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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...

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Snes8x, VBA8, and VGBC8 once again available, for free on the Windows Phone Store

Snes8x, VBA8, and VGBC8 once again available, for free on the Windows Phone Store

We just reported on three emulators being removed from the Windows Phone Store, but now we're pleased to relay news that the apps are once again available. Developed by M.k, Snes8x (Super Nintendo), VBA8 (GameBoy Advance), and VGBC8 (GameBoy Color) were spotted to be M.I.A and immediate reaction led to speculation that Microsoft had started cracking down on emulator apps.  We learnt...

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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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