legend of zelda oracles (gbc) not working

Discussion in 'Other Consoles & Oldies' started by bamboori, Sep 19, 2011.

  1. bamboori

    bamboori Member

    Feb 28, 2010
    United States
    hi there!
    a while ago i got myself a chinaware handheld that emulates a bunch of old games, from nes to gba and megadrive.
    for some reason it keeps hanging itsself up after the logo in both zelda oracles for gbc.
    may that be because of some hardware check or sth when the game checks if its run on gbc or gba?
    and is there any way to avoid that except using goomba color (because it laggs like hell on that one)

    if needed ill upload some video footage tomorrow.
  2. Ammako

    Ammako GBAtemp Guru

    Dec 22, 2009
    We don't even know what the hardware is.
  3. FIX94

    FIX94 Global Moderator

    Global Moderator
    Dec 3, 2009
    No wonder if you use some china clone. If you have a ds get a flashcart and just play it using a gbc emulator on it.
  4. Another World

    Another World Emulate the Planet!

    Former Staff
    Jan 3, 2008
    From Where???
    i've never heard of this system, can you provide more information?

    is it running games through emulation? i bet if you poke around a bit you can find out which emulators it is running and what problems those emulators have.

    -another world
  5. indask8

    indask8 New Member Forever

    Apr 19, 2007
    Look at the Flag...
    Most of those chinese media player with emulation capability uses bad emulators (basically I'm sure they just search for the very first source code they can work on to port it on their toy).

    As a result many complex games will not work on them, if you want to see, try for example Castlevania 3 on Nes, it shouldn't work.

    What can you do to fix it? Hope that the manufacturer will release a firmware update (if you know the manufacturer, try to email them), but don't hold your breath, most of those manufacturer release dozens of different media player per month and never offer support for them.

    Want something serious and supported (huge community)? Dingoo A320, any gamepark handheld (gp2X, Wiz, Caanoo), psp/ds is also great.

    EDIT: Alternatively you may want to try another dump of your game.