This Week’s Xbox LIVE Releases: Steel Battalion: Heavy Armor, Lego Batman 2
There are some mysteries of The Universe that defy logic and imagination as we humans know it. Some would think “Are we alone?”, qualifies as the biggest of these mysteries but I’ve got an even more interesting one. How do you take a game that required two joysticks, three foot pedals, and countless status lights, into a Kinect game? I suppose we’ll find out soon.
On Xbox 360
Lego Batman 2: DC Super Heroes Releasing June 19,
Legends Unite! The Dynamic Duo of Batman and Robin join other famous super heroes from the DC Universe including Superman, Wonder Woman and Green Lantern to save Gotham City from destruction at the hands of the notorious villains Lex Luthor and the Joker. Collect 50 DC Comics characters, flex your new super abilities, and master new suits and gadgets. Players can also explore Gotham City and unlock a variety of cool vehicles.
Xbox 360 + Kinect
Brave: The Video Game Releasing June 19,
In Disney•Pixar Brave: The Video Game, challenge destiny and change your fate! Play as Merida, a Will ‘o the Wisp and other popular characters from new Disney•Pixar film, as you run, jump and battle your way through the rugged landscape of mythical Scotland. With your wits and bravery, face off against fierce enemies to end a magical curse and save the kingdom! * Play as Merida Single-Player or Coop with a Will ‘O The Wisp * Compete with archery mini-games using Kinect™ for Xbox 360®
Steel Battalion: Heavy Armor Releasing June 19,
This all-new game revives the fan-favorite Steel Battalion series! Microsoft has joined forces with Capcom and From Software to bring you this groundbreaking collaborative project to the Xbox 360. Manhattan, 2082. In a world where computers and almost all modern technology has been lost, the greatest nations of the world continue to battle for hegemony. The American army lands in New York to begin it’s first big offensive of a long ground war. Soldiers fire from the trenches as scorched bunkers belch black smoke. As comrades continually fall to the unrelenting crossfire of bullets, the Vertical Tanks make their laborious advance… Experience the battlefield as never before with Kinect! This is what gamers have been waiting for!
Xbox LIVE Arcade
Magic: The Gathering – Duels of the Planeswalkers 2013 Releasing June 20,
Now don’t forget to head back here after you’ve given Steel Battalion: Heavy Armor a try, we would love to know how those controls translated to a button less motion controller.