ClassicBoy is developed and maintained by Godwin, it's a powerful frontend with rich controllers interface and GLES/SLES 3D media engine. To run a game, ClassicBoy must work collaboratively with the emulator core plugins. 

ClassicBoy introduces gestures mapping into game controller and means of calibration, it’s very useful for fighting games. When switches to gestures controller mode, left side on screen for movements and right side for actions. There are 8 swipe directions can be detected on each side of screen and each one can be mapped to one key of game. Besides gestures controller, accelerometer sensor (depends on hardware) is supported to control movements for a character and calibration console is also provided for fine adjustment of tilt parameters. By these two input means, user can play game on a clean screen and even by single hand now!

  The gestures/sensor controller and state loaded functions are only supported in FULL version, but state saved and traditional input means such as on-screen 2D buttons and external joystick mapping are supported as base functions in the LITE version. User can switch all controllers above at runtime. For traditional input, a powerful layout editor can be used to define the position and size of each 2D button and maximum 4 players can be defined for external joysticks or gamepad mapping.

LITE version features:

  • Supports games of following consoles or handhelds: PlayStation 1 ( PS1 ), Nintendo 64 ( N64 ), GameBoy Advance ( GBA ), GameBoy Classic ( GB ), GameBoy Color ( GBC ), NES/Famicom, Sega Genesis, SNK NeoGeo.
  • Touchscreen input from graphic buttons.
  • Graphic buttons editor for position and size definition. Graphic buttons appearance custom settings such as style, scale, animation, opacity …
  • External Joysticks/keyboard input by keys mapping, maximum 4 players are supported.
  • Controller profiles (trial) such as PS3, XBOX360 and MOGA are supported.
  • Custom setting for game video size and filter.
  • Audio reverb.
  • Gestures/Sensor settings
  • Game state auto-saved and slot saved

User can activate following functions by purchasing the FULL version:

  • Game state auto-load and slot load.
  • Gestures controller.
  • Sensor controller.

  LEGAL: This product is not affiliated with, nor authorized, endorsed or licensed in any way by Nintendo, Sony, Sega or SNK Corporation, their affiliates or subsidiaries.