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Some requests have and may not appear on this list

  • Emulator Plausibility List - A semi-speculative list of which systems the Pandora is likely to emulate, along with status of active emulation projects.
  • Closed Source Projects - A list of closed source / commercial projects that have shown interest / disinterest in the Pandora platform.
  • Port Requests - A catch-all thread for all of the "Wouldn't it be cool if Pandora ran XXXX?" posts.

If you have a port request, you may add it to this page. If a developer likes the look of it, it might get picked up. Before adding your request, please follow these steps:

  • Check that your request is not already ported or under development on the Repo or in the forums
  • Determine if the request is viable using this flowchart; if not, move to "improbable"
  • Requests need a link to source code
  • Observe alphabetical and categorical order



Name Game Type Link to Source Remarks
Aero Blaster Side scrolling shooter [1]
Adonthell RPG [2]
Alien Arena FPS [3] old alien movie aesthetic
Angstron 2 FPS [4] runs on Nokia N770, N800, and N810
AnUntitledStory Metroidvania [5] Really nice Metroidvania style adventure game. No sources available, so very unlikely.
Apprentice 2 Card [6]
Area 2048 Shmup [7] Fast-paced arena shooter. Ported by M-HT here, source inside the PND
AssaultCube FPS [8] team oriented multiplayer
Bitfighter Puzzle [9] Now available on the repo 2-D space combat with retro graphics, Robotron-like controls and customizable ships
Blobwars2 TPS [10] aka Blob Wars:Blob And Conquer
Block Attack - Rise of the Blocks BlocksGame [11] Switch with neighbour left/right (also via gravity into gap). Control via keys.
BlueFury ? [12]
bsdgames Terminal-based [13]
bunch of CLI games Terminal-based [14]
BZFlag FPS [15] designed for mouse+keyboard
Cart Life economical simulator [16] (works the open sourced Adventure game studio)
Cube 1 FPS [17] (works with lunixbochs' GL shim)
Cube 2: Sauerbraten FPS [18] Works (and has good framerates) with lunixbochs' GL shim.
Coldest mech [19]
Crack Attack Puzzle [20] inspired by Tetris Attack
ctp2 Strategy [21] Civilization:Call To Power 2
Cubosphere Puzzle [22] Freeware game similar to the PSX game "Kula World" / "Roll Away".Platform independent, written in C++ and using OpenGL, SDL, libjpeg, LUA, GLSL-Shader.
Cytadela FPS [23] Conversion of Amiga FPS created by Virtual Design in mid 1990's. Available here (converted using glshim)
Danger from the Deep ? [24] WW2 German submarine 3d simulation
Dawn RPG [25]
Dash Border Shmup [26] Arena shmup with focus on lots of speed
DTXmania Rhythm [27] Japanese
Egoboo dungeon crawl [28] Available here, using glshim
Emilia Pinball Pinball [29] Uses the Allegro renderer, and should thus be easily portable, according to lunixbochs Ported here using glshim
Elite space shooter [30]
Empty Clip Action-RPG [31]
Fabled Lands App Gamebook [32] Java
Fall of Imiryn RPG [33]
FlightGear Flight sim [34]
Fofix Music [35] Fret on fire fork
FooBillard Sports [36] Port available here, using glshim.
FreeOrion TBS [37] inspired by Master of Orion. Ported here, using glshim.
Free Tennis Sports [38]
Fretris, Moonman ... Puzzle [39] C code games by grumpygnome.8m.com
Funguloids Arcade,Puzzle [40] Need OGRE and probably GL Shaders
Game Of Bases RTS [41] Flash Attack remake
Glest RTS [42]
GNU shogi board [43] computer shogi (gShogi available)
Hedgewars Artillery [44] Worms clone - done, available here: http://repo.openpandora.org/?page=detail&app=hedgewars_ptitseb
Heroes arcade [45] like tron
Heroes of Allacrost RPG [46] Requires GL, glu, openal, lua, sdl_ttf. Done here
Helena The 3rd action-platforming [47] inspired by Blaster Master
IVAN rogue like [48] Excellent rogue like with limb system and wicked humor. In active development again.
iiChantra P.E.A.R. DSO Action, Platform [49] Contra-inspired game with original gameplay and retro-style graphics and music, sequel of iiChantra P.E.A.R.

