Along with the announcements of Instagram, Vine, Flipboard & other major apps, Windows Phone 8 is also getting some of the major titles from the games world finally. At the Nokia World event in Abu Dhabi earlier today, Nokia announced the arrival of popular games like Asphalt 8, Fifa 14, Temple Run 2 and many more to the Nokia Lumia line up in the coming weeks.
Here are some of the new games which are coming to Windows Phone 8:
Asphalt 8 : Airborne
Drive 47 high-performance vehicles from Ferrari, Lamborghini, Corvette and more on 9 challenging tracks. Optimized to run on the full HD displays of the new Lumia 1520.
Are you a real adventurer? Prove it in this endless runner that challenges you to dodge tigers and collect coins as Chuck Ace, adventure lass Miranda Rose, or the brawny Blowing Wind.
Feel the excitement of every pass, strike, and tackle in FIFA 14 from EA Sports. Features more than 30 leagues, over 600 licensed teams, and more than 16,000 players—from the English Premiership and La Liga to the German Bundesliga and beyond.
Rabbids Big Bang
Ubisoft’s famous Rabbids have blasted off into space. Pilot a Rabbid using your jetpack’s boost and the gravity of surrounding planets to collect coins and avoiding obstacles in each stage.
This epic game, from the makers of iStunt2 and Gravity Guy, is exclusive to Nokia Windows Phones for three months. Step into your cart and start collecting precious gold nuggets and gems while accelerate down insanely fast rails and avoiding the obstacles and other surprises along the way.
Rayman Fiesta Run
Adventure and surprises await as you race through a tasty environment made of food and cooking supplies.
Temple Run 2
The sequel to the smash hit endless runner that took the world by storm. Navigate perilous cliffs, zip lines, mines and forests as you try to escape with the cursed idol. How far can you make it?