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08.05.13

Be an Action Movie Star in Far Cry 3 Blood Dragon!

Ever wanted to be an action movie star blasting your way through a cheesy '80s film that features dinosaurs shooting laser beams from their eyes? Here's your chance, with the new arcade hit Far Cry 3: Blood Dragon, a goofy and neon-drenched first-person shooter now available for download from the Xbox Store.



08.05.13

Machinima App a Vast Store of Entertainment

Xbox has been getting a lot of new entertainment apps lately. One of the most recent to hit the service is Machinima, a viewing app that lets you watch all kinds of things including game news, live streams, event coverage and even original series.



27.03.13

Assassin's Creed IV Black Flag Coming October 29, 2013

Ubisoft's Assassin’s Creed IV Black Flag introduces an all new hero and setting, and according to the company, it will feature the most diverse and seamless Assassin’s Creed world ever created.



04.01.13

10 Things to Do with Your New Xbox 360

Xbox LIVE is where you’ll find the hottest games, entertainment services, live events, and much, much more! If you’ve plugged your new console in and played a game with a controller or Kinect, you have a taste of why the Xbox 360 is awesome.



31.08.12

Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 Collector's Edition Announced

The Call of Duty: Black Ops II Care Package puts 2025 air superiority in the palms of your hands, along with limited edition physical items and a cache of exclusive digital content.



30.08.12

Skyrim: Hearthfire

With the Hearthfire add-on to The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim, you can purchase land and build your own home from the ground up, from a simple one-room cottage to a sprawling compound complete with an armory, alchemy laboratory, stable, garden, and more.



16.08.12

Exploring Dust: An Elysian Tail

The Summer of Arcade closes out with a bang, with the release of the much anticipated Dust: An Elysian Tail developed by Humble Hearts and available now on Xbox LIVE Marketplace for 1200 points. Why the anticipation? Because this is a near perfect melding of two very distinct genres: 2-D side-scrolling beat-em-up, and the role-playing game.



10.08.12

Reaching for Dark Matter with Hybrid

Summer of Arcade continues with the release of Hybrid, a multiplayer-only arena shooter from developer 5th Cell and published by Microsoft Studios. In an apocalyptic future, join either the humanoid Paladins or the invading Variants and battle it out in 3-on-3 mini-matches over the Earth’s continents in an effort to gather a resource known as Dark Matter and win the overall war.



06.08.12

Modern Warfare 3 Collections 3 & 4 Dated

Activision has announced that the Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 Season of Content will wrap up with two Content Collections – Collection #3: Chaos Pack and Collection #4: Final Assault – that will release first on the Xbox 360 on August 9 and September 6, 2012 respectively.



03.08.12

Run for Your Life in Deadlight

Summer of Arcade battles zombies this week with Deadlight, a stylish 2-D platform-puzzle adventure, kind of a mixture of LIMBO and I Am Alive. It's the summer of 1986 and a zombie plague has swept across the globe, destroying civilization and leaving few survivors in its wake.