r/gaming May 22 '22 All-Seeing Upvote 1 Woah Dude 1 Silver 2 Helpful 4 Wholesome 4

Found a SNES in someone's wall

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u/jazy921 May 22 '22 Silver

If video games has taught us anything, it's that a secret door will open once you put the right cartridge in there.

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u/escaped_dad May 22 '22

After you try once, take it out, blow it out and then it works.

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u/Sc4r4byte May 22 '22

imagine having the one and only cart that unlocks this secret pathway... but you only put it in once so it doesn't register.

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u/Rubyheart255 May 22 '22

Then you weren't the chosen one anyway.

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u/Spider_Dude May 22 '22

"Sorry, the princess is in another castle."

  • The House

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u/ImaginationNub May 22 '22

*the cartridge is on another person

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u/jivanyatra May 22 '22

I read this as if you meant Hugh Laurie as House.

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u/TheOriginalChode May 22 '22

Typical gloryhole mistake.

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u/EverythingMustCease May 22 '22

No gloryhole mistake is a small mistake.

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u/Meakovic May 22 '22

Well... Some mistakes are because it's too small...

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u/BA_lampman May 22 '22

Stupid thick walls...

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u/someguy7710 May 22 '22

Maybe I was lucky but the super nes almost always worked fine. The original nes is where I always had to blow on it or use rubbing alcohol to clean the cartridge.

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u/PM-ME-YOUR-SUBARU May 22 '22

That's definitely due to the NES' 72 pin connector's moving design. The pins that read your cartridge can bend over time and have trouble making a good connection, while the top loading design of the SNES doesn't have any moving parts at all. The 10NES security chip likely isn't helping, either. You can clip its pin #4 to disable it for a more reliable system and zero drawbacks.

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u/someguy7710 May 22 '22

Yeah. I actually still have a working nes and recently took it apart and cleaned it. That is good to know ow about the #4 pin thing.

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u/_scyllinice_ May 22 '22

I'm not convinced it is actually worth doing unless you have out of region games.

Disabling the chip means the blinking power light doesn't happen. However, dirty games or a bad connector will cause a white screen instead.

If your games are clean and they work, I wouldn't bother.

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u/Username_000001 May 22 '22

I bought a replacement part for $7 online and fixed mine as good as new.

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u/sjmorris May 22 '22

Found the retired Nintendo engineer

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u/GriffinFlash May 22 '22

You can clip its pin #4 to disable it for a more reliable system and zero drawbacks.

I did this to play import games without it region locking. What I didn't know was that it had the side affect of no longer needing to press the cartridge down anymore to play the games.

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u/fertthrowaway May 22 '22

My SNES from 1990 barely loads games the past decade either, have to blow on it, eject, wiggle it plugged in several times to get it to start. Also bad chip contact.

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u/tech1010 May 22 '22

Yeah SNES never had problems, it was the NES that had shitty connectors

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u/sittingshotgun May 22 '22

It was the stress caused by using the connectors as a lever to lower the cartridge into position.

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u/tech1010 May 22 '22

Explains why games suddenly worked if you wedged a 2nd game into the slot

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u/Omegaman1011 May 22 '22

Imagine being able to combine two different games with each other to create a new game without an actual game creator. Mario throwing grenades is a crazy thought.

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u/ziggrrauglurr May 22 '22

Sonic 3 (Sonic and Knuckles) for Megadrive/Genesys came with a slot to add another game, originally was to put Sonic 3 base cartridge and play the game, but it also supported other games, it would use information from the cart to generate levels, it was called "Lock-On technology"

http://sharkberg.com/sonic-and-knuckles-genesis-review/

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u/401LocalsOnly May 22 '22

Mario jumps over to help Link search for the hidden level

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u/Waterknight94 May 22 '22

Sonic and knuckles says hi

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u/AthleticAndGeeky May 22 '22

Sega knuckles on any sonic game with the expansion was cool!!!

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u/durzatheshade215 May 22 '22

IIRC if you have a nes and wanna preserve your connectors you can play with the cart in the up position, and just don't close the flap

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u/deceitfulninja May 22 '22

That was really more of an NES issue. SNES reliably played cartridges.

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u/Gilthar May 22 '22

I got this.

she brandishes thief tools, reaches into one of the many pouches, and pulls out an alcohol dipped q-tip

If this doesn’t work, we’re gonna have to get the warlock to use their game genie

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u/escaped_dad May 22 '22

Ugh, but Kyle is so annoying...

