Hands-on impressions of Xbox Live on Windows Phone

ilomilo on Windows Phone 7

PocketLint managed to have some hands-on time with a Windows Phone running the new Xbox Live hub at  a Gamescom event in Cologne.

Their first impression were every good, noting the graphics were “above and beyond what we expected when we first heard that Xbox LIVE was coming to Windows Phone 7”

They were particularly impressed by ilomilo, which we wrote about earlier,saying “the gameplay feels very fluid and the visuals are very sharp”.

They conclude:

First impressions are that the platform may well make Microsoft a big hitter in the mobile gaming arena.

Read more about their thoughts here.