XBL Content Roundup: March 3rd & 4th, 2015

By Rebecca Smith, 1 year ago
Unfortunately, due to illness again, last Friday's roundup didn't get published. As such, all Xbox LIVE content released since February 26th is included in this roundup.

Xbox One Pre-Orders

Visceral Games' take on the Battlefield franchise has become available for pre-order in three different versions, while Ninja Theory's updated DmC: Devil May Cry is available in standard version only.

Battlefield Hardline Deluxe Edition
Size: 45.33 GB
Price: US$69.99 / £64.99 / €79.99 / AU$119.70 / ¥7,884
Release date: March 17th in North America, March 19th in Australasia and mainland Europe, March 20th in UK.
Be the law or break the law in Battlefield™ Hardline. This action-packed blockbuster combines intense signature multiplayer moments of Battlefield with an emotionally charged story and setting reminiscent of a modern television crime drama. In a visceral single-player campaign you’ll play the role of Nick Mendoza, a young detective who embarks on a cross-country vendetta, seeking revenge against once trusted partners on the force. In multiplayer you’ll hunt criminals, raid vaults, and save hostages in new cop and criminal inspired modes like Heist and Rescue. The Digital Deluxe Edition is for the true Battlefield Hardline player. You’ll secure the Precision, Versatility and Suppression Battlepacks, as well as an additional 10 Gold Battlepacks that include a huge assortment of weapons, gear and customization options.
Battlefield Hardline Standard Edition
Size: 45.33 GB
Price: US$59.99 / £54.99 / €69.99 / AU$100.95 / ¥6,480
Release date: March 17th in North America, March 19th in Australasia and mainland Europe, March 20th in UK.
Be the law or break the law in Battlefield™ Hardline. This action-packed blockbuster combines intense signature multiplayer moments of Battlefield with an emotionally charged story and setting reminiscent of a modern television crime drama. In a visceral single-player campaign you’ll play the role of Nick Mendoza, a young detective who embarks on a cross-country vendetta, seeking revenge against once trusted partners on the force. In multiplayer you’ll hunt criminals, raid vaults, and save hostages in new cop and criminal inspired modes like Heist and Rescue. Preorder now and receive the Battlefield™ Hardline Versatility Battlepack and 3 Gold Battlepacks
Battlefield Hardline Ultimate Edition
Size: 45.33 GB
Price: US$119.99 / £104.99 / €129.99 / AU$179.70 / ¥12,960
Release date: March 17th in North America, March 19th in Australasia and mainland Europe, March 20th in UK.
Get a piece of the action in Battlefield™ Hardline, a fresh, new take on Battlefield that allows you to live out your cops and criminal Fantasy. Inspired by Great TV Crime Dramas, Hardline Delivers a gripping single player campaign filled with player choice and exciting new innovations in multiplayer with new maps and modes set against the war on crime. The Battlefield™ Hardline Ultimate Edition includes: • The Deluxe Edition of Battlefield™ Hardline with 3 specialized and 10 gold battlepacks • Battlefield™Hardline Premium to extend your Battlefield experience and unlock early access to themed digital expansion packs, Exclusive items and more at a great value.
DmC: Devil May Cry: Definitive Edition
Size: 19.84 GB
Price: US$39.99 / £29.99 / €39.99 / AU$59.95
Release date: March 10th worldwide
The definitive edition of this critically-acclaimed action game arrives with enhanced 1080p graphics at 60fps, new features and all the original DLC included. Chain together stylish combos with up to eight unique weapons. Traverse the demonic world of Limbo as you join Dante and Vergil in the legendary rebirth of the Devil May Cry franchise.
Xbox One Games

After being available for pre-order and pre-loading since February 17th, ScreamRide is now available for purchase here in North America. The game will be available in other regions later this week. This title is joined by Sierra Entertainment's latest indie release and a puzzle title from Deco Digital.

Pneuma: Breath of Life
Size: 10.47 GB
Price: US$19.99 / £15.99 / €19.99
Pneuma: Breath of Life is an enthralling first person puzzler putting gamers’ minds to the test in a visually stunning world using Unreal Engine 4 and Physically Based Rendering. Pneuma provides players with a sense of awe and a relentless determination to solve every puzzle and progress through a narrated story of self-discovery, exploring the fundamental nature of being. This is the first person puzzler of 2015 which is designed to force players think outside the box and explore beyond what they know as reality. Play as a god, ‘Pneuma’, and listen to his comical self-obsessed inner monologue whilst he takes you on a journey exploring and traversing his puzzling world. Rack your brain and progress through a series of environmental challenges that require perception, observation, and lateral thinking skills to succeed. Lift bridges, rotate platforms and move entire buildings all with the power of your mind. This game isn't about your skill with a controller, it's about how you perceive and analyse situations. Push your brain to its limits in this exciting new first person puzzler as Pneuma contemplates the nature of reality and you explore the ontological mystery of the Breath of Life.


