Two of 2010′s most hotly anticipated XBLA releases are finally here this week, in the form of The Secret of Monkey Island 2: LeChuck’s Revenge and Blacklight: Tango Down.
Both games were released... Continue Reading »
Toy Soldiers received its first round of DLC yesterday, in the form of the 400MSP add-on pack ‘The Kaiser’s Battle‘.
The pack offers you the chance to take on the role of the French army... Continue Reading »
Video games have been around a long time. It’s not something we’re normally conscious of in this frenetic industry, where today’s bestselling title is a tenner in the bargain bin tomorrow,... Continue Reading »
To celebrate Sonic the Hedgehog’s 19th birthday Sega has decided to hold a sale on all Xbox Live Arcade Sonic titles available.
Each game will be available for 240 points (down from the usual 400), with... Continue Reading »
Possibly my most anticipated game of the show was indie platformer Limbo – a black and white visual symphony that I thought, going into E3, could be the next Braid. Having played it, that thought has... Continue Reading »
Dark Energy Digital has released a new trailer for its incredibly wet survival adventure game Hydrophobia.
As shown in the trailer the game places a heavy emphasis on the use of water, with the realistic... Continue Reading »
Just when you thought you could never have enough Pac-Man love in your life Namco Bandai goes and proves you wrong.
Pac-Man Championship Edition DX is the follow up to 2007’s Pac-Man Championship Edition.... Continue Reading »
After the success of April’s XBLA blowout sale, Major Nelson has revealed that another is on the way in celebration of this year’s E3 conference. The promotion runs all week next week (16th... Continue Reading »
This week’s Deal of the Week is possibly the best yet, offering Gold Members at least 50% off last year’s XBLA Summer of Arcade titles. All five of the games on offer are excellent value at... Continue Reading »
It seems everyone’s jumping on the World Cup bandwagon at the moment – and quite rightly so. Despite our distinct lack of wins over the past 40 years, the England team deserve no less than... Continue Reading »
Telltale Games – purveyors of such fine point and click XBLA adventure games as Sam & Max Save The World and The Secret of Monkey Island: Special Edition – have plans to bring episodic... Continue Reading »
The 16-bit cult classic Earthworm Jim hits Xbox Live Arcade this week, priced at 800MSP and with a bit of an HD overhaul.
Jim was just an ordinary Earthworm until a space suit fell out of the sky and landed... Continue Reading »
This week, Gold Xbox Live Members can get their mitts on a whopping six games at cut prices of up to 50% off each. Our pick of the bunch has to be fiendishly addictive puzzler Peggle, with Battlefield... Continue Reading »
Ben 10 is the latest Cartoon Network craze taking the kids (and their parents wallets) by storm – it’s the story of Ben Tennyson who, at the age of 10, found a strange alien device... Continue Reading »
Xbox Live Arcade is set to receive a Contra remix in the shape of Hard Corps: Uprising, due this Winter.
Uprising is the spiritual successor to Contra: Hard Corps on the Sega Genesis, and features Konami‘s... Continue Reading »
Snoopy Flying Ace lands on Xbox Live Arcade today, priced at 800MSP.
The title is a third-person flying/shooting type affair, with the player controlling the aforementioned Beagle in his Sopwith Camel... Continue Reading »
This week’s Gold Members-only Deal of the Week is entitled “Movie Mania“, and offers 50% off three film-based games and DLC packs.
Prince of Persia Classic – 400MSP (usually 800MSP)
Transformers:... Continue Reading »
Voodoo Dice and Doom II are this week’s Xbox Live Arcade games and will hit the Marketplace tomorrow.
Not much is known about Voodoo Dice at this point, other than it’s a puzzle game about... Continue Reading »
Your lucky old Avatars are in for a treat, as this week’s Gold Member’s only Deal of the Week is a bunch of cut-price goodness centred around our beloved mini-me(s) - three XBLA games and... Continue Reading »
A new game designed by Zombie-Cow entitled Privates is set in exactly that… someones private areas! Locations include vaginas, bottoms and goodness knows which other places, where naughty beasties... Continue Reading »