The industrious folks at iFixit have published extensive manuals for 24 popular game consoles, detailing over 200 repairs and modifications with step-by-step guides and photographs. You knew there was a reason you were keeping that broken Game Gear around.

Some of the consoles covered include:

- Xbox
- Xbox 360 and 360 S

- Nintendo 64, GameCube, and Wii
- Game Boy (Original), Advance, Micro, DS, DS Lite, DSi, and DSi XL

- Dreamcast
- Game Gear

- PlayStation 1, 2, 3, and 3 Slim
- PSP 1000, 2000, 3000, and Go

In addition to those, iFixit just launched a game console section of their online store, serving up tools and parts relevant to the guides. So, you know, go fix something! [iFixit]


Image credit Jason Osmann