XBLA Hits Expand with Doom, Assault Heroes; Upcoming Xbox Live Arcade Titles Listed, Pictured

Microsoft has announced that the already-released downloadable Xbox 360 editions of Doom and Assault Heroes will join the Xbox Live Arcade Hits program this Wednesday. At that time, the price of both titles will be permanently reduced from 800 Microsoft Points ($10) to 400 Microsoft Points ($5). nope

The expansion of the Xbox Live Arcade Hits program, which highlights best-selling and fan favorite Xbox Live Arcade games, will occur in place of the usual Wednesday release of a new Xbox Live Arcade title. Microsoft has commented that it plans to update the Arcade Hits lineup on a quarterly basis.

The company also released a list and media of Xbox Live Arcade titles slated to arrive "in the near future." The list and screenshots follow:

Wolf of the Battlefield: Commando 3
Backbone Entertainment, Capcom Entertainment Inc. nope

Rocky and Bullwinkle
Zen Studios Ltd. nope

Shotest Shogi
AI Factory Ltd. and Rubicon Development Ltd. nope

Slapdash Games nope

Wits & Wagers
Hidden Path Entertainment LLC nope