Console Classix

Console Classix

Average User Rating:
3.9
out of 125 votes

Quick Specs

  • Version:
    4.29
  • Total Downloads:
    1,722,365
  • Date Added:
    Oct. 02, 2011
  • Price:
    Free to try (Some features disabled); $5.99 to buy
  • File Size:
    12.67MB
  • Downloads Last Week:
    25
  • Platform:
    Windows

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5 stars

"Addictive."

July 01, 2011  |  By sabsie1121

 |  Version: Console Classix 4.22

Pros

Despite all the newer games that are out, the best ones are still the classics from Atari and Nintendo. Anyone who grew up in the 70's or 80's knows it. This is a chance to relive all the classics.

Cons

Loading and saving games varies depending on the system, but it's not rocket science to figure out. Just a minor inconvenience.

Summary

Well worth your time, and well worth the additional charge to get the extra gaming systems. If that's what it takes to keep this site up and running, then so be it.

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2 stars

"so THAT'S why I didn't keep my Atari"

December 30, 2010  |  By promytius

 |  Version: Console Classix 4.22

Pros

lots of old really, really old classics

Cons

Really really old! The graphics are just ancient - EGA quality; horrible, if you've been away from your Pong for too long.

Summary

Interesting and a little disturbing trip down memory lane - we actually thought these games were good, back in the day! Visually I just can't go back. I run an SLI 4 quad machine, and these had me groaning; but hey, some of them actually use ALL 16 colors!
This was a greet-and-delete for me. For nostalgia buffs, this may satisfy you.

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4 stars

"good an fair"

December 03, 2010  |  By sweetpeee

 |  Version: Console Classix 4.22

Pros

the speed good

Cons

how it looks

Summary

on of ma alltime fav

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5 stars

"good thanks for telling me this ;)"

July 31, 2010  |  By karan123karan123

 |  Version: Console Classix 4.15

Pros

that is awesome please do this again and again

Cons

nothing i like everytjing

Summary

because in other system there is not this thanks for giving this

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1 stars

"crippleware, borderline malware. install at own risk"

March 28, 2010  |  By LANth3r

 |  Version: Console Classix 4.15

Pros

none, really

Cons

you don't actually get the games, you get the client to stream content from their server
nag screens
possibility of remote code execution

Summary

it is not a game. it is a client-side app to stream games from their vastly underpowered, overused server. if their server goes down, you are left with an entirely useless piece of software.

the way it runs the games presents gaping security holes; remote code execution through this would be easy.

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3 stars

"havent figured it out yet"

March 27, 2010  |  By jamie7575

 |  Version: Console Classix 4.15

Pros

I can play old games for free

Cons

nothing as of yet

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3 stars

"Recent updates are worse, not better."

March 05, 2010  |  By ajfweb

 |  Version: Console Classix 4.15

Pros

Free, easy to use, wide library of games at the touch of a button.

Cons

Poor interface, nag screens, game info removed and replaced with low-quality screenshots.

Summary

Needs improvement.

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1 stars

"a bunch of emulators with a price tag."

January 25, 2010  |  By wolfennights

 |  Version: Console Classix 3.8

Pros

nice selection.

Cons

I could download the same emulators and games from Zophar.net for free.

Summary

I look in the program files and see visualboyadvance, znes, and nester in there. I'm sure console classix didn't code them, so I don't think it's right that they're having people pay to use something that can be found for free from the people who actually made it. Not to mention that all these "games" (or roms) can be found through Google, except you don't need a subscription, it stays on your computer, and there is no "other people are playing, plz try later." bs.

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5 stars

"Makes a pretty good NES"

December 23, 2009  |  By Opa-Loka

 |  Version: Console Classix 4.14

Pros

This version is smoother than the the others were. No color glitches; not as much sputtering...

Cons

I might as well pay the $60 for the whole thing...

Summary

Buy it. It's worth it, and you don't need to look around for a store full of old consoles.

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5 stars

"This new version is the best so far"

December 10, 2009  |  By Opa-Loka

 |  Version: Console Classix 4.13

Pros

Great game emulation. Easier to use than MAME. Doesn't stutter as much as it once did. Great interface.

Cons

I have to pay more to get more games, but this is a minor quibble.

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Full Specifications

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What's new in version 4.29
Version 4.29 includes a number of minor bug fixes to the login and update systems.
General
Publisher ConsoleClassix
Publisher web site http://www.consoleclassix.com
Release Date October 02, 2011
Date Added October 02, 2011
Version 4.29
Category
Category Games
Subcategory Arcade Games
Operating Systems
Operating Systems Windows 7, Windows 2000, Windows Vista, Windows 2003, Windows XP, Windows
Additional Requirements None
Download Information
File Size 12.67MB
File Name consoleclassixsetup.exe
Popularity
Total Downloads 1,722,365
Downloads Last Week 25
Pricing
License Model Free to try
Limitations Some features disabled
Price $5.99

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