Thursday 8th January 2009

Thursday 8th January 2009

Published On January 8, 2009 | By David Wriglesworth | News

The first demo of 2009 has skated onto the Xbox Live Marketplace today, weighing in at 2 GB. There’s also content for Tom Clancy’s EndWar and Guitar Hero: World Tour as well as a behind-the-scenes look at the team behind Fable 2 ahead of the new download content released later this month. Here is the full Xbox Live Marketplace Update for Thursday 8th January 2009:

Skate 2 Demo
Price: Free (Exclusive Gold Offer)
Availability: All Xbox Live Regions
Size: 2 GB
Description: Download the demo and hone your skills before Skate 2 hits stores as you rip around Slappy’s, move objects to create spots, and take on new set of challenges. Also compete against up to 4 of your friends in an all out break your bones Hall of Meat challenge. Skate 2 will be in stores worldwide on January 23.

Tom Clancy’s EndWar: Faction Elite Pack
Price: 300 Microsoft Points
Availability: All Xbox Live Regions
Size: 108 KB
Description: Unlock the 3 most elite battalions and some of the most advanced unit upgrades of Tom Clancy’s EndWar™. Exclusive battalions include the legendary JSF 15th Special Operations, Spetsnaz Alpha Brigade, and Enforcer Corps Battlegroup 1. This download also grants immediate access to 6 exclusive unit upgrades (2 per faction). There are no refunds for this item. For more information, see www.xbox.com/live/accounts.

Guitar Hero World Tour: Country Track Pack
Price: 440 Microsoft Points
Availability: All Xbox Live Regions
Size: 116 MB
Description: Downloadable Track Pack for Guitar Hero World Tour featuring “Me and My Gang” by Rascal Flatts, “Hillbilly Deluxe” by Brooks & Dunn, and “Ticks” by Brad Paisley. Please Note: Many songs are available both as singles and as part of a Track Pack, so please carefully consider your purchases before downloading. For all song credits please visit www.guitarhero.com. There are no refunds for this item. For more information, see www.xbox.com/live/accounts.

Guitar Hero World Tour: “Me and My Gang” by Rascal Flatts
Price: 160 Microsoft Points
Availability: All Xbox Live Regions
Size: 36 MB
Description: “Me and My Gang” by Rascal Flatts downloadable single for Guitar Hero World Tour. Please Note: Many songs are available both as singles and as part of a Track Pack, so please carefully consider your purchases before downloading. For all song credits please visit www.guitarhero.com There are no refunds for this item. For more information, see www.xbox.com/live/accounts.

Guitar Hero World Tour: “Hillbilly Deluxe” by Brooks & Dunn
Price: 160 Microsoft Points
Availability: All Xbox Live Regions
Size: 42 MB
Description: “Hillbilly Deluxe” by Brooks & Dunn downloadable single for Guitar Hero World Tour. Please Note: Many songs are available both as singles and as part of a Track Pack, so please carefully consider your purchases before downloading. For all song credits please visit www.guitarhero.com There are no refunds for this item. For more information, see www.xbox.com/live/accounts.

Guitar Hero World Tour: “Ticks” by Brad Paisley
Price: 160 Microsoft Points
Availability: All Xbox Live Regions
Size: 40 MB
Description: “Ticks” by Brad Paisley downloadable single for Guitar Hero World Tour. Please Note: Many songs are available both as singles and as part of a Track Pack, so please carefully consider your purchases before downloading. For all song credits please visit www.guitarhero.com There are no refunds for this item. For more information, see www.xbox.com/live/accounts.

Fable II: Lionhead Video Diary Episode 8 Video HD
Price: Free
Availability: All Xbox Live Regions
Size: 280 MB
Description: This is the eighth in a series of behind-the-scenes video diaries for Fable II. The episodes provide a look behind the scenes of the long-awaited sequel to the 2004 Xbox® exclusive best-seller “Fable®.” This episode chronicles moments in the finaling process of Fable II and offers a a sneak peek of Knothole Island.

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.