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Game Console Hacking


The highly-anticipated follow-up to Hardware Hacking: Have Fun While Voiding Your Warranty, this book focuses on modifying video game consoles and accessories to do things they weren’t intended to do. The way we customize our things says a lot about who we are. Who are you?

  • Learn the Basics of Game Console Hacking and Reverse Engineering
  • Modify Video Game Consoles and Accessories To Do Things They Were Never Intended To Do
  • Create and Play Your Own Games on Your Favorite Systems
  • Featuring the Xbox, PlayStation 2, Game Boy Advance, GP32, NES, Atari 2600, Atari 5200, and Atari 7800

Joe Grand was the Technical Editor and primary author. His chapters include:

  • Introduction 2.0
  • Chapter 1: Tools of the Warranty Voiding Trade
  • Chapter 2: Case Modifications: Building an Atari 2600PC
  • Chapter 5: Nintendo Game Boy Advance
  • Chapter 6: Gamepark 32 (GP32)
  • Chapter 7: Nintendo NES
  • Appendix A: Electrical Engineering Basics

Special Foreword written by Ralph H. Baer, The Father of Video Games.

Paperback: 592 pages
Dimensions (in inches): 1.08 x 9.20 x 8.02
Table of Contents
Publisher: Syngress; (October 2004)
ISBN: 1-931836-31-0

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