Previous iiChantra games exist, first part of P.E.A.R. and Halloween version.

Jason Rohrer's public domain games various [50][51] [52] while 4 are ported several more (the newer one) are missing. While fully public domain, donations or buying the content is encouraged
Jack-Claw Action [53]
Kiki the Nano Bot Puzzle [54] mixture of Sokoban and Kula World. Ported here, using glshim
Kollision (from the KDE game pack) Arcade [55] Dodge more and more balls. Desktop control via mouse, desirable if Panda conversion could use nub, dpad or touchscreen.
Kurok FPS [56]
Knyttds Platformer [57]
L-Echo Puzzle [58] Echochrome clone
LinWarrior mech [59]
Lips of Suna dungeon crawl [60]
LOCKJAW puzzle [61] tetris
LordsAWar TBS [62] Warlords II clone
Lunar Lander ? [63] Lunar Lander Clone
Marfitude Music [64] loads a music file and turns it into a level. Graphics coded in SDL
Mario clone platformer [65] Turbo Pascal 5.5 /7.0 should compile in Freepascal
M.A.R.S. shmup [66] Available here, using glshim
Masashikun Hi Arcade [67] stick figure olympics from Kenta Cho (ABA Games)
Megamek TBS [68]
MegaZeux Arcade [69] game creation system. Available here
Micropolis City sim [70] sim city
Microwar Arcade [71] Space Invaders clone in the cruel world of micro-compter industry
Monospace Shooter [72]
MotoGT Racing [73] motorcycles. Available here, using glshim
Mu-cade shmup [74] from Kenta Cho (ABA Games)
Netrek Star Trek themed battle sim [75]
Neverball Puzzle [76] similar to Super Monkey Ball. Ported here with glshim, but some levels are still too slow (physics calculation issues)
Nikki and the Robots platformer [77]
Nimuh Puzzle [78] based in the "Theseus and the Minotaur Mazes"
NPRQuake FPS [79] Non-PhotoRealistic rendering of GLQuake. Port available here, using glshim.
Oolite space sim [80] Available here, ported using glshim
Open Invaders Arcade [81] Another Space Invaders clone, as Classic Invaders (from the repo) is not enough arcade/action like. Would prefer even something better than Open Invaders.
open-ig RTS [82] Java clone of "Imperium Galactica" by Digital Reality
openBVE Train sim [83]
OpenDungeons RTS [84] Dungeon Keeper clone
Paraball Sports [85] Simple volleyball game.uses Fenix
Pax Britannica RTS [86]
Performous Music [87] Karaokee,Guitar,drum,DDR
Pioneer Space Sim space sim [88] A game of lonely space adventure. Needs GL Shaders.
Privateer Gemini Gold space sim [89] patterned after original Wing Commander Privateer and uses Vegastrike engine
Pseudoform FPS [90] portal clone
Race For The Galaxy AI Board [91] Probably needs minor UI tweaks for everything to fit. Ported here by Canceco
Red Eclipse FPS [92] uses cube2 engine
Rogue Survivour zombie rogue like [93] [94]
S.C.O.U.R.G.E. Heroes of Lesser Renown RPG [95] 3D rogue-like
Scorched3D Artillery [96] based on Scorched Earth, ported here using glshim.
Secret Maryo Chronicles Platformer [97] ported here using glshim.
Shadowgrounds action [98] Shadowgrounds" and "Shadowgrounds: Survivor
Simulate (a Simon clone) Memory, Puzzle [99] Python PyGame library
Skulltag fps [100] doom with multiplayer focus
Sleep Is Death RPG [101] 2 player only
Smash Battle Platformer [102]
Smokin'Guns FPS [103] Use idTech3 engine. Available here, source of gles port
Soulfu RPG [104] port attempt was unsuccessful. Available here, see here for details
SpaceTrader FPS,Strategy [105]
Speed Dreams Racing [106] TORCS fork
Summoning Wars RPG [107] port should be possible, main issue is some excessive memory use
Sunbeam RPG [108] Abandoned project for the gp32
Strange Adventure in infinite space space roguelike [109]
Tester Phase One Shmup [110] Vertical shmup
Thunder&Lightning Flight sim [111]
T.o.M.E. RPG [112]
Torus Trooper shmup [113] Gyruss like tube shooter with focus on speed from Kenta Cho (ABA Games)
Trackballs Puzzle [114] available here, using glshim
Tremulous FPS+RTS [115]
UFO:AI TBS [116] Available on the repo here: [117], sourcecode of GLES port here: [118]
Ultimate Stunts Racing [119] 3D Racing with focus on settings times and making tracks. Available here using glshim.
Vertigo arcade [120]
violetland shooter [121] top down
Warlock's Gauntlet shooter [122]
Warsow FPS [123] requirements similar to Quake 3. Available here, using glshim
WFTO Strategy [124] NBKE fork
Wok Arcade [125] ball tossing game from Kenta Cho (ABA Games)
World of Padman FPS [126] creative death-match weapons and models. On the repo here: [127], sources of the GLES port here: [128]
Xonotic FPS [129] Nexuiz fork lightweight version
Yoda Soccer Sports [130] gameplay and style of Sensible World of Soccer (a.k.a. SWOS)
ZEQ2 Lite Fighting [131] A beta is available here
Z-LOCK Shmup [132] Vertical shmup with focus on lock-on mechanic


