The Manual Project

Started in 1999, the goal of The Manual Project is to scan as many US video game manuals as possible. Once scanned they are posted here so that everyone may read them. To date over 400 NES and SNES manuals have been scanned and posted, and the project is now expanded to include works from other sites. All manuals can be viewed online using your web browser, and downloadable manuals are available in both .vlm and .pdf format.

System Manuals
Atari 2600205
Atari 520067
Atari 780060
Game Boy43
Game Boy Advance37
Game Boy Color11
Nintendo 6459
PlayStation 2205
Sega CD95
Super Nintendo243
Turbo Grafx 1633
Latest Additions
System Title  Contributor  Date
N64SpaceStation Silicon Valley Cuddly Kitty2/15/20
N64Gex 64: Enter the Gecko OldGrandmaFarts2/9/20
GBAF-Zero: Maximum Velocity Liquidus Snake2/6/20
DreamcastFighting Force 2 Vimm1/22/20
DreamcastGundam Side Story 0079: Rise from the Ashes Vimm1/22/20
DreamcastMarvel vs Capcom 2 Vimm1/22/20
DreamcastMDK2 Vimm1/22/20
DreamcastTom Clancy's Rainbow Six with Eagle Watch Missions Vimm1/22/20
DreamcastPower Stone Vimm1/22/20
DreamcastDynamite Cop! Vimm1/21/20
DreamcastEvolution Vimm1/21/20
DreamcastExpendable Vimm1/21/20
SNESWing Commander SolidSnake1/20/20
GBAMetroid Fusion Darorad12/26/19
WiiSuper Mario Galaxy SlobbyBobby12/13/19
PS1Fear Effect DeusExMortis11/22/19
GBAKill Switch DeusExMortis11/20/19
PS2Evil Dead: A Fistful of Boomstick TinMan132511/2/19
PS2Mega Man Anniversary Collection TinMan132511/1/19
PS2Dragon Ball Z: Budokai Tenkaichi TinMan132510/31/19

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