Magnetica Twist

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Magnetica Twist
Developer(s) Mitchell Corporation
Publisher(s) Nintendo
Platform(s) WiiWare
Release date(s) JP April 22, 2008
EU June 6, 2008
NA June 30, 2008
Genre(s) Puzzle
Mode(s) Single-player, Multiplayer (4)
Input methods Wii Remote
Compatibility 5Stars5.pngEdit rating: Magnetica Twist
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Magnetica Twist (known in Japan as Minna de Puzzloop (みんなでパズループ) and Actionloop Twist in PAL regions) is a puzzle game, released as part of the Touch! Generations series. The game was developed by Mitchell Corporation and published by Nintendo, and is based on Mitchell's 1998 arcade game Puzz Loop. The game was first revealed at Nintendo Japan's 2006 Conference.


Crash with Direct3D

With the Direct3D backend, the game will immediately crash with the following message:

Graphical Glitches

Upon launching the game, in OpenGL mode it will show major graphical glitches and is unplayable. Set External Frame Buffer to Real to fix this. Fixed with Hybrid XFB in 5.0-5874.


This title does not need non-default settings to run properly.

Version Compatibility

The graph below charts the compatibility with Magnetica Twist since Dolphin's 2.0 release, listing revisions only where a compatibility change occurred.

5.0-21774 (current)
2.0 (r5384)
Compatibility can be assumed to align with the indicated revisions. However, compatibility may extend to prior revisions or compatibility gaps may exist within ranges indicated as compatible due to limited testing. Please update as appropriate.


This title has been tested on the environments listed below:

Test Entries
Revision OS CPU GPU Result Tester
3.5-1720 Windows 8 Intel Core 2 Duo T7100 @ 1.8 GHz Mobile Intel 965 Express Chipset Family Major graphical/audio glitches Jogait
4.0-4149 Windows 8.1 Intel Core i5-4200U @ 1.6 GHz NVIDIA GeForce GT 750M Works fine with External Frame Buffer set to Real Yoshi2889
5.0-6004 Windows 10 Intel Core i7-6700K @ 4.5 GHz NVIDIA GeForce GTX 970 x2 Works fine Kolano

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