The ClockworkPi GameShell is a super fun DIY spin on portable gaming

Portable consoles are hardly new, and thanks to the Switch, they’re basically the most popular gaming devices in the world. But ClockworkPi’s GameShell is something totally unique, and ent

SNES.party lets you play Super Nintendo with your friends

Hot on the heels of the wonderful NES.party comes Haukur Rosinkranz’s SNES.party, a site that lets you play Super Nintendo with all your buds. Rosinkranz is Icelandic but lives in Berlin now. He

Nintendo Patents Game Boy Emulation For Use In Mobile Devices, In-Flight Entertainment

A new patent published by the USPTO yesterday details an invention by Nintendo that would allow it to emulate its mobile game consoles, including the Game Boy line of devices specifically, in other se

New Android App Lets You Flashback To The Arcades Of Yesteryear

The arcade scene here in the United States is but a fraction of what it was back in its heyday, but that doesn't mean that the love for those classic games has just evaporated. Capcom's CPS2 arcade bo

Using An NES Controller With Android

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/09/nes-android-controller.jpg" />So you've got an emulator installed on your Android device, along with a few ROM, and you think you're pret

Video: Japanese company shows Super Mario Bros. on Kindle emulator

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/04/mario_kindle-620x678.png" /> We've shown you an <a href="http://www.crunchgear.com/2010/04/13/video-n64-emulator-running-on-hacked-ipad/

PuppyArcade: A standalone, CD-based OS for playing old arcade game

While I think the passion for building stand-up arcade games has waned recently, it’s nice to see that someone out there is still thinking of the children. PuppyArcade by Scott Jarvis is a CD-ba

Tekken 3 on the HTC HD2

<img src="http://www.mobilecrunch.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/12/htchd2.JPG" />So there's actually two things to tell you about here; for one thing, you can play Tekken 3 on your HTC HD2 phone. That's

Commodore 64 for the iPhone is back

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/11/3up.png" alt="3up" title="3up" width="500" height="417" class="aligncenter size-full wp-image-124141" />As you'll recall, the C64 emulato

Enough Palm Pre emulator walkthroughs to choke a horse

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/05/01.jpg"><a HREF="http://www.youtube.com/user/PalmPreForumDotOrg">PalmPreForum</a> has about five hundred Palm Pre videos taken inside the

Video: Mac Plus emulator for the iPhone

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/02/img_00031.png">Just when you thought you could escape, the Mac Plus is ready to pull you back in. Mini vMac is a crazy emulator for jailb

Living in the past: Commodore 64 on a Symbian phone

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/01/ik2.jpg" />Ah for those thrilling days of yesteryear, when gaming was 8-bit, and the world was blocky. If you thrill at the thought of ha

"AndroidBoy" Game Boy emulator debuts on the Android Market

While it’s by no means playable at this point (unless your favorite hobby is watching sloths tend to a patch of growing grass), the Android Market has now seen it’s first video game emulat

RIM releases developer tools and emulator for BlackBerry Storm

So you’ve dipped your feet into iPhone and Android development, but aren’t really feeling either platform? Got an idea you think a carrier or two would pick up for the BlackBerry Applicati

Old 486 desktop + ingenuity = dedicated NES emulator

Here’s something I didn’t cover in my Emulation Orientation a few weeks back, though I did mention NESticle. A couple guys have decided the most noble job for a venerable 486 is to run the

Make Your PC Look Like Wii

Someone with too much time on his hands and not enough money to buy the Nintendo Wii decided to remake the look and feel of the OS on his computer. The results are pretty astonishing, especially the v

Commodore 64 Emulator in Flash 9

This is pretty damn cool. It’s a full C64 emulator built in Flash 9 and downloadable or runnable via the browsers. You can program in BASIC (Try: 10 PRINT "BOOBS!"; 20 GOTO 10 ) and there appear