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Windows Store Weekly: great new titles in this week

Written By published July 29, 2016

Today’s roundup of what’s new in the Windows Store includes a new movie and TV series, and great new features for apps and games!

Windows Store Anniversary Event – Fan Pick Poll Results

Fan Pick Poll Results in the Windows Store

The results of the Best of Windows Store Fan Pick Poll are in! Thanks to everyone who voted! Winners of the 10, $50 Windows Store Gift Cards will be notified by direct message. Fans voted Minecraft: Windows 10 Edition Beta as best game, Adele’s 25 as best music album, Star Wars: The Force Awakens as the best in Microsoft Movies & TV, and Netflix as the Ultimate Fan Pick favorite. Explore the full Anniversary collection on the Best of Windows Store.


PicsArt Free

PicsArt for Windows 10

AutoEdit is a new, exclusive PicsArt feature for Windows 10 that shows you a list of beautiful preset editing options you can apply to your pictures with one tap. Square Fit is also now available in the Photo Editor, which, with one tap, enables you to fit any rectangle image into a square shape and adjust Blur and Color. Finally, you can now see notifications meant just for you or for people you’re following on PicsArt. Download the app here from the Windows Store!


World of Tanks Blitz – Free

World of Tanks Blitz in the Windows Store

The action of World of Tanks Blitz gets some new mojo in its game as it brings cross-platform tank combat to Windows 10 devices. Get more varied gameplay in a new mode with 3 capture flags, and starting today through August 12 enjoy the KV-5 – it’s the most popular tank ever in World of Tanks Blitz, and it’s being reintroduced for a limited time.

Movies & TV

The Angry Birds Movie – Buy from $14.99

The Angry Birds Movie in the Windows Store

Bird Island has always been a paradise, home to happy, flightless birds…with the exception of Red, who has anger management issues, and his two friends. But when mysterious green pigs arrive on the island, this trio of outcasts must figure out what’s really going on. Watch The Angry Birds Movie now in the Movies & TV section of the Windows Store.

Homeland, Season 5 – Buy from $22.99

Homeland season 5

The Emmy Winning Series Homeland returns for its fifth enthralling season. Now working at a private security firm in Berlin, Carrie (Claire Danes) is trying to start a new life, but discovers that she can’t escape her past. Get it here from the Windows Store.

Head over here to see everything that’s new and updated in the Windows Store this week, and have a great weekend!