Changelog

V5.1.1

Fixes

– PinballFX3 generator now launching directly tables
– Fix crash when 2 identical controllers were connected
– Fix cps1 and cps2 features mix-up
– Fix unability to quit some emulators with HOTKEY + START because of game focus option automatically set to on
– Fixed rpcs3 joystick axis inversion for XInput and Dualshocks
– Fixed yuzu controller configuration to add possibility to choose joystick type
– Fix some shaders not working with model2
– fix RetroBat not displaying on second monitor issue
– fix missing PCSX2 feature “skip bios”
– fix pcsx2 memcards path
– fix ES navigation in vertical mode (L1 / R1 usage)

Additions

– possibility to run pcsx2 in bigpicture mode
– add cycle_exact feature for winuae
– add actionmax support to daphne/Hypseus
– add language selection for Wii

Miscelleneous

– Some cleaning of unused code and typo errors corrections
– Removed libretro:redream from Dreamcast emulators list
– Removed no$GBA from GBA system

V5.1.0

New system

– PS Vita

New features

– Xenia / Xenia-Canary (Xbox 360) (including controllers database for controller management)
– Commodore 64
– cemu (WiiU)
– Swanstation (psx)
– Supermodel (model3)
– Dosbox
– yuzu (switch)
– ryujinx (switch)
– picodrive (Sega)
– citra (3DS)
– dolphin (gamecube/Wii)
– demul (Sega Arcade)
– ScummVM
– Retroachievements on cap32 (Amstrad)
– Retroachievements on PS2 (with PCSX2-QT)
– Add Game Focus feature for keyboard systems (disables RetroArch hotkeys to prevent interference with game control)
– Add service menu feature for atomiswave (flycast core)
– Better handling of controls for fuse core (ZXSpectrum)
– Roland mt-32 now added to DosBox

Cores

– same_cdi
– Update prosystem core (atari 7800)

Standalone

– Vita3K
– PCSX2 updated to QT version
– Phoenix for 3DO & Jaguar
– BigPEmu for Jaguar
– Oricutron reworked for RetroBat
– Applewin reworked for RetroBat

Miscellaneous

– updated BIOS checks (neoCD, same_cdi, scummvm (audio))
– mame core usage for oric/atmos
– Controller autoconfiguration for Dolphin, Yuzu, Ryujinx, RPCS3, Supermodel, Citra & PCSX2-QT
– Addition of bezels & shaders with reshade for some standalone emulators (model2, Supermodel, BigPEmu, oricutron, daphne/Hypseus, Applewin, OpenBor, Mednafen, Simcoupe, GSPlus, ScummVM, Demul, Phoenix)
– Bump SDL to 2.26 and major rework on the way controllers are handled (for better autoconfiguration in future releases)
– New JSON library methods for better handling systems using json configuration file
– scummvm (standalone + libretro) and DosBox pure now accessible from RetroBat menu
– Correction & additions of mega-bezels
– Multiple fixes (pcsx2 paths, mesen fullscreen start, demul dreamcast game loading, m3u usage for dolphin standalone, 7zip games now working for netplay & retroachievements, Retroachievements sign for grouped systems in EmulationStation, FMTowns scraping, Xenia download & licence_mask fix, keyboard A & B inversion fix, and many more…)

V5.0.0

New systems

– Adventure Vision
– amiga 4000
– apfm1000
– Arcadia 2001
– Astrocade
– BBC micro
– Camputers Lynx
– Philips CD-I
– Color Computer
– CreatiVision
– FM 7
– Gamate
– Game.com
– Game Pocket Computer
– GameBoy Advance 2 players
– Game Master
– LCD Games
– Megadrive-msu
– Mega-Duck
– Neo-Geo 64
– PV-1000
– Super Cassette Vision
– Super Game Boy
– Super A’Can
– TI-99
– Tomy Tutor
– TV Games
– VSmile

New features

– New Retrobat integrated Updater & Emulators download/update functionnality
– New content downloader
– Add incremental savestate support
– Add support for lightguns and Wiimote Guns, new lightgun games collection and removal of “lightgun” rom folder
– Sinden Lightgun support
– Duimon’s Mega-Bezel pack support
– Support of zipped roms decompression
– Add image viewer to Retrobat
– Autodetection of best mame version when set to auto
– XInput drivers for libretro
– Add: support for Retroachievements “Challenge” indicator
– New integrated features of various cores and emulators options

Cores

– a5200
– fbalpha (current)
– fceumm
– gearcoleco
– imageviewer
– mame2000
– mame2010
– swanstation

Standalone

– 3DSen (emulator not provided)
– Hypseus (fork of Daphne)
– no$gba (gba 2 players)
– pcsx2 1.7 SSE4 and AVX2 versions
– pcsx2 1.6 version moved to pcsx2-16 folder (pcsx2 folder used for 1.7 version)
– PinballFX3 (through Steam integration)
– ScummVM
– Yuzu early access

