Gens Alternatives

    The most popular alternative is RetroArch, which is both free and Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked 30 alternatives to Gens so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Gens alternatives are Kega Fusion (Free), Nostlan (Free, Open Source), RetriX (Free, Open Source) and MD.Emu (Paid).

    The list of alternatives was last updated Jan 13, 2019

    • Ages is a SEGA Genesis, SEGA 32X, and Sega CD emulator. Compare it to your favorite SEGA Genesis emulator and send your thoughts to the authors.

      Discontinued

      The official website is no longer available. Last version, v0.30a, released on July 2002, can be still downloaded from Zophar.net

      No screenshots yet
      • Free
      • Windows
    • DGen is a Genesis/Megadrive emulator, which currently
      runs under Windows 95/98/2000 and possibly NT using DirectX.

      Discontinued

      The official website is no longer available. Last version, v1.21, released on January 2000, can be still downloaded from Zophar.net

      • Free
      • Windows
      • AmigaOS


    • GenEm95 is a SEGA Genesis/SEGA Mega Drive Emulator.

      Discontinued

      The official website is no longer available. Last version, 0.19, released on February 2010, can be still downloaded from Sega Retro.

      No screenshots yet
      • Free
      • Windows
    • Generator is a Sega Genesis (Mega Drive) emulator.
      No screenshots yet
      • Free
      • Mac
      • Windows
    • PicoDrive is a Sega Mega Drive/Pico emulator programmed by notaz. It works on windows systems and has the functions that would be expected of a Pico emulator.
      No screenshots yet
      • Free
      • Windows
    • Genesis Plus is a freeware, open-source, portable emulator for the Genesis and MegaDrive consoles.
      No screenshots yet
      • Free • Open Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
    • GENPlusDroid is an open source Sega Genesis emulator powered by GENPlus. Runs Sega Master System and Sega Mega Drive games.
      • Free
      • Android
    • RetroX is an Android application that will help you organize and play your own Retro Games with the less possible effort. Put your collection in your device and RetroX will take care of the rest.
      • Freemium
      • Android
    • SegaEMU is a multi-console Sega Emulator. The Sega consoles
      that are emulated are:
      * SG-1000
      * Genesis / MegaDrive
      * SegaCD / MegaCD

      Discontinued

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

      No screenshots yet
      • Free
      • Windows
    • Genital is a Sega Genesis/MegaDrive emulator for Pentium DOS machines.

      Discontinued

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

      No screenshots yet
      • Free
      • Windows