November 24, 2017
Archives  News  Gameboy Emulator KiGB And Brainbox Updated  


Friday, August 27, 2004
 
Gameboy Emulator KiGB And Brainbox Updated
7:44 AM | Jean-Luc Dinsdale | Comment on this story

Prior to his departure to attend Apple Expo in Paris, shareware programmer and roller coaster enthusiast Richard Bannister has released updates to two of his popular applications.

Bannister's KiGB, the OS X version of the free portable emulator for Gameboy, Gameboy Colour, and Super Gameboy, has been upgraded to version 1.6.8, in tandem with the Windows version of the application. As well as addressing several bugs in the original PC code, the update adds support for 5-speed auto-fire, and the option to enable or disable individual game configuration. As of this printing, however, Bannister has received news that the update crashes when attempting to play certain titles in Colour Gameboy mode, so emulation enthusiasts may want to keep an older version of the program around until the situation gets addressed.

Brainbox, Bannister's new, multiple-puzzle game, has also been updated. Version 0.2 of the brain teaser bundle sees the addition of a fourth challenge - Reversi, as well as a few minor bugs, and tweaks of the game's difficulty levels code. The elegant lunchtime distraction, good for a few quick games during your lunch break, requires a $10 USD registration fee to enjoy completely unencumbered.

The 520 Kb Brainbox and the 708 Kb KiGB, which both require an OS X 10.2-capable box with a Quartz Extreme AGP video card, can be downloaded by following the links below -

Download Brain Box (520K)
Download KiGB (708K)


Other Mac Games News for Friday, August 27, 2004

IMG Previews MTX: Mototrax1:26 PM
MacGames DVD Subscribers: Permanent 10 % Off All Orders10:31 AM
Blizzard to Hold World of Warcraft Stress Test7:44 AM
Custer Goes to Hell and Back for a Desktop7:44 AM
Darwine Progress Update7:44 AM
• Gameboy Emulator KiGB And Brainbox Updated7:44 AM
 
View all of the Mac games news for Friday, August 27, 2004 on one page

Mac Games News for Thursday, August 26, 2004

Stronghold 2 Announced for PC8:04 AM
*DAMN Battle League Open Season8:03 AM
Indie Games Con Registration Open8:03 AM
Neverwinter Nights 2 Interview8:03 AM
Laughing Dragon Releases Derelict Demo8:02 AM
 
View all of the Mac games news for Thursday, August 26, 2004 on one page


Recent Mac Games News

Wednesday, August 25, 2004
Tuesday, August 24, 2004
Monday, August 23, 2004
Friday, August 20, 2004
Thursday, August 19, 2004


Search for other Mac games news stories or browse our Mac Games News Archive.



Archives  News  Gameboy Emulator KiGB And Brainbox Updated