Technology Will Save Us DIY Gamer Kit without Arduino

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About this product

Overview

  • Play the games you invented on the console you built
  • Solder your Gamer together in 2 hours, then download your favourite classic games or start coding your own
  • A great introduction to science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) kit for ages 12+

Product overview

  • Play the games you invented on the console you built
  • Solder your Gamer together in 2 hours, then download your favourite classic games or start coding your own
  • A great introduction to science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) kit for ages 12+
  • Multi-award winning kit, part of the permanent collection at the Design Museum and one of MoMA’s Humble Masterpieces
  • Step into the world of electronics and computer coding
  • Note: The Arduino is not included with this kit

What you can play
The Gamer uses an LED matrix display making it excellent for playing games like Snake and Breakout. The types of games you can play on the Gamer are only limited by your imagination. Through the use of the Arduino software you can create your own game or you can take an example game and modify it to do something different. There are some example games available for download including Flappy Bird, Game of Life, Noughts & Crosses and more.

What you'll learn
The DIY Gamer teaches you about the art of coding and electronics, create a working hand held games console which can play your favorite classic gamess

Specification

Main Content
Acrylic Casing (Front) 1
Acrylic Casing (Back) 1
Gamer Printed Circuit Board (PCB) 1
LED Matrix sockets 2
Header Pins 4
8x8 Common Anode LED Matrix 1
Infrared Receiver 1
Light Dependent Resistor (LDR) 1
Infrared Transmitter 1
Light Emitting Diode (LED) 1
Extra LED 1
Nuts 5
Short Bolts 3
Long Bolts 2
Short Spacers 3
Long Spacers 2
Push Buttons 4
Power Switch 1
Start Button 1
Chips (1x 8 Bit Shift Register & 1x LED Driver) 2
DIL Sockets 2
1k Ohm Resistor 1
10k Ohm Resistor 1
9V Battery Contacts 2
Low Profile Buzzer 1
Cheat Sheet 1

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