XBL Content Roundup: March 11th, 2014

By Rebecca Smith, 2 years ago
Today brings a veritable smorgasbord of Xbox LIVE content for the Xbox One, Xbox 360, Windows Phone and Windows 8. Let's get down to the nitty-gritty.

Xbox One Games

Microsoft's biggest Xbox One title for 2014 shouldn't really need an introduction. As it is a launch day release, it will be available exclusively in North America until later this week.

Titanfall (Xbox One)
Size: 16.39 GB
Price: US$59.99 / £54.99 / €69.99 / AU$99.45
REQUIRES XBOX LIVE GOLD, SOLD SEPARATELY. Stand by for Titanfall. Crafted by key developers behind the CALL OF DUTY franchise, Titanfall is the first next-gen shooter that combines pure adrenaline, wall-running, double-jumping action with powerful, fast-paced titan warfare to set the new bar for online multiplayer gameplay. Delivering blistering fast, fluid combat that gives you the freedom to fight your way as elite, assault pilots or agile, heavily armored titans. Rethink fundamental combat and movement with new abilities to change tactics on the fly, attacking or escaping depending on the situation. Heart-pounding multiplayer action combined with dramatic, cinematic moments lets you enjoy the fiction and characters of the universe without having to leave your favorite game online multiplayer mode. Online multiplayer matches featuring both human/AI allies and enemies create an experience like none other. The downloadable version of this game supports English, French, Italian, German, Spanish.


Xbox 360 Games on Demand

There is one new Games on Demand that is also a launch day release, so will be available exclusively in North America until Friday. Prepare to die.

https://www.trueachievements.com/Dark-Souls-II-Xbox-360....htm
Size: 5.75 GB
Price: US$59.99 / £39.99 / €59.99 / AU$89.95
The Games on Demand version supports English, French, Italian, German, Spanish, Polish, Russian, Korean, Chinese. Developed by FROM SOFTWARE, Dark Souls™ II is the highly anticipated sequel to the punishing 2011 breakout hit Dark Souls™. The unique old-school action RPG experience captivated imaginations of gamers worldwide with incredible challenge and intense emotional reward. Dark Souls™ II brings the franchise’s renowned difficulty & gripping gameplay innovations to both single and multiplayer experiences. Go Beyond Death


Windows Phone Games

After getting a soft release on Windows Phone at the start of February and temporarily becoming available to all in the middle of the month before being removed mere hours later, the game has now received a permanent release in all regions.

Rayman Fiesta Run (WP) - Windows Phone 8 only
Size: 81 MB
Price: US$2.99 / £1.99 / €2.49 / AU$2.99 / ¥220
Join legendary platforming hero Rayman for a new adventure on your favorite mobile device!

PARTY ALL NIGHT LONG
* More than 75 levels welcome you to the Fiesta!
* Bounce on sausages and make your way through 4 new festive worlds.
* Beat all 3 new epic bosses to reach the dreaded Land of the Livid Dead Island!
* Collect Lums to get awesome rewards and power-ups.

DISCOVER RAYMAN'S AMAZING NEW POWERS
* Rayman could jump, fly, punch, and run up the walls…
* …he can now slide, swim, or shrink on the fly into a tiny hero!
* Unleash the power of the Super Punch!

BEWARE OF THE INVASION!
* Play all the levels you thought you knew in a totally different way.
* Avoid new traps and defeat even fiercer enemies.
* Get ready for more great challenges!

ENJOY GORGEOUS GRAPHICS
* Rayman Jungle Run was pretty… Rayman Fiesta Run looks absolutely delicious!
* Immerse yourself in the Fiesta thanks to the increased depth of field.
* And if you like great lighting, Rayman has put a brand-new disco ball up for you!

CHALLENGE YOUR FRIENDS
Share your activities, post your achievements on Facebook, and follow your friends on the world map.
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Windows 8 Games

Unlike its Windows Phone equivalent above, this version of the game got its first release yesterday.

Rayman Fiesta Run (Win 8)
Size: 97.6 MB
Price: US$2.99 / £2.19 / €2.49 / AU$2.99 / ¥240
Join legendary platforming hero Rayman for a new adventure on your favorite mobile device!

If you enjoyed Rayman Jungle Run, winner of the App Store’s BEST of 2012, you will love Rayman Fiesta Run and its new wacky Fiesta world! Lunge for cocktail umbrellas, leap on limes and punch those piñatas…the sky’s the limit!

PARTY ALL NIGHT LONG
* More than 75 levels welcome you for the Fiesta!
* Bounce on sausages and make your way through 4 new festive worlds
* Beat all 3 new epic bosses to reach the dreaded Land of the Livid Dead Island!
* Collect Lums to get awesome rewards and power-ups

DISCOVER RAYMAN'S AMAZING NEW POWERS
* Rayman could jump, fly, punch and run up the walls…
* …he can now slide, swim or shrink on the fly into a tiny hero
* Unleash the power of the Super Punch!

BEWARE OF THE INVASION!
* Play all the levels you thought you knew in a totally different way
* Avoid new traps and defeat even fiercer enemies
* Get ready for more great challenges!

ENJOY GORGEOUS GRAPHICS
* Rayman Jungle Run was pretty… Rayman Fiesta Run looks absolutely delicious!
* Immerse yourself into the Fiesta thanks to the increased depth of field
* And if you like great lightings, Rayman has put a brand new disco ball up for you!

CHALLENGE YOUR FRIENDS
Share your activities, post your achievements on Facebook, and follow your friends on the world map.
Xbox 360 DLC with Achievements

This is a bit of a surprise release as Trion hadn't announced any details for this content.

