Play NES Games in a JAVA Emulator

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If you’re running the latest version of Google Chrome, web pages with embedded Java applets (like this NES Game Emulator) no longer work without installing the free JAVA extension. Scroll down towards bottom of this page or click here to learn how to install the CheerpJ Applet Runner Chrome Extension. Once installed you will be able to enjoy your favorite NES Games running in JAVA. This NES JAVA emulator runs games smoother and faster than our default HTML5 emulator. This java nintendo emulator supports sound, but is not compatible with mobile devices.

Batman Returns JAVA NES Video Game Emulator

This game will take around 20 – 30 seconds to load, but it is worth it!

To play you must install the Java system or Java Chrome Extension.

Instructions: Once game loads in java applet, click on the Game Window and hit the ENTER key to start the game. X and Z are main buttons. Arrow keys to move.

How to Install and Use the free CheerpJ JAVA Applet Runner Chrome Extension

The CheerpJ extension for Chrome lets you run Java applets (like this NES Emulator) inside of the Chrome browser, without even having to install Java on your computer.

Install the CheerpJ Applet Runner Chrome extension. Once installed, the extension appears as a shield icon in the Chrome toolbar.

When you visit a page with a Java applet, select the CheerpJ icon, then select Run Applets to enable the Java applets on the applets

Once enabled, you’ll see the JAVA Game Emulator run inside your Chrome browser.

NOTE: The CheerpJ Java Chrome applet extension may take a little longer to load the game. Be patient. If you have the extension installed and set to RUN Applets, the game will load.