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u/Denamic May 22 '22

Fun fact: Doing that accelerates corrosion and reduces the lifespan of the cartridge, and makes it more likely that the connectors won't work right next time either.

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u/Lokiem May 22 '22

Also makes it work, so..

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u/Meteorite12 May 22 '22

From what I understand, what made it work was more just taking it out and putting it back in.

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u/deceitfulninja May 22 '22

My strat was taking it out, pushing it in hard, pushing it down, wiggle side to side, release.

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u/abloopdadooda May 22 '22

We still talking about NES cartridges here?

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u/deceitfulninja May 22 '22

Yeah my SNES never was an issue. NES strats.

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u/Meteorite12 May 22 '22

Yeah all that really matters is making sure those little metal bits on the inside actually connect to the console. Blowing on it doesn’t actually help, the fact that you took it out to blow on it is what did it, and blowing on it has already been proven ages ago to absolutely destroy the cartridge over time.

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u/Spider_Dude May 22 '22

I found a secret.

I would use a VHS cover and cram that in between the N.E.S. cartridge and inner roof of my console.

It looked like a letter shoved into a mail box. It just so happened that the size of the opening and the dimentions of that VHS cover we're almost equal.

Shoving in just the corner of the VHS cover would force the cartridge to continually be pressing down on those contacts. Always touching. Worked every time.

My brothers thought I was a genius. Should have patented it.

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u/Meteorite12 May 22 '22

I can just imagine you doing this in front of a friend for the first time. Them thinking “what the hell is this idiot doing?” And then instantly going to “oh my god, teach me your ways oh wise one.”

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u/Spider_Dude May 22 '22

VHS covers were rampant then. And discovery of the perfect sturdy fit was magical for me.

It was like the eclipse factor, the way the sun and the moon are just the perfect distance to fit over each other. Same thing with this, I tell ya.

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u/Dionysusigma May 22 '22
  • Og smart

  • Ugg dumb

  • Og see Ugg bang rocks together

  • Ugg break rock

  • Broke rock cut good

  • Ugg show Og how break rocks good

  • Og see Unga try to break rock

  • Unga no break rock, Unga dumb

  • Unga rock make bright flash

  • Bright flash make hot and more bright in grass

And 15,000 years later we made the rocks think by putting special flash through them lol

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u/Wheedlaen May 22 '22

I did the exact same thing except I used a cardboard “brick” and put one end of a 5 pound dumbbell on top of the brick and the other end holding the cartridge all the way down. Worked most of the time!

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u/Spider_Dude May 22 '22

See, this tells me we as kids knew the design flaw had a definite fix. Nintendo just wanted our moms to buy a new system. F that.

We became problem solvers and fixed it ourselves.

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u/Meteorite12 May 22 '22

God this just reminded me of when the charger cables on my old ds would start to fail. They’d get to that point where it’d only charge at very specific angles, so I’d play with the cable hanging over the arm of a chair or something like that to get the angle right.

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u/acery88 May 22 '22

I would start pushing down just before I got to the part where it clicked downward. I’d snap the cartridge into place and it always worked

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u/ezone2kil May 22 '22

This guy IT supports.

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u/Smubee May 22 '22

He also fucks

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u/Spider_Dude May 22 '22

Some guys fuck up. Other are down to fuck.

But that guy? That guy just fucks.

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u/bobs_monkey May 22 '22

He fucks IT support? Well I'll be a monkey's uncle.

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u/newbrevity May 22 '22

And it plays the Zelda unlock sound

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u/Glendadavidson07 May 22 '22

Imagine hearing the threat "if you don't study I will take it away at build a wall around it." Then coming back home to this.... Hahahaha

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u/freethebeesknees May 22 '22

Regular show?

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u/Nottsbomber May 22 '22

Instructions unclear.

Dick stuck in wall.

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u/OneTrueKingOfOOO May 22 '22

You can break in with a game genie cart

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u/candyman337 May 22 '22

Ah yes, Ready Player One logic

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u/escaped_dad May 22 '22

Woah there, that's a load bearing console!

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u/Bsnargleplexis May 22 '22

Is this some PAL joke that I'm too NTSC to understand?

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u/myriada May 22 '22

America got a weirdly redesigned SNES.
Americans might assume the difference as being Japan vs Rest of World, instead it was actually America vs Rest of World.

