Deal of the Week: June 7th, 2010

By zigs00, 8 years ago
You may have seen ol' Major Nelson announce this Deal of the Week the other day, but as always, Monday is the day the deals go live. And boy, is it a bloody good weeksworth! Six great Xbox Live Arcade games are reduced this week, exclusively for Xbox Live Gold members. Without further ado...

First up, 33% off million-seller, down from its original 1,200 to 800 MSP. gives the following description of the game:
Pick your path—be it as a rifleman, a steel-fisted tank commander, or ace fighter pilot. Play as a lone wolf or with your friends, coordinating to turn the tide of battle. Whatever you choose, in Battlefield™ 1943, enjoy the thrill of a fully featured online shooter.
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Another 33% off franchise-spawner, similarly down from 1,200 to 800 MSP. gives the following description of the game:
For the first time ever, Infinity Ward's 2003 award-winning game that launched a franchise comes to consoles in Call of Duty Classic. Relive the original Call of Duty experience in high definition, including online multiplayer on Xbox LIVE with Leaderboard support. Winner of more than 80 Game of the Year Awards and 50 Editor's Choice Awards.
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The wonderfully dated is down 50% this week, from 800 to 400 MSP. gives the following description of the game:
Duke Nukem, the politically incorrect action hero and ultimate alien ass kicker, defends Earth and its babes from alien invasion in Duke Nukem 3D. This is the award winning game that helped define the FPS genre, introducing unparalleled interactivity, and a main character that spoke. Take the fight to the aliens across 39 levels featuring Hollywood, Los Angeles, a moon base, and alien spacecraft. Innovative items like the Jetpack, HoloDuke, Shrink Ray, or Pipe Bombs allow you to fight the aliens in any style you want. Defeat the aliens, so Duke can get back to some R&R with a stogie, a warm belly, and a bottle of Jack.
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Addictive puzzler is just 400 MSP this week, down from its usual 800 MSP. gives the following description of the game:
Experience the ball-bouncing, peg-busting phenomenon sweeping the globe, now on Xbox LIVE Arcade!Do you have what it takes to become a Peggle master? Conquer dozens of levels with 10 different characters, each with a unique special power. Face off against two to four friends in multiplayer play over Xbox LIVE®, and test your skills with the Grand Master Challenges. Take your best shot!
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The legendary Sam "Serious" Stone returns to battle the relentless hordes of Mental's army in glorious high definition on Xbox LIVE Arcade in Serious Sam HD: The First Encounter. Based on the original indie arcade shooter sensation Serious Sam: The First Encounter, Serious Sam HD features stunningly redesigned visuals, over-the-top action, and intense online co-op for up to four players.
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And finally, is 400 MSP for the next seven days. gives the following description of the game:
Ten years on from Worms™ Armageddon and the turn-based mayhem and destruction continues! Worms™ 2: Armageddon is the most fully-featured digital version of the game ever. With four player online and offline multiplayer, voice support, a raft of new weapons (including the return of some iconic weapons from the past), all-new high-definition landscape themes, new play modes, hats, skins, speech-banks, loads of other customization and to top it all off, a highly-involving single player experience with tutorials, deathmatches, races, fort games, and puzzles. It's a package as high on fun as it is destruction!
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Damned impressive deals if you ask me! Pretty sure this week will give plenty of moths new homes inside empty wallets.