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Wordament gets an update, now includes Achievements and more for Windows 8

Wordament, a popular game on the Windows Store has received an update which enabled Achievements, themes and a bunch of other cool things for Windows 8. Achievements are only available in the RTM, since the Release Preview currently does not support achievements.

New achievements have been added to the game, making it easy to gain more gamerscore on your Xbox LIVE Profile. Other improvements include Themes, which allows you to change the look of the game while playing. Portrait mode is now enabled too, which means rotating your tablet 90 degrees won’t affect gameplay.

Another big update includes support for Windows RT, which means those who purchase an RT device in October can play this game without any problems.

The Windows App Store ecosystem is growing, with more and more apps being submitting every day, we could see a pretty successful store launch when Windows 8 finally hits the shelves in October.

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