LATEST UPDATES/TWEAKS/CHANGES

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Latest Updates

November -  8 Updates So Far

11\16\2019

Racing Wheel Configurations - Added for Mame, Model 2, Model 3, Sega Naomi and Sega Ringedge. Hyperspin Setup is now Racing wheel compatible. 

Racing Wheel/Xbox Teknoparrot scripts added - Allows you to switch between what you want to use with one click for all racing games

11\14\2019

Sega Ringedge - Starwars BattlePod/Dirty Driving (Raw Thrills) were added to the wheel. DD requires a Patreon

Sega Ringedge - Replaced some of the temp art that I made, with the Icons included with the emulator. Added Art for Starwars and Dirty Driving.

11\12\2019

Ice Cold Beer - Replaced the vpx version with PCLauncher exe versions. MUCH better when it comes to the sensitivity

Zeaks Peak - Same as above, vpx version replaced.

11\11\2019

Sega Ringedge - 2 Games added, Tekken 7 - Fated Retribution, Lets Go Jungle Special (Requires Patreon)

11\10\2019

MAME Racing wheel setting integration - Will apply to the Paddles, Peddles and the Dial. (Tweaked settings for 122 games)
 *Racing wheel settings will also be implemented on Sega Ringedge, Sega Model 2, and Sega Model 3, and Naomi
 *Looking to release an all racing setup. Covering the above wheels, as well as a large list of PC Games which were designed to be used with
  the wheel.

11\08\2019

Xbox 360 Settings were added to all the Sega Model 2 Racing games. Games now have analog control. (Along side Digital)

11\06\2019

Pinball Release Progress - Removed all the doubles from Future pinball. And tried to round up some more backglasses for some of the unique tables in future pinball. (Frontend backglasses, not in game as they are included)

11\04\2019

General Emulator Update - CXBX, Cemu, Citra, SuperModel, Xenia, and RCSP3

October - 10 Updates

10\24\2019

Nintendo Wii U - 8 Games replaced, 35 new games added. 188 Games total Now - Full Set which ranges across all regions now
Nintendo Wii U - Media updated (Wheel art, Video previews, Images 3 and 4 all updated)
PC Fighting Games - Tekken 7, Dead or Alive 5, Dead or alive 6 was added to the 8tb setup
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gEtJIxtsJnI&t=115s

10\22\2019

PC Fighting Games - Added Super Street Fighter IV 2012 Edition

10\19\2019

Pinball Arcade - Direct X9 Version added to the upcoming pinball release via PinballX Only

10\18\2019

Nintendo Entertainment System, Nintendo Famicom, Famicom Translated, NES Hacks, and Famicom Disk System - Emulator Change, better emulation. More stable. Removes the English Language Keyboard issue

10\17\2019

Commodore Amiga, Commodore 64. Controls redone and improved

10\13\2019

Gamate Handheld - Redone, New Set added. New media added

10\11\2019

Taito G-Net: Roms Replaced, Full Set now working
Started to Sort through ExoDos 4.0, will integrate once done

MAME The good Clones: Updated with a few new wheel art images. Tweaks made, etc

10\09\2019

Nintendo Switch and Switchware - Huge Update coming (Will be made available to 24tb Drive setups)  Probably need a few days. Also new Media will be created once I have the Games ready

10\03\2019

SegaRingedge/Teknoparrot Additions: Updated to 1.0.0.225
Final Fantasy All Star Carnival added

10\02\2019

IceCold Games was Re-added, Ice cold Beer and Zeaks Peak - VPX Versions
Fusion Sound was fixed for Genesis

L/R MagnaSave was added to the Visual Pinball Setup/Controls. Now 2 buttons can be installed in Virtual Pinball Cabinets

September - 9 Updates So Far

09\30\2019

A wide range of media was upgraded from N64 Import snaps, a few main themes, and other media including pointers and Game themes

Exodos 4.0 was downloaded, Still Need to implement and update

09\28\2019

Reinstated the older vesion of Hypersearch as it doesnt lag Hyperspin when it first launches.

