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MAME 0.183 for Raspberry Pi & macOS

February has arrived and the Casanovas over at MAME Towers have given us a love token in the form of MAME 0.183. Among the ridiculously long list of new things, fixed things, improved things,...

MAME 0.182 for Raspberry Pi & macOS

Hobbling in slowly in last place I finally have MAME 0.182 up!  First one of the year, must try harder.  Ok this month there’s a whole bunch of interesting back end stuff happening with...

MAME 0.181 for Raspberry Pi & macOS

As the dust settles over the wreckage of Christmas a new version of MAME rises from the ashes to cast its light upon us. Version 0.181 brings forth a huge slew of improvements. The...

MAME 0.180 for Raspberry Pi & macOS

Thanksgiving has been and gone and a new version of MAME has arrived. Version 0.180 brings forth a slew of improvements. Protection on Atari Space Lords has finally been reverse-engineered making the game playable....

MAME 0.179 for Raspberry Pi & macOS

It’s nearly November and a new version of MAME has arrived. Version 0.179 has an interesting Soviet arcade game, a rare Alpha Denshi title called Splendor Blast II, a bunch of new chess computers...

MAME 0.178 for Raspberry Pi & macOS

September is over and a new version of MAME has arrived. Version 0.178 has lots of bugfixes to games that have been around for a while, you won’t be seeing any of those in...

[TUTORIAL] Compiling MAME *UPDATED*

Starting with MAME 0.177 the default compiler on Raspberry Pi (GCC 4.9.2) will no longer work. MAME needs a minimum of GCC5 to compile. My compiling MAME tutorial has been updated to reflect that. Compiling MAME...