Retail 360 & GFWL DLC Roundup: January 10th, 2012

By Rebecca Smith, 4 years ago
This week sees DLC releases for ten games. Only one of them adds extra achievements to its list, but at least we don’t have region exclusive DLC this week. Here is this week’s list:

Age of Empires Online (PC)
• "Skirmish Booster Pack" – FREE
Create your own battle! Fully configurable Skirmish Hall allows you to choose every element of gameplay, from resources, teams, and victory conditions to opponent civilizations, difficulty, and strategy. All units are automatically unlocked and battle-ready! Play against civilization-based computer opponents on more than 20 different battlegrounds to earn new advisors, vanity trophies, and gear. YOU control the battlefield!


The Black Eyed Peas Experience
• "Black Eyed Peas Experience - They Don’t Want Music DLC“ (The Black Eyed Peas) – 240 MSP
• "Black Eyed Peas Experience - Do It Like This DLC“ (The Black Eyed Peas) – 240 MSP

Dance Central 2
• "Closer - Ne-Yo" – 240 MSP

Forza Motorsport 4
• "Hyundai Veloster Bonus Pack" – FREE
Free download! This pack contains two cars for you to collect, race and customize: The 2011 Rhys Millen Racing Hyundai Veloster and the 2013 Hyundai Veloster Turbo (includes Autovista experience). In game credits or Car Tokens required to purchase these cars in Career Play.


Kinect Sports: Season Two – more details here
• "Kinect Sports: Season Two - Midnight Mountain Pack" – 400 MSP (this has achievements)
• “Kinect Sports: Season Two – Free Ski Trial" – FREE

The King of Fighters XIII
• "Additional Character Mr. Karate" – 400 MSP
"Mr.Karate" is available as an additional playable character. How to use "Mr.Karate". 1. At the character select screen, move the cursor over "Takuma Sakazaki". 2. Then, press "BACK" in order to reveal "Mr.Karate" character portrait. 3. Press "A" to confirm.
Rock Band 3 – as detailed in Friday’s post
• "Hall & Oates Pack 01" – 440 MSP
• "I Can't Go For That (No Can Do) - Hall & Oates” – 160 MSP
• "Maneater - Hall & Oates” – 160 MSP
• "Private Eyes - Hall & Oates” – 160 MSP

Here is a list of the songs approved by Rock Band Network community that have been released since last Tuesday:

• "Full Song – Heartless“ (Pythia) – 160 MSP
Free trial: http://marketplace.xbox.com/Product/Trial-Song-Heartless/000...
• "Full Song – Entropy/Extropy“ (Chaotrope) – 80 MSP
Free trial: http://marketplace.xbox.com/Product/Trial-Song-Entropy-Extro...
• "Full Song – Elysian“ (Chaotrope) – 80 MSP
Free trial: http://marketplace.xbox.com/Product/Trial-Song-Elysian/00000...
• "Full Song – BRODYQUEST“ (Lemon Demon) – 160 MSP
Free trial: http://marketplace.xbox.com/Product/Trial-Song-BRODYQUEST/00...
• "Full Song – Too Little Too Late“ (Pan.a.ce.a) – 80 MSP
Free trial: http://marketplace.xbox.com/Product/Trial-Song-Too-Little-To...
• "Full Song – Keyhole in the Sky“ (Rishloo) – 80 MSP
Free trial: http://marketplace.xbox.com/Product/Trial-Song-Keyhole-in-th...
• "Full Song – Inside“ (Cold Steel) – 80 MSP
Free trial: http://marketplace.xbox.com/Product/Trial-Song-Inside/000000...
• "Full Song – Touch the Mic“ (The Break Down) – 80 MSP
Free trial: http://marketplace.xbox.com/Product/Trial-Song-Touch-the-Mic...
• "Full Song – Beer, Metal, Trolls and Vomit! (2x Bass Pedal)“ (Nordheim) – 160 MSP
Free trial: http://marketplace.xbox.com/Product/Trial-Song-Beer-Metal-Tr...
• "Full Song – Culling the Weak (2x Bass Pedal)“ (Broken Equilibrium) – 80 MSP
Free trial: http://marketplace.xbox.com/Product/Trial-Song-Culling-the-W...
• "Full Song – Culling the Weak“ (Broken Equilibrium) – 80 MSP
Free trial: http://marketplace.xbox.com/Product/Trial-Song-Culling-the-W...
• "Full Song – Planet Smasher“ (Devin Townsend) – 160 MSP
Free trial: http://marketplace.xbox.com/Product/Trial-Song-Planet-Smashe...

SpongeBob's Surf & Skate Roadtrip
• “The Superhero Pack" – 80 MSP
Do you share SpongeBob and Patrick’s love for Bikini Bottom’s favourite retired superheroes? Now’s your chance to show the crowds, when you take to the track dressed as Mermaid Man and Barnacle Boy!
• “The Hang 10 Pack" – 80 MSP
Would you like a bigger reward for smashing up obstacles? These ten boards score bonus Awesome points for skilled play!
Ultimate Marvel vs. Capcom 3
• “Brawler Pack" – 320 MSP
Get alternate costumes for Spencer, Haggar, She-Hulk, and Iron Fist! Get down and dirty with these tough new outfits!
Yoostar on MTV
• “Music Videos 2: 3 pack" – 400 MSP
Pack includes three music videos: "Only Girl in the World" by Rihanna, "Don't Cha" by The Pussycat Dolls and "Super Bass" by Nicki Minaj. (Lip dubs sold separately.) Note: Yoostar scenes are often available both as single video clips and in scene packs. Please consider your purchase carefully before downloading.
• “Only Girl (In the World)" – 160 MSP
Rihanna - PERFORMER 1: Rihanna. Artist: Rihanna. Song: "Only Girl (In the World)". Album: "Loud". Label: Def Jam.
• “Only Girl (In the World) (lip-dub)" – 160 MSP
Rihanna - PERFORMER 1: Rihanna. Artist: Rihanna. Song: "Only Girl (In the World)". Album: "Loud". Label: Def Jam.
• “Doug and the principal” – 160 MSP
The State - ROLE 1: Principal Wheeler (Kevin Allison) ROLE 2: Doug (Michael Showalter). Burnout high-schooler Doug tries to rebel against another sympathetic authority figure, and fails. Again.
• “It's a curse, dude" – 160 MSP
The Hard Times of RJ Berger - ROLE 1: R.J. Berger (Paul Iacono) ROLE 2: Miles Jenner (Jareb Dauplaise). Gawky R.J. accidentally revealed his big secret. Now the whole school knows he's packing. Miles is hurt he never knew, but hopes it's their ticket out of geekdom.
• “The rookie" – 160 MSP
Death Valley - ROLE 1: Captain Dashell (Bryan Callen) ROLE 2: Officer Kirsten Landry (Katie Lotz). Though Landry joined L.A.'s Undead Task Force to destroy monsters, the Captain assigns her to trail his rowdy niece to a party. Why? Because he said so.
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.