I really wish there was a way to play banjo-tooie.

Discussion in 'Wii U - Hacking & Backup Loaders' started by Bryon15, Dec 21, 2016.

  1. Bryon15
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    Bryon15 GBAtemp Maniac

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    I using not64 on the vWii. It didn't work right. The speed was too slow. And injecting it on the Wii U virtual console doesn't work either. Why is this game so hard to emulate?
     
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  2. elBenyo

    elBenyo Wad of meat.

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    Rare used custom microcode on all there N64 games to run the N64 a little faster. That requires a little work from Nintendo to get it to run in there emulator but they don't own Rare anymore, Microsoft does, so that support probably will never come.
     
  3. huma_dawii

    huma_dawii GBAtemp Advanced Maniac

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    Is there a way to run Banjo Tooie on RetroArch?
     
  4. elBenyo

    elBenyo Wad of meat.

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    I use Project 64 specifically for N64, there's an insane amount of documentation on what works on what builds with what plugins. All of it is easy to find in there forums.
     
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  5. MattKimura

    MattKimura 3DS & WiiU Enthusiast

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    Exactly what I wished for, but its pretty much impossible. Not even through injectiion. PJ64 is one of the ONLY ways to emulate this game at all.So you need a windows computer just to play it. Or get it on Xbox Live Arcade
     
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  6. Ghassen-ga

    Ghassen-ga GBAtemp Advanced Fan

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    But playing it on Xbox just don't feel right..
     
  7. Irastris

    Irastris GBAtemp Maniac

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    AFAIK the Mupen64Plus libretro core is capable of playing Banjo Tooie without crashes, so you'll just have to wait for that core to be added to the Wii U version of RetroArch.
     
    Last edited by Irastris, Dec 21, 2016
  8. Lichtblick

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    I dont care much about playing this game but i am curious if it would be playable on my Everdrive V3 ?
     
  9. Irastris

    Irastris GBAtemp Maniac

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    According to the Everdrive forums, your cart should be able to run it, however you will need an N64 Expansion Pak when playing Banjo Tooie on an Everdrive, due to how the anti-piracy crack for the game works.
     
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  10. Bryon15
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    Bryon15 GBAtemp Maniac

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    What system is Mupen64Plus libretro core currently available for?
     
  11. xtheman

    xtheman GBAtemp Guru

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    ???
    Android and Computers are the only ones I know it is ported too. (It might also be on iOS)
     
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