XBLA Wednesday: October 24th, 2012

By Mark Delaney,
Sorry for the delay on this week's XBLA coverage, folks. There were a few discrepancies as to what was actually hitting the dashboard this week, so it was best to wait for confirmation on release day. In any event, here's what's new for you.

Guilty Gear XX Accent Core Plus Achievements
Developer: Arc System Works
Publisher: Arc System Works
Price: 1200 MSP
Network Battle Mode is now available on Xbox LIVE Arcade for the all new "GUILTY GEAR XX ?CORE PLUS" from the best-selling 2D fighting game series. It all started from Story Mode, and now there's a wide variety of Modes to play! Choose from among 25 fighters and engage in high-speed combat!
Home Run Stars Achievements — Releasing on October 26th
Developer: Smoking Gun
Publisher: Microsoft Game Studios
Price: 800 MSP
Step up to the plate and swing for the fence in Home Run Stars, featuring Avatar Fame Star! Progress through the League mode through all three unique stadiums! Each one features a vast number of spectacular targets to aim for and earn big points. Compete with your friends in multiplayer for the highest score. Use your device supported by SmartGlass to compete in a Duel with a friend!
Mark Delaney
Written by Mark Delaney
Mark is a Boston native now living in Portland, Oregon. He has written for GameSkinny, Gamesradar and the Official Xbox Magazine. He runs the family-oriented gaming site Game Together.