2017-09-06 | 8Bitdo N64

  • New: Official support for the 8Bitdo N64 controller
    • Automatic mapping for N64 games by default
    • START+Z opens the in-game menu
  • Fix: DPAD on N64 now works
  • Fix: Green button on the NVIDIA Shield is working again
  • Fix: PBP games are detected as PlayStation Games

2017-07-08 | Frambu with Cream

This is a special release targeted to Frambu – Raspberry Pi3 – Users,
but some new features/fixes apply to Android boxes as well.

2017-07-08 | Frambu with Cream

This is a special release targeted to Frambu – Raspberry Pi3 – Users,
but some new features/fixes apply to any Android box as well.

  • Fix: Support for external USB drives on Frambu
  • Fix: Bluetooth support on Frambu
  • New: Now you can use the right mouse button as BACK on Frambu
  • New: Shutdown or Restart option in RetroX on Frambu
  • Fix: Bug on systems popups rendering badly on Frambu
  • Fix: Slow RetroX boot is fixed for slow devices like the RPi
  • Fix: Use only one instance of RetroX, avoiding restarting the app
  • New: Direct access to bluetooth settings from RetroX
  • Fix: Dropbox and Google Drive use the new mandatory auth method
  • Fix: Error on rating and favoriting games with long names
  • New: Added more details when reporting erros from NAS
  • New: Added Chrome as requested by Google Drive and Dropbox

2017-06-30 | Live Background

  • Live Background for Original 4:3 mode on RetroArch based emulators
    • Disabled by default
    • Enable it in Settings -> Display -> Emulators
  • Better defaults for PSP (auto frameskip up to 9 frames)
  • Added more info to diagnose NAS issues

2017-06-27 | MSDOS Memories

  • NAS improvements for password protected shares.  This may fix a lot of common issues with NAS
  • Playstation artwork for 1000+ games is now available
  • Fixed memory settings for DOS games
  • Fix: Amiga and MSDOS didn’t local config files (keymaps and others)
  • Better default buttons for MSDOS
  • Fix: Crash when using Google Plus login method
  • Fix: N64 C-buttons not working when using touchscreen controls
  • Fix: PSP crashing in devices without vibrator
  • Fix: Pressing OK button to start a game didn’t work when using A/B Buttons for OK/Cancel
  • Added Nexus Player as a TV capable device

Additional details in the forum release announcement.

2017-06-17 | Obsessive Compulsive

  • Added option to hide systems without games in Settings -> Display
  • OK and CANCEL button mapping now is optional and disabled by default

2017-06-15 | Saves Manager

  • Now you can download or delete your savestates in
    http://login.retrox.tv
  • Added more descriptive error messages when necessary
  • When a gamepad is setup now you can control RetroX with
    A = OK and B = CANCEL
  • Added experimental OneDrive support
  • Fix “Full covers” mode not working

2017-05-29 | 3DO for Helmut Vinaccia

    • New 3DO support through libretro 4do core
    • Fixes on gamepad config not closing

2017-04-16 | Wider dreams

Improvements in Dreamcast emulation

      • Additional controllers are detected
      • Now you can turn widescreen on and off

Note that not all games are compatible with widescreen.

Also in Sega GT which was used for testing multiple controllers, there is a problem displaying a split screen, making the game unplayable with a second player.

2017-04-14 | Amiga nueva

      • Enabled compatibility with Hard Disk Files (HDF)
      • Added support for the Amiga 600 / ECS

2017-04-07 | Persistent dreams

      • Fixed: Saving progress in Dreamcast VMUs
      • Fixed: Clock settings on Dreamcast BIOS

2017-04-06 | A dream within a dream

Sega Dreamcast is now supported in RetroX!!!

See additional notes on this release.

2017-03-26 | Golden Eye

      • New N64 control settings: Original, Inverted and optimized for Golden Eye. See details in our blog entry.
      • Not available games are now removed / cleaned as expected
      • Games based on CUE files are now downloaded correctly from networked storages (NAS / Cloud). These are used by CD based systems like Playstation, PC Engine CD and Sega CD.
      • Final Burn Alpha addon now is compatible with games requiring samples. Provided samples may be not right with some games as I found with Donkey Kong, so if you have a games with samples but no sound please send me a message
      • Save states related options have been removed from MAME 2001, 2010 and 2014. Only 2003 supports saving states
      • Size measure of installed games coming from compressed files has been fixed.

