Battle alongside your favorite Star Wars characters in Star Wars: Commander

Charge into battle on distant planets in a galaxy far, far away and lead your troops to victory in this new action-packed, combat strategy Star Wars game! Star Wars: Commander is now available free for download from the Windows Store and from the Windows Phone Store! In the Galactic Civil War, competing forces need allies… Read more

Join the Siege – Age of Empires: Castle Siege now available for Windows and Windows Phone!

A few weeks ago, Microsoft Studios and Smoking Gun Interactive announced a new Age of Empires game for Windows 8 and Windows Phone 8 – Age of Empires: Castle Siege. Join the Siege today by downloading the game from the Windows Store and from the Windows Phone Store. Age of Empires: Castle Siege brings all… Read more

Tentacles: Enter the Mind now available worldwide for Windows and Windows Phone

Copenhagen-based studio Press Play has released the sequel to their award-winning game Tentacles: Enter the Dolphin today. Tentacles: Enter the Mind is now available worldwide for download (free with in-app purchases) from the Windows Store and from the Windows Phone Store.   Tentacles: Enter the Mind is a full 3D adventure that continues the crazy… Read more

Acer announces new Aspire V Nitro series laptops

Today, Acer has announced 15-inch and 17-inch Aspire V Nitro series laptops. These laptops look slick and offer cutting edge performance for tackling things like photo and video editing or playing games and watching Blu-ray movies. For those looking for even more performance, Acer is also announcing a special Aspire V Nitro Black Edition. The… Read more

InstantGo: a better way to sleep

You may have heard about InstantGo in Windows 8.1 (known as Connected Standby in Windows 8 and Windows RT), and how it has replaced the traditional sleep or standby function in many Windows 8.1 and Windows RT 8.1 systems. What you might not know is how fundamentally different—and better—it is, and why. First, let me… Read more