Mondays bring a new Last Week in Age of Empires, keeping you caught up with all the content from your favorite PC strategy franchise. Hit the jump to see what you missed.
It’s always fascinating to watch how a community works and grows together. The two in the above picture are a great example of just that and why community is a great place to be. And we are. But every now and then one of the team decides to take a new path. Though we are sad to see him go, we are very excited about Mike’s future.
Want a chance to win a $25 Microsoft Digital Gift Code for playing Solitaire? Well this is the moment you’ve all been waiting for – YOUR chance to test your skills on the same challenges used in the Microsoft Solitaire Internal Tournament!
We will be adding a new Star Club collection on Monday, June 22nd called “25th Anniversary Tournament” which will contain all the challenges used in the quarterfinals, semifinals, and finals of the tournament.
In addition to the new Star Club collection, we will be giving away $25 Microsoft Digital Gift Codes to the first 250 people that can prove they have completed the 25th Anniversary Tournament Star Club collection!
To submit an entry, you will need to complete ALL the challenges in the 25th Anniversary Star Club Tournament collection in Microsoft Solitaire Collection on Windows 8 or Windows 8.1. Once you have completed all the challenges, take a selfie (a picture with your camera or phone) of the screen showing crowns on all 3 packs (Qualifiers, Semifinals, and Finals) AND a piece of paper where you’ve hand-written the current date and your Xbox Gamertag. Then post the selfie as a comment on this post OR on our wall. Only one entry per person, only one winner per household. This contest is restricted to US residents only.
Official contest rules can be found at https://www.facebook.com/
The picture above is an example of a valid selfie. Hurry and get your entry in today!
Hello Microsoft Jigsaw fans! It’s time for another Classic Jigsaw Collection, and this week we have a special treat for those of you who were asking for puzzles of famous artists. We are happy to announce that, today, we are bringing you a Collection consisting of 10 brand new puzzles with art by painter Vincent van Gogh.
It’s been a little while since we’ve talked to someone behind the curtain at Microsoft Studios. So, during the past week I spent a little time searching for someone with a fun and unique position to unveil. I began to get a couple of fingers pointing me to the Project Spark team and then lo-and-behold, I found someone with a job that fit both fun and unique!
Everyone, Meet Brian!