Games

Army Academy, a mini boot camp for Windows Phone 8 that will keep you busy for hours

Army Academy, a mini boot camp for Windows Phone 8 that will keep you busy for hours

George Ponder 14

Army Academy is a new Windows Phone 8 adventure from Moxy Games and the developer's first foray with the Windows Phone platform.  Army Academy is a multi-level, running-styled game that has you jumping, swimming and swinging through various boot camp styled courses. Those courses have a wide range of obstacles and dangers to avoid that include lava pits and electric eels.  Along the...

Nightmares from the Deep: The Cursed Heart - Windows Phone 8 and Windows 8 Review

Nightmares from the Deep: The Cursed Heart - Windows Phone 8 and Windows 8 Review

Paul Acevedo 17

During our coverage of Casual Connect a few months back, we interviewed Polish developer Artifex Mundi about some of their adventure titles. I also promised to start reviewing those titles, and now it’s time to do just that. First up is our review of Nightmares from the Deep: the Cursed Heart for Windows Phone 8 and Windows 8. Cursed Heart is the first game in the Nightmares from the...

Gameloft's Asphalt 8: Airborne arrives for Windows Phone 8 as a non-Xbox racer

Gameloft's Asphalt 8: Airborne arrives for Windows Phone 8 as a non-Xbox racer

Daniel Rubino 242

Good news for those of you are who racing fans as Gameloft’s Asphalt 8: Airborne is now available for Windows Phone 8 devices. The bad news is it’s a massive 819 MB to download, meaning you’ll need even more to install. The worse news is the game is not an Xbox Live title, as Gameloft has evidently decided to eschew Microsoft’s rigorous certification. The upside to being a non-Xbox...

Kingdoms & Lords soft launches early, arrives on all Windows Phone 8 devices next week

Kingdoms & Lords soft launches early, arrives on all Windows Phone 8 devices next week

Paul Acevedo 43

Xbox Windows Phone gamers might have noticed that a Store link for Gameloft’s Kingdoms & Lords has been making the rounds today. Unfortunately, most users are finding they can’t actually download or play the game on their phones. Is it a case of the dreaded 1 GB RAM requirement? Nope, even folks with 1 or 2 GB of RAM can’t get their Kingdoms on. Windows Phone Central checked in...

Build your own Tiny Tower in the Star Wars universe on Windows and Windows Phone

Build your own Tiny Tower in the Star Wars universe on Windows and Windows Phone

Abhishek Baxi 59

Star Wars: Tiny Death Star is a business simulation game developed by Disney Mobile and NimbleBit (published by LucasArts), which has come to Windows 8.1 and Windows Phone 8, alongside Android and iOS devices. The latest title is based on NimbleBit's previous hit game, Tiny Tower but is set in the Star Wars universe. Tiny Tower wasn’t available for Windows Phone, so it’s great to see...

Rayman Jungle Run joins Color Carnival and Nun Attack as this week's Red Stripe Deals

Rayman Jungle Run joins Color Carnival and Nun Attack as this week's Red Stripe Deals

Rich Edmonds 35

There's nothing better than downloading apps and games currently on offer for your Windows Phone. Microsoft's weekly Red Stripe Deals series is here once again with three new offers to tempt your purchase. This week, Rayman Jungle is joined by Color Carnival and Nun Attack. That's one Xbox Live title alongside two highly rated offerings. Rayman Jungle Run Ubisoft's Rayman Jungle...

Trouserheart for Windows Phone 8, battle enemies of the kingdom to get your pants back

Trouserheart for Windows Phone 8, battle enemies of the kingdom to get your pants back

George Ponder 18

10Tons Ltd is a fantastic Windows Phone game developer and their latest offering doesn't disappoint. Trouserheart is a Windows Phone 8 game where you play the role of a King who has had his pants stolen. Clad in heart print boxers, the King must travel the kingdom battling a wide variety of goons and bosses. All in an effort to find his stolen pants and restore order to the world....