Apps for Windows

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Facebook icon
The official app. Stay in touch, get updates, and chat.
Hexic icon
Spin and match hexes through 100 addictive levels.
MyTaxRefund icon
Quickly check the status of your tax returns after you've filed them.
WatchESPN icon
Watch SportsCenter, games big and small, and catch up on the latest news.
Enigmatis 2: The Mists of Ravenwood icon
A detective story-game rich with horror and shadowy intrigue.
Rayman Fiesta Run icon
Lunge for cocktail umbrellas in this wacky sequel.
Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas icon
The infamous wide-open world of urban crime, optimized for Windows.
FIFA 14 icon
Real players, real teams, real leagues—get in on the action.

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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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Asphalt 8: Airborne icon
High-octane racing with 47 high-performance cars.
Halo: Spartan Assault icon
A new touch-based shooter exclusively for Windows 8 and Windows Phone 8.
Last Heroes - The Final Stand icon
Survive the zombie onslaught and avenge your fallen fellow heroes.
Throne Together icon
Build castles for royal clients in this block-based puzzle game.
Project Spark icon
  • Playing is creating in this game-changing app.

Harmony Isle icon
Escape to a dream island community you build with your friends.
Tarzan Unleashed icon
Race, swing, and jump with Tarzan in this thrilling endless runner.
Star Wars: Assault Team icon
Battle enemies and other players across the galaxy.
Fantastic Farm icon
Grow plants, care for animals, and build up your farm.

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.

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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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