09\22\2019

SegaRingedge/Teknoparrot Additions: Updated to 1.0.0.208

 

09\16\2019

SegaRingedge/Teknoparrot Additions: 4 Games!
1. SnoCross
2. Guilty Gear Xrd Rev 2
3. KoDrive
4. Fighting Climax (Settings were readded, some how got deleted)

09\14\2019

Super Model r777 Updated - 3 Games were recently added (Should have been added a long time ago, IDK how I missed them)
1. GetBass
2. ScudRace Plus
3. Harley Davidson

09\13\2019

Reorganized how the Update system works. Parsing of the files now went from 200 to 70. New Server added. Snappier Service. Up to 100 Connections now.

09\10\2019

Future Pinball 1.9.1 with Bam Update, RetroArch 1.7.8 now with Translate Feature,
Small Xinmo Gun Fix
Reinstating Save/Load states on a number of key emulators (They accidentally got removed during a file reorganization)

09\03\2019

Future Pinball 1.9.1 with Bam Update, RetroArch 1.7.8 now with Translate Feature,
Small Xinmo Gun Fix
Reinstating Save/Load states on a number of key emulators (They accidentally got removed during a file reorganization)

09\01\2019

Emulators Updated: Mame 0.212 Romset and Emu Updated, Cemu 1.15.13c, Citra 1344, CXBX Aug 28/19, SuperModel 777, Nestopia 1.49, RCSP3 0.0.7-8623, Teknoparrot 1.0.0.201, Xenia Aug/28/19

Sega Ringedge Games added - Fighting Climax and Justice League

Pinball FX3 - Fixed an issue with the Marvel tables not loading. Now everything is loading like it should.

August - 12 Updates this Month

08\30\2019

PinballX: Huge Media roundup. Sorted through 145k files, Media organizing is now taking place
ShmupX: Added 336 Newly Designed Toppers
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6HPKi5bs0fc

08\26\2019

Pinball Arcade: Exclusive Wheel Media Created, 40 New tables, ,as well as Video produced via single launching and recording. 
 

08\25\2019

Pinball Arcade V. 1.71.25: Added to Hyperspin/Fully integrated, Full Automatic startup with scripts. 40 new tables added, including the elusive Stern Ghostbusters table. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=b7XOhUEj9sg

08\23\2019

ShmupX - The first and only PinballX Variant! 326 Shmups! Full media, Playfields, DMDs (Arcade Marquees), Backglass (Game Flyers), Toppers (Logos) - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PJFq3i8yVpE

08\20\2019

PinballX and ShmupX - Both running through Rocketlauncher now. Both super stable.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2QEAsM-pwN4

08\13\2019

Pinball Frontend work: Pinball Pinup Popper/PinballX - Topper Renaming for all emulators/applications. Mass media roundup

08\12\2019

Pinball Arcade 1.71.25 - Obtained and running in Portrait mode, will be integrated into the pinball frontend release. Hopefully using the Camera mod.

 

08\10\2019

Visual Pinball - Did an audit and collected over 700 B2S backglass files. 

08\09\2019

Pinup Popper/PinballX - Created a 100 new playfields that will be exclusive to the setup.
Created a script to remove the video backglass shown by PinballX, so that scores can be seen with Visual Pinball etc. This is hugely important, because previous to this, there wasnt any way to actually remove the video backglass as it would have played i a loop.

08\08\2019

Pinup Popper - Collected 40+ Puppack packages

08\07\2019

Pinup Popper\Pinball X - Put together a huge package of playfield videos. Had them rotated so now there is media for both Frontends. 1230 were done.

 

08\05\2019

Visual Pinball/Future Pinball all uploaded and redone.
Visual pinball 10.6 added, Future pinball with Bam added. Install settings updated.

July - 5 Updates

07\19\2019

Emulators updated - CXBX, Xenia, RCSP3, Cemu, Citra etc

Tweaks - A new version of Demul was added specifically for Dreamcast. This way it loads all the windows CE games separately.

07\16\2019

Future Pinball - Completely redone. Version replaced, Tables extracted and tested. Working in a prime state now.

