Alternatives to MESS for all platforms with any license

  • RetroArch

    What is RetroArch? RetroArch is a modular multi-system emulator system that is designed to be fast, lightweight, and portable. It has features lacking in some emulators...

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux Web Android ... iPhone Blackberry iPad OpenPandora Raspberry Pi

    RetroArch icon
  • Snes9x

    Snes9x is a portable, Super Nintendo Entertainment System (SNES) emulator. It allows you to play most games designed for the SNES and Super Famicom Nintendo game systems...

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux

    Snes9x icon
  • ZSNES

    ZSNES is a Super Nintendo Entertainment System emulator. Aside from emulation accuracy, many interface features first introduced in ZSNES have been adopted by other...

    • Discontinued The program is no longer updated. Last version, 1.51, released in January 2007, can be still downloaded from the official website.

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux

    No features added Add a feature

    ZSNES icon
  • ePSXe

    ePSXe (enhanced PSX emulator) is an emulator of the PlayStation video game console for x86-based PC hardware. ePSXe makes use of a plugin system to emulate GPU, SPU, and...

    Free Windows Linux Android Android Tablet

    ePSXe icon
  • VisualBoyAdvance

    VisualBoyAdvance (VBA) is a free software (GNU GPL) emulator targeted for the Game Boy, Super Game Boy, Game Boy Color, and Game Boy Advance handheld game consoles sold...

    • Discontinued The project is no longer developed. Last version, 1.8.0 beta 3, released in October 2005, can be still downloaded from FileHippo

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux BSD Haiku ... AmigaOS MorphOS

    VisualBoyAdvance icon
  • Project64

    Project64 is a Nintendo 64 emulator for the Windows platform. It employs a plugin system that allows 3rd party developers to implement their own software. It is an...

    Free Open Source Windows Android

    Project64 icon
  • higan

    higan was formerly known as bsnes. The project was renamed after becoming a multi-system emulator. higan is a Nintendo multi-system emulator that began development on...

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux

    higan icon
  • Kega Fusion

    Kega Fusion is an emulator for the Sega Genesis / Megadrive, Master System, Game Gear, 32x, SegaCD/MegaCD, SVP, Pico, SG-1000, SC-3000, and SF-7000 emulator for...

    • Discontinued The program is no longer updated. Last version, 3.64, released on March 7, 2010, can be still downloaded from the official website.

    Free Mac Windows Linux

    Kega Fusion icon
  • Mupen64Plus

    Mupen64Plus is a plugin-based N64 emulator for Linux which is capable of accurately playing many games. Included are four MIPS R4300 CPU emulators, with dynamic...

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux

    No features added Add a feature

    Mupen64Plus icon
  • No$GBA

    NO$GBA is a Nintendo DS emulator for Microsoft Windows. It is capable of running commercial and homebrew Gameboy Advance and Nintendo DS games, such as Pokémon...

    Freemium Windows

    No features added Add a feature

    No$GBA icon
  • My Boy!

    My Boy! is an emulator to run GameBoy Advance games on the broadest range of Android devices.

    Freemium Android Windows Phone

    No features added Add a feature

    My Boy! icon
  • 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

    Nestopia icon

Platforms

Desktop

Show 21 less popular platforms

MESS Comments

Echo echo ... Feels empty in here

Maybe you want to be the first to submit a comment about MESS? Just click the button up to your right!