The RetroArch emulator adds support for DOS games and more.

Enjoy your favorite legacy games on the go with RetroArch

Now you can play all your favorite DOS games -games directly from your iPhone or iPad thanks to an update to the popular RetroArch emulator.

RetroArch launched for Apple devices in mid-May and at launch allowed users to emulate over 38 different retro platforms. Support for even more has now been added, including DOS.

According to the App Store page for RetroArch, support for the following kernels has been added:

  • Cave Story (NXEngine)
  • Doom (PrBoom)
  • DOS (DOSBox-Pure)
  • Nintendo – DS (melonDS DS)
  • Nintendo – Pokemon Mini (PokeMini)
  • Palm OS (Mu )
  • SNK – Neo Geo Pocket/Color (Beetle NeoPop)

RetroArch supports various features including Made For iPhone (MFi) controllers, shaders, advanced latency control and even AI translations. It also supports online play, cheats, and save states.

RetroArch is available for iPhone, iPad and Apple TV and requires iOS 14.2, iPadOS 14.2 or tvOS 14.2 respectively. It can also be run on Apple Vision Pro.

If you want to know how to run RetroArch on your iPhone or iPad, AppleInisder has a handy guide that will walk you through the process. However, be careful – — The interface is not that intuitive.

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