Welcome to Bootleg Games Wiki! A Wiki dedicated to unlicensed and bootleg video games Unlicensed games are games released for mainly 8-bit and bit consoles which aren't licensed or endorsed by the console maker. A bootleg game is a type of unlicensed game produced in breach of someone else's. Master category for all bootleg/unlicensed video games. Bootleg games, sometimes called bootlegs for short and mistakenly called pirated games are.
8 Dec For every successful industry you can name there's usually a seedy, black market underbelly looking to make money through illegal or just downright shady means. In the case of video games, you've got that, and you've also got absolute pariahs creating homebrew versions of their favorite games. 23 Aug Within the greater gaming community there exists a subculture of people obsessed with bootleg games. That is, games that infringe on copyrights in one way or another. Sometimes it's a “so bad it's good” thing, but in a few rare cases a bootleg game is genuinely entertaining. Here's a list of the best ten.