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Moon Diver will become available on Xbox Live Arcade on May 4 for 1200 MSP ($15). The four-player "Strider for the 21st century" hit the PSN last month, and was shortly followed by some DLC packs. Be sure to give the trial a go before purchase. Just sayin'. %Gallery-117024%

April 21st 2011 at 11:18am 0 Comments
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The first DLC pack for Moon Diver arrived this Tuesday along with the PSN update. The 99-cent "Silence" pack added a new playable character and a score attack mode to the Strider-esque side-scroller. Two additional DLC items were announced today, one coming next week and the other currently witho...

April 14th 2011 at 4:00pm 0 Comments
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Do you remember Strider? I'm not asking if you have a vague awareness of it or even if you've played it -- do you remember the excitement of its arrival on the Sega Genesis? It was the first game to shove eight megabits of memory into a single console cartridge, a fact loudly proclaimed by an emb...

April 6th 2011 at 4:00pm 0 Comments
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You might remember Moon Diver under its previous title Necromachina, or the title before that, Moon Diver. Or you might just remember it as "that game that looks like a four-player Strider." That's no coincidence, by the way -- it's actually designed by Koichi Yotsui, who was one of the leads on...

March 8th 2011 at 10:00pm 0 Comments
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Good news, fans of lunar aquatic sports! The North American version of Square Enix's downloadable, Strider-esque action game, Necromachina, has reverted back to its original Japanese title, Moon Diver. A recent announcement on the Square Enix Facebook page not only revealed the game's titular revis...

January 6th 2011 at 5:00pm 0 Comments
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We don't think Square Enix appreciates the genuine toil that goes into producing a high-quality photoshop. That one we made yesterday, of the guy diving into the moon? It will never be relevant for anything ever again. The publisher recently announced that the Feelplus-developed, side-scrolling act...

June 10th 2010 at 10:25am 0 Comments
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Andriasang reports that Square Enix has pulled back the curtain obscuring the identity of its next project: a 2D action game called Moon Diver, coming this year to the Japanese Xbox Live Arcade. The title, which will be developed by Lost Odyssey and Ninety-Nine Nights 2 creator feelplus, pits four-...

June 9th 2010 at 3:00pm 0 Comments