Category: Windows 8 Applications

Pretty neat name for a pretty neat game. Fantasy Farms tasks you with growing a farm in a fantasy land, where orcs, dwarves, elves and other such creatures roam. You build roads and a variety of buildings to generate resources, which can then be used to expand the farm further. Of course, plenty of quests are also...

Cinderella Free Fall is the latest multiplatform addition to the line of puzzle games from Disney, and follows Frozen and Maleficent titles that have been released in the past couple of years. The formula remains unchanged, though. It is a puzzle matching adventure set in the world of the new film that hit theaters...

Ah, anime. Japanese animation has fans scattered from around the world, and if you are one, then the AnimeHub app brings you access to more than 1700 anime shows. Including episodes of popular ones like One Piece, Bleach, Kill La Kill and Sword Art Online. This free application is essentially a video player that...

Time for another blast from the past! This new version of Boulder Dash is the 30th anniversary remake from the creators of the original game that become a certified hit back in 1984. As in to say, official as official gets. This edition recently landed on the Windows Store and offers 160 levels that are included,...

Nothing beats going into a weekend with another match three type of game. Candy Rain 2 is here and at your service, and it offers everything you might expect from a game of this sort. And that means free-to-play, a variety of combos and game modes, along with tons of levels. Throw in bright, colorful visuals and the...

Danger Road continues the recent influx of games on the Windows Store. This is actually a modern take on the classic arcade game Frogger, as you can see from the image above. Gameplay is similar to the vintage hit — though the visual presentation has a chunky and blocky look. The premise of the game is to cross the...

Another multiplatform Gameloft title. Age of Sparta has recently hit the Windows Store and the casual city building game has raked up some good rating and great reviews. Casual, because although rich and refined, this is still a free to play game that allows players a chance to rush tasks and buy items via premium...

Another Windows app with the word ‘Happy’ in its title. Happy Connect may not come with instructions or anything, but this is still a challenging puzzle game that serves up the difficulty levels gradually. The first few beginning stages are simple and easy. But things pick up and become rather complicated as sometimes...

Been a while since we’ve had a high-profile release on the Windows Store, and they rarely get more prominent than AOL On, the newest app to come from AOL. It features a plethora of videos, movies and television shows that can be watched right in the Modern UI of your Windows 8.1 device. These come from several...

You can be guaranteed of one thing on the Windows Store. The sheer abundance of match three games. Jewel Star is a recent such addition, which fans of these sorts of titles are sure to like. It’s more of the usual, of course. That being, reaching a given score in each level, or bringing objects to the bottom or...