One of my trusty early nineties Super Nintendo controllers starting looking a bit long in the tooth so I sent it to HaRuMaN of the BYOAC forums to have it hacked. Those were the days when I didn’t know much about soldering, I’m somewhat OK with it now. He wired it up so it was easy to add buttons and a joystick and viola:

Classic 80's

Classic 80’s

More colorful than a Piping Plover.

More colorful than a Piping Plover.

Why the black corners? Cause one of them cracked #coverthemistake

Why the black corners? Cause one of them cracked #coverthemistake

I really like this one, it screams 80’s arcade. I spent most of the time copying, pasting and reorganizing the vintage artwork. That banged up, beaten controller I used for countless rounds of NHL 97 and Mortal Kombat will live on after all …