Wii U Console Running RetroPie

A mini computer like Raspberry Pi changed the world in a creative way. The year 2016 shows a lot of retro gaming revive back with modern technology. Nintendo itself released an official NES Classic Edition in November, and it sold out in every store.

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But there are projects which leverage on Raspberry Pi and Retropie operating system. One of the members from Sudomod forum shows a Wii U controller being modified and it is running RetroPie. It features a 6.5-inch HDMI display, a Teensy 2.0 for the input setup, 3400 mAh dual batteries and an external SD card slot. It cost $195 to build one.

For those who to build on their own can refer how to properly manage power in Raspberry Pi and a list of parts used in this project.

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(via Notey)

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