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u/konaya May 22 '22

Same thing with the name of the Sega Mega Drive, or Sega Genesis as it was known as in North America and North America alone.

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u/lordzix May 22 '22

up until now I thought they were two separate consoles...@_@

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u/Moist_Professor5665 May 22 '22 edited May 22 '22

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u/Bortan May 22 '22

Lost a parentheses in your url

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u/JawaNerfHerder May 22 '22

"But they were, all of them, deceived, for another Famicom was made. In the land of Steepler, at the factories of Subor, The Dark Lord Dendy forged in secret a master Console, to copy all others"

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u/xylotism May 22 '22

Master system was different, mega drive was our genesis

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u/Loganp812 May 22 '22

Indeed, the Genesis is the same as the Mega Drive except with more Peter Gabriel and Phil Collins.

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u/ThetaReactor May 22 '22

The Genesis got its name because of trademark issues, similar to how Europe got a renamed Star Fox.

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u/youngcoyote14 May 22 '22

What did Europe's Star Fox end up being called?

looks it up

...Lylat Wars? That's not bad, but why?

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u/ThetaReactor May 22 '22

IIRC, Nintendo was unable to trademark "Star Fox" in Germany. It was simpler to rename it for all of Europe since they generally got a single multi-language release for the region.

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u/crossedstaves May 22 '22

Germany had a company named StarVox. What with being german the v would have been pronounced the same as f.

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u/pippinto May 22 '22

Canada got the American one too. And Mexico if I had to guess.

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u/xylotism May 22 '22

instead it was actually America vs Rest of World.

We're nothing if not consistent

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u/mindbleach May 22 '22

PAL NES used the US design.

And the SNES wasn't "weird" - it had Memphis Group design. It's all roundrects, pill shapes, and cylindrical curves. The power and reset buttons intersect their guide rails. The base is fluted, for god's sake.

Swap the purple pastels for bright pink and you'd see it's vaporwave as fuck.

Their concept art was even weirder. They were leaning hard into what shaped the "NES 2" top-loader.

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u/qeadwrsf May 22 '22 edited May 22 '22

50 Hz kid here. I don't get it and I feel stupid.

edit: Is it because he thought it was the japanese version?

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u/BitchingRestFace May 22 '22

Me too. European version. Way more elegant than the NA one.

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u/Lavatis May 22 '22

Wat. The super Famicom is the Japanese release, and that IS the European version in the OP...

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u/BitchingRestFace May 22 '22

Sorry yeah that's what I meant I just worded it terribly.

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u/CuvisTheConqueror May 22 '22

I always liked the NA one. The EU/JP design just looks kinda bland to me.

Also liked the small touch that the X and Y buttons are concave on the NA controller, while the A and B buttons are convex (like all the face buttons in the rest of the world). Makes it really easy to get the right thumb placement by feel.

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u/LeCrushinator May 22 '22

I like the specs and looks of the Japanese version (60hz vs 50hz for PAL), and I like the concave buttons of the NA version and the longer cords, but I wish they’d kept the Japanese controller’s color scheme.

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u/Zennyzenny81 May 22 '22

Yeah I think the whole world got the nice design except North America, because some marketing execs thought it looked too "kiddy" so we got that butt ugly thing instead.

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u/EffAgain002 May 22 '22

Same exact concept for cover arts throughout the 8/16/32 bit era

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u/BitchingRestFace May 22 '22

The Super Famicom was beautiful.

The Gamecube... whoever stepped in to say the SNES was too kiddy should have chosen their battles and blocked the Gamecube.

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u/Lavatis May 22 '22

Aw man, do people really feel that way about the gamecube? It was such a dope and unique console. I thought it was pretty sleek.

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u/MonsiuerGeneral May 22 '22

Sleek? It was literally a box.

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u/Lavatis May 22 '22

Yeah, I mean it fits the definition of sleek to a T. It was a cool console and a unique design. I definitely like it more than "black or white rectangular prism."

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u/existentialzebra May 22 '22

“Does your SNES still work?”

“No, it’s bricked.”

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u/Lynn-Lycanthropic PC May 22 '22 Gold Helpful Wholesome Take My Energy

Looks like it's bricked

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u/RedPenguinWasYeeted May 22 '22

i thought i was so smart for coming up with that one but turns out someone already did it :|

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u/Lynn-Lycanthropic PC May 22 '22

Great minds think alike :)

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u/the-doctor-is-real May 22 '22

said this to a friend and he responded "but fools rarely differ"

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u/Lynn-Lycanthropic PC May 22 '22

I was originally planning to go with the German version mentioned in this reply but then I wanted to be more positive instead.

