Smart. Microsoft has found a way to generate some nice side revenue from Windows 7, which is currently the world’s most popular desktop operating system. But one that is getting ready for sunset, with end of life set for January 14, 2020. And while Redmond is keen on moving the user base to a newer version of the...

The most striking factor of StaffPad is, without doubt, its $69.99 price tag. Which practically makes this music app one of the most expensive applications currently available on the Windows Store. Then again, with all talk of big name app and game developers parting ways with Microsoft’s operating platforms, maybe an...

Now this is a very unique game, targeted at a very distinct audience. DuckTales Remastered launched on a bunch of different platforms in 2013, including the PC, Android, PS3 and the Xbox 360. And now the developers have released it on the Windows Store. It is a remake of a classic, an 8-bit NES classic — DuckTales....

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,...

Top down racing titles have found a second life thanks to the mobile revolution, and while Mini Motor Racing doesn’t necessarily bring anything new to this beloved genre, it’s a fine game in its own right. If you remember playing classic titles like Micro Machines or Super Cars, then this one is for you. This...

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 as...

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 your quest...

Space simulator games are tough business. For players, they take some effort to learn, for developers a lot of effort to develop. Strike Wing: Raptor Rising arrives as a fine option for Windows Phone users. Already available for iOS and Android, the port recently launched on the Windows Phone Store, bringing with it...

Microsoft has made it a point convincing developers to port their applications to the Windows Store. One such port is Violett, a point-and-click adventure game. You control a young girl named, you guessed it, Violett, who has somehow managed to shrink herself to mouse size and finds herself in a fantastical world that...

Puzzle games are a hot commodity on the Windows Store. And another physics based puzzler set in space has just shown up. Gravity Badgers, an interesting new addition. You are tasked with shooting a young badger in a space suite to the level exit, while collecting all points along the way — and as you may have guessed...