LaunchBox Frontend for DOSBox

LaunchBox was originally built as an attractive frontend to DOSBox, but has since expanded to support both modern PC games and emulated console platforms. LaunchBox aims to be the one-stop shop for gaming on your computer, for both modern and historical games. Get Up and Running Right Away LaunchBox includes automated import processes for your […]

Two New Tutorial Videos

We missed blogging about last week’s tutorial video, so we have two more to share this week! The DOSBox Configuration and Imports and Emulating PS1 with Retroarch videos are both waiting for you. We’ve received tremendous responses to the tutorial videos we’ve been putting out for the past month, so we’re going to keep putting […]

Introduction to LaunchBox

LaunchBox was originally built as an attractive frontend to DOSBox, but has since expanded to support both modern PC games and emulated console platforms. DOSBox will continue to be a main focus for LaunchBox, as will emulation and PC gaming. LaunchBox aims to be the one-stop shop for gaming on your computer, for both modern […]

The GUI

The LaunchBox Gui is made up of 5 sections the Menu bar, Side bar, Games Details, Bottom bar and the games themselves either in image or a list view. MENU BAR: (this is the section along the top of the interface and is where all of your options and settings can be found.) FILE:  Exit: […]

Emulator Settings for All Platforms

See Sub-Wikis below the grid for more details on certain platforms. System Emulator Command Line Extensions 3DO 4DO -StartFullScreen -StartLoadFile .cue | .bin | .iso Acorn BBC Model B / Master 128 BeebEm .ssd | .dsd | .uef Apple II MESS AppleWin SEE HERE! Arcadia 2001 MESS -arcadia -cart “Drive Letter:\full path\ROM_name.zip” -skip_gameinfo -nowindow Astrocade […]

LaunchBox Version 4.7 Released

Today is a big day; LaunchBox 4.7 was just released this morning with some groundbreaking new features, including 5 new fields for games and a long-awaited DOSBox configuration editor. You’re excited, I can tell. Premium users will also enjoy the ability to add, filter by, and sort by custom fields for their games. If you’ve […]

LaunchBox Version 4.5 Released

Well now, it’s about time, isn’t it!? LaunchBox 4.5 is here with a completely revamped import engine, including the ability to batch import MS-DOS games (and in the background, no less)! The ROM import has been much improved as well, and we’ve added a new Download Metadata and Images wizard for existing games. Also notable […]

LaunchBox Version 3.3 Released

LaunchBox 3.3 is here, now with the ability to import and export game packages for sharing or moving games between LaunchBox libraries. Ever wanted to share your old abandonware DOS games with your friends and have them “just work”? Now you can! Also new for this release is support for swapping discs in DOSBox and […]