Apps for Windows

Popular apps

Guardians of the Galaxy: TUW icon
Join Star-Lord, Rocket, Groot, Gamora and Drax in an all-new adventure.
Viggle icon
Get points for watching TV. Redeem them for downloads and gift cards.
Facebook icon
The official app. Stay in touch, get updates, and chat.
Disney Bola Soccer icon
Play solo or with friends. Pick-up-and-play controls.
Secrets and Treasure: The Lost Cities icon
Battle your way through exotic locations and fiendish puzzles.
The Bridge icon
  • Isaac Newton meets M. C. Escher in this logic puzzle game.

Comedy Central icon
Full episodes past and present, plus other cool stuff.
Grim Legends The Forsaken Brideicon
  • Enter a world of magic, gloomy forests, and forbidden temples.

What apps do we have?

The Windows Store has apps for just about everything you do. Watch a short video about the amazing variety of apps available to you, or search for a particular app.

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Halo: Spartan Assault icon
A new touch-based shooter exclusively for Windows 8 and Windows Phone 8.
Asphalt 8: Airborne icon
High-octane racing with 47 high-performance cars.
BBQ King icon
Do you have what it takes to claim the BBQ crown?
Mega Run icon
An epic adventure with eye-popping cartoon graphics.
Microsoft Jigsaw
  • Hundreds of puzzles, three modes, and intuitive controls.

MY LITTLE PONY - Friendship is Magic icon
  • Only Twilight Sparkle and her friends can free Ponyville!

Rival Knights icon
  • Live the fantasy of being a knight jousting his way to victory.

Mystery of the Opera HD icon
Give eternal rest to ghosts and rescue a famous diva.
FreeCell Quest icon
  • Defeat an archmage, free the continent of Selvarin.

More apps are available in the Windows Store. You need Windows 8 or Windows 8.1 to use the store, but you can search for more games here. Availability may vary by region.

New PCs for you

See how you can get things done and have more fun with a Windows 8.1 laptop, tablet, 2-in-1, or desktop.

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Built-in apps

Right out of the box, Windows 8.1 comes with apps to do all the basics and a lot more. There are apps to stay in touch, save your files to the cloud, and keep track of your photos and videos in new and easy ways.

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Find out how to get apps from the Windows Store.

The Windows Dev Center has everything you need.

Your apps, contacts, files, settings, and sites can follow you in the cloud.

Windows Store gift cards are good for apps, games, and more.