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September 24th 2014, 8:34 am PT

Slender: The Arrival Now Available for Xbox 360

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Game Description: You’re on your own. No one to come for you. No one to help you. No one to hear you scream. Slender: The Arrival is the official video game adaptation of Slender Man, re-created from Mark Hadley’s original nerve-shattering sensation. Developed in collaboration with Blue Isle Studios, The Arrival features a brand new storyline, improved visuals, great replay value, and most importantly, survival horror at its best.

Add the Slender: The Arrival demo to your Xbox 360 download queue

September 24th 2014, 12:01 am PT

CastleStorm – Definitive Edition Is Now Available for Xbox One

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Game Description: Welcome to the world of CastleStorm, a super genre mashup of 2D physics destruction mashed with tower defense brawler! CastleStorm was born out of the fond childhood memory of building and destroy Lego castles. The clouds bring rumors of war…It’s Knights vs. Vikings in CastleStorm, where medieval warfare meets 2D physics-based destruction! Controlling the battle in real time, players will harness the power of medieval artillery, manage a fearsome ground attack, and cast powerful spells! CastleStorm features a story-driven solo campaign, a custom castle editor, online multiplayer, co-op modes, and more. Building castles and knocking them down has never been so much fun! CastleStorm Definitive Edition includes the original campaign and 2 additional expansions: From Outcast to Savior and The Warrior Queen. New features include: – 20 new single player battles – 4 new extreme survival battles – 10 new magic spells – enhanced graphics: real time shadows, advanced particles, 1080p@60fps + 4x MSAA – Full screen split-screen mode.


September 23rd 2014, 5:30 pm PT

Defense Grid 2 is Now Available for Xbox One

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Game Description: Defense Grid 2, DG2, is the highly-anticipated sequel to Hidden Path Entertainment’s 2008 Defense Grid: The Awakening. Setting the bar as the definitive tower defense game, Defense Grid 2 introduces new worlds and threats to test your tower placement strategies. With a bold new look, a compelling single-player campaign, and the addition of new game modes, online player-versus-player and multiplayer co-op, every play-through brings fun new opportunities and challenges. DG2 comes with a story campaign featuring 21 stunning maps, dynamic level movement, an expanded story and cast of characters, hundreds of challenge mode experiences, new multiplayer modes, a procedurally driven audio score and the ability for players to build their own levels.

September 23rd 2014, 6:00 am PT

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 29 September 2014.

Xbox One


Content Title Content Type Discount %
Amazing Spiderman 2 Xbox One Game 33%
Contrast Xbox One Game 33%
1001 Spikes Xbox One Game 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.

Xbox 360


Content Title Content Type Discount %
Amazing Spiderman Games on Demand 66%
Amazing Spiderman 2 Games on Demand 60%
The Orange Box Games on Demand 75%
Fuse Games on Demand 66%
Syndicate Games on Demand 75%
Mass Effect 2 - Kasumi Stolen Memory Add-on 50%
Mass Effect 2 – Lair of the Shadow Broker Add-on 50%
Mass Effect 2 - Arrival Add-on 50%
Mass Effect 3 - Leviathan Add-on 50%
Mass Effect 3 – Omega Add-on 50%
Mass Effect 3 – Citadel Add-on 50%
Mass Effect 3 – From Ashes Add-on 50%
GRID Autosport Games on Demand 58%

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

September 23rd 2014, 12:01 am PT

FIFA 15 is Now Available for Xbox One and Xbox 360

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Game Description: FIFA 15 brings football to life in stunning detail so fans can experience the emotion of the sport like never before. Witness the intensity of crowds chanting and cheering like on match day, and listen to commentators guide fans through the story of the game with Dynamic Match Presentation. For the first time ever, all 22 players on the pitch are connected with Emotional Intelligence – now players will react to opponents and teammates within the context, and relative to the narrative of the match. Next Generation Visuals put fans on Living Pitches with grass that wears and tears as the match progresses. Authentic Player Visuals make players lean, athletic, and true to their real-life appearance. Player Control heightens the responsiveness of player movement, gives athletes more control and personality on the ball, and makes Man-to-Man Battles more rewarding than ever before. To get 10% off your purchase, you’ll need to sign up for EA Access before you pre-purchase FIFA 15.

Note: There are two versions of FIFA 15 available for Xbox One – the FIFA 15 standard edition and the Xbox One FIFA 15 Ultimate Team Edition. Click each link for more details.


FIFA 15 is also available for Xbox 360. Check price and availability in your Xbox LIVE region.

FIFA 15 Ultimate Team is also available for Windows Phone and for Windows 8.1. Click each link to visit the correct Store for your device.

September 22nd 2014, 9:06 am PT

If Sunset Overdrive Was Reality, This Is What It Would Look Like

The biggest games in our industry often launch with the fanfare of a live-action trailer. As Insomniac Games, the developers of Sunset Overdrive recently found out, perhaps not every game should attempt to cross over into real life. Take a look:

Check out the interactive behind-the-scenes video (complete with additional content, surprises and Easter Eggs) over on

Sunset Overdrive launches exclusively on Xbox One beginning October 28th.

September 19th 2014, 2:37 pm PT
September 19th 2014, 10:00 am PT

Flockers Is Now Available for Xbox One

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Game Description: New from the creators of Worms, Flockers is a modern day take on the classic A to B puzzle genre with a generous helping of dark humour for good measure. Held in captivity within the evil thrall of their diabolical masters the sheep are finally making a dash for freedom. But without your guidance they are destined to die in the most horrific ways as they follow each other into diabolical traps, giant meat cleavers, spikes and other deadly obstacles.

NOTE: Flockers launches with an introductory 25% discount for Xbox Live Gold members only.