Thursday 22nd and Friday 23rd April 2010

If you’ve been stranded in Europe due to the volcanic ash, then read on for the Xbox Live Marketplace update – which has erupted with new content, just in time for the weekend. Regulars such as new tracks for Lips and Guitar Hero 5 are joined by downloadable content for Battlefield Bad Company 2 and the Lost Planet 2 Multiplayer demo opening up to the public. Here is the full Xbox Live Marketplace update for Thursday 22nd and Friday 23rd April 2010:

Game Content
Lips: “Strangelove”
Price: 160 Microsoft Points
Size: 95 MB
Purchase this Premium Song to add “Strangelove” as performed by Depeche Mode to your Lips library. You’ll get the song’s track, chart, lyrics, and original video. A Lips game disc is required to play this downloadable content. Once your purchase is complete, go to Get Music in the game, and then add this song to your library. Visit lips.com to check out all the songs you can get, song credits, news, and join the Lips community. There are no refunds for this item. For more information, see www.xbox.com/live/accounts.

Lips: “She Works Hard For The Money”
Price: 160 Microsoft Points
Size: 107 MB
Purchase this Premium Song to add “She Works Hard For The Money” as performed by Donna Summer to your Lips library. You’ll get the song’s track, chart, lyrics, and original video. A Lips game disc is required to play this downloadable content. Once your purchase is complete, go to Get Music in the game, and then add this song to your library. Visit lips.com to check out all the songs you can get, song credits, news, and join the Lips community. There are no refunds for this item. For more information, see www.xbox.com/live/accounts.

Lips: “Road To Nowhere”
Price: 160 Microsoft Points
Size: 104 MB
Purchase this Premium Song to add “Road To Nowhere” as performed by Talking Heads to your Lips library. You’ll get the song’s track, chart, lyrics, and original video. A Lips game disc is required to play this downloadable content. Once your purchase is complete, go to Get Music in the game, and then add this song to your library. Visit lips.com to check out all the songs you can get, song credits, news, and join the Lips community. There are no refunds for this item. For more information, see www.xbox.com/live/accounts.

Lips: “Major Tom (Coming Home)”
Price: 160 Microsoft Points
Size: 106 MB
Purchase this Premium Song to add “Major Tom (Coming Home)” as performed by Peter Schilling to your Lips library. You’ll get the song’s track, chart, lyrics, and original video. A Lips game disc is required to play this downloadable content. Once your purchase is complete, go to Get Music in the game, and then add this song to your library. Visit lips.com to check out all the songs you can get, song credits, news, and join the Lips community. There are no refunds for this item. For more information, see www.xbox.com/live/accounts.

Left 4 Dead 2: The Passing
Price: 560 Microsoft Points
Size: 284 MB
Left 4 Dead 2’s “The Passing” brings the original Left 4 Dead Survivors down south for a meeting with the L4D2 cast, while delivering new single-player, multiplayer and co-operative gameplay. There are no refunds for this item. For more information, see www.xbox.com/live/accounts.

Guitar Hero 5: Phoenix Track Pack
Price: 440 Microsoft Points
Size: 86 MB
Downloadable Track Pack featuring “Liztomania”, “1901”, and “Everything Is Everything” by Phoenix. 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 5: “Liztomania” by Phoenix
Price: 160 Microsoft Points
Size: 34 MB
“Liztomania” by Phoenix downloadable single. 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 5: “Everything Is Everything” by Phoenix
Price: 160 Microsoft Points
Size: 27 MB
“Everything Is Everything” by Phoenix downloadable single. 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 5: “1901” by Phoenix
Price: 160 Microsoft Points
Size: 26 MB
“1901” by Phoenix downloadable single. 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.

Battlefield Bad Company 2: SPECACT Assault Upgrade
Price: 160 Microsoft Points
Size: 860 KB
This unique uniform and a camouflaged M16A2 gives players a different visual look on the battlefield in multiplayer matches. The pack also includes 3 new awards and one Achievement. There are no refunds for this item. For more information, see www.xbox.com/live/accounts.

Battlefield Bad Company 2: SPECACT Engineer Upgrade
Price: 160 Microsoft Points
Size: 860 KB
This unique uniform and a camouflaged UMP-45 gives players a different visual look on the battlefield in multiplayer matches. The pack also includes 3 new awards and one Achievement. There are no refunds for this item. For more information, see www.xbox.com/live/accounts.

Game Demos
LOST PLANET 2 Multiplayer Demo
Price: Free
Size: 537 MB
LOST PLANET returns with the long-awaited sequel to the 2 million-plus selling action shooter! LOST PLANET 2’s all-new co-op feature allows up to 4 players to team up in Campaign Mode, forming new tactics and strategies to tackle situations that would be impossible alone. In this multiplayer demo, you and 15 other players battle it out on an all-new map, Turbulent Jungle. Choose from one of two modes popularized in the original LOST PLANET: Elimination or Post Grab. All the new VSs, weapons, and support items from the Campaign mode are also available in multiplayer. Grab your weapon of choice, plan out your attack, and get into the heat of battle with players from all over the world!

Game Video & Trailers
Red Dead Redemption: Gameplay Series: Life in the West Part II
Price: Free
Size: 143 MB
While the first chapter of Life in the West merely touched on some of the dangers of frontier life in the world of Red Dead Redemption, Life in the West: Part II contains more depth and detail on the atmosphere of revolutionary turmoil and social unrest that was prevalent during the time period, with gangs overrunning decrepit towns and roadside bandits a constant threat. (Not Rated)

Red Dead Redemption: Gameplay Series: Multiplayer Free Roam
Price: Free
Size: 127 MB
Xbox LIVE Gold or Silver members who download the Multiplayer Freeroam trailer on Xbox LIVE Marketplace between April 26th, 2010, 12:01 AM GMT (Greenwich Mean Time) and May 10th 2010, 11:59 PM GMT, will receive (a) (1) 400 Microsoft Points Token and (b) (1) Theme Token to download an exclusive Rockstar Theme. For complete rules, go to http://www.xbox.com/en-GB/RDRgiveaway. Offer provided by: Microsoft Corporation, One Microsoft Way, Redmond, Washington, 98052.

Dead Rising 2 Story Trailer
Price: Free
Size: 73 MB
Chuck Greene has come to Fortune City to participate in the incredibly popular Terror is Reality TV game show. He isn’t looking for fame or fortune; he’s just trying to scrape by and take care of his daughter Katey. Chuck is blamed for a sudden zombie outbreak that cripples Fortune City. Can he find out what’s really going as he and his daughter try to escape from this nightmare? (Not Rated)

NIER® Trailer (HD)
Price: Free
Size: 141 MB
NIER is a new Action RPG title from SQUARE ENIX where nothing is as it seems. In this crumbling world plagued by disease and monsters, you assume the role of a powerful warrior named “Nier”, who is reluctantly drawn on a quest to find the cure for his daughter Yonah when she contracts the “Black Scrawl”. With NIER, experience seamless in-battle cinematics and explore hauntingly familiar lands, intense action-packed battles, and storytelling like only SQUARE ENIX can do. (Not Rated)

Halo: Reach – Carnàge Carnivàle (HD)
Price: Free
Size: 390 MB
The Halo: Reach Multiplayer Beta festivities kick off on May 3rd, but before you gear up and load out, go backstage with Bungie to feast your eyes on the terrifying new weapons, amazing new Armor Abilities, and all the spectacular feats of sweet Halo carnage that await you. (Not Rated)

David Wriglesworth

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.

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