List of 3DS homebrew applications

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Media players

Title Description Author
3DAmnesic Video player (POC) Lectem
3DSurfer Wav player, written with LPP. Rinnegatamante
3ds-theoraplayer POC example video player for the 3ds using libtheora + citro2d. Oreo639
3ds-vgmstream A port of vgmstream for the 3ds with a simple text based player TricksterGuy
blargSPC Plays SPC files. DiscostewSM
ctrmus A music player supporting wav, aiff, flac, opus and mp3. deltabeard
Libcwav A 3ds library to play BCWAV files. mariohackandglitch
NintenBrew Video New Nintendo Video App For Modded 3DS Consoles MegaMemeMan
OGG Vorbis Player OGG Vorbis player for 3DS. machinamentum
RipEX 3DS Anime viewer. darkxex
Tangerine A work-in-progress music player for the Nintendo 3DS and Nintendo Switch. tesnos
Video player for 3DS Motion jpeg, MPEG4, H.264, H.265. Core-2-Extreme


Title Description Author
00Text Open Source text editor with an old mobile phone like keyboard. K0ryan
3DeMore Reset the usage count for demos. Kyraminol
3dfetch Displays various information about your Nintendo 3DS in pretty colors. aliceinpalth
3DS Ebook Reader Nintendo 3DS eBook Reader. reworks
3DS HomeMenu extdata Tool Tool for accessing the SD extdata which Home Menu uses. This essentially allows writing custom themes to extdata which get loaded at Home Menu startup. yellows8
3DS Motion 3DS Paint with added Stop-Motion animation support. norips
3DS Multi Hex Easy menu customization. Metab
3DS Paint Drawing program. AlbertoSONIC
3DS Quick Reboot Reboots the Nintendo 3DS console. AlbertoSONIC
3DS Quick Reboot by Asellus Quickly reboot your 3DS. Asellus
3DS Quick Shutdown by thedax Shut down your 3DS. thedax
3DS Quick Shutdown by Asellus Quickly power off your 3DS without using power button. Asellus
3DS Remote Desktop Stream Windows computer's screen to 3DS and send 3DS input to Windows. Retrozelda
3DS Wifi Toggle Turn Wifi on or off. thedax
3DS-PluginsFolder This program will allow you to create folders for all Titles ID on the directory sdmc:/plugin/. Klairm
3DSafe In-NAND PIN lock for 3DS. mashers
3DSBank "Nintendo 3DS" folder selector. RocketRobz
3DSController Use your 3DS console as Windows controller (sends data to keyboard, joypad and mouse). CTurt
3DShell A multi purpose file manager, heavily inspired by the CyanogenMod/LineageOS file manager. joel16
3DSync Upload your saves to a cloud/pc/another 3ds locally. Kyraminol
3DText Simple text file viewer. DarkFlare69
3input A 3DS Input Viewer/Monitor. PhlexPlexico
Alarm Clock A basic alarm clock. 730
ami² Amiibo Duplicator. moriczgergo
amibac An Amiibo backup homebrew. moriczgergo
Anemone3DS A theme and boot splash manager for the Nintendo 3DS console. astronautlevel2
Battery mark for 3DS Battery mark for 3DS. Core_2_Extreme
BiPoLAR-3ds Enable/Disable the power LED. Spaqin
BootCtr A simple boot manager for 3DS. thiagokokada
BootNTR Selector A BootNTR which will allows you to choose the version of NTR you want to load. Nanquitas
BrewMan Homebrew repository downloader, supports github and screenshots. Repo3DS
Button Testing 3DS 3DS-TEST, a button/pad tester for 3DS and 2DS systems. 16BitWonder
ButtonSwap3DS Remap buttons on your 3DS! mcaboosec
CaptureAssistant A capture alignment tool for use with 3DS Capture Cards and NTRViewer, based on lpp-3ds. Sasori
