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Wordament brings word tournaments to Xbox Live on Windows Phone on April 25

Wordament brings word tournaments to Xbox Live on Windows Phone on April 25

Lately we’ve been fortunate enough to receive release dates for new Xbox Live games a week or two in advance – including this week’s release, Monster Island. Naturally Windows Phone gamers are already anxious to know about next week’s new game, and we can now put those anxieties to rest. Microsoft Studios has officially announced that the Xbox Live version of Wordament launches on April...

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Microsoft to publish Arkadium games for multiple platforms, likely including Windows Phone

Microsoft to publish Arkadium games for multiple platforms, likely including Windows Phone

Today Microsoft and Arkadium, a developer of casual and social games (as well as socially casual games), announced a multi-year, multi-game publishing agreement. Microsoft Studios will bring several of Arkadium’s titles to multiple unnamed platforms over the next few years. Truth be told, the platforms have names, but the two companies just aren't sharing them yet. Arkadium’s expertise...

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Fusion: Sentient comes to Xbox Live on November 9 alongside Fusion: Genesis on Xbox 360

Fusion: Sentient comes to Xbox Live on November 9 alongside Fusion: Genesis on Xbox 360

Microsoft is really starting to make true on the promises of connectivity between Xbox 360 and Windows Phone titles. This week’s Xbox Live release, Kinectimals allows gamers to transfer their personalized kitties to the console version and vice-versa. Next week we’re getting another ‘connected’ title in the form of Fusion: Sentient from developer Wahoo Studios (aka NinjaBee) and...

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Xbox Live Developer Interview: Signal Studios and Krome Studios, makers of Toy Soldiers: Boot Camp

Xbox Live Developer Interview: Signal Studios and Krome Studios, makers of Toy Soldiers: Boot Camp

It’s been a while since we’ve published an Xbox Live Developer Interview. We haven’t been resting on our laurels though, and today we present another exciting look behind the creation of an upcoming game. The title in question is Toy Soldiers: Boot Camp, a Windows Phone-exclusive companion to the Toy Soldiers Xbox Live Arcade games. Both Signal Studios and Krome Studios contributed to...

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