Xbox Store Week in Review

This may have been the busiest release week of 2014… until next week. The following Xbox One titles arrived on the Xbox Games Store this week:

    

    

Here’s what’s new on the Xbox 360 store:

    

  

Dragon Age: Inquisition and LEGO Batman 3: Beyond Gotham are also now available for digital pre-order and pre-download on Xbox One.

Up next week (Sunday, actually): Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare.

Costume Quest 2Content:Costume Quest 2
Check price and availability in your Xbox LIVE region

Game Description: Trick, treat and pick a fight with villianous dental soldiers in Costume Quest 2, the sweet sequel to Double Fine’s hit original, Costume Quest, that turned fans of all ages into candy obsessed crusaders. This inspired RPG adventure includes a range of new features and gameplay improvements to double the amount of mischievous fun. Explore spooky time-traversing landscapes, don adorable new costumes that transform into powerful Hallo-warriors, and collect even Creepier Treat Cards to wield in combat against a legion of hygiene obsessed baddies. Only heroic siblings Wren and Reynold can save Halloween forever!

Costume Quest 2 is also available for Xbox 360. Check price and availability here, or add the Costume Quest 2 demo to your Xbox 360 download queue.

This Week’s Deals with Gold

Here are this week’s games and add-on deals on the Xbox Games Store. Discounts are valid now through 3 November 2014 unless otherwise indicated.

Xbox One

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Content Title Content Type Discount %
Titanfall Xbox One Game 50%
Titanfall Season Pass Add-on 67%
Battlefield 4 Assault Shortcut Kit* Add-on 33%

Please note: prices and availability are subject to change and may vary by region. Deals with Gold are valid for Xbox Live Gold members.
*This deal is available for Xbox Live Gold & Silver members.

Xbox 360

          

Content Title Content Type Discount %
Grand Theft Auto V Games on Demand 50%
Grand Theft Auto IV Games on Demand 75%
Grand Theft Auto IV: The Lost & Damned Add-on 75%
Grand Theft Auto IV: The Ballad of Gay Tony Add-on 75%
Amy Arcade 66%
Deadblock Arcade 75%
The Walking Dead Season 2 Season Pass Add-on 50%
The Walking Dead Survival Instinct Games on Demand 80%
Zombie Wranglers Arcade 50%
TMNT OOTS Arcade 67%
Zombie Driver Arcade 67%
Dead Space** Games on Demand 66%
Alice Madness Returns** Games on Demand 75%
Mass Effect** Games on Demand 75%
Dead Island: Riptide** Games on Demand 50%
Dead Space 3 – Awakened** Add-on 50%
Slender: The Arrival** Arcade 50%
GTA San Andreas (Remastered Edition)*** Games on Demand 75%
Battlefield 4 Assault Shortcut Kit* Add-on 33%

Please note: prices and availability are subject to change and may vary by region. Deals with Gold are valid for Xbox Live Gold members.
*This deal is available for Xbox Live Gold & Silver members.
**These deals are available for Xbox Live Gold & Silver members through 31 October 2014
***This deal is available for Xbox Live Gold & Silver members through 10 November 2014.

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This Week’s Deals with Gold

Here are this week’s games and add-on deals on the Xbox Games Store. Discounts are valid now through 27 October 2014.

Xbox One

    

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Content Title Content Type Discount %
R.B.I. Baseball 14 Xbox One Game 50%
Forza Motorsport 5 Car Pass Add-on 25%
Strike Suit Zero Director’s Cut Xbox One Game 50%
Zombie Driver Ultimate Edition Xbox One Game 50%

Please note: prices and availability are subject to change and may vary by region. Deals with Gold are valid for Xbox Live Gold members.

Xbox 360

Content Title Content Type Discount %
Dragon Ball Z Battle of Z Games on Demand 50%
Dragon Ball Z Ultimate Tenkaichi Games on Demand 50%
R.B.I. Baseball 14 Arcade 50%
Need for Speed Most Wanted Games on Demand 50%
Need for Speed Hot Pursuit Games on Demand 75%
Burnout Paradise Games on Demand 66%
Burnout Revenge Games on Demand 66%
Need for Speed Undercover Games on Demand 66%
Dirt 3 Games on Demand 60%
Darksiders* Games on Demand 50%

Please note: prices and availability are subject to change and may vary by region. Deals with Gold are valid for Xbox Live Gold members.
*This deal is valid through 31 October 2014.

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This Week’s Deals with Gold

Here are this week’s games and add-on deals on the Xbox Games Store. Discounts are valid now through 13 October 2014.

Xbox One

    

Content Title Content Type Discount %
Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes Xbox One Game 50%
LEGO Marvel Superheroes Xbox One Game 40%
The LEGO Movie Videogame Xbox One Game 40%

Please note: prices and availability are subject to change and may vary by region. Deals with Gold are valid for Xbox Live Gold members.

