Wallace Wells Joins the Fight in Scott Pilgrim vs. the World: The Game

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The fight between Scott Pilgrim and Ramona’s evil exes continues today as his roommate Wallace Wells joins the roster of playable characters in Scott Pilgrim vs. The World: The Game in a new downloadable content pack. Along with a new character, the DLC pack includes online multiplayer allowing friends to tackle the popular downloadable title together. The new DLC pack for Scott Pilgrim vs. The World: The Game is now available on the PlayStation® Network for £3.99 and will be available on March 13 for 400 Microsoft Points via the Xbox LIVE® online entertainment network for Xbox 360®.

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Date & Price Set for SEGA’s ‘The Cave’

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SEGA Europe and SEGA of America Inc. in a partnership with Double Fine Productions, are jumping over the hillbilly moon to announce the launch date and price for the upcoming adventure game, The Cave. Created by legendary game designer Ron Gilbert, The Cave will be available on January 22nd in North America and on the 23rd January in Europe for the PlayStation Network for $14.99. On January 23rd, it will be available on Xbox LIVE Arcade for the Xbox 360 video game and entertainment system for 1200 MSP and Steam for $14.99. The release date for the Nintendo eShop on Wii U will be announced soon.

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Dorito’s Crash Course – New ‘City Lights’ Downloadable Content on Xbox Live

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Winner of the Unlock Xbox competition and with over 3.5 million worldwide downloads, Doritos Crash Course returns with new level pack featuring 10 new courses filled with unique challenges and puzzles. It is available for 160 Microsoft Points on Xbox Live right now. Bounce above the glitz and glamour of Las Vegas and sprint through the historic sights of London to prove once more, who is the fastest in the world’s leaderboards. Add to that new achievements for even more gamerscore along with new versions of the Japan levels so you get more of a chance to unlock all the achievements. you can still get the full version of Crash Course for free along with the other ‘Unlock X-box’ winner Harms Way.

Escape Deadlight – A Deadlight Fanfilm

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This short fan movie from filmmaker Jason Forge is a tribute to the game Deadlight. Randall is trying to survive in a world of madness full of zombies with glowy eyes. It has a good look and is well made. Give it a watch and if you have not played Deadlight then read our review below and then pick it up on Steam, Xbox Live Arcade or The Playstation Network.

http://fizmarble.com/2012/07/30/a-video-review-of-deadlight-xbox-live-arcade/

Trials Evolution – Riders of Doom DLC is Coming

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Today, Ubisoft and RedLynx announced the forthcoming release of Trials Evolution – Riders of Doom, the second downloadable content (DLC) for the wildly popular Xbox LIVE Arcade game, Trials Evolution. The DLC will be available this December to download for 400 Microsoft Points.

The Riders of Doom builds on the successes of Trials Evolution offering 40 new tracks set in The Big Sand Lands – a new environment inspired by the end of the world, that gamers will see build up and tear down throughout levels – and a powerful motorbike dubbed the Banshee to add to the Trials garage. The new downloadable content will also feature hundreds of new editor objects expanding the already robust level editor. Gamer’s mettle will also be put to the test in ten brand new Skill Games, including an endless series of generated extreme obstacles.

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5 Things You Need to Know About ‘Pool Nation’

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Pool Nation is here! Available on Xbox LIVE Arcade for just 800 Microsoft Points, Pool Nation is the ultimate Pool simulator. Here are 5 features of the game you just need to know.

1) EVERY match you play can be saved. Slow down, pause or rewind time using full analogue control to view the action from every angle.

2) The cushions on every table in Pool Nation deform realistically with never-before-seen cloth physics.

3) Even the chalk dust is modelled accurately, with thousands of particles creating the perfect wake of dust for your perfect shot.

4) In tour mode you can use “Flashback” to retake shots that you’d rather forget! Get it right this time!

5) The physics engine of Pool Nation allows full trick-shot mastery, including daring chips and precarious pots.

ToeJam & Earl and ToeJam & Earl in Panic on Funkotron Now Available for Digital Download

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SEGA®of America Inc. and SEGA® Europe Ltd. are pleased to announce the return of ToeJam & Earl™ and ToeJam & Earl in Panic on Funkotron™ today, November 6th, on PlayStation®Network in North America and tomorrow, November 7th, on PlayStation®Network in Europe as well as globally on Xbox LIVE® Arcade for the Xbox 360® video game and entertainment system from Microsoft.

Players will be able to download these classics separately on PlayStation®Network for US $4.99 and bundled together on Xbox LIVE® Arcade as Sega Vintage Collection: ToeJam & Earl for 800 Microsoft Points.

In ToeJam & Earl, players must help the funky alien duo find the missing pieces of their ship after crash landing on the craziest planet in the galaxy: Earth! Explore changing landscapes and collect an assortment of helpful (and harmful!) items while avoiding the planet’s more unique denizens.

ToeJam & Earl: Panic on Funkotron, finds our heroes back on their home planet with an unexpected cargo of human stowaways! It’s up to you to capture and send these troublemakers back to Earth and restore peace to Funkotron.
Both titles have been updated with support for achievements and trophies, as well as full online co-op support.

Foul Play Looks Fun to Play

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Take to the stage for FOUL PLAY: The Perilous and ENTIRELY ACCURATE adventures of Baron Dashforth! An original game from Mediatonic for Xbox LIVE Arcade, Foul Play is a side-scrolling brawler that rewards performance over pummelling, and as the lead actor in the greatest show on earth it’s your job to keep the audience on the edge of their seats!

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Doublefine Deals on Xbox Live

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Fans of Tim Schafer and Doublefine Studios will be happy to know that the Deal of the Week on Xbox Live Arcade is 50% off of Iron Brigade (formerly Trenched), Stacking, and Costume Quest along with their expansions. In addition you can get the digital download of Brutal Legend for 81% off on Xbox Live and The Playstation Network. Good deals for great games.

Serious Sam 3: BFE Brings the Boom to Xbox Live Arcade October 17th!

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I love the Serious Sam games. They are a level of ridiculousness that was ahead of its time and embody a lot of what is the absolute best when it comes to video games. Story was minor and the protagonist is simple and over the top in all the right ways. Give him a bunch of guns and unleash hordes of enemies and there ya go. It had a few surprises along the way and ended up as a memorable moment in my video game playing history. Here comes the new sequel. Get some.

Croteam, Devolver Digital and Mastertronic have announced the brutal first-person shooter Serious Sam 3: BFE will launch worldwide via Xbox LIVE Arcade on October 17th.  Developed by series creator Croteam, the Xbox LIVE Arcade version of last year’s breakthrough arcade-style shooter has been painstakingly converted to take full advantage of the Xbox 360 and Xbox LIVE to deliver an unparalleled Serious Sam experience on the home console.

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