Throughout the last few days, we've closely covered a series of popular Windows Store apps. While productivity and security apps were on our prior lists, today we turn our attention to games. What follows is a look at 5 popular free Windows Store games for Windows 10.
Topping the list is this multi-award winning game. Alto's Adventure features fluid, graceful and exhilarating physics-based gameplay, as well as procedurally generated terrain based on real-world snowboarding. The game has Xbox Live achievements, is relatively easy to learn, and even features the ability to challenge your friends, compete for the best high score, best distance, and best trick combo. Fully dynamic lighting and weather effects, such as thunderstorms, blizzards, fog, rainbows, and even shooting stars further make this game enjoyable.
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If you're looking for a Minecraft-like game for your Windows 10 device, then Roblox is the game for you to download. With over 20 million visitors each month, Roblox is the largest user-generated gaming community where you can explore amazing 3D virtual worlds with friends. Game examples include playing paintball with friends, running a pizza shop, battling pirates, and so much more. The game even features messages and chat features, for an even more social experience.
Over 100 million people worldwide have downloaded this game, and if you download you too might finally be able to answer the age long question, "why did the chicken cross the road?" Crossy Road is free to play and features retro-styled, pop art inspired characters, and simple, pure, innovative gameplay. In the game, you endlessly cross roads, train tracks, and rivers and collect coins along the way to unlock newer experiences.
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Uno & Friends- The Classic Card Game Goes Social!
This game brings the classic and easy to learn Uno card game to the familiar screen of your Windows 10 device. The game supports Xbox Live and lets you create games invite your friends to play, or challenge the millions of Uno fans worldwide. For further fun, you can even Utilize Boosts & Super Boosts, Compete in weekly contests to win rewards, Customize your UNO game with backgrounds, card deck designs & special effects.
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Asphalt 8: Airborne
If spreadsheets and Word documents are getting boring, and you want to go on a virtual tear of a fictional track while driving a supercar, then Asphalt 8: Airborne is the game for you. Over 200 million people have played this arcade style racing game that features 140+ of the world's best cars. In Asphalt 8: Airborne, you will feel the thrill of gravity-defying racing across 40+ high-speed tracks! Thanks to stunning graphics, the interactions between the vehicles, environments & tracks are a fully physics-based experience! Of course, the game also supports Xbox Live, which means you can earn achievements and race in real-time multiplayer action for up to 12 opponents & dare your friends to ghost races!
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And so, these are 5 popular Windows Store games for Windows 10. Which of these games have you or will you download? Have you checked out all the other free games available in the Windows Store? Let us know what you think by dropping us a comment below!