Name System Link to Source Remarks
B-EM BBC Micro [133] Compiling B-em 2.1+ for Linux, GP2X port
Mini vMac Macintosh Plus [134] There is an ARM Linux binary available, and I did get it to run on the Pandora quite smoothly, but I have no means to put it into a PND.
Reality Boy Virtual Boy [135] Runs, but slow and without sound in linux :( - Needs Allegro
TwoMbit Sega Master System [136]
Uzem Uzebox [137]

Game Engines

Name Engine Type Link to Source Remarks
Colditz Escape Escape From Colditz [138]
Doomsday Doom, Heretic and Hexen [139]
DreamZZT ZZT interpreter [140]
ezQuake Quakeworld [141] QuakeWorld client
FIFE Isometric [142] Ported and can be found in the Unknown Horizon PND [143], but only with SDL backend
Freeprince Prince of Persia [144]
FreeRA Command&Conquer/Red Alert [145]
FSOpen FreeSpace 2 [146] FreeSpace and FreeSpace 2 were ported using different code base. The Babylon Project use FS2Open 3.70
lwjgl Input,Sound,Graphics [147] Requires compilation of native library->OGL2.0 wrappers needed. Minecraft launcher use lwjgl 2.91 combined with glshim
Newton Game Dynamics Physics [148] Demos are being ported from MFC to Qt
Novashell Lua-based 2D Game/Creation [149] Author interested in Pandora
OpenDarkEngine Dark Engine [151]
OpenMOHAA FPS [152] Medal of Honor: Allied Assault
openmw The Elder Scrolls III: Morrowind [153]
PONScripter visual novel [154] Proportional-OnScripter a heavy modified fork of ONScripter-EN that is deliberately backwards-incompatible with ONScripter-EN.

Narcissu: Side 2nd was ported to this engine.

Roger M wilcox' adventures Adventures [155] .net ports of old TRS-80 adventures
SLUDGE 2D Adventure creation [156] Engine ported and available inside the Out of Order PND.
Sphere Game Creation [157]
Syntensity multiplayer 3D [158]
TA3D Total Annihilation remake [159] Ported, available here
X-Ray Engine 1.5 and 1.6 [160] [161] [162]
Zod Zod Recreation with multiplayer focus [163] Ported here by commander-beef

