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MAME 0.172 for Raspberry Pi 2

MAME 0.172 is out and again this time there are some big and awesome changes to the core app. After taking the time to set up some permanent swap space on my Pi coding box...

[ARTICLE] Demystifying MAME ROMS

A lot of people get confused about MAME ROMs, they seem so complicated and fragile. “I upgraded my version of MAME and now none of my games work” “I got <gamename> ROM from <website>...

[SOFTWARE] xRick for Raspberry Pi

I have built the latest version of xRick for Raspberry Pi2 and added in game controller while I was at it. There will be more and greater changes to come, but for now, head...

MAME 0.164 on Raspberry Pi2

EDIT: You may prefer to read this post, for an updated version of MAME, or maybe this page for detailed compile instructions. Ever since the Raspberry Pi2 came out I’ve been wondering about how it...