Difference between revisions of "List of notable NES ports and remakes"

From Emulation General Wiki
Jump to navigation Jump to search
m (Stubbing for now. Might mark for deletion soon if nothing's added; this can fit on the main page without issue.)
(Updated list with more details and added a few more ports for the listed games)
Line 1: Line 1:
NES games sometimes suffered from slowdown, and sprite flickering.
+
NES games sometimes suffered from slowdown and sprite flickering.
 
{| class="wikitable"
 
{| class="wikitable"
 
! scope="col" style="text-align: center;"|Name
 
! scope="col" style="text-align: center;"|Name
 
! scope="col" style="text-align: center;"|PCE
 
! scope="col" style="text-align: center;"|PCE
 
! scope="col" style="text-align: center;"|SNES
 
! scope="col" style="text-align: center;"|SNES
! scope="col" style="text-align: center;"| PS1
+
! scope="col" style="text-align: center;"|PS1
 
! scope="col" style="text-align: center;"|GC
 
! scope="col" style="text-align: center;"|GC
 
! scope="col" style="text-align: center;"|PS2
 
! scope="col" style="text-align: center;"|PS2
Line 13: Line 13:
 
! scope="col" style="text-align: center;"|Notes
 
! scope="col" style="text-align: center;"|Notes
 
|-
 
|-
| style="text-align: center;"|Mega Man 1
+
| style="text-align: center;"|Mega Man
 
| style="text-align: center;"|
 
| style="text-align: center;"|
 
| style="text-align: center;"|
 
| style="text-align: center;"|
 
| style="text-align: center;"|✓
 
| style="text-align: center;"|✓
| style="text-align: center;"| ✓
+
| style="text-align: center;"|
 
| style="text-align: center;"|✓
 
| style="text-align: center;"|✓
 
| style="text-align: center;"|
 
| style="text-align: center;"|
Line 24: Line 24:
 
| style="text-align: center;"|✓ (R)
 
| style="text-align: center;"|✓ (R)
 
| style="text-align: center;"|
 
| style="text-align: center;"|
PS1: Slowdown fixed,
+
PS1: Slowdown fixed, original and (some) arranged music, many extra options; Japan only
 +
 
 +
GC: Slowdown fixed, some extra options, bad controls, messed-up sound effects in first-run copies
  
PS2: Input lag
+
PS2: Slowdown fixed, original and (some) arranged music, some extra options, input lag
  
 
PSP: Full 3D remake
 
PSP: Full 3D remake
 
|-
 
|-
| style="text-align: center;"|Mega Man 2-6
+
| style="text-align: center;"|Mega Man 2-3
 
| style="text-align: center;"|
 
| style="text-align: center;"|
 
| style="text-align: center;"|
 
| style="text-align: center;"|
 +
| style="text-align: center;"|✓
 +
| style="text-align: center;"|✓
 +
| style="text-align: center;"|✓
 
| style="text-align: center;"|
 
| style="text-align: center;"|
 
| style="text-align: center;"|
 
| style="text-align: center;"|
Line 38: Line 43:
 
| style="text-align: center;"|
 
| style="text-align: center;"|
 
| style="text-align: center;"|
 
| style="text-align: center;"|
 +
PS1: Slowdown fixed, original and (some) arranged music, many extra options; Japan only
 +
 +
GC: Slowdown fixed, some extra options, bad controls
 +
 +
PS2: Slowdown fixed, original and (some) arranged music, some extra options, input lag
 +
|-
 +
| style="text-align: center;"|Mega Man 4-5
 
| style="text-align: center;"|
 
| style="text-align: center;"|
 
| style="text-align: center;"|
 
| style="text-align: center;"|
 +
| style="text-align: center;"|✓
 +
| style="text-align: center;"|✓
 +
| style="text-align: center;"|✓
 
| style="text-align: center;"|
 
| style="text-align: center;"|
PS1: Slowdown fixed,
+
| style="text-align: center;"|
 +
| style="text-align: center;"|
 +
| style="text-align: center;"|
 +
| style="text-align: center;"|
 +
PS1: Slowdown fixed, original and arranged music, many extra options; Japan only
  
