Developer- and Publisher-specific Articles: XBLA

Terraria now available on Live Arcade and PSN

Re-Logic’s PC adventure-RPG Terraria is now available for 360 and PS3. The 505 Games-published port features random events, crafting, world-building elements, and AI characters who will move into player-created structures. The console adaptation includes new single-player content and new multiplayer modes that support up to four players online or locally via splitscreen.

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Terraria launching next week on Live and PSN

Terraria (360, PC) Release Date Screenshots - Screenshot 1

505 Games has revealed that the console version of Terraria will be launching next week, first on PSN and then on Live. The PS3 version will launch March 26, and the 360 version a day later, on March 27. The console adaptation will include new single-player content and new multiplayer modes, with support for four-player local splitscreen and four-player online play.

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1986 Gamepack to launch this week for Capcom Arcade Cabinet

Capcom Arcade Cabinet (360, PS3) Game Pack 2 Launch Announcement - Screenshot 1

Capcom Arcade Cabinet’s second Gamepack is set to launch tomorrow for 360 and PS3. The 1986 Gamepack includes Legendary Wings, Side Arms, and Trojan for $9.99/800 MS Points. Also, for those wanting a title or two from the 1985 Gamepack, Ghosts ‘n Goblins, Gun.Smoke, and Section Z are all available individually on PSN for $3.99.

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Darkstalkers Resurrection now on PSN, tomorrow on Live

Fighting fans looking to scratch that nostalgic itch will be able to do so twice over with Darkstalkers Resurrection. The combo back, which features Night Warriors: Darkstalkers Revenge and Darkstalkers 3, is now available on PSN, and will be available tomorrow on Live Arcade. As with previous digital re-releases, Capcom has added GGPO-enabled online play, an HD graphics filter, unlockable bonuses, and other goodies, such as replay sharing, Tutorial Mode, and Spectator Mode.

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Mars War Logs crushes mutants, fanatics in new combat trailer

A new trailer from Spider Studios reveals more of the combat system that players will use against the beasts, mutants, and zealots of Mars in their upcoming cyberpunk role-playing game Mars War Logs. The two-minute-plus video shows some of the game’s arms, armor, and unlockable Technomant-based powers, as well as some one-on-one and group action.

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Capcom Arcade Cabinet – Game Pack 1 now on PSN, Live tomorrow

Capcom Arcade Cabinet (360, PS3) Game Pack 1 Launch Announcement - Screenshot 1

The first Game Pack has launched on PSN for Capcom Arcade Cabinet, and will be launching tomorrow on Live Arcade. The $4.99/400 MS Point set includes 1943: The Battle of Midway, Avengers, and Black Tiger. Black Tiger is also a free solo release because it includes the Capcom Arcade platform, which is used to access the other titles as well as those in future game packs. Platformer fans looking for more action after Black Tiger can check out the beat ‘em up Avengers, while shooter fans can take to the Pacific in 1943.

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New screenshots released for Mars War Logs

Mars War Logs (360, PC, PS3) Feb Screenshots Released - Screenshot 1

Spiders Studios has released four new screenshots from their upcoming cyberpunk role-playing game Mars War Logs. The screens show renegade Roy Temperance and his crew battling the mutants, bandits, and fanatics that are squaring off in a planetwide civil war. A few extra shots have been thrown in for good measure.

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Darkstalkers Resurrection to launch March 12 for PS3, 13 for 360

Darkstalkers Resurrection (360, PS3) Release Date Announcement - Screenshot 1

Darkstalkers Resurrection, the double pack download that includes Night Warriors: Darkstalkers Revenge and Darkstalkers 3, has been officially dated. PlayStation 3 owners will be able to download the set off PSN for $14.99 on March 12, while those going the 360 route will be able to download it off Live Marketplace for 1200 MS Points on March 13.

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Capcom Arcade Cabinet detailed, schedule and screens released

Capcom Arcade Cabinet (360, PS3) Schedule Announcement - Screenshot 1

Capcom has released the full schedule for their upcoming download compilation, Capcom Arcade Cabinet. The set will be released in waves, dubbed Game Packs, over PSN and Live Arcade. The first set will feature a free release, Black Tiger, and Game Pack 1 (1943: The Battle of Midway, Avengers, Black Tiger) for $4.99/400 MS Points on February 19 on PSN and 20 on Live. There is even a two-game bonus pack for those who purchase all five for-pay sets. The entire schedule is available below, under a new batch of screenshots, and includes over 20 8-bit titles.

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Star Wars Pinball announced for consoles, mobile, and PC

The Rebels and the Empire will be taking their never-ending war to the ultimate battlefield: the pinball table. Zen Studios, the current go-to developers for all things pinball, will be bringing a new dimension to the most famous of intergalactic wars with Star Wars Pinball. The new collection will be available later this month and launch with an initial three-table pack consisting of themed tables based on The Empire Strikes Back, Boba Fett, and The Clone Wars. The tables will include interactive 3D characters, including Luke Skywalker and Ahsoka Tano, in-game friend challenges, and online as well as local hotseat multiplayer.

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