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Xbox 360

          

Content Title Content Type Discount %
Metal Gear Solid: Ground Zeroes Games on Demand 50%
Dark Souls II Games on Demand 40%
Dark Souls Games on Demand 75%
Red Johnson’s Chronicles Arcade 50%
WB Games Sale*
Batman Arkham City Games on Demand 75%
Batman Arkham Asylum Games on Demand 75%
Batman Arkham Origins Season Pass Add-on 50%
Injustice: Gods Among Us Games on Demand 67%
Injustice Season Pass Add-on 50%
LEGO Batman 2 Games on Demand 75%
The LEGO Movie Videogame Games on Demand 50%
LEGO Marvel Super Heroes Games on Demand 67%
The Witcher 2 Games on Demand 80%
Mortal Kombat Games on Demand 70%
Mortal Kombat Season Pass Add-on 67%
Mortal Kombat v DC Universe Games on Demand 75%
Mortal Kombat Arcade Kollection Arcade 67%
Batman: Arkham Origins Blackgate Deluxe Edition Arcade 75%

*These deals are available for Xbox Live Gold & Silver members.
Please note: prices and availability are subject to change and may vary by region. Deals with Gold are valid for Xbox Live Gold members.

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So… There’s a Lot to Play This Weekend

It’s official: any second spent *not* playing new games is time you’re falling further and further behind on your gaming queue. The new title releases have been coming thick and fast recently, so we thought we’d put them all in one place for you. Hot on the heels of Minecraft: Xbox One EditionDestiny, FIFA 15, NHL 15, D4, Defense Grid 2, and a lot more, the following titles hit just in the last seven days:

        

Note that Chariot is free for Xbox Live Gold Members during the month of October.

The Xbox 360 Marketplace has been busy as well, as the following games shipped this week:

          

Hope you get a lot of gaming in this weekend, next week brings us Alien Isolation, NBA 2K15, the retail release of Project Spark, and more.

We’ll be kicking off the weekend in just a couple of hours talking about what we’ll be playing with a Google+ Hangout. Join us at 6pm Pacific/9pm Eastern here: mjr.mn/1BDvqMt

Hangout now over. The video archive is right here if you missed it.

Sacred 3Content: Anna – Extended Edition

Check price and availability in your Xbox LIVE region

Game Description: Set in an abandoned sawmill nestled high in the Italian mountains, Anna challenges the player to uncover horrific clues and use them to solve puzzles related to your character’s dark past. The player’s behavior does not only determine the mental health of the main character but can also change locations and unveil new secrets leading to one of eight possible endings.

Add the Anna – Extended Edition demo to your Xbox 360 download queue

This Week’s Deals with Gold

Here are this week’s games and add-on deals on the Xbox Games Store. Discounts are valid now through 6 October 2014.

Xbox One

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Content Title Content Type Discount %
Sniper Elite III Xbox One Game 33%
Battlefield 4 Recon Shortcut Kit* Add-on 33%
Assassin’s Creed IV Black Flag Season Pass* Add-on 33%

Please note: prices and availability are subject to change and may vary by region. Deals with Gold are valid for Xbox Live Gold members.
*These deals are available for Xbox Live Gold & Silver members.

Xbox 360

          

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Content Title Content Type Discount %
NCAA Football 14 Games on Demand 67%
Abyss Odyssey Arcade 33%
Skate Games on Demand 66%
Skate 2 Games on Demand 66%
Skate 2 Maloof Money Cup Add-on 50%
Skate 2 Time is Money Add-on 50%
Skate 2 San Van Classic Add-on 50%
Skate 2 Dyrdek’s Fantasy Plaza Add-on 50%
Skate 3 Games on Demand 50%
Skate 3 Black Box Skate Park Add-on 50%
Skate 3 Danny’s Hawaiian Dream Add-on 50%
Skate 3 Maloof Money Cup Add-on 50%
Skate 3 San Van Party Add-on 50%
Skate 3 Create Upgrade Add-on 50%
Skate 3 Time is Money Add-on 50%
Ubisoft Publisher Sale*
Assassin’s Creed Brotherhood Games on Demand 50%
Assassin’s Creed Revelations Games on Demand 50%
Assassin’s Creed II Games on Demand 50%
Assassin’s Creed III Games on Demand 50%
Far Cry 2 Games on Demand 60%
Far Cry 3 Games on Demand 50%
Ghost Recon Future Soldier Games on Demand 60%
Splinter Cell Double Agent Games on Demand 60%
Rainbow Six Vegas Games on Demand 60%
Rainbow Six Vegas 2 Games on Demand 60%
South Park: Stick of Truth Games on Demand 25%
Far Cry Classic Arcade 75%
Assassin’s Creed Liberation HD Arcade 75%
Beyond Good & Evil HD Arcade 75%

Please note: prices and availability are subject to change and may vary by region. Deals with Gold are valid for Xbox Live Gold members.
*These deals are available for Xbox Live Gold & Silver members.