Browsing tag: XBLA

Killer Instinct Trademark Renewal Refused Due To Trademark Confusion News 19

News 19 Last September we reported that Microsoft and Rare had filed a trademark renewal for their hit fighting title, Killer Instinct. It’s been a while now, and finally a response came back, which sadly isn’t what many had hoped for. Originally found by Neogaf users, the official documents show that the FOX, the broadcasting company, actually owns […]

Minecraft: Xbox 360 Edition Overtakes Modern Warfare 3 as Most-Played Xbox Live Title, Plus More News 28

News 28 The title says it all. At last, a game without the words “Call of Duty” in its name has risen to the top spot of the most-played Xbox Live titles. Xbox Live’s Larry “Major Nelson” Hyrb reports the following numbers. Live Activity for week of October 15 Xbox 360 Top LIVE Titles (based on UU’s) Minecraft: […]

Microsoft Renews Killer Instinct Trademark News 20

News 20 The folks over at XBLA have recently dropped some pretty heavy news for fighter fans. It seems that the Killer Instinct franchise is not dead after all. Play XBLA reports, “We have either renewed or refiled a trademark application in various jurisdictions.” The original Killer Instinct saw its inception on arcade in 1994, later released […]

Hybrid Beta Key Giveaway News 28

News 28 Hybrid is a pioneering multiplayer third-person shooter set in a devastated post-apocalyptic world, giving players a completely new gameplay experience never seen before in the genre. Developed and published by 5th Cell, this XBLA giant will see a release later in the summer of 2012. The final product will boast 10 different maps and modes, […]

Nexuiz Now Available on XBLA – Gameplay Videos News 7

News 7 Nexuiz, an arena-style FPS developed by Illfonic studios, is now available on the Xbox Live Arcade for 800 MS points and is soon to follow on the PlayStation Network and Steam. “Achieved with CryEngine 3,” Nexuiz is a fast-paced, 4v4 arena shooter that focuses on twitch reflexes and sharp shooting skills with an assortment of […]

Top 10 Multiplayer XBLA Games – Competitive and Co-Op News 3

News 3 This generation of gaming consoles has been typified by its online features; Xbox Live, Playstation Network, Netflix access, Hulu, Facebook, and Twitter integration are among the elements that have really set this console generation apart from its predecessors. Xbox Live specifically has been a massive success, despite the fervent arguments often aimed at its dashboard […]