GameCube Emulation Is Now A Lot Better

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For the first time in three years, the famous Dolphin emulator—which lets users play GameCube games on their PC—has had a proper big update.


It’s now at v5.0, and a ton of changes and updates have been made. Some are specific fixes for games with quirks, while others are general improvements across the board. They’re all laid out in this intro video:

In all, compatibility with hundreds of games has been improved through fixes to stuff like sound and various graphics effects.

You can get Dolphin here.

Luke Plunkett is a Senior Editor based in Canberra, Australia. He has written a book on cosplay, designed a game about airplanes, and also runs


I can finally play a somewhat HD of Super Mario Sunshine, which I’ve never played before.