Pinball X - First leg of the pinball Frontend is done. Final table total is 1230 Tables. Still need to write the install, and do a few other things

PinUP Popper coming very soon!

07\9\2019

Visual Pinball Frontend work - Collected tons of tables, DirectB2S backglass, And any media I could find. Putting together the mother of all Pinball releases. Will contain Pinball X/Pinball Popper. Be integrated into the current setup. And allow it to be extracted to an SSD Via a script

 

07\7\2019

HUGE HURDLE CONQUERED - Found a way to introduce a windows macro for the upcoming pinball release. Even if the table hangs, pressing exit now will just remove everything in ram, bringing back the frontend to the forefront. Gonna be huge in creating a clean user experience.

07\4\2019

Visual Pinball Nag Screen - Came up with a way to remove the nag screen even for desktop versions of the emulator.

June - 7 Updates

06\25\2019

Sega Ringedge Games added - Transformers Human Alliance (Patreon), Fighting Climax (Patreon), DOA 5 Update 1 (Non Patreon), Media Updated

Teknoparrot updated to 1.0.0.196

06\24\2019

Visual Pinball Overhaul -  2 New wheels added! 

VPX tables added, 423 in total! Will be over 500 once all the media is collected, Brand new theme, New wheels, Flyers and Stock info cards added.
VPX FSS Tables added, 85 in total. New Theme, all has the same media integrated as the VPX Table. (Old tables were removed)

VPinMAME Full Set - V.3.1 was added to accommodate the new tables.

06\13\2019

Update script now fixed for everybody! - There was a problem that didnt allow a small number of people to not connect with the server. This has now been resolved!

06\9\2019

BigBox Fix - Integrated a small mouse clicking script which brings back the focus when exiting Bigbox. (Plagued me for more than a month! Happy to have this fixed!)

06\6\2019

Joytokey Changes - Tweaked a bunch of controls ranging from Genesis to the Sega Ringedge

 

06\3\2019

TeknoParrot Changes - All the Fast and the Furious games now copy to the C Drive when ether the Install/Update is performed.
TeknoParrot Games Added - Fast and Furious Superbikes 2, Dead of Alive 5, Guitar Hero

TeknoParrot Media - All Updated

Emulators updated - TeknoParrot 1.0.0.78, Cemu, CXBX, Citra, Xenia and RCSP3.

06\1\2019

Reworked how the update section for TeknoParrot is downloaded. Servers were chocked for a while, but now are running great again.

May - 7 Updates

 

05\30\2019

New integrations into the install, tweaks. Redid how the setups are defined after the 24tb setup.

Removed Switch/Switchware from drive O:\, now the games will be on Q:\ as their own drive. (Still all included in the 24tb setup as a download)
Added 123 Playstation 3 games to the O:\ Drive (900 Gigs) to fill out the new space. Its now a dedicated PS3/PSN Drive.

05\20\2019

Teknoparrot Games Added - Fast and Furious, Fast and Furious Drift, Fast and Furious SuperBikes, Fast and Furious SuperCars. 

AfterBurnerClimax - New dump added. Works great now with the 360 Controller
Teknoparrot Media - Updated for new games as well.

05\18\2019

Nintendo Switchware Updated - 1660 games added total. However these had to be added as extra games since there isn't any space on the drive. Still available for download from the server though.

Teknoparrot Updated - Too Spicy configured, Rambo added to the Lindberg folder. (These are currently still patreon)

Emulators updated - Teknoparrot 1.0.0.163, Cemu 1.15.6C, Citra Nightly 1269, RetroArch 1.75, Xenia (May 9th), CXBX (May 18th), PCSX2 1.5, SNES9X 1.54

05\13\2019

Launchbox/Bigbog revamped - Unified Refriend 2.01 added, Little tweaks worked in to minimize the focus issues that it seems to be having when exiting games. 

PC FIghting Games - Ultimate StreetFighter IV - Added Custom Controls:  Autohotkey/Joytokey profiles - 2 Players

05\10\2019

Complete Website redesign, Mobile Site redesigned. 

