Xbox Live Summer of Arcade 2010

While I had a post on Hydro Thunder Hurricane earlier, I figured it makes sense to unleash the full fury to everyone. Welcome to the Xbox Live Summer of Arcade 2010! Pictures and more info follow after the jump.

Limbo – Playdead / Microsoft Game Studios – July 21 – 1200 Points

Experience the hauntingly beautiful world of
“Limbo,” and take a journey of exploration
with a boy uncertain of his sister’s fate. An
Independent Games Festival award-winning
title, “Limbo” is both hauntingly
beautiful and philosophically provocative.

Hydro Thunder Hurricane – Vector Unit / Microsoft Game Studios) – July 28 – 1200 Points

“Hydro Thunder Hurricane,” a full-featured
sequel to the longtime favorite arcade
racer, blasts rocket-powered water speed-
boats across dynamic water surfaces in
gorgeous interactive environments.

Castlevania: Harmony of Despair – Konami – August 4 – 1200 Points

Designed by Koji Igarashi, producer of the
legendary Castlevania series, “Castlevania:
Harmony of Despair” delivers loads of multi-
player gameplay and lets you stake it out 1:1
to see who’s the best vampire hunter.

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Hydro Thunder Hurricane coming July 28

The gem of racing about a decade ago was Hydro Thunder, for the Dreamcast it was a next generation assault that had players in a wet world. The details and boats and multiplayer made it addictive for all to experience, today we get wind that the game will take a second wind for XBLA.

Hydro Thunder Hurricane is the first sequel, running on a new engine and graphics to make it a true successor while observing the features that made the original a success. Packing 8 tracks, single player modes, leaderboards and online support for 8, the potential of the new installment seems limitless. Coming in at 1200 Microsoft points the team hopes really capture the hearts of 360 owners in the Microsoft Summer of Arcade on July 28th.

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