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Video game console emulator

DarcNES screenshot.png
System(s): Sega Master System, Game Gear, SG-1000
OS: Windows, Linux, BeOS, DOS, Amiga, NetBSD
Developer: Alastair "Nyef" Bridgewater (Windows/Linux/BeOS); Sephiroth (DOS/Linux); Andrew "Abazan" Bazan (BeOS); Vector (Windows); Mathias "AmiDog" Roslund (Amiga)
Programmed in: C
Last release date: (19 years ago)
Last version: 9b0401

DarcNES is a Sega Master System, Game Gear, SG-1000, NES, ColecoVision and Apple II emulator for Windows, Linux and BeOS. It was written by Alastair Bridgewater (a.k.a. Nyef) primarily as a NES emulator with support for other consoles, and the last version was released on 1 April 2001.

An unofficial DOS port was written by Sephiroth, the last version of which was released on 11 July 1999. Sephiroth also released his own recompiles for Linux x86 and Power PC. Third parties have also produced ports for BeOS and Windows (before the official versions), Amiga and NetBSD.



Download DarcNES
Multiple downloads available

9b0401 (Linux) (203 kB) (info)
9b0401 (BeOS) (292 kB) (info)

Old versions

External links


  1. http://www.dridus.com:80/~nyef/darcnes/ (Wayback Machine: 2001-09-27 00:55)