Retroman - Retro game emulator 4+

The premium NES game emulator‪!‬

Konstantinos Papadakis

    • 4.5 • 32 Ratings
    • Free
    • Offers In-App Purchases



Relive the golden age of 8-bit gaming with Retroman on your iPhone or iPad!
Enjoy seamless virtual controls and an advanced engine that delivers smooth gameplay with minimal lag and optimized audio rendering for an authentic retro experience. Retroman supports all mappers, unlocking the entire NES library at your fingertips.


• Full NES emulation mapper support
• High-precision virtual controls
• Gamepad support
• iCloud sync for saved states
• Lightning-fast emulation for smooth gameplay
• Customizable video & audio settings

How to load games:

1. Browse and find legal NES ROM games (.nes files).
2. Save the ROM files to your device in the Files app.
3. Open Retroman and browse to locate the saved ROM files, then tap on the game you want to load.
Alternatively, use the "Open In" feature to load ROMs directly into Retroman from other iOS apps.

*** Important notices: Retroman is in no way affiliated with Nintendo or any other game console manufacturers, game developers, or publishers. The name "Nintendo" and all associated game console names are registered trademarks of Nintendo Co., Ltd. All other trademarks, logos, and copyrights are the property of their respective owners.
This emulator is intended for use with games that the user legally owns. We do not condone piracy and are not responsible for any illegal use of the emulator. ***

What’s New

Version 2.2.1

You asked, we listened! This update is packed with fan-favorite features:

• ZIP file support: Instantly play NES ROMs from ZIP files!
• Expanded language support: Now featuring Chinese language for Taiwan and Hong Kong!
• Audio control overhaul: Separate toggles for in-game audio and app sounds.
• Sleek UI updates: Enjoy a smoother, more responsive interface.
• Turbocharged performance: Experience faster load times and smoother gameplay.

We're thrilled to bring these improvements to enhance your retro gaming adventure. Your feedback drives our passion - keep it coming!

Ratings and Reviews

4.5 out of 5
32 Ratings

32 Ratings

BurritoFridays ,

Nicely done.

I appreciate the little retro touches like the TV static on screen before you load a rom. Additionally, the non-emulator UI I nicely done and the emulation itself is solid.

Great work!

Developer Response ,

Thank you for your feedback! We're glad you enjoy the retro touches, UI design, and emulation quality. Your insights are invaluable for Retroman's ongoing improvement. We're always open to suggestions for future updates. Enjoy your gaming!

Robertsnes ,

Outstanding emulator

Thank you for making this nes emulator, I love the retro themes. I would recommend adding cheat code support, support zip files, shaders, and fast forward in the future. Cheers!

Developer Response ,

Thank you for your kind words and suggestions! We're thrilled you're enjoying Retroman's retro themes. All the recommended points are great ideas. We're always looking to enhance the app, and user feedback like yours is invaluable for guiding future updates. Thanks for your support!

prin-ce25 ,


I couldn’t load super Mario 3

Developer Response ,

Thank you for your feedback. The issue may be with your specific ROM file. we've released an update (v2.1.1) which fixes crashes on certain NES mappers. Please update and try again. If you're still having issues please contact our support team.

App Privacy

The developer, Konstantinos Papadakis, indicated that the app’s privacy practices may include handling of data as described below. For more information, see the developer’s privacy policy.

Data Used to Track You

The following data may be used to track you across apps and websites owned by other companies:

  • Identifiers

Data Linked to You

The following data may be collected and linked to your identity:

  • Identifiers
  • Usage Data

Data Not Linked to You

The following data may be collected but it is not linked to your identity:

  • Location
  • Diagnostics

Privacy practices may vary, for example, based on the features you use or your age. Learn More


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