Xbox Games with Gold continues with Defense Grid

By Andrew Yoon, Jul 01, 2013 10:50am PDT

Like PlayStation Plus, Xbox Live Gold now offers subscribers free games. Last month, gamers were able to get Fable 3 gratis. What's on tap for today? Not Halo 3 or Assassin's Creed 2 as promised.


"Pretty much. There is really no contest between the PSN+ free games and what Microsoft is giving ..."

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Far Cry 3: Blood Dragon sells over half a million, exceeds expectations

By Andrew Yoon, Jun 27, 2013 1:00pm PDT

Hey, remember when Far Cry 3: Blood Dragon won over the love of the internet? Well, it sure made bank.


"Way to go Ubisoft letting your game designers get creative and make something off the wall fun ..."

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Xbox Live Summer of Arcade lineup for 2013 revealed

By Andrew Yoon, Jun 10, 2013 11:52am PDT

This year's Xbox Live Summer of Arcade lineup has been revealed, although it only features one exclusive.


"Very nice! TMNT and Brothers are must buys for me! Surprised that World of Tanks isn't a part of ..."

- BaileyAU see all 5 comments

LocoCycle launching on Xbox One, still coming to Xbox 360

By Steve Watts, Jun 07, 2013 12:30pm PDT

Twisted Pixel has announced that LocoCycle will be an Xbox One launch title. It will still come to XBLA too, but at some later date.


"LMFAO, I suppose this constitutes another XBone exclusive. LOL. It was on my list, now its off. ..."

- rtricoche see all 4 comments

Doodle Jump bounces to Kinect this summer

By Andrew Yoon, Jun 04, 2013 2:30pm PDT

One of the most copied mobile games ever is getting a bizarre Kinect adaptation. Doodle Jump will be available on Xbox Live Arcade this summer.


DuckTales Remastered coming to PC

By John Keefer, Jun 04, 2013 10:30am PDT

PC fans obviously disappointed when DuckTales Remastered was announced for console download only back in March. But publisher Capcom apparently heard the frustrated wise quacks and has decided to release the game on PC after all.


"While is good news, I'll hold the 'great' qualifier until we know if it's going to be a usual ..."

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Dungeons & Dragons: Chronicles of Mystara preview: classic arcade revival

By Gabriella Tato, May 23, 2013 12:00pm PDT

Two decades after Tower of Doom stormed arcades, Capcom is reviving their highly-regarded Dungeons & Dragons games. After spending some hands-on time with the Dungeons & Dragons: Chronicles of Mystara demo, it's clear that the original arcade experience has been successfully...


"Apparently my book is misspelled. That should be "Beat-EM-ups""

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Microsoft may phase out 'Live Arcade' designation on Xbox One

By Andrew Yoon, May 22, 2013 6:00am PDT

XBLA may be phased out, in order to make smaller games and AAA titles equally visible, Matt Booty, general manager of Redmond Game Studios and Platforms told us.


Monaco cuts competitive multiplayer modes

By Ozzie Mejia, May 13, 2013 6:45am PDT

Monaco: What's Yours Is Mine creator Andy Schatz reveals two competitive multiplayer modes (Cops and Robbers, Thief vs. Thief) that were cut from the final version of the game.


"That's why I'm hopeful that it eventually makes it in as DLC. I'd drop another $5 for it."

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Doritos Crash Course 2 hits Xbox 360 on May 8, still free

By John Keefer, May 06, 2013 5:00pm PDT

Doritos Crash Course was a cute adver-platformer for the Xbox 360 released in late 2010. Frito-Lay must be shelling out some big bucks because now Doritos Crash Course 2 is on its way--and soon.


"Doritos Crash Course 2 can't hold the jock strap of Cool Spot. "

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Monaco coming to Xbox 360 on May 10

By John Keefer, May 06, 2013 2:00pm PDT

Monaco: What's Yours is Mine has been a nice little diversion on the PC, but Xbox 360 users have had to wait while Pocketwatch Games worked out a few bugs in the heist game. But the wait is almost over, according to the developer.


Snoop Lion's Way of the Dogg launches on Xbox 360, coming to PS3 and mobile

By Steve Watts, May 03, 2013 10:00am PDT

Way of the Dogg is now available on Xbox Live Arcade, and will be coming to PlayStation Network and mobile devices soon.


Monaco: What's Yours Is Mine offers the thrill of the heist

By Ozzie Mejia, Apr 30, 2013 12:15pm PDT

Monaco: What's Yours Is Mine, the heist game from Pocketwatch Games, is a solid solo experience, but a far better game to share with friends, whether it's local or online.


"I also worked with the XBLA issues and didn't run into the online issues...mainly because I used ..."

- OzzieMejia see all 6 comments

Far Cry 3: Blood Dragon review: radically similar

By Steve Watts, Apr 30, 2013 9:31am PDT

Far Cry 3 takes a trip to 80s pulp action movies in Blood Dragon. Does the new setting spark renewed interest?


"I played through most of Far Cry 3 (got to the second island and got burnt out from all the ..."

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Monaco delayed on Xbox 360, PC version still on-track

By Andrew Yoon, Apr 23, 2013 4:15pm PDT

Monaco, Pocketwatch's IGF-winning heist game, was supposed to land on PC and Xbox 360 tomorrow. However, a last-minute hiccup in the console version has delayed its release. Fret not, as the PC version is unaffected.