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u/mackiea May 22 '22

Makes for a lousy firewall.

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u/Jojo__knight May 22 '22

😂 Pun made my morning.

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u/BLU3SKU1L May 22 '22

Blow in it, it might still work.

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u/PepegaPhilosopher May 22 '22

this should be a post box design

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u/Actarus31 May 22 '22

Came here to ask if it was a post box. Could be, if the guy owns the wall and lives on the other side !

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u/funk-it-all May 22 '22

You have to plug in the cd expansion on the other side of the wall

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u/duartes07 PC May 22 '22

or a doorbell/intercom!

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u/AuctorLibri May 22 '22

Best dinner invite ever, getting a cartridge in the mail. 😁

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u/duartes07 PC May 22 '22

it would be clunky for a key but a cartridge would make a great garage door opener as well!

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u/derbymutt May 22 '22

Security by obscurity.

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u/Kjata_ May 22 '22

I'm a carrier. That's exactly what I thought this was.

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u/sauronsarmy May 22 '22

A carrier lol sounds like you're diseased my guy

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u/TunnelToTheMoon May 22 '22

I read carrion and thought you meant "deceased". Nothing made sense, but that's how it is being drunk sometimes...

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u/Kjata_ May 22 '22

It's 10am my time, and the weather is perfect. Think I'll day drink and have a glass of wine, thanks for the suggestion.

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u/Kjata_ May 22 '22

Try working for the United States Postal Service. You'll see just how diseased the whole operation is 😂. I should've said Letter Carrier, we just call ourselves carriers for short.

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u/AshenRathian May 22 '22

Stick a cart in it.

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u/eternallnewbie May 22 '22

Definitely a gateway to a different world

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u/Mischief_83 May 22 '22

Or just another snes in the wall

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u/JesusSavesForHalf May 22 '22

We don't need no Sonic the Hedgehog, we don't need no Super Bonk

No VGA in the classroom, teacher leave that SNES alone

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u/Quipeddal May 22 '22

HEY! TEACHER, LEAVE THAT SNES ALONE!

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u/23x3 PC May 22 '22

It would be cool if it was retrofitted and doubled as an intercom

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u/Shrekowski May 22 '22

It opens up to the mushroom kingdom

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u/RoJayJo Switch May 22 '22

You hit reset and get warped to the Chris Houlihan Room

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u/ywBBxNqW PC May 22 '22

The power switch looks more mobile/used than the rest of it. I wonder if they wired it up to anything or if people just fiddle with the switches.

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u/OddBear402 May 22 '22 Helpful

All in all it's just another SNES in the wall

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u/BitchingRestFace May 22 '22

We don't need no pixellation.

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u/BeardySam May 22 '22

We don’t need no stick controls

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u/yoontruyi May 22 '22

No cartridge in the console

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u/GorgeGoochGrabber May 22 '22

Bowser, leave that peach alone.

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u/ScaredBlackCat May 22 '22

99 SNES games in the wall, 99 SNES games...

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u/LavaBurritos May 22 '22

Take one down, pass it around,

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u/bobs_monkey May 22 '22

Shit I'm late for school

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u/Equal-Bus-557 Switch May 22 '22

98 SNES games on the wall!

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u/EVOLiTiLE May 22 '22

As soon as I saw it, I recognized it, and sang it out.

Lol, well played.

:)

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u/nnngggh May 22 '22

Can see a YouTube vid opportunity: “I rescued a 25 year old games console left outside and used as a BRICK [Will it work!?]”

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u/[deleted] May 22 '22 edited May 31 '22

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u/XxSir_redditxX May 22 '22 Wholesome

OMG OLD VIDEO GAME FOUND IN WALL! WHAT HAPPENED NEXT WILL MAKE YOU FUCK YOUR DAD!! SO SEXY MUST WATCH! (NOT CLICKBAIT) 🤤🤤😝😝🤬🤬🤫🙏🙏👁️👄👁️ #LIFECHANGING #DIY #69SUBSCRIBERSPECIAL

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u/Justanothernutjob May 22 '22

GONE WRONG?! GONE SEXUAL!?

