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Skulls of the Shogun for Windows Phone and Windows 8 gets special launch pricing

Skulls of the Shogun for Windows Phone and Windows 8 gets special launch pricing

Paul Acevedo 54

Next week’s Xbox Windows Phone release Skulls of the Shogun is possibly Microsoft’s most ambitious game yet. Not only will it be launching on Windows Phone, but also XBLA and Windows 8/RT simultaneously. Take that, WSOP: Full House Pro! Sorry, I just ate some sour grapes. On top of the three-platform release, Skulls also supports shared campaign progress across devices thanks to cloud...

Specs of next generation Xbox supposedly leaked, includes everything and the kitchen sink

Specs of next generation Xbox supposedly leaked, includes everything and the kitchen sink

Rich Edmonds 163

Specifications have been leaked for the 360's successor. With E3 approaching closer as each day passes, there's going to be more and more salt being thrown at consumers from sources who wish to either leak valid details about Microsoft's next generation Xbox console, or stir up false rumour. The latest information comes from VGleaks, who doesn't have a significant track record, but has...

Old news new again: Gameloft Windows Phone teaser video and PlayXBLA Windows 8 page

Old news new again: Gameloft Windows Phone teaser video and PlayXBLA Windows 8 page

Paul Acevedo 83

Sometimes information come along that doesn’t exactly seem newsworthy, because we already know it. I mean, if Nokia added a webpage touting Angry Birds Space for Windows Phone to their website right this minute, would we have much reason to go shouting about it from the mountains? But not everybody hears every piece of news the first time around, so when it gets reiterated somehow, it...

Relive the good ol' days with a Super Nintendo emulator for Windows Phone 8

Relive the good ol' days with a Super Nintendo emulator for Windows Phone 8

Daniel Rubino 125

Ah, Super Nintendo. 1991 was a good time because video games were really just starting to get big and the SNES system was leading the pack for 16-bit gaming. The console is still revered by many to this day. Now combine it with the power of Windows Phone 8’s dual core CPUs, extra RAM and high resolution display and you have an ideal gaming platform—assuming the developer gets it right....

Microsoft announces WSOP: Full House Pro for XBLA and Windows 8 but not Windows Phone

Microsoft announces WSOP: Full House Pro for XBLA and Windows 8 but not Windows Phone

Paul Acevedo 81

We dished out praises like crazy to the original Full House Poker game for Windows Phone. It was the first Windows Phone 7 game to have proper avatar support and is still the only one, really. A picture of the user’s avatar on their stats screen like AlphaJax and Wordament have doesn’t really count; users want to play games as their avatars. Full House Poker also synced up with the...