MESS Alternatives

    MESS is described as 'emulates portable and console gaming systems, computer platforms and calculators. The project strives for accuracy and portability and therefore is not always the fastest emulator for any one particular system'. There are more than 50 games similar to MESS for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Linux, Mac, Android and iPhone. The best alternative is RetroArch, which is both free and Open Source. Other MESS like games are Snes9x (Free, Open Source), ePSXe (Free), Project64 (Free, Open Source) and VisualBoyAdvance (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated May 7, 2021

      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • BSD
      Yabause is a Sega Saturn emulator under the GNU GPL. It currently runs on FreeBSD, GNU/Linux, Mac OS X, Windows, Dreamcast, PSP and Wii. Yabause supports booting games using Saturn cds or iso files.
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    1. Simple and all in one emulation with RomStation! Features * All in one GB, GBC, GBA, NDS, NES, SNES, N64, GameCube, Wii, Game Gear, Master System, MegaDrive, 32X, Mega-CD, Dreamcast, Neo-Geo, PS1, PS2 and Arcade together in one program.
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      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Android
      • Windows Phone
      My Boy! is an emulator to run GameBoy Advance games on the broadest range of Android devices, from very low-end phones to modern tablets. It emulates nearly all aspects of the real hardware correctly. Highlights: - Fastest emulation, therefore saves your battery to the MAX.
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      • Android
      Advanced open-source Sega Genesis/Mega Drive, Sega CD, and Master System/Mark III emulator based on portions of Genesis Plus/Gens/Picodrive/Mednafen, designed and tested on the original Droid/Milestone, Xoom, Galaxy S2, Nexus 4, Nexus 7, NVidia Shield, Xperia Tablet Z, and...
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    2. WinDS PRO contains the best emulators for the consoles Gameboy Advance and Nintendo DS for PC.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Windows
      • Windows RT
      • Windows Phone
      • Self-Hosted
      • JavaScript
      • Adobe Flash Player
      Nesbox Emulator is a multiplatform emulator of video consoles. You can play your favorite NES, Super Nintendo, Sega Genesis and GameBoy Color/Advanced games on any computer working under Windows 8.1/RT/Phone or directly in the browser.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Windows
      AppleWin (also known as Apple //e Emulator for Windows) is an open source software emulator for running Apple II programs in Microsoft Windows.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      Gens is a Win9x based emulator for the SEGA Genesis/Mega-Drive/Sega-CD/ Mega-CD/32X systems, it allows you to play games developed for these classic SEGA 16bit game consoles on your x86 compatible PC.
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    3. Gens/GS is a version of Gens maintained by GerbilSoft. The main goal of Gens/GS is to clean up the source code and combine features from various forks of Gens, as well as improving portability to other platforms.

      Discontinued

      last version: r7: February 23, 2010

      • FreeProprietary
      • Windows
      Corn, an emulator for Nintendo - 64 running on the Windows OS. Corn is a very fast Nintendo 64 emulator. Unfortunately it isn't very accurate and it can only run a few games.
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