Pathfinder is a fan favorite character from the game Apex Legends. In this guide, we'll show you how to build your own interactive desktop Pathfinder desktop companion, complete with Adafruit PyPortal chest screen, voiceover lines from the the game, and glowing LED robot eye!
We'll build Pathfinder using 3D printed parts, Sugru moldable glue, and an array of electronics, all programmed on the PyPortal with CircuitPython.
In additions to the parts above you'll need access to a 3D printer and PLA filament in a variety of colors to suit your Pathfinder build.
For the electronics, you'll want the following tools, or equivalent:
Most attachments will be made using Sugru, however, we'll use M4 hardware to fasten Pathfinder's torso halves together, as well as to secure the monitor frame.