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    Posted on 19-02-19, 20:25
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    Hopefully I'm doing this right, the CONTRIBUTING.md on the gitlab repo said this was the place for higan feature suggestions.

    My suggestion is some sort of mode that allows you to cap the maximum speed of the emulated game at a percentage less than 100%, or even just a half speed button, it doesn't even need to be extremely configurable. The reason being that I'm bad at games, and old games are hard, so sometimes slowing things down a little can be a nice thing to get past hard sections.

    Thanks for all the hard work, higan is pretty dope
    Posted on 19-02-19, 20:43

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    BizHawk has a speed setting, it goes down to 50%. It also has Rewind and Frame Advance.

    My current setup: Super Famicom ("2/1/3" SNS-CPU-1CHIP-02) → SCART → OSSC → StarTech USB3HDCAP → AmaRecTV 3.10
    Posted on 19-02-20, 18:05
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    thanks for the recommendation! looks like it doesn't support SNES on linux currently, though, so that's unfortunately not an option for me
    Posted on 19-02-20, 18:30

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    Try RetroArch then.

    My current setup: Super Famicom ("2/1/3" SNS-CPU-1CHIP-02) → SCART → OSSC → StarTech USB3HDCAP → AmaRecTV 3.10
    Posted on 19-02-20, 22:50
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    that works, thanks. (although I will say that I would still really want this feature in higan because my god, retroarch has an awful interface)
    Posted on 19-02-21, 00:53
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    Posted by asd324
    that works, thanks. (although I will say that I would still really want this feature in higan because my god, retroarch has an awful interface)

    Quoted for truth.

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    Posted on 19-02-21, 04:34

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    Posted by asd324
    that works, thanks. (although I will say that I would still really want this feature in higan because my god, retroarch has an awful interface)

    Quoted for truth.

    Posted on 19-02-21, 17:11
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    PRs welcome, guys :)
    Posted on 19-02-22, 06:42
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    Posted by asd324
    Hopefully I'm doing this right, the CONTRIBUTING.md on the gitlab repo said this was the place for higan feature suggestions.

    My suggestion is some sort of mode that allows you to cap the maximum speed of the emulated game at a percentage less than 100%, or even just a half speed button, it doesn't even need to be extremely configurable. The reason being that I'm bad at games, and old games are hard, so sometimes slowing things down a little can be a nice thing to get past hard sections.

    Thanks for all the hard work, higan is pretty dope


    https://byuu.org/

    Ask and ye shall receive, it appears.


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    Posted on 19-02-23, 17:16
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    WHAT DO YOU MEAN, IS HIGAN NOT SLOW ENOUGH ALREADY?
    Posted on 19-02-25, 05:37
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    Posted by KingMike
    WHAT DO YOU MEAN, IS HIGAN NOT SLOW ENOUGH ALREADY?


    haha, my workaround was just running minecraft in the background at the same time to slow things down a bit



    big props to byuu for adding this. No idea if this was just a coincidence or not, but either way it's much appreciated
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      you need to wake up michael