Almost a year after replacing the Zune Marketplace as your go-to destination for music on Xbox and other Microsoft devices; Xbox Music has been released for iOS and Android devices. Browse through the entire collection available from Xbox Music while you’re away on your iOS or Android devices. In the coming months, the feature to download the music to your device and listen to it even while disconnected from the internet will be added!
AlphaJax for Windows 8
The FREE, LIVE enabled hit game for Windows Phone is now available for Windows 8. It comes will all the same features and of course those achievements to earn. You can download this game here.
TY the Tasmanian Tiger
Another Xbox LIVE enabled title sneaks on to Windows 8, this time if the form of the well established TY the Tasmanian Tiger.
“The hero loved by millions worldwide, TY the Tasmanian Tiger™, is back! Join TY on an exciting new adventure in the great Aussie Outback. Use your wits and boomerangs to find hidden treasures, help the colorful locals, and uncover the mysteries of the land Down Under.
Earn Xbox achievements and challenge your Xbox friends to races, battle arenas, and more with the newest addition to the TY universe.”
The title is currently on sale for the first week by 25% so can be had for £3.49/$4.99 at the moment but will go up later. You can download the game here.
Halo: Spartan Assault
Finally the day has arrived when you can play some Halo on the move. This comes in the form of Halo: Spartan Assault that we have previously covered. At last, you can now pick it up from the marketplace and start playing!
For Windows Phone it is priced at £5.49/$6.99 and you can grab it here.
For Windows 8/RT it is priced at £4.99/$6.99 and you can grab it here.
Some points to note:
- Game progress will continue seamlessly between both devise but you will need to buy both versions.
- Currently the WP version is exclusive to Verizon in the US (only) and will be available to all US customers after 30 days (sucks I know
- This available for Windows Phone 8 handsets only (sorry 7.x folks) and only to those that have 1GB RAM, though 512MB RAM devices will get support in August.
Halo: Spartan Assault comes to Windows 8 and Phone 8
For years now everyone with a Windows Phone has been asking for a Halo game to play on the move and now their prayers have been answered in the form of a top-down halo game.
Releasing in July it won’t be long for Windows 8 PC and Windows Phone 8 users to enjoy a little Spartan action on the go.
For full details, please visit the official page over on Halo Waypoint.
Another new Xbox LIVE Windows 8 store game arrives in the form of Team Crossword
If you have Windows 8 then you can download now and start earning achievements, get it here.
A new Xbox LIVE enabled game hits the Windows 8 store in the form of The Harvest.
This RPG game has been out for a while now on Windows Phone and now it graces your Windows 8 Tablet/PC.
Priced at £4.99/$6.99 it certainly is a little more expensive than other recent Xbox LIVE enabled games. There is always a free trial available so you can try before you buy.