Shiftlings
Size: 2.3 GB
Price: US$14.99 / £13.99 / €14.99 / AU$21.95
The galaxy's biggest no-brainer! Control two adorably dim-witted alien space janitors on their quirky quest to repair the galaxy! Strategic Single Player & Co-op Missions: Play on your own, challenge a friend locally or across the galaxy (online). Over 50 Dynamic Interplanetary Puzzles: 5 themed planets with over 10 levels each which increases in difficulty as players advance. Cosmic Challenges of Size & Space: Shift weight between the custodian cosmonauts quickly to avoid traps. High Re-playability: Blast back to the beginning to discover new hidden collectibles to unlock more secrets to the universe.


Xbox 360 Games on Demand

Here's an Xbox 360 equivalent of one of the above titles.

ScreamRide (Xbox 360)
Size: 1.83 GB
Price: US$29.99
The Games on Demand version supports English, French, Italian, German, Spanish, Polish, Portuguese, Russian, Japanese. This game features stunning high definition graphics, hundreds of customizable building components, physics-based destruction, cinematic collisions, unlockable levels, in-game leaderboards, global rankings and more. ScreamRide is the home of limitless innovation. Push the boundaries of thrill seekers everywhere. Take on your perfect role to complete each level in multiple ways. Scream seekers can prove their precise piloting skills, engineers can solve cunning construction puzzles and demolition experts can ignite the most explosive carnage possible. The path you choose is up to you!
Xbox One DLC with Achievements

LEGO Batman 3: Beyond Gotham
• "The Squad Pack"
Achievements: 5 for a total of 50G
Price: US$2.99 / £2.39 / €2.99 / AU$3.95 / ¥324
A mysterious figure has infiltrated Belle Reve Penitentiary. Smash your way through prison as Deadshot, Deathstroke, Harley Quinn, Captain Boomerang and other members of The Squad to hunt down this infiltrator before all of Amanda Waller's--and The Squad’s—secrets are uncovered. Play in story mode and in free play to unlock more characters, vehicles and minikits.


Lords of the Fallen
• "Ancient Labyrinth"
Achievements: 10 for a total of 200G
Price: US$7.99 / £6.39 / €7.99 / AU$10.65
Discover a new campaign in the long-forgotten library, locked away between the human and demonic realms millennia ago. Uncover the mysteries hidden in the maze’s corridors and lay waste to the undead followers of the fallen god roaming within it. Find your way to the most powerful Lord in the Rhogar army and end his demonic reign. • Explore a new location, The Ancient Labyrinth, filled with puzzles, environmental riddles and secrets of Harkyn's world • Encounter a powerful ancient Lord, a magical foe who changes his attacks continuously throughout the battle, forcing players to constantly react to new dangers • Discover an all-new quest centered around the story of immortal, powerful demons • Dig into side-quests and meet new characters with an agenda that affects the war between the human and demonic realms • Obtain new armors and weapons Once installed, the Ancient Labyrinth DLC can be accessed through a new door found within the game world. After defeating the Beast, speak with the Crafter to learn about the new mysterious dimension that he has discovered.
Pinball FX2
• "Iron & Steel Pack"
Achievements: 2 for a total of 20G
Price: US$4.99 / £3.99 / €4.99 / AU$6.65
Wanna battle your way through menacing hordes of Vikings or take on a crooked gang of outlaws in the Old West? You can do that and more in Iron & Steel Pack, an exciting pinball table two-pack that combines Zen's own epic medieval adventure CastleStorm with Wild West Rampage, an all-new table where you can play as Cindy, a tough-as-nails frontier bounty hunter in the Old West! Barge into a world of dragons and trains, swords and six-shooters, the perfect blend of the Middle Ages and the Wild West!
Resident Evil Revelations 2
• "RER2 Episode Two: Contemplation"
Achievements: 5 for a total of 300G
Price: US$5.99 / £4.79 / €5.99 / AU$7.95 / ¥842
Resident Evil Revelations 2 - Episode 1 required; sold separately. Xbox Live free membership required. Xbox Live Gold membership required for multiplayer features. Episode Two: Contemplation Having escaped the detention facility, Claire and Moira join up with other Terra Save members, only to learn they are infected with a deadly virus. Can the group overcome desperation and fear to escape the island alive? Meanwhile, half a year later, Barry must rely on Natalia's memory to track down his missing daughter, and hope beyond hope that he is not too late. *Additional Raid Mode characters and stages included. *Episode One required to play.
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Xbox 360 DLC with Achievements

