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Instant Raspberry Pi Gaming by Shea Silverman

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Setting up PiMAME (Intermediate)

This task will guide you on how to download, install, and use PiMAME on your Raspberry Pi. You will learn how to add games into the proper directories, and using the PiMAME menu to launch the emulators. Finally, you will be introduced to the PiMAME web frontend. PiMAME currently emulates MAME, NeoGeo, SNES, and PlayStation systems.

Getting ready

You will need:

  • A Raspberry Pi
  • An SD card with the official Raspberry Pi OS, Raspbian, properly loaded
  • A USB keyboard
  • A USB mouse
  • A 5V 1A power supply with Micro-USB connector
  • A network connection
  • And a screen hooked up to your Raspberry Pi

How to do it...

For installing PiMAME, perform the following steps:

  1. At the command prompt, enter sudo apt-get update.
  2. When that is complete, enter ...

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