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...

Funky name for a neatly designed building game. The Tribez lets you develop your very own village, from the humblest of beginnings all the way up to a bustling metropolis. And it looks great doing so. It is actually not dissimilar to many other such mobile games that are available on the Windows Store, and on...

There are a handful of games that feel completely at home on Microsoft’s brand new platform. One look at WordBattle and it becomes clear that this is one such title, meticulously crafted exclusively for Windows 8. This word puzzle game allows playing online versus friends and random opponents, while also throwing in...

You’ve got to admit when Microsoft develops games, it develops them good. Though game development has been out of the spotlight at Redmond recently, the software titan has delivered some great titles over the years. And it still follows up with new in-house developed titles every now and then. One of its more popular...

Developer Miniclip has just rolled out a special promotion for a few of its Windows 8 games, and the selection includes the popular Gravity Guy that is on offer to both desktop and tablet users. The game is offered with a freeware license. No idea when the offer will expire, so if you are reading this, stop doing so...

Ready for some puzzling adventures? Or how about adventurous puzzles? Either way, you are in for a treat if you like word games, solving crosswords and things like that. Imaginatively titled (or not), 7 Little Words is a game that gets straight to the point. No flashy design, little fluff, just pure good fashioned...

The amount of apps on the Windows Store is continuously growing, and this past month or so has actually seen several quality games land on Microsoft’s app repository. Puzzle Craft actually combines two different types of games into one — town building and match-three puzzles — and the result is a deep and engaging...

Call them by whatever name you fancy, but puzzle games where the player has to guess a word based on a selection of descriptive images are all the rage these days. The reason can very much be attributed to their universal appeal and ease of play. What’s The Word is one such game for the Windows 8 platform. You get a...

While the Windows 8 platform may still be waiting for that killer app (or game) that other competing platforms have enjoyed over the years, it is seeing some quality additions in the entertainment section. One of the better ones available is Slot Machine, and as the name suggests, the app put a virtual slot machine in...