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homepage=[http://www.pqrs.org/tekezo/dreamcast/software/nesterdc/ Homepage]|
 
homepage=[http://www.pqrs.org/tekezo/dreamcast/software/nesterdc/ Homepage]|
version=7.1| downloads=[http://dcemulation.org/files/emulators/nesterdc-7.1.zip Plain Files]<br/>|
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version=7.1| downloads=[http://dcemulation.org/files/emulators/nesterdc-7.1.zip Plain Files]<br/>[http://www.dcemulation.org/files/emulators/nesterdc-7.1pb.zip Plain Files] 7.1+|
 
release date=12/02/02|
 
release date=12/02/02|
 
author=[[Takayama Fumihiko]]<br>(formerly [[Ken Friece]])|
 
author=[[Takayama Fumihiko]]<br>(formerly [[Ken Friece]])|
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NesterDC is the best Nintendo (NES) emulator for the Dreamcast.
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NesterDC emulates the NES and Famicom. After [[Ken Friece]] left the project in late 2001, [[Takayama Fumihiko]] took over and implemented save states, game genie codes and better compatibility over the span of the 4.0, 5.0, 6.0 and 7.0 releases. The emulator now features excellent speed and sound emulation and is most notable as being the best [NES] emulator for the Dreamcast.
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Early 2003, [[Warmtoe]] released a modified NesterDC 7.1 simply called NesterDC 7.1+ which added support for Dreamcast lightguns.
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[[Scherzo]] updated NesterDC 7.1 and released [[NesterDC SE]] in late 2005 but has been criticized because of it's lack of directory listing for ROMs that are not in SE's master list.
  
 
'''Features:'''
 
'''Features:'''
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*Speed: 98%
 
*Speed: 98%
 
*Sound: 90%
 
*Sound: 90%
 
[http://www.dcemulation.org/files/readme/nesterdc7.1.txt NesterDC 7.1 README file]
 
 
NOTE: DEAD, POINTS TO DCHOMEBREW
 
[http://www.dchomebrew.org/zacmcd/Files/Game_Genie_Codes_NesterDC.zip NesterDC Game Genie codes] (926kb) Thanks to  [http://krypt.dyndns.org:81/dcfactory/index.phtml Krypt] and Captain Skyhawk for the codes!
 
 
[http://dcemulation.org/files/emulators/NesterDC.exe The Best Damned NesterDC Tutorial Ever Written.]  -by burnerO
 
 
A single 2.3mb file that contains the following:
 
 
-NesterDC 6.0 NTSC/PAL
 
 
-A custom written renamer specifically for this that does the following based on the suggestions of Captain Skyhawk
 
 
Removes the .nes extension.
 
 
Replaces underscores with spaces.
 
 
Removes the good codes found inside the () and []
 
 
Trims the file names to 29 characters.
 
 
-Burner's Selfboot application, with the proper Makeiso parameters.
 
 
-GoodNES/GoodWindows preconfigured.
 
 
-Captain Skyhawk's Game Genie Codes and Bitmaps.
 
 
[http://www.dcemulation.org/dl/dl.php3?url=files/needed/JimNESBoot-Nero.zip JimNESBoot Nero version], [http://www.dcemulation.org/dl/dl.php3?url=files/needed/JimNESBoot-DJ.zip JimNESBoot Discjuggler version] - This tool creates a self-booting .nrg or .cdi image. Long file names are supported as well as lower case letters, hyphens, parenthesis, and other non-common characters. This tool is painfully easy as well. Created by UberJim of our forums.
 
 
 
[http://www.dcemulation.org/dl/dl.php3?url=files/emulators/nesterdc-7.1.zip Plain Files]
 
 
[http://www.dcemulation.org/files/emulators/nesterdc-7.1pb.zip Plain Files] Lightgun
 
 
[http://www.dcemulation.org/dl/dl.php3?url=files/emulators/NDC7.1Nero.zip Nero]
 
 
[http://www.dcemulation.com/dl/dl.php3?url=files/emulators/NesterDC7.1DJ.zip Discjuggler]
 
 
[http://www.dcemulation.com/files/sbi2.1/Nester6.0.sbi Selfboot Inducer] GameGenie codes included.
 
