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Angry Birds Star Wars II lands on the Store for Xbox Windows Phone a day early

Angry Birds Star Wars II lands on the Store for Xbox Windows Phone a day early

Daniel Rubino 118

Behold, young Padawans, as Angry Birds Star Wars II is now live on the Store for Windows Phone 8 users—and it’s even a day early from the official September 19 launch date (beating out iOS and Android). What is even more fantastic? Those with a Lumia 520 or other 512 MB devices can get in on the action too. The game weighs in at 32 MB and will cost you 99 cents (with a free trial). The...

Lots of Angry Birds updates on Windows Phone and Windows 8 bring new levels and fixes

Lots of Angry Birds updates on Windows Phone and Windows 8 bring new levels and fixes

Paul Acevedo 31

Today’s a big day for Windows 8 games, what with Temple: Run Brave finally releasing (not to mention Dr. Pickaxe’s indie pinball action). On top of that, it also happens to be a great day for Angry Birds on Windows 8 AND Windows Phone. Why? First of all, I heard some pigs got knocked over and crushed by blocks. You know how Angry Birds love that. More to the point: on Windows Phone 8,...

Windows Phone 7 and 8 gets new ports of Angry Birds and they're free for a limited time!

Windows Phone 7 and 8 gets new ports of Angry Birds and they're free for a limited time!

Paul Acevedo 134

When we didn’t hear from Microsoft about an Xbox Windows Phone release this week, we feared that there wouldn’t a new game today. It turns out that we should have had faith, because a new release did quietly slip out, and it’s an interesting one! Following on the heels of their early April release, Amazing Alex, Rovio now breaks in the month of May with the game that started their rise...

Amazing Alex and Ms. Splosion Man arrive on Xbox Windows Phone, won't run on the same phone [Updated]

Amazing Alex and Ms. Splosion Man arrive on Xbox Windows Phone, won't run on the same phone [Updated]

Paul Acevedo 108

Things have certainly been picking up for Xbox on Windows Phone lately. Not only do Nokia and Chillingo continue pumping out exclusives like Vampire Rush and Storm in a Teacup, but there have been two non-Nokia Xbox releases for several weeks now. The trend continues today as the long-awaited Ms. Splosion Man from Iron Galaxy Studios finally debuts alongside Amazing Alex. That’s the...