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Jump for joy as MonsterUp Adventures gets a Windows Phone 8 update

Jump for joy as MonsterUp Adventures gets a Windows Phone 8 update

Paul Acevedo 6

If there’s one thing we can count on from indie developer Karios Games, it’s frequent software updates. Karios’ standout jumping game MonsterUp Adventures has already received two substantial updates – one to ease the game’s difficulty and another that greatly improved its boss battles. One aspect of the game still needed tweaking though: its in-game purchases.  That’s just what the new...

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...