Notices: This section not yet converted to new layout. Download stats are rolling back out.

MrBoom (Portable)

3.8

Package test results are passing.

Private CDN cached downloads available for licensed customers. Never experience 404 breakages again! Learn more...

This package was approved by moderator AdmiringWorm on 11/3/2017.

screenshot of MrBoom

Mr.Boom is a Bomberman clone for the RetroArch platform and was converted from DOS assembly using asm2c.

It runs on all RetroArch platforms: Android, Linux, Mac Os X, Nintendo Gamecube (NGC), Nintendo Wii, Raspberry Pi, Sony Playstation 3 (PS3), Sony Playstation Portable (PSP), Windows, Xbox, Xbox360...

It can also be compiled as a stand-alone version using SDL2.

It supports up to 8 players and features like netplay, AI bots (new C++ feature), pushing bombs, remote controls and kangaroo riding...

Check the Downloading and Playing Mr. Boom Core video.

You can find netplay games by joining the retroarch discord channel or #mrboom on freenode!

Options available:

  • Team mode by color or by sex.
  • No monster mode.
  • Drop bomb button autofire.

This manual page documents briefly the mrboom command.

mrboom is an SDL2 version of the original 1999 version of Mr. Boom

USAGE

The goal of the game is to bomb away your enemies and other players. Bomberman is controlled with the keyboard or with (up to 8) joy-pads.

Keys

  • Space - Add a bomberman bot
  • Return - Start a game
  • ESC - Quit

1st player

  • Left - Left
  • Right - Right
  • Up - Up
  • Down - Down
  • RCtrl - Lay bomb
  • RAlt - Ignite bomb
  • RShift - Jump

2nd player

  • A - Left
  • D - Right
  • W - Up
  • S - Down
  • LCtrl - Lay bomb
  • LAlt - Ignite bomb
  • LShift - Jump

COMMAND LINE OPTIONS

  • -f, --fx x FX volume: with x from 0 to 10.
  • -h, --help Show summary of options.
  • -m, --nomonster No monster mode.
  • -s, --sex Sex team mode.
  • -c, --color Color team mode.
  • -n, --noautofire No autofire for bomb drop.
  • -v, --version Show version of program.
  • -z, --nomusic No music.

PACKAGE NOTES

To install MrBoom (Portable), run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco install mrboom

To upgrade MrBoom (Portable), run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco upgrade mrboom

Files

Hide
  • tools\chocolateyinstall.ps1 Show
    $packageName   = 'mrboom' 
    $toolsDir      = "$(Split-Path -parent $MyInvocation.MyCommand.Definition)"
    $url           = 'https://github.com/Javanaise/mrboom-libretro/releases/download/3.8/MrBoom-win64-3.8.zip'
    $checksum      = 'EA2BD59DC250C1C643EC37043AEEB2963A39B7BCE83263B8BB01BD96D65477AE'
    $ExeFile       = 'MrBoom.exe'
    $ShortcutName  = 'MrBoom.lnk'
    $bits          = Get-ProcessorBits
    
    if ($bits -eq 32)
       {
    	Write-Host "MrBoom is 64 bit only. Aborting." -foreground red -backgroundcolor blue
    	throw
       } else {
       }
    
    $packageArgs = @{
      packageName    = $packageName
      unzipLocation  = $toolsDir
      fileType       = 'ZIP' 
      url            = $url
      checksum       = $checksum 
      checksumType   = 'sha256'
    }
    
    Install-ChocolateyZipPackage @packageArgs
    
    Install-ChocolateyShortcut -shortcutFilePath "$env:Public\Desktop\$ShortcutName" -targetPath "$toolsDir\$ExeFile" -WorkingDirectory "$toolsDir\$packageName" -iconLocation "$toolsDir\mrboom.ico"
    Install-ChocolateyShortcut -shortcutFilePath "$env:ProgramData\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\$ShortcutName" -targetPath "$toolsDir\$ExeFile" -WorkingDirectory "$toolsDir\$packageName" -iconLocation "$toolsDir\mrboom.ico"
    
  • tools\chocolateyuninstall.ps1 Show
    $packageName  = 'mrboom'
    $ShortcutName = 'MrBoom.lnk'
    
    remove-item "$env:Public\Desktop\$ShortcutName" -Force -ErrorAction 'SilentlyContinue'
    remove-item "$env:ProgramData\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\$ShortcutName" -Force -ErrorAction 'SilentlyContinue'
    
    
  • tools\mrboom.ico

Virus Scan Results

In cases where actual malware is found, the packages are subject to removal. Software sometimes has false positives. Moderators do not necessarily validate the safety of the underlying software, only that a package retrieves software from the official distribution point and/or validate embedded software against official distribution point (where distribution rights allow redistribution).

Chocolatey Pro provides runtime protection from possible malware.

Dependencies

This package has no dependencies.

Maintainer(s)

Software Author(s)

  • Remdy Software

Copyright

Copyright (c) Remdy Software

Tags

Version History

Version Downloads Last updated Status
MrBoom (Portable) 3.7 42 Sunday, October 8, 2017 approved

Discussion for the MrBoom (Portable) Package

Ground rules:

  • This discussion is only about MrBoom (Portable) and the MrBoom (Portable) package. If you have feedback for Chocolatey, please contact the google group.
  • This discussion will carry over multiple versions. If you have a comment about a particular version, please note that in your comments.
  • The maintainers of this Chocolatey Package will be notified about new comments that are posted to this Disqus thread, however, it is NOT a guarantee that you will get a response. If you do not hear back from the maintainers after posting a message below, please follow up by using the link on the left side of this page or follow this link to contact maintainers. If you still hear nothing back, please follow the package triage process.
  • Tell us what you love about the package or MrBoom (Portable), or tell us what needs improvement.
  • Share your experiences with the package, or extra configuration or gotchas that you've found.
  • If you use a url, the comment will be flagged for moderation until you've been whitelisted. Disqus moderated comments are approved on a weekly schedule if not sooner. It could take between 1-5 days for your comment to show up.

comments powered by Disqus