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For the low, low price of 250 MS Points you can get your hands on eight new vehicles and six new arenas for the Xbox Live Arcade title Novadrome. Not only can you take this online in the multiplayer mode, but they are featured in a new Career mode as well. So, while the game didn't receive the best...

March 30th 2007 at 5:30pm 0 Comments
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There are two ways to make a trial version of a game. The first way is to give players a healthy chunk of gameplay that gives a sense of the fun and variety that a game has to offer. The idea here is to get a player genuinely excited to own the game. Some good examples of this are the Prey and Lost...

December 20th 2006 at 11:45am 0 Comments
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This week's arcade release, Novadrome, is now available on Xbox Live Arcade. We mentioned yesterday that we were very excited at the chance to bring the pain in some car combat on Arcade, and today is no different. We're downloading it now and we'll give you our impressions as soon as possible. Oh,...

December 20th 2006 at 9:00am 0 Comments
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Oh, praise be to the man who first welded a cannon to the bonnet of his otherwise unimpressive vehicle. This week's Xbox Live Arcade release is none other than Novadrome, a game that straps combat onto a four-wheeled monstrosity and rams it into a concrete barrier. As twisted chunks of black metal r...

December 19th 2006 at 2:55pm 0 Comments
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Update: Reader, DJ Dunk, has unearthed 8 screenshots of Novadrome. Check them out here.We love it when rumors pan out (it makes us look so cool). Last week's rumor that Novadrome was this week's Arcade release have come to fruition. A car combat game from the makers of Carmageddon, Novadrome could b...

December 19th 2006 at 2:00pm 0 Comments
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A batch of review scores cropped from the most recent Official Xbox Magazine have raised an interesting question. Among the reviews are several scores for recently released Xbox Live Arcade titles, including RoboBlitz, Defender, etc. However, there is one score there that does not belong, Stainless...

December 8th 2006 at 1:30pm 0 Comments
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Alongside the press release for Contra hitting XBLA, Microsoft sent another press release outlining a slew of Atari classics heading to Live Arcade next year. The six Atari games to be released are: Centipede/Millipede Battlezone Asteroids/Asteroids Deluxe Missile Command Tempes...

November 6th 2006 at 4:30pm 0 Comments