Guitar Hero III Tracks (one free)

Content: Holiday 2007 Single “We Three Kings”
Price: Free
Availability: All Xbox LIVE regions
Dash Text: [ESRB: T (Teen) MILD LYRICS,MILD SUGGESTIVE THEMES] Free We Three Kings as performed by Steve Ouimette. For all song credits please visit http://www.redoctane.com.”;


Content: Die Fantastischen Vier “Ernten Was Wir Sen” – Single Track
Price: 200 Microsoft Points
Availability: Not available in India
Dash Text: [ESRB: T (Teen) MILD LYRICS,MILD SUGGESTIVE THEMES] “Ernten Was Wir Sen” as performed by Die Fantastischen Vier. For all song credits please visit http://www.redoctane.com There are no refunds for this item. For more information, see http://www.xbox.com/live/accounts.



Content: Extremoduro “So Payaso” – Single Track
Price: 200 Microsoft Points
Availability: Not available in India
Dash Text: [ESRB: T (Teen) MILD LYRICS,MILD SUGGESTIVE THEMES] “So Payaso” as performed by Extremoduro . For all song credits please visit http://www.redoctane.com There are no refunds for this item. For more information, see http://www.xbox.com/live/accounts.


Content: Trust “Antisocial” – Single Track
Price: 200 Microsoft Points
Availability: Not available in India
Dash Text: [ESRB: T (Teen) MILD LYRICS,MILD SUGGESTIVE THEMES] “Antisocial” as performed by Trust. For all song credits please visit http://www.redoctane.com There are no refunds for this item. For more information, see www.xbox.com/live/accounts.


 

Marketplace Roundup for December 19, 2007

While we all wait for SWOS to return, here is list of content that was released today:

Theme

Title: Beautiful Katamari

Content: Holiday Theme Pack
Price: 150 Microsoft Points
Availability: Only in Canada, Hong Kong, Japan, Korea, Mexico, Singapore, Taiwan, United States
Dash Text: Happy Holidays! Enjoy the festive season with this Theme Pack! There are no refunds for this item. For more information, see http://www.xbox.com/live/accounts.

Trailer

Title: Burnout Paradise

Content: Demo Trailer (HD)
Price: Free
Availability: All regions except India
Size: 81.53 MB
Dash Text: [ESRB: E10+ (Everyone 10+) LANGUAGE,VIOLENCE] From Motor City to Big Surf Beach pull off wicked stunts in the all-new Stunt mode and race through the streets in search of the fastest Burnout Route in the Hunter Cavalry car. Invite up to three friends into your game and connect with them instantly to complete three online challenges or simply smash each other up and grab your their Burnout Mugshot. Download the demo starting December 13, 2007.

Title: DDR/DS Universe

Content: Dancing Stage Universe Trailer
Price: Free
Availability: Only in United Kingdom
Dash Text: [PEGI: 3+] A free downloadable viral, specially made for Dancing Stage Universe. Professional ‘Dancing Stage’ style choreography with amazing animation and visuals, showing freestyle dance moves based on the dance mat. Uses one of the tracks featured in the game itself; ‘The Creeps’ by Camille Jones Vs fedde Le Grand. Pure, mesmerising eye-candy!

Title: Undertow

Content: Undertow – Trailer
Price: Free
Availability: All regions
Size: 62.90 MB
Dash Text: [ESRB: E10+ (Everyone 10+) FANTASY VIOLENCE] Download this trailer.

In Game Content

Title: Test Drive Unlimited

Content: Test Drive Unlimited Premium Pack Premium Pack Volume 6
Price: 350 Microsoft Points
Availability: All regions
Dash Text: [ESRB: E10+ (Everyone 10+) LANGUAGE,MILD VIOLENCE] Premium set includes the Nissan 350Z Roadster 2004, Audi A4 Touring Car, Cadillac® Sixteen™, Dino 246 GTS, Triumph Dayton 995i, Pontiac® Solstice, Lamborghini Diablo GT There are no refunds for this item. For more information, see http://www.xbox.com/live/accounts.

Title: ACE COMBAT 6

Content: Mirage2000-5 -SCARFACE EMBLEM-
Price: Free
Availability: All regions except India
Dash Text: [ESRB: T (Teen)] Mirage2000-5, Scarface Squadron Aircraft Now Available! The heroes of Ace Combat 2, Scarface Squadron Aircraft. This aircraft’s armor has been reinforced at the expense of stability. With the main military force unable to respond, the mercenary tactical strike force, Scarface, was entrusted to rescue the Usean continent from the hands of a brutal military coup d’etat. Download now, and take the Scarface Squadron to the skies of Ace Combat 6! Once downloaded other player aircraft will also reflect the content of Aircraft <PACK03>, otherwise other player aircraft will appear as default colors.