Checkmii Checks what buttons are pressed. Darkrevol
Checkpoint Fast and simple homebrew save manager for 3DS and Switch. FlagBrew
CIAngel 3DS Downloads good CIA files right on your 3DS. llakssz
Colouredgbc Coloured carts with the GBC banner. AyanamiRei0
Cthulu Manages your 3DS's Activity Log and more. Ryuzaki-MrL
ctr-led-brary Small 3DS library to play patterns with the RGB notification LED. mariohackandglitch
CtrBootManager A boot manager for some 3DS homebrew applications, like HBL and CFW. Cpasjuste
CtrBootManager9 ARM9 version of CtrBootManager. For use with arm9loaderhax. cpasjuste
CTroll3D Control the Citra emulator from your 3ds. CarlosEFML
CtrRGBPATTY This 3DS application allows the LED color to be changed. Cpunch
Ctrrpc RPC server/client for poking the 3DS usermode. Build from repo. plutoo
Custom Home Menu Manager 2 CHMM2 is a theme manager for Nintendo 3DS for custom themes. Rinnegatamante
custom-install Install CIAs to a Nintendo 3DS SD card entirely on PC. ihaveamac
Downgrade Check A small tool will check if you have downgraded your Nintendo 3DS system. svanheulen
3DS-DSiWare Dumper Dump system DSiWare to sdmc:/. MechanicalDragon0687
DSP Dump A simple 3DS utility app to dump the DSP binary component. Cruel
DSP Firmware Dumper Another utility app to dump the DSP binary component. rinnegatamante
EasyRPG Player Updater - RE Updater for EasyRPG Player 3DS. gnmmarechal
edpJoy3DS edpJoy client for 3DS. edicpop
encTitleKeys Updater A tool used to update freeShop keys. MatMaf
Eshop Debugger Tool used for eshop related stuff. Reisyukaku
FileKong Opensource FTP Client for Nintendo 3DS. Rinnegatamante
Flite-3ds Voice synthesizing engine. Cruel, Pirater12
Font Viewer/Tester View fonts from your SD card. Jwiz33
Forecast A weather app for the 3DS. NatTupper
ftbrony FTP Server for 3DS. yellows8
FTP - Graphic ModifierX Edition Custom FTP Server for 3DS, forked from mtheall's ftpd. FloatingStar
ftpd by mtheall A FTP server. mtheall
FTPd by GizmoTheGreen FTP Server for 3DS, forked from mtheall's ftpd. GizmoTheGreen
FTPDB FTP for 3DS. Favna
ftpony A basic FTP server, useful for testing new homebrew versions without swapping the SD card (no longer under development). smea
Gamecard Dumper Dump 3DS and DSi game cartridges. TheGreek Boy
Gateway CIA CIA shortcut that opens Gateway Launcher. Rohul1997
GCIR - Gamecube Controller Input Redirect 3DS Gamepad to Luma InputRedirect, in Python. MissingNO123
GodMode9 3DS GodMode9 Explorer - A full access file browser for the Nintendo 3DS console. d0k3
Grid Launcher Updater 3DS Get mashers's Homebrew Launcher with grid layout. ihaveamac
HackChat 3DS Chat application. GitGarage
Haxfactory 3DS QR code-based homebrew primary entrypoint for the (eShop-only) title Block Factory. Stary2001
HexEditor 3DS HexEditor for 3DS. Marshmallow
Homebrew Launcher Wrapper 3DS Homebrew Launcher Loader - Dummy App. mariohackandglitch
homebrew screen test 3DS Development. pong20302000
Imgurup-3ds Basic Imgur Upload Client for 3ds. hax0kartik
Input Redirection - Extended Edition 3DS 3DS Input Redirection Client - Extended Edition. gbrown5
Input Redirection 3DS Change Input. Stary2001
InstallMii 3DS Graphical homebrew repository downloader. simonepsp
JEDECheck 3DS 3DS homebrew tool to check undocumented DS cartridge data. FlagBrew
