The Gunstringer out now for Windows 8 Dec15

The Gunstringer out ...

  Background In the year 2011 Twisted Pixel created one of the best Kinect games simply titled The Gunstringer. The Gunstringer was originally planned to be a downloadable title on XBLA but due to its good use of motion controls, Microsoft decided to bundled every Kinect peripheral...

Rewards for Windows ...

With Windows Phone 8 becoming available to the masses this past Friday, it should be no surprise that Bing Rewards is now offering rewards for those who are upgrading to the new handsets. What are the available rewards? The rewards are prepaid cards for apps and games on the Windows Phone 8...

This Week’s Xb...

This week’s treat on the mobile front is Super Monkey Ball 2. Improving from the original version, Super Monkey Ball 2 offers better graphics, one more world, and 15 more stages than the original Super Monkey Ball. Are you guys buying? Let’s hope this version doesn’t have the...

Microsoft Acquires P...

PressPlay has publicly announced that they have been acquired by Microsoft. Press Play is best know for such hits as Max and the Magic Marker and Tentacles. Microsoft has a short supply of Xbox Live Windows Phone games so strategic acquisitions like this could benefit them in the long run....

Ms Splosion Man Comi...

Twisted Pixel has just made an announcement of an official Ms.Splosion Man game for PC, Windows Phones, iPhones, and iPads. It was previously revealed that Ms. Splosion Man would be a launch title for Windows 8, as for you Android users don’t expect any love from Microsoft anytime soon....

Fable: Heroes reveal...

A shocking twist in the long road of taking the Fable franchise to places fans never really asked for, Microsoft has decided that making a quasi-on rails wasn’t enough and is set to reveal a Fable with a dramatically different art style and game play that is different as well. Xbox.com...

Toy Soldiers:Boot Ca...

A new game has just hit the Windows Phone Marketplace complete with Xbox Live achievements. This week we are presented with Toy Soldiers Boot Camp a tower defense type of game. Toy Soldiers is a IP owned by Microsoft and has had several successful console releases on the Xbox Live Arcade. Toy...

Xbox Live Weekly Update 2/15-2/22 Feb15

Xbox Live Weekly Upd...

This week is a bit slower for Xbox gamers. You can put your cape back on to run through some DLC in Batman Arkham City at a cheaper price, or take Commander Shepard for a spin in what could be the Normandy crew’s last adventure. Xbox Live Weekly Sale So you were a little put off by having...

Star Wars Kinect Rel...

Microsoft and Lucas Arts finally have a release date to the long overdue special edition Xbox Star Wars. The must-have Kinect Game that was supposed to be released last holiday season, Kinect Star Wars was delayed because of “quality issues”. Many gamers felt that the game was...

First Wave of Window...

The Verge has discovered the launch titles for Windows 8. Hydro Thunder Toy Soldiers Reckless Racing Angry Birds Ilomilo Rocket Riot Full House Poker Tentacles Crash Course Ms Splosion Man Wordament All these games should be available by the time the “consumer preview...

Ilomilo is this week...

Those of you trying to save a buck and get a great return on investment might want to look at Ilomilo. The puzzle game is a gem, one of the best Windows Phone 7 titles available, and now $2 cheaper. That’s right, Ilomilo is now $2.99 and will remain so until next week when something...

Xbox.com Offering Ti...

When Games For Windows merged with Xbox.com promotions went up. The first was offering free 400 Microsoft Points to the first 2500 people to make a purchase on the newly merged site, and now the offering of a free game download. You can snag yourself a copy of Tinker here: Tinker. Grab it...

Angry Birds Review Jul01

Angry Birds Review

Publisher: Microsoft Game Studios Price: $2.99 It’s time for a little confession. I’ve never played Angry Birds before. In the two years since Rovio released it’s mobile juggernaut, I have not been the cause for one of the 250 million downloads that the series has achieved....

geoDefense Review Jun23

geoDefense Review

Publisher: Microsoft Game Studios Price: $2.99 In the last few weeks, WP7 users have been treated to some of the best tower defense games around. Mainly, with the release of Plants vs. Zombies, most people will be satisfying their tower defense fix. However, to leave the praise just to...

Windows Phone games will be shown off at E3
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May30

Windows Phone games ...

The biggest day for gaming is coming in just one week — and the rumor mill has been churning out some good stuff so far. Just recently, Zunited reported about Microsoft filing for three trademarks with the word “Fusion” in them. Most likely, those three trademarks will be games...

Windows Phone Game of the Week & Deal of the Week
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May18

Windows Phone Game o...

Nostalgia on Speed Published by Bandai-Namco Price: $6.99 This week’s Xbox Live game for WP7 is Pac-man Championship Edition DX. The classic game gets a makeover and it’s infused with a 21st century coat of paint. Improved graphics, music and challenges are added to make it a new...

Kinect games under d...

Microsoft is spending some time with our neighbors to the north to attract new developers for the Kinect. The Xbox 360 has attracted many hardcore gamers to the platform through hardcore shooters like Halo or Call of Duty, and with the release of the Kinect, these same gamers were not so quick...

Microsoft will only ...

Ever find a awesome Indie game you love so much and want to rate it? Well, according to GamePro, you need an Xbox Live Gold membership to cast votes. Microsoft’s official XNA Game Studio Team said, in a blog, that starting today, they are changing the way Xbox Live users can vote. From...

No joke! Email client available for Zune HD
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Apr01

No joke! Email clien...

Despite the date, and yes even we participated in April Fools’ Day, Zune has released a couple of new applications and games for the Zune HD. Users are reporting they have received an email from Zune saying there is an update available for the Facebook application, a new game called BBQ...

New 2Play Mobile games coming to Zune HD?
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Feb26

New 2Play Mobile gam...

2Play Mobile, the same company that released Penalty! Flick Soccer for the Zune HD, is apparently gearing up to release three new games for the Zune Marketplace. Though, it’s still not clear whether it will be for the Zune HD or Windows Phone 7. The company has three games listed as...

Angry Birds lands on WP7 April 6th
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Feb24

Angry Birds lands on...

The most popular game on multiple mobile operating systems, iOS included, will finally make its way to Microsoft’s Windows Phone 7. After months of speculation, waiting, and a final confirmation, Microsoft officially announced today at the company’s Spring Showcase in San Francisco...