A downloadable multicart anthology

The fun has been doubled with 16 brand new action-packed games and 3 tubular toys for the NES. Have a friend grab the second controller to tackle many of the multiplayer games featured here in Double Action 53: Volume 2!

Will you fight back-to-back against waves of baddies in Double Action Blaster Guys? Compete in the ultimate home decoration challenge in RHDE: Furniture Fight? Conclude an interstellar conflict in Solar Wars? Or enter the four-player free-for-all in Super PakPak?

It's not all multiplayer mayhem, though. Face a demon, suffer the horrors of war, challenge a god, or test your NES knowledge in our single-player epics. You can even just kick back and play a few casual rounds in modern-day classics like 2048 and robotfindskitten.

So, what are you waiting for? Make your selection now!


Some entries may have newer versions elsewhere, sometimes even in future volumes of Action 53. This collection retains the same versions available at the time this volume was released.

Action 53 Menu Program by Damian Yerrick.
Cover art, box, and label design by Johnathan Roatch.


Buy a physical copy at the Infinite NES Lives Product Page.
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Infinite NES Lives
Release date Nov 23, 2014
AuthorAction 53
Tags2D, 8-Bit, Homebrew, NES (Nintendo Entertainment System), NES ROM, Pixel Art, Retro, rom
Average sessionA few seconds
InputsKeyboard, Mouse, Gamepad (any), Joystick
AccessibilityConfigurable controls
MultiplayerLocal multiplayer
Player count1 - 4


Action 53 Volume 2.zip 388 kB

Install instructions

To play your downloaded titles, use an NES emulator of your choice (we suggest Mesen) or a flash cart such as the Everdrive or PowerPak for your NES, Famicom, or AVS.

If the ROM doesn't work in your chosen emulator, it may not support Mapper #28. Contact the emulator developer to request Mapper #28 support or use another emulator.