> i left about 18 mb of program memory free, and ran mamece3. no games showed up,
> so i showed all games and ran super sidekicks. the rom managed to load, and i
> got to the license screen. i pressed left then right, then got to the next
> screen, which told me to press any key to continue. I did, and then there was a
> fatal exception. why is this so? can anyone please enlighten me?
First, the game should show up in the list. If it doesn't try moving it to one of the other defined locations:
The fact that it went to the license screen indicates it saw the Roms, however. Keep in mind that some games just don't seem to run or don't run well, This may be the case with this game. Try a few other smaller games like frogger or pacman to ensure that the program does indeed work correctly.