […]

SmokeMonster

MiSTer Ghosts ‘n Goblins Core Released: Things just got serious.

Sorge–AKA Alexey, the mastermind behind MiSTer–ported Jotego’s (Jose Tejada) open-source Ghosts ‘n Goblins MiST FPGA core to MiSTer, and released it today. A user shared a pre-compiled ROM here, and the core itself can be obtained using the Updater Script or on Github. The Ghosts ‘n Goblins [Makaimura] arcade PCB platform was almost identical to […]

SmokeMonster

Sentinel Supergun Serial #001 Revealed

Frank has completed the first finished production model Sentinel Supergun, serial #001. Superguns are devices which allow you play arcade game PCBs on TVs, essentially “consolizing” the boards into stand-alone systems. The Sentinel is one of only three (along with HAS & Parsec) that are safe for modern equipment, with an RGB video encoder, proper […]