Microsoft Announces PLAY For Windows 8
Microsoft Studios has launched PLAY, a service which brings Xbox LIVE arcade titles to any Windows 8 device – including Surface tablets.
According to CVG, the following PLAY titles are now available on the service – which launched today.
• Toy Soldiers
• 4 Elements: Special Edition
• Hydro Thunder Hurricane
• Rocket Riot 3D
• Reckless Racing Ultimate
• Microsoft Solitaire Collection
• Microsoft Mahjong
• Microsoft Minesweeper
• Pinball FX2
• Gunstringer: Dead Man Running
• Skulls of the Shogun
You can access all the above titles immediately, with the exception of Toy Soldiers, which doesn’t work on Windows RT. The PLAY service features the typical arcade-like leaderboards and multiplayer modes. You can also play free trials before launching into the full version.