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Microsoft Presents Another “What The What? Moment” As 7 Xbox Games Are Delisted From The Windows 8 Store

Microsoft Presents Another “What The What? Moment” As 7 Xbox Games Are Delisted From The Windows 8 Store

July 6, 2014 No Comments

This weeks “What The What? Moment” comes by none other then the department running the Xbox for Windows 8 or any parties responsible. Somehow (maybe accidental, maybe on purpose) 7 hit Xbox titles where delisted as reported first by True Achievements making a once growing Xbox for Windows 8 catalog shrink even more so. The titles no longer ...

Red Stripe Deals: Xbox Live Title ‘Rocket Riot′ + ‘Tweet It!′ and More

Red Stripe Deals: Xbox Live Title ‘Rocket Riot′ + ‘Tweet It!′ and More

October 17, 2013 No Comments

This week, the Windows Phone ‘Red Stripe Deals’ includes Xbox Live title Rocket Riot, Tweet It! and the game Dark Quest. Rocket Riot Tweet It! Dark Quest Windows Phone Team: Each week the Store’s Red Stripe Deals Collection will feature three popular apps and games—typically one Xbox game, one indie game, and one top-rated app—for at ...

Hit Console Indie Game Terraria Coming To Windows Phone 8 This Summer

Hit Console Indie Game Terraria Coming To Windows Phone 8 This Summer

June 2, 2013 1 Comment

Great news for all you creative mobile gamers out there! The mobile version of Terraria, a cross between Minecraft  or Survivalcraft and the craziest tower defense game you can think of, is coming to Windows Phone 8!  The  game is being developed by the indie game studio CodeGlue, the guys that brought us the underrated XBLA/WindowsPhone/Windows 8 game Rocket ...

Microsoft Confirms XNA Is On Death Row

Microsoft Confirms XNA Is On Death Row

February 2, 2013 1 Comment

Let it be known that Microsoft is no longer actively developing XNA game development framework. Games like A.R.E.S.: Extinction Agenda  and Rocket Riot were in fact made using XNA in the past. Support for XNA on the Windows Phone 7 OS was the last major announcement for the engine, that later was removed in Windows Phone 8.  XNA/DirectX MVPs were sent the email ...

Deal of the Week: Rocket Riot

Deal of the Week: Rocket Riot

October 10, 2012 No Comments

Recently, Rocket Riot was recently updated to add Avatar awards and a new challenge mode to go up against your friends. New Features: In this new update, you can challenge your Xbox LIVE friends to finally decide who really is the best at Rocket Riot. Forever. No takebacks! The player with the highest score gets ...

Rocket Riot Updated: Adds Avatar Awards and New Challenge Mode

Rocket Riot Updated: Adds Avatar Awards and New Challenge Mode

September 24, 2012 No Comments

Rocket Riot was recently updated to add Avatar awards and a new challenge mode to go up against your friends. New Features: In this new update, you can challenge your Xbox LIVE friends to finally decide who really is the best at Rocket Riot. Forever. No takebacks! The player with the highest score gets to ...

Windows 8 Consumer Preview Game List Revealed

Windows 8 Consumer Preview Game List Revealed

February 7, 2012 No Comments

The consumer preview of Windows 8, Microsoft’s latest computer OS will soon be available. A list highlighting the games that are expected to be available in the preview version of the Microsoft store has been released: Hydro Thunder Toy Soldiers Reckless Racing Angry Birds Ilomilo Rocket Riot Full House Poker Tentacles Crash Course Ms Splosion ...

Deal of the Week: Rocket Riot

Deal of the Week: Rocket Riot

March 17, 2011 No Comments

Wednesdays are deal of the week day, the day that Microsoft picks one game on Windows Phone 7 and drops its’ price to boost sales. This weeks Deal of The Week is Rocket Riot. Rocket Riot recently had a price drop from $6.99 to $4.99, still pretty hefty. If you get it now that it’s ...

Price Drop on Three Xbox Live Titles

Price Drop on Three Xbox Live Titles

March 2, 2011 No Comments

It’s no secret that some of the Xbox Live titles for WP7 are pretty darn expensive. Well three popular games have received price drops. The popular Max and The Magic Marker went from $6.99 to $4.99, a much better deal. Rocket Riot dropped from $6.99 to $4.99 and Frogger went from $2.99 to $1.99.  I ...

HTC ONE (M8) For Windows Officially Announced & Now Available For Verizon Wireless (Press Release)

HTC offers Windows platform on flagship device, blends premium hardware with unique software experience BELLEVUE, WA – August 19,...

Watch Microsoft’s New Windows Phone Ad Featuring Instagram, OneDrive, Amazing Photos, & Cortana (VIDEO)

Check out the latest ad by Microsoft showcasing the Nokia Lumia 1020 with Instagram and OneDrive and the newly,...

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