Nintendo Entertainment System

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The Nintendo Entertainment System (NES) is an 8-bit home video game console that was released by Nintendo in 1985.


Emulator Rom Folder Extension BIOS Controller Config
lr-fceumm nes .zip .nes .smc .sfc .fig .swc .mgd .fds none /opt/retropie/configs/nes/retroarch.cfg
lr-nestopia nes .zip .nes .smc .sfc .fig .swc .mgd .fds none /opt/retropie/configs/nes/retroarch.cfg
lr-quicknes nes .zip .nes .smc .sfc .fig .swc .mgd none /opt/retropie/configs/nes/retroarch.cfg

If you want to play Famicom Disk System games see the wiki page HERE

Emulators: lr-nestopia, lr-fceumm, lr-quicknes

ROMS

Accepted File Extensions: .zip .nes .smc .sfc .fig .swc .mgd - Make sure your roms have headers. Roms without headers will not work. If you want to use PAL roms, make sure they contain (E) or (Europe) in the filename, or else they may be run at the wrong speed.

Place your NES Roms in

/home/pi/RetroPie/roms/nes

Controls

Both emulators utilise Retroarch configurations

Add custom retroarch controls to the retroarch.cfg file in

/opt/retropie/configs/nes/retroarch.cfg

For more information on custom RetroArch controls see: RetroArch Configuration

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