Looking to get access to Android apps on your Windows 8 machine? Here is link that may get you on your way!
http://www.windows8core.com/how-to-run-all-the-750000-android-apps-on-microsoft-surface-pro-easily . Got that new MS Surface and feel limited by the MS App store?
This project involves some software from a company called BlueStacks. The MS App store will continue to grow, but in the meantime if you need the familiarity that you have with these apps on other devices, this solution may help.