To finish off the year we’ve got some old hardware becoming new again, upcoming projects being announced, and a neat looking yet credible rumor to investigate! We take a look at the latest beta of GoldHEN together with SCANLINES being added in, perfect for retro titles! The RP2040-Zero makes an appearance possibly showing a new affordable hardmodding method for newer Switch models using an off the shelf component. The Raspberry Pi Pico makes an appearance with the announcement of Picostation, and open source ODE (Optical Drive Emulator) for the original PlayStation! Finally, we see what The Mod Shop has been up to with reversing and releasing open source boards of the original Xecuter 3 components!

#ModChat

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Timestamps!

0:00 – Intro
1:28 – GoldHEN Beta Adds Scanlines?!
8:05 – Pikofly RP2040-Zero Rumor for Switch
14:44 – Picostation PS1 ODE Announcement
17:34 – Xecuter X3 Control Panel Cloned
19:55 – Xecuter X3 Control Switch Panel Cloned

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Product Affiliate Links:

RP2040-Zero:
AliExpress – https://s.click.aliexpress.com/e/_DED2jS3
Amazon – https://geni.us/knIMB
eBay – https://ebay.us/WopFMT

Raspberry Pi Pico:
AliExpress – https://s.click.aliexpress.com/e/_A0bqZv
Amazon – https://geni.us/XUS5Szr
eBay – https://ebay.us/V6fH6n

Audio & Video Hardware I Use:
US – https://www.amazon.com/shop/mrmario2011
UK – https://www.amazon.co.uk/shop/mrmario2011

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More Outlets for ModChat!

Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/ModChat
PodBean: http://modchat.podbean.com/
Apple Podcasts: https://apple.co/2DbhP7w
Google Podcasts: http://bit.ly/38DCT6v
Spotify: https://spoti.fi/2IFHEjW
YouTube: http://bit.ly/2DbUAdA

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Sources Cited (All Used With Fair Use In Mind)

GoldHEN Beta Adds Scanlines:
https://wololo.net/2022/12/10/ps4-release-goldhen-2-2-5b8-adds-scanlines-feature-for-retro-games-and-more/

Pikofly RP2040-Zero Rumor for Switch:
https://wololo.net/2022/12/13/rumor-3-nintendo-switch-modchip-might-be-coming-compatible-with-v2-mariko-and-oled-aula/

Picostation PS1 ODE Announcement:
https://twitter.com/paulo7x8/status/1602007862733312000

Xecuter X3 Control Panel Cloned:
https://github.com/Element18592/Xecuter-X3CP-Boards

Xecuter X3 Control Switch Panel Cloned:
https://github.com/Element18592/Xecuter-X3-Switch-Panel

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Social Media & More!

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