[Editor's note: Sometimes, it takes me a few looks to recognize awesomeness. Dtoider ekoala2002 made a custom Soopa Coin-up that includes a little animation starring his character, Kody Koala, going through various old-school Nintendo games. Check out Kody Koala's Web site for more of his custom work. -- CTZ]
Here is my latest Soopa Coin-up Bros. custom. I combined my love on animation, koalas, electronics, videogames and vinyls into one compact little piece. Check out the pictures on my Flickr or the gallery below for pictures of the custom Soopa.
I wanted to have one that was like the Dookie Poo one that was in the Soopa Show, but I didn't want to drop $1000 on it. So I decided to make my own. The animation on the Soopa is Kody Koala going through a bunch of classic NES game levels.
Materials Used: Gameboy Advance SP, EZFlash III, Soopa Coin Up Bros., acrylic paint, portable speaker, switch, foam, wire, AC bulk head connector, Stereo jack and my printer.
I think it came out very well, even though the video is a little grainy. I hate how the first video came out, so I wanted to show what the animation really looks like, which you can check out after the jump.
As always, I would love to hear what I could do to do better next time.
Photo Gallery: (7 images)
Click to zoom - browse by swipe, or use arrow keys
This blog submitted to our editor via our Community Blogs, and then it made it to the home page! You can follow community members and vote up their blogs - support each other so we can promote a more diverse and deep content mix on our home page.
OrochiLeona OK you Streetfighting motherfuckers, Heres the scoop on which PS3 sticks/pads will work with the PS4 version of SFV, courtesy of the inventors of said tech, the marvellous people of Lab Zero
http://skullgirls.com/2015/05/lab-zero-ps3-fight-stick-technoloSolar Pony Django Waits for payment to go through so he can stream Bayonetta on Wii U this weekend. Any day now... Any day.Alessa Leng Been watching from the shadows for some time now. Time to Join in! Trying to finish Bravely Default in time to play Bravely Second...
What are the games you're excited about for 2016?(even if it's just something u dream of...)KnickKnackMyWack Been watching this show on hulu I feel like it would make for a kickass Platinum Game. Imagine playing through mostly as the supporting cast and beating the game on hard gives you Saitama for God Mode.Mike Martin Just saw Torchman's waifu... damn brah. Talk about shit...Sir Shenanigans GUYS OLAF ISNT A MAN HES LITERALLY A FUCKING BEARInquisitive Ravenclaw In only 5 days, the most romantic Holiday of the year will be upon us...
Larxinostic So, the notion kept hounding me that the new Pokemon, Magiana, had existed long before its recent unveiling... Then it hit me. [img]http://i.imgur.com/UhFmf63.png[/img]Torchman Oh look, a picture of all your waifus in the place where they belong!SeymourDuncan17 #NekroGoalsPixie The Fairy Impressions of job so far: I can indeed play Monster Hunter 4 since I'm a passenger. It's three hours to Charleston, SC, so arguments against that are irrelevant. The chicken bowl at Bojangles is also nice.LinkSlayer64 *insert ojuo-sama laughter here*
[img]http://i.imgur.com/FrdGhgr.jpg[/img]Torchman Found a picture of Gaj and Larx's waifus. Clearly meant for each other.MeeGhoulz SOTANAHT's post makes me wonder:what game franchise(not necessarily nintendo) you would strive to complete the whole cast of "amiibos"?Mine would be RE,ashamed as I am to throw money at CAPCOM...Occams I'm craving new sounds. Anyone have any suggestions of music I need to put into my head and heart?OverlordZetta YOU GET A DOUBLE, AND YOU GET A DOUBLE! EVERYONE GETS A DOUBLE! But no one gets a Skull...Donald J Trump When I said "I'd bring back a hell of a lot worse than waterboarding," I meant that I would force anyone under interrogation to play Big Rigs for extended periods. That'll be sure to break them.Sotanaht Dammit Fangamer, are you TRYING to break me?!Nathan D When I think of gajknight.
SpaghettiOReilly I'm actually pretty bummed out about Game Trailers closing up shop. I hadn't visited in years but I still remember the good old days of having to wait for low-res versions of AVGN episodes to load. You'll be missed, all.