XBL Content Roundup: June 25th, 2014

By Rebecca Smith,
Xbox One Games

Another surprise ID@Xbox release hits the Games Store today, as well as Ubisoft's much-advertised venture into World War I.

Another World: 20th Anniversary Edition
Size: 267.8 MB
Price: US$7.99 / £6.39 / €7.99 / AU$10.65
Also known as Out Of This World™, Another World is a pioneer action/platformer that released across more than a dozen platforms since its debut in 1991. Along the years, Another World™ has attained cult status among critics and sophisticated gamers alike. AN IMMERSIVE ADVENTURE WITH UNIQUE STORYTELLING Another World™ chronicles the story of Lester Knight Chaykin a young scientist hurtled through space and time by a nuclear experiment that goes wrong. 20TH ANNIVERSARY EDITION ESPECIALLY DESIGNED FOR CONSOLE * A remastered presentation: a joint effort between visionary game-designer Eric Chahi and developer Martial Hesse Dreville, Another World is back in its 20th Anniversary Edition with Full High Definition graphics faithful to the original design. * 3 difficulty modes: EASY, NORMAL and HARD * Choose between Remastered Sounds/FX, Original Sound and Original CD in-game soundtrack. * Switch between Original / Full HD graphics.
Valiant Hearts: The Great War
Size: 1.32 GB
Price: US$14.99 / £11.99 / €14.99 / AU$19.95
Valiant Hearts - The Great War is the story of 4 crossed destinies and a broken love in a world torn apart.

Xbox LIVE Arcade Games

As well as the Xbox LIVE Arcade version of one of the above titles, we get a belated release of an old-school remake.

Putty Squad
Size: 1.35 GB
Price: US$12.99 / £9.99 / €12.99 / AU$17.25
Putty Squad is a no-holds-barred retro gaming experience brought to life for the modern gamer. Our hero, Putty, can inflate, morph, stretch, punch and absorb, taking on ferocious enemies on his mission to rescue imprisoned putties. Putty Squad features lovingly created levels that will test your timing, skill and imagination in a charming and incredibly addictive adventure. Accessible to the both casual and serious gamer, Putty Squad will keep you hooked for hours and hours of game play fun.
Valiant Hearts: The Great War (Xbox 360)
Size: 1.25 GB
Price: US$14.99 / £11.99 / €14.99 / AU$19.95
Valiant Hearts : The Great War is the story of 4 crossed destinies and a broken love in a world torn apart. Dive into a 2D animated comic book adventure, mixing exploration, action and puzzles. Lost in the middle of the trenches, play as each of the 4 strangers, relive the War and help a young German soldier find his love. Trust your faithful canine companion and send him through barbed-wire obstacles and shell holes to solve puzzles or avoid enemies… Rely on him: this dog will be your best friend!
DLC without Achievements

We get DLC for two XBLA titles today. Both of the DLC packs have trials if you wish to try the content before you buy.

Minecraft: Xbox 360 Edition
• "Skin Pack 6" – US$1.99 / £1.29 / €1.89 / AU$1.99 / ¥206
Free trial: http://marketplace.xbox.com/Product/Skin-Pack-6-Trial/f2b4a4...
• Spinal – Killer Instinct
• Fulgore – Killer Instinct
• Jago – Killer Instinct
• Sabrewulf – Killer Instinct
• Glacius – Killer Instinct
• Thunder – Killer Instinct
• Sadira – Killer Instinct
• Orchid – Killer Instinct
• Horse Man
• Villager Priest
• Villager Butcher
• Villager Librarian
• Villager Blacksmith
• Villager Zombie
• Hawke Female – Dragon Age
• Hawke Male – Dragon Age
• Flemeth – Dragon Age
• Varric Tethras – Dragon Age
• Fenris – Dragon Age
• Isabela – Dragon Age
• Merrill – Dragon Age
• Marcus Campbell – State of Decay
• Maya Torres – State of Decay
• Ed Jones – State of Decay
• Shark Hoodie Guy – State of Decay
• Doc Hanson – State of Decay
• Jean Rambois – Super Time Force
• Aimy McKillin – Super Time Force
• Jef Leppard – Super Time Force
• Shieldy Blockerson – Super Time Force
• Commander Repeatski – Super Time Force
• Zackasaurus – Super Time Force
• Teen Girl
• Teen Boy
• US Soldier
• British Special Forces
• US Special Forces
• Russian Special Forces
• Modern Pirate
• Anarchist Rioter
• Rebel Fighter
• Republican Guard
• Faith – Mirror’s Edge
• Tech Boy – Trials Fusion
• Drift Runner – Trials Fusion
Pinball FX2 (Xbox 360)
• "Deadpool" – US$2.99 / £2.39 / €2.99 / AU$3.95 / ¥308
Free trial: http://marketplace.xbox.com/Product/Deadpool/e387f9bb-5fc3-4...
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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.
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