Another double whammy of Arcade titles this week

Another double whammy of Arcade titles this week

Published On July 23, 2007 | By Chris Taylor | News

Once again we are being treated to two new Arcade titles. This week we get Wing Commander Arena, the first 16 player online arcade game. As well as that we get Super Contra

Wing Commander Arena

Wing Commander Arena will cost 800 points and includes features such as:

  • The first Xbox LIVE Arcade title featuring multiplayer gameplay for up to 16 players over Xbox LIVE
  • Four gameplay modes: Single Player, Multiplayer Team, Free for All, and Duel
  • Players can choose from 18 different ships that can be customized with cloaking devices, mines, energy weapons, missiles and more!
  • Skill-based matchmaking for ranked games
  • Earn up to 12 Achievements and 200 Gamerscore

Super Contra

Super Contra will cost 400 points and includes features such as:

  • Two gameplay modes: single player or two player co-op, either locally on the same Xbox 360 or over Xbox LIVE
  • Players can choose to play with either the original graphics or the enhanced graphics
  • Compete for the weekly and all time high scores on the Leaderboards
  • Earn up to 12 Achievements and 200 Gamerscore

Let us know if you’ll be purchasing either of these 2 titles or what you thought of the free trail, by leaving a comment below.

About The Author

Chris is a Northern lad with a passion for video games. With his opinions on video games and his need to force these onto other people, Chris began writing for Console Monster in 2006. Chris is a bona fide nerd who enjoys any decent game that can keep his interest. Being a keen music fan, in his spare time (what little he has) he likes to go to gigs and spends most time with some music on.