After first being revealed nearly four years ago in March 2009, excellently monikered developer The Behemoth, has confirmed that their latest digitally downloadable opus will be available sometime this spring. Stitched together by the codeshop behind such fiendish and critically acclaimed gems as Alien Hominid and Castle Crashers (the latter held an all-time Xbox Live Arcade sales record from 2010-2012) , the currently XBLA exclusive Battleblock Theatre is a manic [...]
In case you didn’t already know, State of Decay developed by the appropriately named Undead Labs, is an open-world zombie survival simulation which is due to hit Xbox Live Arcade at some point early this year. Its quite a different beast from existing console zombie offerings as rather than being a straight-laced shooter or a character study style adventure along the lines of Telltale Games The Walking Dead, State of Decay [...]
Jealous of your friends who got a Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance demo with their purchase of Zone of the Enders HD Collection? Well, soon you’ll be able to stow that jealousy as Konami and developer Platinum Games have confirmed that a demo for the hyper-kinetic hack and slasher will arrive on the Xbox Live Marketplace and the Playstation Network on January 22nd. To celebrate the news, the powers that be [...]
Well this one slipped us by didn’t it? Over the holidays, Undead Labs released a video from the beta build of their forthcoming XBLA exclusive open-world zombie actioner State of Decay. The developers had been fairly quiet about the CryEngine 3 powered game since its announcement in August of that year, but this clip indicates a game that is much further along than that first reveal video. We get to see [...]
Just a few hours ago, Microsoft decided to stick an in-progress demo of forthcoming shooter Crimson Dragon onto the Japanese Xbox Live Marketplace. Just as quickly, the company whipped the demo off the marketplace for unspecified reasons. In case you’re wondering; Crimson Dragon (previously known as Project Draco) is a rail shooter for Xbox Live Arcade that is viewed as the spiritual successor to the Panzer Dragoon games as it [...]
Do you like beating up your friends while dressed like a lewd cat? Me too! Soon you will be able to channel your inner Felicia once again and crush opponents with sweet seductive moves such as Hell Cat or Dancing Flash. As if the annihilation of your dearest friends isn’t enough, you’ll be able to upload their humiliation to You Tube for the whole world to laugh at! I mean [...]
If a couple of entries on the Korean Ratings Board is to believed, then it appears that Capcom will port 3DS title Resident Evil: Revelations to the Xbox 360 and Playstation 3 sometime in the near future. Given how previous re-releases and ports have been distributed, its likely that Resident Evil: Revelations will make its home console debut as a downloadable offering, available on Xbox Live Arcade and Playstation Network respectively. [...]
There’s a nice Xbox Live sale going on right now with a handful of Xbox Live Arcade classics on sale for 50% off until next Thursday, November 22nd. On top of that, for today and tomorrow ONLY (Nov 15-16), you can score the Kinect Arcade title Wreckateer for FREE! Even if you don’t have a Kinect yet, you should still get it while it’s free! Xbox Live 10th Anniversary Arcade [...]
At the Street Fighter 25th Anniversary panel New York Comic-Con today, Capcom fighting franchise maestro Yoshinori Ono, confirmed that cult fighting series Darkstalkers would be making a return with Darkstalkers Resurrection; a re-release of the second and third entries (Night Warriors: Darkstalkers’ Revenge and Darkstalkers 3) in the series for Xbox Live Arcade and PSN as a single pack-in title. Catch more on this and the potential of further Darkstalkers titles, after the break.
Big Minecraft news arrived today from the Twitters Pages from Minecraft creator Markus “Notch” Persson after he retweeted a post from Mojang business director Daniel Kaplan saying that the XBLA version of Minecraft has already sold 3.6 million copies. That 3.6 million number comes shortly after a July tweet from Notch saying the game surpassed 3 million sales.