LEGO Batman 3: Beyond Gotham (Xbox 360)
• "The Squad Pack"
Achievements: 5 for a total of 50G
Price: US$2.99 / £2.39 / €2.99 / AU$3.95
A mysterious figure has infiltrated Belle Reve Penitentiary. Smash your way through prison as Deadshot, Deathstroke, Harley Quinn, Captain Boomerang and other members of The Squad to hunt down this infiltrator before all of Amanda Waller's--and The Squad’s—secrets are uncovered. Play in story mode and in free play to unlock more characters, vehicles and minikits. Get The Squad Pack for $2.99 or get the Season Pass to get 5 more level packs for a great price of $14.99.
Squad Pack 1

Squad Pack 2

Squad Pack 3

Squad Pack 4

Squad Pack 5


Resident Evil Revelations 2 (Xbox 360)
• "RER2 Episode Two: Contemplation"
Achievements: 5 for a total of 300G
Price: US$5.99 / £4.79 / €5.99 / AU$7.95 / ¥800
Resident Evil Revelations 2 - Episode 1 required; sold separately. Xbox Live free membership required. Xbox Live Gold membership required for multiplayer features. Episode Two: Contemplation Having escaped the detention facility, Claire and Moira join up with other Terra Save members, only to learn they are infected with a deadly virus. Can the group overcome desperation and fear to escape the island alive? Meanwhile, half a year later, Barry must rely on Natalia's memory to track down his missing daughter, and hope beyond hope that he is not too late. *Additional Raid Mode characters and stages included. *Episode One required to play.
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Xbox One DLC without Achievements

Alien: Isolation
• "Alien: Isolation - The Trigger" – US$7.99 / £5.59 / €6.99 / AU$10.65
Welcome to The Trigger, the fifth add-on content pack for Alien: Isolation. Can you make Sevastopol safe? You’ve been given a box of explosives and the locations to set them. All you need to do now is pull the trigger… and stay alive. - Features three all-new Survivor Mode maps. Can you survive and get the highest score? - Play as Ricardo and learn the truth behind the explosives on board Sevastopol. - Avoid security alarms, take on Working Joes and above all, survive the Alien.


Battlefield Hardline
• "Battlefield™ Hardline Premium" – US$49.99 / £39.99 / €49.99 / AU$59.95 / ¥5,400
Own more, be more with a Battlefield Hardline membership. Premium expands the Battlefield by delivering all four expansions, 12 additional Battlepacks, Exclusive Items and more. That’s great value for the content alone, plus the additional benefits of being a member. As a member you get access to the expansion packs two weeks before the general public for that competitive edge. And just to make sure everybody else knows you’re a member, you can create a unique Battlefield experience with Premium-exclusive camos, patches and more to dominate in style. But that’s not all—there are also more perks yet to be announced, so stay tuned.
Dance Central: Spotlight
• ""Word Up!" - Cameo" – US$1.99 / £1.59 / €1.99 / AU$2.65 / ¥216

Forza Horizon 2
• "Forza Horizon 2 Rockstar Car Pack" – US$4.99 / £3.99 / €4.99 / AU$6.65 / ¥540
The Rockstar Car Pack features 5 cars for you to collect, race and customise, including the 2014 Volkswagen Beetle GRC, the 2015 Subaru WRX STI, and the 2015 Jaguar X-FRS. Once the pack is purchased, you are granted a one-time only, free addition of each car to your Forza Horizon 2 garage, with no additional in-game credit cost. In addition, all players can enjoy instant access to this pack’s free bonus car: the 2001 Acura Integra Type-R.
• "Forza Horizon 2 2001 Acura Integra Type-R" – FREE


Minecraft: Xbox One Edition
• "The Simpsons Skin Pack" – US$2.99 / £2.39 / €2.99 / AU$3.95 / ¥324
The Simpsons as you have never seen them before; in pure, unadulterated Minecraft block-o-vision! Don't miss out this awesome pack featuring 24 characters from the series.


