XBLA Wednesday: August 15th, 2012

By Mark Delaney, 5 years ago
The sun is setting on another year of XBLA's Summer of Arcade, but not before the last title of the promotion hits the dashboard.

https://www.trueachievements.com/Dust-An-Elysian-Tail-x....htm
Developer: Humble Hearts
Publisher: Microsoft Studios
Price: 1200 MSP
Immerse yourself in a gorgeous hand-painted world on a search for your true identity. As the mysterious warrior, Dust, you must master the ancient Blade of Ahrah to battle dozens of enemies with an intuitive combat system, take on a variety of quests, discover powerful upgrades throughout the massive, open world, and uncover the story of an ancient civilization on the brink of extinction as you fight to uncover your own past.
As a final reminder, purchasing any three of the five Summer of Arcade titles will get you 400 MSP back.
Mark Delaney
Written by Mark Delaney
Mark is a Boston native now living in Portland, Oregon. He's the Editorial Manager on TA, loves story-first games, and is one of three voices on the TA Playlist podcast. Outside of games he likes biking, sci-fi, the NFL, and spending time with his fiancé and son. He almost never writes in the third person.