LEARN NESmaker

The best way to start learning the basics of NESmaker is to follow along with this beginner tutorial series.  Download the assets and then follow the video series to go from zero to new 8-bit hero!

Alternatively, watch the playlist on YouTube.

MODULE TUTORIALS

Get started easily creating various genres of games right now. Use the pre-built modules and pre-made assets to wireframe basic projects. 

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MAZE GAME

Aliens have invaded the arcade. Prevent them from stealing all of your quarters in this top down maze game.

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ADVANCED

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ARCADE STYLE PLATFORMER

In this arcade style platformer, navigate your ninja through screen after screen of a dragon infested nightmare.

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TOP DOWN ADVENTURE

It's dangerous to go by yourself in this top down adventure, so pick up your stick and slay some slimes!

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SCROLLING PLATFORMER

Inspired by the scrolling platforming of a particular plumber help this rabbit free the Carrot Kingdom from the evil snails.

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SIMPLE SHMUP

Blast off into hyperspace in this horizontal shmup and rid the universe of an impending extraterrestrial invasion!

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BASIC BRAWLER

The future of law enforcement is in 8-bit...brawl with some baddies in this simple beat-em-up.  

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MEGA-METRO-VANIA

Defend alien world Proxima Centauri b in Star Girl Proxima, a two way scrolling platformer. (art by Giant Evil Robot)

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