Nintendo - NES / Famicom (bnes)Link

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A port of bNES v083 to libretro.

Author/LicenseLink

The bnes core has been authored by

  • byuu
  • Ryphecha

The bnes core is licensed under

A summary of the licenses behind RetroArch and its cores have found here.

ExtensionsLink

Content that can be loaded by the bnes core have the following file extensions:

  • .nes

DatabasesLink

RetroArch database(s) that are associated with the bnes core:

FeaturesLink

Frontend-level settings or features that the bnes core respects.

Feature Supported
Restart
Screenshots
Saves
States
Rewind
Netplay
Core Options
RetroAchievements
RetroArch Cheats
Native Cheats
Controls
Remapping
Multi-Mouse
Rumble
Sensors
Camera
Location
Subsystem
Softpatching
Disk Control
Username
Language
Crop Overscan
LEDs

DirectoriesLink

The bnes core's directory name is 'bnes'

The bnes core saves/loads to/from these directories.

Frontend's Save directory

  • 'content-name'.srm (Cartridge battery save)

Frontend's State directory

  • 'content-name'.state# (State)

Geometry and timingLink

  • The bnes core's core provided FPS is 60
  • The bnes core's core provided sample rate is 32000 Hz
  • The bnes core's core provided aspect ratio is 16/15

ControllersLink

The bnes core supports the following device type(s) in the controls menu, bolded device types are the default for the specified user(s):

User 1 - 2 device typesLink

  • None - Doesn't disable input.
  • RetroPad - Joypad
  • RetroPad w/Analog - Joypad - There is no reason to switch to this.

Controller tablesLink

JoypadLink

User 1 - 2 Remap descriptors RetroPad Inputs
B
Select
Start
D-Pad Up
D-Pad Down
D-Pad Left
D-Pad Right
A

CompatibilityLink

Game Issue
Crisis Force Graphical glitches. (1)
Huge Insect No enemies spawn.
Lagrange Point No music.
Ms. Pac-Man (Tengen version) Graphical glitches on the sides of the screen.
Skull & Crossbones Crashes on start.
(1)

See alsoLink

Nintendo - Nintendo Entertainment SystemLink