Winulator Shows Off Starcraft and More Running on Android

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    In the past, emulators designed to help you run older Windows games on Android have been lackluster. For the most part, they suffered from weak controls for a number of different reasons, primarily because of the difficulty of translating certain control schemes to a touch-screen. A new beta is being developed called Winulator that seeks to change that. Here's a quote with some of the details,

    For now, the only supported game is Caesar III, but StarCraft support is coming along nicely and should be completed soon. In the video above, you can see Starcraft working pretty well on an Android, which is pretty exciting if you want to "wax nostalgic" with some of your old favorite PC games on an Android device. You can download the beta of Winulator free on the Google Play Store.

    Source: Winulator and Google Play Store
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    That's great news. I love me some StarCraft. :thumbup:

    Sent from my DROID RAZR HD using Xparent Cyan Tapatalk 2
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    Definitely downloading later
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    I want to report for duty!
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    I wonder how SC runs after getting a few bases up and running.
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    Half the current phones are better than the computers we used to play star craft back then.
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    OK, I have to get tablet now just for StarCraft. That is awesome and what is being done with these little devices is amazing.
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    My device is not little :D
    This app looks pretty cool, ill have to try it out.

    sent from my vzw galaxy note 2
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    Okay. Now we only need a mouse and a keyboard. And than we can play with comfort. :happy3: Wait, oh...
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    Very cool! What's the difference between the beta & paid version?
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