Switch

Nintendo

Hybrid Game Console - Lifespan: 2017 - present

Information

Emulators

  • yuzu

  • yuzu early access

  • ryujinx

Games Location

File extensions

.nso .nro .nca .xci .nsp .kip

Features

RetroachievementsNetplayController autoconfig

Yuzu: NO Ryujinx: NO

Yuzu: NO Ryujinx: NO

Yuzu: YES Ryujinx: YES

BIOS

Switch firmware files and prod.keys need to be dumped from your console and placed in dedicated directories in the emulator folders:

Yuzu and Yuzu Early Access

Place prod.keys file in \emulators\yuzu\user\keys

Place firmware .nca files in \emulators\yuzu\user\nand\system\Contents\registered

Ryujinx

Place prod.keys file in \emulators\ryujinx\portable\system

Install firmware directly in the emulator

Controls

The following controllers can be autoconfigured from Retrobat to Yuzu/Ryujinx:

  • XInput controllers

  • Dualshock & DualSense controllers

  • Nintendo Switch Pro controller

RetroBat keySwitch Key

START

+

SELECT / BACK

-

D-PAD

D-PAD

Left Analog Stick

Left stick

Right Analog Stick

Right stick

B

A

X

Y

LB (L1)

L

RB (R1)

R

L2

ZL

R2

ZR

L3

Left Thumb

R3

Right Thumb

For Ryujinx, the controller is done directly in the emulator.

Specific system information

All information related to emulator setup, install guide, game dumping guides can be found on the emulator websites.

Yuzu emulator is not maintained anymore.

How-to install Yuzu

Yuzu is installed by default in the appdata folder on your computer:

  • Appdata\local\yuzu for yuzu program executable files

  • Appdata\roaming\yuzu for yuzu user data (game saves, settings...)

Program executable files

The content of the yuzu-windows-msvc folder must be copied to the \emulators\yuzu directory in your Retrobat folder.

For Early Access, copy the content of the yuzu-windows-msvc-early-access must be copied to the \emulators\yuzu-early-access directory in your Retrobat folder.

User data

User data must be copied to the \emulators\yuzu\user folder of your RetroBat installation.

Installing game updates

Game updates can be installed both in Yuzu and Ryujinx. They are dumped from your Switch in the format of .nsp files.

Yuzu

In Yuzu, go to Files > Install Files to NAND...

The next screen will invite you to search for your update or DLC .nsp file on your computer, just select it and save.

Ryujinx

In Ryujinx Game list, right-click the game line and select Manage Title Updates or Manage DLC

The next screen will invite you to select your update or DLC .nsp file, search for it on your computer, add it and save.

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