RetroArch (GB)

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Revisit the popular retro titles void of colors as you play classic Game Boy games on your device with RetroArch multi-console emulator. Developed by Libretro Team, this open-source project allows the use of 'cores' to emulate a wide variety of consoles including media players, and classic handheld gaming consoles like the GameBoy.

RetroArch is available on a wide range of devices including Android, macOS, and even XboxOne and Switch consoles. This Libretro front-end features a stylish desktop-style interface that allows familiarity and flexibility. This project provides many additional advanced features on top of the features already available on the chosen Libretro core. Breathe new life to old games by utilizing this project's pixel shaders and advanced GPU shader support, and enjoy every pixel with the custom resolution that even supports wide-screen devices. 

Previously known as SSNES, RetroArch offers extended support for streaming and netplay, and even features save synchronization so you can continue your game save from your PC to your phone. There are dozens of Game Boy cores available (Higan, GearBoy, Emux GB, etc.), and each comes with its own features, compatibility, and accuracy.

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RetroArch Emulator download can be obtained free to play Gameboy. Available for multiple platforms including Windows, Mac, Linux and Android with fastest download speeds on This GB Emulator (also known as SSNES) is in English and can run games online in high quality. RetroArch is developed by Squarepusher, themaister and Libretro Team. If you like this Nintendo emulator then also see related emulators such as zBoy and Wzonka-Lad.

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RetroArch v1.12.0 Windows 64-bit Installer newest WindowsFree2022-10-17191.07 MB
RetroArch v1.12.0 Windows 32-bit Installer WindowsFree2022-10-17189.10 MB
RetroArch v1.12.0 Windows 64-bit WindowsFree2022-10-17194.88 MB
RetroArch v1.12.0 Windows 32-bit WindowsFree2022-10-17192.82 MB
RetroArch v1.11.1 Windows 64-bit Installer WindowsFree2022-10-04191.05 MB
RetroArch v1.11.1 Windows 32-bit Installer WindowsFree2022-10-04189.08 MB
RetroArch v1.11.0 Windows 64-bit Installer WindowsFree2022-09-30191.02 MB
RetroArch v1.11.0 Windows 32-bit Installer WindowsFree2022-09-30189.05 MB
Retroarch v1.12.0 Mac newest MacFree2022-10-17165.67 MB
Retroarch v1.12.0 Mac Metal2 MacFree2022-10-17196.43 MB
RetroArch v1.12.0 Linux 64-bit newest LinuxFree2022-10-17242.28 MB
RetroArch v1.12.0 Linux 32-bit LinuxFree2022-10-17242.32 MB
RetroArch v1.12.0 Android 64-bit newest AndroidFree2022-10-17174.29 MB
RetroArch v1.12.0 Android 32-bit AndroidFree2022-10-17174.22 MB
RetroArch v1.12.0 iOS 64-bit newest iOSFree2022-10-17417.52 MBiOS11 and above
RetroArch v1.12.0 iOS 32-bit iOSFree2022-10-17347.92 MBiOS9 and above
RetroArch v1.12.0 PSP PSPFree2022-10-1719.31 MB
RetroArch v1.12.0 PSVita PSPFree2022-10-17403.15 MB
RetroArch v1.12.0 WiiU WiiFree2022-10-17607.73 MB
RetroArch v1.12.0 Wii WiiFree2022-10-1747.87 MB
RetroArch v1.12.0 PS2 PS2Free2022-10-1741.57 MB
RetroArch v1.12.0 3DS NDSFree2022-10-1743.22 MB
RetroArch v1.12.0 XboxOne XboxFree2022-10-17379.09 MB
RetroArch v1.12.0 Switch SwitchFree2022-10-17231.08 MB
RetroArch v1.12.0-1 Haiku OtherFree2022-10-175.91 MB
RetroArch v1.12.0 RetroMini RS90 OtherFree2022-10-1732.70 MB
RetroArch v1.12.0 RetroFW OtherFree2022-10-1734.70 MB
RetroArch v1.12.0 OpenDingux OtherFree2022-10-1744.38 MB
RetroArch v1.12.0 Miyoo OtherFree2022-10-1743.22 MB
RetroArch v1.12.0 GameCube OtherFree2022-10-1743.15 MB

Additional other files:

RetroArch v1.12.0 Source Windows SourceFree2022-10-1748.87 MBSource Code
RetroArch v1.12.0 Source Linux SourceFree2022-10-1743.47 MBSource Code
RetroArch v1.12.0 PSVita Data OtherFree2022-10-1750.15 MBData Files for PS Vita