GBA emulators for the DS2

Discussion in 'Supercard' started by Game Dragon, Feb 2, 2011.

  1. Game Dragon
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    There are two GBA emulators for the DS2 the 1.21 that works with the game_config file and the newer one 1.3 that does no works with the game_config file
    which one of the two is the best, is there much difference between them in performance and is there any body writing game_config files out there
     
  2. Cuelhu

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    why don't you test the games you want to play? If some don't work, test on the other emulator.
     
  3. Ammako

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    Only ONE game was fixed with 1.3, and that isn't even a good game anyway.
    You're better off staying with 1.21 with game_config.txt
     
  4. Presto99

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    Yeah. I don't know what other games game_config.txt helps with but I know it makes Super Mario Advance 4--Super Mario Bros. 3 work and I like that. So I stay on 1.21.
     
  5. nesdude0011

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    Where do you download 1.21? What exactly makes it better than version 1.3?

    I downloaded the official GBA emulator off of the supercard homepage, and it was version 1.3.
     
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    1.2.1 is also on the download page (I think you might have to scroll down more or something) and it is preferred above version 1.3 because 1.3 breaks compatibility with the game_config.txt which helped fix up various games so that they played to the best of their abilities (with the emulator)...in total, the update fixed a couple of obscure games and borked a ton of others so that they run less than optimum levels.
     
  7. Game Dragon
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    Thanks for that GBA Version 1.21 with game_config.txt is the best at the moment
     
  8. shanefromoz

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    But it still needs alot of work to get it right.
    Not many updates coming from the Supercard team in ref to the gba side.
     
  9. Net_Bastard

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    I downloaded 1.21 and the gameconfig.txt isn't there. Help?
     
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