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|Virtual Console, NES
JP January 30, 1985
NA October 18, 1985
EU September 1, 1986
JP January 16, 2007
NA February 12, 2007
EU/AUS March 15, 2007
|Single-player, Multiplayer (2)
|Wii Remote, GameCube Controller, Classic Controller
If you can break through 8 levels of treacherous arctic ice in Ice Climber, you'll reach the top of the mountain! But watch out. The Nitpickers, Condors, and Ploar Bears don't want you up there. And they've got a bag of tricks that will test every ounce of your strength and courage. Are you going to let them stop you? No way! There are 32 mountains to choose from and endless thrills as you fight these arctic creatures alone or with a friend, and ascend to the top of the mountain!
Problems that may occur with any NES title on Dolphin are listed below.
DirectX with NES Games
Most NES games suffer strange graphical issues when using the DirectX backend with some graphics drivers; notably NVIDIA. This is a driver bug.
As of, the D3D driver bugs can be worked around by setting Ubershaders to Exclusive/Synchronous (Ubershaders). It's unknown what exactly is going on with the driver that's causing Exclusive Ubershaders/Synchronous (Ubershaders) to work properly.
This seems to have been rectified at some point, though it's unclear what resolved it.
This title does not have any additional game-specific problems.
This title does not need non-default settings to run properly.
The graph below charts the compatibility with Ice Climber since Dolphin'srelease, listing revisions only where a compatibility change occurred.
This title has been tested on the environments listed below:
|Intel Core i5-3570K @ 3.8 GHz
|NVIDIA GeForce GTX 760
|Works OK. Requires EFB2RAM.