NEW GUIDE: A Fisher-Price USB Game Controller #AdafruitLearningSystem #Gaming #Upcycling @RobertDaleSmith

A new guide today in the Adafruit Learning System: Fisher-Price USB Controller by Robert Dale Smith.

Toy manufacturers are releasing children’s toys which mimic items a child may see in later life. Often in bright colors with smiley faces, they are so cute! But they’re usually not functional other than for novelty. Why not make them work as their more functional counterparts?

This guide will show you how to turn a Fisher-Price sensory toy into a fully-functional USB controller compatible with Nintendo Switch, as well as devices supporting XInput and DirectInput USB controllers. You’ll only need basic soldering skills and the ability to drag-and-drop a file to program the microcontroller.

See this new guide now > > >


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