Content: F-15E -CIPHER-
Price: 200 Microsoft Points
Availability: All regions except India
Dash Text: [ESRB: T (Teen)] F-15E Strike Eagle, Cipher Aircraft Now Available! This aircraft’s armor has been lightened to facilitate greater fire power. Fully customized preemptive striking capabilities place this fighter at the forefront of any battle. Crush the opposition as the “Demon of the Round Table”. Once downloaded other player aircraft will also reflect the content of Aircraft <PACK03>, otherwise other player aircraft will appear as default colors. There are no refunds for this item. For more information, see http://www.xbox.com/live/accounts.

Content: F-15E -PIXY-
Price: 200 Microsoft Points
Availability: All regions except India
Dash Text: [ESRB: T (Teen)] F-15E Strike Eagle, Pixy Aircraft Now Available! Armor has been lightened to increase stability. With an array of counterstrike customizations, this aircraft can immediately adapt to changes on the battlefield. Take on the role of “Solo Wing Pixy”, and head into all new battles. Once downloaded other player aircraft will also reflect the content of Aircraft <PACK03>, otherwise other player aircraft will appear as default colors. There are no refunds for this item. For more information, see http://www.xbox.com/live/accounts.

Content: A-10A -XMAS-
Price: 200 Microsoft Points
Availability: All regions except India
Dash Text: [ESRB: T (Teen)] A-10A ThunderBolt II, Holiday Aircraft Now Available! Seemingly unaffected by gravity, even during inverted flight, exceptional aerodynamic performance is achieved at the loss of this aircraft’s otherwise characteristic durability. This A-10A is something else altogether. Witness its magical maneuverability on a cold winter’s night, and one could easily mistake it for a reindeer and a sleigh. Once downloaded other player aircraft will also reflect the content of Aircraft <PACK03>, otherwise other player aircraft will appear as default colors. There are no refunds for this item. For more information, see http://www.xbox.com/live/accounts.

Content: F-117A -THE IDOLMASTER YUKIHO-
Price: 400 Microsoft Points
Availability: All regions except India
Dash Text: [ESRB: T (Teen)] F-117A Night Hawk, THE IDOLMASTER Yukiho Hagiwara Aircraft Now Available! The stars of the hit game “THE IDOLMASTER” make their Ace Combat debut! The second up is the shy but eager Yukiho Hagiwara. It’s up to you to steer her to stardom before she stumbles and falls. One can hardly wait to see how fast and free she can fly. Once downloaded other player aircraft will also reflect the content of Aircraft <PACK03>, otherwise other player aircraft will appear as default colors. There are no refunds for this item. For more information, see http://www.xbox.com/live/accounts.

Title: Beautiful Katamari

Content: Mechanical Katamari
Price: 200 Microsoft Points
Availability: Only in Canada, Hong Kong, Japan, Korea, Mexico, Singapore, Taiwan, United States
Dash Text: [ESRB: E (Everyone)] Collect lots of mechanical objects to make Antlia.

Content: Dangerous Katamari
Price: 200 Microsoft Points
Availability: Only in Canada, Hong Kong, Japan, Korea, Mexico, Singapore, Taiwan, United States
Dash Text: [ESRB: E (Everyone)] Collect lots of dangerous objects to make Scorpius.

Content: Perfectly Sized Katamari
Price: 300 Microsoft Points
Availability: Only in Canada, Hong Kong, Japan, Korea, Mexico, Singapore, Taiwan, United States
Dash Text: [ESRB: E (Everyone)] Make a katamari of just the right size as requested by the King. There are no refunds for this item. For more information, see http://www.xbox.com/live/accounts.

Content: Character Set C
Price: 200 Microsoft Points
Availability: Only in Canada, Hong Kong, Japan, Korea, Mexico, Singapore, Taiwan, United States
Dash Text: [ESRB: E (Everyone) Alcohol Reference, Comic Mischief, Mild Fantasy Violence ] A character set consisting of 14 Cousins, including Pu and Kyun! Note: These Cousins can also be obtained within the game’s various Requests and downloadable stages. Note: These Cousins can also be obtained within the game’s various Requests and downloadable stages. There are no refunds for this item. For more information, see http://www.xbox.com/live/accounts.

