Raspberry Pi Gaming Projects
These Raspberry Pi gaming projects introduce you to the processes of turning your Pi into a cheap emulation and general game machine.
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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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
In this tutorial, I will be setting up a Raspberry Pi steam box so you can stream PC games from your computer straight to the Pi. This project is an awesome way to get games to another screen or TV in your house without spending a huge amount of money on extra...read more
In this tutorial, I go the through the steps of setting up Raspberry Pi DOSBox. This project is a pretty easy process that will let you play the hundreds of great old DOS games that have been released as shareware, demos and of course freeware. Now DOSBox will only...read more
A Raspberry Pi emulator can provide you with hundreds of hours of fun and remember those good times playing those classic retro games. This article will take you through all the steps that you will need to do to have a fantastic all in one retro game emulator. This...read more
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.