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MAME 0.175 for macOS & Raspberry Pi

MAME 0.175 is out. I’ve updated the macOS build. The Pi3 build is compiling now. There were a few patches that didn’t quite make it to the release that kept the linux version from compiling...

Raspberry MAME 0.174 – Pi2 & Pi3

I’ve compiled optimized versions of MAME 0.174 for Pi3 and Pi2. Sadly it appears to have become a little slower since I did this for 0.171. A little slower has a large impact on...

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>...