Run Your Favorite 8-bit Games On An ESP32

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Here at Hackaday HQ we're no strangers to vintage game emulation. New versions of old consoles and arcade cabinets frequently make excellent fodder for clever hacks to cram as much functionality as po...
ssible into tiny modern microcontrollers. We've covered [rossumur]'s hacks before, but the ESP_8-bit is a milestone in comprehensive capability. This time, he's topped himself.

There isn't much the ESP 8-bit won't do. It can emulate three popular consoles, complete with ROM selection menus (with menu bloops). Don't worry about building a controller, just connect any old (HID compliant) Bluetooth Classic keyboard or WiiMote you have at hand. Or if that doesn't do it, a selection of IR devices ranging from joysticks from the Atari Flashback 4 to Apple TV remotes are compatible. Connect analog audio and composite…
Kerry Scharfglass, Hans Otten
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