Software : VBA Team : VisualBoyAdvance


(as of 7/16/2014)

Software Overview

Main Features

  • Full save state support
  • Joystick support
  • Game Boy Printer emulation
  • Full screen mode
  • Game speed control

VisualBoyAdvance is a free emulator that can be used to play Game Boy games from Game Boy Advance and older, as well as the Super Game Boy and Super Game Boy 2. Development on the project was discontinued in 2005 but a number of different versions have picked up where it left off.

Besides being able to emulate a wide range of Game Boy systems, VisualBoyAdvance also provides many other features to improve your gaming experience. It allows for full save state support so you can save games at any time, even in parts of the game that you wouldn't originally have been able to. There also features that allow you to speed up games, auto-fire keys, and screen capturing.

If you enjoy playing your Game Boy but wish that you could experience it on a bigger screen, VisualBoyAdvance is a great solution to your problem. The extra features it provides will assure that you have an awesome experience playing your favorite classic handheld games on a computer.

Supported File Types

Primary file extension

.GBA – Game Boy Advance ROM

Other file extensions used by VisualBoyAdvance 1

Supported File Types
.AGBGame Boy Advance ROM
.CLTVisualBoyAdvance Cheat List File
.GBGame Boy ROM File
.GBCGame Boy Color ROM
.SA1Game Boy Emulator Save File
.SGBSuper Game Boy ROM File
.SGMVisualBoyAdvance Saved Game
.VMVVisualBoyAdvance Recording

Updated: July 16, 2014