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iOS emulators?

07-17-2016, 02:26 PM
#1
Joined: Sep 2012
Location: Kendermore, Ansalon
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iOS emulators?

Hey TA,

Does anyone know of any good (still viable) iOS emulators for SNES that still work or that are safe? I have had a super duper craving to play Ogre Battle or Tactics Ogre lately now in my 30's. The games are between 80-120 bucks to buy and I'm not Rick James.

They also ported them to PS1 so if anyone can find one of those too it'd be awesome! I'd rather that I suppose so I could play both.

Thanks for the help,
Aconfusedkender
07-17-2016, 02:32 PM
#2
Joined: Nov 2014
Location: Tokyo-3
Posts: 457
If you don't mind spending money, you could go to iemulators.com and get a Buildstore subscription. One of the emulators you can get is called Provenance. It can emulate SNES as well as NES, Genesis/Mega Drive, and the Sega Master System.

07-17-2016, 05:15 PM
#3
Joined: Sep 2012
Location: Kendermore, Ansalon
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Originally Posted by Nekko View Post
If you don't mind spending money, you could go to iemulators.com and get a Buildstore subscription. One of the emulators you can get is called Provenance. It can emulate SNES as well as NES, Genesis/Mega Drive, and the Sega Master System.
Yeah I saw that build store thing. Is it legit? And does it work on the iPhone no matter what Apple does because Apple has a way of shutting that stuff down
07-17-2016, 05:35 PM
#4
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Quote:
Originally Posted by aconfusedkender View Post
Yeah I saw that build store thing. Is it legit? And does it work on the iPhone no matter what Apple does because Apple has a way of shutting that stuff down
I got your PM. I sent a reply with the details.
07-17-2016, 06:38 PM
#5
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Originally Posted by aconfusedkender View Post
Yeah I saw that build store thing. Is it legit? And does it work on the iPhone no matter what Apple does because Apple has a way of shutting that stuff down
I've been using builds.io for over a year now through multiple iOS updates with no problems at all. I did have a small problem when I switched phones but the customer service was top notch and they fixed it quick. It's a great service.
07-17-2016, 06:54 PM
#6
Joined: Dec 2015
Location: UK
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Originally Posted by RHess00 View Post
I've been using builds.io for over a year now through multiple iOS updates with no problems at all. I did have a small problem when I switched phones but the customer service was top notch and they fixed it quick. It's a great service.
I second that. I had a year's subscription and had no issues at all. Good service.

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07-17-2016, 10:02 PM
#7
Joined: Sep 2012
Location: Kendermore, Ansalon
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Thanks guys I'll check into that!
01-07-2018, 05:26 AM
#8
Joined: Oct 2008
Location: Western Australia
Posts: 295
Buildstore is terrific

Had a subscription for years. GBA4IOS 2 is brilliant if you want GBA or GB and GBC. Provenace is great but be aware a lot of SNES and Genesis games will load ok but pressing buttons does nothing. So trial an error there but then again a lot do work.

iPad playing: Door Kickers, Warhammer Quest, XCOM EU, Space Hulk, Deathwatch, and Breach & Clear
iPhone playing: Crossy Road, M.U.L.E., Hitman GO, The Paris Dossier, River Raid and Deathwatch