Miscellaneous

– moved all bioses to \bios folder and updated bios list md5 checks
– Add new music theme “2080 – Nerd To Geek -EP- – Extra Life” Thank’s to 2080 !!
– New version of Batgui.exe (not all functionalities have been ported yet)
– Group system features into submenus in Retrobat advanced configuration menu
– Option to invert A and B buttons
– Removed arcade system, replaced with individual system folders
– 64dd folder renamed n64dd
– New SDL version
– Additional features directly accessible from Retrobat to avoid setting up the features in the emulators (PS3, PS2, Yuzu, scummvm, dolphin, …. and many others)

Retrobat

– New Website
– New Wiki

V4.0.2

– fix missing logo for Nintendo 64DD in Carbon Theme
– fix Supermodel.ini for Supermodel emulator (Model3) to use proper mapping for controllers
– fix MAME standalone binary mispelling
– add missing script to enable update detection
– Add mame2016 Libretro core for Arcade systems
– Add bsnes Libretro core for Sufami and GameBoy systems
– Update BatGui
– Bump RetroArch to v1.9.6
– Update Libretro cores
– Update Duckstation
– Update Cemu
– Update RPCS3

V4.0

New systems

– Apple II gs (Gsplus).
– FM-Towns (Tsugaru & MAME64).
– Oric Atmos (Oricutron).
– Sharp X1 (Retroarch).
– EasyRPG (Retroarch).
– Tyrquake (Retroarch).
– Tic80. (Retroarch).
– Teknoparrot.
– Flash Player. (Thanks to AureyoBoss)
– Löve.
– Pico8 (retro8 et pico8).
– Add Supervision (Retroarch).
– Add Channel-F (Retroarch).

New features

– Addition of a Gui ‘BatGui’ to facilitate the use of the Retrobat.ini + other features) Thank you Reppa.
– Redefining Controls
– Random intro video.
– Automatic execution when Windows starts.
– Activation / Deactivation of the autoconfiguration of the controllers by system and not more than global.
– Model2 / Model3: Reshader management (Supermodel & Model2emu).
– Model2 / Model3: Added support for bezels (Supermodel & Model2emu).
– Dolphin: Added support for bezels (Standalone).
– FM-Towns: Added support for bezels (Tsugaru).
– AppleII gs: Added support for bezels (Gsplus).
– PS2: Added support for bezels. (PCSX2 Standalone).
– Neo.Geo CD: Added support for shaders (Raine).
– Neo.Geo: Added support for shaders (Raine).
– New Save State “Slot” system (Retroarch).
– Automatic language detection on EmulationStation and Retroarch.
– Added new options for the NETPLAY.
– Addition of background music. (* .mp3 & * .ogg)
– Added shuffle video playback on startup.
– Added DuckStation (Standalone) (Playstation)
– Added Kodi multimedia Player.
– Added Kega-Fusion emulator (Standalone)
– Added MAME64 standalone.
– Added support for RyujinX (Standalone) (Switch)
– Added WINUAE standalone. (Amiga)
– Addition of the pure Dosbox core (DOS) (Retroarch)
– Addition of the MESEN emulator (nes)
– Added RetroAchievment
– Addition of the PADTOKEY function (A kind of Xpadder / JoyToKey integrated into ES)
– Added XEMU emulator (Xbox)
– Addition of a user manual directly accessible from Retrobat (ES)
– New integrated RetroBat update system
– New settings options on EmulationStation for:

Cores

atari800
citra (3ds)
dosbox pure (dos)
flycast (dreamcast, naomi, atomiswave)
gambatte (gameboy, gameboy color)
genesis plus gx (master system, megadrive, megacd)
genesis plus gx wide(screen) (master system, megadrive, megacd, 32x)
mame
mame2003 plus
mednafen psx hw (ps1)
pcsx rearmed (ps1)
mednafen saturn (saturn)
mesen (nes)
mupen64plus (n64)
pcsx rearmed (ps1)
potator (supervision)
ppsspp (psp)
picodrive (master system, megadrive, megacd, 32x)
snes9x (super nes, super nes msu 1)
fbneo (arcade, neogeo, neogeo cd)
kronos (saturn)
puae (amiga)

Standalone

raine (neogeo, neogeo cd)
pcsx2 (ps2)
dolphin (gamecube, wii, wad)
fpinball
vpinball
openbor
duckstation (ps1)
daphne (laserdisc)
supermodel (model3)

Corrections

– Update of standalone emulators.
– Upgrade to RetroArch 1.9.5
– The roms folder “n3ds” becomes “3ds”
– The “Model2” games must be in the “roms\model2” folder and not “roms\model2\roms”
– Yuzu: Auto-fullscreen re-works on new versions of Yuzu.
– Dolphin Standalone: Added missing buttons on auto-config (L & R).
– Added support for “.ps3” files as on Batocera (experimental).
– Cave Story: Added support for the * .exe extension (Retroarch).
– Several minor fixes.