The Emulation Realm

Releases with ports for two or more operating systems.

Mupen64Plus-Qt  Mupen64Plus-Qt - Linux (64bit)  Mupen64Plus-Qt - Mac (64bit)

What's New:

- Fix issue with window position

openMSX Launcher  openMSX Launcher - Linux  openMSX Launcher - Mac  openMSX Launcher - Java

What's New:

Enhancements:
- Switched to JDK 7. Now Java Runtime Environment 7 or higher is needed to run the launcher
- Added Database Manager to rename or delete databases
- Simplified the settings window by removing the machines field and adding a button to detect the openMSX path (Note: Mac users need to set the openMSX path value to /Applications or the directory where the launcher is installed)
- The update all databases tool now returns the number of updated profiles
- Added keyboard short-cuts
- Added a tool to import blueMSX Launcher databases (only for the Windows version)
- Added total known dumps to the profile properties window

Bug fixes:
- The machines list in the Add/Edit profile and Fill Database screens was not showing the machines for the latest versions of openMSX after the switch from directories to XML files. This should work now for all versions of openMSX

MAME (32bit)  MAME (64bit)  MAME | MESS | UME (Source)

What's New:

MAMETesters Bugs Fixed
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- 05627: [Speed] (dec0.c) slyspy and clones: comparing to other games in this driver performance is low (Alex Jackson)
- 05562: [Sound] (lwings.c) lwings, trojan, sectionz, avengers and clones: The music tempo is fast. (hap)
- 01630: [Color/Palette] (tecmo16.c) fstarfrc, ginkun, riot: broken colors on sprites (David Haywood)
- 05616: [Save/Restore] All sets using 6809/6309 cpu: Unreliable (failing) save states (Alex Jackson)
- 05620: [Graphics] Crosshair: Selected graphic does not display properly
- 01109: [Graphics] (rpunch.c) svolleyk: [possible] Red arrow indicator doesn't appear. (David Haywood)
- 05585: [Sound] (lwings.c) avengers, avengers2, buraiken: Sometimes the sound repeat in every stage start (hap)
- 05589: [Graphics] (vulgus.c) vulgus vulgusj vulgusa: big enemies diseppear on right and partially appear on left side of screen (hap)
- 05609: [DIP/Input] (dec0.c) baddudes and drgninja: Continue Dip Switch is incorrect (Tafoid)
- 05239: [Misc.] (system16.c) dduxbl: AddressSanitizer: heap-buffer-overflow (Alex Jackson)
- 04348: [Graphics] (rpunch.c) svolley, svolleyk, svolleyu: Arrow and confettis missing / Probable missing layer (David Haywood)
- 05503: [Crash/Freeze] (system16.c) dduxbl: [debug] Screen corrupt and/or crashes (Alex Jackson)
- 05246: [Misc.] (parodius.c) all parodius.c sets: AddressSanitizer: heap-use-after-free (Alex Jackson)
- 05244: [Misc.] (nsmpoker.c) nsmpoker: AddressSanitizer: heap-buffer-overflow (Alex Jackson)

Free42  Free42 - Linux (32bit)  Free42 - Linux (64bit)  Free42 - Mac  Free42 - Android

What's New:

- Decimal version: Fixed ACOS. It would return 0 for acos(-1).

BizHawk  BizHawk - Mac

What's New:

v1.7.3
- Fix exception thrown randomly when opening the Play Movie dialog
- Fix N64 VirtualPad
- Fix "Null" window text bug when first loading EmuHawk
- Fix creation of mupen64plus.cfg in the user's root folder
SnesHawk
- Prevent movie recording using the performance profile and never run this profile in "deterministic" mode
- Always run compatibility profile in "deterministic" mode, fixes numerous problems documented here.

FireGB

FireGB is a basic Game Boy emulator.
The file includes executables for Windows, Mac, and Linux.

Attract-Mode (32bit)  Attract-Mode (64bit)  Attract-Mode - Mac  Attract-Mode (Source)

What's New:

- fixes favourites and tags so they are no longer lost when entries are filtered out by the current filter
- slight change to the artwork selection order: matched clone videos are now preferred over matched name images
- [Linux] fix for emulator launching when running in "Fullscreen Mode"
- video playback now keeps going during transition effects
- fixed video stutter when using more recent versions of FFmpeg
- updated the Windows binaries to use FFmpeg 2.2.4
- layouts can now get and set the user-toggled rotation status
- various screensaver improvements: added a mute option, added an option to overlay wheel artwork on the video and 2x2 video modes
- various other small fixes and improvements

GSport  GSport - Mac  GSport (Source)

What's New:

New functionality:
- Added AppleTalk networking emulation with bridging to EtherTalk
- Added clipboard text paste capability (OSX, Windows)
- Emulated serial ports are individually configurable as either IP or passthrough to real hardware ports
- Added Imagewriter LQ printer emulation

Bug fixes:
- IN#1 and IN#2 now trigger the incoming IP port to listen when using IP simulated serial ports; previously, only PR#1 or PR#2 did
- Fixed crash when parallel.rom is missing
- Fix for real joysticks: unless the joystick is moving, gsport sets the values to zero.

BizHawk  BizHawk - Mac

What's New:

SnesHawk
- Close bsnes process when frontend terminates unexpectedly
- Add a warning nag before attempting to record movies on the Performance core, and give an option to switch to Compatibility

GenesisHawk
- Support lua memory events