JKSM - JK's Save Manager Save/Extdata Manager. JK_
JKSM Rosalina Modded version of JKSM for use as 3DSX on Luma 8+. Phalk, JK_
JKSM Rosalina: revision This is a fork from Phalk's JKMS, originally forked from J-D-K's JKSM - JK's Save Manager. This version's 3DSX is only compatible with the Rosalina entrypoint of the Homebrew Launcher. DeathAngel74
LuCIAfer 3DS Forked from CIAngel, this program is a simple approach to avoiding writing ids and keys when downloading games. Aiscrim
Luma Locale Region Auto Setter 3DS 3DS Homebrew to create locale files to run out of region DLC with less hassle. DarkSynopsis
Luma3DS Updater 3DS A boot.firm updater for Luma3DS and boot9strap! Hamcha
Luma3DS-Rosalina Screenshot Tool Screenshot Tool. GizmoTheGreen
LumaLocaleSwitcher 3DS LumaLocaleSwitcher can be used to manage per-title locales for Luma3ds. Possum
Magikoopa 3DS Code patcher for 3ds games. RicBent
Mandelbrot set viewer 3DS 3DS homebrew Mandelbrot set viewer. meladroit
MCU Bricker 3DS A simple makes the 3DS's notification LED flash! MarcusD
Multidownload 3DS Downloads files straight to your 3ds. hax0kartik
MultiUpdater 3DS Updates files, cias, etc for you. LiquidFenrir
NDS-controller 3DS Nintendo DS that allows the DS to connect to an Android device. Louisvh
Newquay 3DS Install titles recently added to that titlekey site. hippydave
NFCReader 3DS Allows you to use your 3DS as a NFC/RFID UID Scanner. MrJPGames
nimSM 3DS Nim save manager that uses PxiFS0 to backup! Plailect
NinjaCam 3DS Camera without shutter sound. Rinnegatamante
Nitrohax 3DS NitroHax cheat tool for Nintendo DS games, ported to Nintendo 3DS. ahezard
NoAmii 3DS Amiibo emulation within 3DS. HiddenRamblings
NotifyMii 3DS Homebrew notification manager. Ryuzaki-MrL
NTR Launcher 3DS NTR Launcher - Apache Thunder Original code from NitroHax but with cheat engine/menu stripped out. ApacheThunder
ntrboot_flasher 3DS A tool to flash that bootrom-hax goodness to your flashcart using your 3ds. ntrteam
OnionFS 3DS ROMFS and SAVE redirection to the SD. mariohackandglitch
OpenRegion 3DS Bypass region lock on 3DS firmware v4.x and v6.x. YourNerdyJoe
PDSX 3DS Recreation of PS1 BIOS for 3DS/2DS. RocketRobz
PHBank 3DS Pokemon Homebrew Bank. gocario
PHBankGB 3DS Pokemon Homebrew Bank for the Pokemon RBY VC release. Gocario
PHBankManager 3DS PHBankManager (not affiliated with PHBank and its creator) allows the user to have multiple bank files! zaksabeast
PinBox 3DS PinBox is a homebrew for 3DS system to stream content from a windows PC to 3DS. namkazt
PKSM 3DS Save editor for Pokemon generations 4 to 7. Bernardo Giordano
PowerPrevent_SysModule 3DS Add power button safety mechanic. WerWolv
Purgification 3DS Purging tool for notifications. Rinnegatamante
QR-Poster 3DS 3DS homebrew QR poster. nwk6661
Qraken 3DS PoC .cia QR Code scanner and installer. FlagBrew
Quick Payload Switcher 3DS Switches two A9LH payloads (by renaming them). gnmmarechal
QuickPowerOff - A9LH payload 3DS Shuts down the 3DS. Useful to shut the system down when a reboot is forced (eg. after leaving system settings). Asia81
RaspiPass 3DS RaspiPass - Homepass software for the Raspberry Pi 3. Pinchie
Redshift 3DS Redshift adjusts the color temperature of your screen according to your surroundings. This may help your eyes hurt less if you are working in front of the screen at night. jonls
