A new release of mGBA, version 0.6.2, is available. This version is a bugfix release, which contains many stability and accuracy fixes. An extensive list of changes follows after the cut.


  • Core: Fix ROM patches not being unloaded when disabled (fixes mgba.io/i/962)
  • 3DS: Fix opening files in directory names with trailing slashes
  • LR35902: Fix watchpoints not reporting new value
  • GB MBC: Fix MBC2 saves (fixes mgba.io/i/954)
  • GB Memory: HDMAs should not start when LCD is off (fixes mgba.io/i/310)
  • GB Memory: Fix OAM DMA blocking regions (fixes mgba.io/i/1013)
  • GB Video: Only trigger STAT write IRQs when screen is on (fixes mgba.io/i/912)
  • GBA: Fix some GBA ROM misdetection (fixes mgba.io/i/978)
  • GBA: Fix SharkPort saves for EEPROM games
  • GBA Audio: Increase PSG volume (fixes mgba.io/i/932)
  • GBA BIOS: Fix incorrect exit condition in LZ77
  • GBA Cheats: Fix PARv3 slide codes (fixes mgba.io/i/919)
  • GBA Cheats: Fix slide codes not initializing properly
  • GBA DMA: ROM reads are forced to increment
  • GBA Hardware: RTC accuracy improvements
  • GBA I/O: Fix writing to DISPCNT CGB flag (fixes mgba.io/i/902)
  • GBA Memory: Fix copy-on-write memory leak
  • GBA Memory: Partially revert prefetch changes (fixes mgba.io/i/840)
  • GBA Savedata: Fix crash when resizing flash
  • GBA Video: Force align 256-color tiles
  • GBA Video: OBJWIN can change blend params after OBJ is drawn (fixes mgba.io/i/921)
  • PSP2: Fix issues causing poor audio
  • Python: Fix package directory
  • Qt: Fix locale being set to English on settings save (fixes mgba.io/i/906)
  • Qt: Fix opening in fullscreen (fixes mgba.io/i/993)
  • Wii: Fix screen tear when unpausing
  • Wii: Fix various setup and teardown drawing issues (fixes mgba.io/i/988)


  • 3DS: Scale font based on glyph heights (fixes mgba.io/i/961)
  • GB MBC: Remove erroneous bank 0 wrapping
  • GBA: Improve multiboot image detection
  • PSP2: Use system enter key by default

Get it now in the Downloads section. Binaries are available for Windows, Ubuntu, macOS, 3DS, Vita, and Wii, and the source code is available for all other platforms.