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12th May 2020 | Posted by 8BitMods

Fenrir FAQ & Troubleshooting

The following is a collection of frequently asked questions and general troubleshooting with Fenrir. Before referring to this guide, please make sure you have the latest Firmware and Loader installed in your Fenrir. You can get both from this link. Instructions on how to apply the firmware can be found here. GENERAL FAQ What Saturn versions does Fenrir support? How can I find out my version? Fenrir supports all Model 1 Saturn consoles with a 20 pin dri …
7th Apr 2020 | Posted by 8BitMods

Fenrir - How to setup your microSD Card

Tools you will need:A microSD card, formatted to FAT32 with a MBR Partition SchemeA microSD card USB reader (unless integrated in the computer you're using)A Windows computerThe Fenrir.iso loader, which you can download from here (use the dev version)Rufus AppBackups of your games, in any of the following formats: CCD/IMG, CUE/ISO, CUE/BINFirst, you need to format your SD card to FAT32. Most SD card come preformatted with exFAT, which is not supported by the Fenrir kit at the time of writin …
7th Apr 2020 | Posted by 8BitMods

Fenrir - How to update the firmware

Updating your Fenrir board's Firmware, is incredibly easy.Tools Required: A microSD card, FAT32 formattedA computer (Windows, OS X or Linux) with a microSD or SD card slot with adapterThe latest Firmware Update.bin file, which you can download from here (choose the dev version)1. Insert your microSD card to your computer's card reader. The drive will show up on your Computer (Windows) or the Desktop (OS X).2. Open it with Windows Explorer / Finder / File Browser.3. Drag the "update.bi …
27th Mar 2020 | Posted by 8BitMods

Fenrir Compatibility List (Redump)

This is a very long compatibility list of the Redump collection (CUE/BIN) for Fenrir ODE. The games have been tested for booting and about 1-2 minutes of playtime, i.e. not to completion. More information will be added in the future. All following games were tested on a Grey Sega Saturn VA0.5 (NTSC-J) with a Sandisk Extreme 128GB microSD card. IMPORTANT NOTES ON MULTI-DISC GAMES: Most multi-disc games in the Sega Saturn ask you to save your game before you continue your progress t …
15th Feb 2014

McWill's GBC LCD is coming to 8BitMods

McWill has created a great little backlit LCD display for the Game Boy Colour, that can be easily installed in your device with no soldering required at all!The new version of McWill's kit will also feature better power consumption, and it will come with a VGA kit as well (which is optional to install).We expect our stock to arrive in about two weeks, and we hope to also stock glass displays that will fit perfectly with the new display. …