Super Nintendo PlayStation Prototype Now Fully Functioning

Perhaps the most valuable piece of retro gaming hardware on the planet just gained even more value, as the once-dead Super Nintendo PlayStation prototype has been brought back to full functionality.

Hardware hacker Ben Heckendorn, known online as Ben Heck, finally conquered the last piece in the SNES PlayStation puzzle, getting the CD-ROM to boot up a game.

It was known the Super Nintendo PlayStation prototype could power on, but it was unable to boot software from CD-ROM, or even play music. The owners of the prototype, which is the only known Super Nintendo PlayStation prototype in the entire world, loaned Heck the unit, with Heck promising he’d have it fully operational by the 2017 Midwest Gaming Classic.

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