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ModChat 060 - An Infinite Amount of Leaks & PS4 Mira Project Released

ModChat 060 - An Infinite Amount of Leaks & PS4 Mira Project Released

May 12, 2020

The PS4 scene gets some awesome spotlight this month with the Mira Project now being released, allowing advanced users to compile and get to test out the framework for the future. We also get to see a bit of Lance McDonald's work on Bloodborne with an excellent example of vastly improving game performance thanks to modifications. This episode contains no spoilers any upcoming games, but leaks are discussed with the immense amount of Nintendo console data to leak out, Diddy Kong Racing Adventure, and explaining how exactly The Last of Us 2 had such a massive leak. Oh, and Super Mario 64 will be the new DOOM porting exercise at this rate.

ModChat 059 - PS3 4.86 Update, Possible Switchless Switch, N64 on PS Vita

ModChat 059 - PS3 4.86 Update, Possible Switchless Switch, N64 on PS Vita

April 23, 2020

Another PS3 update has come in the form of 4.86, following this all of the major PS3 homebrew tools got their own updates as well! The Switch scene is discussed yet again with a PSA of hacked accounts, shipping updates on the SX Core / SX Lite products, and possibly some all new Switch models?! Going back to the PS Vita scene, rapid progress has been made on a Vita native port of DaedalusX64, as well as some impossible sounding developments to be found in psp2hfw and VR games on PS Vita.

ModChat 058 - PS4 6.20 Jailbreak Progress, PS3 Toolset, Noble Live OG Xbox Live Project

ModChat 058 - PS4 6.20 Jailbreak Progress, PS3 Toolset, Noble Live OG Xbox Live Project

April 1, 2020

This episode brings some new developments teased in the PS4 scene! One being SpecterDev's progress on the PS4 Toolkit, as well as a new incoming jailbreak from TheFloW? The PS3 scene gets a new toolset as well in the form of PS3 Toolset, released by bguerville of the PS3Xploit team. We also take a look at a new original Xbox Live homebrew project in the form of Noble Live and its recently revealed progress.

ModChat 057 - An OG Xbox All-in-One Projector Prototype Found?

ModChat 057 - An OG Xbox All-in-One Projector Prototype Found?

March 7, 2020

Recently a never before seen original Xbox was shown to the public in the form of an eBay auction, with this being an all-in-one console and projector alleged prototype! This episode of ModChat takes a look at the listing of this console, as well as some theories over what exactly this could be. I also take a look at the latest homebrew product to come out for the Sega Dreamcast, being the Dreamcase!

ModChat 056 - PS4 5.05 Backports, SX Core/Lite Announced, StarCraft Ghost Preserved

ModChat 056 - PS4 5.05 Backports, SX Core/Lite Announced, StarCraft Ghost Preserved

February 22, 2020

ModChat is alive! In this episode of ModChat I start with the open source release of xaio360, the previously unreleased Xbox 360 AIO glitch chip and SPI flasher from Team REBUG! The original Xbox gets some love in the form of a new announcement from FATXplorer getting original Xbox HDD support. With all the news of backporting games to work on jailbroken 5.05 PS4 consoles, I took some time to discuss this and how it has been happening. Team Xecuter's latest products were announced in the forms of SX Core and SX Lite, making EVERY Switch on the market capable of running homebrew! I also had to touch up on the recent news of a build of StarCraft: Ghost getting preserved for the original Xbox.

ModChat is Returning

ModChat is Returning

February 19, 2020

The drought is over: ModChat is back! This is just a quick announcement letting you know what to expect, when to expect it, and how often. Stay tuned!

ModChat 055 - LineageOS on Switch, Mariko Released, Final Live Episode w/ Modern Vintage Gamer

ModChat 055 - LineageOS on Switch, Mariko Released, Final Live Episode w/ Modern Vintage Gamer

August 14, 2019

switchroot's port of LineageOS to the Nintendo Switch is finally out in the wild! In this episode of ModChat we discuss our thoughts and experiences with Android on the Switch. We also discuss the long awaited Mariko revision of the Switch, which finally released this August. The 3DS also gets some free love in the form of the Bannerbomb3 release, which we take some time to discuss as well.

Now as the title says, and as we talked about on ModChat 054, this will be the final live episode of ModChat as well as Paranoid Coder's last episode as a permanent co-host. Due to this, we wanted to do a proper send off and go out on a positive note. After the topics we discuss are sorted through, we want to do a Christmas episode early... Which means we'll do a drunken Q&A with Modern Vintage Gamer as a guest! Oh yeah, that too. We wanted to go out by bringing on one of our all time favorite guests onto the show for the final live episode. Enjoy~

ModChat 054 - PPSSPP for Switch, JSRF MP, Super Mario 64 Decompiled

ModChat 054 - PPSSPP for Switch, JSRF MP, Super Mario 64 Decompiled

July 24, 2019

This episode of ModChat has us looking into quite a few emulation related topics. One of the first being the PPSSPP standalone port releasing for Switch! We also look into news of RetroArch coming to Steam, a Jet Set Radio Future game for PC being built from the ground up, and Super Mario 64 being decompiled. Stay tuned!

ModChat 053 - PS4 Homebrew Developments, MegaSD, Android for Switch

ModChat 053 - PS4 Homebrew Developments, MegaSD, Android for Switch

June 26, 2019

This episode of ModChat has us showcasing some awesome community efforts from the PS4 homebrew scene. Some of which include a brand new Linux emulator, a historical PS4 project, and several impressive homebrew titles which have released! We also give our takes on the MegaSD flashcart from Terraonion, more developments in RetroArch, and the major love the Switch has gotten from XDA-Developers!

ModChat 052 - PS3HEN Release, PS Vita 3.70 Trinity Release, Ruby Interpreter for Switch

ModChat 052 - PS3HEN Release, PS Vita 3.70 Trinity Release, Ruby Interpreter for Switch

May 14, 2019

On this episode of ModChat we're delving into a couple of huge releases which graced the PS3 and PS Vita scenes! First up is PS3HEN, a homebrew enabler for the PlayStation 3 compatible with ALL models running 4.84 HFW! Secondly, TheFloW released his third PS Vita jailbreak about a week ahead of the initial ETA, this being the Trinity exploit chain! Among this we also take a look at A Dark Room's hidden Ruby interpreter on the Switch as well as several more topics we've seen the past few weeks. Stay tuned!