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Microsoft bans console emulators from the Windows Store
« Reply #1 on: April 06, 2017, 05:42:12 PM »
Microsoft bans console emulators from the Windows Store
6 April 2017, 5:05 pm



Emulators are programmas non grata on the Windows Store in Windows 10.

Microsoft recently clamped down and removed Nesbox's popular Universal Emulator for classic game consoles from the Windows Store. Microsoft also amended its Windows Store Policies to state that "apps that emulate a game system are not allowed on any device family," as first reported by PC Gamer. It appears the company's policies were updated prior to Nesbox getting the boot.

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