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Xbox Live Arcade revenues up 67 per cent in August

Microsoft has announced that it saw a 58 percent increase in users buying XBLA games during its five-week Summer of Arcade program.

The period saw a number of high profile games released, including Castle Crashers, Geometry Wars: Retro Evolved 2, Bionic Commando: Rearmed and Braid.

Microsoft further announced that August broke the monthly revenue high by 67 percent.

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