Good HomeBrew?

Discussion in 'NDS - Emulation and Homebrew' started by Havocbean, Nov 23, 2006.

  1. Havocbean
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    Hey there, another newbie post [​IMG]
    What are some good apps for the DS?
    I've seen BEup, which is an MSN messenger app for the DS.
    Anything else out/coming out that might be nifty?

    I'm really deciding on whether or not to get a DS, and if it is as expansive as it seems - im there.
     
  2. Costello

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    * DS Doom: Doom emulator for DS
    * DS Organize: sort of PDA tool with all sort of features (a must!)
    * Moonshell: MP3 and video player (a must too!)
    * NDS Mail: a nice email application, supports RSS streams too
    * NESDS: NES emulator
    * PicoDrive DS: Sega MegaDrive emulator
    * ScummVM DS: LucasArt PC Games emulator
    * SNEmulDS: SNES emulator
    * Snezzi DS: another SNES emulator

    This is my list and there are a lot more out there!
     
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    theBrob Newbie

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    that is a damn fine list of apps and I need to look into it some more when I get a DS lite. Which flash cart would you recommend for someone wanting those apps? I'm not really interested in the mp3/video function unless it's good and it can hold a lot of songs/high video quality.

    But those emulators and ds organize and the msn app would be totally awesome. So, any recommendations?
     
  5. imgod22222

    imgod22222 GBAtemp's Original No-faced Member

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    Don't set your heart on playing SNES games on your DS. ATM none of the emus have high compat. (For what i know/remember)
     
  6. theBrob

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    how's earthbound and actraiser? Is there any list somewhere? If I got just one of those two I'm happy as a frog! But I'd rather have earthbound, since I've only played it on pc, living in PAL-land and all :(
     
  7. cheesyPOOF5

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    DrunkenCoders.com has nice homebrew news although they're not as quick at getting news as they used to be.
     
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    Alot of games are over 90% and fully playable with snezzids [​IMG]
    http://wiki.pocketheaven.com/SnezziDS_Compatibility_List
     
  10. TanookiSuit

    TanookiSuit Game Reviewer/Writer -- formerly Vampire Hunter D

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    Yah snezzi ds is quite compatible and the speed is damn fine, has audio too. I think it was based around the SNES Advance SNESDS setup that came from old loopy/flubba from the GBA hardware. Optimized to hell and back, ran like a champ. Hell if some GBA hardware could run SNES games with asm hacks w/no audio at full speed or near, DS has no excuse not to.