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So I leave for a while on monday. I want to get a tablet.

I have a Xoom (not mine, but I can use it while home), so I know what the honeycomb UI is like. I like it a lot, but what I am concerned with is games.

The Xoom i use has a couple like Fruit ninja, and I tried finding a couple free ones on the market. I can't buy anything, since it isn't mine.

So what are your opinions on games for this thing? Is it a viable source of entertainment? (I won't have wifi otherwise i would just browse OCN for hours >.>) Probably will just get an Ipad since I know for a fact it has a ton of good games.

I have an Android phone, so I know what is availible for android, talking Tablet specifically here.

Thanks for anything you can add.
Edited by reflex99 - 6/20/11 at 10:23pm
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Well you can take your pick of emulators. I belive it can run up to PS1 and N64 emulators on it.

There should be a bunch of tower defence games that are always fun. I'm pretty sure any android app should work find on it.
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Some of the android games are really fun! Works for me when Im away or PC is folding.
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Peggle is supposed to be released tomorrow (June 21st) and it's going to be free from the Amazon market if you get it tomorrow. It's quite an addicting game! lol

Also, Skies of Glory is a pretty well made game and fun to play.
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How do u get the stupid amazon app of the day on tablet I cant find it...
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DL from amazon site. It isn't on market
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How do u get the stupid amazon app of the day on tablet I cant find it...
go to amazon and provide your phone # then they will send you a link download via email

BTW: anyone know where to get Netflix ... I didn't see it on amazon and android store.
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go to amazon and provide your phone # then they will send you a link download via email

BTW: anyone know where to get Netflix ... I didn't see it on amazon and android store.
That's weird, it should be in the Android Market. I just checked and it's there for me. What phone are you using?

Also you can get it from here:
https://market.android.com/details?i...iaclient&hl=en
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That's weird, it should be in the Android Market. I just checked and it's there for me. What phone are you using?

Also you can get it from here:
https://market.android.com/details?i...iaclient&hl=en
only certain phones can get it
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Some of the android games are really fun! Works for me when Im away or PC is folding.
Fun indeed.





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