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115 / 25-07-2020





average rating is 5 out of 5
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average rating is 3.9 out of 5

bsnes is a Super Nintendo Entertainment System (Super Famicom) emulator that began development in 2004 and is currently a fork of higan which focuses on performance, features, and ease of use. It has True Super Game Boy emulation, HD mode 7, MSU1 support, Low-level emulation of all SNES coprocessors, Multi-threaded PPU and a lot more features.

Noteworthy Forks

  • bsnes-hd originaly brought HD Mode 7 (rendering the rotated or pseudo perspective backgrounds at higher resolutions) but now it differentiates itself with Widescreen Mode 7, true-color (24bit color), some high resolution features, and much more..

  • bsnes-plus (or bsnes+) is a fork of bsnes (v073) intended to introduce some new features and improvements, though mostly aimed at debugging.

  • bsnes-mt is a modified bsnes version aimed to improve it in terms of image quality, user experience, and other non-emulation quality-of-life features.


Windows: 7+

Linux: 3.2+

MacOS: 10.7+

FreeBSD: 10.0+

He indicated the following with this release

It’s been a pleasure, thank you all for everything.
Yes, I’ll be fine. No, I won’t be back. I gave all I could.
The work is what matters. Please continue it in my stead.

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