How to install Citra Nintendo 3DS Emulator Desktop Client on a Chromebook


Unfortunately, the flatpak broke on Citra's side.  We are checking every day to see if it started to work again.  We are truly sorry.

Today we are looking at how to install Citra, Nintendo 3DS, Emulator Desktop Client on a Chromebook.  Please follow the video/audio guide as a tutorial where we explain the process step by step and use the commands below.

You can install the Android version from here:
https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=org.citra.citra_emu&hl=en

If you have any questions, please contact us via a YouTube comment and we would be happy to assist you!

This tutorial will only work on Chromebooks with an Intel or AMD CPU (with Linux Apps Support) and not those with an ARM64 architecture CPU.

Commands Used:
1) sudo apt update
2) sudo apt install flatpak
3) sudo flatpak remote-add --if-not-exists flathub https://flathub.org/repo/flathub.flatpakrepo
4) sudo flatpak install https://flatpak.citra-emu.org/citra-nightly.flatpakref

Google Doc used in the Tutorial

Official Site:

All Currently Supported Chromebooks with Linux Apps (Crostini) support


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