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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....

Gen 8 Hardware Predictions (After 6 years)

PS4 -- 110 million , X1 50 million, Wii U 35 million

Currently playing: Rayman Legends, New Super Luigi U

Current backlog: Batman Arkham City, Metroid Prime Trilogy, Pikmin 3

Next games for purchase: Super Smash Bros Wii U, Project CARS, Guacamelee! STCE, Lego City Undercover, Hyrule Warriors

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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: TNA Impact for 360 (frustrating AI) - Wheelman for 360 (difficulty spikes) - Burnout Paradise for 360 (needs fast travel) - Midnight Club: LA for 360 (tedious) - Child of Eden for 360 (tedious) - Dungeon Fighter Live for 360 (BORING!) - Splosion Man for 360 (not my thing) - Fez for 360 (might try later) - Catherine for 360 (fuck puzzles) - Fire Pro Wrestling for 360 (pathetic)

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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.

  

Mr Puggsly in Adventure of Backlog: Kamehameha Edition!

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: Borderlands Pre-Sequel for PC - Zone of Enders HD for 360 - Dragon's Crown for PS3 - Rayman Origins for 360

Recently Completed
:
Dragon Ball Z Kinect for 360 (2/5) - EA UFC for X1 (3/5) - Too Human for 360 (2/5) - 50 Cent:BotS for 360 (3/5) - Prince of Persia (2008) for 360 (3/5) - Destiny for X1 (3/5) - Diablo III: UEE for 360 (4/5) - Bioshock: Infinite - BaS DLC for PC (3/5) - The Walking Dead: Season Two for 360 (4/5) - Wolf Among Us for 360 (4/5) - King Kong for 360 (2/5) - Killer is Dead for 360 (3/5) - Def Jam: Icon for 360 (2/5) - WWE Legends of Wrestlemania for 360 (2/5) - Ghostbusters for 360 (3/5) - Bastion for 360 (4/5) - Mark of the Ninja for 360 (3/5) - Dust: An Elysian Tale for 360 (4/5) - Dragon's Dogma for 360 (3/5) - Kingdoms of Amalur for 360 (3/5)

Recently Gave Up On
: TNA Impact for 360 (frustrating AI) - Wheelman for 360 (difficulty spikes) - Burnout Paradise for 360 (needs fast travel) - Midnight Club: LA for 360 (tedious) - Child of Eden for 360 (tedious) - Dungeon Fighter Live for 360 (BORING!) - Splosion Man for 360 (not my thing) - Fez for 360 (might try later) - Catherine for 360 (fuck puzzles) - Fire Pro Wrestling for 360 (pathetic)

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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