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Microsoft cancelling unique space battle game Galactic Reign in three days; servers offline by January

Microsoft cancelling unique space battle game Galactic Reign in three days; servers offline by January

If there is one thing we don’t like about Microsoft it’s when they put an end to good ideas that seemingly didn’t get a fair chance. Such is the case with Galactic Reign, the distinctive space-battle and strategy game that co-launched on Windows Phone and Windows 8 just a few months ago. The game allowed people to play online against other Xbox users and to continue the game on their...

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Galactic Reign blasts onto Xbox for Windows Phone, joining its Windows 8 counterpart

Galactic Reign blasts onto Xbox for Windows Phone, joining its Windows 8 counterpart

In a one-two punch, Microsoft has published both Galactic Reign for Windows 8 and Windows Phone 8 with full Xbox integration. The game itself is a somewhat typical space-conquest game, whereby users take turns to advance a strategy. But it’s the details in the game, customization and sheer massive gameplay that is really intriguing. Throw in the fact that you can continue your game on...

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Galactic Reign becomes the first 'universal' Xbox game for Windows Phone and Windows 8

Galactic Reign becomes the first 'universal' Xbox game for Windows Phone and Windows 8

In a recent editorial, I complained that Microsoft has largely stopped announcing or publicizing Windows Phone games in advance. Well, this week we have a prime example of that. Galactic Reign from Slant Six and Microsoft Studios has just showed on Windows 8 and RT with Xbox features and will appear for Windows Phone 7 and 8 devices (also with Xbox features) later today. Microsoft...

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