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Popular emulators SNES8x, VBA8, and VGBC8 vanish from the Windows Phone Store again

Popular emulators SNES8x, VBA8, and VGBC8 vanish from the Windows Phone Store again

Windows Phone emulation fans might have noticed that three classic game system emulators have disappeared from the Store: SNES8x (a Super Nintendo emulator), VBA8 (a GameBoy Advance emulator), and VGBC8 (a Gameboy Color emulator). As of press time, the Windows 8 versions of the same apps are still available. All three emulators came from a developer named M.k who publicly retired from...

Paul Acevedo 48
Three gaming emulators disappear from the Windows Phone and Windows 8 Stores; here's why [Updated]

Three gaming emulators disappear from the Windows Phone and Windows 8 Stores; here's why [Updated]

In the Windows Phone and Windows 8 emulation scene, a developer named M.k has largely been the star of the show. Starting in January of this year, he produced no less than three awesome emulators for mobile Microsoft platforms: Snes8x (Super Nintendo), VBA8 (GameBoy Advance), and VGBC8 (GameBoy Color). M.k updated his emulators regularly, and had promised to bring MOGA Pro Controller...

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Relive the good ol' days with a Super Nintendo emulator for Windows Phone 8

Relive the good ol' days with a Super Nintendo emulator for Windows Phone 8

Ah, Super Nintendo. 1991 was a good time because video games were really just starting to get big and the SNES system was leading the pack for 16-bit gaming. The console is still revered by many to this day. Now combine it with the power of Windows Phone 8’s dual core CPUs, extra RAM and high resolution display and you have an ideal gaming platform—assuming the developer gets it right....

Daniel Rubino 125