Game Boy Phone – The Phone Boy

therealdanielj/ October 19, 2016

The Game Boy Phone mod is super simple, and i have all the resources for you to do it yourself too! This mod is easy for just about anyone to do, and its super fast and fun. Since you can touch the screen of a phone through paper, you can make custom skins that cover the screen and are touchable

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lovablechevy’s Pocket Atari

therealdanielj/ October 7, 2016

Hello everyone! Today I am going to tell you about lovablechevy’s Pocket Atari, since everything else is themed after Atari’s this week. This mod is very cool, it is the smallest portable Atari ever made to my knowledge, and it is in fact tiny, it all fits inside of an Atari 2600 cart case. lovablechevy is one of the admin’s on and

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The Atari 600xl

therealdanielj/ October 5, 2016

Overview of the Atari 600xl The Atari 600xl, a recent addition to my collection, it is a fascinating little piece of computer history. It is part of the Atari 8-bit family of computers, and coming out in late 1983 to replace the Atari 1200XL. The 600XL came Atari BASIC and a built in 16K of RAM. For a CPU the

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Atari 600xl Composite Video Mod

therealdanielj/ October 3, 2016

I recently purchased an Atari 600XL computer from a local game store for one iPod, Castlevania circle of the moon (in box) and $20. Needless to say, it was quick deal made. Anyway, I tried to power it on, and I got nothing. Well, not nothing, but very little… It was just a blurry screen. So I ventured on a

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The Future of

therealdanielj/ September 25, 2016

Hey everyone! Today I want to let you all know the future of, its a bright hopeful future. I have many plans for projects, but also to feature projects I have found or been shown, to give all the known information on some slightly obscure retro consoles and computers, and hopefully to review products! Mod Mondays I plan to

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Game Boy Mega 2.0 continued (Part 2)

therealdanielj/ May 24, 2016

More progress! Checky Checky! Hey! Now that’s some case work! I filled in what needed to be filled, and cut, and then sanded level, then filled again. im using abs form an old PC. I glued a batt slot on the back, once its dry I will fill and level the pen slot along with the rest of the randomness

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Game Boy Mega 2.0

therealdanielj/ May 13, 2016

After the talk on Doom’s thread for his mega mod, I decided to start my second one. I sort of messed up the buttons on the first one I made by painting them, whops. Anywho, I am going to start fresh and get this little puppy smaller and sleeker. I got this DS for a good price, got two half

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ModPurists Portable Gamecube

therealdanielj/ February 27, 2016

I have been collecting parts and working on this for years, and I am finally ready to start a worklog! I have all the parts I need from what I can tell, and I have what I believe to be a solid plan for building it too. Parts collected: 3.5 inch screen, from adafruit Game Cube Controller New analogue stick

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Wooden Rice Paper Lamp

therealdanielj/ February 20, 2016

This lamp is made out of wood, and is made in the style of a rice paper lamp. I made it for my fiancee (Lara from for a Christmas gift. Let me know what you think!

Wireless NES Controller

therealdanielj/ February 20, 2016

About a year ago I made a mod on one of my NES Controllers, I make it into a wireless USB controller. For this project, I used the chip from an old wireless USB keyboard, an old Gameboy Advanced SP battery, and obviously a NES controller. This mod was a “quick” and fun one, the hardest part was figuring out

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