batocera.linux alternatives

  • EmulationStation

  • EmulationStation is a graphical and themeable emulator front-end that allows you to access all your favorite games in one place, even without a keyboard!

    tags: Discontinued arm dark-theme frontend game-emulation
    platform: Windows Linux Raspberry Pi Discontinued
  • Lakka

  • Lakka is the official Linux distribution of RetroArch and the libretro ecosystem. Each game system is implemented as a libretro core, while the frontend RetroArch takes care of inputs and display.

    tags: arm game-emulation gaming-oriented linux-operating-systems operating-system
    platform: Mac OS X Windows Linux Cubieboard Raspberry Pi Odroid
  • recalboxOS

  • recalboxOS is a light embedded system created to run on the raspberryPi ,raspberryPI 2 and on PC x86/x64.

    tags: console emulation gba genesis mame
    platform: Linux Raspbian Raspberry Pi
  • Pi Entertainment System

  • PES is a graphical front end for a variety of games console emulators that has been written in Python which is intended for use on the Raspberry Pi. For ease of use on the Raspberry Pi, PES has been packaged into a SD card image using ArchLinux as the OS together with various emulators and utilities including PlayStation 3 control pad support via Bluetooth to allow you to create your own games console. Support for is included and you can even use your TV remote to browse the user interface! ยป

    tags: emulation linux-based video-games console retro-gaming
    platform: Linux Raspberry Pi
  • Ignition (gaming OS)

  • A fully customizable "console" in your living room that not only plays all the classic games you grew up with, but also brings modern features such as Gaming Achievements, Gaming Profiles, Online play, Social Interaction and more?

    tags: Discontinued retro-gaming game-emulation arm
    platform: Linux Raspberry Pi Discontinued
  • Retropie

  • RetroPie allows you to turn your Raspberry Pi or PC into a retro-gaming machine. It builds upon Raspbian, EmulationStation, RetroArch and many other projects to enable you to play your favourite Arcade, home-console, and classic PC games with the minimum set-up. For power users it also provides a large variety of configuration tools to customise the system as you want.

    tags: game-emulation retro-game
    platform: Linux Raspberry Pi