is one of the most complete arcade emulator available: it allows to play thousands of titles that would otherwise be lost forever.
In this website it plays a key role and will be updated as new versions come out.
Some links for further information:
There are 878
different releases of emulators, all related to Mame.
Informations are updated to version 0.262
released on january 31 2024
The emulated machines are 46,465
and including previously removed come to 51,945
The total games processed to date is about 9 millions
From these numbers are excluding unofficial versions of other Mame.
A lot of Mame machines supports more programs/games and they are grouped into software lists, i.e. console software, computer games, embedded systems and a lot more.
There are 726
software lists with a total of 136,266
emulated programs and including those removed until version 981 come to 790
The total programs processed to date is about 14.8 millions
: Before release 0.162, the program with support for software lists was named MESS.