Apple updated its App Store rules on Friday to allow emulators to run retro console games globally and provide the option to download the games. However, the company warns that developers are responsible for ensuring they comply with copyright rules.

Android users already have access to a host of emulators to play classic games on their devices. Apple’s update may encourage some of these developers to bring their emulators to the App Store.

The company said these emulator apps must use an in-app purchase mechanism to offer digital goods. With Apple having to adjust App Store rules due to regulations, such games would provide the company with another revenue stream.

In January, when Apple released its first set of rules to comply with the EU’s Digital Markets Act (DMA) rules, the company also announced that it would allow streaming game stores to open globally. In addition, it also updated the App Store rules at that time to support in-app purchases of mini games and AI chatbots.

Apple also updated the terms on Friday to provide plug-ins for HTLM5-based mini-apps, potentially including services provided by super apps such as WeChat.

Applications may provide certain software that is not embedded in binaries, in particular HTML5 mini-applications and mini-games, streaming games, chatbots, and plug-ins. In addition, a retro console emulator application may provide game downloads,” the terms say.

When the U.S. Department of Justice sued Apple last month, cracking down on super apps was one of five points in the lawsuit against the company for monopolistic practices.

Another major upgrade to the rules will allow music streaming services such as Spotify to display information about subscriptions and other digital purchases and include links directing users to their websites to complete purchases.

Last month, Spotify submitted an update in the App Store to show pricing information to EU users, but weeks later it didn’t get any approval from Apple. Apple’s latest rule update could pave the way for Spotify to upgrade its app in the EU.

We’ve reached out to Spotify for comment and will update this story if we hear back.

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