Croft, Comic Jumper, TMNT this week's XBL Deal of the Week, Torchlight next week

This week's Xbox Live Deal of the Week deals are organized under the generous umbrella of "Mutants and more!" The soon-to-be-pulled TMNT: Turtles in Time Re-Shelled is available for just $5 / 400 Microsoft Points until July 4. (Note: Ubisoft told us it would be pulled at the end of this month.) That's certainly mutant-themed, so what's next? X-Men Arcade is also 50% off at just $5, so that's another mutant-themed offering. So there's something of a theme here ...

... except the other three games are non-mutant-themed! The excellent Lara Croft and the Guardian of Light is 50% off, dropping the asking price to just $7.50 / 600 Microsoft Points, while both Comic Jumper and Hard Corps: Uprising are 50% off, dropping their sticker prices to $5 / 400 Microsoft points each. While we love those deep discounts, is it too much to ask for a solid theme?

Next week's offerings, while more thematically consistent, aren't nearly as delicious. The highlight for "Heatin' Up Summer" is definitely Torchlight for 33% off, at $10 / 800 Microsoft Points. Less enticing offerings include: Dante's Inferno DLC, a Medal of Honor map pack, and a Red Hot Chili Peppers album for Rock Band.

Mutants and more!!
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles™: Turtles in Time Reshelled (Ubisoft) June 28 – July 4 400 (50% off)
Lara Croft and the Guardian of Light (Square Enix) June 28 – July 4 600 (50% off)
X-men Arcade (Konami) June 28 – July 4 400 (50% off)
Comic Jumper (Microsoft Studios) June 28 – July 4 400 (50% off)
Hard Corps: Uprising (Konami) June 28 – July 4 600 (50% off)
Heatin' Up Summer
Torchlight (Microsoft Studios) July 5 – July 11 800 (33% off)
Dante's Inferno: Dark Forest Pack (Electronic Arts) July 5 – July 11 200 (50% off)
Medal of Honor Hot Zone Pack (Electronic Arts) July 5 – July 11 400 (50% off)
Rock Band Red Hot Chili Peppers Blood Sugar Sex Magik Album (Harmonix) July 5 – July 11 1200 (25% off)

This article was originally published on Joystiq.