XBLA Wednesday: February 27th, 2013

By Mark Delaney, 3 years ago
Just one XBLA game hits the dashboard this week, and everything about it screams 'arcade'. A four-player co-op 8-bit side-scroller from Japan. If this were Twitter, we would hashtag "GoodOldDays". Is this retro-revival something you're interested in?

Phantom Breaker: Battle Grounds
Developer: 5pb.inc
Publisher: 5pb.inc
Price: 800 MSP
A spinoff to the fighting game "Phantom Breaker", "Phantom Breaker: Battle Grounds" is a cooperative action game for up to four players.Cute versions of the series' characters dash around the screen in this action packed title.Defeat enemies to raise your characters' levels and freely assign skills to your liking.Also enjoy head to head fights in the Battleground mode.
Mark Delaney
Written by Mark Delaney
Mark is a lifelong gamer and current Assistant (to the) News Manager on TA. When not playing games, he can be found cheering for a bad football team, playing Batman action figures with his son, or going to concerts with his lover. Days where he does all of those things are his favorite.