Console Based Games

Console based games consists of both audio and manipulable images and is connected to a display unit such as television or a video game console and controlled by analog joystick or any other console controller device. These games are a good sort of entertainment because system connected to a tiny object called game console and thus console display, sound through speakers,  and controller got incorporated as single device. Game cartridges are used previously, but now there are provision to use DVDs, blu-ray disc, CDs in which games are stored. Moreover you can download games to the console directly from the internet. Few examples of console games are talladega nights, The Ballad of Ricky Bobby, Nintendo DS, Nintendo 3Ds, Neo Geo X, etc and more. There are specific console in market such as Xbox 360, playstation3, etc to play specific console games. These console games supports local multiplayers and video terminal is divided into various parts for them to play. Usually large sized televisions are used as visual device.

We recommend open source console games which are free of cost. You can modify those console games according to your need as it is having open source gpl licenses. Few Open Source free console Games are WinDS PRO, Dungeon Crawl Reference, NesDS, 4DO, Wicraft, Nestopiaue, Surreal64 CE, Popeye, etc. You can download various console based free games from the links given here in this website.

  1. Dungeon crawl Stone Soup – Dungeon crawl Stone Soup is a freee open-source console and tile based single-player game, It is like RPG roguelike game and aim is merely treasure hunting in dungeons which consists of very dangerous monsters and hostile on a quest to save the Orb mysteriously gorgeous Zot.
    License: GNU GPL
    Platform: Windows – Tile & Console based
    Download Website: crawl.develz.org
  2. Nestopia – Nestopia is an emulator of the NES video game and thus you can play it on any computer.
    License: GNU GPL
    Platform: Windows
    Downlaod Website: 0ldsk00l.ca3
  3. 4DO – 4DO is a free and opensource game emulator for 3DO Game console based on the FreeDO source code.
    License: GNU GPL
    Platform: Windows
    Downlaod Website: fourdo.com
  4. Wiicraft – Wiicraft is a voxel based game for Nintendo Wii.
    License: GNU GPL
    Platform: Console based, any
    Download Website: code.google.com/p/wiicraft-code
  5. Surreal 64 – Surreal 64 is a Nintendo 64 emulator for the XBOX.
    License: GNU GPL
    Platform: Windows
    Download Website: surreal64ce.sourceforge.net