05\02\2019

NES HD Hack Set - Only 6 Games for now. But the library might expand later.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=T9z8iPH5ik0&t=4s

05\01\2019

Launchbox/BigBox - 5 Wheels Added - Nintendo Switch, Microsoft Xbox 360, Xbox Live Arcade, Nintendo Famicom Translated, Super Famicom Translated - Now has 265 Wheels

Update Method -  Upgraded to 8.27

Apr - 8 Updates

04\28\2019

Pinball FX3 - Updated to 88 Tables, Cabinet mode integrated into the install
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=T9z8iPH5ik0&t=4s


Sega Ringedge - Huge Media Theme update

Sega Ringedge - Added GTIClub, (Forgot to add it)

Famicom Disk System - Media Overhaul

04\24\2019

Nintendo Famicom Translated Wheel Added - 255 Games

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5Yn2R1kETdw

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04\20\2019

TeknoParrot Updated to 1.0.0.22 - Games Added - Counter Strike Neo, Darius Burst, Groove Coaster, 2Spicy (No Teknoparrot entry yet)

BSNES HD Emulator added. Only has 2 players though. (You can change the module settings to use it)
Updated BSNes, Yuzu, CxBx, Cemu and Graphics pack, Xenia, Teknoparrot, RCSP3, Snes9x, Model 3 and Citra

04\18\2019

New MAME roms that werent there before were added to the 0.208 set. New Misc Folder added

Update System was updated

04\16\2019

MAME - Tempest Settings updated - Now works with different mice.

04\12\2019

Update Server was transferred to a new Service

04\04\2019

Mame Updated to 0.208 - 0.208 Chds/Romsets Updated

San Francisco Rush 2049 - Added to the Mame wheel. Recently got emulated in Mame 0.206

TechnoParrot - Updated to 1.0.0.112

RCSP3 and YUZU Also updated

04\01\2019

TechnoParrot - Grid had to be reconfigured. Now its working.

Mar - 6 Updates

03\29\2019

Nintendo Switch - 268 Games added. Full Media acquired. (Special Video media with 4 snaps showing a preview of the games)
Nintendo SwitchWare - 1665 Games added. Full Media acquired. (Special Video media with 4 snaps showing a preview of the games)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FTMn1fkYq30&t=62s

03\25\2019

FTP Automation Overhaul - Completely reworked part 1 of the FTP download process. Now a script handles the majority of the download process.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=v1kcEtc2tts&t=13s

03\23\2019

Nintendo Switchware - 350 Games were added

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MykjOtDt6Qc&t=2s

03\22\2019

Emulators updated to latest - TeknoParrot 1.92, Cemu with graphic update pack, Xenia, Yuzu, Cemu, CXBX

Rocketlauncher Media - Tons of manuals added to Hyperpause ranging on all systems

03\14\2019

Xbox Live Arcade - 150 Games added, Total is now 615. Nearly a full Set

Xbox Live Arcade - Wheel and Video Media filled out

Teknoparrot 1.92 - Upgraded to latest version

 

Feb - 6 Updates So Far

02\26\2019

Nintendo Switch - Full Speed on Select Games, Full Screen. Now Portable
Super Famicom - Translated Set Added 

HBMAME - Set Reformatted down from 22 gigs to 5.5 Gigs, A saving of almost 17 gigs!

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oN_uD-17u9g&t=72s

02\18\2019

Teknoparrot 1.88 Updated - Games added - Grid (Settings modified), Virtua Fighter 5 Version C, Magical beat, Project Diva, Ikaruga, Crimson Clover,  Streetfighter Zero 3, Daytona 3 USA 
Teknoparrot - Mario Kart DX English Patch added! 

Teknoparrot - Media Sets filled out to accommodate new games.
Teknoparrot - Free play settings updated on a few games. (Settings added to the install)

Load Time Optimization - Found a way to decrease RocketLauncher load times by at least 35% across the board on all Game Sets that get unpacked. This is actually pretty Huge!

