Here is my version of the Raspberry Pi arcade coffee table. I got the idea from other great instructables on here and wanted to share my experience with the build.
The table can play games from multiple video game eras including NES, SNES, Sega, Playstation, and N64 (N64 requires the Rpi 2).
Protip: if you are building 2+ controllers, be sure to install the hidden gem Super Mario War and get ready for heated, relationship-destroying battles among your friends and family. You’ll thank me later.
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