Tag Archives: Capcom Mini-Cute

Freebie Friday! Recalbox MAME Frontend.

By | February 26, 2016

My MAME cabinet uses Recalbox. It’s lacking in certain areas but possesses one killer feature that makes it ideal for the Wall Candy Cab: native support for Raspberry Pi 2’s GPIO pins! Typically you’d have to use an I-PAC or some such similar hardware controller in order to interface an arcade stick with a computer… Read More »

Throwback Thursday! Capcom Mini-Cute!

By | February 25, 2016

Here’s the inspiration for the Wall Candy Cab: the Capcom Mini-Cute! I bought this years ago and still haven’t finished its restoration. While it certainly has the mod contours it is only slightly less obtrusive than Western arcade cabinets. It’s also about 3x as heavy given that it’s made of steel. Steel is a lot… Read More »