August 12, 2016 10:00 am

This Week on Windows: Emoji, Summer Games, and Windows Hello  

By / Editor, Windows Blog

Last week, we celebrated the Windows 10 Anniversary Update by launching a new video series, This Week on Windows, where we’ll bring you the latest in Windows news, apps, and tips from experts here at Microsoft. Head over here to learn more about the Groove Music offer mentioned in the video, and if you want to follow along with all the summer games download the NBC sports app here. Enjoy this week’s episode, and catch up on everything that’s new with Windows this week!

Study and Play Collection 

Study and Play Collection in the Windows Store

Summer isn’t over, but we’re getting ready for fall so you’re all set when it arrives. Our Study and Play collection, now available in the Windows Store through August 15, is full of apps, games and entertainment for a successful, well-rounded new year in class. It includes learning and productivity apps including Dropbox and Duolingo, as well as great movies, TV shows, and music. Plus, keep your study break game strong with titles like Quantum Break, Forza Motorsport 6: Apex and Gears of War: Ultimate Edition. Check out the entire collection in the Windows Store!

Alto’s Adventure – Free

Alto's Adventure available for Windows 10

Hit the slopes in style – and with a touch of crazy – in the newly updated Alto’s Adventure, where Alto and his friends invite you on an endless snowboarding adventure through beautiful alpine hills and villages. Get it from the Windows Store today.

Suicide Squad: The Album – Buy from $12.99

The Suicide Squad Soundtrack in the Windows Store

Suicide Squad: The Album is out and available in the music section of the Windows Store. You can buy it for $12.99 or listen free with a free 30-day trial of Groove Music Pass.*

Quantum Break – Buy for $39.99

Quantum Break in the Windows Store

Quantum Break is now available to purchase in the Windows Store for only $39.99. It’s a great time to get this awesome, time-amplified suspenseful blockbuster. Get it from the Windows Store today!

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

*30-day trial continues to a paid monthly subscription unless cancelled. Credit card required. Groove Music Pass sold separately and in select markets. Catalog size and availability varies by market and over time.

Updated December 3, 2016 6:55 am