In this video, we will guide you through the process of setting up LaunchPass on your Xbox Series X or S. LaunchPass is a customizable front-end for emulators that allows you to play classic games on your Xbox with ease. With LaunchPass, you can easily organize and launch your favorite retro games, as well as customize the look and feel of your front-end. In this step-by-step guide, we’ll show you how to install LaunchPass and get it up and running on your Xbox Series X or S. Whether you’re a longtime retro gamer or just getting started, LaunchPass is a great way to enhance your gaming experience on your Xbox. So sit back, relax, and let’s get started!

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Dev Mode/Retroarch Setup:

Xbox Emulation Playlist:

LaunchPass Download:

LaunchBox Download:

Retroarch Cores For File Name Purposes:

Skraper Download:

Retroarch Download:

XBSX2 Download:

Dolphin Download:

Xenia Canary Download:

PPSSPP Download:

RetriXGold Download:

If you need a USB drive for Xbox emulation purposes, I use the Crucial X6 for my setup which can be found here:

Time Stamps:
0:00 – Purpose
0:09 – Intro
0:33 – Get Dev Mode Running/Emulators Installed
1:34 – Download Launchpass And Dependencies
1:58 – Extract Dependencies
2:09 – Log Into Xbox Device Portal
2:18 – Install Launchpass
3:09 – Launchpass Needs To Be Set To An App To Run Properly
3:30 – Download Launchbox On PC
4:05 – Install Launchbox On Your Xbox USB Drive
4:58 – Launchbox Emulator Setup
5:21 – Adding Retroarch
6:21 – Adding Dolphin
6:48 – Adding XBSX2
7:19 – Adding Xenia Canary
7:48 – Adding PPSSPP
8:16 – Adding RetriXGold
11:48 – How To Add Games To Launchbox
15:00 – Adding More Games
17:11 – Adding In Games For A Retroarch Core That Isn’t Listed
21:23 – Adding GameCube/Wii Games
22:52 – Adding PS2 Games
23:49 – Adding Xbox 360 Games
25:39 – Move USB Drive From PC To Xbox And Boot Launchpass
26:01 – Activate Launchpass
26:16 – Exploring Launchpass
27:13 – Launching A Game
28:37 – Built-in Customization Options
30:16 – Adding More Games/Artwork If Needed
31:04 – Adding Videos With Emumovies
32:28 – Adding Videos With Skraper
35:30 – Changing Default Retroarch Cores
37:37 – Customizing Fonts
39:10 – Customizing Background Videos
41:43 – Troubleshooting Launchpass Empty Startup
42:56 – Troubleshooting XBSX2 Not Launching
43:16 – Troubleshooting Dolphin Not Launching
43:51 – Troubleshooting PPSSPP Not Launching
44:15 – Other Required Settings For Launchpass
44:35 – Unsupported Emulators
44:58 – Outro/Support

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