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PSP emulator PPSSPP has a big new release out

By Liam Dawe,
Remember the PSP? The classic Sony handheld lives on thanks to open source with the PPSSPP emulator.

We're giving away two copies of 3dSen PC

By Liam Dawe,
Want to try out the incredibly unique 3dSen PC emulator? Well, we have two Steam keys available thanks to a reader and perhaps one of them might have your name on it.

Incredible emulator 3dSen PC converts classics into 3D and it's out now

By Liam Dawe,
What can only be described as pure programmer sorcery, the emulator 3dSen PC is out now and breaths new life into many classic NES games and it's brilliant.

3dSen PC will turn classic NES games into 3D on June 19

By Liam Dawe,
3dSen PC is quite magical. An emulator that not only runs classic NES games, it changes the way you play them and it now has an Early Access release date.

RetroArch 1.8.6 is out with Savestate Compression, 3DS improvements and plenty of fixes

By Liam Dawe,
The RetroArch team have put up another fresh release of their front-end for emulators, game engines and more. RetroArch 1.8.6 comes with some big new tricks.

If you have the retro gaming itch RetroPie 4.6 is out with support for the Raspberry Pi 4

By Liam Dawe,
Ah the Raspberry Pi, a seriously cool and highly versatile little device and a perfect way to build a retro gaming station with the power of Linux thanks to projects like RetroPie.

RetroArch 1.8.5 is out replacing the XMB UI with Ozone plus lots of bug fixing

By Liam Dawe,
RetroArch is a wonderful and expansive front-end for tons of emulators and other gaming engines, it's just had a fresh release that entirely replaces the user interface.

3dSen NES emulator gives classics some 3D depth and it's pretty awesome

By Liam Dawe,
3dSen, an upcoming Emulator currently in development is now going through some Beta testing. Unlike some other Emulators, it doesn't just support old games, it aims to redefine them.

RetroArch to have the emulation 'Cores' as DLC when it releases on Steam, plus big updates

By Liam Dawe,
The team behind RetroArch, the open source and cross platform frontend/framework for emulators (and a lot more like open source game engines), have stated their plans for handling the various emulators it works with for the Steam release.

Another progress report is up for RPCS3, the PlayStation 3 Emulator

By Liam Dawe,
The volunteers behind the status updates of the PlayStation 3 Emulator RPCS3 have a new report available, with RPCS3 now up to 1,431 titles playable which is amazing.

Dreamcast emulator Flycast adds a Vulkan renderer

By Liam Dawe,
There seems to be quite a lot of interest in Vulkan lately, as more projects begin using it. Now we have the Dreamcast emulator Flycast adding Vulkan support.

The open source Nintendo Switch Emulator 'yuzu' now has a Vulkan renderer

By Liam Dawe,
The emulation scene never ceases to amaze me. The Nintendo Switch Emulator, yuzu, now had a Vulkan renderer to hopefully boost performance.

RetroArch is getting hardware video decoding, manual content scanning and more

By Liam Dawe,
The team behind the RetroArch front-end used with emulators, game engines and media players have announced that it will be getting proper hardware accelerated video decoding soon.

PlayStation 3 emulator RPCS3 is coming along quickly with their August progress report up

By Liam Dawe,
Delayed as usual due to the progress reports being done by contributors, the team working on the PlayStation 3 emulator RPCS3 have another post up to show off more incredible progress.

The Internet Archive website has added another 2,500 MS-DOS games

By Liam Dawe,
Another point scored for game preservation. The Internet Archive have added another 2,500 MS-DOS games you can play right in your browser.