Tag Archives: Microsoft Studios

Dust: An Elysian Tail

[gameinfo title=”Game Info” game_name=”” developers=”Humble Hearts LLC” publishers=”Microsoft Studios” platforms=”” genres=”” release_date=”August 15, 2012″] How many hit games these days are from single person teams? Not many if there were any before Dust: An Elysian Tail. Dust won the 2009 Dream-Build-Play; a competition thrown by Microsoft yearly for indie developers. …

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Hybrid

[gameinfo title=”Game Info” game_name=”” developers=”5th Cell” publishers=”Microsoft Studios” platforms=”” genres=”” release_date=”August 8, 2012″] Hybrid is an entry in Xbox LIVE Arcade’s Summer of Arcade. It is a third-person shooter from the creators of Scribblenauts, 5th Cell. After picking your jaws off the floor from the studio’s sudden shift in their game …

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Deadlight

[gameinfo title=”Game Info” game_name=”” developers=”Tequila Works” publishers=”Microsoft Studios” platforms=”” genres=”” release_date=”August 1, 2012″] Before this generation, zombie games were a rarity outside of a few standouts like Zombies Ate My Neighbor and the Resident Evil series. This is puzzling since the zombie game by its nature provides the endless horde of …

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Wreckateer

[gameinfo title=”Game Info” game_name=”” developers=”Iron Galaxy” publishers=”Microsoft Studios” platforms=”” genres=”” release_date=”July 25, 2012″] Goblins suck. You get yourself a nice castle with all the extras like housing for the peasants and towers to lock away treasure or people depending on your moral alignment then the goblins infest it like a …

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Magic: The Gathering – Duels of the Planeswalkers 2013

[gameinfo title=”Game Info” game_name=”” developers=”Wizards of the Coast LLC/Stainless Games, Ltd.” publishers=”Microsoft Studios” platforms=”” genres=”” release_date=”June 20, 2012″] Magic: The Gathering Duels Of The Planeswalkers 2013 is the third game in the now yearly series. Developed by Stainless Games and Wizards of the Coast, the Duels of the Planeswalkers series …

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GIZORAMA Giveaway: Minecraft (XBLA)

Minecraft’s one of the greatest true sandbox games ever built where if you can dream it, you can build it. We loved the game, as you can see in our review here. Thanks to our pals over at Microsoft Studios, we have a copy of Minecraft: Xbox 360 Edition to give …

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Minecraft: Xbox 360 Edition

[gameinfo title=”Game Info” game_name=”” developers=”4J Studios & Mojang” publishers=”Microsoft Studios” platforms=”” genres=”” release_date=”May 9, 2012″] Did you like Lego blocks as a kid? The ability to snap together blocks into whatever your imagination desires makes Legos a popular toy even today with all the technology surrounding kids. Minecraft is a …

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Dragon’s Lair

[gameinfo title=”Game Info” game_name=”” developers=”Digital Leisure” publishers=”Microsoft Studios” platforms=”” genres=”” release_date=”May 18, 2012″] A blast from the past, Dragon’s Lair makes its 67th port to XBLA thanks to Digital Leisure and Microsoft Studios. First appearing in 1983, this port of Dragon’s Lair brings the title to high-definition visuals with the added feature …

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Ms. Splosion Man’s “Splokour” Challenge

On this Cinco de Mayo, Twisted Pixel is launching the fourth in a series of themed challenges for Ms. Splosion Man. The challenge shows up in the opening menu of the main game, but only for the duration of the contest, which runs May 5th – 20th, 2012. Twisted Pixel …

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