Games for Windows is a PC game brand owned by Microsoft, which has been used on all Microsoft Windows games, since 2006. Games for Windows is:

  • Easy to install, with just a few mouse clicks.
  • Compatible with Windows Vista's Game Explorer.
  • Compatible with both 32-bit and 64-bit computers, even if the games themselves are 32-bit.
  • Compatible with both normal and widescreen resolutions.
  • Compatible with Windows Vista's parental controls.
  • Able to be launched from Windows Vista's Media Center (except Windows Home Basic).
  • Compatible with Xbox 360 controllers.