• So long slowdown: New hack runs SNES Star Fox at up to 60 fps

    6 days ago - By Ars Technica

    A demonstration of the hacked, 60 fps version of Star Fox released this week (though this demo doesn't get much above 30 fps, as noted in the bottom-left corner).
    If you were a Nintendo kid in the '90s, you were probably blown away by how Star Fox and its SuperFX chip could render full 3D worlds on 1993-era SNES hardware. If you go back to play the game today, though, you'll probably be let down by the game's choppy frame rate, which maxes out at a halting 20 fps.
    Enter longtime Star Fox ROM hacker kandowontu , who's responsible for the feature-packed Star Fox Exploration Showcase hack...
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