retro game emulators

Apple Opens Up App Store to Classic Game Emulators

With this update, popular emulators already available on Android platforms can now make their way to the iPhone and iPad ecosystem. However, Apple has made it clear that any games offered through these emulators must comply with all applicable laws, indicating a zero-tolerance policy for pirated content.

The relaxation of rules regarding emulators could be seen as a strategic move by Apple to preempt potential interest in third-party app stores, which are now permitted in the European Union. By providing a legitimate avenue for retro gaming on iOS devices, Apple aims to address a long-standing demand from its user base.