Sunday, April 7, 2013

Updated to r190 / r5071

Again, a very small update:

- Updated to MamePPK r190 / MamePlus r5071
(enhanced emulation in Oriental Legend Special[olds] and clones)
- Fuuki driver graphics fixed (Asura Blade & Asura Buster)

Saturday, March 30, 2013

Small update: "Neogeo overclock"

Setting the Neogeo M68000 from 12 to 16 MHz has been reported to be not enough. Some games still had slowdowns with the 33% OC I gave to them...
So I've released this night an updated version with OC set to 24MHz!
So far, the few tests done were good, but... ;)

(and all links in the download page have been updated)

Wednesday, March 27, 2013

Houba 0.148u2 !!

Houba Plus! Plus! Kaillera 0.148u2 r189 is available !


New test version based on MAMEPPK 0.148u2 r189

- Skip_Nagscreens

- Option "Disable Mechanical Drivers" can be configured in the GUI

- No-Buffer Patch (lagless) by trap15

- Resolution fix for NeoGeo games running in 304 pixels wide

- 33% overclock setting for the following games (and clones):
  * Metal Slug series
  * Strikers 1945 Plus
  * Shock Troopers 2nd Squad
  * Blazing Star
  * Pulstar
  * Prehistoric Isle 2

- Refresh rate set to 60Hz for the following systems:
  * cps1.c
  * cps2.c
  * cps3.c
  * neogeo.c
  * pgm.c (cave)
  * toaplan1.c

- Support for these extra games:
  * "Bang Bang Busters" (NeoGeo)
  * "Treasure of the Caribbean" (NeoGeo)
  * "Ketsui Arrange 1.5" (hack)
  * "Ketsui Mr. Stoic" (hack)
  * "Ketsui Back Label" (hack)
  * "Ketsui Fast Label" (hack)

Wednesday, May 30, 2012

Houba 0.146 is now fixed !!

Good news: MamePlus r5028 has been released and the autofire problem is now fixed! 
So I've updated Houba with support for these new dumps:
  * "Bang Bang Busters" (NeoGeo)
  * "Treasure of the Caribbean" (NeoGeo)
(The pgm driver has also been updated with dw2001 and dwpc support)

Enjoy !

Thursday, May 24, 2012

Houba Plus! (Plus! Kaillera) 0.146

Houba is now updated to 0.146 versions: Enjoy !!

Only updated this time...

/!\ Update: There is an input bug in 0.146 version (mameplus related)
0.145u7 works just fine but you would have to delete all the ".cfg" files of the games launched with the 0.146 version.

Saturday, April 28, 2012

Houba Plus! (Plus! Kaillera) 0.145u7

2 releases this time :
* Houba Plus! 0.145u7 r5018 r5019 <= updated: fix was already included lol
* Houba Plus! Plus! Kaillera 0.145u7 r157

What's New :
- Option "Disable Mechanical Drivers" can be configured in the GUI (and is set by default).
- Added "Special mode" Dipswitch identification for ketarr.
- Ironclad resolution fixed to 304 pixels wide.
- 33% overclock setting for Pulstar

And more to come... Enjoy !

Wednesday, April 18, 2012

Special Update "u6x" !

After "DoDonPachi Arrange", trap15 will release an Arrange version of the game Ketsui and 2 others hacks not yet released!!
Release date and more informations should be given this night.

trap15 citation on shmups forum
"Video and site will be up around thirty to minutes to an hour from release time (with no download link). Release date and time will be revealed on Thursday, 19 April 2012 at 00:00 GMT."

Check trap15 blog here :

So, as I like this game and what trap15 made for "DoDonPatchi Arrange", I've updated houba to support these new hacks natively when released!
Enjoy !!

Update: Release date would be 20 April 2012, 14:00 UTC