  
 
==Older Versions==
 
==Older Versions==
 
* [http://dcemulation.org/1-newsdump/emulators/nesterdc-7.0.zip 7.0 Plain Files]  
 
* [http://dcemulation.org/1-newsdump/emulators/nesterdc-7.0.zip 7.0 Plain Files]  
 
* [http://dcemulation.org/1-newsdump/emulators/nesterdc-7.0.tar.gz 7.0 Source Code]
 
* [http://dcemulation.org/1-newsdump/emulators/nesterdc-7.0.tar.gz 7.0 Source Code]
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* [http://dcemulation.org/files/emulators/NesterDC.exe 6.0 Best Damned Tutorial]
 
* [http://dcemulation.org/1-newsdump/emulators/nesterdc-6.0.zip 6.0 Plain Files]
 
* [http://dcemulation.org/1-newsdump/emulators/nesterdc-6.0.zip 6.0 Plain Files]
 
* [http://dcemulation.org/1-newsdump/emulators/nesterdc-6.0-PAL.zip 6.0 Plain Files PAL]  
 
* [http://dcemulation.org/1-newsdump/emulators/nesterdc-6.0-PAL.zip 6.0 Plain Files PAL]  
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* [http://www.dcemulation.org/dl/dl.pl?files/emulators/nesterdc_v1_nero.zip 1.0 Nero image] - 2/20/01
 
* [http://www.dcemulation.org/dl/dl.pl?files/emulators/nesterdc_v1_nero.zip 1.0 Nero image] - 2/20/01
 
* [http://www.dcemulation.org/dl/dl.pl?files/emulators/nesterdc_v1.zip 1.0 Plain Files] - 2/20/01
 
* [http://www.dcemulation.org/dl/dl.pl?files/emulators/nesterdc_v1.zip 1.0 Plain Files] - 2/20/01
 
 
Developer:  Ken Friece
 
 
Version: <br>
 
Last Updated: 03/14/01
 
 
This awesome Nintendo emulator which contains sound 100% speed and 2 player support. Is another great release in the dcemu scene. This is a port of Nester for pc. There are README files inside the zips for instructions on making cd's.
 
 
Status: 100% Speed all sound works missing a few sound channels.
 

Revision as of 01:25, 27 March 2008

NesterDC
Nester3-4.jpg
Homepage Homepage
Latest Version 7.1
Downloads Plain Files
Plain Files 7.1+
Release Date 12/02/02
Author Takayama Fumihiko
(formerly Ken Friece)
Based on Nester by
Darren Ranalli
Systems Emulated NES, Famicom
Best Available Emulator
For this system(s)?
Yes.
Active No
Refresh Rate Unknown

NesterDC emulates the NES and Famicom. After Ken Friece left the project in late 2001, Takayama Fumihiko took over and implemented save states, game genie codes and better compatibility over the span of the 4.0, 5.0, 6.0 and 7.0 releases. The emulator now features excellent speed and sound emulation and is most notable as being the best [NES] emulator for the Dreamcast.

Early 2003, Warmtoe released a modified NesterDC 7.1 simply called NesterDC 7.1+ which added support for Dreamcast lightguns.

Scherzo updated NesterDC 7.1 and released NesterDC SE in late 2005 but has been criticized because of it's lack of directory listing for ROMs that are not in SE's master list.

Features:

  • GameGenie
  • NNNJester cheatcode support
  • Bilinear filtering
  • Normal save to VMU
  • Savestate to VMU
  • Savestate to DC memory
  • autofire
  • 4 player
  • lightgun support (only in NesterDC+)
  • adjust screen position\size
  • directory support in rom menu
  • fds support
  • customable GUI .. and more.
  • Speed: 98%
  • Sound: 90%

Older Versions