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2010 Xbox LIVE Arcade Awards Winners

You downloaded, you played, you voted! The results are in for the 2010 Xbox LIVE Arcade Awards:

  • Best Overall Arcade Game: “LIMBO” (Microsoft Game Studios)
  • Best Original Game: “LIMBO” (Microsoft Game Studios)
  • Best Multiplayer Game: “Monday Night Combat” (Uber Entertainment)
  • Best Solo Game: “LIMBO” (Microsoft Game Studios)
  • Best Innovation: “PAC-MAN Championship Edition DX” (NAMCO BANDAI Games Inc)
  • Best Graphics: “LIMBO” (Microsoft Game Studios)
  • Best Classic/Remake Game: “PAC-MAN Championship Edition DX” (NAMCO BANDAI Games Inc)
  • Best Family Game: “Plants vs. Zombies” (PopCap Games)

 

Celebrate the finale to Xbox LIVE Arcade’s House Party with “Full House Poker”

Get your hands on “Full House Poker” tomorrow March 16. Bet your way to fame by playing Texas Hold ’Em style poker anytime, anywhere on Xbox LIVE Arcade! Compete against your Xbox LIVE friends and thousands of players around the world on Xbox 360 and build your in-game bankroll on the go with a companion game for Windows Phone 7. Even play a round of Texas Heat, a live poker game show that gives you 30 minutes to bluff, bet and raise your way to the final table.  Show off your personality and keep your opponents guessing with unique tells, flashy avatar costumes, entertaining unlockables and awesome chip tricks.

 

Xbox LIVE Arcade

Release Date

Price Microsoft Points

 

Full House Poker (Microsoft Game Studios)

March 16

800

 

Ghostbusters (Atari)

March 23

800

 

Swarm (UTV Ignition Entertainment)

March 23

1200

 

Islands of Wakfu (Microsoft Game Studios)

March 30

800

 

Seisou Kouki Strania (G.Rev Ltd.)

March 30

800

 

Rush ‘N’ Attack Ex-Patriot (KONAMI)

March 30

800

 

 

Deal of the Week

Discount Dates

Price Microsoft Points

 

 

 

 

 

Sonic 4: Episode I  (SEGA)

March 22 - March 27

800

 

 

 

 

 

Arcade Four-Play

 

 

 

A World of Keflings (Microsoft Game Studios)

March 29 - April 3

400 (50% off)

 

Worms 2: Armageddon (Microsoft Game Studios)

March 29 - April 3

200 (50% off)

 

Worms 2: Battle Pack (Microsoft Game Studios)

March 29 - April 3

400 (50% off)

 

Raskulls (Microsoft Game Studios)

March 29 - April 3

400 (50% off)

 

 

 

 

 

Games on Demand

Release Date

 

 

Call of Juarez® (Ubisoft)

March 22

 

Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs™ (Ubisoft)

March 22

 

Tom Clancy's H.A.W.X.® 2 (Ubisoft)

March 29

 

Split Second (Disney Interactive Studios)

March 29

 

 

Games on Demand

Price Reduction Date

 

 

Halo: Reach (Microsoft Game Studios) 

ONE WEEK ONLY – March 15-21

 

 

Avatar Marketplace

Release Date

 

 

Aviation Collection

March 17

 

MLB 2K11 collection

March 24

 

Zombie Pets collection

March 31

 

 

 

This is the current release schedule for Xbox LIVE Marketplace content. As with all game related releases, dates, prices and availability are subject to change and vary by region.

 

For more information (press only), contact us at xboxnewsbeat@edelman.com

 

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