This Week in Xbox LIVE Releases: Darksiders II, Sleeping Dogs, & Dust
This week you can play as Death and continue his tale in a game that runs side by side to the events of Darksiders in Darksider II. Once again it is another week in the Summer of Arcade with the Xbox LIVE Arcade game that comes out on the 15th, Dust: An Elysian Tail.
Darksiders II Release Date: August 14
Awakened by the End of Days, Death, the most feared of the legendary Four Horsemen embarks on a quest to redeem his brother’s name. Become the terrifying force which everything fears but nothing can escape.
Sleeping Dogs Release Date: August 14
Welcome to Hong Kong, a vibrant city whose exotic locations hide one of the most powerful and dangerous criminal organizations in the world: the Triads.You play Wei Shen, an undercover cop trying to take down the Triads from the inside. You’ll have to prove yourself worthy as you fight your way up the organization, taking part in brutal criminal activities without blowing your cover. In time, you will risk everything as the lines between truth, loyalty and justice become permanently blurred.
XBLA (Xbox LIVE Arcade)
Dust: An Elysian Tail Release Date: August 15
Immerse yourself in a gorgeous hand-painted world on a search for your true identity. As the mysterious warrior, Dust, you must master the ancient Blade of Ahrah to battle dozens of enemies with an intuitive combat system, take on a variety of quests, discover powerful upgrades throughout the massive, open world, and uncover the story of an ancient civilization on the brink of extinction as you fight to uncover your own past.
Price: 1200 Microsoft Points ($15)