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Game Emulators

Old dedicated video game platforms from childhood can often be disproportionately expensive for what is oftentimes just a desire for a nostalgic escape from the moment. That’s where emulation comes into play. From multi-system emulation systems such as RetroArch to specialized and high performance emulators such as higan, there are many modern methods to play the games of your childhood without having to break the bank in order to get old hardware.

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    Roms form Commodore 64...
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    SegaEMU is a multi-console Sega Emulator. The Sega consoles

    Discontinued

    The official website is no longer available. Last version, v0.52b, released on November 2003, can be still downloaded from Zophar.net

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    AdvanceMENU is a GNU/Linux, DOS and Windows front-end for AdvanceMAME, MAME, MESS, RAINE and any other emulator.
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    Genital is a Sega Genesis/MegaDrive emulator for Pentium DOS machines.

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    Last version, 1.2.0, was released on June, 2001. It can be still downloaded from the Zophar.net

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  1. Gens+ REWiND! is an Emulator with added support for real-time rewinding! Feel free to call this feature "sands of time" if you want ;)
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    MEGASIS is Genesis/MegaDrive emulator for Windows95/98.

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    Last version, 0.06a, released on April 2001, can be still downloaded from the official website.

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  2. retroDrive is Sega Genesis and Sega 32X emulator, formerly "GenSX", formerly "Vegas", this was the public's first 32x emulator ever.
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  3. DebuGens is a modified version of Gens by Fuzzbuzz. It offers dumps for the ROM, RAM and YM2612 channels for debugging purposes, along with Tile Layer Pro palette creation and layer toggling options.
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  4. Gens Re-Recording, formerly known as Gens Movie Test, is a modification of the highly popular Gens emulator by Stéphane Dallongeville (also known as Stef).
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    "jEnesis" is a Sega MegaDrive/Genesis Emulator entirely written
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    Fast and accurate Sega Genesis and Megadrive emulator.
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    This is the Facebook home of C64.COM. Post your C64 related links, pictures, movies, and memories. If you ever was a member of the demo/cracking scene or a part of the games business, get in touch so we can do an interview with you!
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    Regen is an accuracy focused emulator which can emulate the following Sega console and computer systems with very high degree of accuracy:
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    XQEMU is a open source, cross-platform emulator for the original Xbox (and Sega Chihiro). It is currently in very early stages of development. XQEMU is built on-top of QEMU.
  5. DroidEmu is a game system to play SNES, NES, GameBoy Advanced, GameBoy/Color, SEGA GameGear, SEGA Genesis games on your Android phone. It runs thousands of games at full speed.

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