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BackgroundLink

Beetle/Mednafen NGP is a SNK Neo Geo Pocket (Color) video game system emulator based on NeoPop

Why use this core?Link

Awaiting description.

How to get and install the Beetle NeoPop core:Link

  • Start up RetroArch. Inside the main menu, go to 'Online Updater'.

  • Just to make sure we have the latest info files, select 'Update Core Info FIles'. Wait until this is done. Then, select 'Core Updater'.

  • Browse through the list and select 'Neo Geo Pocket/Color (Beetle NeoPop)'.

After this has finished downloading, the core should now be ready for use!

How to start (after installation):Link

  • Go back to RetroArch's main menu screen. Select 'Load Content'.

  • Browse to the folder that contains the content you want to run.

  • Select the content that you want to run.

  • If you are asked which core to select, choose 'Neo Geo Pocket/Color (Beetle NeoPop)'.

The content should now start running!

AuthorsLink

LicenseLink

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

The Beetle NeoPop core is licensed under

ExtensionsLink

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

  • .ngp
  • .ngc

DatabasesLink

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

FeaturesLink

RetroArch-level settings or features that the Beetle NeoPop core respects.

Feature Supported
Restart
Screenshots
Saves
States
Rewind
Netplay ✔ (not link-cable emulation)
Core Options
RetroAchievements
RetroArch Cheats
Native Cheats
Controls
Remapping
Multi-Mouse
Rumble
Sensors
Camera
Location
Subsystem
Softpatching
Disk Control
Username
Language
Crop Overscan

DirectoriesLink

The Beetle NeoPop core's directory name is 'Mednafen NeoPop'

The Beetle NeoPop core saves/loads to/from these directories.

RetroArch's Save directory

  • 'content-name'.flash (Cartrtidge battery save)

RetroArch's State directory

  • 'content-name'.state# (State)

Geometry and timingLink

  • The Beetle NeoPop core's internal FPS is 60
  • The Beetle NeoPop core's internal sample rate is 44100 Hz
  • The Beetle NeoPop core's core provided aspect ratio is 20/19

Core optionsLink

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

Settings with (Restart) means that core has to be closed for the new setting to be applied on next launch.

  • Language (restart) (english/japanese)

Choose system language of the BIOS.

ControllersLink

Device typesLink

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

User 1 device typesLink

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

Controller tablesLink

Joypad and analog device type tableLink

User 1 Remap descriptors RetroPad Inputs
A
Option
D-Pad Up
D-Pad Down
D-Pad Left
D-Pad Right
B

CompatibilityLink

Awaiting description.