Articles by Paul Acevedo

Get a triple dose of Strider during Strider History Night tonight on Twitch
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by Paul Acevedo
Feb 25, 2015

Back in December, Windows Central streamed a downloadable Xbox and Windows game from Capcom called Strider. The game became one of my favorites of 2014 thanks to its sleek style, fast pace, and rewarding sense of exploration. We've been wanting to come back to Strider on the stream ever...

The Witcher Twos-days: Episode 4 airs tonight on Twitch!
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by Paul Acevedo
Feb 24, 2015

The Witcher 3 is set to be one of the year's biggest role-playing games when it arrives on Xbox One, Windows, and Playstation 4 this May. The third game in the Witcher series differentiates itself from other open-world action-RPGs with its dark and mature storyline filled with...

Watch our 10tons games Windows stream tonight for a chance to win Crimsonland
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by Paul Acevedo
Feb 23, 2015

You probably already know that Windows Central streams Xbox games every Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, and Saturday night via Twitch. We even give out free copies of the games we stream on the weekends. We've built up a loyal community who tune in to see us play games, enjoy the...

Watch us play Chariot tonight for your chance to win a free game
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by Paul Acevedo
Feb 21, 2015

Every weekend, Windows Central streams an Xbox One game or two on Twitch for 1-2 hours and gives out free games to the cool people who join us during the stream. It's like a live podcast, only you also get to watch a game while chatting with our awesome readers and viewers!

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Unofficial Twitch Windows Phone app roundup - 8Stream running on Lumia 1520
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by Paul Acevedo
Feb 21, 2015

Twitch is a popular website that allows players to livestream games from their computers and Xbox One or Playstation 4 consoles. Watching someone play a game on Twitch lets you see a lot more of a game than you could from a trailer or video review. Every Twitch channel offers a live...

Dragon Age Inquisition Thursdays: Join us on Twich tonight for more role-playing adventure
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by Paul Acevedo
Feb 19, 2015

Windows Central has recently rolled out an aggressive Twitch livestreaming schedule. Tuesdays we play The Witcher 2, Wednesdays we play various Xbox One games, Thursdays we play Dragon Age: Inquisition, and Saturdays we play Xbox One games and give out big prizes. Plenty of chances to...

Hand of Fate Xbox One Twitch stream
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by Paul Acevedo
Feb 18, 2015

Windows Central has been livestreaming a wide variety of Xbox One games on every Saturday for quite a while now. As our viewership continues to grow, so does the number of games we want to share with you! Thus we'll now be Twitch streaming a different game every Wednesday as well. That'...

The Witcher Twos-days: Episode 3
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by Paul Acevedo
Feb 17, 2015

The Witcher 3 is set to be one of the year's biggest role-playing games when it arrives on Xbox One, Windows, and Playstation 4 this May. The third game in the Witcher series differentiates itself from other open-world action-RPGs with its dark and mature storyline filled with...

Watch us play Guacamelee on Twitch tonight and the game might be your Valentine's gift!
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by Paul Acevedo
Feb 14, 2015

Every weekend, Windows Central streams an Xbox One game or two on Twitch for 1-2 hours and gives out free games to the cool people who join us during the stream. It's like a live podcast, only you also get to watch a game while chatting with our awesome readers and viewers!

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Dragon Age Inquisition Multiplayer stream
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by Paul Acevedo
Feb 11, 2015

Every Wednesday, Windows Central streams a different Xbox One game or two on Twitch. No contests on Wednesdays; these streams are just for funsies. It's like a live podcast, only you also get to watch a game while chatting with our awesome readers and viewers!

Tonight we'll be...

The Witcher Twos-days: Episode 2
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by Paul Acevedo
Feb 10, 2015

The Witcher 3 is set to be one of the year's biggest role-playing games when it arrives on Xbox One, Windows, and Playstation 4 this May. The third game in the Witcher series differentiates itself from other open-world action-RPGs with its dark and mature storyline filled with...

Funk of Titans review: Music meets mythology on Xbox One
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by Paul Acevedo
Feb 09, 2015

Not every type of game works great on touch-screen mobile devices. The lack of precision with touch screens is a key element that led to the birth of the endless runner, a platformer in which players need only controls jumps and attacks – not movements. Some endless runners like Rayman...

Road Redemption preview
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by Paul Acevedo
Feb 08, 2015

Many games that succeeded on Kickstarter have been sequels to classic games that had languished in obscurity for years: Wasteland 2, Broken Sword 5, and several more long-wished-for sequels owe their lives to Kickstarter. And then you have spiritual successors like Shroud of the Avatar...

Fibbage Saturday stream
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by Paul Acevedo
Feb 07, 2015

Every weekend, Windows Central streams an Xbox One game or two on Twitch for 1-2 hours and gives out free games to the cool people who join us during the stream. Last week, we streamed The Golf Club and dished out codes to 11 lucky viewers.

Tonight, we'll be playing Fibbage from...

Dungeon Hunter 5
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by Paul Acevedo
Feb 07, 2015

During my recent trip to PAX South, I had the pleasure of meeting up with some fine folks from Gameloft and playing their current tablet build of Dungeon Hunter 5. The latest in the popular action-RPG series, Dungeon Hunter 5 promises better graphics, an improved system, and much more...

Castle in the Darkness review
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by Paul Acevedo
Feb 06, 2015

Matt Kapp is the lead artist behind Binding of Isaac Rebirth, a popular Rogue-like action adventure game that has long been rumored to be in development for Xbox One. He has also contributed art to the excellent 1001 Spikes (which thankfully is on Xbox One) and several other games from...

Join us on Twitch tonight as we begin Dragon Age Inquisition
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by Paul Acevedo
Feb 05, 2015

Windows Central has recently rolled out an aggressive Twitch livestreaming schedule. Tuesdays we play The Witcher 2, Wednesdays we play various Xbox One games, and Saturdays we play Xbox One games and give out big prizes. And now we're starting up a weekly Thursday stream to boot. That'...

Join us on Twitch tonight to watch and play #IDARB and PvZ: Garden Warfare!
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by Paul Acevedo
Feb 04, 2015

Windows Central has been livestreaming a wide variety of Xbox One games on every Saturday for quite a while now. As our viewership continues to grow, so does the number of games we want to share with you! Thus we'll now be Twitch streaming a different game every Wednesday as well. That'...

The Witcher 2 Xbox 360 Twitch strea,
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by Paul Acevedo
Feb 03, 2015

Every weekend, Windows Central streams an Xbox One game or two on Twitch for 1-2 hours and gives out free games to the cool people who join us during the stream. It's like a live podcast, only you also get to watch a game while chatting with our awesome readers and viewers!

In...

The Tribez for Windows 8 Microsoft Surface Pro
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by Paul Acevedo
Feb 02, 2015

Game Insight, the king of city building games, has just released two new titles for Windows 8 and RT. First up, The Tribez (which already launched on Windows Phone awhile back) is now playable on tablets and PCs. The Tribez is a city builder set in a prehistoric fantasy world.

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