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Glow Arkanoid game is free for a limited time

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Glow Arkanoid for Windows Phone is free for a limited time – for at least 24 hours, but not more than 2 days! Grab it from the Store now :) Standard price for this game is $1.49 USD.

Glow Arkanoid is a popular game from creators of the game HexaLines. It is an arkanoid / breakout game located in the space environment. You play with multiple balls, the bricks are smashed with nice glowing effects. You can earn challenges and compare the score in online rankings. There are 20 levels and 30 challenges. The game offers a long-lasting entertainment, every level is slightly different every time.

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Key features:

  • 30 achievements
  • online score rankings
  • stereo sound, original music
  • Fast App Switching (auto save)

Grab this game for free here from the Windows Phone Store.

See the game play trailer after the break.

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Star Jumper – the new game from the authors of HexaLines

The new game Star Jumper from the authors of the popular game HexaLines has been released today for Windows Phone. It is an original endless platformer, very colorful, fast-paced and entertaining game.

You are running and jumping with an astronaut on the planets, flying through the space and between the planets. You need to collect the gems and keep an eye on your oxygen.

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Features:

  • online leaderboards
  • very original gameplay
  • in-game tutorial

The game costs $1.49 USD and you can download it here (free trial available).

Watch the trailer on Youtube here.

Popular strategy game HexaLines is finally available for Windows Phone

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Popular Windows Mobile game HexaLines is finally available for Windows Phone. I features new HD graphics, it’s optimized for both Windows Phone 7 and 8 devices. You can play it against the computer AI or your friends, earn the challenges and have fun!

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The aim of the game is to fill the most pipes with a red liquid. Three players are adding hexagons on the plan, or rotating with them. The game ends if the whole plan is filled, or the only one player survived. The game is easy to learn, but hard to master! Who will be the first who gets all the challenges?

Features:

  • very original strategy puzzle game
  • 40 challenges (over 20 new!)
  • interactive tutorial

Store info:

  • 50% LAUNCH SALE! (= only $0.99 USD, until the 12th May 2013)
  • no in-app purchases!
  • free trial available (you can not earn challenges in the trial + change any in-game parameters)

You can download the game from the marketplace here.

Watch the trailer on Youtube here.

Glow Arkanoid – a new original breakout game with achievements

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Glow Arkanoid is a new very original arkanoid/breakout game located in the space environment. Smash all glowing bricks with several balls, get to the highest level. Get as many as possible points, compare you score in the online rankings, accomplish the challenges. Deflect the ball to the side by quick pad movement, by gestures or the motion sensor.

The game offers a long-lasting entertainment, every level is slightly different every time.

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Key features:

  • online score rankings
  • 25 achievements
  • tutorial (how to play)
  • move seamlessly between levels
  • stereo sound, original music
  • Fast App Switching (auto save)

The game costs $1.49 with free trial available. Find it here from the marketplace.

Handwrite Notes is updated to 1.3 and provides free version

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A major update has been released for Handwrite Notes – a very fast app for taking handwritten notes. Each note can be pinned to Start as a Live Tile.

With this update, you can change height of lines, width of spaces, or choose a color theme. The new is the support for right-to-left writing. The app contains a new tutorial, you can use gestures for deletion and indentation of words.

If you want to take some notes quickly without typing on keyboard, write a shopping list for your wife, or write down for yourself how many beers you had yesterday, this is the app for you! You can share notes via SkyDrive, you can pin them to Start and have them all visible. You can write down math formulas, or any sentences in your native language (Russian, Chinese…). Handwrite Notes is a very fast, Windows Phone exclusive app.

Features:

  • automatic save
  • sync and backup to SkyDrive
  • export note as image
  • gestures support, color themes, landscape & portrait view
  • set height of lines, width of spaces
  • write left-to-right or right-to-left

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The app is available for free or as a full version for $1.99. The free version is ad-free and almost fully functional –  limitations: you can have only 2 notes at one time and you can not export them as image.

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Handwrite Notes – a very fast app for taking handwritten notes

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Have you ever wanted to take a quick note on your phone and pin it to start? Handwrite Notes is a new very fast app for taking handwritten notes. You can drag with your finger on the bottom pad, small words are automatically positioned on the lines. You can use gestures to delete words, or to enter a new line.

Notes are automatically saved, also can be synchronized with a SkyDrive, or exported as images. The app supports landscape & portrait view and dark & light color theme. This is a very original app on the Windows Phone platform!

The app provides the following functions and information:

  • Multiple live tiles support
  • Automatic saving of notes
  • SkyDrive sync
  • Export as image
  • Gestures support
  • Landscape & portrait view
  • Dark & light color theme

Handwrite Notes costs $1.99 with a free trial and can be found in Marketplace here.

Galaxy Jet – new free game, with online leaderboards

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Galaxy Jet is the new space shooter survival game for Windows Phone 7 – FREE, without ads, with online leaderboards.

By motion sensor you control the jet (up and down). Tap with your finger on power ups and gain special skills. Then fire the laser by flick gesture (from left to right), or use two fingers for the shock wave around the jet (pinch gesture).

Galaxy Jet QR codeShoot more than one asteroid in a row and get bonus score. Don’t hit the yellow planets. In version 1.1 were added alternative controls (by left finger, or joystick) and was fixed generating of yellow planets (you can always fly between them now).

Compare your high score online! Can you be the best? Can you beat me?

FREE download from the Marketplace

Note: This game was made for educational purposes, you can learn how to develop it in this series of articles (it’s only in the Czech language, but you can try to translate it)

See more screen shots after the break.

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