Tag Archives: xbla

Star Trek DAC detailed

Initial details have been revealed for Star Trek DAC, the video game due for release alongside the upcoming Star Trek movie. Star Trek DAC will only be available as a downloadable title, according the film’s associate producer David Baronoff and Joshua Glazer, CTO of the game’s developer Naked Sky Entertainment, …

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XBLA Deal of the Week returns

Microsoft has announced that, following a successful trial last December, it is to resurrect its Xbox Live Arcade ‘Deal of the Week’ this year – and it begins today with a 33 per cent cut to the price of Jonathan Blow’s Braid. MCV’s sister site CasualGaming.biz has the full story …

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HD OutRun heading to consoles

One of the most cherished names in the arcade business is returning with news of a brand new title from Sega – OutRun Online Arcade, which is heading to both Sony’s PSN and Microsoft’s Xbox Live early next year. The full story’s on CasualGaming.biz – click here to take a …

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Duke Nukem 3D confirmed for 360

Duke Nukem 3D will be coming to Xbox Live Arcade ‘soon’, according to developer 3D Realms. On its official website, the firm has announced that the title has achieved ‘final certification’ from Microsoft, and that it is now in the platform holder’s ‘hands’. The site reads: ‘We’ve been asked about …

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E3 08: South Park game coming to 360

A South Park game will arrive on Xbox Live Arcade next year – and will be flanked by sequels to two classic titles. Nothing is yet known on the title, which draws its inspiration from Matt Stone and Trey Parker’s popular satirical cartoon, but Microsoft at least confirmed at its …

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Microsoft pulling games from XBLA

Microsoft has rebooted its Xbox Live Arcade strategy, with a number of changes on the way intended to improve the service – although it’s not yet clear how welcome to the moves third-party developers will be. On a Q&A with Next-Gen.biz, Microsoft’s Marc Whitten has revealed that as well as …

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SIERRA SPRING BREAK ’08: Sierra Online

Sierra is to release a new range of Xbox Live Arcade casual titles online this ummer. The news was revealed at the publisher’s 2008 Spring Break event in Mallorca last week, which was attended by over 350 people from 22 nations. The three titles on show from Sierra Online were …

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