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No multiplayer "Metro" games at all?

  1. #1

    Posts : 149
    Windows 8.1 Pro 64-Bit, Ubuntu 13.04 64-Bit

    No multiplayer "Metro" games at all?

    I always wondered... why am I signing into xbox live to play these games when they're all single player and none of them can be played with someone online.

    I'm looking for a game like this to play with someone that doesn't own a console nor wants to play a big major game. Just a simple multiplayer game, even if it's like checkers or backgammon or something. There seems to be no "XBOX live" game in windows 8 metro that has multiplayer. =/ What's up with that?

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  2. #2

    Posts : 12
    Windows 7 Pro. x64

    Take it easy lol is only the beginning
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  3. #3

    Posts : 1,308
    Windows 8 enterprise x64

    the beginning of the end. If I develop a game, I will make sure it work on desktop or on a web platform like Java ( facebook as example ) , Why should I lost time and money to develop something for Metro ? only few peoples use Windows 8 and you have to give 25% of your income to Microsoft, bad choice if you ask me.
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No multiplayer "Metro" games at all?
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