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Recap: Xbox LIVE Summer of Arcade 2013 Is Over

The Xbox LIVE Summer of Arcade is over for another year, and thisisxbox.com would like to thank Xbox for reaching out to us and providing all the review codes for this years line-up. If you haven’t yet bought a single title, or perhaps wondering what-if-any should you go for – then here’s a recap of […]

Celebrate the Finale of the Summer of Arcade with a Live Streamed Event

The Xbox LIVE Arcade Summer of Arcade is coming to a close with the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out of the Shadows released tomorrow, Wednesday 28th August. To close of this years great selection of games and to experience some of that “Cowabunga” action – tune into Polaris on Youtube! Microsoft Studios has teamed up […]

Summer of Arcade Weekly Live Streaming Events

To ramp up the Summer of Arcade promotions on Xbox LIVE – Xbox has reached out to us to share with our readers details of the new live streaming events to celebrate each of the games in the Summer of Arcade 2013 line-up. Microsoft Studios has teamed up with several popular YouTube gamers to host […]

Charlie Murder Review

Ska Studio’s latest offering on the Xbox LIVE Arcade is the insanely frustrating Charlie Murder and forms part of the Summer of Arcade line-up for 2013 as the second title in the promotion which is available now on the Xbox LIVE Marketplace. Featuring the unique art style from the developers’ of other hit titles such […]

Brothers: A Tale of Two Sons Review

Starbreeze Studio’s, the development team behind Payday and the upcoming Payday 2 has created something a whole world away from any first person shooter with a magical enchanting adventure on the Xbox LIVE Arcade today – Brothers: A Tale of Two Sons. The game kicks off the 2013 Summer of Arcade promotion and delivers a […]

Summer of Arcade 2012: Hybrid Review

As soon as 5th Cell’s first entry into the third-person shooter genre with Hybrid was released this week – it was later pulled due to server errors and now alas all is corrected, but was the wait worth it, and does Hybrid bring to the table what others cannot? In a word – no. It’s […]

Summer of Arcade 2012: Wreckateer Review

The second title in this year’s Summer of Arcade line-up, Wreckateer from Iron Galaxy Studios takes a stab at re-inventing the aim-shoot-destroy approach. Although it has been more compared to be a 3D take on the massively popular Angry Birds game, all this throwing and knocking things down malarkey more or less started as a […]

Summer of Arcade 2012: Tony Hawk Pro Skater HD Review

The Tony Hawk game series hit shaper stardom all those years ago on the first Playstation to then be chewed up, moved away from its skating routes and placed into a type of semi retirement, thanks to a rather slow and steady delve into mediocrity. Old games wrapped in an HD title have never really […]

Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater HD Kicks Off Summer of Arcade 2012

Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater HD is now available on Xbox Live Arcade!

The Splatters Drops To Half Price Before Summer of Arcade

SpikySnail Games has today announced that The Splatters will be kicking off summer in style as the price drops from 800 points to 400 points from July 10th-16th, just before the Summer of Arcade kicks off.