REDThreeUp 3DS Apply IPS patches to ROM files. gnmmarechal
Rehid Hid module rewrite for easy button remapping and more. Kartik
RTChanger 3DS Lets you change your 3DS RTC. GodMode9 does this as well, but you have to power off your 3DS for this. Storm-Eagle20
SaltySD 3DS A collection of SD redirect patches for 3DS games. shinyquagsire23
Save Data Manager and Editor 3DS Proof of concept save exporter/importer - for firmware up to 9.9. profi200
ScreenInfo 3DS Identify whether New 3DS LCD panels are TN or IPS. SciresM
screenshot-merge 3DS Merges screenshots taken with ninjhax 2.5 or NTR CFW. ihaveamac
scrtool 3DS Screenshot Tool. smealum/TheCruel
scrup 3DS Upload screenshots to imgur. JerwuQu
Sharkive 3DS Cheat codes for 3DS games for use with Rosalinas cheat menu. FlagBrew
SmileBASIC File Manager 3DS SmileBASIC File Manager is an application designed to make transferring resources from a PC to SmileBASIC easier. Trinitro21
SpecializeMii Golden Pants for your personal Mii. phijor
SpecializeMii+ On-console Mii database editor. Fork of SpecializeMii and able to share up to 2 consoles. phijor, Ryccardo
StarUpdater 3DS Updater for AuReiNAND/Luma3DS. astronautlevel2
StarUpdater-UN 3DS Updater for AuReiNAND/Luma3DS. Usually more updated than the original StarUpdater, though the fork does send pull requests to the original StarUpdater when a feature is added. gnmmarechal
svdt 3DS Save Data Explorer/Manager. meladroit
tcpGecko dotNet 3DS A 3DS Utility using a network connection. Mega-Mew
Themely A custom home menu manager for the Nintendo 3DS. ihaveamac
Thenaya - TagMo 3DS Thenaya is a homebrew app which can program Amiibo dump files into blank NTAG215, making brand new Amiibos. HiddenRambler
Tinker 3DS 3DS Homebrew Theme Manager for Shufflehax/Menuhax/Themehax. HeyItsJono
Titlekeys Tools 3DS A tool to easily update freeShop keys based on lpp-3ds or download the seeddb.bin and decTitleKeys.bin. Wolvan
TWiLightMenu Updater 3DS Easy to Update TwiLightMenu. RocketRobz
uncart 3DS Dump decrypted 3DS games cartridges. citra-emu
Universal-Updater 3DS A multiapp, JSON script-based updater for Nintendo 3DS. Universal-Team
VLR Safe Launcher 3DS Virtue's Last Reward for Nintendo 3DS is affected by a critical bug. lucaboy
WifiManager 3DS Attempt at a wifi slots saving/restore/edit on 3ds. LiquidFenrir
Wooddumper 3DS A way to dump original DS games to 3DS sd card! shutterbug2000
Wumiibo 3DS Amiibo Emulation for 3ds. hax0kartik
YARU - Yet Another Regionfree Utility 3DS Region free cartridge loader for Palantine CFW/Emunand. Rinnegatamante
Yuki FM 3DS File Explorer/Manager for the 3DS, written in lua. skiptirengu
ZIP3DSFX 3DS ZIP3DSFX is a ZIP-based SFX extractor for the 3DS console. d0k3

Operating systems

Title Description Author
linux for 3DS Linux kernel source tree kleo, nick, wolfvak, xerpi
arm9linuxfw 3DS Implement virtio over PXI for ARM11 <-> ARM9 communications on the Nintendo 3DS console. kleo, nick, wolfvak, xerpi
buildroot linux 3DS Buildroot, making embedded Linux easy. Note kleo, nick, wolfvak, xerpi
Linux 3DS Linux on 3ds! xerpi
FIRM Linux Loader 3DS FIRM Linux Loader for the Nintendo 3DS. xerpi
3DS Linux loader Boots Linux xerpi


Title Description Author
CalculaThreeDS 3DS 3DS homebrew scientific calculator. LiquidFenrir
