The Microsoft X10 Show is a press-only games convention taking place in Los Angeles today. No boring explanation needed really, I'll jump right in with the facts:
• The Halo: Reach
multiplayer beta will kick off on May 3. You will be able to access the beta via the Halo 3: ODST
• Two DLC packs for Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2
will be timed exclusives on the 360, arriving this Spring.
• Dead Rising 2
will release in North America on Aug. 31, Japan on Sept. 2 and Europe on Sept. 3.
• Dead Rising: CASE ZERO
an exclusive download only on Xbox LIVE, will launch prior to the full game and provide a playable prologue that bridges the story between the two titles.
• Alan Wake
will launch May 18 in North America and May 21 in Europe. Players can pre-order the title to receive the Bright Falls Bonus Pack, which includes exclusive content like Avatar gear, an Xbox LIVE theme, and a “making of” featurette
• The previously announced Left 4 Dead 2
DLC pack, The Passing
(Left 4 Dead 2 DLC Revealed
) is scheduled to hit the marketplace "late March" and will be complemented by new DLC for the original Left 4 Dead
. Valve are also launching a digital Left4Dead comic that bridges the gap between the two DLC packs
• The Xbox 360 Final Fantasy XIII
Special Edition Bundle will release starting March 9 for $399, and include a 250GB Hard Drive, two Wireless Controllers, exclusive downloadable content and a Standard Edition copy of the game.
• Toy Soldiers
will kick off the Xbox LIVE Arcade Block Party on March 3, priced at 1200 MSP.
• Perfect Dark
(800 MSP), Scrap Metal
(1200 MSP) and Game Room
will launch this March as a part of the Xbox LIVE Arcade Block Party.
• Tom Clancy’s Splinter Cell Conviction
will release at retailers starting April 13 in North America, April 16 in the United Kingdom, and April 28 in Japan.
• Lost Planet 2
will launch in North America and Europe on May 18. As well as the previously announced Gears of War
characters Dom and Marcus (see here: Capcom Announces Spring Line-Up Release Dates
), the game will also feature a playable character in the form of Resident Evil 5 (Xbox 360)
• Fable III
will be available this holiday season
The above is all from Major Nelson's blog, which you can see for yourself via the external link below.