Rocksmith 2014 Edition
• "The Cars Song Pack" – US$11.99 / £9.59 / €11.99 / AU$15.95
Play "Just What I Needed", "Let's Go", "Good Times Roll", "You're All I've Got Tonight", and "Bye Bye Love" by The Cars on any electric guitar. Each song includes a new Authentic Tone. NOTE: Rocksmith® 2014 game disc is required for play. Music credits available at www.rocksmith.com.
• "The Cars - Bye Bye Love" – US$2.99 / £2.39 / €2.99 / AU$3.95
• "The Cars - Good Times Roll" – US$2.99 / £2.39 / €2.99 / AU$3.95
• "The Cars - Just What I Needed" – US$2.99 / £2.39 / €2.99 / AU$3.95
• "The Cars - Let's Go" – US$2.99 / £2.39 / €2.99 / AU$3.95
• "The Cars - You're All I've Got Tonight" – US$2.99 / £2.39 / €2.99 / AU$3.95


Xbox 360 DLC without Achievements

Alien: Isolation (Xbox 360)
• "Alien: Isolation - The Trigger" – US$7.99 / £5.59 / €6.99 / AU$10.65 / ¥988
If you own Alien: Isolation Season Pass, DO NOT purchase this content here as you will be charged again. Welcome to The Trigger, the fifth add-on content pack for Alien: Isolation. Can you make Sevastopol safe? You’ve been given a box of explosives and the locations to set them. All you need to do now is pull the trigger… and stay alive. - Features three all-new Survivor Mode maps. Can you survive and get the highest score? - Play as Ricardo and learn the truth behind the explosives on board Sevastopol. - Avoid security alarms, take on Working Joes and above all, survive the Alien.
The Trigger 1

The Trigger 2

The Trigger 3

The Trigger 4

The Trigger 5


Battlefield Hardline (Xbox 360)
• "Battlefield™ Hardline Premium" – US$49.99 / £39.99 / €49.99 / AU$59.95 / ¥5,400
Own more, be more with a Battlefield Hardline membership. Premium expands the Battlefield by delivering all four expansions, 12 additional Battlepacks, Exclusive Items and more. That’s great value for the content alone, plus the additional benefits of being a member. As a member you get access to the expansion packs two weeks before the general public for that competitive edge. And just to make sure everybody else knows you’re a member, you can create a unique Battlefield experience with Premium-exclusive camos, patches and more to dominate in style. But that’s not all—there are also more perks yet to be announced, so stay tuned. Owners of Battlefield™ Hardline Premium for Xbox 360 will also get Premium access on Xbox One.
Minecraft: Xbox 360 Edition
• "The Simpsons Skin Pack" – US$2.99 / £1.99 / €2.85 / AU$2.95 / ¥308
The Simpsons as you have never seen them before; in pure, unadulterated Minecraft block-o-vision! Don't miss out this awesome pack featuring 24 characters from the series.
Rabbids Invasion: The Interactive TV Show (Xbox 360)
• "RABBIDS INVASION - PACK #5 SEASON ONE" – US$3.99 / £3.19 / €3.99
Enjoy the hit kids' animated TV show in a brand new way! Now you can watch and play with the Rabbids in 3 interactive episodes: "SLIPERY AND SOAPY", "RABBID TEST N° 98001-C: THE MIRROR" and "RABBIDS WITH FLEAS". Get moving and compete with your family and friends in crazy, fun challenges like Soap Rush, Paper Jumper, Object Hunt and more...
Rocksmith 2014 Edition (Xbox 360)
• "The Cars Song Pack" – US$11.99 / £9.59 / €11.99 / AU$15.95 / ¥1,481
Play "Just What I Needed", "Let's Go", "Good Times Roll", "You're All I've Got Tonight", and "Bye Bye Love" by The Cars on any electric guitar. Each song includes a new Authentic Tone. NOTE: Rocksmith® 2014 game disc is required for play. Music credits available at www.rocksmith.com.
• "The Cars - Bye Bye Love" – US$2.99 / £2.39 / €2.99 / AU$3.95 / ¥360
• "The Cars - Good Times Roll" – US$2.99 / £2.39 / €2.99 / AU$3.95 / ¥360
• "The Cars - Just What I Needed" – US$2.99 / £2.39 / €2.99 / AU$3.95 / ¥360
• "The Cars - Let's Go" – US$2.99 / £2.39 / €2.99 / AU$3.95 / ¥360
• "The Cars - You're All I've Got Tonight" – US$2.99 / £2.39 / €2.99 / AU$3.95 / ¥360
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.