Retro Gaming & Computing Night/2009
From Makers Local 256
A night of nostalgia revolving around retro computing and gaming. Kickin it old school!
- July 4th, 7pm-12am: Retro Gaming and Computing Night at the shop
- Either get better air conditioning or we open the whole place up and use lots of fans.
- Have someone sitting at a table in the kitchen next to a donations box to greet and explain that donations are welcome.
- Charge for hotdogs and hamburgers.
- $1 burger or dog
- Volunteers needed to man the grill.
- Donations needed for food for th grill/propane.
- Put a call out to the general list for a kind of potluck type thing.
- Thursday before we get all the systems and what not here and put where they need to be.
- Print trifold pamphlet and business cards.
- Nothing newer than 16 bit.
- Foreign systems allowed provided they fall under this rule.
- Nothing higher than 4th Generation consoles
- Emulation is allowed, but only if absolutely necessary.
- Bonus points for emulating on 16 bit systems.
- Tournaments may be organized.
- Up to the owner of the system/computer to do this.
- I would like to see a Mario Cart Tournament. --Jimshoe 17:57, 12 June 2009 (CDT)
Systems and Owners
- Amiga 500 --strages 17:24, 12 June 2009 (CDT)
- NES --Jimshoe 17:57, 12 June 2009 (CDT)
- Sega Genesis --Jimshoe 17:57, 12 June 2009 (CDT)
- 1st Gen. Game Boy--Jimshoe 17:57, 12 June 2009 (CDT)
- Atari 2600 --Ratmandu 18:18, 12 June 2009 (CDT)
- NES --Ratmandu 18:18, 12 June 2009 (CDT)
- Sega Master System --Crashcart 03:46, 15 June 2009 (CDT)
- Complete MAME cabinet -- PsychoAU
- Pin*Bot pinball machine -- PsychoAU
- XBox with Retro emulation, mod pending --MrWorld
- NES + 10" tv --Brimstone 19:24, 21 June 2009 (CDT)
- Original XBox with emulators for SNES and NES + project --Brimstone 19:24, 21 June 2009 (CDT)
- Smallish TVs
- <= 20"
- Preauxphoto is bringing 3 TVs
- LCDs with lots of inputs would be even better
- <= 20"
- powerstrips and extension cords
- possibly some fold up chairs