Free Mame Alternatives for Windows

Popular free Alternatives to Mame for Windows. Explore 12 Windows games like Mame, all suggested and ranked by the AlternativeTo user community.

MAME stands for Multiple Arcade Machine Emulator. If you're looking for more info about Mame like screenshots, reviews and comments you should visit our info page about it. Below you find the best alternatives.

The list of alternatives was last updated: 1/13/2019 10:40:00 AM

Alternatives to Mame for Windows with Free License

  • EmulationStation

    EmulationStation is a graphical and themeable emulator front-end that allows you to access all your favorite games in one place, even without a keyboard! Works with any controller EmulationStation provides an interface that is usable with any 4-button controller, set up from within the program itself.

    • Discontinued The project seems to be no longer developed. Last version, 2.0.1a, released in March 2015, can be still downloaded from the official website.
    • its a bit more prettier to look at for a start and it supports themes Guest • Sep 2019 Disagree   Agree

    Free Open Source Windows Linux Raspberry Pi

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  • RetriX

    RetriX is the first Libretro front end that is optimized for multiple input methods: gamepad, mouse + keyboard and touch are all first class citizens. RetriX is also built from the ground up to take advantage of Windows 10's gaming and security features. It can run on desktop, tablet, phone and Xbox One (in dev mode). Holographic, Mixed Reality and Continuum on phone should work too but haven't been tested. - One app.

    Free Open Source Windows Windows Mobile Windows Phone Xbox

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  • Happy Chick

    Happy Chick emulates more than 18 systems all in one APP, some of the included emulators are FAB/MAME/MAMEPLUS,PS,PSP,FC(NES),SFC(SNES),GBA,GBC,MD,NDS,DC,NGP,WS(WSC),PCE, ONS…etc. More games will be updated in the future... Happy Chick is compatible with game controller on Android devices, free of button mapping settings, just play! If your OS is not Android, you are free to set up your own button map.

    Free Windows Android iPhone iPad

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  • Kawaks

    Kawaks is a streamlined Neo-Geo/Capcom (CPS1/2) emulator that works well even in low-end computers and is compatible with Kaillera Netplay. You can assign macros to specific keys to perform otherwise complicated supermoves!

    Free Windows

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  • FB Alpha

    FB Alpha or FBA as it is commonly known is an emulator of arcade games, that is, it takes the program code, graphics data, etc., from an original arcade game and emulates the hardware to make the game run in it's original form. As far as the game is concerned it is running in it's original cabinet. FB Alpha is an open-source project and it is programmed by a group of people known as the FBA Team.

    Free Open Source Windows

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  • Bottlenose

    Bottlenose scrapes multiple database sites for the highest quality box art. It has a unified UI for mouse/game controller interaction. Uses individual emulators: no cores and no input lag. Aesthetic themes for each console. It has a simple, minimalistic UI with heavy focus on game box art, not metadata.

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux

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  • EMU7800

    EMU7800 offers classic video game nostalgia on demand! It is a portrayal of the Atari 7800 ProSystem home video gaming experience (c. 1987) which included compatibility with the older and more popular Atari 2600 Video Computer System.

    Free Open Source Windows Android Windows Phone

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  • ProSystem

    The ProSystem Emulator is an Atari 7800 emulator for the PC and Windows OS. The emulator was written in C++ using the Windows API and DirectX. It emulates the Atari 7800 NTSC and PAL TV standards.

    Free Open Source Windows

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  • Shmupmame

    Shmupmame is a variant of the MAME emulator optimized for Shoot-em-up games (Shmups). Based on Mameplus! '99, it includes improved drivers, audio and audio volumes to enhance these types of games.

    Free Windows

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  • Nebula

    Nebula is an arcade emulator. Specifically it emulates the CPS 1 & 2, Neo-Geo, PGM (PolyGameMaster) and Konami systems. Features include multiplayer, netplay and cheat code support.

    Free Windows

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