Xbox Live Arcade (XBLA) is a digital video game download service available through the Xbox Games Store, Microsoft's digital distribution network for the Xbox 360. It focuses on smaller downloadable games from both major publishers and independent game developers. Titles range from classic console and arcade video games, to new games designed from the ground up for the service. Games available through the XBLA service range from $5–20 in price, and as of April 2014, there have been 666 Xbox Live Arcade titles released for the Xbox 360.
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    • Japan Fighter News: New KOF in the Works; Nitro+ Blasters Heroine Infinite Duel On Test

      Japan Fighter News: New KOF in the Works; Nitro+ Blasters Heroine Infinite Duel On Test arcadehero December 26, 2014 Given the time of year that it is, we don’t get a ton of new arcade news to discuss but in places like Japan they do like to cook up some new things around this time. A year ago it was the new Silent Scope and this year it is all about the fighting games.

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    • Massive Far Cry 4 Issue On Xbox One Causes Microsoft To Clarify DRM Strategy

      This past Monday was not a very good one for many that had purchased Far Cry 4 digitally on Xbox One and tried to play it. As players tried to load the game, an error message was coming up that was making the game literally unplayable. This also happened to coincide with Far Cry 4’s random removal from the Xbox Games Store, sparking debates that some sort of DRM was to blame for this.

      Dean James/ Attack of the Fanboy- 2 readers -
    • Duke Nukem 3D Out on Vita and PS3, Free for PS Plus Users

      The classic 3D version of Duke Nukem seems to be fairing much better than the more recent Duke Nukem Forever. We've seen a version of Duke Nukem 3D on XBLA last generation, and we saw PC owners get the Megaton version with improved visuals and added 8 player co-op, and now its Sony system owner's turn. Duke Nukem 3D Megaton Edition has hit the PS3 and PlayStation Vita for just $9.99.

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  • GamersSphere Weekly Recap #49

    … a Dressing Code for Streamers #4: Best Buy: 22 Jump Street, Killzone Free With PS4 Purchase #3: Update 1.2 for This War of Mine #2: A Christmas Miracle, How DotCom Saved PSN and XBLA #1: Lizard Squad Threatens Microsoft, Gets Caught by Competitor Editorials #4: FIFA 15 Ultimate Team: Gaming or Gambling? #3: Saya no Uta – The Humanity of Love #2…

    John Heatz/ Gamers Sphere- 1 readers -
  • Steam Holiday Sale 2014 – Day 10

    …) Warhammer 40,000: Dawn of War II: Retribution – $10.19 (66% off) Tropico 5 – $13.99 (65% off) Shadowrun: Dragonfall – Director’s Cut – $5.99 (60% off) The Long Dark – $9.99 (50% off) Watch Dogs – $29.99 (50% off) Dead Rising 3 – $29.99 (40% off) Shovel Knight – $10.04 (33% off) Remember to vote for the community’s choice discount, as well as check…

    John Heatz/ Gamers Sphere- 2 readers -
  • Review: After Burner Climax

    … I apologize if this review seems a bit rushed... that's because it is. You see, there is reason to believe that After Burner Climax may be removed forever from the storefronts of Xbox Live, PSN and the App Store on December 24, 2014, meaning that gamers have less than two weeks to snag the game before this review would officially become a "Retro…

    The Requiem/ SEGA Nerdsin Reviews- 2 readers -

  • After Burner Climax might be delisted from PSN/XBLA this month

    … It appears that the days of being able to purchase After Burner Climax on the PlayStation Network and Xbox Live Arcade are quickly coming to an end. Self-proclaimed “XBLA watchdog” lifelower tweeted that the game will be delisted from both services on Dec. 24. After Burner Climax will be discontinued on Dec 24th this year. http://t.co…

    Chris Powell/ SEGA Nerds- 3 readers -
  • New This Week in Video Games (12/7 – 12/13)

    … Attorney Trilogy (3DS) JUJU (PlayStation 3/PSN, PC/Steam) I, Zombie (PC/Steam) Wednesday JUJU (Xbox 360/XBLA) Flyhunter Origins (PC/Steam) Thursday Final Fantasy XIII-2 (PC/Steam) Lucadian Chronicles (Wii U/eShop) I Love My Little Boy (3DS/eShop) I Love My Little Girl (3DS/eShop) Radial-G: Racing Revolved (PC/Steam) The Talos Principle (PC/Steam) Friday It’s A Wipe (PC/Steam) The King of Fighters ’98 Ultimate Match Final Edition (PC/Steam)…

    Dean James/ Attack of the Fanboy- 2 readers -
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  • Out this week: The Crew, Kingdom Hearts HD 2.5 ReMIX, Game of Thrones and more

    … the press playing it until the severs went live. Long version: “The Crew was built from the beginning to be a living playground full of driving fans, so it’s only possible to assess our game in its entirety with other real players in the world. And by other, we mean thousands and thousands and thousands of players – something that can’t be simulated…

    Matt Gander/ Games Asylum- 4 readers -
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