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3gengames
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Post by 3gengames » Fri Aug 06, 2010 2:47 pm

Drag wrote:
tepples wrote:
peppers wrote:yeah a monster trading home brew could be fun, and it would be interesting to see what might be come up with to go about the actual transfer process.
You'd be surprised at how close the Game Boy Game Link protocol is to the NES controller protocol, but unfortunately, the NES can act only as a master, not as a slave. So they're working on RS232 with timed code instead.
I knew it was good practice to reuse code, but this is pretty wild. :P

:idea: Hmmmm.....that gives me an idea. Could you hook 2 NES systems up to a RAM via the controller port and have them both read it? That would be very interesting to have as a way of communication! :idea:

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Post by jandar » Wed Jan 06, 2021 10:47 pm

Dwedit wrote:
Thu Aug 05, 2010 12:19 am
I remember a long time ago, the "Snakeyes Gaming Corp" board wordfiltered "Pokemon" into "Crapflap". So there were tons of people begging for a "Crapflap gold" translation. Man, I'm old.
I realize I'm jumping into this conversation ten years late, but I just want to say how happy I am that DWEdit remembered this running gag so fondly. Those were good times!

Jandar
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