Would you slash out €2,499 for the portable R-Kaid-R arcade machine by Love Hulten?
Handmade arcade gaming machines always stand out from the rest of the DIYs that catch our attention and portable arcade machines are what we like. This hybrid of a Mame Machine and portable arcade machine, called as R-Kaid-R by the famous Swedish DIYer Love Hulten is something of a jackpot for gamers. Perfectly mixing the game physics of yesteryears when arcade gaming was the rage and digital spectrum of today’s gaming scenario; Love crafted this magnificent gaming arcade console with millimeter perfect detail.
R-Kaid-R arcade machine has detail brass work on the cigar box like form factor which encloses the whole unit inside it. This portable gaming console has an 8-inch LCD screen (800 x 600 resolution), built-in speakers, 8-way joystick and 10 push buttons for a very unique arcade gaming experience. The arcade machine supports a plethora of gaming titles from Mame, Nat Geo, Atari 2800, Game Boy Advance, Nintendo, Sega Genesis, PlayStation 1, Doom, Duke Nukem 3D and many other platforms.
Apart from all that the arcade machine has 16GB SD card with pre-installed OS and game menu interface to scan through all the titles. The machine can be charged via USB cable and in one full charge it can last for around 8 hours.
The good news is that R-Kaid-R is going to be available in a wide range of material choices including dark walnut/brass, dark emerald green maple/brass, black ash/brass etc. However the price of this amazing arcade machine might disappoint you, as it costs a mind-numbing €2,499.00 (Approx. US $3411). The question is, are you one crazy gaming fan to buy this one of a kind arcade machine?