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The Best Joystick for the Atari 2600?

I am not very content with the original CX40 joysticks that came with my Atari 2600. While they are iconic pieces of hardware, actually playing with them gives me hand cramps and their innards are prone to breaking. Instead I am using a custom arcade controller right now. For two player games a second one was in order. So I picked an arcade joystick kit by Monster Joysticks. It recently arrived, so what else to do than assemble it and take it for a spin! No soldering required…

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Let’s Code MS DOS 0x06: VGA Palette Tricks and Refactoring

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The “Snark Barker” SoundBlaster Compatible Card

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Quick Book Review: Nostalgia Nerd’s “Retro Tech”

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Soldering the Tandy Retro Soundcard TI SN76489

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The Roland SC 55: Battery Check and Playing with ScummVM

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Quick Review of the Open Source Scan Converter OSSC

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Retro PC Part 10: Upgrading to two Megabytes of RAM

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Retro PC Part 9: Unboxing of a serial mouse!

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Space Quest 3 Longplay Part 4