Game Emulators

Best Free Portable Game Emulators that can be run from USB

Visual Boy Advance Emulator

Visual Boy AdvanceVisual Boy Advance (VBA) is a popular Open Source GBA emulator used to play Nintendo Game Boy, Game Boy Color, and Game Boy Advance games on a personal computer system. This is probably one of the best portable game boy emulators in existance.

RetroArch Console Game Emulator

RetroArch - Playing AfterBurner - Console Game EmulatorRetroArch is a free and open-source emulator software that allows users to play their favorite games from various classic gaming consoles and platforms on modern devices. It is available for a wide range of platforms, including Windows, Mac, Linux, Android, iOS, and many game consoles.

MAME - Free Arcade Game Emulator

MAME - Free Arcade Game EmulatorMAME - Multiple Arcade Machine Emulator is a Free Arcade Game Emulator. Originally created by Nicola Salmoria, this particular arcade emulation software absorbed its sister project which was previously known as MESS - Multi Emulator Super System.

Jnes - Portable NES Emulator

jnes-screenshot-featuring-metroidJnes is an old school (NES) Nintendo Entertainment System Emulator that can be run from a portable device such as a USB flash drive. Jnes also includes an advanced database of "Pro Action Replay" and "Game Genie" cheat codes.

DOSBox - Portable DOS Emulator

dosbox-screenshotDOSBox is a portable DOS emulator or Portable DOSBox that can be used to run many old DOS games or applications that cannot be run on a modern Windows Operating System. It is great to use for those old DOS software applications or games you may have sitting around collecting dust.

Gens - Sega Genesis Emulator

Gens SEGA Game EmulatorGens is a Sega Genesis emulator created by Stéphane Dallongeville, this game emulation software enables users to run their Sega Genesis ROMs from within Windows. A portable version is available directly from the authors site.