2017-02-23 | Ants training

      • Fixed an error that made some NAS folders unreadable since A-MAME
      • Removed wrong tip: “FBA only supported in local files”
      • Added counter when re-scanning games on boot

2017-02-22 | Cover Me

      • Portuguese Translation thanks to DoRiAnN DaMoN!!
      • Better MAME and FBA artwork matching based on parent ROMS
      • Better artwork matching for ROM duplicates on other system

2017-02-20 | A-MAME

      • New Feature: MAME and FBA will now alert the user about missing ROM files
      • Fixed: MAME and FBA emulators crashed when additional ROM files were required but stored network/cloud storage
      • Fixed: Failed downloads/transfers ended in corrupted files, crashing the emulators
      • Fixed: Missing progress feedback in several network operations
      • Minor: ES Explorer warning now is shown only in the Manage Folders screen

2017-02-15 | SAN Valentin

      • NAS fixes / improvements:
      • Faster scanning
      • Re-scan now works
      • Longer timeout for devices that may be slow to awake
      • Added extra info in case of errors
      • Fixed keyboard popping up at boot

2017-02-09 | RetroX

From today, RetroBoxTV will be known as RetroX

And yes, this update includes the long awaited NAS support!

2017-01-27 | Wildfire

      • Support for Final Burn Alpha emulator has been added

2016-12-04 | Project Frambu

      • RetroBoxTV is now compatible with the Raspberry Pi 3

http://retroboxtv.com/frambu

      • Multi Emulator (RetroArch) shut down has been modified.

It may fix the crash when closing on the NVidia Shield.

2016-11-23 | Intel inside

      • RetroBoxTV now officially supports most systems on Intel based devices.
      • Huge performance boost in MS-DOS emulation
      • More options to fine tune CPU speed in MS-DOS

2016-11-12 | La w** bacán

Added spanish translation

RetroBoxTV ha sido traducido completamente al español.

Hicimos “la prueba chilena”, y creemos que tiene el índice
correcto para ser una traducción al español.

Se advierte que aun pueden quedar partes sin traducir.

Prefiero tener reclamos, a tener más esperas… ¡ESO ES!

2016-11-07 | Atari DJ

Atari 800/XL/XE:

      • Added support for multi disk games
      • Added primitive keyboard support

2016-10-29 | Heaven in the clouds

BIG UPDATE

Now you can add games from DropBox and Google Drive

We recommend you to check our new Help section in Manage Content -> Help

There you will find some guides to make it easier for you to add games

Some people _may_ have problems with previously added games. If that is your case, try adding the game again. If you think that you need more help, please write to fcatrin at gmail dot com

2016-09-12 | Color me blind

      • Added an option to choose colors for Gameboy
      • Mad Catz M.O.J.O. added to the list of supported TV devices

2016-09-05 | Atari trails

      • Added support for Atari Jaguar
      • Added support for Atari Lynx

2016-09-02 | Highlights and shades

      • Fixed scanline shaders for Shield TV
      • Added a lot of more advanced shaders

Note that this feature is available only for RetroArch based systems

2016-08-31 | Beyond the fence

      • New 5 days trial mode!
      • TV user interface now only for trial and activated accounts

2016-08-20 | No, that’s not my hand

      • Fixed an error when trying to play N64 and DOS games

(the infamous “an application is required to run this game” error)

2016-08-10 | A la carte

      • MAME support improvements
        • New game config option to switch to a specific MAME version
        • New game config option to select button layouts
        • Fixed default button layout for MAME (3 buttons default)
      • Fixed server provided config processing for Amiga
        • This fixes Putty Squad

2016-07-08 | Covers

      • 11000+ covers on our servers ready to be downloaded when needed
      • No limits for favorites category on front screen (Craig Garside)
      • Fixed detection of .a52 games as Atari 5200
      • Out of memory crashes have been reduced
      • Fixed a delay on fast user browsing

2016-06-27 | On the road to Google Play

      • New additional method to add single games or folders
        • Most systems supported
        • Complex systems like MS-DOS and ScummVM not yet supported

2016-05-20 | God save the states!!

      • Playstation Multi Disc support
      • Last played games list now is shared among devices
      • Added warning if ES Explorer is running
      • Complete retrobox folder creation and update from Local games folder option

The following is only available for Activated Accounts

      • Cloud based save states and memory cards. Now you can continue your games in any of your devices
      • Added new game lists for TV mode
        • Trending this week
        • Most popular
        • Most favorited

2016-04-29 | McDowell

New TV user interface!!

This mode is automatically enabled for Nvidia Shield TV and Amazon Fire TV devices.
If you have a different device, go to Settings -> Display -> User Interface to enable it.

Note that this mode will not work right with touchscreen devices, neither with devices that don’t use a TV screen resolution.

2016-04-04 | Amazon

      • Huge improvement for local games scanning on slow devices
      • Text entry in the Amazon Fire TV won’t need a mouse anymore
      • Duplicated ROM NES detection has been fixed
      • Fixes crash when detecting games with sub folders
      • Local folders: better detection on complex setups.
      • Added support for esdfs (Moto G 2014)

2016-03-28 | Misipipi

      • Now using the standalone PPSSPP emulator for maximum compatibility
      • Added NTFS support for external drives. Doh!

