Tag Archives: Tear Down

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

Posted in Hardware, Restoration, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

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

Posted in Arcade Hardware, Hardware, Teardowns | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Inside A NAOMI 2 Cart

I picked up a NAOMI 2 system just before Christmas and only really had time to turn it on once to make sure it actually worked.  Happily it worked but was EXTREMELY loud. THis means I got to take it … Continue reading

Posted in Games, Hardware, Software, Teardowns | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment