[Every week GamerBytes' editor Ryan Langley passes along the top console digital download news tidbits from the past 7 days, including brand new game announcements and scoops through the world of Xbox Live Arcade, PlayStation Network and WiiWare.]
This week on Xbox Live Arcade we get NHL Arcade
, which was also last week's PSN release. We also get Minesweeper Flags
, a game the Xbox Live Team didn't even get round to officially announcing.
It's a big week for the PlayStation Network too -- Flower
is coming out! Be checking your store this week for what the developers 'interestingly' call "a video game version of a poem".
And finally, this week's WiiWare release was Lit
, a strange WayForward-developed puzzle game in which you must stay in the light in order to continue through every level. It's one of the best WiiWare titles in a while, apparently.
Lots of news this week, too -- Battlefield 1943, Cletus Clay, Worms HD PSN
and more showing up throughout the week. I also highly suggest checking out the new YouTube XNA Community Games show XNA Roundup
for your latest XNA game updates.
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Xbox Live Arcade
XBLA Store Update: NHL Arcade, Minesweeper Flags
Start checking your players AND your mines.
XNA Roundup: A New Show About The XNA Community Gamer
A YouTube show following XNA Community games has begun.
Gamasutra Postmortem: NinjaBee's A Kingdom For Keflings
NinjaBee discusses their latest avatar-enabled Xbox Live Arcade title.
Cletus Clay Rambles On While Beating On Extra Terrestrials
The first footage of this clay-based XBLA game has been released. Heckle aliens while kicking them in the face, just like old times.
Worms Coming To PSN
The German ratings board shows that the highly popular series is making its way to the PlayStation Network.
EU PSN Store Update: NHL Arcade, Battle Cars, Cuboid And Burnout DLC
Europe plays catch-up this week with Battle Cars
, along with NHL Arcade
NA PSN Store Update: NHL Arcade Now Available, Burnout and High Velocity Bowling DLC
now available, as well as the first paid download DLC for Burnout Paradise
Battlefield 1943: Pacific Revealed, First Footage
makes it way to digital download for Xbox Live Arcade and PlayStation Network. It's classic Battlefield
with a few new twists.
NA WiiWare Update: WayForward's Lit
From the makers of Shantae
and Contra 4
comes a game that tells you to stay in the light.
Samurai Toaster Shoots Stuff Till Its Dead
Jump around and shoot things in this new indie WiiWare title.