Simple Calc 3DS Another calculator for simple math operations. GalladeGuy
Super Simple Calculator 3DS Calculator for simple math operations CKlidify
GraphCalc 3DS Graphical calculator. flarn2006
3DSInteger to Hex and Binary Converter 3DSConvert Integer to Hex and Binary darkxex
3DS Binary Decimal Converter Converts an entered binary number to its decimal equivalent AlbertoSONIC
Mandelbrot 3DS Mathematical-based Homebrew. Aliakr18


Title Description Author
EPF Theme for FBI Club Peaguin theme for FBI. jeffyTheHomebrewer
Super Photo Studio 3DS Take pictures of your favorite characters, in glorious Hori-HD. RocketRobz
TinyVNC 3DS VNC viewer for Nintendo 3DS. Badda
VNDS-LOVE 3DS VNDS-LOVE is a cross platform program that plays Visual Novel Dual Screen formatted novels. ajusa
Switch-Fightstick 3DS 3DS as a Switch Controller. cluckclock
PornHub 3DS PornHub 3DS CIA! GhostLatte
Hori-HD Image Gallery 3DS Demonstration of the 800px wide mode. Robz8
3DShomebrew 3DS homebrew tutorial xem
PixelChat 3DS A chat-based replacement for Miiverse! codeHusky
badapple3ds 3DS Bad Apple PV on 3DS Chromaryu
Scratch 3DS Scratch, for the 3DS. gadzooks2
S3SH 3DS SSH Client for 3ds Kartik
kSketch 3DS An etch a sketch on the 3DS. thekman
3DSBFI 3DS A 3DS Brainf*ck Interpreter. josamilu
Miiverse Custom Image Tool 3DS Making it easy to post custom images to Miiverse! PF2M
Monty 3DS A port of MicroPython to the 3DS. ObsidianX
Custom mmap XML Downloader 3DS Custom mmap XML Downloader Ryuzaki-MrL
C_O_M_R_E_D 3DS A theme-able comic reader for the 3DS. BEPISMAN2
luaIRC 3DS LuaIrc is an IRC client for 3DS written with Lua Player Plus 3DS rinnegatamante
amiibo Collection 3DS Amiibo collection manager - Homebrew for 3ds. Slimfr01
SDLPAL 3DS SDLPAL is an SDL-based open-source cross-platform reimplementation of the classic Chinese RPG game Xi?n ji�Q�i�hu� ZephRay
MegaNTR 3DS NTR plugin for a majority if Nintendo 3DS games. ItsDeidara
NTRDBI 3DS NTR plugin for a majority if Nintendo 3DS games. adrifcastr
Lua Red 3DS A scriptable Pokemon Red for N3DS and o3DS! noahc3
3DiScord 3DS 3DiScord is a heavily WIP Discord client for the 3DS. cheuble
irctr 3DS IRC client for 3ds. Sanqui
VN3DS Visual Novel Interpreter dfsa3fdvc1
TWL Slot-1 Launcher 3DS Boots blocked DS flashcards on any 3DS model Apache Thunder
Pictochat3D Pictochat clone for 3DS Tjessx
FakeBrick9 3DS Shows a fake brick screen A_Random_Guy
Fake Brick 3DS Shows a fake brick screen flarn2006
Dice 3DS Roll some dice keanutah
BLEND3R 3DS 3D Model Viewer Rinnegatamante
Clock 3DS A simple clock app for the 3DS arc13
3DSThemeManager A 3DS Theme Manager. Favna
Clive 3DS A Homebrew Colors! Live Replacement Server JoshuaDoes
CTROLLER for Android 3DS Use your Nindendo 3DS as a game controller for android! superl2
A Complete Package of All USA NTR Plugins 3DS Cheat codes. Leafgreen26
CTRPluginFramework 3DS Blank Plugin - Now with Action Replay. Nanquitas
TinyTot 3DS 2 Factor Authentication token one-time password generator thejsa
Orchestrina 3DS Play the ocarina from Ocarina of Time EBLeifEricson
Manga Reader 3DS Manga/Comics Reader for 3DS MyLegGuy
krypto 3DS A cryptocurrency ticker homebrew app for the 3DS sereneblue
Koopa Cruiser 3DS Web Browser thejsa
imgr3ds 3DS A basic Imgur client for the 3DS sereneblue
