| Progress Continues
We've already had 17527 updates since Dolphin 5.0. Keep up with Dolphin's continuing progress through the Dolphin Blog: May and June 2022 Progress Report.
| The Dolphin Emulator Wiki needs your help!
Dolphin can play thousands of games, and changes are happening all the time. Help us keep up! Join in and help us make this the best resource for Dolphin.
|Platform(s)||Virtual Console, Sega Genesis|
|Release date(s)|| Sega Genesis/Mega Drive|
NA June 29, 1990
JP June 30, 1990
JP December 2, 2006
NA December 4, 2006
EU December 15, 2006
|Mode(s)||Single-player, Multiplayer (2)|
|Input methods||GameCube Controller, Classic Controller|
|GameIDs||MABP8P, MABJ8P, MABE8P|
Drift back to ancient Phoenicia and challenge yourself with Columns, a game favored by middle eastern merchants. In this mesmerizing pastime, tinker with your riches to align glittering jewels across, down, or diagonally. As you line up colors, the gems vanish and more sparklers drop from above. The challenge increases as the jewels fall more rapidly. You must quickly align them before the columns reach the top. You don't have to be a joystick whiz to excel, even at the hardest levels. Try Flash Columns and make a flashing jewel disappear before time runs out. Enjoy solitary games, or play with a friend. Imagine yourself on the warm Mediterranean coast, or drifting over a languid sea. Forget the passage of time, and tickle your mind with Columns, the brilliant game of strategy and skill.
There are no reported problems with this title.
This title does not need non-default settings to run properly.
The graph below charts the compatibility with Columns since Dolphin'srelease, listing revisions only where a compatibility change occurred.
This title has been tested on the environments listed below:
|Windows 7||AMD FX 4130 @ 3.8 GHz||AMD Radeon HD 6670||just change cache accuracy to safe||skittyz321|