Plants vs Zombies for Windows Phone 7 hands on video

This week’s Xbox Live game for Windows Phone 7 is PopCap Games’s smashing hit Plants vs Zombies! Many of you may have already played the game on other platforms like the iPhone, PC so you already know what to expect. The Windows Phone 7 version is a perfect port of the original PC version and is identical to the iOS one. To put it simply: it’s perfect. There are no performance issues at all (the game even runs under the lock screen) and everything is in there with the addition of 15 Xbox Live achievements and leader boards. The full game cost $4.99 and is loaded with 50 levels (6 levels are available in the trial version). Hit the break to see it running on the Samsung Omnia 7:

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Microsoft delays Angry Birds until end of June, announces dates and prices of upcoming Xbox Live games

Contrary to what was officially announced last month Angry Birds for Windows Phone 7 won’t be out until June 29th (priced at $2.99). Microsoft just can’t get the PR right it seems. The 6 weeks of must have game campaign was initially set to start on April 9th but the company silently delayed the whole thing without saying anything about the whole situation and left people wondering what was going on.

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Angry Birds, Hydro Thunder Go, Sonic, Plants vs Zombies, Geo Defense and Doodle Jump coming soon to Windows Phone 7

Ready for some new AAA Windows Phone 7 Xbox Live enabled games? Microsoft has just officially announced that Angry Birds, Hydro Thunder Go, Sonic, Plants vs Zombies, Geo Defense and Doodle Jump are going to be released in the coming weeks. Apart from Geo Defense which was announced back in March of last year (as part of the initial Xbox Live games line up) the rest of the games list here are officially confirmed by Microsoft for the first time.

Six Weeks of Smash Hit Games

Delivering on the promise to bring a fresh catalog of fun, quality games on Windows Phone 7, we’re proud to announce our exciting collection of Must Have Games — six weeks of smash hit games you don’t want to miss. No matter what kind of games you enjoy, the lineup of Must Have Games has something for you, delivering the biggest names in mobile games complete with Xbox LIVE Achievements, leaderboards, and more.

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