RocketBowl

RocketBowl, Shotest Shogi, Shred Nebula

Published On July 27, 2008 | By David Wriglesworth | News

With the release of Geometry Wars 2 on Wednesday, it seems the Xbox Live Arcade is starting to liven up. Today, three new achievement lists for upcoming Xbox Live Arcade titles have been added to Console Monster. First up is RocketBowl.

RocketBowl (or RocketBowl Plus) is yet another PC game which will receive the Xbox Live Arcade game conversion. The game is a cross between bowling and miniature golf in which the player must strike 10 pins with a bowling ball, but in a completely open area rather than an enclosed lane, with the other frames visible on the landscape.The list consists of 12 achievements worth 200 GamerScore and will have players working hard for the full 200. Getting First Place 25 times in a row on Xbox Live games will definitely prove to be a challenge. Here is the list:


First to First – 10 GamerScore
Awarded for achieving 1st place in a Tournament.


300 Club – 25 GamerScore
Awarded for getting 300 points during a game.


Star Power – 15 GamerScore
Awarded for collecting every star on a course.

The rest of the list can be viewed here. Shotest Shogi, a Japanese chess game arriving on the Xbox Live Arcade which will make use of the Xbox Live Vision Camera. More details and screenshots of Shotest Shogi can be found here. The list consists of 12 achievements worth 200 GamerScore which don’t seem too hard to unlock at a glance. Here is the list:


Beginner – 5 GamerScore
Complete all sections of the beginner tutorials.


Intermediate – 10 GamerScore
Complete all sections of the intermediate tutorials.


Advanced – 15 GamerScore
Complete all sections of the advanced tutorials.

The rest of the list can be viewed here. Finally, we have Shred Nebula, developed by CrunchTime Games. The list consists of 12 achievements worth 200 GamerScore which give us a good luck at a lot of the game modes within the game. Here is the list:


Galactic Pilot – 5 GamerScore
Beat Levels 1 and 2 in Arcade Adventure Mode.


Crystal Power – 10 GamerScore
Collect 500 Crystals in Arcade Adventure Mode.


Secret Explorer – 15 GamerScore
Beat 3 secret levels in Arcade Adventure Mode.

The rest of the list can be viewed here. What do you think of the achievement lists and the new Xbox Live Arcade titles? Leave a comment with your thoughts.

About The Author

David Wriglesworth is a Northern lad with a passion for gaming, who graduated from the University of Lincoln with a BA (Hons) Journalism degree. If you can drag him away from the consoles, you can probably find him Tweeting or watching Coronation Street.