Best NES Games

This is the list of the best games for NES currently available on GamesNostalgia. All packed with the correct emulator. If you don't see the game you are looking for, feel free to contact us and ask.

Mega Man

Mega Man

Mega Man (aka Rockman) is a platform game developed and published by Capcom in 1987 for NES. It is the first in the Mega Man franchise, which boasts a voluminous library of games. ...

Year: 1990 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2020-12-02Tags: anime arcade platform-shooter

Super Contra

Super Contra

Super Contra is an arcade game developed and published by Konami in 1988, also ported for Nintendo Entertainment in 1990 This installment is a sequel to the legendary Contra (19...

Year: 1990 Genre: Shooter Updated: 2020-03-07Tags: aliens coin-up conversion multi-directional platform-shooter run and gun science fiction side-scrolling

Star Wars The Empire Strikes Back

Star Wars The Empire Strikes Back

Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back is a platform action-adventure created for the Nintendo Entertainment System in 1992 by Lucasfilm Games and Sculptured Software. It's the sequel of the Star Wars game created by Beam Software.

Year: 1992 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2021-05-04Tags: 2d action-adventure licensed movies platform-shooter side-scrolling

Star Wars NES

Star Wars NES

In occasion of the Star Wars Day 2018 (May the "Fourth") we present you a little gem: the Star Wars video game for the NES, developed by Beam Software and released by JVC in 1991. ...

Year: 1991 Genre: Action Updated: 2018-05-03Tags: licensed movies platform science fiction

Dragon Quest

Dragon Quest

Dragon Quest, known as Dragon Warrior in the US, is a Japanese-style role-playing game created by Chunsoft for the NES and released in 1986. It's the first game of the famous Drago...

Year: 1986 Genre: Role Playing Updated: 2021-04-11Tags: fantasy jrpg top-down turn-based

Double Dragon II: The Revenge

Double Dragon II: The Revenge

Double Dragon II: The Revenge is a side-scrolling beat 'em up created originally as an arcade by Technos Japan, as a sequel to Double Dragon. The game was ported to many home com...

Year: 1989 Genre: Beat-'em-up Updated: 2020-07-31Tags: 2 players arcade brawler coin-up conversion fighting

Castlevania II: Simon's Quest

Castlevania II: Simon's Quest

Castlevania II: Simon's Quest is a platformer action-adventure created by Konami in 1987 for the Famicom and released in North America for the NES in 1988. This is the second game...

Year: 1988 Genre: Role Playing Updated: 2018-04-26Tags: europe fantasy horror metroidvania nes original game non-linear platform

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles is a side-scrolling beat-em-up created by Konami for the Nintendo NES and released in 1989 in the US. It was released in Europe one year later, togethe...

Year: 1989 Genre: Beat-'em-up Updated: 2021-04-10Tags: licensed nes original game ninja platform side-scrolling top-down

Mega Man 3: The Robots are Revolting

Mega Man 3: The Robots are Revolting

Mega Man 3 is the third game of the popular side-scroller platformer created by Capcom. When you grow up playing video games, sooner or later, you learn that none of your favorite sagas are safe from the passage of time.

Year: 1992 Genre: Platformer Updated: 2020-12-02Tags: anime arcade platform science fiction

Paperboy

Paperboy

Paperboy is a popular arcade created by Atari and released originally in 1985. In this game, you are a paperboy that has to deliver the newspapers with his bicycle. You have to del...

Year: 1988 Genre: Racing Updated: 2021-04-11Tags: arcade coin-up conversion isometric transport

Where in Time is Carmen Sandiego?

Where in Time is Carmen Sandiego?

Where in Time is Carmen Sandiego was the fourth game based on the popular character Carmen Sandiego, after World, USA and Europe. It was released in 1989 for several platforms, inc...

Year: 1990 Genre: Adventure Updated: 2020-12-02Tags: clicker detective geography history mystery puzzle-solving

Castlevania

Castlevania

Castlevania is a side-scrolling platform game created and developed by Konami, centered on the Belmonts, a clan of vampire hunters, and their fight with Dracula. Initially released...

Year: 1990 Genre: Beat-'em-up Updated: 2021-02-18Tags: arcade fantasy horror nes original game platform vampires

Joust

Joust

Joust is a popular arcade game developed by Williams Electronics and released in 1982. It was one of the first and most successful two-player cooperative games. The players control...

Year: 1986 Genre: Arcade Updated: 2019-08-19Tags: 2 players arcade co-op platform

Knight Rider

Knight Rider

Knight Rider is a game based on the 1982 television series starring KITT, the hi-tech supercar, and David Hasselhoff as Michael Knight. The game was created by Pack-In-Video and published by Acclaim in 1988 for the NES only.

Year: 1988 Genre: Racing Updated: 2018-03-21Tags: first-person licensed shoot em up