Arcade Parts and Accessories

4 Player X-Arcade Builder's Kit USB/PS2

Create Your Own 4 Player Arcade Panel or Joystick

The X-Arcade™ 4 Player Arcade Builder's Kit USB/PS2 (Build Your Own Arcade) allows you to create a commercial grade, authentic arcade quality controller or arcade machine in your home--- with no technical skills required! NO SOLDERING, directly plug-in with included cables! Your bundle includes electronics, cables and wiring to allow hookup to any computer's USB port, you just need to supply the buttons/joysticks.

Inject The Arcade Experience Into Your Home Today!

Effortlessly recreate the classic arcade experience with an X-Arcade™ as the brains of your project. The electronics in this kit are used in the award winning X-Arcade™ Joysticks and the only arcade kits that work with PC, Mac and major game consoles. (adapters sold separately). Get the highest performing arcade electronics kit available!


X-Arcade™ Build Your Own Arcade Kit Applications

  • Create A New Arcade MachineOr Joystick Powered By Any PC, Mac Or Game System
  • No Complicated Wiring Or Electronics - Plug In With Included Cables 
  • Convert Your Existing Classic Arcade Machine Into A MAME Machine. Just Use This Kit + Some Buttons/Joysticks and Computer
  • Design Commercial Grade Interactive Exhibits For Museums Or Amusement Parks Powered By PC/Game Console Requiring Industrial Style Input Devices
  • Use In Any PC or Mac Keyboard Encoder Projects 
  • Joysticks And Buttons Sold Separately Here
  • NO SOLDERING REQUIRED!

Designed to meet the demands of Arcade Enthusiasts, the kit exhibits master craftsmanship with uncompromising attention to detail and quality.

With the X-Arcade™ Build Your Own Arcade Kit, you'll be able to inject the classic, nostalgic arcade experience in your home instantly and effortlessly. Imagine having your own arcade machine setup in under an hour. (arcade wood not included) Just connect these electronics to your arcade machine joysticks/buttons or any electronic source for instant play!

This kit includes all the cables, wiring and instructions you need to make your own arcade. Buttons and Joysticks sold separately!  This USB PCB can also be used to upgrade legacy/older model 2 Player Arcade Controllers like Hanaho Hotrod Joystick, Arcade PC or Slikstik. Easily USB and multiple-console support to your existing device!

Product Manual

Download Arcade Kit Manual

If you think you'll need longer cables for your project, you should order an extra wiring harness.  

X-Arcade™ Build Your Own Arcade Features

  • 2 Sets Of X-Arcade Boards Totaling 56 Inputs In Any Combination (4 Joysticks + 40 Buttons) See Default Config Here
  • Includes Player 3 and Player 4 Buttons
  • Everything You Need To Make A 4 Player Arcade Panel, Arcade Joystick Or Machine
  • Award Winning Electronics Featured In Video Game/Technology Publications Worldwide
  • Fully Programmable Input Assignments In Hardware (PC Only) For Re-Assigning Buttons/Joysticks To Any Input On Keyboard.
  • Programmed Modes Include Memory Storage To Maintain Settings When Unit Is Off
  • 4 Different Memory Mode Settings In Hardware For Saving Button/Joystick Layouts For Various Emulators Or Settings
  • Direct Plug-In For Connectors: No Screwdriver Or Complicated Wiring Required
  • Included LED Display Shows On/Off Test Function And Assists In Programming Modes
  • Includes PS/2 Keyboard Pass-Thru Input
  • No Separate Power Required, No Ghosting, No Scanning, No Delays
  • External Connection Via PS/2 Port or USB Port
  • Compatible With Any Game System (Game Adapters Sold Separately)
  • No Software Or Drivers Needed
  • No Soldering Requied (Easy Installation For Anyone!)
  • Can Be Used With Any Third Party USB or PS/2 Trackball/Spinner
  • Fully Compatible With Any OS, (Mac, Linux, Unix, PC, etc)
  • Fully Seamless Operation And Configuration With MAME/Emulation Software
  • Default Support Provided Both By MAME and Gametap (X-Arcade PCB Support In Both Applications)

What's Included

2 Pack Of:
  • X-Arcade™ BYO Encoder Board Kit
  • Includes Player 3 and Player 4 Buttons 
  • Wiring Harness To Connect All 4 Joysticks / Buttons
  • Labeled Wires And Connection Kit
  • PS/2 Keyboard And USB Connector Interface Cable
  • Connect Via PS/2 or USB
  • 6 FOOT USB CABLE INCLUDED
  • Programming Switch And Led
  • Labeled Connector Wires
  • 30 Day Money Back Guarantee
  • 100% Fully Serviced Lifetime Warranty
  • Toll Free And Online Live Technical Support
  • Joysticks And Buttons Sold Separately Here

If you think you'll need longer cables for your project, you should order an extra wiring harness.  

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