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Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas settles in on Windows Phone 8

After coming to iOS and Android last year, the final game in the Grand Theft Auto 3 trilogy is out now on Windows Phone 8. The debate will ever rage on over which one is the best, but there's no doubt San Andreas is the phattest. Wait, we mean fattest....

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Report: 'Threshold' updates to unify Windows, Xbox One platforms

Microsoft is planning to make strides toward one ecosystem for all its platforms with "Threshold," the codename for a series of individual platform updates that will more closely unite Windows Phone, Windows PC and Xbox One. According to a report on ZDNet, "Threshold" will include updates to all...

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Galactic Reign leaving Windows Store, servers going dark end of year

Galactic Reign by Slant Six Games will be taken down from the Windows Store on August 15, a post on the official Xbox forum reads. The turn-based tactical game's servers will be retired on December 31, 2013, at which point Galactic Reign will be shuttered forever. Slant Six Games, whose last...

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Rayman Jungle Run makes it to Windows Phone 8

Rayman Jungle Run is available on Windows Phone 8 now, following its launch on iOS and Android in 2012, and a Windows 8 launch earlier this year. Rayman Jungle Run is $3 for Windows Phone, and we think it's definitely worth the price....

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The Joystiq Indie Pitch: Skulls of the Shogun

Indie developers are the starving artists of the video-game world, often brilliant and innovative, but also misunderstood, underfunded and more prone to writing free-form poetry on their LiveJournals. We like that. This week, Skulls of the Shogun lead designer Jake Kazdal discusses developing a...

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Skulls of the Shogun playable at PAX Prime, trailer visible right here

Skulls of the Shogun is coming to just about everything Windows 8; Windows 8 PCs, Windows 8 phones, Windows 8 tablets. Oh, and Xbox. The turn-based strategy game supports cross-platform play across all those Windows, a nifty feature PAX Prime attendees can sample for themselves this weekend....

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Unity 4 bringing code together on Windows 8 and Windows Phone 8 as well

Stop being all worried that the Unity development engine won't support Windows 8 and Windows Phone 8 devices – it totally does. Er, it will at least, whenever Unity 4 launches (currently unknown). Unity Technologies announced intentions to support Microsoft's flagship operating systems...

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