Windows 8 Red Stripe Deals: Oxford Dictionary, Dragon’s Lair, Farm Frenzy 2
The usual six titles are on the Windows Store in the weekly Red Stripe Deals and it’s time to have a look at them all. Let me know which is your favorite.
The weekly Windows 8 Red Stripe Deals is here with some awesome apps and games. Last week, in case you missed it, we featured Sesame Street Touch & Learn TV, Discovery+, Dark Arcana: The Carnival, SuperPhoto, WeatherFlow and Crazy Machines Golden Gears. All of them are awesome apps and games. And now, let’s have a look at this week’s selection, along with the description and some screenshots.
Dragon’s Lair [$4.99]
Dragon’s Lair, one of the most beloved arcade games of all time can now be enjoyed from the comfort of your home. This fully arcade authentic version includes all of the original scenes you’ve come to enjoy, and even an all-new global high scores list so you can show how well you wield Dirk’s sword. Other bonuses include a full watch feature to sit back and enjoy Don Bluth’s stunning animation.
Zombies Can’t Jump for [Free]
Grab your weapons and construction kit! Challenge and fun is awaiting you in this original, nail hammering zombie defense game. Don’t let the zombies knock you down – build your defenses, TNT devices, spiked balls, gun turrets, crates, collect powerful weapons and unleash your survival rage. Battle your way through 20 original levels and 2 survival challenges re-playable in different ways. Zombies can’t jump and you are not going down!
Oxford Advanced Learner’s Dictionary [$14.99]
Improve your English language skills with the Oxford Advanced Learner’s Dictionary. Understand what words mean. Learn how to say them. Know how to use them. The Oxford Advanced Learner’s Dictionary (OALD) is a world best-seller. It is now available as an app, with the full A-Z dictionary and real voice (not text to speech) audio. It has been developed by the same editors from Oxford University Press who created the printed dictionary, working together with Paragon Software, a leading software developer for mobile devices.
Boom Brigade 2 [$1.49]
Take command and see your Troopers lay waste to a rampaging alien horde! Issue orders in real time or use the Tactical Mode for detailed manouvers. Fight your way through the campaign, unlock powerful upgrades and challenging extra game modes. Load up and save the Earth now!
PuzzleTouch Prime [$1.49]
Fun, addictive, and even more challenging jigsaw puzzles by the award winning PuzzleTouch.com. PuzzleTouch Prime includes over 50 all new jigsaw puzzles providing endless hours of puzzle-solving fun. Plus, you can even create your own puzzles using your phone’s camera or photo album — you’ll never run out of puzzles! Realistic looking puzzles are available for all skills levels. Start with easy, 12-piece piece puzzles and advance all the way to the Diabolical level to solve 200 piece puzzles. All puzzles offer 360 degree rotation and work great with touch screen or mouse. See how fast you can finish your favorite puzzle, or challenge your friends to beat your best times. PuzzleTouch makes it fun and easy to snap pieces into place. You’ll never get tired of playing this one-of-a-kind game.
Farm Frenzy 2 [$1.49]
Farm Frenzy 2 will give you a newfound appreciation for Old MacDonald! With a tap, tap here and a tap, tap there, you’ll be feeding chickens, collecting eggs, stocking up your warehouse and shipping your goods off to market. When you earn enough money, you’ll be able to upgrade your buildings to work faster and buy new equipment that can manufacture the goods consumers want. With colorful 3D graphics, heel-kickin’ music and hours of down-home gameplay, Farm Frenzy 2 offers a bumper crop of fun!
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