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Category: Hacks + Mods

Briefcase Arcade Machine: Arcade Man Mk. V

Briefcase Arcade Machine: Arcade Man Mk. V
Tired of hosting his Arcade Club’s gaming sessions at home, Travis Reynolds made the Briefcade. Arcade Club, Assemble!… Somewhere else.…
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DIY Cell Phone: MyPhone

DIY Cell Phone: MyPhone
Cell phones are great, but they aren’t always cheap – especially after you get wrangled into a service contract. If you want all of the basic functions of a phone, but don’t want phone manufacturers to…
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Valkyria Chronicles 3 Unofficial English Patch: Translated Chronicles

Valkyria Chronicles 3 Unofficial English Patch: Translated Chronicles
This is the tale of faceless translators who, on the verge of despair, changed history. Last Christmas a group of fans released an unofficial English language patch for the PSP game Valkyria Chronicles 3: Unrecorded Chronicles,…
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Pokémon X/Y Automatic Egg Hatcher & Shiny Finder: Slave Trainer

Pokémon X/Y Automatic Egg Hatcher & Shiny Finder: Slave Trainer
A couple of months ago we found out how Redditor dekuNukem hacked his Nintendo 3DS to automatically hunt for shiny Pokémon in Pokémon X/Y. It turns out he built on that hack and drastically improved it.…
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SD Card Hack Shows Flash Storage Is Programmable: Unreliable Memory

SD Card Hack Shows Flash Storage Is Programmable: Unreliable Memory
Ever wonder why SD cards are dirt cheap? At the 2013 Chaos Computer Congress, a hacker going by the moniker Bunnie recently revealed part of the reason: “In reality, all flash memory is riddled with defects…
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Doublesix Dice: Rolls So Nice, It’s Numbered One to Six Twice

Doublesix Dice: Rolls So Nice, It’s Numbered One to Six Twice
The six-sided die is one of the most recognizable symbols of gaming and gambling. But as Dr. Matt Fleming states, cubes don’t roll well. You know what does? A dodecahedron. So Matt put the numbers one…
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Wii U GamePad Hacked to Stream from PC: Nintendo Shield

Wii U GamePad Hacked to Stream from PC: Nintendo Shield
At the 2013 Chaos Communication Congress, a group of hackers called Mema Haxx showed off a neat trick: streaming and controlling applications from a PC to a Wii U GamePad. They even played a bit of…
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OpenEmu OS X Multi-System Emulator: It Just Emulates

OpenEmu OS X Multi-System Emulator: It Just Emulates
When I first saw OpenEmu, it was already able to play games from different previous gen systems, but it had this experimental streak to it. Four years later, it has put its wild days behind. The…
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Custom Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles NES: Heroes on a Console

Custom Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles NES: Heroes on a Console
The last time we featured console modder Ryan Fitzpatrick aka Platinum Fungi we saw his personal tribute to Mega Man 2. His latest finished project on the other hand is up for grabs. It’s a radical…
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Xbox One Laptop: The VCR Slims Down

Xbox One Laptop: The VCR Slims Down
Okay, okay, I kid. The Xbox One doesn’t look that much like a VCR, but it still is about a big as one. But leave it to an enterprising console modder like James “DarkUncle” Terry to…
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NES Emulator Voxel Engine Renders Games in 3D: Z Scroller

NES Emulator Voxel Engine Renders Games in 3D:  Z Scroller
A couple of years ago we got a peek at what several NES games might look like if they were rendered in voxels instead of pixels, courtesy of deviantART member John Buonvino. Programmer ProcyonSJJ was inspired…
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Secret Base PC Casemod: Cyberpunk over Function

Secret Base PC Casemod: Cyberpunk over Function
Yeah, there’s a computer in here somewhere. This is Japanese designer Hiroto Ikeuchi’s award-winning casemod, which is basically a toy diorama that erupted over a PC. According to Wired, Hiroto calls the diorama his “secret base.”…
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Minecraft Virtual 3D Printer: Inkblocks

Minecraft Virtual 3D Printer: Inkblocks
You can use a 3D printer to create replicas of items made in Minecraft. YouTuber ItsJustJumby did the opposite: he built a virtual 3D printer using Minecraft.  Actually he built a 3D modeling program, a computer…
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LEGO & Raspberry Pi Reads eBooks Aloud: eReader Reader

LEGO & Raspberry Pi Reads eBooks Aloud: eReader Reader
Dexter Industries makes a Raspberry Pi add-on called BrickPi, which connects the ultra cheap computer to LEGO’s NXT Mindstorms parts. To show off what you can do with its kit, they made a robot that reads…
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Life-size Flying TARDIS UAV: Propellers on the Outside

Life-size Flying TARDIS UAV: Propellers on the Outside
Flyonix specializes in aerial video and photography. The studio recently put their knowledge of drones for a geeky pursuit. To commemorate the 50th anniversary of Doctor Who, Flyonix set out to build and fly a life-size…
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Dualshock 4 Hack Lets You Use Mouse & Keyboard on PS4: Master Peasant

Dualshock 4 Hack Lets You Use Mouse & Keyboard on PS4: Master Peasant
There are already plug-and-play third-party devices that let you play previous gen consoles or a PC using any of their controllers. For instance, you can use a Wiimote with your PS3 if you want. There’s no…
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