Posts Tagged ‘XBLIG’

Astralia now available on Xbox Live Indie Games

Astralia now available on Xbox Live Indie Games

Astroboid have today announced that Astralia is now available on the XBLIG marketplace for 80 MS Points. Astralia is a top down space shooter with RTS elements, you fly around shooting up monsters, at the same time commanding a team of drone fighters and capital ships, and gathering resources. Players can download the free trial here. Astralia Launch Trailer #gallery-1 { margin: auto...

Xbox LIVE Newsbeat: 20 September – 3 October

Xbox LIVE Newsbeat: 20 September – 3 October

Here’s your XBL newsbeat for the 20th of September to the 3rd of October. As with all game related releases, dates, prices and availability are subject to change and vary by region. Gears of War 3 Golden Wings Week Begins Today on Xbox LIVE To celebrate the release of Gears of War 3 (Microsoft Studios), join us for “Gears of War 3 Golden Wings Week.” Play any match on Xbox LIVE from 20 – ...

Microsoft announce 6 titles for Eurogamer Expo 2011

Microsoft announce 6 titles for Eurogamer Expo 2011

Microsoft have announced 6 playable titles for this year’s Eurogamer Expo. Attendees will be able to get their hands on Gears of War 3, Forza Motorsport 4, Halo: Combat Evolved Anniversary, Gunstringer, Dance Central 2 and Kinect Sports 2. All the mentioned titles will be playable on the show floor for the duration of the Expo, from Thursday the 22nd, through to Sunday the 25th of Septembe...

Xbox LIVE Newsbeat: 6 – 19 September

Xbox LIVE Newsbeat: 6 – 19 September

Here’s your XBL newsbeat for the 6th of September to the 19th of September. As with all game related releases, dates, prices and availability are subject to change and vary by region. Crimson Alliance Now Available on Xbox LIVE Arcade. In “Crimson Alliance,” you’ll party with up to three friends and battle the sinister Cult of the Soul Siren. Play as one of three characters (800 Microsoft...

Xbox LIVE Newsbeat: 23 Aug – 5 Sept

Xbox LIVE Newsbeat: 23 Aug – 5 Sept

Here’s your XBL newsbeat for the 23rd of August to the 5th of September. As with all game related releases, dates, prices and availability are subject to change and vary by region. “Call of Duty: Black Ops Rezurrection” Add-On First on Xbox LIVE! Lift off into the latest Zombie epic with “Rezurrection” – the first to launch players into space – in the new “Call of Duty: Black...

XBLIG’s Summer Uprising has begun

XBLIG’s Summer Uprising has begun

Xbox Live Indie Games’ answer to Summer of Arcade kicked off yesterday with the release of Raventhorne. 9 other titles are set to follow and appear on the Xbox Live Marketplace over the next few days, and if you are interested in checking out some indie games, then we have the schedule for you below. Week 1 Mon Aug 22nd - Raventhorne (240 MS Points) Tues Aug 23rd – Battle High: San Bruno ...

Xbox Live Indie Games Summer Uprising kicks off with Raventhorne

Xbox Live Indie Games Summer Uprising kicks off with Raventhorne

Raventhorne, the first game of the Indie Games Summer Uprising (the indie equivalent of Summer of Arcade) is now available for download. In this sidescrolling hack’n'slash game, you’ll help the fallen norse hero fullfill his fate and take revenge for his death! Clear your way through the 6 worlds of Yggdrasil, and reach Asgard before Ragnarok is unleashed. Battle fearsome enemies wit...

FortressCraft breaks the million mark on XBLIG

FortressCraft breaks the million mark on XBLIG

It has been announced today that FortressCraft has become the highest-grossing XBOX Indie Game of all time, having grossed over $1,000,000 in sales with over 350,000 copies sold. The success of FortressCraft (besides the inspiration it draws from the ever popular Minecraft) is easy to understand after playing it. It’s a game in which you have an amazingly varied number of materials at you...

Xbox Live Activity Charts show From Dust and Black Ops making an impact

Xbox Live Activity Charts show From Dust and Black Ops making an impact

Major Nelson has posted the latest Activity Charts across Xbox Live on his blog. The XBL chart shows Black Ops at the top of the pile, ahead of Modern Warfare 2 and Halo Rach. Not surprising, given numbers quoted by Activision last night in their financial results. On closer inspection, the top ten has 3 of the 4 latest Call of Duty titles in it, with World at War charting at number 12. The XBLA ...

Ubisoft details GamesCom lineup

Ubisoft details GamesCom lineup

Today, Ubisoft announced its line-up of high-definition, online and casual games that Gamescom attendees can play before their official releases by visiting the company’s booths at the convention. Ubisoft also announced that it will host a roundtable discussion for press, partners and trade attendees on the progression of game development caused by online play. Gamescom, Europe’s largest trad...