Posted on October 29, 2007, Shawn Sines XBL Arcade Treats Gamers to New Shooter
This Halloween Xbox gamers can celebrate the holiday with a special download from the Arcade. Mutant Storm Empire will be up in time to fill someones treat bag. The sci-fi shooter is packed with rampaging robots and fleets of UFOs leading up to confrontations with bosses sure to offer a challenge.
Mutant Storm Empire goes live worldwide for 800 Microsoft points Wednesday, October 31, 2007, at 9 a.m. GMT (2 a.m. PDT).
Other releases to look forward to in the next few weeks:
- “N+”(Slick Entertainment and Metanet Software) – Play as an acrobatic ninja in this addictive action-puzzle platformer. N+ features inadvertently homicidal robots, stylish graphics, a level editor and intense multiplayer awesomeness.
- “Screwjumper!” (THQ) – Players take the plunge in “Screwjumper!” and free-fall into the depths of the chaotic underworld as a Screwjumper, driving aliens back to their home world by destroying their precious mining equipment.
- “SHREK-N-ROLL™” (Activision) – Gamers join “Shrek(R),” “Fiona,” “Donkey,” “Puss in Boots” and 20 other twisted fairy tale friends in this hilarious puzzle game designed for ogres of all ages.
- “SpongeBob SquarePants: Underpants Slam™” (Nickelodeon and THQ) – In this quick and fun game, players search the kitchen of the Krusty Krab, the Flying Dutchman’s ship and the Armoury of Atlantis for 99 pairs of underpants.
- “Switchball” (Sierra Online) – Based on real-world physics, “Switchball” is an intricate puzzle game set in a stunning 3-D world where players control an ever-changing ball along a narrow, winding course suspended in midair.
- “Undertow” (Chair Entertainment Group) – This fast-paced action-shooter sends gamers underwater as they battle up to 16 players for control of the oceans! Players race to upgrade their units as they engage in non-stop conquest-style battles through multiple levels of combat action with some of the most stunning graphics ever seen in an Xbox LIVE Arcade title.
- “Word Puzzle” (InterServ International) – The classic pen-and-paper word search game is brought to a new level of excitement on Xbox LIVE Arcade, complete with combos, high-score achievements and the ability to compete against others online.
via Press Release