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To my surprise... a real game is in the Windows 8 store and its a doozy. Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas.

I never actually completed this game and I haven't bothered with the PC version because it doesn't support the Xbox 360 controller, but this version apparently does. I believe it also has check points, cloud save, and improved graphics so it should be a more enjoyable experience than the original.

Only $6.99 and I'm gonna give it a go.



  

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*sneers in fanboy voice*

But it won't help sell Windows 8....

I predict NX launches in 2017 - not 2016

 

Is it on Windows Phone yet? I know it's on Android and iOS. I want it on Windows Phone.

shikamaru317 said:
Is it on Windows Phone yet? I know it's on Android and iOS. I want it on Windows Phone.


It says it supports ARM, so I presume it'll work on phones.



  

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fleischr said:
*sneers in fanboy voice*

But it won't help sell Windows 8....


A massive number of people already have Windows 8, so its just nice to see the market place getting some decent software.



  

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Alright, been trying it out, this appears to be the best way to play this game.

The shadows and lighting effects look great, Xbox 360 control support, cloud saves, and it has check points.

This is pretty much exactly what I wanted.

  

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I have it on my iPhone. Not ashamed.

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shikamaru317 said:
Is it on Windows Phone yet? I know it's on Android and iOS. I want it on Windows Phone.


Yes, it is.  £4.99



is this america only. Im on my laptop and went to the store app on start up and couldnt find it anyway, just GTA cheats and other silly fake apps

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yum123 said:
is this america only. Im on my laptop and went to the store app on start up and couldnt find it anyway, just GTA cheats and other silly fake apps


It's in the UK store, win 8 and phone.



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