Emulators

Play Sega Model 2 Light Gun Games on the PC

The Sega Model 2 arcade system had some of the classics of the genre. Its also one of the easiest systems to emulate (from an end user point of view) We can basically just install it, point it to your ROMS and you are good to go. It will ...

Getting Started Guide for Sinden Light Gun Owners

It's nearly here! (or is here depending on when you read this) I have been incredibly excited about the Sinden Light gun project since I heard about it. I backed it as soon as I could and have been following the progress religiously! ...

How to Play WII Light Gun Games on the PC

The Wii was a great console and more importantly, because of the motion input controllers, it had a lot of rail type shooters ported over as well as a fair few originals.  The only problem was that the Wiimote just wasn't as good as playing ...

The best Lightgun Games on Consoles.

It can be difficult to know whether you can play your favorite light gun game and if it is available and playable then what the best emulator to play it on is. I say emulator because that's how I tend to play them but there are obviously 2 ways ...

Should you use the Psxfin Emulator

The psxfin Emulator dashboard. What is the Psxfin emulator? The Psxfin emulator is a PlayStation one emulator for the pc that is also known as PSX Emulator.  It was initially popular because of having very low system requirements but it ...

The best WII Lightgun games to play on Dolphin

Dolphin is one of my favorite emulators. It is incredibly easy to set up and run, it produces really nice up-scaled versions of Wii games on modest hardware meaning that you get some of the best looking light gun games around. Most importantly ...

RPCS3

RPCS3 is an awesome project/emulator that emulates the PS3. Its constantly in development and no games are perfect yet, but there is a huge library of games that's totally playable right now. Emulating the PS3 was and is a big challenge ...

DemulShooter

DemulShooter is an invaluable utility for lightgun gaming on the PC. I think it was inspired by the earlier TroubleShooter program which did a similar thing. What DemulShooter does is take the lightgun inputs that you generate and it inserts ...

PCSXR PSX/PS1 Emulator

PCSXR is my personal favorite emulator for playing PSX games. There are other choices but I have found PCSXR to work very well, be easy to set up and to me compatible with all of the games that I have tried. You will need the PCXSR program, a ...

PCSX2

PCSX2 is a great emulator that lets you play your ps2 games on your pc. Its simple to set up, is compatible with most games and lets you massively improve the graphics (depending on your hardware) You can find some detailed background at ...

Dolphin Emulator

https://dolphin-emu.org This is my favorite Wii emulator. It plays pretty much every Wii game, requires basically no set up and doesn't require a powerful computer to play. Its available for Windows, Mac and Linux. It also just works with ...

Teknoparrot

https://teknoparrot.com/ Teknoparrot is an emulator that allows you to play arcade games from a number of PC based arcade machines. Because those arcade machines were very close in design and operation to a normal PC, the emulation is easier ...