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Re: RPis are awesome!
« Reply #40 on: October 12, 2017, 02:42:08 pm »

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« Reply #41 on: October 12, 2017, 02:44:05 pm »

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Re: RPis are awesome!
« Reply #42 on: October 12, 2017, 02:44:20 pm »
Buy it now, sucker:

https://www.amazon.com/NESPI-CASE-Retroflag-nespi-Raspberry/dp/B073ZC4TZY
oh sweet its back. Might make something for one of my emulator illiterate relatives.

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Re: RPis are awesome!
« Reply #43 on: October 12, 2017, 02:45:46 pm »
Buy it now, sucker:

https://www.amazon.com/NESPI-CASE-Retroflag-nespi-Raspberry/dp/B073ZC4TZY

Also available for under $20 on fleabay - if you don't mind waiting for the slow boat to arrive from a certain asian country...

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Re: RPis are awesome!
« Reply #44 on: October 12, 2017, 03:40:28 pm »
Thanks! Not bad for now. If it remembered it per-game that would really be slick. With all these custom borders getting created, I'm sure it will come.

Have you considered a Pi?


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« Reply #45 on: October 12, 2017, 03:42:37 pm »
Thanks! Not bad for now. If it remembered it per-game that would really be slick. With all these custom borders getting created, I'm sure it will come.

Have you considered a Pi?

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« Reply #46 on: October 12, 2017, 04:41:38 pm »
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Re: RPis are awesome!
« Reply #47 on: October 12, 2017, 04:49:35 pm »
Itís an old monitor, what can I say?
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Re: RPis are awesome!
« Reply #48 on: October 12, 2017, 07:03:49 pm »
I have to give Lew credit. That comic book theme is actually really well done. The friend of mine who Iím building this for is a huge comic book nerd, so Iím pretty sure heíll love it.
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Re: RPis are awesome!
« Reply #49 on: October 13, 2017, 12:02:04 am »
Some themes are definitely better than others. The comic book theme is good.

Right now, Iím really liking the tronkeyfan theme. Clean, basic and looks legit.
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« Reply #50 on: October 13, 2017, 12:46:37 am »
I tried the NES mini one, but the font was way off.
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Re: RPis are awesome!
« Reply #51 on: October 13, 2017, 11:52:26 am »
Anyone interested in giving their RetroFlag case a little more authenticity, check out these Waterslide decals.

These are not stickers but rather the same decals used on airplane models etc. I havn't applied this sticker yet but from what I understand, the existing logo can easily be removed with a quick swipe of acetone. Or if you want to really be careful, you can just use a magic eraser.


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« Reply #52 on: October 13, 2017, 12:28:44 pm »
Why cant these cases be made for Intel NUCs?

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Re: RPis are awesome!
« Reply #53 on: October 13, 2017, 01:19:25 pm »
Anyone interested in giving their RetroFlag case a little more authenticity, check out these Waterslide decals.

These are not stickers but rather the same decals used on airplane models etc. I havn't applied this sticker yet but from what I understand, the existing logo can easily be removed with a quick swipe of acetone. Or if you want to really be careful, you can just use a magic eraser.




Nice!

Must admit I had thought of doing something similar myself.

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Re: RPis are awesome!
« Reply #54 on: October 13, 2017, 01:20:30 pm »
Why cant these cases be made for Intel NUCs?

There's no reason.  It just hasn't been designed yet.  Git r' done!

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Re: RPis are awesome!
« Reply #55 on: October 13, 2017, 01:20:37 pm »
Why cant these cases be made for Intel NUCs?

Just gut the NUC and put in a Pi. Duh.
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Re: RPis are awesome!
« Reply #56 on: October 13, 2017, 02:15:53 pm »
I prefer the look of NUCs to just about anything else.

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Re: RPis are awesome!
« Reply #57 on: October 13, 2017, 02:48:23 pm »
Ok so I'm weighing in here too.

For Arcade emulation.. ehh.

For console emulation up to ps1 ...  rPi all day.  You can't beat the affordability vs a PC, and the NesPI case is so high quality it's insane.  I didn't know about the stickers, but just ordered them and am psyched.  Add in a legit NES/SNES controller with the BlissBox 4-play... and it's just way too easy and awesome.

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« Reply #58 on: October 13, 2017, 03:40:36 pm »
Ugh, I had two stickers in my cart ready to go, when I realized that $5 is 1/4 to 1/5 the cost of the case itself. Just canít pull that trigger for something non-essential to gameplay.
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« Reply #59 on: October 13, 2017, 04:31:29 pm »
Just canít pull that trigger for something non-essential to gameplay.

It's like I don't know you anymore man.

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« Reply #60 on: October 13, 2017, 05:41:31 pm »
Just canít pull that trigger for something non-essential to gameplay.

It's like I don't know you anymore man.

Two stickers is like half the cost of a case, man!!!1!

I might still bite.... but it gave me pause for a second there. I still need to pick up a few items to make these usable, so $5 stickers are still Griff-richer items at this point.
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« Reply #61 on: October 13, 2017, 06:04:24 pm »
Just canít pull that trigger for something non-essential to gameplay.

It's like I don't know you anymore man.

Two stickers is like half the cost of a case, man!!!1!

Just pretend the case costs $299.00 if that makes you feel better.

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« Reply #62 on: October 13, 2017, 06:11:52 pm »
Just canít pull that trigger for something non-essential to gameplay.

It's like I don't know you anymore man.

Two stickers is like half the cost of a case, man!!!1!

Just pretend the case costs $299.00 if that makes you feel better.

Dude, thatís like half the asking price of a NES Classic on eBay!!!1!1!!
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« Reply #63 on: October 13, 2017, 09:14:47 pm »
Just canít pull that trigger for something non-essential to gameplay.

It's like I don't know you anymore man.

Two stickers is like half the cost of a case, man!!!1!

Just pretend the case costs $299.00 if that makes you feel better.

Dude, thatís like half the asking price of a NES Classic on eBay!!!1!1!!

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Re: RPis are awesome!
« Reply #64 on: October 14, 2017, 02:55:51 am »
What are you running and where did you get that theme? I usually run recalbox because of its super easy setup but it only has two basic themes.


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