Content: Character Set D
Price: 200 Microsoft Points
Availability: Only in Canada, Hong Kong, Japan, Korea, Mexico, Singapore, Taiwan, United States
Dash Text: [ESRB: E (Everyone)Alcohol Reference, Comic Mischief, Mild Fantasy Violence] A character set featuring Harvest and the Princess! Note: These Cousins can also be obtained within the game’s various downloadable stages. Note: These Cousins can also be obtained within the game’s various downloadable stages. There are no refunds for this item. For more information, see http://www.xbox.com/live/accounts.

Content: Accessory Set C
Price: 200 Microsoft Points
Availability: Only in Canada, Hong Kong, Japan, Korea, Mexico, Singapore, Taiwan, United States
Dash Text: [ESRB: E (Everyone) Alcohol Reference, Comic Mischief, Mild Fantasy Violence] An accessory set featuring 11 Presents, including the Lollipop and Lights! Note: These Presents can also be obtained within the game’s various Requests.Note: These Presents can also be obtained within the game’s various Requests. There are no refunds for this item. For more information, see http://www.xbox.com/live/accounts.

Content: Special Accessory
Price: 250 Microsoft Points
Availability: Only in Canada, Hong Kong, Japan, Korea, Mexico, Singapore, Taiwan, United States
Dash Text: [ESRB: E (Everyone)] A made-to-order special accessory, the Formal Outfit! Note: This accessory can also be obtained by completing 100% of the Collection. There are no refunds for this item. For more information, see http://www.xbox.com/live/accounts.

Content: Accessory Set D
Price: 200 Microsoft Points
Availability: Only in Canada, Hong Kong, Japan, Korea, Mexico, Singapore, Taiwan, United States
Dash Text: [ESRB: E (Everyone) Alcohol Reference, Comic Mischief, Mild Fantasy Violence] An accessory set featuring 10 Presents, including the Drum and Newsreel! Note: These Presents can also be obtained within the game’s various Requests and downloadable stages. Note: These Presents can also be obtained within the game’s various Requests and downloadable stages. There are no refunds for this item. For more information, see http://www.xbox.com/live/accounts.

Title: Stuntman: Ignition

Content: Stuntman Vehicle Pack
Price: 400 Microsoft Points
Availability: All regions except Japan, Korea
Dash Text: [ESRB: T (Teen) DRUG REFERENCE,MILD LANGUAGE,SUGGESTIVE THEMES,VIOLENCE] Rev up your experience with these additional vehicles for Multiplayer and Constructor! There are no refunds for this item. For more information, see http://www.xbox.com/live/accounts.

Content:
Price: 800 Microsoft Points
Availability: Only in Japan
Size: 255.79 MB
Dash Text: [CERO: C] http://www.xbox.com/live/accounts

Content:
Price: 400 Microsoft Points
Availability: Only in Japan
Dash Text: [CERO: C] http://www.xbox.com/live/accounts

Gamer Picture

Title: Undertow

Content: Undertow – Picture Pack 1
Price: 80 Microsoft Points
Availability: All regions
Dash Text: Download four custom illustrated Gamer Pictures from the award winning Undertow! There are no refunds for this item. For more information, see http://www.xbox.com/live/accounts.

Content: Sensible World of Soccer
Price: 800 Microsoft Points
Availability: Not available in Japan
Dash Text: [ESRB: E (EVERYONE)] Single Player, Xbox LIVE Multiplayer 1-2, Local Multiplayer 1-2, HD (High Definition). Sensible World of Soccer is the classic 90s football game reborn with enhanced graphics! Take on your friends online now in this fantastic pick up and play football game. Play a quick game, or manage your team over a full season with a fully immersive tactics editor.This game uses technology of Massive Incorporated (“Massive”) that enables in-game advertising. Massive may collect your Internet protocol address and other anonymous information for the purposes of transmitting and measuring in-game advertising. Massive does not store or use this information for discovering your identity. Please see Massive’s privacy policy: http://www.massiveincorporated.com/site_network/privacy.htm. Trademarks and copyrighted material in in-game advertising are the property of the respective owners. There are no refunds for this item. For more information, see www.xbox.com/Live/accounts.


Edit: This game has been pulled. Ill post an update when it is available again. In the meantime, if you downloaded this busted version, please delete it and when the new one is available youll be able to downloaded it again (at no charge if you purchased it.) While you do that, Ill go yell at some folks for letting this happen. Apologies and the moment the proper version is available Ill update this post.

Update: The team is hard at work troubleshooting the problem, but it will take some time. Thanks for your patience.

Update: Ok folks, I am being told that I wont have another update until tomorrow (12/20) mid-day (PT). The teams are working through the night and doing everything they can to get this released as quickly as possible.

Update: It is now available for download. Have fun!

