Warner Skoch had the idea of 3D printing a giant Game Boy front half. His original plan was to hang it on the wall with a clock for the screen, just as a sort of art piece. Then his tinkerer brain took over and he started thinking of extra things he could make it do by adding a Raspberry Pi. One HDMI screen and a functioning set of buttons later, and he’s got a fully functional Game Boy for giants that can read real Game Boy carts.
On the inside is a Raspberry Pi 4 running a customised version of RetroPie. The buttons are connected to a Raspberry Pi Pico and programmed to act as a keyboard.
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