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So, What’s Inside a Sega ST-V Game Cart (And Differences)

Taking apart a Sega ST-V Game Cart and having a look around Continue reading

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Sammy Atomiswave – System Pickup and Tear Down (95%)

Tearing down an Atomiswave.. Continue reading

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Inside Metal Slug 6 (bootleg) Atomiswave Cart

Opening up an atomiswave cart to see what the inside of a bootleg game looks like. Continue reading

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Troubleshooting Crashing / Noisy Naomi 2 Motherboard

I recently bought a new NAOMI 2 motherboard to replace the one I currently have that only plays Naomi 1 games (I dropped it and one of the GPUs de-socketed itself).  This board was sold as working and, well, it … Continue reading

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The Original Control Panel Rescue (Part 1)

So, when I got the Blast City, the control panel it came with was “OK”.  Quite dirty but overall fine from the outside.  However, when it came to fully populating the CP with 6 buttons (instead of 4) and switching … Continue reading

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Monitor Update 2 – Fixed!

Thanks to some lovley people on the internet I have works around the issue with my Ms2930 and it’s now back to full working order again!  The problem?  The third dip switch on the remote board is faulty.  Why did … Continue reading

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Naked (And Noisy) NAOMI 2

Merry Christmas!  Just before the madness of the holiday shopping season came around I managed to pick up a nice little Sega Naomi 2 motherboard and a couple of games.  I’d been on the lookout for a while specifically for … Continue reading

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