It's Hot Out. Perhaps You Should Stay Inside for the Summer of Arcade,…

The Xbox Live Summer of Arcade promotion has become a bona fide hot weather event in gaming. For the fifth summer running, Microsoft will be releasing and promoting promising download-only titles via Xbox Live Arcade. This year, the Summer of Arcade starts on July 18 and runs until mid-August. What's on deck, when's… » 6/19/12 1:30pm 6/19/12 1:30pm

Hybrid to Hold a Beta; Signups Begin After GDC

Hybrid, the third-person online shooter set to release on Xbox Live Arcade this year, will have a public beta with signups beginning shortly after the end of GDC, which is next week. "Gamers will finally get to experience our innovative 'combat focused movement' for themselves," Developer 5th Cell said in a statement. » 3/02/12 6:37pm 3/02/12 6:37pm

Scribblenauts Creators' Gravity-Defying Xbox Live Shooter Hybrid is…

After making a big splash during its first showing at the 2011 Game Developers Conference, 5th Cell's dizzying cover-centric 3D shooter Hybrid was dragged back behind closed doors in May in order to make sure it was the "highest quality title possible". Let's see what changed the past eight months have wrought. » 1/31/12 1:00pm 1/31/12 1:00pm