Tuesday XBL Content Roundup: November 12th, 2013

By Rebecca Smith, 2 years ago
Today has a distinct DLC feel with new content for a total of seven retail titles. BioShock Infinite and GRID 2 add extra achievements to their list -- look for a review of DLC for the former title soon! None of the games have region exclusive DLC. We also have two Games on Demand, one of which is region exclusive.

Retail DLC with Achievements

BioShock Infinite
• "Burial at Sea - Episode 1"
Achievements: 10 for an additional 250G
Price: US$14.99 / £11.99 / €14.99 / AU$19.95 / ¥1500
If you own the BioShock Infinite Season Pass, DO NOT purchase this content here as you will be charged again. BioShock Infinite required; sold separately. Xbox LIVE free membership required. Come back to Rapture in a story that brings Booker and Elizabeth to the underwater city on the eve of its fall from grace. Developed by Irrational Games, the studio behind the original BioShock and BioShock Infinite, this DLC features Rapture as you’ve never seen it before—a shining jewel at the bottom of the ocean, built almost entirely from scratch in the BioShock Infinite engine. The combat experience has been rebalanced and reworked with a greater emphasis on stealth and resource management to give the player a combat experience that merges the best parts of BioShock and BioShock Infinite. It includes a new weapon, an old favorite weapon from the original BioShock as well as the return of the weapon wheel, a new Plasmid, new Gear and Tears.

• "All-In Pack"
Achievements: Bundle contains three DLC packs that together add 10 additional achievements for a total of 250G
Price: US$34.99 / £27.99 / €34.99 / AU$44.95 / ¥3500
Download the All-In Pack to receive all available car and track content packs for GRID 2 at a huge discount. Includes the Bathurst Pack, Spa-Francorchamps Pack, McLaren Racing Pack, IndyCar Pack, GTR Racing Pack, Headstart Pack, Super Modified Pack, Drift Pack, Classic GRID Pack and Peak Performance Pack and features two new circuits, 10 new routes, over 25 new cars and more!• "Bathurst Track Pack"
Achievements: 4 for an additional 100G
Price: US$9.99 / £6.75 / €9.49 / AU$9.95 / ¥1000
Download the Bathurst Track Pack to receive two routes to race at Australia's famous Mount Panorama, Motor Racing Circuit Bathurst. You’ll also receive two cars packing raw power under the hood - the Nissan Skyline GT-R Group A (R32) and Ford Sierra RS500 - and the stunning Ford Racing Ute.• "Classic GRID Pack"
Achievements: 2 for an additional 50G
Price: US$2.49 / £1.99 / €2.49 / AU$3.35 / ¥250
Download the Classic GRID Pack and receive two legendary cars that made their mark in the original GRID updated to race in GRID 2. Includes the Koenigsegg CCGT and the Pagani Zonda Revolución, the 2013 version of GRID’s Pagani Zonda R.Retail DLC without Achievements

Armored Core: Verdict Day only
• "CPU Voice Complete Set 1" – US$6.99 / £4.69 / €6.69 / AU$6.95
Contains CPU voices styled after 4 characters from the story missions. All voices from CPU Voice 1-4 are included. *Caution* - Labeled as CPU Voice Type 6 to 13 in-game. - Compatibility pack is required.• "CPU Voice 4" – US$1.99 / £1.29 / €1.89 / AU$1.99

• "Pilot Complete Set 2" – US$4.99 / £3.39 / €4.79 / AU$4.95
Customize the look of your pilot with all sets 5-10. Pilot ejects from your AC when destroyed in online team battles. *Caution* - If the player owning the data leaves the team, that team can no longer set these pilot models. - Compatibility pack is required.• "Pilot 9" – US$1.00 / £0.65 / €0.95 / AU$1.00
• "Pilot 10" – US$1.00 / £0.65 / €0.95 / AU$1.00

