Atari 2600 (Stella)Link

BackgroundLink

Stella is a multi-platform Atari 2600 VCS emulator.

Author(s): Stephen Anthony|Bradford Mott|Eckhard Stolberg|Brian Watson

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LicenseLink

GPLv2

ExtensionsLink

a26|bin

BIOSLink

The Stella core does not feature BIOS use.

FeaturesLink

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

The Stella core creates directories named Stella in RetroArch's save and state directories

Save states are saved/loaded to and from the Stella's state directory.

OptionsLink

The Stella core does not feature core options.

ControllersLink

The Stella core core supports one controller setting(s):

  • RetroPad - [Joypad]

stella_retropad

Stella RetroPad
Fire RetroPad_B
Select RetroPad_Select
Reset RetroPad_Start
D-pad RetroPad_Dpad
Left Difficulty A RetroPad_L1
Right Difficulty A RetroPad_R1
Left Difficulty B RetroPad_L2
Right Difficulty B RetroPad_R2
Color RetroPad_L3
Black/White RetroPad_R3

CompatibilityLink

Any game specific issues that are reproducible on upstream standalone can be reported on the official repository or in the corresponding thread on AtariAge