New: Stella Portable 6.5.1 (emulator for Atari 2600 games) Released

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Submitted by John T. Haller on January 29, 2021 - 1:20pm

logoStella Portable has been released. Stella is a multi-platform Atari® 2600 VCS emulator. It's packaged in Format so it can easily integrate with the Platform. And it's open source and completely free.

Update automatically or install from the portable app store in the Platform.


ScreenshotStella is a multi-platform Atari® 2600 VCS emulator. The Atari 2600 Video Computer System (VCS), introduced in 1977, was the most popular home video game system of the early 1980's. Now you can enjoy all of your favorite Atari 2600 games on your PC thanks to Stella!

Learn more about Stella... Installer / Format

Stella Portable is packaged in a Installer so it will automatically detect an existing installation when your drive is plugged in. It supports upgrades by installing right over an existing copy, preserving all settings. And it's in Format, so it automatically works with the Platform including the Menu and Backup Utility.


Stella Portable is available for immediate download from the Stella Portable homepage. Get it today!

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Year not reading about this emulator!!!
I used to download it from EMUCR!

This is a piece of best jewelry! The older guys can remember her early days and the young ones will be able to know how was the first days of videogames, when the lack of resources was largely compensated with criativity.

RaphaelRB - Brazil

PS: The link at top of site pages, saying "New: Stella (Jan 29, 2021)" has a "/nnews/" instead of "/news/", leading to a 404 Error page.

RaphaelRB - Brazil

John T. Haller's picture

Thanks for the heads up.

Sometimes, the impossible can become possible, if you're awesome!