Best Emulator for Super Metroid?

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Jul 24, 2008
  1. roguetrip
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    Member roguetrip GBAtemp Fan

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    I've tried using SNES9x for Super Metroid but most of my settings have not been able to get it to play smooth, lots of slow motion and jerking. Is there a better emulator for this game? everything else works good (well except alien vs. predator) with SNES9x

    My system specs which I don't think to be too slow for this game:
    Windows XP SP3
    Asus A8N32-SLI
    AMD X2 4200+ (clocked at 2.64GHz)
    2GB DDR400
    SLI EVGA 7800GT's 256mb
    320GB Seagate 7200.10RPM, 120GB Western Digital 7200RPM
    16x DVD-/+R Recorder
    500W Xclio GoodPower, 250W Thermaltake Power Express

    I know behind the curve a bit, but there hasn't been any games coming out to make me want to upgrade and turning to old ones.
     
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    Member Doomsday Forte GBAtemp Maniac

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    I've always used ZSNESw for SNES games. Apart from ROM hacks, it works 100% for me.
     
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    Romhacks work perfecly using Snes9x.

    You can get some of the best rom hacks from my signature.

    I tested Super Metroid Redesighn on Snes9x, and Zsnes.

    Results:

    Zsnes=Fail.
    Snes9x=Success.
     
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    I can run it fine on SNES9X
     
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    Member zidane_genome My sword has a +2 bleeding... wanna test it out?

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    SNES, Wii Virtual Console... oh, wait... you want to play it on your PC...

    Doesn't make sense, but sure...

    SNES9x works for almost every SNES game
     
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    Its something to do while waiting for downloads and encodes to finish up. I don't own a Wii, also my SNES power cable is damaged so that won't work, so what is left is my PC, DS lite+R4 (texture issues after so long using pocketheaven settings), GameCube+Xeno 2.0 but my dvd burner doesn't work with the media discs, A Dreamcast that is in its original box sitting, and a unmodded PSP Slim waiting for datel tool battery.

    So that leaves the PC being the savior. Anyways I have a usb converter that allows the use of a Xbox, GameCube, and PS2 controller from wal-mart. Using the PS2 controller makes it very similar to the SNES.

    As to my problem, I found I was using SNES9x 1.41-1, found there was a 1.43 and its working good now, thanks guys!
     

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