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PPSSPP a new psp emulator

03-15-2013, 08:43 AM
Joined: Apr 2011
Posts: 906
PPSSPP a new psp emulator

Finally a psp emu by developer of dolphin emu. It's in beta testing but currently emu runs at 60 fps.
Check out the video:

03-15-2013, 08:57 AM
Joined: Feb 2009
Location: United Kingdom
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That's pretty cool. Can't wait to try out my old games, like Gun, Burnout and AC.

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03-16-2013, 05:04 AM
Joined: Apr 2011
Posts: 906
If you want to try the emu add this repo:


I think this is an early version, I tried Ghost'n goblins and it works but it runs slowly(14fps) without audio on my Iphone 4S.
03-18-2013, 02:00 PM
Joined: Apr 2011
Posts: 906
New version 0.7d, now ghost'n goblins run at 55-60fps, some 3d elements missing and bad audio but very good for the first release!
03-26-2014, 11:56 AM
Joined: Jan 2012
Posts: 104
I'm quite shocked that this emulator hasn't seen as much love as GBA4iOS v2.0...

Since the release of a very nifty jailbreak tweak (controllers4all) and the amazing GBA4iOS 2.0 emulator, my love for emulators has once again been renewed! After becoming a little bit obsessed with the amazingly made GBA4iOS emulator, I decided to look for other emulators that could deliver a similar experience, low-and-behold I stumbled upon this little gem!

The current build is fast approaching version 1.0 (v0.9.8.2) and the results are indeed excellent, offering many features like MFI controller support with button mapping, iphone 5 support (widescreen), multithread support (dual core+), FXAA antialiasing, anisotropic filtering (x16), cheats supported, DLC support, plus many more!

Most of the PSP's top titles have been optimised and are running amazing well (iphone 5 tested). I've personally tried and tested many games, below is a short list of the ones I've tried so-far...

Assassins Creed: Bloodlines
Brave Story: New Traveler
Disgaea: Hour Of Darkness
Disgaea 2: Dark Hero Days
Dissidia Final Fantasy
Dissidia012 Final Fantasy
Dynasty Warriors: Strikeforce
Dynasty Warriors: Vol 2
Final Fantasy VII: Crisis Core
Football Manager Handheld 2013
God Eater Burst
Gran Turismo
Gun: Showdown
Harvest Moon: Boy & Girl
Kingdom Hearts: Birth By Sleep
Manhunt 2
Monster Hunter Freedom Unite
Monster Hunter 3 HD (v5.0 english translated)
MGS: Peace Walker
MGS: Portable Ops
Need For Speed: Rivals
Persona 3 Portable
Phantasy Star Portable 2
Reel Fishing
The 3rd Birthday
The legend of Heroes: Trails In The Sky
Untold Legends: Brotherhood of the blade
Valkyrie Chronicles 2
Valkyrie Chronicles 3 (English Translation)
Ys Seven

They all run from fair to great, but like most emulators, some games require a different setup for the emulator to run these games at 30-60fps. Visit www.ppsspp.org (official) to download the emulator for PC, Mac, Android and iOS (must be jailbroken). Their forum is active and full of information!

Personally I use the jailbreak tweak, Controllers4all (ps3 pad works amazingly well) and turn off the button overlay

Last edited by K0N3; 04-02-2014 at 03:30 PM.
03-30-2014, 07:55 AM
What device do you have? On my iPad mini, compatibility is a bit lower, though I've been having a blast with most of the Super Robot Wars games.
04-02-2014, 11:49 AM
Joined: Jan 2012
Posts: 104
I have an iPhone 5...

If you play with the settings of the emulator (alot games require certain emu setups) or visit the ppsspp forum and look for the game you want to play under playable games - you'll find out which settings need to be enabled (or disabled) to get the game to run correctly.

Last edited by K0N3; 04-02-2014 at 12:31 PM.