Best GBA Emulator For Linux

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Although Linux is not built for gaming. But still, they’re a lot of game is available for Linux.

Here in this article, I will provide Best Game boy advance emulator for Linux. Using any of them you can play GBA games.

Best GBA Emulator for Linux

1. Visual Boy Advance


Not only for Linux VBA-m is number one emulator for any operating system. It is easy to use, small in size and gives the user enough controls.

But Installation is not as simple as in windows. Here is the Video. I will suggest you watch this video

2. mGBA


mGBA can be considered as Visual boy advance alternative. Its installation is also simple from visual boy advance.

mGBA is similar to the visual boy advance emulator. Its name is a short form of Mini GBA.  It is open-source software its code is freely available on Github.

3. Mednafen


Mednafen is mainly designed for Linux users. It supports so many emulators Here are a few of them

  1. Apple II/II+
  2. Atari Lynx
  3. Neo Geo Pocket (Color)
  4. WonderSwan
  5. GameBoy (Color)
  6. GameBoy Advance

Team Behind it keep continuously updating the software. The last update is released in April 2019. Most Linux users play games using Mednafen

4. RetroArch


Most of you are already familiar with Retroarch. Basically, it supports almost all consoles and available for All operating system.

Because it is supported so many things that’s why it is unable to compete with other emulators in terms of function.

I don’t have Linux installed but I tried it on android and I was not able to play the game with comfort. Experience some buttons are not working properly.


Hope you like this article download emulator for your device. If you face any problem, or you have any suggestion then let us known by the comment section.


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