Xbox Live Marketplace Content 15/11 [Updated]

Xbox Live Marketplace Content 15/11 [Updated]

Published On November 15, 2006 | By Anthony Barker | News

Time to catch up on today’s activities on the Xbox Live Marketplace. So what’s in-store? Let’s tuck in…

Demos:

Superman Returns – FREE (All Regions)
Inspired by the Warner Bros. Pictures film and 60+ years of DC Comics, Superman Returns: The Videogame is the ultimate open-world adventure. Can you master your superpowers to protect Metropolis from an onslaught of classic villains?

Arcade:

Defender – 400 MS Points (All Regions except Germany, Japan or Korea)
Single Player, Xbox Live Multiplayer 1-2, HD (High Definition). Can you save the planet? Take on the invasion in DEFENDER™ and blast the alien abductors into oblivion to save the world!

Videos & Trailers:

Gears of War – Angry Titan Strategy – 100 MS Points (Canda and the U.S.
Experience BradyGames strategy for Gears of War with Cliff Bleszinski. Do you have what it takes to kill the Corpser?

Superman Returns:

Sizzle Trailer – FREE (Austria, Canada, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, Mexico, New Zealand, Spain, United Kingdom and the U.S.)
Inspired by the Warner Bros. Pictures film and 60+ years of DC Comics, Superman Returns: The Videogame is the ultimate open-world adventure. Can you master your superpowers to protect Metropolis from an onslaught of classic villains?

Video Blog – Game Writers – FREE (Austria, Canada, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, Mexico, New Zealand, Spain, United Kingdom and the U.S. Regions)
Comic legend Marv Wolfman and Gaming Writer Flint Dillie talk about creation of the storyline and bringing Metropolis to life for the first time in this epic adventure. (Game available on November 22nd in North America)

Play Cops and Robbers Trailer (3 Minute Version) – Free (All Regions)
You’re never too old to Play Cops and Robbers. The game just gets more interesting … Xbox 360 style! Watch this promotional spot to see what we mean.

Army of Two Gameplay Trailer – FREE
Not sure how old this but I swear this wasn’t up there yesterday. The video is the same as what can be seen online.

Game Content:

FIFA 07 Pitch Crests – 100 MS Points (All Regions)
Customize your in-game practice arena with a crest from your favorite team!

Need for Speed: Carbon:

1970 Plymouth Hem Cuda – 80 MS Points (All Regions / Japan 21/12)
Unlock the 1970 Plymouth Hemi Cuda for your immediate use in Need for Speed: Carbon. Plymouth definitely got it right with this third generation Barracuda. With a burly 426 cubic-inch hemi, seasoned drivers could push this legendary muscle car to the limit. Let’s see what you can do with it on the road and in the canyons. This car can be achieved without purchase by progressing through Career.

2006 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 – 80 MS Points (All Regions / Japan 21/12)
Unlock the 2006 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 for your immediate use in Need for Speed: Carbon. An absolute blur on the road, the Z06 goes zero to 60 mph in no time. Prior to release, GM claimed the stylish Z06 to be their fastest production vehicle ever built. This sleek machine is powered by a truly unique V8 engine. This car can be achieved without purchase by progressing through Career.

1967 Shelby GT500 – 80 MS Points (All Regions / Japan 21/12)
Unlock the 1967 Shelby GT500 for your immediate use in Need for Speed: Carbon. Featuring one of the most famous names in muscle cars, the classic Shelby GT500. It separates itself from the rest of the herd with a unique front end featuring hood scoops and center-mounted lights. This car can be achieved without purchase by progressing through Career.

Themes:

Superman Returns Man of Steel Theme – 150 MS Points (Austria, Canada, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, Mexico, New Zealand, Spain, United Kingdom and the U.S. Regions)
Download the Man of Steel Theme from Superman Returns:The Videogame

Update: Defender has now gone live on the Xbox Live Arcade

About The Author

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.