Boards Rules Help Wiki Donate. David Knight OP Posts: Daphne is an emulator which plays classic arcade laserdisc games from the 's. Probably the most famous of which was Dragons Lair. Original author Matt Ownby. Thanks to Xaijiqq for testing. This causes occasional flickering of text on a few intro screens but doesn't affect gameplay. In order to get the roms to run you will need to convert the video files. Please read and confirm you have followed the below instructions before posting that you can't get a game to work.
All other games are confirmed as working at least as far as level 1. If you get any of the untested games working please post instructions! The first place I'd suggest looking is on the daphne homepage as you may find some useful links there. To use Daphne you are going to need four files: gamename. Once you have the above files, you will need to convert the video file to the correct resolution. A converted video is typically around MB.
An unconverted video will create the wrong. If you accidentally run Daphne before converting the. Press "Y" to create a new dat file takes around 15 seconds The game will now start.
Once unpacked, place the. Then run "ff-prompt. A command-line will pop-up. Now type the following depending on which game you are playing: Code: [Select]. Have fun. Xaijiqq Posts: AskaLangly Posts: Quote from: AskaLangly on May 12,am. This means that sound effects will not work as these were sampled from the original games.
On the Raspberry Pi, there are countless project ideas ranging from an artificial intelligence AI assistant to a wall-mounted dashboard, low-powered home theatre PC HTPCand even a cryptocurrency mining rig.
One of the most popular projects is a retro gaming console. Generally, the most up to date Raspberry Pi should work best.
In this case, the Raspberry Pi 4. But you'll need to check that there's a compatible image for your preferred Raspberry Pi board. For purely emulation, RAM isn't really an issue. More RAM benefits performance in multitasking, such as running multiple apps, but won't help games run any faster. Setting up RetroPie is incredibly simple. Merely download the image file, mount it to a microSD card, and pop it into the Raspberry Pi.
After installing RetroPie on your Raspberry Pi, you can make several tweaks. For instance, you can load your ROMs from an external drive or over the network. Plus, you can add custom shaders, specify specific emulators, and set ROMs to launch from an external drive. The Raspberry Pi 4 launched on June 24, ushering in the biggest hardware refresh yet. However, by switching to Debian Buster over Debian Stretch, the Raspberry Pi 4 fractured compatibility with previous operating system releases.
As such, RetroPie Raspberry Pi 4 compatibility broke. Since RetroPie is older, it features a plethora of community resources. On the flip side, Recalbox is newer. Recalbox worked with my gamepads out of the box, whereas RetroPie required some configuration.
So here goes:. I purchased a used copy of Dragon's Lair on ebay and when through the daphne download process. That all worked fine and now it's working on my Laptop!
Problem is, I want it on my Raspi3 Retropie. The emulator is installed from the experimental packages. My issue is that once Daphne downloaded on my laptop, a.
I Zipped a few files and placed them in the daphne folder but that didn't seem to work. Am I missing something here? Are there any of you out there that used the Daphne download and verify program that then moved this over to retropie that have any instructions on how to do this? Here follow the steps outlined in this thread. However, I don't believe the daphne software created a rom file.
After the CD was put in and I hit start, it just made the sound files and video and a few others. I don't recall ever seeing a. Check here.
You should be able to get it up and running. It also has a great way to link ROMs so you can use the same tileset for different versions to save a ton of space. Finhead said in Dragon's Lair from Daphne Download, what to do when no lair. Beat me to it Fin! Riverstorm Done. As outlined in the thread you'll find your. It's interesting I really could not find the rom. I looked all over for it. I don't even have a daphne folder on my laptop after installing the software.
What the heck? That's not possible you have to hav a rom to run the emulator even on your PC. Unless your just running the dvd? You have the downloader correct?Ciao, perdonami ma che raspberry hai usato un PI normale o un PI3?? Grazie ei fammi sapere se puoi scrivimi a spider81man hotmail. Vediamo in breve come ho fatto: 1. In retropie sono andato su retropie setup per accedere al menu pulsante 1, quindi A nella mia configurazione 2.
Ho selezionato Manage Packages 3. Ho selezionato Manage Optional packages 4. Ho selezionato Daphne ovviamente il raspberry deve essere in rete ed avere l'accesso a Internet. Una volta installato ho fatto ripartire l' EmulationStation. A questo punto sotto roms e' presente una directory daphne!!! Pero nulla Per quanto riguarda i giochi, una volta prelevati i file necessari, vanno copiati nelle apposite directories, vediamole.
Altro problema e' sparito il Kodi! In pratica dovro' fare un' unione dei due riportare la sezione del Kodi Ecco come ho intenzione di procedere 1. Dal Retropie menu seleziono il file manager 2.
Da PC posso ora accedere ed editare i files, unendo le sezioni mancanti in un unico file 5. Unknown 16 ottobre Unknown 23 novembre Aggiungi commento.
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Carica altro Iscriviti a: Commenti sul post Atom.If you are having a problem with Daphne, chances are that other people have had the same problem.
