Emulator Issues #6728
GameCube Peripherals (VBAM, Bongos, etc) are unsupported in Netplay
Any game with Joybus, such as Four Swords Adventures.
Any game with Joybus, such as Four Swords Adventures (G4SE01).
What went wrong?¶
VBA-M cannot connect to Dolphin via Joybus when NetPlay is initiated.
What did you expect to happen instead?¶
Should connect to Dolphin.
What steps will reproduce the problem?¶
- Host a NetPlay session on one computer, with GBA set to port 1 on Gamecube (more if other computers are connecting). Select Four Swords Adventures, as an example.
- Start game, whether another computer has connected to host or not.
- Attempt to start VBA-M to connect on the host. Instead it gets stuck at the Game Boy Advance BIOS screen.
Dolphin 3.5 and Dolphin 3.5-367 are old versions of Dolphin that have
known issues and bugs. Have you tested with the latest version from
Which versions of Dolphin did you test on?¶
Which version of Dolphin used to work?¶
What are your PC specifications (example: Operating System, CPU and GPU)?¶
Windows 7 x64 Ultimate
Intel Core i7-2600K @ 4.4 GHz
16 GB Kingston RAM
GeForce GTX 670 2GB
#2 Updated by JMC4789 over 6 years ago
- Status changed from New to Accepted
Netplay does not currently support anything outside of GameCube Controllers and Wiimotes + peripherals.
That means Four Swords Adventures cannot be played on netplay.
Bongos is probably fixable, as it was supported before.
This is either "wontfix" or priority low. If anyone wants to counter me and say it's completely impossible, they will.