Learn the entire process of setting up Retropie on your Raspberry Pi. We go through all the basics and go through the many methods on how to get your ROMs on to the Pi. It’s a fun project and a great way to play some of those forgotten classics from the past.read more
Recalbox is an emulator package that is very similar to RetroPie. It has different configurations and a slightly different user interface. Recalbox has a few more features and comes loaded with emulators for popular game systems such as SNES, N64 and more.read more
Learn how to install Lakka for the Raspberry Pi in this tutorial. Lakka is perfect for making your own retro gaming console. It is lightweight so you can get good performance when it comes to playing those classic games. It’s perfect if you want to play some classics.read more
In this tutorial, we will be looking at how to set up the Buzz controllers with the Raspberry Pi. We then go through the process of writing a quiz game that uses the controllers for input. It’s an excellent tutorial that’s worth doing if you have the time.read more
In this Raspberry Pi Steam Link tutorial, we will be showing you how to set up the Steam Link game streaming software on the Raspbian operating system. For those who do not know what Steam Link is, it is a piece of software that allows your Raspberry Pi to easily...read more
In this Raspberry Pi Wiimote controllers guide, we will walk you through the process of setting up a Wiimote on your Raspberry Pi and show you how to setup both cwiid and wminput. Utilizing Wiimote controllers on the Raspberry Pi can be painful to deal with due to its...read more
If you have ever tried to utilize a PlayStation controller with the Raspberry Pi, you may have found it's not very simple to do. Our Raspberry Pi PlayStation controller guide will walk you through the process of setting up and connecting both PlayStation 3 controllers...read more
In this Raspberry Pi Parsec tutorial we take a look at a software package called Parsec, it is a game streaming software designed to offer a simple setup and low latency connection. Parsec allows you to be able to connect to your gaming pc or a cloud gaming pc from...read more
If you have ever tried to use an Xbox controller with the Raspberry Pi, you will find very quickly that they do not work correctly right out of the box. In fact to get them working you will be required to install a special driver. With the newer Xbox One controllers...read more
In this project we will be walking you through all the steps to set up your very own Raspberry Pi Terraria server, allowing you to set up a low cost and energy efficient Terraria server. This project is made possible thanks to two open source initiatives, the first of...read more
The Pi might not be the most powerful machine, but that doesn’t stop it from being a cool gaming device. You will be able to play a ton of classic games and even some that are a bit more modern. Just keep in mind that you will likely run into issues as a lot of games are hit and miss with performance and stability.
If you are looking for tutorials on how to setup your Raspberry Pi as a versatile games emulator, a dos box machine then you have come to the right place.
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As I mentioned above, this is just the start of what’s to come. When more powerful Pi’s are released, we will be able to do more and more in terms of gaming.
If you’re more interested in doing other Pi projects, then we have an ever-growing amount that you’re able to do. From weather stations, right through to web servers there is just so much that you’re able to do with the Pi.
Starting out with the Pi can be a bit daunting especially if you have never used Linux before. If you’re completely new, then you might find that getting started guides extremely handy. Most gaming projects can be done with very little Linux knowledge, so they’re great for beginners.
I hope that you do find this Raspberry Pi gaming projects handy and you’re able to get them working without any issues. If you have anything that you would like to see then feel free to let me know.