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    windows 8 game app

    hi I am new to windows 8. when I click on the game app and go into xbox store can I download games to pc and play them without an xbox. the 2 options for purchasing a game are buy game for xbox or play on xbox 360. if it is possible to download and play on pc which option do I click on to buy game, thanks.

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    Windows 8.1 Pro

    no. you need an xbox 360 to play xbox 360 games.
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