XBLA Wednesday: August 18th, 2010

By ButterflyEdge, 6 years ago
It's the last week of the Summer of Arcade, with:

Lara Croft and the Guardian of the Light - 1200 MSP
Lara Croft and the Guardian of Light is the first ever co-op multiplayer action/adventure game featuring Lara Croft. This brand new adventure combines the hallmarks of the Tomb Raider franchise, including exploration and discovery, platforming, and puzzle solving combined with character progression, fun fast-paced combat, and elements of human cooperation and competition.

New Lara Croft adventure: Guardian of Light is the first downloadable only title from Crystal Dynamics, and the first downloadable only Lara Croft game.
Classic gameplay: Enjoy a classic formula of puzzles, combat, exploration, and breathtaking visuals put through the lens of an isometric fast-paced gaming experience.
Exploration and discovery: Use a wide range of options for solving puzzles and traversing deadly environmental traps, offering an unprecedented level of freedom to choose your own solutions and explore various paths through the dense jungles of Central America.
Sprawling environments: Crystal Dynamics' proprietary engine delivers sprawling environments with no load-times and unbelievable vertical gameplay through tombs reaching deep into the Earth.
Undead warriors: Face off against a myriad of undead warriors brought to life by the evil Xololt, including a number of boss battles that are not to be missed!
Co-op action: Guardian of Light is the first ever co-op multiplayer action/adventure game featuring Lara Croft with fully cooperative online and offline story mode..

Just as a reminder for you lovely people, here's the offer information that DavieMarshall was kind enough to share with us in his Summer of Arcade: 2010 newspost:

Starting on July 21st, Summer of Arcade will bless us five top class XBLA titles, all priced at 1200 MSP But don't forget bargain hunters! Buy all 5 to receive 1200 MSP back from Microsoft. Buying three of the five titles will earn you a rebate of 400 MSP.
And the Game Room releases this week are: Freeway, Maze Craze, Seaquest, Snafu and Chip Shot Golf.