Emulation

Emulators / Nintendo

Nintendo

GAME BOY & GAME BOY COLOR


The handheld console of Nintendo!
8-bit console first released in 1989 in black and white version,
then in color in 1998.
It was the most sold console in the world.
Emulator Version Date OS Netplay Rating / Comment
BGB v1.12 05-Jan-2006 windows No ****-
Recent emu, it seems quite good.
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D-Boy v0.75c 13-Nov-2001 dos No ****
Good old DOS emu.
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rew v1.2STX 18-Mar-2001 windows No ****-
Very good emu by BouKiCHi, the author of D-Boy. Also emulates the NES and the PC-Engine!
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Smygb v0.20 01-Feb-1999 windows No ***-
Not bad, but I like rew better.
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NINTENDO

(NES / FAMICOM)

The first "big" console of Nintendo...
It's an 8-bit one released in 1985.
At its time, it sold better than its competitors.
Emulator Version Date OS Netplay Rating / Comment
FCE Ultra v0.81 19-Aug-2002 dos No ****
Not bad at all.
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FCE Ultra v0.98.12 29-Aug-2004 windows No ****
The Windows version.
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Jnes v1.0.1 14-Sep-2008 windows Yes (Kaillera) ****-
Quite cool and userfriendly emu.
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NESticle vx.xx 18-Aug-1998 dos No ****
Old emu, but fast and still good.
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Nestopia v1.40 11-Jun-2008 windows Yes (Kaillera) ****-
Excellent emulator.
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RockNES v3.10 09-Dec-2003 dos No ****
A good NES emulator.
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RockNES v4.03 22-Jan-2005 windows No ****
The Windows version, more recent.
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rew v1.2STX 18-Mar-2001 windows No ****-
Very good emu. Also emulates the Game Boy and the PC-Engine!
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SUPER NINTENDO

(SUPER NES / SUPER FAMICOM)

The 16-bit console of Nintendo. It came out in 1990 in Japan...
It has numerous and very good games.
Its only true competitor was the Mega Drive.
Emulator Version Date OS Netplay Rating / Comment
bsnes v0.031 13-Apr-2008 windows No ****-
Excellent emulator the goal of which is to emulate the SNES as accurately as possible. However, it thus requires a powerful computer (at least a 2 GHz).
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bsnes v0.031 13-Apr-2008 linux Non - Not rated -
Non testÚ.
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Snes9x v1.26b 12-Oct-1999 dos No ***-
Old, the Windows version is more advanced.
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Snes9x v1.51 30-Apr-2007 windows No ****
Very good, but a bit slow on old machines.
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Snes9x v1.51 30-Apr-2007 linux No - Not rated -
The Linux version, not tested.
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Snes9x v1.51 30-Apr-2007 linux No - Not rated -
The 64-bit Linux version, not tested.
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SNESGT v0.218 04-May-2007 windows No ****
Very good emulator, good speed, but it lacks some functions (zip/jma support, filters, fast-forward...).
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ZSNES v1.50 21-Dec-2006 dos No ****-
Fast, nice and effective! Many options, too.
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ZSNES v1.50 21-Dec-2006 windows No ****-
Same as above with netplay as a plus (disabled temporarily).
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ZSNES v1.50 21-Dec-2006 linux No - Not rated -
The Linux version, not tested.
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