Windows 8 provides a rich set of core technologies that are vital to creating top-selling games. You will hear about the three programming languages for games (JavaScript, C#, C++), and the game genres most easily created in each. For JavaScript developers we will cover interpreted performance of the runtime. For C#...

Before Minecraft, there was Minesweeper. The classic logic game has been included as one of the built-in games for Microsoft’s operating system since Windows 3.1. This widespread availability made it notorious as one of the most played game (along with Solitaire) during work. Ouch! But the game has its rightful place...

More than 430 classic titles are available on Good Old Games’ platform that are tested and updated to work on Windows 8, which is great news for early adaptors of the OS who also happen to be fans of classic games. I remember how hard playing early classics and slightly older games was in the age of Windows Vista and...

Description Discover the hottest new games and download them to your PC and Xbox 360. Edit your avatar, see what your friends are up to, and share your achievements with friends. Note: Some features might not be available in your region. Features Discover and buy games for your PC and Xbox 360 See game details,...

Description Test your knowledge of flags, capitals, countries and their well known places. Do You know them all? Try yourself! Show your friends who is the best! Features many countries with their flags and capitals modern design Cost:  Free Category:  Games Age Rating:  3+ Developer:  Krzysiek Kozak  

Description Spam the button by clicking/tapping the button as fast as you can within 15 seconds. Features Button Spam! Global high score. Cost:  Free Category:  Games > Action Age Rating:  7+ Developer:  Kyzer_Wong

Description Unroll the toilet paper with your hand. It’s very simple. Features Global High Scores Play on your windows phone and also on your windows 8 Cost:  Free Category:  Games > Action Age Rating:  12+ Developer:  Kyzer_Wong

Description Complete 30 different stages of Block Breaking fun by bouncing a ball to break the bricks! With the option of either touch or keyboard controls, Block Breaker is a new, Metro-style twist on the classic Breakout game. Bounce a ball off of your racket to break the blocks above, arranged into fun patterns...

Description Catch the birds and shove them back into the cage! Sounds simple enough, but it doesn’t remain that simple as the birds get faster, the cage starts moving, and clouds start to obscure your vision. Includes leaderboards – so who of your friends is the top bird catcher? Maybe YOU? Catch’em Birds, known from...

Description Love popping bubble wrap but haven’t received any packages recently? No problem! Pop virtual bubbles all you want and see how fast you can do it. Warning: some bubbles are tricky and will spring back to life so they will need to be popped again. Cost:  Free Category:  Games > Action Age Rating: ...