Arcade: Something Old Something New

Arcade: Something Old Something New

Published On April 16, 2007 | By Luke De'ath | News

This weeks arcade game(s) are Gyruss and 3D Ultra Mini Golf Adventures, which you’ll be able to download from Wednesday 18th ’07.

3D Ultra Mini Golf Adventures

The people that bought you ’Assault Heroes (Wanako Games) bring you a ’green’ experience with their upcoming arcade title – 3D Ultra Mini Golf Adventures. For the creative gamer, Mini Golf comes with a customizable editor, that’ll let you show off your creative side, objects range from Trees, Corners, Ramps, Straights, and so on.

There will be three major courses in the theme’s of: Classic Carnival, Old West and Outer Space. You’ll also be able to take your Golfing experience online with up to four players, competing in competitions to show who’s the king of the golf course.

Gamers will also be able to gain 200GS from 12 achievements and with 36 challenging holes, we’re sure this is going to be worth 800MS Points.

We’ve also updated our Media Section with brand-new screenshots, check ’em out.

You can download 3D Ultra Mini Golf Adventures from Wednesday 18th, 9:00am GMT.

Gyruss

Konami have re-made an old classic, in Gyruss you’ll command a space ship, which will have to make the almost impossible journey from Neptune to Earth. The elements stand against you from GIANT asteroids to crazy space aliens, you’re going to be in for one hell of a night, but we wont send you on this journey without the proper support, you’ll be able to upgrade your space ship, to make your trip that little bit more easier.

Gyruss will also feature an Xbox Live Leaderboard, so you can be the envy of all your friends when you reach first place. Multiplayer will include split-screen, versus, and cooperative game modes. You’ll have to clear all 23 levels, and earn up to 12 achievements to boost your gamerscore. Gyruss will set you back a mere 400MS Points.

You can download Gyruss from Wednesday 18th, 9am GMT.

Overview

So in case your brain has been overloaded with joy at this explosive news, here is a recap.

You’ll be able to download 2 (yes, count them 1…2..) arcade games this Wednesday 18th from 9am GMT.

Don’t forget you can also download FREE trails of both these titles with Microsoft’s Try before you Buy. So let us know are you going to download both these titles? leave us a comment below.

You can also help us by buying your Microsoft Points from Play.com.

2100 MS Points

About The Author

Bristol based Luke is a keen gamer who enjoys a good FPS or Stealth title. His Favourite game is Metal Gear Solid. Luke also loves FIFA and is a season ticket holder for Bristol Rovers FC