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This article is about the Sega Mega Drive emulator. For licensed Sega distributor in Poland, see AGES (distributor).

Video game console emulator

System(s): Sega Mega Drive, Mega-CD, 32X, Master System, Game Gear
OS: Windows
Developer: Jeffrey "Quinntesson" Quinn
Programmed in: Assembly, C++[1]
Last release date: (20 years ago)
Last version: 0.30a

AGES, also known as WinAGES, is a Sega Mega Drive/Genesis, Sega Mega-CD, 32X, Master System and Game Gear emulator for Windows written by Jeffrey "Quinntesson" Quinn. Development of a DOS version started in August 1997, being ported to Windows in the summer of 1998,[2][3] with public versions released between 2000 and 2002.


Missing features

  • YM2612 LFO, RS, DT, SSGEG, FB, stereo control
  • 32X/Genesis layering mode 3


Download.svg Download AGES
File: Ages030a.7z (175 kB) (info)
Current version: 0.30a (2002/11/18)

Prior versions

  • AGES versions 0.17c-0.30a (info) (1.04 MB)
    • Versions 0.23a & 0.23b are flagged as viruses by Avast, but are still included.
    • Versions 0.18a and 0.18b are missing.

External links


  1. (Wayback Machine: 2000-06-22 16:32)
  2. (Wayback Machine: 2000-06-22 19:44)
  3. (Wayback Machine: 2000-05-29 23:27)