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Microsoft's greatest marketing site/time waster since minesweeper

The Halo 3 marketing machine is in full effect, and as a side effect we've got a cool site like this.

By September 15, 2007


MegaMinesweeper CarbonLib glitch; iTools and movies; Rio battery drain follow-up

MegaMinesweeper CarbonLib glitch; iTools and movies; Rio battery drain follow-up

By November 15, 2000


Shattered Planet: towards the perfect procedural death labyrinth

Kitfox Games has just released its first game. CNET Australia caught up with studio head Tanya Short to talk IAP, inclusivity and the perfect PDL.

By April 2, 2014


Giant wind-blown ball rolls around and detonates landmines

A childhood toy inspires a wind-powered minesweeper that could help clear the millions of active landmines buried around the globe.

By October 23, 2012


At Windows 8 launch, these 40 games will be ready to go

Angry Birds, Minesweeper, Wordament, and 37 other casual games will be available on October 26, the day Microsoft makes Windows 8 commercially available.

By August 31, 2012


Amazon's third free Kindle game: Mine Sweeper

Previously an Easter egg that was built into Kindle e-readers, a more flushed version of Mine Sweeper has now appeared in the Kindle Store.

By October 15, 2010


Chrome app store offers big-name browser games

A new app store for Chrome enables in-browser gaming and the inclusion of developer apps -- Google's very proud of it

By August 18, 2010


Nintendo adds another dimension to classic puzzler in Picross 3D

Aside from its collection of infinitely recycled franchise characters, Nintendo has a secondary batch of less-known, but very unique and clever, abstract games. The Art Style games for DSiWare and WiiWare represent this side of Nintendo, and so does Picross 3D.

By April 30, 2010


Android apps can now run on your PC via BlueStacks

Now available for anyone to download, a new test program called the BlueStacks App Player lets people run Android apps directly on their Windows PCs.

By October 11, 2011


Steve Jobs: Accidental video games visionary

Apple's late co-founder exerted a huge influence over video games, and he wasn't even trying.

By October 6, 2011