PS2: Input lag
+
GC: Slowdown fixed, some extra options, bad controls
 +
 
 +
PS2: Slowdown fixed, original and arranged music, some extra options, input lag
 
|-
 
|-
| style="text-align: center;"|Super Mario Bros 1-3
+
| style="text-align: center;"|Mega Man 6
 +
| style="text-align: center;"|
 
| style="text-align: center;"|
 
| style="text-align: center;"|
 
| style="text-align: center;"|✓
 
| style="text-align: center;"|✓
 +
| style="text-align: center;"|✓
 +
| style="text-align: center;"|✓
 +
| style="text-align: center;"|
 +
| style="text-align: center;"|
 +
| style="text-align: center;"|
 
| style="text-align: center;"|
 
| style="text-align: center;"|
 
| style="text-align: center;"|
 
| style="text-align: center;"|
 +
PS1: Slowdown fixed, original and arranged music, extra options; Japan only
 +
 +
GC: Slowdown fixed, extra options, bad controls
 +
 +
PS2: Slowdown fixed, original and (improperly implemented) arranged music, extra options, input lag
 +
|-
 +
| style="text-align: center;"|Super Mario Bros./The Lost Levels
 
| style="text-align: center;"|
 
| style="text-align: center;"|
 +
| style="text-align: center;"|✓
 
| style="text-align: center;"|
 
| style="text-align: center;"|
 
| style="text-align: center;"|
 
| style="text-align: center;"|
 
| style="text-align: center;"|
 
| style="text-align: center;"|
 +
| style="text-align: center;"|✓
 
| style="text-align: center;"|
 
| style="text-align: center;"|
| style="text-align: center;"|Improved graphics/music
+
| style="text-align: center;"|
 +
| style="text-align: center;"|
 +
| style="text-align: center;"|
 +
SNES: Improved graphics/music, saving, inaccurate physics
 +
 
 +
GBC: Saving, Vs. multiplayer, a large suite of bonus features, smaller screen size
 +
|-
 +
| style="text-align: center;"|Super Mario Bros. 2
 +
| style="text-align: center;"|
 +
| style="text-align: center;"|✓
 +
| style="text-align: center;"|
 +
| style="text-align: center;"|
 +
| style="text-align: center;"|
 +
| style="text-align: center;"|
 +
| style="text-align: center;"|✓
 +
| style="text-align: center;"|
 +
| style="text-align: center;"|
 +
| style="text-align: center;"|
 +
Improved graphics/music, saving
 +
 
 +
GBA Only: Decreased difficulty, extra gameplay mode, smaller screen size
 +
|-
 +
| style="text-align: center;"|Super Mario Bros. 3
 +
| style="text-align: center;"|
 +
| style="text-align: center;"|✓
 +
| style="text-align: center;"|
 +
| style="text-align: center;"|
 +
| style="text-align: center;"|
 +
| style="text-align: center;"|
 +
| style="text-align: center;"|✓
 +
| style="text-align: center;"|
 +
| style="text-align: center;"|
 +
| style="text-align: center;"|
 +
Improved graphics/music, saving
 +
 
 +
GBA Only: e-Reader support, replays, smaller screen size
 
|-
 
|-
| style="text-align: center;"|Zelda II
+
| style="text-align: center;"|Zelda II: The Adventure of Link
 
| style="text-align: center;"|
 
| style="text-align: center;"|
 
| style="text-align: center;"|
 
| style="text-align: center;"|
Line 69: Line 140:
 
| style="text-align: center;"|Seizure effect removed
 
| style="text-align: center;"|Seizure effect removed
 
|-
 
|-
| style="text-align: center;"|Zelda
+
| style="text-align: center;"|The Legend of Zelda
 
| style="text-align: center;"|
 
| style="text-align: center;"|
 
| style="text-align: center;"|
 
| style="text-align: center;"|
Line 106: Line 177:
 
| style="text-align: center;"|
 
| style="text-align: center;"|
 
| style="text-align: center;"|
 
| style="text-align: center;"|
| style="text-align: center;"|JP only, better graphics, music.
+
| style="text-align: center;"|Improved graphics/music; Japan only
 
|-
 
|-
 
| style="text-align: center;"|Ninja Gaiden
 
| style="text-align: center;"|Ninja Gaiden
Line 119: Line 190:
 
| style="text-align: center;"|
 
| style="text-align: center;"|
 
| style="text-align: center;"|
 
| style="text-align: center;"|
PCE: Improved graphics, new music
+
PCE: Updated graphics (but poor use of scrolling), new music; Japan only
  
