Angry Birds, Sonic and more heading to Windows Phone 7

Microsoft platform goes toe-to-toe with rivals

Classic games heading to Nokia-backed operating system.

Sure, having Xbox Live on your phone is great, but Windows Phone 7 owners clearly want the same games as iOS and Android punters too. Step forward then a slew of titles which are bound to sate the retro gamers out there.

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Sonic the Hedgehog 4: Episode 1, Plants vs Zombies, Angry Birds, Doodle Jump and Hydro Thunder Go will all land on Windows Phone 7 on 6 April.

Each title will cram in Xbox Live smarts, so you’ll be able to see leaderboards and chalk up achievements to brag about with your pals, either online or down the pub.

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Via IntoMobile