Mr.Boom (Bomberman)

Background

Mr.Boom is an up to 8 player Bomberman clone for LibRetro/RetroArch.

The goal of the game is to bomb away your enemies and other players.

Author(s):

Remdy Software

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License

MIT

Extensions

The Mr.Boom core does not feature extension use. Just load and start the core.

Features

Feature Supported
Saves
States
Rewind
Netplay
RetroAchievements
RetroArch Cheats
Native Cheats
Controllers
Remapping
Multi-Mouse
Rumble
Sensors
Camera
Location
Subsystem

The Mr.Boom core's directory name is 'Mr.Boom'

Save states are saved/loaded to and from where state files are stored.

Core options

The Mr.Boom core has the following option(s) that can be tweaked from the core options menu. The default setting is bolded.

  • Team mode (Selfie/Color/Sex): Team mode color.

  • Monsters (Off/On): Awaiting description. Enable or disable monsters.

Monsters - On

Monsters - Off

  • Drop bomb autofire (Off/On): Enables Drop bomb autofire mode. Holding down the Drop bomb button will repeatedly use the Drop bomb action. (Potentially useful when used in conjunction with certain powerups)

Controllers

The Mr.Boom core supports the following controller setting(s), bolded controller settings are the default for the specified user(s):

User 1 - 16 Device Type(s)

  • RetroPad - Joypad with analog

  • RetroPad w/Analog - There is no reason to switch to this.

Controllers graph

RetroPad Inputs Mr.Boom core inputs
Drop Bomb/Join game
Add a bomberman bot (while in the join game screen)
Start game
Up/Push bomb
Down/Push bomb
Left/Push bomb
Right/Push bomb
Detonate bomb (when you have the Remote control power)/Join game
Jump (while riding a Kangaroo)/Join game)