Revolution for Windows Phone 7 hands on video

Here’s a short video of the newly release Revolution for Windows Phone 7, which is the second Xbox Live enabled game released today (the first one being Rise Of Glory which you can see in action here). This isa cogs-based puzzle game composed of 75 levels and packed with achievements. As you will see in the video the only major issue is the lag which can be a bit distracting. The same issue is also present in the Halo Waypoint application released a couple of weeks ago (both are apparently using Silverlight..). Anyway, check it out after the break and then grab the trial version from the Marketplace (full game is $2.99):

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Rise Of Glory for Windows Phone 7 hands on video

Microsoft has just released two new Xbox Live enabled games today: Rise Of Glory and Revolution (both will set you back $2.99). I’ve just shot a video of Rise Of Glory running on the Samsung Omnia 7 to show you what the game is all about. As you will see this is a World War One flight shooter which definitely isn’t the best looking mobile game around¬† but the controls are framerate are really good ( but I kinda hoped that it was going to be a port of Skies of Glory¬†on the iPhone which is the same game set in WWII). But there are some nice graphical touches like the specular highlight effect on the plane to simulated the sun’s reflection and also the fake bullet holes that appear the screen when you are being shot at. All in all the game is fairly good but could be even better if real-time multilayer gaming was possible on Windows Phone 7 (multiplayer dog fights similar to Crimson Sky…..). Check it out after the break:

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Verizon HTC Thunderbolt live pictures

The HTC Thunderbolt is back again today and this time it’s the real thing thing. We finally have some pictures of the full device which definitely looks like mix-match between the HTC EVO 4G and HTC Desire HD. I’m not really fond of HTC’s designs lately but I guess that this doesn’t matter much if the hardware and software is up to the task. Anyway, check out Verizon’s first LTE Android device after the break:

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