Tag Archives: xbla
Fri, Aug 16, 2013 | 05:29 BST
Castle of Illusion starring Mickey Mouse is getting a new lick of paint with an hd-remake of the once classic platformer. Watch some exclusive gameplay of the first level after the break.
Sat, Jun 01, 2013 | 18:12 BST
Xbox One won’t lay existing XBLA games. Microsoft’s Phil Spencer has suggested that if you want to continue playing them you should keep your Xbox 360.
Mon, Aug 06, 2012 | 16:06 BST
Thu, Aug 02, 2012 | 13:23 BST
Minecraft Xbox 360 patch 1.7.3 is live, but isn’t without issues. Developer 4J Studios has announced that a fix is now with Microsoft pending approval and should be available next week.
Wed, Aug 01, 2012 | 10:51 BST
Deadlight, the zombie apocalypse platformer from Tequila Works is out today on Xbox Live Arcade, and although the zombie craze will seemingly never die, recent reviews point to a game with more than a few issues. Grab all the big scores below.
Mon, Jul 30, 2012 | 18:04 BST
Tony Hawk’s HD has shifted over 120,000 downloads since it launched July 18, and developer Robomodo feels confident that you want more. The studio has also responded to some of the game’s harshest critics.
Fri, Jun 15, 2012 | 10:53 BST
You know that pesky bug in Minecraft that prevents Zombie Pigmen from being counted for leaderboard scores? No, neither do I; but it’s just one of a host of things to be patched in an update out today for the XBLA version of Mojang’s sandbox title. The update will also add a host of features and fixes that include autosave, and resolve problems entering the Nether and graphical issues with stairs.
Fri, May 11, 2012 | 04:35 BST
Minecraft has overtaken Trials Evolution to set a new day-one sales record on the Xbox Live Arcade release, but Fez developer Polytron has claimed that Mojang was given special treatment not available to other studios.
Mon, Mar 19, 2012 | 14:56 GMT
Europe’s PEGI ratings board appears to have outed an Xbox Live Arcade release of the 80′s classic Dragon’s Lair.
Thu, Oct 13, 2011 | 20:56 BST
Following their other successful XBLA game, the creators of South Park are back with another game based on the show. More »
Wed, Oct 12, 2011 | 18:46 BST
When Burnout Crash launched, more than a few people noticed that it seemed more like a low-rent iPhone game than a full XBLA release. It seems EA agreed. More »
Mon, Oct 10, 2011 | 23:51 BST
The original Trine’s cooperative play forced players to play as the Knight, Wizard, and Thief. However, the developers have now announced that Trine 2 will allow any combination of classes. More »
Mon, Oct 10, 2011 | 22:19 BST
If you miss the good old days of late 1980s, early 1990s adventure games, then we’ve got some great news for you today. The classic Leisure Suit Larry series is being resurrected and remade. More »
Sat, Sep 17, 2011 | 18:38 BST
Joystiq has uploaded some extended footage of Black Knight Sword, complete with narration from the Japanese devs at Grasshopper Manufacture (translated.)
Wed, Sep 14, 2011 | 03:44 BST
Final Fight: Double Impact has had its price halved as the Xbox Live Deal of the Week.
Fri, Sep 02, 2011 | 11:43 BST
Wed, Jul 27, 2011 | 10:25 BST
The quirky XBLA title that developer Haunted Temple Studios describes as being akin to “Street Fighter Vs Advance Wars. Meets Chess, meets Halo, meets football,” gets a dev diary. What’s not to like?
Wed, Apr 13, 2011 | 10:16 BST
Tue, Apr 12, 2011 | 11:13 BST
A Sega brand manager has confirmed standalone releases of Dreamcast classics. Do a little dance. Catch a little fish.
Wed, Mar 09, 2011 | 18:17 GMT
Signal Studios has announced that Toy Soldiers: Cold War will be shown for the first time at PAX East this weekend, sticking up some gameplay details on its site. The next in the Toy Soldiers series “blends intense first person combat with addictive action strategy,” apparently. It’s an XBLA release in “late Spring/Summer 2011.” Thanks, EG.