Hacking Probotector (Mega Drive game)

I recently bought a Mega Everdrive flash cartridge. This little piece of hardware allows you to play any ROM image on a real Mega Drive. I got it to start testing my own code on the real hardware.

Using emulators, I got to the point where I can render a sprite and move it around with the DPad:

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Cleaning my Model M

You just can feel it when it’s time to clean your keyboard.

I’ve been this beauty’s proud owner for 2 years and couldn’t be happier with my everyday typing. Up to this point, I’d only cleaned its surface, but I just knew I had to go deeper sooner or later. And so I did, and took some pictures along the way.

So here is what you can expect to see when you remove your keys. New species may be evolving here:

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