If its been a while since you checked up on the Windows Phone Store and haven’t had the time to download some fresh new apps and games, its time to take a look at what’s been happening while you were away. You’ve got a chance to pick up 3 great Windows Phone entertainment apps and some fun games that will have you defending Earth, growing a tribe, and solving puzzles. Take a look at our selection of the best Windows Phone apps and games of the week and tell us your favorite ones.
Best Windows Phone Apps of the Week
Fox Sports Go
What is life without a daily dose of the hottest news from the world of sports. Despite the fact that everybody loves sports, its surprising that there aren’t many good apps that offer live sports shows for us to watch on the go. Well, Fox Sports Go hopes to change all that with its latest app. Depending on your TV provider, you can watch FOX Sports, FOX Sports 1, FOX Sports 2, your regional FOX Sports Network, FOX College Sports and FOX Deportes as may be available. Price: Free
Watch TBS and Watch TNT
Two popular shows get a place of pride on your Windows Phone; Watch TBS and Watch TNT which brings TV’s funniest shows, movies and the biggest dramas on your mobile device. You will need to sign in with a participating provider to access the shows and once you do, you can check out the full episodes of popular shows like Conan, Cougar Town, The Big bang Theory, watch full length movies, check out episode guides, see behind the scene videos and more.
Your Windows Phone library missing some great tunes? If you are in the US, pick up the Music Deals app and hit it up every Tuesday at 1 a.m. PT, to pick up 100 top music albums on sale for just under $2. Plus you also get a chance to pick up one debut album for just 99 cents.
Top Windows Phone Games of the Week
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Deflector is an immersive retro-inspired Earth defense simulator from Throwback Entertainment. In the game you have to defend Earth that is under threat from asteroids, comets, alien starships and what not, by taking command of the Deflector Weapon System and eliminating them. The challenge lies in understanding the various types of incoming threats and using the right mechanism to take them down. If that challenge isn’t too hard, you can get into the Immersive Mode where you step into a HUD-free interface where Earth must be rotated to activate the various defense systems. You can read our review of the game here. Price: Free
Put on your thinking games to take on this fun puzzle game from UX Neek. You have a board filled with tiles of various colors. Tapping a color will change the color of the tile at the top. you goal is to bring all the colors on the board to a uniform color in the fewest possible moves or how about in just under 2 minutes? Price: Free
Dead Hunt is an action RPG title that has you taking on waves of zombies in a post apocalyptic world. There are different types of zombies with unique skills, unlimited hero customization, procedurally generated items and equipment to take on the zombies and chains and combos to use to earn high points. There’s a fair bit of strategy involved in the gameplay as well and its well worth picking up this game if you just haven’t got enough of the zombies yet. Price: Free
In Tribez, you step into an adventurous world where you travel to the past to an unknown beautiful world brimming with secrets, mysteries and hours of social gaming. You build a stone age village, explore lands and lead your tribe to prosperity. If you loved Game Insight’s previous titles like My Country: 2020 you’ll definitely love this one.
That’s all we have in this week’s collection of Windows Phone Games and apps for the week and we hope to enjoy them.