Category: Windows 8 Applications

Another Gameloft release! Dragon Mania Legends has recently landed on the Windows Store, at the start of the year, and seems like it has already won a bunch of fans. You are tasked with breeding and training dragons in order to fight others. At its core, it is a simulation game — with combat added in. You...

Christmas may be over, but the festive spirit lingers on still. Particularly on the Windows Store, with games like Christmas Cookie channeling it. This themed game is, you guessed it, a match three type. If you can’t get enough of these, then this one is good option. Though it is pretty standard and...

Nice name for a nice game. Word games are somewhat of a sensation on the Windows platform, and the appropriately named Fillable is a welcome new addition to the list. This is a word creation game — one with a twist. You start with a single letter on the board, and tasked with filling it with as many letters...

The unofficial Hasbro week continues, with another of the popular titles the company recently launched on the Windows Store. Scrabble – The Classic Word Game, as it’s called, is in the house. This comes alongside the custom developed Risk tabletop game that was made available for Windows 8 users, in...

Zynga was the hottest name in social gaming a few years back, but the company has now launched several games on the Windows Store. FarmVille 2 is now available for Windows 8, in portable form. At its core, the game is a basic farming simulator, with a casual touch, of course. After setting up your farms, you...

Titled, Risk – The Game of Global Domination, this game lands on the Windows Store by way of Hasbro, the original company that own the license to the classic tabletop board game. And in many ways, this one plays like a classic tabletop board game. You play against up to three human or computer opponents, in...

If only all apps available on the Windows Store boasted quality at this level and up! Spider Solitaire is nothing fancy, but it gets the basics right with a matching presentation. The result? One of the highest rated games available on the Windows platform. Well rounded is the way to describe this title that...

If there is one type of apps that are showing up in abundance on the Windows Store, it’s clients for online games. Illyriad is another such application, allowing users to connect directly to servers. It is a grand strategy MMO, short for massively multiplayer online game. In case you are unfamiliar with the...

Not many notable releases on the Windows Store this past week, except for Sonic Dash, that is to say, but Kaboom Monsters is one of the better games that arrived on the platform. This is a puzzle game, with strategic elements. You play against the computer, and each player has a deck of cards with values on...

If the endless runner genre was made for one character, it’s Sonic. The Hedgehog, of course. SEGA has finally released Sonic Dash on the Windows Store, both for Windows and Windows Phone. The game has topped charts on other platforms and other app stores, so there’s nothing much to be said about this popular...