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Deal of the Week: Serious Sam Special
8 years ago

Deal of the Week: Serious Sam Special

This week’s Deal of the Week discounts Serious Sam on XBLA. Those with a Gold Membership can pick up Serious Sam: The First Encounter, Serious Sam: The Second Encounter
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Deal of the Week November 14 – November 20

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This week’s Deal of Week seems to have a board game/puzzle theme, letting gold subscribers grab these great puzzlers for half off.

Carcassonne – 400 MSP Catan – 400 …
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Friday Top Five: Top 5 board games that should be on XBLA
9 years ago

Friday Top Five: Top 5 board games that should be on XBLA

Board games are making a comeback. While everyone remembers the classics – Monopoly, Scrabble, Clue (and so many others) – the board game industry has expanded dramatically over the past decade or so, thanks in part to the success of Settlers of Catan. Many of the most popular board games of today have made the transition over to XBLA, including Catan, Carcasonne, and Ticket to Ride. Despite that, we think there are some others that would fit right in among their XBLA brethren. Read More

Deal of the Week: Never be board again
9 years ago

Deal of the Week: Never be board again

This week’s Deal of the Week on Xbox Live Marketplace sees 50% off selected XBLA games with a card and board game theme ensuring you will never be “board” …
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Rewind Review: Catan (XBLA)

Catan was developed by Big Huge Games and was released May 2, 2007. It retails for 800MSP.

Catan is the Xbox Live Arcade rendition of the incredibly popular board game The Settlers of Catan. It’s a turn based strategic game that centers around shrewd trading and resource management. Games rarely take more than 45 minutes to an hour so it’s rather fast paced for a German style board game. This version of Catan most certainly captures the feel of this classic game; in both visuals and gameplay it’s true to its roots.

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