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Exclusive: Game Insight crafting Cloud Raiders for Windows Phone and Windows 8

Exclusive: Game Insight crafting Cloud Raiders for Windows Phone and Windows 8

We’ve just reviewed Airport City, the latest Windows Phone 8 and Windows 8 release from international publisher Game Insight. Observant readers will notice a pattern with Game Insight’s mobile Windows releases: three out of their four games are pure city builders. The fourth game Rule the Kingdom is sort of a city builder/RPG hybrid. Clearly city building is Game Insight’s specialty –...

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Asphalt 7 for Windows 8 Review: The first cross-platform Windows racing game

Asphalt 7 for Windows 8 Review: The first cross-platform Windows racing game

Earlier this week, Gameloft announced they will bring their latest arcade racer Asphalt 8: Airborne to both Windows Phone and Windows 8. Phone owners have enjoyed its predecessor for quite some time now, but Microsoft’s tablet and PC operating system has gone without – until now. Asphalt 7: Heat has just launched on Windows 8 and RT with full Xbox support. It includes some impressive...

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Halo: Spartan Assault Review - Finish the fight on Windows Phone 8 and Windows 8

Halo: Spartan Assault Review - Finish the fight on Windows Phone 8 and Windows 8

Ever since Windows Phone 7 launched with Xbox features and games, fans have been clamoring for a mobile Halo game. The Halo series of first-person shooters is Microsoft’s most popular gaming franchise, so a Windows Phone version would seem like a foregone conclusion. But two years passed without the slightest hint at a mobile Halo title, prompting us to question whether Microsoft has...

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Microsoft apologizes for Saved Cloud Game outage by offering free month of Xbox LIVE Gold

Microsoft apologizes for Saved Cloud Game outage by offering free month of Xbox LIVE Gold

This weekend Microsoft experienced a problem with their Xbox LIVE Saved Cloud Games service, causing some gamers grief as they could not save their progress to the cloud or access previous saves. Xbox LIVE's Major Nelson reported early this morning that the problem been resolved and that those affected would be given a free month of Gold service for their troubles. Microsoft's General...

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