Wordament

Wordament updated to natively support Windows Phone 8. Also adds new languages and an Android version

Wordament updated to natively support Windows Phone 8. Also adds new languages and an Android version

Sam Sabri 102

Wordament is a game of many firsts. It was the first game with Xbox Live on iOS and on the web to offer achievements. It started as an internal project between two Microsoft employees, but was quickly bought by Microsoft once the potential was realized. It hasn’t seen an update on Windows Phone for quite some time, so let’s check out what’s new as of today. The last update for...

Wordament heads to iOS with Achievements - what that means for Windows Phone

Wordament heads to iOS with Achievements - what that means for Windows Phone

Paul Acevedo 337

Alright, so Nokia has a good grasp on what the word exclusive means. But Microsoft takes a more liberal stance towards supporting other platforms. We’ve seen the big MS publish previously Xbox Windows Phone exclusive games to iOS before, such as Kinectimals and Tentacles. It always hurt, but we sucked it up and complained only in small doses. Yesterday, another exclusive turned coat and...

Switching to Xbox Live provided a huge boost for Wordament, can help other games too

Switching to Xbox Live provided a huge boost for Wordament, can help other games too

Paul Acevedo 60

Microsoft themselves didn’t have as much of a presence at Casual Connect Seattle this year as we would’ve liked, but they did stage a fascinating presentation on the effects that switching to Xbox Live has had on popular free word game Wordament. We all know Xbox Live has helped Wordament become more popular, but the specific benefits and results of the switch are extremely encouraging...

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

Paul Acevedo 16

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...

See Civilization Revolution, Pinball FX2, and more upcoming Xbox Live games in action on Windows Phone

See Civilization Revolution, Pinball FX2, and more upcoming Xbox Live games in action on Windows Phone

Paul Acevedo 24

Our friends at Xbox360Achievements.org recently spent some face time with Microsoft’s Raymond Estrada, who showcased several current and upcoming Xbox live titles for them. The video is our first chance to see several of these games in motion, plus it confirms a few choice details like Pinball FX 2’s payment structure. Head past the break for a full description of each game and links to...