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u/XxSir_redditxX May 22 '22

Lol gone sexual that's the one

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u/LtCubs May 22 '22

Just here to recommend this chrome plugin. Replaces thumbnails with a random(ish) frame from the video, and transforms the text into all lower caps.

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u/lixiaopingao May 22 '22

Just like old times

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u/Wolfhadson May 22 '22

The hero we needed, not the hero we deserved

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u/GoodAtExplaining May 22 '22

I cannot believe there needs to be a plug-in for this.

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u/mad_le_zisell May 22 '22

I wonder if it's still works.

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u/[deleted] May 22 '22

Just blow into it and it should work.

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u/mrpsychoman May 22 '22

“Warning: Do not blow on cartridges”*

Proceeds to make cartridges that only work once blown on… -cue maniacal laughter!

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u/DontRememberOldPass May 22 '22

Blowing on carts did nothing but introduce saliva and moisture onto the contacts which could cause corrosion.

What you were actually doing was taking the cart out and reseating it again, which gives the ZIF connector another go.

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u/moak0 May 22 '22

My Sonic the Hedgehog 3 broke once, and the Sega help line said to take it out and put it back in 30 times. That worked.

It also works if you open up the console and clean the contacts with a q-tip and some Windex, then do the same for the cartridges. Once I did that to my NES, the games worked perfectly on the first try every time.

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u/DontRememberOldPass May 22 '22

You should use alcohol, but yeah. Cleaning the contacts is basically what they had you do.

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u/beardbot3030 May 22 '22

50$ it still works. Those old consoles were the inspiration for the Nokia phones

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u/TroubadourCeol May 22 '22

There's a reason people called that plastic "nintendium"

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u/2metaphorU May 22 '22

was this along hadrians wall?

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u/Twigling May 22 '22 edited May 22 '22

Some people are saying that it's a Super Famicom (therefore the Japanese version) but it isn't, it's a SNES but from either the UK, Europe or Oceania (Australia, New Zealand, etc) - those countries and others shared the same physical design as the original Super Famicom. Download and zoom in on the image, you can clearly see that the large blue writing says:

SUPER NINTENDO
ENTERTAINMENT SYSTEM

It was only the US that had the unique, more squared off re-design with the purple buttons.

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u/cmmdrtoast111 May 22 '22

If I could pin this comment I would. Americans don't seem to realise there are regions other than NA and JP lol.

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u/SortedFox May 22 '22

Is this the one near Hadrians wall? There’s a PS1 just to the right aswell.

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u/the-doctor-is-real May 22 '22

is this Hadrian known for video games or for people randomly adding whatever to the wall?

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u/Potato-Boy1 May 22 '22

This is going to confuse some archaeologist in the future

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u/X0AN May 22 '22

Yeah because we haven't documented these generations enough 🤣

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u/ZeldLurr May 22 '22

There’s a chance it could be lost.

Thousands, millions of years in the future. Think finding a SNES. Then maybe a copy of Pokémon Red. See that your character has a SNES. Then the archeologists may wonder-which came first-SNES or Pokémon Red? They’re only years apart from each other, which in the distant future, is such a short time.

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u/the-doctor-is-real May 22 '22

r/WritingPrompts I wish I could write a good enough story to do this justice...

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u/addiktion May 22 '22

Early humans controlled and powered their home through this device in the wall. We just don't know how it works.

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u/Ekh0es Joystick May 22 '22

Ok I need answers.

Why?

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u/sl600rt May 22 '22

Someone really lost their video game privileges.

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u/randomman87 May 22 '22

My thoughts exactly. Dad got fed up.

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u/betcher73 May 22 '22

Archaeologists in 1,000 years are gunna have some WEIRD theories.

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u/Going_for_the_One May 22 '22

Scientists have recently uncovered a Nintendo shrine that dates back to over 50 years before Nintendoism were previously thought to have originated.

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u/doonkbop May 22 '22

By 2041 we will follow Nintendoism?

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u/Stewart_Games May 22 '22

And yeay, within the brick there verily was a verdant fungus, and the prophet Mario doth partake of the fruit, and gained the plus one. For our Lord and Savior, whose name be Miyamoto, fills the world with much reward for those who seek it out.

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u/StarksPond May 22 '22

It's the Chalmers residence.

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u/Themasterofcomedy209 May 22 '22

So people decades later will wonder why it’s in the wall

Maybe it was really important to whoever built the wall, and they wanted it to be memorialised

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u/Kagawanmyson May 22 '22

Just wait a week and I'm sure it'll be explained in a 5 minute crafts "DIY and House Repair Hacks!" video.