forecast3ds 3DS A simple weather homebrew app built with lpp-3ds. sereneblue
Drider 3DS ePub reader ingolemo
DDexter 3DS Pokedex application for 3DS feuerpanda
Crimson Scripter 3DS Sound novel interpreter, made using lpp3ds. Phalk
A9NC 3DS Receives ARM9 payloads over network and runs them d0k3
Cyanogen 3DS Cyanogen3DS - A W.I.P Alternative Custom GUI Menu for the Nintendo 3DS, inspired by the design of Cyanogenmod. This is a port of CyanogenPSP running on the 3DS. Joel16
Sunshell 3DS Multifunction shell written in LUA. Contains a variety of useful tools including an SD file manager, extdata dump/restore tool, and media players. Rinnegatamante
TWLSaveTool 3DS Manage saves from NDS cartridges. TuxSH
Agbsave9 3DS Dump GBA VC savefiles to SD card alex34567
3DS_Homebrew_Stuff2 3DS Stuffs for make no sense! insaneKane
DiscordCTR 3DS Discord client written in C++ for the Nintendo 3DS. dvdcd
Discord Client 3DS A simple unofficial Discord client to use as an example yourWaifu
ESPerPass 3DS <anage the StreetPass. michaelshmitty
GM9Megascript 3DS An all-in-one script consisting of almost all available gm9 scripts I can find. annson24
Pre9otherapp 3DS pre-9.2 otherapp which can be used to launch an arm9 payload off the sd card hax0kartik
Samus Returns - Amiibo Unlocker 3DS Samus Returns: Amiibo Unlocker noirscape
acnl-chat-sender 3DS A chat sender utilizing NTR Debugger to send messages to the ingame chat via your PC! rydoginator
NTRRemoteplaySimulator 3DS NTRRemoteplaySimulator is a script that simulates a (New)Nintendo 2/3DS sending frames to a PC RattletraPM
PaintAR 3DS Attempt at an AR homebrew game for the 3ds console family, similar to the built-in Face Raiders LiquidFenrir
FriendMii 3DS An experimental open source friends app for the Nintendo 3DS. joel16
3DS-Gamecard Eagle Board for nintendo 3DS Gamecard Cartidge. AhmedTheGeek
Dead Simple EULA Set 3DS Dead Simple Eula Set noirscape
Red Homebrew Launcher 3DS The New Red 3DS Homebrew Menu. lavaJockey
ModMoon 3DS A beautiful mod loader for games. Works for SaltySD, and LayeredFS. Swiftloke
Line for 3DS Line for 3DS Core-2-Extreme
3DSplit A speedrunning timer for the (New) Nintendo 3DS (XL). LetsPlentendo-CH
kodiremote-3ds kodiremote-3ds is a simple (N)3DS remote control for Kodi (formerly known as XBMC) it use the WebSocket port to control Kodi (port 9090 is the default port) proconsule
3DS RGB LED test program Make the notification LED glow in different colors MarcusD
Modern UI 3DS A simple icon pack with a flat and minimalist design. LouchDaishiteru
Simplok 3DS Simplok for the Homebrew Launcher. link6155
FreeShop 3DS Open-source eShop alternative for the Nintendo 3DS. TheCruel/arc13/Paul/evi
Homebr3w 3DS Simple Homebrew browser and installer. Wolvan
3DS Homebrew Browser 3DS An application browser for Nintendo 3DS Homebrew. zeta0134
For Anyone Who Walks A Lot 3DS Tool to get past the 10 coin per day limit on earning Play Coins by walking. iamevn
fb43ds Facebook's Client for Nintendo 3DS. Build from repo. linoma
DownloadMii 3DS DownloadMii is an online marketplace for homebrew applications & games. Build from repo. filfat
3dsfetch 3DS Small 3DS version of a popular Linux ricing script called screenfetch. VideahGams & Advanced Memb
nds-bootstrap Boot an nds file. Robz8
Pokething DS AR marking viewer to be used with the 3DS Pokedex app. Snailface