Other programs

Name App Type Link to Source Remarks
Aldrin MIDI Sequencer [164]
Ardour DAW [165]
Art of Illusion 3D modeling [166] Java
BlueGriffon WYSIWYG web editor [167]
Calligra Suite office [168] koffice fork
Celestia space simulation [169]
Clementine Music Manager [170] Amarok 1.4 forked+ported to Qt4 and GStreamer
Dropbox File Management [171] There is a shell script to upload, download, delete and list files from Dropbox.
Ease presentation [172]
Freecad 3D CAD modeler [173]
FreeSpeak translator [174]
Gajim Instant messaging [175]
Gcstar library management [176]
Gnash flash [177]
Gnome Disk Utility Manage storage devices - format, partition, file system check, benchmark test, etc [178] If Pandora users want to compare SD card speeds, benchmark tests only make sense on the target device (the Pandora itself). I propose to port this one, as it has all necessary functions in an easy interface. --Porg 00:14, 19 July 2011 (CEST)
Gnomeradio Radio [179] Gnomeradio is a FM-radio tuner for the GNOME desktop (version 1 and 2). It should work with every FM tuner card that is supported by video4linux.
Gnote notetaking [180] c++ tomboy clone
GnoTime TODO list/diary/journal [181]
GNU Radio Radio [182] GNU Radio is a free software toolkit for learning about, building, and deploying software-defined radio systems. Version needed: 3.5.1 or higher.
Gnucap Circuit Simulation [183] General purpose circuit simulator. It performs nonlinear dc and transient analyses, fourier analysis, and ac analysis.
Gobby Collaborative editor [184]
GoogSysTray System tray [185]
Gramps Genealogical research [186]
Gtrainer Health [187]
Gummi WYSIWYG LATEX editor [188] Live preview pane for document
gwibber microblogging client [189]
Handbrake video transcoder [190]
HTTrack Offline reader/Web crawler [191]
Hydrogen drum machine [192]
Jokosher multi-track studio [193]
Kazam screen capture [194]
Kismet network detector,packet sniffer,intrusion detection [195]
Kolourpaint Pixel graphics editor [196]
KStars Desktop Planetarium Software [197]
KToon 2D Animation [198] Port requires gui changes
LilyPond Musical Score Editor & Engraver [199]
Maemo Mapper geographical mapping [200] designed for 800 × 480
Marble digital globe [201]
Maxima Math [202]
Miro Internet television [203]
Mixxx DJ mixing software [204] Dependencies. There is an 800x480 skin called Outline.
Mosaic-CK browser [205] NCSA Mosaic
MySQL Workbench MySql Database Tools (remote DB administration) [206]
Nathive image editor [207]
OpenAstro.org natal chart generator [208]
Open-rp Remote Play [209] Remotely play PS3
OpenShot movie editor [210]
PCB printed circuit board editor [211]
puddletag audio tag editor [212]
Qucs Circuit Simulation [213] Qucs is an integrated circuit simulator which means you are able to setup a circuit with a graphical user interface (GUI) and simulate the large-signal, small-signal and noise behaviour of the circuit. After that simulation has finished you can view the simulation results on a presentation page or window. Uses QT.
RedNotebook Diary/Journal [214]
Recipe Manager Recipe Manager [215]
Rosegarden sequencer, score editor, composition and editing [216]
Rubrica address book [217]
scribus page layout [218]
Shotwell photo manager [219]
Stellarium Virtual Planetarium [220] Available here
TangoGPS GPS [221] Anstrom Repo pandora
Tilda Quake style terminal [222]
Tor Anonymity network [223]
Traverso DAW Multitrack audio recording & editing [224]
TuxGuitar multitrack guitar tablature editor & player [225]
Zynaddsubfx Software Synthesizer [226]


programs with available source code that are unlikely to be ported

Name App Type Link to Source Reason
0AD RTS [227] high System requirements
Ardentryst Action-RPG [228] high System requirements
Arx Fatalis Action-RPG [229] Done here. Sources here
Capitán Sevilla Platformer [230] Done here. Runs fine with minimum detail.
Dolphin Gamecube Emulator [231] high System requirements
Homeworld space RTS [232] high System requirements. Done, beta available here
Pcsx 2 PS2 Emulator [233] high system requirements
Penumbra Survival Horror [234] high System requirements
PlaneShift MMORPG [235] requires to much ram
Revenge of the Titans RTS [236] see License. A beta launcher is available here, but is too slow.
VDrift Racing [237] high System requirements. Done, available here
Xdriller Arcade [238] Requires Ogre3D
Zero Ballistics FPS/tank [239] high System requirements