Defiance
• "Defiance: Gunslinger Trials"
Achievements: 3 for an additional 75G
Price: US$9.99 / £7.99 / €9.99 / AU$13.45
Von Bach Industries is in disarray. With their leader missing and presumed dead, three executives turn to ark hunters for help. Answer their call to arms and battle through new Co-op Arenas and story missions to reap rewards from the most powerful weapons manufacturer on Earth!
DLC without Achievements

This list includes DLC for five Xbox 360 retail titles. As one of these titles is also available on the Xbox One, the DLC has been released on this platform, too. We also have DLC for one Xbox One title. None of the Xbox One additional content is listed on Xbox.com, so we're unable to provide download links; the content must be downloaded through the Xbox One console. All of the price links below lead to the Xbox 360 version of the DLC.

Dead or Alive 5 Ultimate
• "Dead or Alive 5 Ultimate GungHo Booth Babe Costume" – FREE
Gamers unite! Kasumi sports an eye-catching GungHo "booth babe" getup straight from Tokyo Game Show 2013. Please install the latest title update (ver. 1.03 or higher) in order to use this content.
Earth Defense Force 2025
• "Mission Pack 3" – US$8.99 / £7.19 / €8.99 / AU$11.95
The 3rd round of Mission Packs with 20 additional missions. Missions of max-level difficulty are awaiting the challenges of elite EDF soldiers. You will encounter missions of such ultimate difficulty that it's almost hopeless. We're counting on you, the special trooper squad of EDF. This is your final mission. Get past the despair. Show those Ravagers what the EDF can do.
Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII
• "FF LEGENDS Collection" – US$9.99 / £7.99 / €9.99 / AU$13.45
A bundle of 3 schemata for LR: FFXIII. This nostalgic pack includes FFVII Cloud, FFVII Aerith, and FFX-2 Yuna. Schemata can be obtained in the main menu's Rewards Barter Shop after completing the tutorial. If you modify the equipment, you can use gil to buy the original item again.
• "FFVII Aerith" – US$3.99 / £3.19 / €3.99 / AU$5.35

• "FFVII Cloud" – US$3.99 / £3.19 / €3.99 / AU$5.35

• "FFX Yuna" – US$3.99 / £3.19 / €3.99 / AU$5.35

• "The Samurai Collection" – US$9.99 / £7.99 / €9.99 / AU$13.45
A bundle of 7 schemata: Shining Prince, Dark Samurai, Sohei Savior, Utsusemi, Art of War, Flower of Battle, and Shogun. Schemata can be obtained in the main menu's Rewards Barter Shop after completing the tutorial. If you modify the equipment, you can use gil to buy the original item again.
• "Art of War" – US$2.99 / £2.39 / €2.99 / AU$3.95
Art of War

• "Dark Samurai" – US$2.99 / £2.39 / €2.99 / AU$3.95
Dark Samurai

• "Flower of Battle" – US$2.99 / £2.39 / €2.99 / AU$3.95
Flower of Battle

• "Shining Prince " – US$2.99 / £2.39 / €2.99 / AU$3.95
Shining Prince

• "Shogun" – US$2.99 / £2.39 / €2.99 / AU$3.95
Shogun

• "Sohei Savior" – US$2.99 / £2.39 / €2.99 / AU$3.95
Sohei Savior

• "Utsusemi" – US$2.99 / £2.39 / €2.99 / AU$3.95

Need for Speed Rivals and Need for Speed Rivals (Xbox 360)
• "Need for Speed™ Complete Movie Pack" – US$6.99 / £5.39 / €6.99 / AU$9.45 / ¥700
Tear up the streets of Redview County in the hottest cars from the “Need for Speed” movie. The Movie Bundle contains both cop and racer versions of the GTA Spano and the Lamborghini Sesto Elemento. Plus, the pack also has the Mercedes-Benz McLaren SLR 722 Edition as a Cop and the Mercedes-Benz McLaren SLR Roadster 722 S as a Racer. With these powerful machines from the movie, the open road has never been so enticing.
• "Need for Speed™ Movie Pack - Cops" – US$4.99 / £3.49 / €4.99 / AU$6.45 / ¥500
• "Need for Speed™ Movie Pack - Racers" – US$4.99 / £3.49 / €4.99 / AU$6.45 / ¥500


Rocksmith 2014 Edition (Xbox 360)
• "Flyleaf - All Around Me" – US$2.99 / £2.39 / €2.99 / AU$3.95 / ¥360
• "Halestorm - Love Bites (So Do I)" – US$2.99 / £2.39 / €2.99 / AU$3.95 / ¥360
• "Heart - Crazy On You" – US$2.99 / £2.39 / €2.99 / AU$3.95 / ¥360


Titanfall (Xbox One)
• "Titanfall Season Pass" – US$24.99 / £19.99
Get the Titanfall Season Pass and extend the fight on the Frontier with three new content packs. Whether you are playing solo or keeping up with your friends, be among the first to hone your Pilot and Titan skills in a series of challenging new maps. Season Pass expands Titanfall by delivering all three planned content packs as soon as they become available, at a one-time discounted price.

Season Pass Includes:

Drop Pod 1: Spring 2014
Experience more advanced multiplayer action with the first content pack for Titanfall.

Drop Pod 2: Summer 2014
Experience more advanced multiplayer action with the 2nd content pack for Titanfall.

Drop Pod 3: Fall 2014
Experience more advanced multiplayer action with the 3rd content pack for Titanfall.
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.