Game set Repacks all Done - Now over 200+ Gigs freed up on the 8TB Drive. Lots of space for new additions to be added for the rest of the year!

Fixed a control issue with PS2 as the cross wasnt responding, Fixed a small Audio issue for Project 64.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VSxNSJ04vD8&t=4s

02\14\2019

Teknoparrot 1.87 Updated - Media Sets filled out to accommodate new games.

Playstation Set - Reformatting in process. 1500+ Games, to save space

Sega Saturn Japan/USA Sets - Reformatting in process. 800 Games, to save space.

Half the WinExo Set (Windows 3.1 games) - Reformatting in process, 600 Games, to save space

Windows 3.1/Dos Games - Settings tweaked, now launch in full screen.

02\05\2019

Small Fixes applied to the drive, Misc Media upgrades. Cemu Shader pack updated

Teknoparrot - Media Sets filled out to accommodate new games.

02\02\2019

Teknoparrot - Updated to 1.86 - 6 New games added - Grid Autosport, Arcade Love, Under Defeat HD, Puyo Puyo Quest, Shining Force Cross Elysion, MaiMai Green

Dreamcast CHDs Added - Domestic and Import 7z sets replaced with CHDS, Instant loading, saves a bit of space.

02\01\2019

Media Updates - Sega Genesis wheel was redone

General Fixes - Small fixes were applied to a few wheels. Internal settings were tweaked.

Jan - 3 Updates

01\29\2019

Save and load states -  Added for nearly all relevant emulators. This applies to Ipacs, Xbox controllers and Xinmo. Wil not work for Xarcade Setups. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LyEQRzH8tFc

01\27\2019

Updated Mame 0.203, CXBX, Xenia, Cemu, RCSP3, Yuzu, 

01\04\2019

A wide range of media fixes. Ranging from 3DS to FM Towns

Updated CXBX, Cemu, Yuzu, RCSP3, CItra, Xenia

Dec - 5 Updates

12\20\2019

Demul Shooter Fully Implemented Across the whole setup

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=i2tPo8SPtvk&t=1s

12\13\2019

Nintendo Switch added, 186 Games, Full Media 
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=k1nzmetl-ss

12\08\2018

Demul Upgrade - Revamped Demul, went through and tested every game. Revamped the list. New media created. 
Playstation 2 Asia - Added complete snaps

Features reworked - Reworked the 3 layer system on the drive

Added Primal Rage 2 To mame

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qgUITIT_Tp0&t=2s

12\03\2018

Added The following:  Nintendo 64 Imports snap, Nintendo gamecube Import Snaps, Neo Geo CD Tweaked, Atari Jaguar Tweaked, Phillips CD-I Media now uniform, Nintendo 64 Main theme changed, Nintendo 64 Import Video Changed, Added 100+ New NES 3D Boxes, Nintendo Famicom, new wheel Icons and added the Carts., Sega Saturn Disks added, only about 90 though, Nintendo 64 - Renamed the Artwork4, which was causing problems with most of the themes.  

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OlqKSZpVRhw&t=90s

12\01\2018

Huge range of media content upgrades. Tweaks, New wheel media, themes, theme reorganization. etc. 
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VcgU-KED-A0&t=919s

November - 13 Updates

11\29\2018

Dreamcast Import Snaps added - Wheel has full media now. Also started a small server where people from the group can contribute to the drive. Should help improve things just a little faster across all drive content.

11\28\2018

Sega Saturn and Sega Saturn Japan wheels have been revamped and updated.

11\27\2018

Xbox Live Wheel Media was finalized. A bunch of media odds and ends were finished. Xbox Live Arcade wheel names were finalized.

11\23\2018

Xbox Live Arcade Wheel added to the 24TB Version of the drive. You will now have a choice between PS3/PSN, or Xbox 360/Xbox Live Arcade. This applies to the 24tb drive. 

11\22\2018

Sega Saturn and Sony Playstation were switched to Mednafen. Perfect emulation! 1500+ Sony Playstation Games Audited to ensure compatibility with the Mednafen Emulator. 

