Xbox LIVE on Windows 8

Earlier this year Microsoft announced Xbox was coming to Windows 8. Which in addition to its industry-leading game service, Xbox is pleased to announce support from Microsoft studios Rovio, Miniclip, Gameloft, ZeptoLab, Glu Mobile, Halfbrick Studios, and other high quality Xbox games to Windows 8. The first games will bring many of the games you already know and love, and will include 29 titles from Microsoft Studios, some of which will be exclusive to Windows 8. Many of the games will be available starting October 36th with more games coming through Christmas and beyond. They will be playable on any Windows 8 PC, laptop, or tablet.

Xbox games will be pre-installed in Windows 8 Xbox Games App and available in the Windows 8 store. The games will have Xbox achievements, leaderboards, multiplayer modes, connecting with friends and more. Here are the first wave of games:

1.        4 Elements II Special Edition
2.        A World of Keflings
3.        Adera: Episode 1
4.        Adera: Episode 2
5.        Adera: Episode 3
6.        Angry Birds
7.        Angry Birds Space
8.        Big Buck Hunter Pro
9.        BlazBlue Calamity Trigger
10.     Collateral Damage
11.     Crash Course GO
12.     Cut the Rope
13.     Disney Fairies
14.     Dragon’s Lair
15.     Field & Stream Fishing
16.     Fruit Ninja
17.     Gravity Guy
18.     Gunstringer: Dead Man Running
19.     Hydro Thunder Hurricane
20.     IloMilo
21.     iStunt 2
22.     Jetpack Joyride
23.     Kinectimals Unleashed
24.     Microsoft Mahjong
25.     Microsoft Minesweeper
26.     Microsoft Solitaire Collection
27.     Monster Island
28.     PAC-MAN Championship Edition DX
29.     Pinball FX 2
30.     Reckless Racing Ultimate
31.     Rocket Riot 3D
32.     Shark Dash
33.     Shuffle Party
34.     Skulls of the Shogun
35.     Taptiles
36.     Team Crossword
37.     The Harvest HD
38.     Toy Soldiers Cold War
39.     Wordament
40.     Zombies!!!