SNES: Improved graphics/music
+
SNES: Increased palettes, updated music based on OST
 
|-
 
|-
| style="text-align: center;"|Ninja Gaiden II
+
| style="text-align: center;"|Ninja Gaiden II: The Dark Sword of Chaos
 
| style="text-align: center;"|
 
| style="text-align: center;"|
 
| style="text-align: center;"|✓
 
| style="text-align: center;"|✓
Line 134: Line 205:
 
| style="text-align: center;"|
 
| style="text-align: center;"|
 
| style="text-align: center;"|
 
| style="text-align: center;"|
 +
SNES: Increased palettes, updated music based on OST
 
|-
 
|-
| style="text-align: center;"|Ninja Gaiden III
+
| style="text-align: center;"|Ninja Gaiden III: The Ancient Ship of Doom
 
| style="text-align: center;"|
 
| style="text-align: center;"|
 
| style="text-align: center;"|✓
 
| style="text-align: center;"|✓
Line 146: Line 218:
 
| style="text-align: center;"|
 
| style="text-align: center;"|
 
| style="text-align: center;"|
 
| style="text-align: center;"|
 +
SNES: Increased palettes, removal of parallax scrolling and other effects, updated music based on OST, difficulty based on Japanese version
 
|-
 
|-
 
| style="text-align: center;"|Kirby's Adventure
 
| style="text-align: center;"|Kirby's Adventure
Line 157: Line 230:
 
| style="text-align: center;"|
 
| style="text-align: center;"|
 
| style="text-align: center;"|
 
| style="text-align: center;"|
| style="text-align: center;"|Full remake with improved graphics and sound. Includes new features and, seemingly, different physics.
+
| style="text-align: center;"|
 +
GBA: Full remake with updated graphics and sound. Includes new features and, seemingly, different physics.
 +
 
 +
3DS: Slowdown and flickering fixed, 3D feature added
 
|-
 
|-
 
| style="text-align: center;"|Final Fantasy 1 + 2
 
| style="text-align: center;"|Final Fantasy 1 + 2
Line 171: Line 247:
 
| style="text-align: center;"|✓ (R)
 
| style="text-align: center;"|✓ (R)
 
| style="text-align: center;"|
 
| style="text-align: center;"|
PSX: Adds an easy mode
+
PS1: Updated graphics, easy mode
  
 
GBA, PSP: Original difficulty level removed
 
GBA, PSP: Original difficulty level removed

Revision as of 20:29, 26 January 2015

NES games sometimes suffered from slowdown and sprite flickering.

Name PCE SNES PS1 GC PS2 GBC GBA NDS PSP Notes
Mega Man ✓ (R)

PS1: Slowdown fixed, original and (some) arranged music, many extra options; Japan only

GC: Slowdown fixed, some extra options, bad controls, messed-up sound effects in first-run copies

PS2: Slowdown fixed, original and (some) arranged music, some extra options, input lag

PSP: Full 3D remake

Mega Man 2-3

PS1: Slowdown fixed, original and (some) arranged music, many extra options; Japan only

GC: Slowdown fixed, some extra options, bad controls

PS2: Slowdown fixed, original and (some) arranged music, some extra options, input lag

Mega Man 4-5

PS1: Slowdown fixed, original and arranged music, many extra options; Japan only

GC: Slowdown fixed, some extra options, bad controls

PS2: Slowdown fixed, original and arranged music, some extra options, input lag

Mega Man 6

PS1: Slowdown fixed, original and arranged music, extra options; Japan only

GC: Slowdown fixed, extra options, bad controls

PS2: Slowdown fixed, original and (improperly implemented) arranged music, extra options, input lag

Super Mario Bros./The Lost Levels

SNES: Improved graphics/music, saving, inaccurate physics

GBC: Saving, Vs. multiplayer, a large suite of bonus features, smaller screen size

Super Mario Bros. 2

Improved graphics/music, saving

GBA Only: Decreased difficulty, extra gameplay mode, smaller screen size

Super Mario Bros. 3

Improved graphics/music, saving

GBA Only: e-Reader support, replays, smaller screen size

Zelda II: The Adventure of Link ✓ (E) Seizure effect removed
The Legend of Zelda ✓ (E) Grammar improved
Crystalis Reduced screen size, new features

River City Ransom

(Downtown Nekketsu Monogatari)

Improved graphics/music; Japan only
Ninja Gaiden

PCE: Updated graphics (but poor use of scrolling), new music; Japan only

SNES: Increased palettes, updated music based on OST

Ninja Gaiden II: The Dark Sword of Chaos

SNES: Increased palettes, updated music based on OST

Ninja Gaiden III: The Ancient Ship of Doom

SNES: Increased palettes, removal of parallax scrolling and other effects, updated music based on OST, difficulty based on Japanese version

Kirby's Adventure ✓ (R)

GBA: Full remake with updated graphics and sound. Includes new features and, seemingly, different physics.

3DS: Slowdown and flickering fixed, 3D feature added

Final Fantasy 1 + 2

✓ (R) ✓ (R)

PS1: Updated graphics, easy mode

GBA, PSP: Original difficulty level removed

Final Fantasy 3 Full 3D remake.