It was easy to add compelling new indie games to the Next Big Thing Collection in the Windows Phone Store for March, because this month has a bumper crop of awesome titles from some of our most popular developers.

You can build your own country, find the common element among four pictures (not nearly as easy as it sounds), or even conquer big, bad enemies with your tennis serve. Get ready for some serious March mayhem with these top new indie games for Windows Phone. Above is a screenshot from No Gravity ($1.99), where you’re one of the lone survivors of a deadly plague who must now must find and destroy the enemy responsible for unleashing it.

Windows Phone Blog Editor Michael Stroh has a breakdown of his five favorite (read: addictive) games from the Next Big Thing Collection, so head on over to the blog and check it out.

Posted by Jeff Meisner
Editor, The Official Microsoft Blog