Larry Hryb @majornelson

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Arcade: TEMPEST

Content: TEMPEST
Price: 400 Microsoft Points
Availability: Not available in Australia, Japan, Korea and New Zealand
Dash Text: [ESRB: E (EVERYONE)] Single Player, HD (High Definition). The blaster is back! There are no refunds for this item. For more information, see www.xbox.com/Live/accounts.

Rock Band Content (Various Tracks)

Content: “My Iron Lung”
Price: 160 Microsoft Points
Availability: United States
Dash Text: [ESRB: T (Teen) MILD LYRICS,MILD SUGGESTIVE THEMES] Build your Rock Band library by purchasing this song game track: “My Iron Lung”–Radiohead. PLEASE NOTE: Many Rock Band song game tracks are available as both a multipack and as a single game track. These song game tracks are exactly the same (unless expressly noted as a special version or remix). Be aware that it is possible to download the same song game track twice so please carefully consider your purchases. For music credits, visit http://www.RockBand.com. There are no refunds for this item. For more information, see http://www.xbox.com/live/accounts. There are no refunds for this item. For more information, see http://www.xbox.com/live/accounts.

Content: “Brass In Pocket”*
Price: 160 Microsoft Points
Availability: United States
Dash Text: [ESRB: T (Teen) MILD LYRICS,MILD SUGGESTIVE THEMES] Build your Rock Band library by purchasing this song game track. *”Brass In Pocket” is a cover version of a song made famous by The Pretenders. PLEASE NOTE: Many Rock Band song game tracks are available as both a multipack and as a single game track. These song game tracks are exactly the same (unless expressly noted as a special version or remix). Be aware that it is possible to download the same song game track twice so please carefully consider your purchases. For music credits, visit http://www.RockBand.com. There are no refunds for this item. For more information, see http://www.xbox.com/live/accounts. There are no refunds for this item. For more information, see http://www.xbox.com/live/accounts.

Content: “Buddy Holly”
Price: 160 Microsoft Points
Availability: United States
Dash Text: [ESRB: T (Teen) MILD LYRICS,MILD SUGGESTIVE THEMES] Build your Rock Band library by purchasing this song game track: “Buddy Holly”–Weezer. PLEASE NOTE: Many Rock Band song game tracks are available as both a multipack and as a single game track. These song game tracks are exactly the same (unless expressly noted as a special version or remix). Be aware that it is possible to download the same song game track twice so please carefully consider your purchases. For music credits, visit http://www.RockBand.com. There are no refunds for this item. For more information, see http://www.xbox.com/live/accounts. There are no refunds for this item. For more information, see http://www.xbox.com/live/accounts.

Demo: Kane and Lynch: Dead Men

Content: Kane and Lynch: Dead Men Demo
Price: Free
Availability: Not available in except Japan
Dash Text: [ESRB: M (Mature) BLOOD,DRUG REFERENCE,INTENSE VIOLENCE,STRONG LANGUAGE] A flawed mercenary and medicated psychopath in a brutal tale of hate, loss and revenge. Featuring hard-edged criminal action, co-op play explosive squad-based combat and back-stabbing online multiplayer experience that will blow you away.

Size: 520.04 MB

Thanks to everyone that voted

Never underestimate the power of Twitter. Thanks to everyone that emailed GameDaily and threw my name in the ring. Just to be on the same list of candidates that included Jade Raymond and Ken Levine (just to mention a few) is very humbling. Thanks to you, the community, for the passion and support that makes this all possible. Have a great Holiday all.

 

LIVE Activity for week of 12/10

Xbox 360 Top Live Titles (UU’s)
1 Halo 3
2 Call of Duty 4
3 Gears of War
4 Guitar Hero III
5 Assassin’s Creed
6 Mass Effect
7 Madden NFL 08
8 Burnout Paradise Demo
9 Guitar Hero II
10 Forza Motorsport 2

Top Arcade Titles (Full Versions)
1 Arkadian Warriors
2 Sonic The Hedgehog 2
3 GripShift
4 UNO
5 Marble Blast Ultra
6 Bomberman LIVE
7 Bankshot Billiards 2
8 Geometry Wars Evolved
9 Small Arms
10 Worms
The arcade list is based on full versions purchased.

Original Xbox Top Live Games
1 Halo 2
2 Fable
3 Battlefield 2: MC
4 Star Wars: Battlfrnt 2
5 Counter-Strike
6 Madden NFL 08
7 Call of Duty 3
8 Crimson Skies
9 Rainbow Six 3
10 Ghost Recon 2

These lists are based on global unique users connected to Xbox Live or in the case of Arcade, full versions purchased that week.