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Carcassonne review: Board game returns to Windows Phone 8 Better no Xbox Live than not at all

Carcassonne review: Board game returns to Windows Phone 8

Early this summer, a big batch of Xbox Windows Phone and Windows 8 games disappeared from the Store and into the ether. Some of these games would return without their Xbox features, we reported, while others would stay gone for good. One of those delisted titles was Carcassonne, a strategic board game from German developer Exozet games. This week, it finally returned to Windows Phone....

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Celebrate Black Friday with a massive Xbox Windows Phone and Xbox 360 sale

Celebrate Black Friday with a massive Xbox Windows Phone and Xbox 360 sale

Last year’s Windows Phone Xbox Live Black Friday Week Sale wasn’t terribly exciting, but it did put three games on sale at once, a quantity only equaled in the Countdown to 2012 Sale a month later. A lot has happened between then and now, and today Microsoft has really upped the ante. The 2012 Black Friday Week Sale is live and includes a whopping six discounted Xbox Windows Phone games...

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Carcassonne now available for Xbox on Windows Phone complete with online multiplayer

Carcassonne now available for Xbox on Windows Phone complete with online multiplayer

It’s always nice when a game launches a bit earlier than its Wednesday release date. Last week, Cracking Sands appeared in the morning (facilitating our timely review the next day), and now Carcassonne from Exozet and Microsoft Studios has done the same. Are you ready for some board game goodness? Carcassonne is a board game in which players take turns placing land tiles, trying to...

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