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Microsoft reveals indie games Nutjitsu and Worms Battlegrounds coming to Xbox One

Microsoft reveals indie games Nutjitsu and Worms Battlegrounds coming to Xbox One

Paul Acevedo 29

Microsoft’s ID@Xbox program is essential to the future success of the Xbox One. Basically, it allows indie game developers to publish their games directly to the Xbox One without the need for a separate publisher. That’s what everyone in the industry thinks should be the default arrangement anyway, but Xbox-branded games for the Xbox 360, Windows Phone, and Windows 8 still require a...

New Flappy Bird clone brings Facebook support, wide tile and no ads for Windows Phone

New Flappy Bird clone brings Facebook support, wide tile and no ads for Windows Phone

Daniel Rubino 126

Flappy Bird. The game that won’t die. That actually did die. This morning, a new update came out for the ad-based clone for Windows Phone. Many of you are reporting that the game crashes. Indeed, we’ve noticed on our after a few game plays that it is now crashing too on our Lumia 1520. What to do? Luckily, there’s a new clone on the Store and it’s actually much, much better. Read on to...

Flappy Bird is dead. Here are some alternatives for Windows Phone that are better

Flappy Bird is dead. Here are some alternatives for Windows Phone that are better

Daniel Rubino 203

We’ve seen gamers ‘ragequit’ games before, but this weekend we were treated to a developer doing it instead. Yup, on Saturday Dong Nguyen, the mastermind behind Flappy Bird, announced that not only was he quitting the Flappy Bird biz, but he was removing the apps from the iOS and Android Stores...forevevah. Indeed, by Sunday afternoon the games had vanished. That presumably put the...

Space Shooter X, a fast-paced, outer space shoot 'em up type game for Windows Phone

Space Shooter X, a fast-paced, outer space shoot 'em up type game for Windows Phone

George Ponder 53

If you are in the mood for a fast-paced sci-fi shooter game for your Windows Phone, take a gander at Space Shooter X. Inspired by old school Japanese shooters, the game has fantastic graphics, an edgy pace and plenty of bosses to battle. Ships can be upgraded with a vast assortment of weapons and you have full power and bombing options to help you obliterate your enemies. Speaking of...