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  • PPSSPP, the popular PSP emulator, is now available to download from the Apple App Store.
  • Apple recently updated its App Store guidelines to allow emulators, which paved the way for this emulator to finally arrive for iPhones and iPads in an easy-to-install manner.
  • Only a few homebrew games come with the emulator, so you must source your own PSP games.

For those who want to play retro PlayStation games, the PPSSPP emulator is one of the top Android emulator choices. Ever since Apple relaxed its App Store guidelines to allow emulators, we’ve been holding our breath on finally being able to play retro PlayStation games on our iPhones and iPads. That day is finally upon us, as PPSSPP has finally been released on the Apple App Store.

PPSSPP creator Henrik Rydgård has announced on the official PPSSPP website that the emulator has been approved for the App Store. The first release of PPSSPP for iOS has some limitations compared to earlier unofficial builds: