[We round up the week's top console digital download news from sister site GamerBytes, including brand-new game announcements and scoops from the world of Xbox Live Arcade, PlayStation Network, WiiWare, PSP Minis and DSiWare.]
With the reveal of Rocket Knight Adventures
making its way to the Xbox Live Arcade and PlayStation Network, along with the supposed leak of an Xbox Avatar Arcade with Atari 2600 and Intellivision games inside, it appears that all that is old is once again new.
Here's the top stories in the digital download space over the last seven days:
David Edery Speaks On The Digital Distribution Agenda
"David Edery, former worldwide portfolio manager for the Xbox Live Arcade, was the keynote speaker at the Digital Distribution Summit, and has a lot to say about the future of this platform."
- Lucidity, South Park Tower Defense Play, Madballs DLC
NA PSN Store Update
- Critter Crunch, Pandemonium
EU PSN Store Update
- Digger HD, Comet Crash, PSP Minis
NA Nintendo Update
- Final Fantasy, Thorium Wars, And Word Searcher
EU Nintendo Update
- Lost Winds 2, Final Fight 2, WonderBoy III, Dragon Quest Wars
Microsoft (Xbox Live Arcade, XBL Indie Games)
Arcade, Atari 2600, Intellivision Coming To Xbox 360?
"According to a consumer survey discovered by a Joystiq tipster, it looks like Xbox Live will be getting its own Virtual Arcade space for your Avatar."
The First Trailer For Rocket Knight
"As announced earlier this week, the first Rocket Knight
trailer has now been released via GameVideos."
Serious Sam HD Is All Sunshine And Lollipops
"A new trailer reveals some of the not-so-serious sides of Serious Sam
XBL Indie Watch - Trino And Groov Drop Prices
"Two top-tier Indie titles lower their prices."
XBL Indie Watch - Fishing Girl
"Think Miner Dig Deep
, but fishing."
Sony (PlayStation Network, PSP Minis)
Worms: Battle Islands Also Coming To PSP
"A few weeks ago Team17 revealed Worms: Battle Forts
for WiiWare -- but fret not, PSP owners, as it's also coming your way."
Zen Pinball Gets Ninja Gaiden Table
"Get ready to bust some pinballs."
Nintendo (WiiWare, DSiWare)
A Storm's A Homebrewin'
"2Bee Games' community favorite Storm
was picked up to be published, and will be coming out for everything
Last Flight's Episodic Adventure Coming This Year
"It appears that Telltale isn't the only development house trying o make episodic WiiWare games - Bloober Team are working hard on Last Flight