Tag «XBLA»

NEWS – Xbox Live Deals With Gold Week of June 21, 2016

The following discounts are available to Xbox Live Gold members now through June 27, 2016. Unfortunately, nothing great is on sale this week but the Battlefield 4 DLC is free so grab it while you can. Xbox One: Content Title Content Type Discount Notes Assassin’s Creed Syndicate – Jack the Ripper Add-On 40% DWG BADLAND: …

REVIEW – Tales from Space: Mutant Blobs Attack XBLA

The Growing Booger – Originally released as a Vita and PC downloadable title, Mutant Blobs Attack has oozed its way onto PSN and XBLA for a discounted price of $7.99. This Katamari Damacy meets LocoRoco-ish puzzle platformer is a short but sweet downloadable distraction with a cute cartoony vibe. You play as a boogiery blob, …

REVIEW – Blood of the Werewolf (XBLA)

A Horrible Night To Have A Curse – Originally released on Steam almost a year ago, Blood of the Werewolf on XBLA adds a couple new features over its PC brethren but suffers overall from cheap level design and boss battles. Selena, on a quest for vengeance against her murdered husband and kidnapped child, plays …

REVIEW – Child of Light

Rhyming Through – Building from the success of the South Park: The Stick of Truth, Ubisoft’s prose-based RPG Child of Light is a $15 download about a female youth. Built using Ubisoft Framework and familiar RPG light, combat and venturing takes place on a 2D plight. Hero Aurora is red-haired and light because early she …

NEWS – R.B.I. Baseball ’14 Opening Day on XBLA is April 9 2014

Developed by MLB Advanced Media, a reboot of the fan favorite series was first announced back in January 2014 for iOS, Android, current, and last-gen systems. Originally released on NES back in 1988, RBI was the first baseball game to support an official MLB license.  Many sequels were made, the last of which was RBI …

NEWS – Feb 2014’s Free Games for Gold Announced

Starting Saturday Feb 1st, Xbox Live Gold members will be able to download Dead Island (normally $19.99) for free until Feb 15th. Then from Feb 16th through the end of the month, Gold subscribers will be able to download Toy Soldiers: Cold War (normally $14.99) for free.

REVIEW – Assassin’s Creed Liberation HD (XBLA)

A Soggy Swamp Experience – There were high hopes for Assassin’s Creed Liberation when it initially launched on the Vita with its exclusivity and features built specifically for Sony’s powerful new handheld. Unfortunately, this new entry in the series was watered down at best and all of its short comings are further highlighted when playing …