In the music video for his aptly-named track Arcade, M4SONIC is seen playing a custom-made arcade-style joystick that's actually a MIDI instrument. Instead of using a piano keyboard, or a rhythm pad filled with countless buttons to trigger MIDI samples, this creation let M4SONIC channel his childhood Street Fighter and Mortal Kombat skills into his music.
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The joystick itself was built by the folks at Analogue Interactive, who you might remember as the company behind the upcoming Analogue Nt solid aluminum NES clone. Old-school gaming fans will soon be able to get their hands on the Analogue Nt, but unfortunately the joystick appearing in M4SONIC's video is a one-off. [Analogue Interactive]