Do yourself a favor and read the list of Frequently Asked Questions before you do anything else. Were you enchanted by laserdisc arcade games back when they were new? Have you ever wished that you could play the original arcade version of Dragon's Lair again?
Well, now you can, using Daphne! Daphne lets you play Dragon's Lair and other laserdisc arcade games, just like you remember them from the arcade! Get the latest version of Daphne from the Download Section. We distribute Daphne as a "Zip" file. When extracting, you will be asked to which folder you wish to extract. You can extract the Daphne's "Zip" file to any folder on your computer that you would like. For OSX, we distribute Daphne as a compressed.
DMG file. After downloading the file, just double-click on it to mount it, then drag the Daphne icon to your Applications folder.
GZ file. To "extract" the file, use a command like this:. The actual command will depend on the exact name of the file, which is the name of the file that you download. Here are easy instructions for playing Dragon's Lair in Daphne. This isn't the only way to play Dragon's Lair, but it is the easiest way, and the only way that we recommend. If you want to try other ways to play Dragon's Lair, make sure you have successfully gotten this method working first! DaphneLoader is the program that we recommend that you run in order to play games on Daphne.
To get detailed information about DaphneLoader, click here. Daphne is the program that does the actual work to emulate laserdisc games, but it is difficult to run directly.
We recommend that you run DaphneLoader instead. If you want to get detailed information about Daphne, then click here. So you've read the Frequently Asked Questions and haven't found your answer. Perhaps you've decided that you need to ask a human being for help. The type of question you ask will greatly affect your chances of getting the answer you want. First, realize that the people who know the answers to your questions have started to see patterns with the questions that people ask.
As a result, they have learned to put the answers to these questions in a common place so that the most people can benefit from these answers. Follow official recommendations from this wiki and other places on how to use Daphne!
People want their help to benefit everyone, not just one person. A good example is if you follow the 'Step by Step' guide in this wiki on how to play Dragon's Lair and something goes wrong, then you have a good reason to ask for help. A good example of when not to ask for help is if you are trying to do something tricky, advanced, or unconventional and run into problems. An example of something advanced is to try to run Daphne without using DaphneLoader.
If you've got a specific problem that you could solve yourself, then solve it yourself; don't try to get other people to provide a workaround for you. An example is, if you don't have enough hard drive space, then get a bigger hard drive don't try to get the developers to accommodate your needs, they aren't working for you and if you're too cheap to buy a new hard drive, then you surely are too cheap to hire them to fix your problem.GitHub is home to over 40 million developers working together to host and review code, manage projects, and build software together.
If nothing happens, download GitHub Desktop and try again. If nothing happens, download Xcode and try again. If nothing happens, download the GitHub extension for Visual Studio and try again. Daphne, the First Ever Multiple Arcade Laserdisc Emulator is a program that lets one play the original versions of many laserdisc arcade games on one's PC. As development for Daphne has stopped, this repository is intended as something of a continuation until the author decides to do something official.
These instructions will work to get Daphne built on a machine using an amd64 processor. I'm not sure anymore how to get Daphne compiled for bit Linux. The laserdisc and game ROMs necessary to play a game are not included here. The primary. For a list of all possible keys, please see the daphne wiki.
Daphne is highly dependent on a front-end for ease of use. Unfortunately the standard front-end is closed-source. I've been working off and on to create a new graphical front-end. In the meantime, I've provided a shell script that works for most of the games: run. This script takes care of those differences. The reason for this weirdness is how the old front end set things up. Skip to content.
Dismiss Join GitHub today GitHub is home to over 40 million developers working together to host and review code, manage projects, and build software together. Sign up. Branch: master. Find file. Sign in Sign up.Welcome to RetroPie. It builds upon Raspbian, EmulationStation, RetroArch and many other projects to enable you to play your favourite Arcade, home-console, and classic PC games with the minimum set-up.
For power users it also provides a large variety of configuration tools to customise the system as you want.
RetroPie sits on top of a full OS, you can install it on an existing Raspbian, or start with the RetroPie image and add additional software later. It's up to you. Get RetroPie. New revisions of ControlBlock and PowerBlock are fully compatible with the Raspberry Pi 4 Safe power button functionality of both boards also supports momentary buttons now. Continue reading. A newer Kernel has been released for Raspbian Stretch that resolves the composite output issue, but we also had problems reported with overscan settings and decided to implement….
It has come to our attention that composite video out is broken on the 4. However it seems that the more recent…. After some delays due to recent issues we are pleased to announce RetroPie 4. We are currently working on support for this. EmulationStation is the frontend for launching all of your games.
RetroArch is a frontend for the Libretro API which standardises controls and adds features for many of the emulators.
Many emulators used on RetroPie are due to the hard work of the Libretro team. If you get tired of gaming you can watch your own movies or listen to music with Kodi: your own personal media centre. It can be installed from the experimental menu of the RetroPie Setup Script.
Choose from a variety of user created themes for EmulationStation from the built in theme installer. Over 50 Systems. RetroPie has the most supported systems out of any retrogaming software for the Raspberry Pi.