Microsoft Casual Games are undergoing a change on Windows 8. This update could affect your ability to find a game within the Microsoft Store on this platform.
Beginning December 14, 2020, Microsoft Casual Games are no longer available for download from the Windows 8 Microsoft Store. You will, however, be able to continue playing and earning in-game achievements until April 5, 2021 when these game services will officially expire from Windows 8/8.1.
To continue playing your favorite Microsoft Casual Games without interruption you have several options:
- Upgrade your device to Windows 10 (click here).
- Play free on the website, MSN Games (click here).
- Visit the iOS or Android App Stores to play on mobile.
If you have questions, or further inquiries about this announcement, please visit our Customer Support FAQs here.