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My Boy! Alternatives for Mac

My Boy! is not available for Mac but there are some alternatives that runs on macOS with similar functionality. The best Mac alternative is RetroArch, which is both free and Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 10 alternatives to My Boy! and ten of them are available for Mac so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Mac alternatives to My Boy! are VisualBoyAdvance, OpenEmu, mGBA and higan.

This page was last updated Jan 20, 2022
My Boy!
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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...

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  1. RetroArch

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Online
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Blackberry
    • iPad
    • OpenPandora
    • Steam
    • Raspberry Pi
    • Playstation
    • Xbox

    RetroArch is a graphical frontend for emulators, game engines, and media players.

  2. VisualBoyAdvance

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • BSD
    • Haiku
    • AmigaOS
    • MorphOS

    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 by Nintendo.

    Discontinued

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

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  3. OpenEmu

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac

    Open Emu is an open source project to bring game emulation to OS X as a first class citizen, leveraging modern OS X technologies such as Cocoa, Core Animation and Quartz, and 3rd party libraries like Sparkle for auto-updating.

  4. mGBA

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    mGBA is an open source emulator of the Game Boy Advance. The goals are speed and accuracy.

  5. higan

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    higan was formerly known as bsnes. The project was renamed after becoming a multi-system emulator.

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  6. VisualBoyAdvance-M

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    VisualBoyAdvance (commonly abbreviated as VBA) is a free emulator of the Game Boy, Game Boy Color, and Game Boy Advance handheld game consoles as well as of Super Game Boy and Super Game Boy 2.

  7. Nostlan

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    A front-end or user interface (UI) is the presentation and interaction layer of an app or website. Most modern emulator apps have basic game list UIs that you can interact with using a mouse/keyboard but not a game controller.

  8. MESS

    • Free PersonalProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    MESS 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.

  9. KiGB

    • FreeProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    KiGB is the most accurate and free portable emulator for Gameboy, Gameboy Color and Super Gameboy for Windows, Linux and MS-DOS.

  10. BoycottAdvance

    • FreeProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Online
    • BSD
    • Haiku

    BoycottAdvance is a free and portable emulator for the Nintendo Gameboy Advance handheld. Program is available on Windows, Macintosh, BeOS, Linux, FreeBSD and there is even a Java port, playable online.

    Discontinued

    last update: September 27, 2008

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