Downloads of v 0.0.5-alpha7433:


Last Update:

11 Oct 2018

Package Maintainer(s):

Software Author(s):

  • RPCS3 Team


playstation emulator


This is a prerelease version of RPCS3.

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0.0.5-alpha7433 | Updated: 11 Oct 2018



Downloads of v 0.0.5-alpha7433:



Software Author(s):

  • RPCS3 Team

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RPCS3 0.0.5-alpha7433

This is a prerelease version of RPCS3.

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  • 3

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3 Passing Tests

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Scan Testing Successful:

No detections found in any package files

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Deployment Method: Individual Install, Upgrade, & Uninstall

To install RPCS3, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


To upgrade RPCS3, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


To uninstall RPCS3, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


Deployment Method:

📝 NOTE: This applies to both open source and commercial editions of Chocolatey.

1. Enter Your Internal Repository Url

(this should look similar to

2. Setup Your Environment

1. Ensure you are set for organizational deployment

Please see the organizational deployment guide

2. Get the package into your environment

  • Open Source or Commercial:
    • Proxy Repository - Create a proxy nuget repository on Nexus, Artifactory Pro, or a proxy Chocolatey repository on ProGet. Point your upstream to Packages cache on first access automatically. Make sure your choco clients are using your proxy repository as a source and NOT the default community repository. See source command for more information.
    • You can also just download the package and push it to a repository Download

3. Copy Your Script

choco upgrade rpcs3 -y --source="'INTERNAL REPO URL'" --version="'0.0.5-alpha7433'" --prerelease [other options]

See options you can pass to upgrade.

See best practices for scripting.

Add this to a PowerShell script or use a Batch script with tools and in places where you are calling directly to Chocolatey. If you are integrating, keep in mind enhanced exit codes.

If you do use a PowerShell script, use the following to ensure bad exit codes are shown as failures:

choco upgrade rpcs3 -y --source="'INTERNAL REPO URL'" --version="'0.0.5-alpha7433'" --prerelease

Write-Verbose "Exit code was $exitCode"
$validExitCodes = @(0, 1605, 1614, 1641, 3010)
if ($validExitCodes -contains $exitCode) {
  Exit 0

Exit $exitCode

- name: Install rpcs3
    name: rpcs3
    version: '0.0.5-alpha7433'
    state: present
    allow_prerelease: yes

See docs at

chocolatey_package 'rpcs3' do
  action    :install
  source   'INTERNAL REPO URL'
  version  '0.0.5-alpha7433'
  options  '--prerelease'

See docs at

cChocoPackageInstaller rpcs3
    Name        = "rpcs3"
    Version     = "0.0.5-alpha7433"
    Source      = "INTERNAL REPO URL"
    chocoParams = "--prerelease"

Requires cChoco DSC Resource. See docs at

package { 'rpcs3':
  ensure          => '0.0.5-alpha7433',
  install_options => ['--prerelease'],
  provider        => 'chocolatey',
  source          => 'INTERNAL REPO URL',

Requires Puppet Chocolatey Provider module. See docs at

4. If applicable - Chocolatey configuration/installation

See infrastructure management matrix for Chocolatey configuration elements and examples.

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The History of RPCS3

RPCS3 is an open-source Sony PlayStation 3 emulator and debugger written in C++ for Windows and Linux. The project began development on May 23rd, 2011 and currently supports modern Vulkan, Direct3D 12 and OpenGL graphic APIs. The emulator is capable of booting and playing hundreds of commercial games. With each and every contribution and donation, more and more games are becoming closer and closer to either booting or full playability.

RPCS3 was founded by programmers DH and Hykem. The developers initially hosted the project on Google Code and eventually moved it to GitHub later in its development. The emulator was first able to successfully boot and run simple homebrew projects and was then later publicly released in June of 2012. Today RPCS3 is dubbed one of the most complex video game console emulators of all time with an endless goal to effectively emulate the Sony PlayStation 3 and all of its aspects.

The Never-ending Goal

The goal of this project is to experiment, research, and educate on the topic of PlayStation 3 emulation that can be performed on compatible devices and operating systems. All information was obtained legally by purchasing PlayStation 3 hardware and software. Additional information was obtained from various sources on the internet that include but is not limited to system hardware and software documentation. Most of this information can be found on the PlayStation 3 Developer Wiki.

RPCS3 is not designed to enable illegal activity. Piracy will not be tolerated. Any users conversing about piracy upon joining the Discord server, forums or GitHub community will be re-directed elsewhere. Remember, the best way to play PlayStation 3 games is to play them on the original hardware. For now.

The Controversy of RPCS3

RPCS3 has been seen by many as an impossible feat in the eyes of gamers and programmers. Many fraudulent PlayStation 3 emulators and console emulators in general have clouded the public eye of the impossibility of PlayStation 3 emulation and the ability to emulate the console without a high-end computer. RPCS3 stands true as development progresses, system requirements become lower and more games become a playable reality.

In March 2014, Cinema Blend's William Usher wrote "A lot of gamers originally thought that the complexity of the PlayStation 3's Cell architecture would have prevented it from being emulated." In the same month, Eurogamer's Elio Cossu also wrote "The emulation, even at such an early stage, was a remarkable achievement, considering the complexity of the hardware of the PlayStation 3."

$content = Join-Path (Get-ToolsLocation) 'rpcs3'
$target = Join-Path $content 'rpcs3.exe'
$shortcutdir = @{$true='CommonPrograms';$false='Programs'}[($PSVersionTable.PSVersion -gt '')]
$shortcut = Join-Path ([System.Environment]::GetFolderPath($shortcutdir)) 'RPCS3.lnk'

# This package must be installed in a low-privilege location. I could not get
# it to run in the default %PROGRAMDATA%\Chocolatey\lib location. I was forced
# to use the old-style "tools" location.
Install-ChocolateyZipPackage `
  -PackageName 'rpcs3' `
  -Url '' `
  -Checksum '64E17FFF79E5E9E210CE14759D538D7F9E13BB32A0916B17A16F0403A8746FDD' `
  -ChecksumType 'SHA256' `
  -UnzipLocation $content

Install-ChocolateyShortcut `
  -ShortcutFilePath $shortcut `
  -TargetPath $target `
  -WorkingDirectory $content

New-Item -Path "$target.ignore" -Type 'File' -Force | Out-Null
$shortcutdir = @{$true='CommonPrograms';$false='Programs'}[($PSVersionTable.PSVersion -gt '')]
$shortcut = Join-Path ([System.Environment]::GetFolderPath($shortcutdir)) 'RPCS3.lnk'

Remove-Item -Path $shortcut -Force | Out-Null

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