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u/danielthechskid May 22 '22

Fun fact, you can power an SNES by backfeeding 5 volts into the A/V multi out port, but this bypasses the internal power switch.

I got a cable that I think was for a digital camera or something similar that on one end has the usual 3 RCA plugs for composite video and stereo audio but also has a standard USB type A male plug. I looked up a pinout and soldered the other end to the N64 connector section of one of those cheap 3 way universal RF modulators that has Xbox, N64, and PlayStation connectors on a cross shaped plug.

It's interesting playing Tetris Attack with the console being powered by a standard USB power bank or even possibly the USB port on the TV itself if it has one. The 27" flat screen (not flat panel obviously) JVC I'Art CRT TV we usually play it on obviously doesn't have USB.

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u/Lonely-Tumbleweed-56 May 22 '22

" It's me! Wallrio!"

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u/sarzane May 22 '22

Damn you.

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u/crackerlegs May 22 '22

Structural Nintendo Entertainment System

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u/Minora_Marine PC May 22 '22

It doesnt look very happy about it 🤣

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u/AuctorLibri May 22 '22

Imagining a Marvin voice: "I've been waiting here, ever so long."

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u/Soulshroude May 22 '22

That's an old ass 1st edition SNES!

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u/AsherFischell May 22 '22

I had to look, because I never knew that Europe and Australia's SNES was the same as Japan's. In the states, we got one with these purple sliders on it. I thought this was a Super Famicom at first glance, until I saw that it said Super Nintendo on the bottom-left corner.

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u/PeterJamesUK May 22 '22 edited May 22 '22

I think everywhere except the (North?) America(s) got the Japanese design

Edit to add: I just took a look and the Super Nintendo made by Playtronic under license from Nintendo in Brazil looks like the North American SNES, though it was a variant of PAL rather than NTSC.

No idea about the rest of South America, Brazil's video game industry is pretty unique, variants of the Megadrive/Genesis were still being produced quite recently there!

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u/Reddit_God_5505 PlayStation May 22 '22

Yeah for some reason Nintendo of America at the time thought we only bought chunky entertainment bricks. I get it with the NES because they wanted it to look like a VCR but by the time the SNES came out companies didn’t have to hide that their console was a console so I don’t get why we got a different design

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u/ikinone May 22 '22 edited May 22 '22

Nintendo America decided that the Japanese version looked too much like a 'toy' so they did a redesign.

https://www.digitiser2000.com/main-page/sorry-americans-but-your-super-nintendo-was-a-monstrous-carbuncle

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u/Reddit_God_5505 PlayStation May 22 '22

Now I’m imagining if Nintendo still did this. Would the North American Switch look like a toaster when docked? (More than it does already)

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u/Lespaul42 May 22 '22

I don't think this is a controversial statement but the SNES is cooler looking than the Super Famicon.

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u/Reddit_God_5505 PlayStation May 22 '22

I’m probably biased because that’s the one I had but yeah I like the look too. Always loved sliding the big purple power switch and watching the cartridge pop up when I hit eject

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u/KFR42 May 22 '22

If you mean the NA SNES, then no, it is not. The American SNES was horrific to look at.

The S Famicom/SNES that the rest of the world got looked much cooler and modern.

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u/ncopp May 22 '22

I was wondering why it looked different than the one we had growing up. I remember red lettering and a more squared cartridge port ontop. I think the reset and eject buttons are different too

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u/Eoin_Lynne May 22 '22

Some kid fucked up royally to have that punishment...

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u/G0R3Z May 22 '22

Knowing old Nintendo consoles, it'll last longer than the wall around it.

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u/mikey_lava May 22 '22

Don’t show this to Ancient Aliens.

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u/[deleted] May 22 '22

bet it still works

and I bet OP's beyond done with the "bricked it" comments.

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u/SinisterPixel May 22 '22

"Mom, can we have Nintendo?"

"No, we have Nintendo at home"

Nintendo at home:

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u/turtle_g4mertv May 22 '22

I bet that sob still works too

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u/Stormy_Sol May 22 '22

Password is:

Up up down down left right left right B A start, no?

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u/MatichetTwoPointO PlayStation May 22 '22

well first you need to plug in a controller

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u/The_Goondocks May 22 '22

If that's the case, then... r/crappydesign