Farewell to Microsoft Internet Games on Windows XP, ME and Win 7

Few days back, we received the update that Microsoft stops Windows 7 Support from 14 January 2020. We have also discussed about the same in our previous articles. Now, it’s time to Farewell to Microsoft Internet Games on Windows XP, ME and Windows 7 Operating System.

Most of the Windows users love to play the games on Windows computers. However, after few days, they will not be able to able to play the games they love. Yes, Microsoft Officially announced that the following games will no longer be supported.

The games that no longer work on Windows platform are:

  • Internet Backgammon (XP/ME, 7)
  • The Internet Checkers (XP/ME, 7)
  • Internet Spades (XP/ME, 7)
  • The Internet Hearts (XP/ME)
  • Internet Reversi (XP/ME)
  • MSN Go (7)

Therefore, Windows users who loves playing these games has to bid bye to the games. An official end dates for the games declared as:

Microsoft Internet Games services on Windows XP and ME will end on July 31, 2019.

Microsoft Internet Games services on Windows 7 will end on January 22, 2020.

Windows Gaming Team from Microsoft says:

We truly appreciate all the time and passion you’ve put into Microsoft Internet Games. This has been a great community.

However, the time has come for us, along with our hardware and software partners, to invest our resources towards more recent technologies so that we can continue to deliver great new experiences.

Current players may enjoy the games until the dates above, when game services will cease, and the games listed will no longer be playable.

While we’re saddened to leave this chapter behind, we continue to be committed to delivering engaging, delightful gaming experiences. We hope you’ll come with us on this journey and join the community of any of the other Microsoft casual games.

Here is the Resource.

Windows Users need not to worry about the games. Microsoft promised they will come up with more exiting games. Let us hope for the best experience.

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