Arcade: Marathon: Durandal & Spyglass Board Games

Arcade: Marathon: Durandal & Spyglass Board Games

Published On August 1, 2007 | By Anthony Barker | News

Arcade Wednesdays are upon us once again and this week we have another double barrel of Arcade fun landing on our 360’s HDD. This week we have Marathon: Durandal and Spyglass Board Games both are available now to download and for more details keep on reading.

Marathon: Durandal – 800 MS Points
Marathon features classic gameplay and shiny new enhanced high-definition graphics! Feeling tough? Take on the universe alone in Single-Player mode. Feeling friendly? Team up with others to fight the Pfhor in Cooperative mode. Spoiling for a fight? Challenge the world to Deathmatch, King of the Hill, Tag, or the ever-popular Kill the Man with the Ball!

Spyglass Board Games – 400 MS Points
The full version of Spyglass features a fun new take on classic board games, like Chess, Checkers, Mancala, and Reversi. Play with a friend on Xbox LIVE, or play against the computer. Use the Xbox Live Vision camera to personalize the game board, playing pieces, and video effects. Each game has custom pieces to choose from, such as a rook made of stone or a furry checkers piece. And you can customize the look with textures like marble, silver, and gel. Make each game your very own!

Let us know your impressions on these two titles if you picked them up by leaving a comment below.

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Anthony is the designer, developer and owner of Console Monster. In his spare time, Anthony is a keen gamer who enjoys playing mostly First-Person Shooters and Racing games. When he is not developing games or tweaking this site, Anthony likes to be on the slopes snowboarding or hurtling down off-road tracks on his mountain bike.