11\20\2018

Sega Saturn Japan Completely Redone, over 120+ Games Added. 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OQ6yCIL3Ogs&t=1s

11\18\2018

Xbox 360 Wheel added. 1100 Games. Now offering a choice between Xbox 360 and PS3 for the 24tb drive. Both can be used with your modified Consoles, and in all honesty, is probably the preferably method of play as the emulation needs to improve.

11\14\2018

Found a better way to launch RCSP3, updated to the latest emulator. And added new macro settings to both the install and the update process for single drive setups, and for raid sets. 
Also update the latest crop of MAME CHDS to 0.203. 

11\11\2018

Added 1100 Xbox 360 games, as well as all the media. There are about 550 videos and 550 Still snaps. Only about 80 games emulate well enough to play, but mise well get the work out of the way now and release it all. Also for the 24tb setup, you will have the choice between an 8tb Sony Playstation 3 drive and an 8tb Microsoft Xbox 360 drive.

11\9\2018

Added a brand new Hyperspin Search wheel. Something happened to the old one where it would close right after the search result was displayed, this new one looks nice. Does the job well. Only problem is, upon the launching of hyperspin, it parses the database, so there is a small amount of downtime before you can use it. 

11\8\2018

PAC64 LED Blinky profile was added. This is primarily for people with cabs who have 2 players. Also built in scripts to switch between Ultimate Ipac-4 and the Pac64. As these are the 2 most popular LEDBlinky Hardware solutions.
Also added Pinning documentation for the Pac64. 

11\7\2018

Mame is now 0.203, Retroarch, PPSSPP, Snes9x, CXBX, Citra, Cemu, Dolphin, etc all updated, fixed the Time Crisis bug in MAME.
New romset updated for Naomi, Sega model 2, Model 3, Fightcade etc.
HBMame 0203 Updated. Most have themes, and the ones that dont have snaps.

11\02\2018

Teknoparrot 1.80 Added, DirectInput and XInput both updated. 
Teknoparrot Serial Added to the Install
HOTD4, Virtual Tennis and Virtual Fighter Version B added. Initial D5 Also runs now

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_MMbEZvGQWw&t=1s

October - 8 Updates

10\31\2018

AimTrak lightgun Profiles added for Teknoparrot.

10\31\2018

New Ice Cold Games Added. 3 Games in the wheel 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CuwDOYFdUQA&t=1s

10\29\2018

Bigbox Updated with 230 wheels 

Wheels like Mugen, Pc Games, Openbor were added.

16tb Bigbox has been updated. Everything except MS Dos And Windows 3.1 has been added as I got to work out the CD games for it. This includes Wii, Wii U, Wii ware, All 3ds Variants. Etc

Also: The install was to be updated with the various configurations. 8TB, 16, and 24 TB for Bigbox, just like it is for Hyperspin. So now once you update, it will also be reflective of the Setup that you have.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Q4QjpcuINIo&t=437s

10\22\2018

New promotional drive is up.
New Google files are up.
Launchbox Wheels extended to include just about everything that is on the Hyperspin Frontend.

10\21\2018

Rewrote some of the install script. 
Updated Nestopia, the old one broke somehow. Working again. 
New Launchbox additions.
Changing Syncovery which limits it to parsing 1 million files to unlmited.
Making new google files

10\20\2018

Got sonic racing working on Teknoparrot, changed the refresh rate in the settings file to 120 hertz.

10\16\2018

New Media For HBMAME. Found a way to match it with all the weird names.
Releasing another round of PS3 content
The Ledblinky map was finished with 1100 profiles
Visco Classics was readded to the wheel
A couple games added to PC Engine CD.

10\12\2018

Strider 2, Rainbow Islands, Mr Driller, were replaced in MAME
XML updates, some games in mame werent launching, so I swapped in their console counterparts.
Also added a new wheel. Visco Classics.
Fixed the SNES S missing thing.
Removed some xml doubles.
Fixed an issue with the sixth button on fusion
Added Metroid Samus returns to 3ds
Added 2 Saint saya games to ps2. (Unloading now)
Updated the media for NBA Jam 2017