Author Archive: 8bitplus
Finally got round to ordering a replacement soldering station. This time I got a proper rework station complete with desoldering gun. My old kit was getting a bit warn out. This should save me loads of time when working on console repairs and replacing through hole caps.
It’s like a new toy at Christmas.
Just uploaded a some photos and info on my last commission job. Full capacitor replacement on a NEC Super CD-Rom2 unit.
A good friend of mine has designed and produced a set of Amiga retro styled T-Shirts.
They are available in 4 sizes: Small, Medium, Large and Extra Large.
Colour options: Black, White and Grey.
All designs are original and are Silk Screened printed on to high quality cotton/bamboo blended material. This material gives a high quality feel that’s breathable and very comfortable.
Pricing for any size and colour combination is £14.99
Ever heard of Sonic 3 Complete? Its a combination Sonic 3 and Sonic & Knuckles with loads of additions, tweaks and fixes. I’ve just got this working by programming a new EPROM and installing in a donor PCB.
Click here or the above images to see how this little project was done.
Just uploaded a quick review of the 161-in-1 MVS multigame cartridge.
Click the image or Here to link to the review page.
I’ve been playing around making my own English copy of Mario RPG for SNES. Also a Star Fox 2 cartridge while I was at it.
Click the image or Here to see more details on this little project.
8Bitplus had teamed up with Razoola from the Universe Bios (Unibios) project for Neo-Geo as an Official 3rd Party installer.
I can now provide and install the official Unibios chip when you send your system to me. This covers the full MVS range, AES and CD systems. All installations by myself are fully tested and completed to a high standard.
What can the UniBios do for your Neo-Geo?
- Switch between AES and MVS game play types.
- Change region of any system without external switches
- Full host of developer and debug options.
- Soft rebooting on MVS boards.
- Cheat database for each game.
- Memory, save game and high score management.
- Loads more, See full feature list here.
Please note I only provide the Universe Bios when installing. I don’t offer them for sale individually.
If you have a Neo-Geo and would like an Official Universe Bios installing, please contact me here.
Also, please checkout some of my latest Unibios installations.