Archive for March, 2010

Okay, so I played around with the F-Zero AX software, and discovered this!

Nice a proper man’s test mode, sadly all in Japanese, but ability to change config settings, test/spin bitmaps, check controls (gamecube controller), view the 3d car models, view the 3d maps, listen to the sfx/audio in the game, play with ray tracing and [...]

Mar 26th, 2010 | Filed under General

Fixed both the 2spicy main cabinet units from leaning, Sega UK used the crapiest castors they could find, these things snap with a bit of force.. so both where missing the back casters, now as good as new..

Mar 18th, 2010 | Filed under Rambo

Okay, so I’ve got a number of these 2spicy shells collecting dust – To be honest they are in a pretty bad shape.

My plans is to finally get of my backside and make these minters, the plan is to recylce as much as possible and convert it into Rambo.
So far the bespoke Plexi for [...]

Mar 17th, 2010 | Filed under Rambo

Sometimes once in a while you get sent something a bit unusual, I was sent this on the 1st of March for a repair.
The game apparently is extremely rare, due to some licensing issues the game was never released, I was told there where 2 units, on in Tokyo, and the other was in London. [...]

Mar 11th, 2010 | Filed under Developments

Seems when Sega developed the Compact Flash solution, they made a slight error in the fact it won’t update Tri-Force/Chihiro Type 1’s!! What an oversight, considering as some Virtua Cop 3 machines where shipped with a Type 1 present!
On a plus note I’ve got House of the Dead 3 working on Type 3 compact flash [...]

Mar 9th, 2010 | Filed under Developments