Alternatives to Mesen for all platforms with Open Source License

  • Nestopia

    Nestopia is a NES emulator that was written in C++ and it is perfect for games requiring precise timing since it is very cycle-accurate. With support for an incredible...

    • Discontinued
      The project is no longer developed. Last version, 1.40, released in June 2008, can be still downloaded from the official website.

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux

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  • FCEUX

    FCEUX is a Nintendo Entertainment System (NES), Famicom, and Famicom Disk System (FDS) emulator. It supports both PAL (European) and NTSC (USA/JPN) modes. It supports...

    • It's been a while since FCEUX was the most preferred emulator among rom hacking communities, the tools built-in are solids, taking ram search for relative searching as example. raoufkakashiJul 2019 Disagree   Agree

    Free Open Source Windows Linux

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  • JSNES

    A JavaScript NES emulator. It's a library that works in both the browser and Node.js.

    Free Open Source Web

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  • puNES

    PuNES is a high accuracy NES emulator. In addition to the standard color pallettes used by most NES emulators, PuNES uses a color palette derived from an actual tv.

    Free Open Source Windows Linux

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  • Nintendulator

    Nintendulator is an open source Win32 NES emulator written in C++ (plus some assembly optimization). The original goal was to emulate the NES down to its hardware...

    Free Open Source Windows

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  • My Nes

    My Nes is a portable open source NES/FAMICOM emulator written in C#. My Nes covers thousands of nes games and getting close and close to the real nes.

    Free Open Source Windows

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  • Nesoid

    NES emulator for Android phones. This project is based on sources, published by original Nesoid developer, who in turn used code of GPFCE, forked from FCEUltra...

    Free Open Source Android

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