Analogue Pocket OpenFPGA (“Jailbreak”) Guide

Analogue Pocket OpenFPGA (“Jailbreak”) Guide

Last updated: 08AUG2022 (see Changelog for details)

The Analogue Pocket is finally able to run community-developed cores. Within the AP community, the term “jailbreak” is often used, but no jailbreaking is required; you simply need to be running the most recent version of the Analogue Pocket operating system, and then add the community cores.

As of making the guide video below, there are beta cores for Game Boy, Game Boy Color, and Game Boy Advance, as well as an early alpha core for the Neo Geo. As new cores are introduced I will add them to this guide.

Note: if you’d like to stay up-to-date with the latest cores available, this site has a good roundup of available options.

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Review: Analogue Pocket

Review: Analogue Pocket

The Analogue Pocket is the first FPGA handheld, promising cycle accurate gameplay for your beloved Game Boy, Game Boy Color, and Game Boy Advance cartridges with a brilliant display and modern features. But does this experience warrant its hefty price tag?

More info here (ships in 2023): https://www.analogue.co/pocket

Other devices featured in this video:
Miyoo Mini
Anbernic RG351V
Anbernic RG552

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