Christmas. It's not only a holiday, but a mood, a memory. Movies ranging from It's A Wonderful Life to Home Alone capture that festive feeling. Video games, do not.
The Xbox 360 port of Cave's arcade shooter DeathSmiles II has been dated today at a Microsoft-hosted "Shooting Festa" event in Tokyo.
Cave, the Japanese developer behind such shmup classics as Mushihime-sama Futari, recently announced a revolutionary way to release arcade games in Japan: For free.