Xbox Live Marketplace News


Xbox Live Marketplace service restored [Update]

By Steve Watts, May 25, 2011 10:00am PDT

The Xbox Live Marketplace is experiencing outages today, but has apparently been fixed now according to the Xbox Live service team.


"Oh I was wondering what that was about. While we are at it, does anyone know why the Halo Reach ..."

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Gatling Gears, Star Raiders, and 2K discounts coming to XBLM

By Steve Watts, May 10, 2011 11:30am PDT

New XBLM additions include Gatling Gears and Star Raiders this week, Sega Rally Online Arcade next week, and discounts on 2K games, Age of Booty, and Secret of Monkey Island.


"I loved it, Miner 2049er, Crush Crumble & Chomp, Mar Tesoro, M.U.L.E. and Seven Cities of Gold."

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Moon Diver leaps onto XBLA May 4

By Xav de Matos, Apr 20, 2011 2:15pm PDT

The Square Enix published, feelplus-developed downloadable title Moon Diver is coming to the Xbox Live Arcade on May 4.


Gears 3 beta, Limbo and Shadow Complex sales coming to XBLM

By Steve Watts, Apr 13, 2011 12:45pm PDT

Once again, Microsoft has outlined its next fortnight of Xbox Live Marketplace content. As previously reported, the Gears of War 3 beta begins...


"Thanks I've been waiting for Castle Crashers and Limbo to go on Sale for a long time now, just ..."

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Fable 3 rises to power on PC May 17; 'Traitor's Keep' DLC coming to Xbox 360 on March 1

By Xav de Matos, Feb 24, 2011 2:00pm PST

Grab your wizard hat and robe, ladies and gentlemen, because Fable 3 has a release date for the PC. Xbox Live's Larry "Major Nelson" Hryb...


"After keeping Fable 2 exclusive to XBox, now they are throwing a bone to PC gamers and hoping ..."

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Dead Space 2 'Severed' DLC Info

By Steve Watts, Feb 23, 2011 9:59am PST

Chances are you've finished Dead Space 2 by now, perhaps more than once. If you haven't gotten your fill of slicing off limbs, an EA press release...


"I'm embarrassed to say I have not play DS2 still :( I hope I will be able soon..."

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Dragon Age 2 Demo Now on Xbox Live, PC and PS3 Due Soon [Updated]

By Steve Watts, Feb 22, 2011 8:00am PST

[Updated: 13:56] The PC demo is now out and can be downloaded from FileShack in English, French and German flavours. [Original] The anticipated...


"Ya it's terrible. I tried DX11 in very high and had missing textures and like 4-5fps using ..."

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DJ Hero 2 Gets "Pendulum Mix Pack"

By Steve Watts, Feb 15, 2011 1:30pm PST

DJ Hero 2 downloadable content may be living on borrowed time, but FreeStyleGames is forging ahead with its last few pieces. Today the company...


"i wonder if the even listened to the album or just said we'll take the first 3 tracks thanks, i ..."

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Dance Central Gets Freaky with Rick James and Chic

By Xav de Matos, Feb 14, 2011 2:00pm PST

Starting tomorrow, Dance Central is the place to get freaky. Freak-themed tracks from Rick James and Chic are coming to the Harmonix-developed...


"Bought this at the weekend, very good game, the technology works extremely well. If I have any ..."

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Dead Space 2 Screens Feature 'Severed' DLC

By Xav de Matos, Feb 08, 2011 10:45am PST

With Dead Space 2 already spinning horrifyingly on consoles and PCs everywhere, fans who have already been through hell and back may be ready for a...


"Here's the scenario you've created, EA: Many PC users who like DS2 would have happily bought ..."

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Xbox Live Marketplace Discounts Serious Sam HD, Duke Nukem: Manhattan Project and More

By Xav de Matos, Feb 04, 2011 5:30pm PST

Major Nelson, known by day as Larry Hryb: Xbox Live Director of Programming, has detailed the content gamers should expect to see on the Xbox Live...


"if you purchase a US bought MS points card does it work for Canadian Xbox players?"

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Back to the Future's Time Circuits Set to February 15, 2011 on PlayStation 3

By Steve Watts, Feb 04, 2011 2:00pm PST

Back to the Future: The Game is almost ready to hit the PlayStation Network, rewarding patient buyers with a lower price than the PC and Mac...


"Hello, McFly! This is an adventure game. Not the latest FPS or some other thing like that. ..."

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Rockstar and 2K Content Up To Half-Off on Xbox Live

By Xav de Matos, Jan 25, 2011 4:00pm PST

Are copies of Mafia 2, Borderlands, and/or Red Dead Redemption collecting dust on your shelves? You know what would spruce up those aging...


Visceral Announces Dead Space 2 "Severed" DLC

By Steve Watts, Jan 25, 2011 9:30am PST

Dead Space 2 is hitting stores today, and Visceral Games has taken the opportunity to announce its first planned downloadable content for the game....


"I pre-ordered via Steam and downloaded the game Tuesday and played through the first chapter and ..."

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Shack PSA: Bulletstorm Demo on Xbox 360, PS3 Today; Crysis 2 Multiplayer Beta on Live

By Xav de Matos, Jan 25, 2011 5:45am PST

Two of 2011's most anticipated titles have been teased in the most interactive way possible: demos. Trials for People Can Fly's Bulletstorm and...


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