RetroArch

RetroArch is a frontend for emulators, game engines and media players.

It enables you to run classic games on a wide range of computers and consoles through its slick graphical interface. Settings are also unified so configuration is done once and for all.

In addition to this, you are able to run original game discs (CDs) from RetroArch.

RetroArch has advanced features like shaders, netplay, rewinding, next-frame response times, runahead, machine translation, blind accessibility features, and more!

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RetroArch Steam – beta key giveaway

UPDATE: Keys have ran out for this batch. Thanks for participating! New beta testing keys will be available on 9/26/2020 – for the exact time check this page here. As you probably already know, a year ago we announced that RetroArch would be releasing on Steam. We have worked hard on this for a fair […]

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Changing behavior of “gl” and “glcore” video drivers

What are they ? “gl” and “glcore” are 2 video drivers available on desktop computer : “gl” is an OpenGL 2.0+ driver, when used with a version above 3.0 it’s called OpenGL Compatibility and can support up to OpenGL 4.6, but some GPU drivers don’t have that OpenGL Compatibility mode. “glcore” is an OpenGL 3.1+ […]

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RetroArch Steam – Beta 1 key giveaway (Read more for details)

All keys are gone. Thanks for participating! New beta testing keys will be available on 9/26/2020 – for the exact time check this page here. As you probably already know, a year ago we announced that RetroArch would be releasing on Steam. We have worked hard on this for a fair while now. The process […]

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Final Burn Neo Progress Report – September 2020

Final Burn Neo (FBN/FBNeo) is the follow-up of Final Burn Alpha (FBA/FBAlpha), an alternative to MAME for arcade emulation. It’s more focused on playability and less on accuracy/preservation. The team is composed of dink, iq_132, JacKc, kev and me. It supports most libretro features (netplay, runahead, retroachievements, …) and is part of the libretro steam […]

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