Last week, TheFlow granted a pretty popular wish in the PSVita community which is allowing some PSP titles to run at native resolution on the console. Now, the plugin that achieved this (GePatch) has been updated to version 0.1.5 with 130+ games being playable! In this article, we’ll also be looking at the release of Atmosphere 0.14.3 which comes with support for Switch FW 10.2.0 released yesterday.
GePatch 0.1.5 released with over 130 playable PSP games!
With GePatch 0.1.5, over 130 games are playable in 960×544 resolution & XMB is compatible as well!
If you’ve been a bit out of the loop, GePatch is a plugin by TheFlow that allows some PSP games to run at native resolution on the PSVita (960×544). This plugin, which works in tandem with Adrenaline, manages to do this by patching display lists and vertices of the PSP’s graphics engine found within the Vita & PSTV meaning that games are still running on PSP hardware resulting in not all games providing playable performance. However, over 130 games are currently playable as per user testing and TheFlow has updated GePatch quite a bit over the last few days with yesterday’s version 0.1.5 update bringing along:
Support for indexed draws
Some commands have been fixed and their stopping criteria changed
A DFS (Depth First Search) algorithm is now used to traverse the display list (list of graphical commands that generate output on screen)
Now works in XMB (in compatibility spreadsheet below)
As per the compatibility spreadsheet, over 130 PSP games can now run @ 960×544 on the Vita while still being playable. These titles include
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