MAME OS X
MAME OS X
0.135

4.3

MAME OS X free download for Mac

MAME OS X

0.135
17 November 2009

Native OS X port of the popular MAME emulator.

Overview

MAME OS X is a native OS X port of the popular MAME emulator. It is designed to take advantage of all the latest OS X technologies, like Core Video and Core Image.

What's new in MAME OS X

Version 0.135:
  • Upgrade to 0.135 baseline.

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Dalahast
21 January 2011

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Are we ever going to get an update again? It's been over a year.
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Version 0.135
AlexHughy
26 July 2013
It is the only Mame I can get to work on OS X but please update this !
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Version 0.135
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tahitibub
tahitibub
19 October 2013
Hi, You can try OpenEmu with latest Mame module : http://forums.macrumors.com/showthread.php?p=17529757#post17529757 http://www.mac-torrent-download.com/application/utility/openemu-with-all-cores-1-0-0b10-intel/ https://github.com/OpenEmu/OpenEmu/wiki/Compiling-From-Source-Guide
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Organik
29 February 2012
10.7.3 Quits on launch. Uh oh - no MAME on Lion!
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Version 0.135
Bdkennedy1
29 February 2012
Unfortunately doesn't run correctly in OS X 10.7. Graphics are all choppy.
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Version 0.135
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Tapper
Tapper
10 July 2012
0.135 works in 10.6.8. Just finished a game of Donkey Kong and reached the pie factory. Fun.
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SpectroPro
22 February 2011
I would love to see an update to this to take advantage of the new version of MAME. There is another OS X front end that is amazing, however, it leaves all of us that can't upgrade to 10.5+ in the dirt. My mac run 10.4.11 and won't ever run anything more.. And I can't afford a new MAC... Wish I could.. From some of the boards I have been on, there are MANY Mac users in the same boat. We can't go above 10.4.11 and use PPC's.....NOT Intel...so we are basically screwed out of anything new or updated. What developers apparently don't get, is that there are millions of us in this boat. Way more than those using Leopard/Snow Leopard and/or Intel... Oh well... PLEASE, if Dave reads this... I think you have many people that would love to see an update to this.. Seems that Mac community is pretty much left in the dirt when it comes to front ends and ports of MAME. :( Thanks! - Greg
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Version 0.135
Dalahast
21 January 2011
Are we ever going to get an update again? It's been over a year.
Like (3)
Version 0.135
1 answer(s)
Dalahast
Dalahast
03 April 2011
I asked the dev about this on the project's forum on SourceForge. He can't support it anymore, apparently; anyone who wants to take over for him can contact him there, apparently.
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info-857
17 November 2009
Chapeau! This is the best MAME experience you'll ever find on Mac OS X!
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Version 0.135
zx
17 November 2009
So much fun☺
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Version 0.135
Chas-m
17 November 2009
Just wanted to mention how pleased I am that the core has been brought "up to date" and thanks again for this wonderful game playing tool. I converted the ROM from my old "Elevator Action" game and now can play it anytime. You have saved me a fortune in quarters! :)
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Version 0.135
Keytarhero
25 May 2009
Hello, First, I'd like to thank you for keeping this going. This is great! One questions I have is whether or not their is an option to consolidate the list to only the ROMs stored in the ROMs folder? To remedy this in the meantime, I've tried simply "favoriting" the ROMs I do have, but they won't all stay in the favorite list. Is there a sure way to keep these ROMs "favorited" at startup? Another question/suggestion I have is I've noticed that some games audio is much much lower than others. Is there an option I'm overlooking (similar to iTunes soundcheck) that will make all games the same level. If not, I think this would be a great thing to implement. I don't know if it's something easy to do, but I don't remember differences in audio levels in the past using macmame. I've also noticed that those same select games that play at lower volumes are the same that occasionally unexpectedly quit at the startup. But the times they do startup fine, they run perfectly with no further unexpected quits during gameplay (just the volume issue). Is there something on my end that may be causing this, or is this a typical prob? Again, thanks for keeping this going. Great work
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Version 0.124
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westvillageman
westvillageman
04 March 2013
Hi keytarhero, I have just downloaded Mame OS X and am having these exact same troubles you mentioned: " . . . is an option to consolidate the list to only the ROMs stored in the ROMs folder?" & "Is there a sure way to keep these ROMs "favorited"?" Did you ever find a way to either delete the ROMs you weren't using/consolidate the ROM list to only the ROMs in stored in the ROMs folder? And/or did you ever find a way to mark multiple favorites? I've been searching online for days (!!) and can't find any solutions. Hope to hear from you. Thanks!
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Rattus
25 January 2008
Essential for old school Mac gamers! Although initial setup could be a bit clearer (requires a full audit then individual audits for games you add to the data folder). Plenty of games can be found at planetemu.net
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Version 0.122
Free

4.3

App requirements: 
  • Intel 32
  • PPC 32
  • Mac OS X 10.4.0 or later
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