If you would like your very own handheld games console capable of playing games from a variety of different retro consoles using emulation software, you may be interested in the RetroStone 2. Priced from €129 the handheld console allows you to enjoy the gaming without the trouble of building the system yourself. Watch the demonstration video below to learn more about its capabilities and features allowing you to play with four other players.
“RetroGaming is constantly gaining in popularity, especially with the developments of single boards computer (raspberry pi, orange pi…). They enable us to make homemade retrogaming consoles. However those required lot of knowhow on electronics and DIY. You may have seen “Gameboyzero” projects on internet and understand how difficult assembling one can be!”
“RetroStone 2 is here to bring you the best and most simple retrogaming experience. You can use it to play to over 50 old video game systems : Gameboy, Gameboy Color, Gameboy Advance, Super Nintendo, NES, Megadrive/Genesis, MasterSystem, gamegear, Atari, MaMe and so on. You can have a look here to all the supported systems. In more technical terms they are basically SBC (single board computers) with all the peripheral needed to make a handheld console (screen, speaker, battery…), making it perfect to run Emulation Station/Retropie.”
For more information on all the available pledge options, components and full specifications jump over to the official Kickstarter campaign page.