Retroarch For Xbox 360

Most of the defaults are good, but some things are missing.

RetroArch needs IPA is a free, open-source and cross-platform front-end for emulators, game engines, video games, media players and other applications. It is the reference implementation of the libretro API, designed to be fast, lightweight, portable and without dependencies. RetroArch Xbox 360 Emulator. This RetroArch Xbox 360 Emulator for PC runs on C and C to derive better gaming performance for your PC. If you are an avid gamer who settle for nothing but the best, RetroArch is an ideal option for you. Read More: Best Online Games for PC (Free and Paid) Key Features of RetroArch Xbox 360 Emulator.

Emulation Station settings

Emulation station needs A and B to be swapped while initially adding the controller. Otherwise b is confirm and a is cancel.

  1. RetroArch 360 is a native port on the Xbox 360 Platform. RetroArch 360 is an ultimate emulator by the name of PetroArch (over half a year in the making). The list of system emulators it uses is impressive: SNES9x Next, FCEUmm, Final Burn Alpha, Gambatte, Genesis Plus GX, VBA Nex t, and even PrBoom. Not only that, this game system can suppose consoles such as Xbox 360, PS3, PC, Wii, etc.
  2. It is still early days for RetroArch on Xbox, but considering how it has blown up thanks to the viewership of channels like Modern Vintage Gamer and sites like Ars Technica, you can expect work to be put into this port of RetroArch. Who knows, maybe we will see RPCS3, a PlayStation 3 emulator, running on an Xbox console.

Retroarch Settings

Retroarch for xbox 360

RetroArch also needs them to be swapped. To do this involves a bunch of settings initially:

Retroarch For Xbox 360

While a game is open, press Ctrl and X to bring up the menu.

Go up to the top layer of settings and out of the Quick Menu.

Retroarch For Xbox 360

Swap the a and b for games, and it should also swap it for the RetroArch menu

Enable using the joystick in your games


Set the Hotkey for the controller, aka the key that can be used to do save states and to open the RetroArch menu mid game

Set autosave of the States


Enable saving the configuration file:

Finally, exit RetroArch to seal the deal.

How to use this setup

Retroarch For Xbox 360

Now that everything is in place, you should be able to do the following:

Get Retroarch On Xbox One

  • Start a rom, and it will resume where you left off
  • Exit a rom by pressing Left Joystick Thumb and Start
  • Show the RetroArch Menu by pressing Left Joystick Thumb and X
  • Navigate additional save slots with the Left Joystick Thumb and the D-pad left and right
  • Save and load a state mid game with Left Joystick Thumb and a bumper.