Taito TypeX4: Playing around with the Built-in BIOS Developer Mode

This is something interesting I found while playing around with my Taito TypeX4. Normally, TypeX series arcade base units do not allow booting from USB/LAN or even show the Boot Menu. However, if you’re like me and like to play around with settings that you shouldn’t, then if you have your hands on a TypeX4…

First post of 2021. Quick Update.

Greetings. Well, since the last update a lot has happened. On my side of the world here, we’ve had hotspots of COVID flare up in various states. Victoria was dumb enough to hoo-hah and party hard during the initial lockdown period and they ended up getting isolated from other states. Play stupid games, win stupid…

Blue Vows: Character Audio Rip (v1)

Blue Vows is one game that I’ve had my eye on for some time, mainly because it’s literally a carbon chinese copy of KanColle Arcade, which is a 3D arcade adaptation of the Kantai Collection browser game hosted on the DMM Games platform. This game is in Chinese and has no English UI, so unless…

Wanted: KanColle Arcade Unit (Sega Nu Hardware)

I’m looking to get my hands on a KanColle Arcade unit. I have a strong interest in the Kantai Collection universe and I am looking to get my hands on a physical arcade cabinet. This is what the arcade cabinet itself looks like from the official website. Shiny. If you know of anyone who deals…