arcade games

Check This Out: Night Lighter for Windows 8 - a dark and never ending arcade style platformer

Check This Out: Night Lighter for Windows 8 - a dark and never ending arcade style platformer

Michael Archambault 13

The Windows Store is certainly growing and it seems that if you delve deep enough, there is always a new interesting app or game to tryout. We have played quite a few games on our Windows tablet’s such as Halo: Spartan Assault, that take full advantage of the graphic processing at hand. However, as we all know, complex graphics are not always the most important aspect. Today, we are...

Xbox LIVE - Galaga Legions DX now available on the Windows Phone Marketplace (Video)

Xbox LIVE - Galaga Legions DX now available on the Windows Phone Marketplace (Video)

Daniel Rubino 18

We brought you the news earlier today that Galaga Legions DX was to land on the Marketplace this week for Windows Phone and true enough to our word, it has. The game fetches for a whopping $6.99, which should set a few of you off in comments. But the question is, Is it any good? The game falls into the tradition of SHMUPs (shoot ‘em ups) but with the kick of the more neon graphics...

Classic arcade game Jet Set Willy coming to Xbox 360 and Windows Phone this Friday

Classic arcade game Jet Set Willy coming to Xbox 360 and Windows Phone this Friday

Daniel Rubino 9

Although these are not Xbox LIVE games, the 1983 classic arcade and sequel to Manic Miner, Jet Set Willy, is headed to the Xbox 360 as an Indie Arcade game this Friday. In addition, a version for Windows Phone is coming with it at or around the same time (we all know how hard it can be for timing). The game Jet Set Willy should be a lot of fun for those who enjoy some retro gameplay on...