Project Description

This is a portable handheld games console built with an Arduino and mounted into the cardboard box it came in. Thus the name – Gamebox




The software can be loaded as normal, and downloaded from

Change the IP address, if necessary, or omit this section entirely with the #define at the top of the source.

Future versions of the code will include a selection of different games, and a menu. In fact, depending on when you’re reading this guide, that code might already be available!



– Arduino

– Ethernet Shield

– 16×2 alpha-numeric display

– buttons, and piezo



Attach the battery, close the lid, put a fancy label on the front, and start playing!



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