Latest News Console Hackers Commandeer Switch Game’s Very Fast Sega Saturn Emulator Last week, publisher City Connection released new versions of the arcade / Sega Saturn shmups Cotton 2, Cotton Boomerang, and Guardian Force for both PS4 and Switch. It wasn’t long before Switch tinkerers over on GBAtemp realized they could inject other Saturn games into City Connection’s emulator, which turned out… Read more… Published 3 days ago on October 12, 2021 By admin Additional ZebraEngine showcase videos are here and here, created by Stranno (YouTube). The GBAtemp enthusiasts have been busy putting the newfound emulator through its paces, and so far report that top games including NiGHTS Into Dreams, Radiant Silvergun, Panzer Dragoon / Zwei, Guardian Heroes, Burning Rangers, Dark Savior, Clockwork Knight, Astal, Dragon Force, and Elevator Action Returns run perfectly or just about perfectly. The emulator has some level of support for 4MB RAM-expansion games too, as Dungeons & Dragons: Shadows Over Mystara and Final Fight Revenge are working fine. G/O Media may get a commission Read More: Collecting Sega Saturn Games Is A Total Nightmare The community is now trying to figure out how to fully extract the ZebraEngine emulator from the Cotton / Guardian Force assets wrapped around it, with an eye toward being able to make standalone Sega Saturn games appear on and launch from the Switch’s main menu just like any other official releases. Similar game loaders are a common phenomenon on hacked systems like 3DS and PS Vita, making it convenient to jump into emulated favorites with a minimum of fuss. Advertisement The catch is that playing with the newly uncovered emulator requires either a launch-era Switch capable of running custom firmware or a hardware-modded Switch that can do the same, both of which are a little tricky to come by. Even so, it’s super cool to see Sega Saturn, an underappreciated, tricky-to-emulate system, unexpectedly running so darn well on Nintendo’s relatively low-powered portable. Makes you wonder what other feats might be possible. Source: kotaku.com Related Topics:3DSaActionArcadearticlebeclockwork knightcommunityconsoleconsolescottoncustomDragonsemulatorenebafigurefirmwaregameGamesGooglehackersHow ToidInternetitknightkotakulaunchmenunewNewsNintendoPS VitaPS4publisherReportretroarchRobotssaturnsaturn tributeseeSegasega saturnshortcutSwitchtechnologytechnology internettopTwitterVideovideo gamevideo game consolesvideo game platformsVideosVitayabayouyoutube Up Next Marvel’s Guardians Of The Galaxy Gets Launch Trailer, Adam Warlock Teased Don't Miss New World Legendary weapon quests – How to get Legendary weapons Continue Reading You may like Animal Crossing Updates, Pokémon Brilliant Diamond | All Things Nintendo Animal Crossing Fans Are Obsessed With Its New Froggy Chair An Inside Look at Campaign and Zombies in Call of Duty: Vanguard Game Scoop! 647: Favorite Game of All Time – That Isn’t a Sequel? Black Friday gaming monitor deals 2021: the best and brightest screens at great prices Retro Sci-Fi Adventure Game The Invincible Gets First Teaser Trailer Click to comment Leave a Reply Cancel replyYour email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Name * Email * Website Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.