Batman: Arkham Origins
• "New Millennium Skins Pack" – US$4.99 / £3.39 / €4.79 / AU$4.95
If you own the Batman™: Arkham Origins Season Pass, DO NOT purchase this content here as you will be charged again. Customize Batman™ and Robin with these exclusive skins! Included are: - Red Son Batman™ - Blackest Night Batman™ - New 52 Graphic Batman™ - Batman™: Noel - 1st Appearance Batman™ - One Year Later Robin The Batman™ Skins can be used in the story campaign upon completion of the main story, in the challenge maps, and online. The Robin Skin can only be used online.Dead or Alive 5 Ultimate (Some DLC was previously released in Japan on September 10th)
• "Pop Idol Costume Set" – US$14.99 / £11.99 / €14.99 / AU$14.95 / ¥1500
Can't decide which DOA Pop Idol team is your favorite? Now you can get all 12 sweet, spunky, and seductive costumes in one set! Includes costumes for: Kasumi, Ayane, Hitomi, Leifang, Kokoro, Mila, Momiji, Rachel, Christie, Lisa, Tina, and Helena. Note: These costumes were originally distributed as a preorder bonus. Please confirm that you do not own them before purchasing.• "Pop Idols - Team A" – US$6.99 / £5.49 / €6.99 / AU$6.95
This 6-member girl group delivers the fan service in these crowd-pleasing, seductive outfits! This pack includes costumes for: Momiji, Rachel, Christie, Lisa, Tina, and Helena.• "Pop Idols - Team D" – US$2.99 / £2.39 / €2.99 / AU$2.95 / ¥300
Kasumi and Ayane put aside their sibling rivalry and team up to bring you this sweet and sexy pop idol duo! Note: These costumes were originally distributed as a preorder bonus. Please confirm that you do not own them before purchasing.• "Pop Idols - Team O" – US$4.99 / £3.99 / €4.99 / AU$4.95
These 4 talented fighters-turned-pop stars show they've got as many moves on stage as they do in the fight! This pack includes costumes for: Hitomi, Leifang, Kokoro, and Mila.• "Pop Idol Ayane" – US$1.99 / £1.59 / €1.99 / AU$1.99 / ¥200
• "Pop Idol Christie" – US$1.99 / £1.59 / €1.99 / AU$1.99
• "Pop Idol Helena" – US$1.99 / £1.59 / €1.99 / AU$1.99
• "Pop Idol Hitomi" – US$1.99 / £1.59 / €1.99 / AU$1.99
• "Pop Idol Kasumi" – US$1.99 / £1.59 / €1.99 / AU$1.99 / ¥200
• "Pop Idol Kokoro" – US$1.99 / £1.59 / €1.99 / AU$1.99
• "Pop Idol Leifang" – US$1.99 / £1.59 / €1.99 / AU$1.99
• "Pop Idol Lisa" – US$1.99 / £1.59 / €1.99 / AU$1.99
• "Pop Idol Mila" – US$1.99 / £1.59 / €1.99 / AU$1.99
• "Pop Idol Momiji" – US$1.99 / £1.59 / €1.99 / AU$1.99
• "Pop Idol Rachel" – US$1.99 / £1.59 / €1.99 / AU$1.99
• "Pop Idol Tina" – US$1.99 / £1.59 / €1.99 / AU$1.99

Rocksmith 2014 Edition (Xbox 360)
• "Alice in Chains Song Pack" – US$11.99 / £9.59 / €11.99 / AU$15.95 / ¥1440
Play "Man in the Box", "Would?", "Hollow", "Them Bones" and "Check My Brain" by Alice in Chains on any electric guitar. Each song includes a new Authentic Tone accessed in AMP mode. NOTE: Rocksmith™ game disc is required for play. Music credits available at www.rocksmith.com. Music downloads not rated by PEGI.• "Alice in Chains - Check My Brain" – US$2.99 / £2.39 / €2.99 / AU$3.95 / ¥360
• "Alice in Chains - Hollow" – US$2.99 / £2.39 / €2.99 / AU$3.95 / ¥360
• "Alice in Chains - Man in the Box" – US$2.99 / £2.39 / €2.99 / AU$3.95 / ¥360
• "Alice in Chains - Them Bones" – US$2.99 / £2.39 / €2.99 / AU$3.95 / ¥360
• "Alice in Chains - Would?" – US$2.99 / £2.39 / €2.99 / AU$3.95 / ¥360

WWE 2K14
• "The Giant" – FREE
Before he was the Big Show, he was the muscle behind the “nWo”! Download to play as The Giant’s “nWo” character!• "n.W.o Pack" – US$8.99 / £7.19 / €8.99 / AU$11.95
If you own the WWE 2K14 Season Pass, DO NOT purchase this content here as you will be charged again. WWE 2K14 required; sold separately. Xbox LIVE free membership required. The following message has been paid for by the nWo. Everybody knows that when you’re nWo, you're nWo 4 life! Download this pack to play as the New World Order! Includes Scott Steiner, Curt Hennig, and Syxx, along with nWo characters for Scott Hall, Kevin Nash, and “Macho Man” Randy Savage. Note: This item is included in the Season Pass premium content purchase.

Games on Demand

Cartoon Network: Punch Time Explosion XL (North America only)
Size: 3.10 GB
Price: US$19.99
The Games on Demand version supports English. Finally, all your favorite Cartoon Network characters in one epic brawler! This amazing game packs a massive punch of XL excitement! Join your favorite characters in the battle of a lifetime, in a game that will blow your mind.Pro Evolution Soccer 2014
Size: 5.20 GB
Price: US$59.99 / £49.99 / €49.99 / AU$99.95
The Games on Demand version supports English and French. Delivering unbelievable realism, PES 2014 sets a new benchmark in soccer games. The ball is the focus, offering new levels of control and fundamentally changing play. Konami's celebrated Fox Engine offers stunning detail and combined with a new soccer system offers improvements at every level. Other key features include the M.A.S.S physics engine, which makes every tussle unique and true-to-life, plus new animation tech and emotion mapping of players, teams and fans.
Rebecca Smith
Written by Rebecca Smith
Rebecca is the Newshound Manager at TrueGaming Network. She has been contributing articles since 2010, especially those that involve intimidatingly long lists. When not writing news, she works in an independent game shop so that she can spend all day talking about games too. She'll occasionally go outside.