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    Excelent. I’m trying to put my hands on such board but, import taxes on Brazil make it prohibitively expensive to import it :(

    I wonder if in a near future we will have “RPi FPGA hats” or any hardware of this kind, creating an hybrid environment where FPGAs are used as a replacement for “emulation cores” while the rest of the board manages all the eyecandy stuff

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      From what I understand, that’s not too far off from how the MiSTer actually works. The DE-10 Nano board has an ARM core in addition to the FPGA, and the ARM core handles a lot of the management tasks. With the MiSTer, it even runs Linux, if memory serves me.

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        Yup, it provides a simple UI for those browsing videogames, but it’s rudimentary if you compare with more complete solutions like EmulationStation provided by retrogaming distros like Batocera, Recalbox, Retropie, etc.

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      For roughly a quarter of the price, you get a smaller box that does more than any of the Analogue products combined.

      I’m not familiar with these products, but isn’t part of the reason that Analogue is licensing games from their legacy copyright holders, and MiSTer FPGA users are not?

      (Not suggesting this is necessarily a reason to choose one over the other, just that it may explain some of the price difference…)

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        My understanding is that it’s totally fair game to release clone devices for systems that are over a certain age, due to…. I think design patents expiring?

        People like Nintendo really go after people for this kind of stuff, so the fact that Analogue can still exist despite stuff like the Nt makes me feel like they don’t need any permissions here.

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          Sorry, didn’t explain well - I mean the individual games, not the games console. Analogue seems to come with some games included, right? This is the part I’m not particularly clear about, though.