GameEx is a graphical DirectX based front-end for MAME, GameBase, Daphne, PC Games, and all command line based emulators, along with being a complete Home Theatre PC solution, especially when gaming is a priority or important.
It also makes a good CarPC frontend. The original goal was for it to be used on Windows XP Media Center and also Arcade Cabinets . It will run on Windows 2000, XP, Vista and Windows 7. You don't need Windows Media Center to run GameEx.
- Supports nearly any emulator
- Advanced support for MAME
- No other front end has as many options for configuration of MAME and emulators.
- Optimized for Dual and Quad core Processors
- Media Center Plug In
- Windows XP, Vista, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 10.
- Well supported with regular updates.
- With ten years of development its mature and it just works.
- Arcade Controls (X-Arcade, Slik-Stik, JPAC,IPAC), MCE Remote, other remote controls and gamepads.
- Plug-In support including advanced LCD/LED, Ultrastick, and hardware monitor rotation all included in standard install.
- Specific ArcadeVGA support
- Native Widescreen and HD support with no scaling required.
- Completely customizable controls
- Full Toucshcreen and Tablet PC support
- Global gamepad and keyboard exit combo to exit any emulator
- Exit any game with the escape key or remote control
- In game key. View game info and controls while in a game
- Highly polished, elegant and effective interface
- Full featured database driven front end for GameBase and its collections (video)
- Full integration with GameEx Arcade instantly and automatically adding over 3,500 flash games with new games added daily.
- Jukebox supports all formats with visulisations and offers integration with iTunes and windows media player.
- Play the Jukebox while playing games
- Advanced all formats Video Player with support for different audio and subtitle streams
- DVD Player with support for choice of codec and FFDSHOW
- 10 ft DVD Ripping (video)
- Picture and slide show viewer
- Internet Radio
- UPNP / DNLA media server client
- News Reader
- YouTube module. Easily browse search and play YouTube content using simple controls.
- Advanced multi process based attract mode/screensaver
- Multiple languages, custom languages
- Theme Editor offers skinning
- Both advanced configuraztion and easy setzup wizard
- Emulator and MAME databases, with descriptions and various other data, allows linking and categorising across all systems.
- Play random background sounds.
- MAME High Score Support
- ISO Mounting
- HTML applications within the interface. Play streaming video from NetFlix and Hulu.
- Movie Database. Automatically or manually add box art and descrtiptions for your movies.
- Animated 3D model and X file support.
- MADVR renderer support for video playback.
- Plus 100’s more features you wont find in other front ends as standard.