A quick note before we begin: as of June 2020 this guide is now over 2 years old, some changes over these last two years (including changes to Gradle) seem to have thrown some additional problems for users into the mix. Minecraft Forge for 1.7.10 itself has not been updated…


“Bigotry and racism are among the deadliest social ills plaguing the world today.” — Stan Lee (December, 1968)

Steve Rogers (Captain America) and T’Challa (Black Panther), as they appear in Avengers: Infinity War (2018)

“With your permission, I’ve suggested he join the Avengers… as my replacement! He calls himself… the Panther!”
— Steve Rogers (as Captain America), Avengers (Vol. 1) Issue #51 (April, 1968)

Whether it was 1968’s or 2018’s appointment of Black Panther to the forefront of the Avengers, Steve Rogers endorsed it…


Emotively-analytical meditations on awakening from debilitating self-doubt, social avoidance, a damaged sense of identity, and depression.

“No one can build you the bridge on which you, and only you, must cross the river of life. There may be countless trails and bridges and demigods who would gladly carry you across; but only at the price of pawning and forgoing yourself. There is one path in the…


It was a bit of a grueling all-nighter, but in the end I am quite happy with how my water is turning out! I was really inspired by two games in particular for dedicating such an effort to my game’s water: Nintendo’s The Legend of Zelda: Wind Waker and…


It’s time for class… Welcome to Virtual Boy 101!

Hey! It’s Aubrey again, and we’re now at Episode IV of this series. If you’re new here, I really suggest starting from the beginning and working your way through the episodes. Then you at least have as rough of an idea as I do as to just what’s going on…


Honestly, I am no superstar when it comes to music, but when I first laid eyes on the DG-20 I knew I had to play it. It just called to me. So, naturally, I ordered just about the cheapest one I could find online and waited for it to arrive!

The MIDI guitar in the flesh.


Project architecture, controllers, and multiplayer? Oh, my.

Hey, welcome to episode three of my series on my project Nintendo 64 by Virtual Boy. This project is about modding the Virtual Boy for a video input, and adapting a Nintendo 64 emulator to work with that input! …


Four colors, three dimensions, two consoles, and one loose idea of how it all fits together

Last time, in Nintendo 64 by Virtual Boy: Episode I, I essentially wrote up my concept for this project (I’d suggest reading that before this so you have a rough idea of what’s going on here). …


A nonsensical project for Nintendo’s least missed 90’s gaming machine.

Would you play Nintendo 64 games on the Virtual Boy if you could?

As a big fan of Nintendo, especially late 90’s Nintendo, I’ve involved myself off and on in a handful of projects from contributing to Nintendo 64 graphics emulation to RGB modding various consoles and have finally decided to take on what may be the most absurd project I’ve dreamed up…


(As a bit of a “warning” about this article, I intend to revisit it for semi-regular editing to include any new advancements I discover in playing Ocarina of Time with mods. I may also update it to provide more in-depth “how to” instructions for doing this stuff if people are…

Aubrey B

Hey, I’m Aubrey! I write about gaming, comics, programming, and LGBTQ+ issues.

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