Monday 7th June - Wednesday 9th June 2010

Monday 7th June – Wednesday 9th June 2010

Published On June 9, 2010 | By David Wriglesworth | News

The gaming dry spell seems to be coming to an end with a vast amount of new content releasing on the Xbox Live Marketplace this week. Not only is today’s new Xbox Live Arcade release a corker (in the form of Earthworm Jim HD), but there’s also new content for Skate 3, Forza Motorsport 3, DJ Hero and more. Here is the full Xbox Live Marketplace update for Monday 7th – Wednesday 9th June 2010:

Games on Demand
Red Faction: Guerrilla
Price: £14.99
Size: 6 GB
This game supports English and French. Download the manual for this game by locating the game on http://marketplace.xbox.com and selecting “See Game Manual”. Lured by the rich veins of Martian ore, miner Alec Mason arrives on Mars hungry for a new life. But the promise of a brighter future for Mason quickly fades. The Earth Defense Force, once protectors of Martian colonists, have adopted heavy-handed checkpoints and omnipresent armed patrols. As violence escalates, an underground resistance known as the Red Faction is swiftly gathering strength to combat the EDF. Mason’s quest for a new life has become a battle for survival, and the fate of the planet now rests with him and the Red Faction. There are no refunds for this item. For more information, see www.xbox.com/live/accounts.

NFS Undercover
Price: £14.99
Size: 5 GB
This game supports English. Download the manual for this game by locating the game on http://marketplace.xbox.com and selecting “See Game Manual”. You never thought it would turn out like this: an all-out chase where you’re the hunted – and the hunter! Get behind the wheel and risk everything to infiltrate a ruthless international crime syndicate. It will take all of your experience – and every ounce of skill – to outrun the law, take down the enemy and unlock the truth that puts an end to this chase once and for all. There are no refunds for this item. For more information, see www.xbox.com/live/accounts.

Xbox Live Arcade
Earthworm Jim HD
Price: 800 Microsoft Points
Size: N/A

Game Demos
LEGO Harry Potter Demo
Price: Free (Gold Exclusive)
Size: 665 MB
Download the demo.

Game Content
Forza Motorsport 3: The Summer Velocity Car Pack
Price: 400 Microsoft Points
Size: 103 MB
Car Pack 06. Collect, race, and customize new cars. This pack contains ten cars: 2010 Lotus Evora Type 124 Endurance Racecar, 2010 Mercedes-Benz SLK 55 AMG, 2010 BMW Motorsport X6M, 2010 Morgan Aero SuperSports, 2009 Chrysler Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT8, 2010 Bertone Mantide, 2010 Mazda Mazdaspeed 3, 2010 Ford Fusion Sport, 2010 Subaru Legacy B4 2.5GT, 2010 Peugeot 308 RCZ . In-game credits required to purchase these cars in Season Play. There are no refunds for this item. For more information, see www.xbox.com/live/accounts.

Forza Motorsport 3: The Summer Velocity Car Sample
Price: Free
Size: 103 MB
Car Pack 06 – Sample. This sample contains one car from The Summer Velocity Car Pack: the 2010 Peugeot 308 RCZ. In-game credits required to purchase this car in Season Play. The complete Summer Velocity Car Pack contains ten cars, including: the 2010 Lotus Evora Type 124 Endurance Racecar, 2010 Mercedes-Benz SLK 55 AMG, and 2010 BMW Motorsport X6M. The complete Summer Velocity Car Pack is available for purchase.

Skate 3: Maloof Money Cup 2010 NYC Pack
Price: 400 Microsoft Points
Size: 65 MB
Compete in one of skateboarding’s biggest annual contests. For the first time ever, the Maloof Money Cup travels east to New York where you’ll skate the course and battle with some of skating’s heaviest hitters in fierce competition for the ultimate purse. There are no refunds for this item. For more information, see www.xbox.com/live/accounts.

DJ Hero: Free DJ Hero 2 Mix!
Price: Free (Gold Exclusive)
Size: 12 MB
DJ Hero™ is giving you a taste of the never before heard mixes that will be released with DJ Hero™ 2 this October! For a limited time only, download “Just Dance” by Lady Gaga vs. “Ghosts ‘n’ Stuff” by Deadmau5. This one is on us! But you gotta get it by June 7th and then it’s gone until DJ Hero™ 2 releases this Fall. For all song credits please visit www.djhero.com.

Super Street Fighter IV: Super Challengers Pack 2
Price: 320 Microsoft Points
Size: 124 KB
Download the fourth pack of alternate costumes for Super Street Fighter IV! New costumes for Juri, Ibuki, Cody, Adon and T.Hawk are included! Create a new legend with these new costumes! Only available for use with SUPER STREET FIGHTER IV. There are no refunds for this item. For more information, see www.xbox.com/live/accounts.

PES 2010: 06/2010 Downloadable Updates
Price: Free
Size: 84 MB
Our exciting new update due in 05/2010 features the following additions! (To implement this new update, you would need to have installed the previous Title Update.) * Updated Squad data (Please note that they may not be 100% accurate) . * Updated Strips (For National Teams) For more details, please visit our website on: http://www.konami.jp/we/online/

Rock Band: Deftones Pack 01
Price: 440 Microsoft Points
Size: 109 MB
Build your Rock Band library by purchasing this song game track pack: Deftones Pack 01. This pack includes “Cherry Waves,” “Hole in the Earth,” and “Minerva” by Deftones. PLEASE NOTE: Rock Band game disc is required to play song game tracks. This song game track pack includes three song game tracks at a discounted rate over individual purchases. Many Rock Band songs are available as both a multipack and as a single game track. These songs are exactly the same (unless expressly noted as a special version or remix). Be aware that it is possible to download the same song twice so please carefully consider your purchases. For song credits, visit www.RockBand.com. There are no refunds for this item. For more information, see www.xbox.com/live/accounts.

Gamer Pictures & Themes
Way Of The Samurai 3 Background Model – Premium Theme
Price: 240 Microsoft Points
Size: 5 MB
Download this theme. There are no refunds for this item. For more information, see www.xbox.com/live/accounts.

Way of the Samurai 3 Character Model Premium Theme – Theme
Price: 240 Microsoft Points
Size: 7 MB
Download this premium theme based on the characters of Way of the Samurai 3 There are no refunds for this item. For more information, see www.xbox.com/live/accounts.

Game Videos & Trailers
Crackdown 2: Animated Series – Episode #3 – Trailer (HD)
Price: Free
Size: 146 MB
‘Public Service Announcement’ is the third in a five-part animated miniseries that chronicles the 10 years that transpired between Crackdown and Crackdown 2. Originally debuted June 7, 2010.

Crackdown 2: Animated Series – Episode #3 (HD)
Price: Free
Size: 142 MB
‘Public Service Announcement’ is the third in a five-part animated miniseries that chronicles the 10 years that transpired between Crackdown and Crackdown 2. Originally debuted June 7, 2010. (Not Rated)

Naughty Bear: Sleep tight, Nibbles bear. – Trailer (HD)
Price: Free
Size: 52 MB
Even in the land of nod, Naughty Bears spring a surpise on Nibbles and his Friends. (Not Rated)

Naughty Bear: Sweet dreams, Pudding bear Trailer (HD)
Price: Free
Size: 51 MB
After a hard days play in Perfection island, Pudding settles down for sweet dreams – or so he thinks! (Not Rated)

Puzzle Quest 2 – Trailer (HD)
Price: Free
Size: 52 MB
Download this trailer. (Not Rated)

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.