NES Controllers Explained

NES Controllers Explained

May 15, 2022 0 By retrogamingdev

NES Controllers Explained
In this episode I break down a NES-004 brick style controller and explain how it works, from both a hardware and software perspective.

Controller Code GitHub Project –
CD4021 Datasheet (Texas Instruments) –

0:00 Introduction

1:20 Opening a Controller
2:28 NES-004 Electronics
4:18 Button Circuitry
7:10 Reading Controller Data
9:37 Controller Code
16:20 Conclusion
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