We now have a Discord server!

If you haven't heard of  Discord  yet, it's basically an alternative to Skype, featuring servers with both voice and text chat. You can use it in your browser, download the desktop program, or get the mobile app. If you don't have an account already, you can make one for free here . Once you've done that, you can join Citra's official server by going here . There are 3 channels: #general - Any discussion related to Citra or the 3DS goes here. #offtopic - Anyt…

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HLE Audio Comes to Citra

Special thanks must be given to fincs and the rest of the 3DS community for their work reverse-engineering the DSP firmware.  Without that work, Citra would not be this far with audio emulation. As of May 19th, 2016 , Citra now has preliminary High Level Emulation (HLE) audio support!  This means that users playing on Citra no longer have to listen to the deafening sound of silence in many titles.  To get to this point was a huge reverse-engineering effort done by multiple people, with m…

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Texture Forwarding brings HD output to Citra

One of the big things everyone has been wondering about Citra is when it will be able to render games at HD resolutions.  One of the great things about emulators is that they can surpass the limitations of the original console, especially when it comes to graphical fidelity.  With the 3DS specifically, many beautifully detailed games are hidden behind staggeringly low resolution screens topping out at 400x240.  With  Texture Forwarding  (from tfarley, based on yuriks ea…

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