2016-03-23 | MAME 4 OCD

      • Covers for unsupported MAME games are downloaded if available
      • Several small bugfixes

2016-03-20 | Triple Pack

      • Added support for Atari 2600, Atari 7800 and Game Gear

2016-03-18 | MAME4Stacy

      • MAME 2014 support
      • From now on, ALL known and valid MAME games are available to play
      • Changed the default order in Favorites to alphabetical

Special thanks to Stacy Marriot for his suggestions and enthusiasm
that has driven this development to make ALL MAME games available

2016-03-13 | Fire… Exclamation mark

      • Scanning external drives in Amazon Fire TV devices has been fixed
      • MUCH faster performance when storing new content data
      • Faster scanning for local content
      • Now you can save to Memory Cards even if your device doesn’t allow to write in external drives
      • Proper support for multitrack Playstation games (1 cue + several bin files)
      • ScummVM
        • MT-32 audio is enabled by default
        • Added game specific options (MT-32/Adlib, FM Quality, Subtitles)
        • Added extra files needed for some games (Lure, Kyra and others)
      • MSX
        • MSX emulator now defaults to MSX 2+
        • Added game specific options (Machine version, region, FM-PAC)

2016-03-08 | It’s a boy!!

      • Now you can use the green button in the NVIDIA Controller to open the Options Menu
      • Massive fix in MAME 2001: All games now have the correct aspect ratio
      • Fixed some games that were not working in VIP accounts

2016-03-05 | Boom

      • Sample pack added for MAME games that require samples (Bosconian, Space Invaders, Donkey Kong and others)

2016-02-22 | Free account

      • More flexibility with user authentication methods
      • Added support for Atari 5200 Cartridges (.a52)

2016-02-20 | Subscription

Fixed START button handling in RetroArch based emulators. This fixes Mike Tyson’s Punch-Out for NES and some MAME games that didn’t start when used with a gamepad controller

2016-02-07 | Step up

      • Support up to 2 players in Commodore Amiga
      • Support up to 4 players in N64
      • Support for Left & Right triggers for PSX and Amiga (Left/Mouse button)
      • N64 can use the dpad as the analog stick
      • New option to re-scan a local folder
      • Fixed re-scan when a folder or drive doesn’t exists anymore
      • Fixed zipped SNES rom scanning
      • Faster loading of game details in directories with a lot of files
      • Fix for inverted analog control in Atari
      • Fixed crash of analog control in Atari / Archos Gamepad 2

2016-01-28 | The Poll

Added experimental support for PlayStation Portable (PSP)

2016-01-26 | A cup of tea

      • Added support for Sega Master System!!
      • Support for DualShock (Analog Gamepad) in the Playstation emulator
      • Moved leanback icon to the Games section in AndroidTV devices
      • Better handling of network connections problems

2016-01-20 | Night Shift

      • Experimental support for Commodore Amiga on Intel based devices
      • Fixes permission problem in MS-DOS when using read-only drives

2016-01-11 | The Big Shield

      • Android TV
        • Proper Android TV user interface (bigger fonts / dimensions)
        • Letter selector now can be used with dpad remotes
        • Leanback icon for direct access
      • NVidia Shield
        • SELECT + START is working on all emulators now
        • Trigger buttons are now visible in the gamepad config window (also Xbox 360 and others)
        • Automatic button mappings for new users
      • Local games
        • Redesigned “Diagnostics -> Local games folder” option
        • Automatic creation of retrobox file structure for local games
        • Fixed a problem when scanning Sega CD games
        • Local games now can be added to Favorites
        • GoodGen mark removal for cleaner game names (requires re-scan)
      • Emulators
        • 6 button support for Sega Genesis / Sega 32X / Sega CD
        • Fixed “wide” aspect ratio in Slap Fight for MAME 2001

2016-01-10 | Don Pepe y los globos

      • Added multiplayer support in N64
      • Added multiplayer support in Atari XL/XE
      • Support up to 4 players where available
      • Added progress feedback when scanning local games
      • Fixed digital gamepad mode in N64 (WWF games)
      • ScummVM permissions problems with config files have gone

2016-01-08 | Retro-RetroBoxTV

      • Cover browser now supports the old full cover view mode. Go to Settings -> Display Options to activate it
      • State saving/loading for NES and PSX has been fixed!! The bug was in our version of RetroArch and it may have affected other emulators as well
      • Added info about the emulators used before downloading them
      • Fixed some crashes when scanning huge amounts of local games

2016-01-02 | The hangover

Local/SD/USB games caching. No more waiting if you have tons of games!!

This feature needs more testing, but there are many users waiting for it, so here it is.

2016-01-01 | Happy New Year

NES support has been fixed!

Load/Save State for NES and PSX is still broken, but it seems that they share the same problem that ‘should’ be ‘easily’ fixed

2015-12-28 | The newborn

    • Added new “letter” selector at the bottom
    • Now you can also click on the bottom bar to jump at any point
    • Fixed support for Sega 32X local games
    • Added new extensions for PSX (.img and others)
    • Changed the way that local covers are processed. It may fix some issues with local covers
    • New Diagnostics tool -> Device information
    • Now close this window and start playing!!