The fashionable open-source 3DS emulator Citra is making its option to the Meta Quest platform as a local OpenXR utility known as CitraVR on January twentieth, 2024.
As reported by UploadVR, the applying will launch in beta on AspectQuest and GitHub, skipping Steam on account of the Dolphin emulator’s authorized points. Users will have the ability to play 3DS titles legally by dumping their video games via a hacked 3DS. You can, after all, additionally obtain ROMs, although Citra itself does not endorse doing so.
You’ll have the ability to choose your video games by way of a visual 2D panel by way of the Quest’s residence interface, however the view will then transition right into a full 3DS show when you’re within the recreation itself.
Developer Amanda Watson states that efficiency will fluctuate relying on the sport, and has additionally clarified that authentic Nintendo DS titles won’t be supported in CitraVR. Citra had beforehand been made out there by way of Android in 2020 and got here packing full tilt assist.