[We round up the week's top news and new digital releases from console digital download site GamerBytes, featuring new information about Xbox Live Arcade, PlayStation Network, WiiWare, DSiWare and PSN Minis.]
This past week we've had a good number of releases for console digital download -- for starters, it looks like both Monkey Island 2
and Blacklight: Tango Down
have been roaring successes.
We've also seen some good news -- the possibility of NBA Jam
coming to other consoles, as well as a new Dead Space
downloadable game. Here's the notable news, plus the store updates made over the previous seven days.
- Blacklight: Tango Down, Monkey Island 2, Game Room and Worms 2 DLC
NA PSN Store Update
- Monkey Island 2, Family Feud, 5-in-1 Arcade Hits And More
EU PSN Store Update
- Monkey Island 2, Groovin’ Blocks And more
NA Nintendo Update - Soul Of Darkness, SteamWorld Tower Defense, Pearl Harbor Trilogy And More
EU Nintendo Update - Toribash, SteamWorld: Tower Defense, Shadow of the Ninja And More
Xbox Indies - Crossfire (Radian Games)
"Radian Games surprised us a couple of months ago with their Xbox Live Indie game Joy Joy
-- now, they've one-upped themselves with their next sweet retro action title Crossfire
NBA Jam Coming To Xbox 360 And PS3
(XBLA / PSN)
"The German USK rating system has revealed that NBA Jam
is coming to the Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3 [likely in digital download form], courtesy of EA."
Plain Sight Coming To PSN
"Back in September 2008 we had a chat with Beatnik Games about Plain Sight [which was] being developed with XNA and Xbox Live Arcade in mind. Now a year and a half later and with the PC version released on Steam, Beatnik hasn't lost sight of a console release -- but now it's coming to the PS3."
Free Ilomilo Music, Trailer
"Indie developer Southend Interactive has posted five playful songs from the soundtrack of Ilomilo
, its forthcoming XBLA 3D puzzle-platformer."
Dead Space Puzzler To XBLA, PSN
(XBLA / PSN)
"Dead Space Ignition
is coming this fall to XBLA and PSN. The game will contain three hacking mini-games: Hardware Crack, Trace Route and System Override, all strung together with an interactive comic book storyline and the ability to "choose-your-own-adventure" throughout the game."