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Microsoft demonstrates MineCraft for HoloLens at E3 event

In the E3 event which was held at San Francisco, Microsoft demonstrated MinceCraft for HoloLens. Mojang, the company behind the popular game MineCraft was acquired by Microsoft last year. Mojang’s brand director, Lydia Winters was invited to the dais to […]

Microsoft and Duke University team up on new video game streaming tool

Streaming video games is considered as the future, which is why Microsoft has been working on ways to reduce the bandwidth desired to perform such a task. Apparently, the software giant has managed to reduce game streaming by 80 percent, […]

Oh no! Candy Crush Saga will come pre-installed on Windows 10

Games like Solitaire, Hearts, Minesweeper have been popular on the Windows platform. These games have been played millions of times over the years in Windows. And they are coming back in Windows 10 going to be joined by the smash-hit […]

Solitaire returns to Windows 10

With Windows 10 Technical Preview Build 10061, Microsoft has decided to bundle the Solitaire Collection with Windows 10. Many fans of classic games like Solitaire, Minesweeper, Hearts were left disappointed when Microsoft decided to remove it from Windows 8. Such […]

Mojang confirms it has fixed Minecraft Vulnerabilities

Mojang, the company behind the popular Minecraft game has announced that it has fixed a security issue which exploited a loophole causing the game servers to crash. A security researcher by name Ammar Askar observed that the exploit allows any […]

Minecraft Vulnerability makes it easy to crash the Game Servers

Minecraft was the undisputed indie success story of 2010. The game with in 3 years of its launch became third most popular computer game of all time, following Tetris and Wii Sports. Recently, a security researcher posted an exploit that […]

Kabam drops Windows Apps Development Support

Last year, Microsoft – the software giant signed a deal with fairly established mobile game developer, Kabam. Fast forward 12 months we learn the company has decided to discontinue the apps development for Windows Phones. Kabam to focus on Apple […]

DuckTales Remastered game for Windows and Windows Phone released

DuckTales Remastered, one of the popular titles of all time is now available for download across all range of Windows devices including Windows PCs, laptops, tablets and phones. The latest version of the game retains the authenticity of its 8-bit […]

Quantum Break for Xbox One is delayed into 2016

The Xbox One video game lineup for 2015 looks beautiful, but now it is less so after Microsoft announced that the hotly anticipated title, Quantum Break, has been delayed into 2016. Quantum Break for Xbox One delayed This came as […]

Turkey to ban Minecraft?

The last week has seen multiple reports that Turkey is on its way to ban Minecraft, a game newly acquired by Microsoft. Minecraft is a game that allows the imagination of players to run wild while coming up with their […]

Microsoft permits using Games’ names on YouTube

The wording on the new rules and regulations regarding creation of third party content based on Microsoft games was confusing. It sent out signals that Microsoft has been prohibiting usage of names of games built by Microsoft. This was depressing […]

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Microsoft acquires Minecraft maker Mojang

Microsoft has finally made an official announcement of acquiring Minecraft maker Mojang. After being in rumours for a few days Minecraft and Majong are finally going to become a party of Microsoft Studios. The deal has been in confab for […]

Microsoft launches Escape from XP game

To showcase the capabilities of Microsoft’s proprietary browser Internet Explorer 11, Microsoft has released a game titled Escape from XP, that also serves to remind users that Windows XP support ended on 8th April. Escape from XP game The game […]

Popular Solitaire game arrives in Windows Phone Store

The popular solitaire game from Windows desktop operating system has arrived on Windows Phone store. Solitaire is a collection of several card-centric games that have made their way to the mobile ecosystem. These games include Klondike, FreeCell, Spider, TriPeaks and […]

Microsoft gaming classics Solitaire, Mahjong, Minesweeper arrive on Windows Phone

Windows all-time favorite games like Solitaire Collection, Mahjong and Minesweeper are now available on Windows Phone platform. Earlier this year, Microsoft updated Minesweeper, MahJong and Solitaire for Windows 8/8.1 and these three titles are now available for the Windows Phone […]

Leading game company Ubisoft website hacked; user information compromised

A leading game company Ubisoft, popularly known for creating the Assassin’s Creed video-game series, has announced that the user names, email addresses and encrypted passwords of its account holders had been illegally accessed, leaving out their other personal information such […]

Microsoft bringing ‘Age of Empires’ to iOS and Android

Software giant Microsoft is planning to bring a few of Windows PC games and consoles to Android and iOS devices as part of a deal with Japanese smartphone game maker KLab. One of those Windows PC games includes the classic […]

Where’s My Mickey game now available on Windows Phone

Disney’s iconic cartoon character, Mickey mouse will come to life once again. Walt Disney has made the game available for phones and tablet devices. Yes, Where’s My Mickey game has finally landed to Microsoft’s Windows 8 OS as an app […]

Microsoft updates Windows 8 Games Minesweeper, MahJong and Solitaire

Microsoft today rolled out the minor updates for three of its most popular games. Microsoft Mahjong apps, Minesweeper and Solitaire. The updated games are now available in the Windows Store. The changelog for these three Windows games features a few […]

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Riley, the Doggie gets companion call in Call of Duty: Ghosts

Yesterday, at a special 30 minute event, Activision and Infinity Ward showcased the first look of the new gameplay, Call of Duty: Ghosts. The event jointly hosted by Geoff Keighley, and Justine Ezarik showed fans a glimpse of gameplay levels, […]

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Temple Run Brave is now ‘running’ on Windows Phone 8

Windows Phone 8 loves to surprise its users by adding new features, application and games. This time Windows Phone 8 has brought Temple Run: Brave, the latest sequel of the famous video game, Temple Run. Temple run Brave is the game […]