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Dungeons & Dragons: Chronicles of Mystara discounted this week
6 years ago

Dungeons & Dragons: Chronicles of Mystara discounted this week

The packaged pair of retro beat-em-up’s, Dungeons and Dragons: Chronicles of Mystara, is currently enjoying a deeply reduced price point this week. The sole Xbox Live Arcade title included …
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Massive XBLA sale includes Dust: An Elysian Tale and Mark of the Ninja

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If you scroll to the Games page on your dashboard, you can find a panel for “Microsoft Studios Sale” that includes a plethora of big XBLA Games. Some of our favorites like Dust: An Elysian Tale and Mark of the Ninja can both be picked up 600 MSP (50% off). You might also want to jump on the Trials bandwagon, because both the original Trials HD and Trials: Evolution can be picked up for 400 MSP and 800 MSP respectively.

The sale will be available until April 8th Here is the complete list of games, including a few extras that you won’t find in the dashboard (like Retro City Rampage). Here is the full list of what’s on sale: Read More

Deal of the Week: Orcs Must Die! in an American Nightmare
7 years ago

Deal of the Week: Orcs Must Die! in an American Nightmare

This week’s deals offer some Xbox Live Arcade favorites and a few retro classics at deeply discounted prices. Xbox Live Gold Members can snag the exclusive sales starting today, …
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New XBLA games, DLC and discounts includes Scott Pilgrim online multiplayer

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A slew of new releases and deals have been revealed on Major Nelson’s blog. Included in new releases is the long anticipated Skulls of the Shogun, a game we have waited a long time for. Also finally joining the party is the all-new Scott Pilgrim online multiplayer mode, plus Wallace Wells as a playable character. Lastly, for all you deal headhunters, you might want to check out Hydrophobia available for a measly 160 MSP.

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More XBLA games disappear from the marketplace
7 years ago

More XBLA games disappear from the marketplace

To see an Xbox Live Arcade game removed from the marketplace isn’t uncommon. By our counts over 30 have been delisted since the Xbox 360 launched in 2005. Reasons …
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Toy Soldiers: Cold War and others half price this week
7 years ago

Toy Soldiers: Cold War and others half price this week

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Do you like saving money? Of course you like saving money! Join us, then, as we embark on an adventure across the fields of frugality. Next stop: The Microsoft Studios Sale. This midsummer week boasts no less than five games all slashed, sliced and diced in price. Wallets at the ready, thrifty friends.

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Hydrophobia developer Dark Energy Digital shutting down
8 years ago

Hydrophobia developer Dark Energy Digital shutting down

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After facing administration and a reduced price for Hydrophobia, things were looking pretty grim for Dark Energy Digital and it hasn’t gotten prettier. It appears GamesIndustry.biz reported that the …
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Hydrophobia’s price sinks to 400 MSP
8 years ago

Hydrophobia’s price sinks to 400 MSP

It seems that third person action thriller, Hydrophobia has received another price drop this week taking it down to a mere 400 MSP. The reduction follows the news last week …
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Dark Energy Digital facing administration
8 years ago

Dark Energy Digital facing administration

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Dark Energy Digital, the developer behind Hydrophobia, may be going under, says GamesIndustry.Biz. The site is reporting that studio employees were informed last week that the Manchester, England …
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XBLA games you can’t pass on the cheap: Volume 1
8 years ago

XBLA games you can’t pass on the cheap: Volume 1

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In the past few years we’ve often had people ask us what Xbox Live Arcade games are worth the money, but unlike us they usually don’t shell out a lot on XBLA games each year. It makes sense, after all 1200 MSP every month or so adds up in the end. Every site has those “you should buy it” lists where games like Limbo, Braid, Castle Crashers, Bastion, and Trials HD sit, but sometimes with other games you’re still not convinced. That being said here’s list of games you shouldn’t pass up on a sale. After all, we’re all on a budget. So if you’re one of those that won’t buy it at retail price no matter how good the reviews are, take a look at this list for the best titles you can find on sale.

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