Tech & Science The Dreamcast's VMU Was The Coolest Memory Card
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To stop Steam from opening at startup, you'll need to remove it from your computer's startup applications list. When you install it, Steam is set as a default application, meaning it will open whenever you log into your computer. The method to stop Steam from opening on startup differs slightly between Windows 10 and macOS, but you can also do it through the Steam application on any OS.Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories.You have a Steam account to play your favourite computer games, but the truth is you don't play games that much. Or, at the very least, not on a specific computer.
Memory cards are something we don’t really need anymore. The Switch does use SD cards, but these are universal storage items that can be used on PCs, phones and other hardware. No, the days of dedicated memory card units are long gone. But back when we did use memory cards, the coolest of them all was probably the VMU devices for the Dreamcast.
Part memory card, part second screen accessory, the VMU was also a mini-game console with its own small library of mini-games. It wasn’t perfect but it was such a cool idea.
The retro focused YouTube channel, Stop Skeletons From Fighting, released a great video that covers all the cool and strange things that you could do with a VMU.
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For example, did you know that you could actually play Silent Scope on a VMU? Not only can you do that, but you can also even play it using the Dreamcast mouse. This isn’t the best way to play Silent Scope, but it is the silliest way to play. Virtua Tennis, a game that you can play using a fishing rod (), could also be played entirely on a VMU. When plugged into a controller, the VMU shows a wireframe representation of the gameplay. Again, not the best way to play Virtua Tennis, but maybe the weirdest way.
Most games didn’t have such wild VMU features. In fact, a lot of games on the Dreamcast just showed the logo for the game. Other games included helpful information, like Resident Evil 2. When playing RE2, the VMU shows you how much ammo you have and your health status.
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The VMU wasn’t perfect. It didn’t have a lot of storage, a problem for a memory card. It also used harder to find watch batteries and was prone to bugs and other issues. But still, the idea of a portable mini-game console that was also a memory card is such a crazy and ridiculous idea that only late 90s SEGA would try.
If you still have a VMU, people are creatingand apps for the tiny devices. Fans have also created VMU emulators, allowing anyone to mess around with some of the mini-games that developers created for the VMU.
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