Blast16 1.0.7 released

Version 1.0.7 is available at www.blast16project.com! Some small but nice changes. Here’s the full changelog: CHANGES-Input menu moved to Settings menu. -New input mapping preset for 8bitdo M30 USB connected. -New frames made by Super Retropie (thanks again, dude!). -New Serbian translation (thanks Mario Perić!). -Quick navigation buttons (L and R) indication. -Some corrections made to…

Blast16 1.0.6 released

Version 1.0.6 is available at www.blast16project.com. I made changes in Raspberry Pi GPU memory, so again, update is image only. Full changelog: CHANGES-Zip and 7z ROMs supported. -Now you can see your IP in Tools menu, at the bottom. No need to exit to command line and type “ifconfig”. -Frame menu: pressing A is not…

Blast16 1.0.5 released

Version 1.0.5 is available at www.blast16project.com. This time, image only. Full changelog: CHANGES-New option “Autoload” in Options->Settings->Emulation. If set to “yes”, starting a game will continue (because when you exit a game, an autosave is created). If set to “no”, it will start the game from the beginning. Remember that you can start an autosave…

Blast16 1.0.4 released

Version 1.0.4 is available at www.blast16project.com. Again, a very small update with important bugfix: Blast16 would crash after mapping certain controllers which had dots (“.”) in their name. Full changelog: CHANGES-Brazilian Portuguese language added (thanks, Rafael Rigues!). BUGFIXES-Blast16 would crash after mapping some controllers, because their names contained dots, like “HORI CO.,LTD. HORIPAD S”.-Some covers…

Blast16 1.0.3 released

Version 1.0.3 is available at www.blast16project.com. It comes only as a full image update as it have internal changes for the Raspberry Pi, which means you’ll have to flash your SD card. Remember that you can backup all your games, states, boxarts, bios and config by going to options->Tools->Backup. Then you can flash your SD…

Blast16 1.0.2 released

Version 1.0.2 is available at www.blast16project.com. It’s a very small update, mainly for fixing an important bug on version 1.0.1: Blast16 would crash if you went to Options->Input->Input mapping. Full changelog: CHANGES-Overlays now have a more friendly name (“Blast16 purple” instead of “blast16purple”, etc).-New overlay made by Super Retropie (thanks!). BUGFIX-By going to Options->Input->Input mapping,…

Blast16 1.0.1 released

Blast16 1.0.1 is available at www.blast16project.com! This new version brings some deep changes (like Retroarch version updated to 1.7.7), thus coming as a full image to flash to your SD card. NOTE: as it’s a new SD card image, all your bluetooth controllers will be forgotten and you’ll have to pair them again, either on…

Blast16 1.0.0 released!

I’m excited to announce the beta period is finished and Blast16 is finally ready for public use. Download the image from the official website, burn it to your SD card and start enoying the best Mega Drive/Genesis emulation experience in Raspberry Pi so far!  Thanks to everyone involved in the beta testing. So many bugs…

New demo video!

Many new features have been added since the beta started. You can see most of them on this video. Highlights: Bluetooth controllers support. Bluetooth controllers auto-connect system. Settings menu rearranged. New “TV filter” (from Genesis Plus GX) option in Settings-General. New “Delete games” option in Settings-Tools. New backup and restore system. You can copy all…